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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County voters will head to the polls on Nov. 6  to decide a number of local races here... more

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PLATTSBURGH | Jeff Moore thinks the City of Plattsburgh is at a crossroads. more

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Westport Central and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central voters decided last week to move forward in the merger process between the two districts. more

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PLATTSBURGH | “We get one chance to get things right for the next 10 years.” more

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PLATTSBURGH | Whether you speak English or French, a new message overlooking the Northway will welcome you to Plattsburgh: more

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PLATTSBURGH | A grassroots push spearheaded by residents to save the city money by delaying a sidewalk infrastructure project has failed. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Board of Supervisors is continuing to oppose the state’s effort to declare a railway in the central Adirondacks abandoned — but are taking a lighter touch. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The long-rumored relocation of the city’s water pollution control plant from the shores of Lake Champlain is looking a little more unlikely. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Champlain Valley Educational Services (CVES) is poised to launch a $29.8 million capital plan designed to fund major infrastructure upgrades and allow for the purchase of new property. more

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PLATTSBURGH | As negotiators continue to hammer out the Farm Bill, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is calling for the inclusion of a proposed grant program designed to boost employment in the North Country. more

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LAKE GEORGE | A proposal to permit homeowners to park vehicles in their yards during popular local summer events has been abandoned by village leaders. more

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This space recently shared a local man’s smug, self-congratulatory paean to conservativism. more

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Last month, Vermont Gov. Phil Scott (R) announced that over 200 elementary and secondary schools in the state will receive so-called school-safety grants as part of plan to enhance school safety after a series of out-of-state school shooting. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Community stakeholders and local lawmakers continue to be hungry for details on the state’s universal broadband program. more

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JOHNSBURG | The task of repairing or replacing the bridge over Claude Straight Road in Johnsburg, undermined in a 2013 storm, received $60,000 from the federal government to help cover the cost, five years after the fact. more

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AUSABLE FORKS | The East and West branches of the Ausable River both begin high on the flanks of Mt. Marcy, but while the West Branch is famous for fly fishing and photogenic cascades, the East Branch in known more for ice jams and flood damage. more

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MIDDLEBURY | At the Aug. 14 Middlebury Selectboard meeting, with the infrastructure committee’s endorsement, selectboard members made the following contract awards related to Public Works Department operations: more

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QUEENSBURY | A proposed countywide ban on retail stores bagging purchases in single-use plastic bags is headed toward two public hearings. more

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AUSABLE | The Town of Ausable will ask for voter approval on a proposed $4.6 million bond to fund a major infrastructure overhaul at the town-owned Keeseville Civic Center. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Once an ally of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, former Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner now wants his job. more

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