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Here we go again. You turn on the evening news and it’s the same old story told every winter and early spring after a thaw or rain event. Read more

Community Columnists


Tim Rowland

UPPER JAY | Essex County has deployed equipment to start removing an ice jam in Upper Jay on the East Branch of the AuSable River. Read more

The Sun

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UPPER JAY | County officials say they’re aware of an ice jam in Upper Jay on the AuSable River and are monitoring the obstruction for potential movement. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury River was jammed with broken ice blocks of all sizes after a night and day of warming temperatures and heavy rain. Read more

The Vermont Eagle


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WARREN COUNTY | Aerial surveillance of ice buildup on the Hudson River is now being conducted in Warren County to detect the formation of ice jams. Read more

The Sun


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WILMINGTON | These are the salad days of meteorology. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County supervisors awarded the bid to deconstruct the Rome Dam in AuSable Forks to Reale Construction Inc., of Ticonderoga. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Five families displaced by flooding at Underwood Estates earlier this year have returned home. Read more

The Sun

ALTONA | The National Weather Service in Burlington, Vermont issued a flood warning for Clinton County on Wednesday afternoon through 8:30 p.m. tonight. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | “Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.” Read more

The Sun

The Town of Thurman thanks Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Department of Transportation (DOT) Acting Commissioner Paul Karas for opening the State Route 418 bridge in record time and for their exemplary service and continuing attention to our community. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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Access road will be built first to start three-year deconstruction of old “Pulp Mill” dam; the $2.5 million project is funded by NY Rising flood mitigation program Read more

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SCHROON LAKE – Two families were evacuated last weekend after the Schroon River suddenly rose around their homes due to heavy rains. Read more

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