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When the ice went out of the Schroon River on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 26 and 27, 1919, it took with it six of 10 new piers and three old ones belonging to the Schroon River Pulp and Paper Company in Burnhamville... Read more

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JOHNSBURG | New members were inducted into the National Junior and Senior Honor societies at Johnsburg Central School (JCS) recently. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | A new center where people in the southern Adirondacks will gather to exercise, socialize and perhaps seek counseling or get connected with various life-enhancing services was launched in an auspicious manner May 8. Read more

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JOHNSBURG | Former Minerva/Newcomb softball MVP Astasia Myler has been racking up the accolades as she finished her college career at the College of Saint Rose this spring. Read more

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THURMAN | A multi-talented, generous man prominent in northern Warren County was remembered by neighbors this week following his death May 2 at age 78. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Various positions in town government are up for election this year, and a variety of candidates have filed petitions for the public offices. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Warren County officials have received four proposals for either the operation or purchase of the county railroad, and they will soon be evaluating what portions of the documents will be made public. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | The 62nd-annual Hudson River Whitewater Derby is likely to feature plenty of action this year, as the river is likely to be high and fast, race organizers and enthusiasts said this week. Read more

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JOHNSBURG | The Bolton/Schroon Lake varsity softball team opened the 2019 season with an offensive thriller, scoring a 16-12 victory over Johnsburg April 16. Read more

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The recent storm raised hob with some of the sugar makers in this locality. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Robust sales tax revenue for Warren County is leading to more of its rough roadways to be paved this summer, if not earlier. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Two Warren County supervisors spent time in Washington, D.C., last week advocating for improved broadband and cell coverage — and boosted funding for ambulance services — in the rural areas of the county. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Lack of internet connectivity has a huge impact on the lives of area residents, Laurie Arnheiter said this week as she announced an upcoming public broadband informational meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 15... Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | The Beekmantown Eagles advanced to the Section VII/Class B semifinals with a 30-25 win over Plattsburgh High Tuesday night while Khaleah Cleveland scored 25 points as the Johnsburg Jaguars scored a 45-26 win over... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Four sectional playoff games take place today with two quarterfinal round games in the Section VII boys hockey playoffs as well as the Class B girls basketball quarterfinal and Class D preliminary rounds. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | The Johnsburg Central School District was faulted in a recent state audit for failing to adequately document extracurricular purchases and cash advances, and neglecting to collect sales tax during school fundraisers. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | Khaleah Cleveland had already set the Johnsburg girls varsity record for most points scored in a career heading into their Feb. 8 game against Lake Placid. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Local residents are beginning to see the fruits of state-funded broadband expansion efforts. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | A top athlete at Johnsburg High who’s been powering her basketball team this year to one victory after another, has earned a spot in school history by breaking a record that existed for 23 years. Read more

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NEWCOMB | The Newcomb Board of Education named a committee last week to move the school system’s sports programs forward... Read more

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