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PLATTSBURGH | The Town of Plattsburgh has unveiled a new sign, funded by a grant from the William G. Pomeroy Foundation, by the Cumberland Head region. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | There’s two reasons local angler Ben Wright likes fishing Lake Champlain. Sure, it’s his hometown lake. But it also boasts a quality that Wright finds special as he hits the water for this weekend’s Costa FLW Series Northern... Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga has joined a list of towns calling for after-hours lockdowns of two northern Lake George boat launches to prevent the spread of invasive species. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | SUNY Plattsburgh climate scientist Eric Leibensperger is giving students the chance to engage in research that begins on the deck of a boat in Lake Champlain. Read more

The Sun

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A dear friend from high school now resides in Florida with her husband and they spend several months “up North” during the summer. She and I make sure to get together as often as possible for lunch during these short months. Read more

Community Columnists

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PLATTSBURGH | Lake Champlain will be alive with anglers hoping for the big prize as the Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) returns to Plattsburgh for a pair of events. Read more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | During the portion of the French and Indian War that was fought in the mid-1700s, it is arguable that the British sank more of their own boats than the French did. They meant to do it. Read more

The Sun

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The 2019 Vermont legislative session is now history, and it’s worth taking stock of its accomplishments, both positive and negative. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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If you like history and love to fish Lake Champlain or its big tributaries, then here is something for you. O Read more

Community Columnists

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CROWN POINT | Communities in the Essex County lake communities are gearing up for the Empire State bicycle trail, which is expected to be completed by the end of next year. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Historical Society will host award-winning scientist Bill Ardren on Friday, June 21 at 7 p.m. to speak on efforts to restore a once-thriving salmon fishery to Lake Champlain. Read more

The Sun

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RAY BROOK | A new map — updated online daily — will help summer swimmers, boaters, hikers and paddlers track harmful algal blooms (HABs) in lakes, ponds and rivers around the region. Read more

The Sun

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NYS Summer Classic Fishing Tournament via facebook

PLATTSBURGH | The Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) 2019 Tour presented by T-H Marine will come to a close at the Lake Champlain finale, which will reel in anglers, economic and environmental impacts and big fish to Clinton County... Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The Mayor’s Cup Regatta & Festival is returning for its 42nd year to the City of Plattsburgh, hosted by the Sunrise Rotary. Read more

The Sun

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CHESTERFIELD | The North Branch of the Boquet River begins alongside a dirt Adirondack road adjacent to a former family retreat dotted with ponds and crossed by streams, where peregrine falcons nest, dragonflies swarm... Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | In American history the noble draft horse gets all the ink, but it was the ox that did the heavy lifting. Read more

The Sun

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ADDISON | Seven Vermont state-owned historic sites opened their doors for the 2019 season. This collection of sites offers 80 historic structures along with over 1,000 acres of forest and farmland. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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NYS Summer Classic Fishing Tournament via facebook

PLATTSBURGH | Members of the Plattsburgh Rotary Club have announced that the third-annual Rotary International Fishing Classic will be held on Lake Champlain Friday, May 31, to Sunday, June 2. Read more

The Sun

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Last November, almost anyone running for office in Vermont was reminded as to just how intolerant the electorate has become. Anyone with the letter “R” next to his or her name, unless running unopposed, was summarily voted out of office. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | All are invited to experience the Ticonderoga area Memorial Day Weekend with multiple celebrations, events and family focused opportunities in Hague, Crown Point and Ticonderoga. Read more

The Sun