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SALISBURY | Bill Powers, of Rutland, and Ivy Dixon, of Pittsford, enjoyed a walk on the thickening ice on Lake Dunmore in Salisbury. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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LAKE GEORGE | While a number of highway employees of towns surrounding Lake George have taken steps to reduce the use of road salt in an effort to reduce lakewater pollution, the procedures have not been standardized or fully documented. Read more

The Sun

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As I age, my reverence for winter diminishes. Ice and snows are not as fun as they used to be. Read more

Community Columnists

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LAKE GEORGE | People strolling through Lake George Village this winter will likely witness more human activity than ever due to an ordinance adopted at the village board’s November meeting. Read more

The Sun

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WILMINGTON | The state Department of Transportation (DOT) will begin using less salt on Route 86 between Lake Placid and Wilmington. Read more

The Sun

LAKE GEORGE | Conservationists hope to work with road crews to decrease winter salt applications Read more

The Sun

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

The Sun

LAKE GEORGE | Village officials are poised to embark on a novel venture — they’ve decided to modify their wintertime road maintenance procedures in one small section of the municipality at the request of local homeowners. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Hundreds of people gathered in Plattsburgh on Saturday as part of a nationwide “Families Belong Together” rally Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | Snowmobiles and sports cars will be charging across lake ice this weekend as the final installment of the 2018 Lake George Winter Carnival is held. Read more

The Sun

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MORIAH | The Moriah Booster Club is hosting its first-ever Viking Ice Breaker as a fundraiser to break winter doldrums. Read more

The Sun

I had the opportunity to visit Adirondack Lake recently as the Indian Lake/Blue Mountain Fish and Game Club held its ice fishing derby. Read more

Community Columnists

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PLATTSBURGH | Authorities are cautioning residents to implement proper safety precautions when combating the cold. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | Efforts to preserve, promote and protect Lake George are the focus of 10 of the state’s Regional Economic Development Awards announced Dec. 13 by Gov. Cuomo. Read more

The Sun

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INDIAN LAKE | The recent cold snap might be a problem for some, what with stocking up on firewood, cold-starting cars, and the necessity of salt-covered roads. Read more

The Sun

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PITTSFORD | On a cold day in January, descending the Pittsford Ice Caves, located off Goat Farm Road, provides a breath of summer’s air, well, sort of. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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LAKE GEORGE | Despite single digit air temperatures and sub-zero wind chills prompting a low turnout, the organizers of the 2018 Lake George Polar Plunge were able to raise over $4,000 on New Year’s Day plunge. Read more

The Sun

PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh is reminding property owners to follow the city’s sidewalk snow removal policy. Read more

The Sun

This is my first winter in the Adirondacks, and Monday’s snow flurries were a kind of harbinger of things to come. Read more

Guest Columnists

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CHAMPLAIN | Work has been completed on the Town of Champlain’s new salt storage facility. Read more

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