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TICONDEROGA | Two boat launches in northern Lake George will be locked down after hours beginning Sept. 6 as part of a pilot program to increase protection from aquatic invasive species on the lake, Department of Environmental Conservation... Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The Lake George Partnership recently reviewed six area environmental projects the group is coordinating, in an effort to protect the water of the lake and the ecological integrity of the region. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | For about two weeks, a group of professional and volunteer archeologists have been sifting through many tons of dirt excavated from a construction site in Lake George Village where 18th century human bones were unearthed... Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | With the summer tourism season now underway, area law enforcement officials are urging boaters to not pilot their watercraft after they have consumed alcoholic beverages. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE |  The Lake George Park Commission’s Mandatory Boat Inspection Program has completed another season with support from the Lake George Association(LGA). Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | The Loon Lake Park District Association has concerns about the behavior of motor vessel operators, John Nick told the Chester Town Board last week. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE —  A plot of village land off Transfer Station Road will soon be offered for sale. Read more

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TICONDEROGA — Divers found the body of a missing 61-year-old man who fell off his paddle board at the Ticonderoga end of Lake George. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — An ongoing investigation to identify the source of E. coli contamination at Million Dollar Beach yielded results last week, as a major breech in the town’s sewer system was discovered by a task force of municipal workers. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Manholes found buried, uncovered and open as search for contaminants continues Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Ever-popular Million Dollar Beach on Lake George, one of the region’s top tourist attractions, will remain closed to swimming at least through Friday June 23 due to high levels of E. coli contamination in the lakewater. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE —  In the wake of the recent conviction of Alexander West in a fatal hit-and-run boat crash on Lake George that killed a young girl, any attempts this year to hold Log Bay Day will be fought by law enforcement authorities. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Stunned with the arrest of a leading coordinator of environmental grants in the region, area municipal officials reassigned his duties this week as they strategized how to move forward with pending environmental protection projects. Read more

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QUEENSBURY – Charges stem from Log Bay Day boating accident; claimed life of 8-yr. old Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — The police investigation into a fatal hit-and-run boating crash July 25 on Lake George that killed a young girl moved forward this week as five suspects were arrested. Read more

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TICONDEROGA — Following two successful years as a pilot program, the Lake George Park Commission is expected to make the boat inspection program permanent with a vote April 8. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — With wind whipping up waves on Lake George behind them, dozens of people gathered on the shores of Lake George Oct. 2 at a memorial service observing the 10th anniversary of the capsizing of the Ethan Allen tour boat. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Wednesday, Sept. 2, concluded a six-day Asian clam survey of Lake George, the fourth annually since the mollusks were first discovered in the lake in 2010. Read more

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