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KEENE | The Adirondack Land Trust was awarded accreditation by the Land Trust Alliance last month, a distinction signifying that the organization meets the highest national standards for land and water conservation. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | Start-up funds from three grants and local donations will allow the Keene Valley Library Association to launch a new oral and visual history-gathering project via online and in-person storytelling. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | Residents in Keene met in a recent Town Hall gathering to review proposed costs for the Capital Reconstruction Project at Keene Central School (KCS). Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A proposal to increase the county’s tax on hotel rooms by 2 percent and direct that new revenue to fund local capital projects was put forward by the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) Monday. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Saranac’s Connor Kiroy said he has never hit anyone with an object he has thrown during a track and field competition. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A pair of returning NYSPHSAA Final Four teams will hold top seeds in the Section VII playoffs, along with the most storied girls program in sectional history as they seek their 20th — and final — sectional crown. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | For the second day, the vast majority of the Section VII sports schedule has been wiped away due to winter weather, affecting a pair of era-ending home games. Read more

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CHAMPLAIN | The Northeastern Clinton girls varsity basketball team won its second consecutive CVAC overall and Division I titles Monday night, scoring a 56-25 win over Ticonderoga. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | It has been one of those winters. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Saranac varsity indoor track and field programs swept their way through the Section VII Championships Feb. 9. Read more

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RAY BROOK | The state and a coalition of partners are rolling out a new effort to reduce the number of backcountry search and rescue operations in the Adirondacks. Read more

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KEENE | A prominent New Jersey artist whose work was well-known in the Adirondack region has died, according to his son-in-law. 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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ESSEX | “Mentoring Madness” swept across the North Country last Monday as mentors from area colleges, hospitals, businesses and non-profits talked with thousands of students at 13 schools about the importance of civic engagement, college and... Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | In March of 1920, the spunky and adventuresome silent film star Pearl White was in the village of Port Henry shooting a picture about Alaska. Read more

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RAY BROOK | The campaign to increase the number of Forest Rangers who patrol the Adirondack Park has taken center stage in state budget hearings. Read more

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KEENE | The death of a Keeseville man who was pinned down by a delivery truck is under investigation by New York State Police. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference has announced their scholar athletes for the fall 2018 season. Read more

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SARANAC | The Northeastern Clinton girls basketball team outscored Saranac Chiefs 26-5 over the second and third quarter to take control in the showdown of the top two teams in Division I of the CVAC Tuesday night. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | While the temperatures go down in the North Country, the action on the local high school basketball courts is starting to heat up as teas reach the midway point of the 2018-19 season. Read more

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