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Many writers have noted that the electoral college has recently functioned as a formality. But the founding fathers did not intend it as a formality, and treating it as such now puts our country at grave risk. Read more

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The nonprofit sector is vital to the economic health of our communities. A 2013 report, conducted by Adirondack Foundation and the Adirondack Nonprofit Network. Read more

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Thank you for your informative articles in the potential ELCS-WCS merger in the Dec. 10 edition of the Sun. Read more

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In regards to the merger discussions between WCS and ELCS, we are looking at a solution to treat the symptom of the disease. Read more

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The Schroon Lake Lions Club has been offering free eye screenings for pre-K and kindergarten children in local elementary schools for the past several years. Read more

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The 2017 United Way of the Adirondack Region campaign has launched with an ambitious goal of $725,000. Read more

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No other team, high school or otherwise, has won eight of their 10 games on the road. This team had one home game win. Read more

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1. Democrats fought for Social Security Read more

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Surprise and confusion have been expressed about the number of white voters for Donald Trump. Read more

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No school is perfect, but before you slam someone or something get the facts right. Read more

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Mr. Cooper expressed some practical points and obvious common sense ones also. Certainly competitive shooting is fun, but somehow an assault weapon’s only purpose is to obliviate anything in it’s path. Read more

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Is the Town of Warrensburg selling its soul? On Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 7 p.m. the town’s Planning Board will be reviewing a site plan for a Dollar General store on the former Senior Center Building property at 3847 Main Street. Read more

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Um, of course the voters will decide in 2020. And maybe the Russians will have a say too, as decorated Marine and former FBI director Mueller documented and warned against. Read more

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I grow concerned when zealots like Jenkins’ attempt to establish a diet-based moral high ground, “Drop animals from menus.” Read more

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Marx said, “Religion is the opiate of the people.” If the masses demand an opiate, simply substitute evironmentalism for Christianity. Academia can provide a catechism. Read more

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This Sept. 1 will mark 80 years since Hitler invaded Poland and started World War II. Three years later, he launched the Holocaust that murdered 6 million European Jews. Read more

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This year, 58 horses have already died on New York State race tracks.  Ten have died at Saratoga Race Course since April.  Horseracing is cruelty and violence disguised as sport and entertainment. Read more

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The jurisdiction of the Constitution of these United States extends to all inhabitants, be they citizens or non-citizens. Read more

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Gun laws, from state to state, are different. All gun laws should be the same for all states, that way can’t make a mistake if you move to another state. Read more

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Seems Mr. Maddix of Plattsburgh was being disingenuous, intentionally or unintentionally, about the preamble to our Constitution. Allow me to give him a refresher course. Read more

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Ninety-two percent of gun owners, and practically all Americans, support universal background checks on the sale of firearms. Read more

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“Climate Change Threatens World Food Supply” was the lead story in yesterday’s leading newspapers. It was prompted by the release of a summary report by the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), staffed by more than 100... Read more

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Clearly Richard Barney of Ticonderoga has mistaken me for someone else. I have not been building an IRA estate for my heirs, therefore cheating other taxpayers. Read more

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A recent writer accused President Trump of being divisive and having a racist base. My observation is that the real haters and dividers are those who call me deplorable and racist because I don’t agree with them and believe in God... Read more

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In the last 24 hours, almost 30 people have lost their lives to the madness that has overcome our country. White supremacists and religious bigots have decided that life is a zero-sum game, where any openness displayed to one person is assumed... Read more

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June 6 the City of Plattsburgh Common Council appointed a task force to become a climate smart community focusing on reducing recourses and energy consumption. You can’t be serious? Read more

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Donald Trump loves to go to the Carolinas for his rallies, he knows that he can “Gin Up” the southerners with his xenophobic remarks. He knows that they love it, and they will stroke his ego. Read more

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As an actuary who spent most of my career in support of federal pension regulation, I am never comfortable with those who wish to use tax policy to turn much-needed pension provision into estate-building vehicles. Read more

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Memorial Day has come and gone, “D-Day” has come and gone. July 4 just went by. All those days are observed because they yielded us our freedoms, which are not free! Read more

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For those of us who harbor un-Christian sentiments toward any immigrant, I must remind them that the Preamble to the Constitution (the law of the land) opens with the construct “We The People” … not “We The Citizens.” Read more

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  • The Moriah Volunteer Fire Department recently presented a chack to the food pantry. Pictured are James Michener, George Harrington, Rick Maye, Jolene Yelle, Mike Beveridge, Brian Glebus, Gary Rancour, William Petro III, Joanne Podres, Brian Collupy, Suzanne Morse and Rich Redman.

  • Vermont attorney Jack McMullen (right) and family on a river cruise in Vietnam.

  • Pictured here are members of the Keene Valley Fire Department. Front row: Beth Pelkey, Greg Pelkey, Ian Hall, Lisa Hudson and Ryan Hall. Back row: Ron Hall, Lance LeClair (Keene FD), Bill Harral, Patrick Odell, Doug Downs and Wayne Hudson.

  • Ebola is a deadly and dreaded disease that is ravaging West Africa, a part of the world that has far too little in the way of modern health care and public health infrastructure. (U.S. CDC image of highly magnified ebola virus)

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    A recent Vermont Council on Rural Development-Vergennes Taskforce meeting.