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LAKE GEORGE | Prompted by local environmental advocates, Warren County officials are now considering establishing a centralized composting facility where food waste as well as brush and leaves can be deposited and processed. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | For more than 35 years, crowds have enjoyed witnessing motorcycles spitting up clouds of ice shards as they careen around race courses on the frozen lake’s surface, vying to take the lead. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | On Jan. 19, New York State Police in Queensbury responded to a residence in the town of Lake George after receiving report of a domestic incident. Jason L. Bradway, 45, of Lake George was arrested for allegedly assaulting a victim with Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | A destructive snow and ice storm, considered the most devastating in recent history, brought down trees on roadways and utility lines across six counties, cutting power to as many as 163,000 people. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The shuttle service that’s been carrying passengers to and from tourist destinations in North Creek is now expanding to transport local residents to downtown North Creek and to the Adirondack Community Outreach Center on Rte. 8 in Johns Read more

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CLUMS CORNERS | Three leading athletes on the Hadley-Luzerne/Lake George wrestling team won championships of their respective weight classes on Feb. 8, propelling the WarEagles to third place in the competitive Section II Class C tournament held at T Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Ending their 2019-2020 regular season on a high note, the Lake George Boys basketball team employed smooth teamwork and consistent defense to defeat rival Hadley-Luzerne by a score of 78-53. Read more

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POTSDAM | Clarkson University officials have announced the fall 2019 dean’s list students. Dean’s list students must achieve a minimum 3.25 grade-point average and also carry at least 14 credit hours. The following students are from Adirondack Journa Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | A myriad of activities are to be held at this weekend’s Lake George Winter Carnival — whether it’s prompting your dog to howl in a canine talent show, imitating Adele in a karaoke session, riding an ATV around the lake, gazing at firewo Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Stewart’s Shops officials announced the purchase of family-owned gasoline and diesel distribution company, Polsinello Fuels, along with five gas stations. Read more

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LAKE LUZERNE | The Hadley-Luzerne/Lake George WarEagles split two dual meets last week as they finished off their regular 2019-2020 season. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | The twin sisters on Warrensburg’s girls basketball team represented double-trouble to opponents this week, as senior forwards Aubrey and Abigail Ranous led the Burghers to two Adirondack League victories. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Regaining their early season momentum, the North Warren Boys Basketball team defeated three Adirondack League rivals in five days last week, improving their 2019-20 record to 14-2. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | All three Adirondack League girls basketball teams in northern Warren County defeated their opponents this week as the 2019-2020 season moved closer to conclusion. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Likely experiencing the best game of his career, Lake George sophomore guard/forward Cameron Orr poured in 31 points from all over the basketball court to lead Lake George to a 62-52 comeback victory Jan. 24 over Fort Ann. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Warren County’s relatively new method of keeping its roads clear of ice — undertaken in recent years to reduce salt pollution — has been temporarily jeopardized by the lack of prepared salt brine to spread on the county’s many miles of Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The region’s premier event for combating “cabin fever”  — Lake George Winter Carnival — kicks off this weekend,  offering a wide variety of activities for family fun. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | The race to take on the post of representing the 114th District Assembly District realigned this week. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Astronomical and perhaps meteorological factors, rare in the last quarter-century or so, are prompting the introduction of new aspects of Lake George Winter Carnival this year. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Southern Essex County received a thick slab of state funding from Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s 2019 Regional Economic Development Council grants, led by help for ongoing public works projects in Ticonderoga and Port Henry. Read more

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    North Warren Senior Guard Ryan Miller, team captain, shoots during a recent game against Lake George. Miller scored 8 points in a physical battle Jan. 24 against Granville, which remains unbeaten in the Adirondack League — a status North Warren held until their showdown with Lake George on Jan. 17. Tanner Dunkley (left) blocks his opponent from getting a potential rebound. Dunkley was the top scorer for the Cougars in the Granville game with 27 points.

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    North Warren Senior Guard Ryan Miller, team captain, shoots during a recent game against Lake George. Miller scored 8 points in a physical battle Jan. 24 against Granville, which remains unbeaten in the Adirondack League — a status North Warren held until their showdown with Lake George on Jan. 17. Tanner Dunkley (left) blocks his opponent from getting a potential rebound. Dunkley was the top scorer for the Cougars in the Granville game with 27 points.

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    ‘Lite Up the Village’

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    Blais Asks For Sewer Cash

    Lake George Village Mayor Robert Blais asks Warren County Supervisors Nov. 19 to commit $1 million of county Occupancy Tax revenue — to be paid in annual installments over the next 10 years — to help pay for the village’s looming $17 million debt incurred in the construction of the new village sewer plant.

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    Lake George Elementary second-grader Colbie Vanderklish, 7, is handed a T-shirt and hat prior to a ride home in a firetruck Nov. 6 for drawing a detailed fire escape plan for her family. Her work was judged as the top entry among 28 escape plans.

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    LG Kidney Transplant

    Lake George Town Assessor Lori Barber and town laborer Johnny Cocozza-Hill pose for a photo Nov. 7, four days before they were both in Albany Medical Center for a kidney transplant operation. Lori, 50, gave up one of her kidneys to Cocozza-Hill, who has a chronic kidney condition that has worsened in the last two years.