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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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To the Editor: Jobs, health care, housing, training and education. Power from renewable energy sources, repaired and upgraded infrastructure and power grids. Money to retrofit buildings. Read more

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To the Editor: “To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile but is morally treasonable to the American public,” said Teddy Roosevelt in.. Read more

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Among the things, I dislike about coverage of national sports are the various articles about the possible outcomes of future events. More importantly, are the upcoming 2020 elections and how our world turmoil will be affected by their outcome. Read more

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To the Editor: It has been two years since I spoke with Ti Supervisor about properties with junk cars, trailers and all sorts of debris. Joe assured me they were trying to enforce regulations but there were legal concerns they were working on. Read more

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To the Editor: In her latest commentary published in The Sun, our duly elected Congresswoman decried the Constitutionally-mandated process for investigating improper overreach by a sitting President. Read more

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At the Dec. 12 City of Plattsburgh Common Council Meeting Councilors Peter Ensel and Rachelle Armstrong asked “What is the rush?” in response to that night’s vote to initiate more stringent inspections of apartment and rental buildings. Read more

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As we close out another year of history it brings to my mind that the month of December seems to be at the top of the list when it comes to worldwide events involving millions of people - from small rural towns to huge countries. Read more

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To the Editor: When I fish, hike, and hunt the woods, waters and mountains here, I am grateful for the clean air and water that we’re blessed within the Adirondacks. For the past 30 years, they have been getting cleaner - until now. Read more

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Back in July, you folks printed a note of mine regarding the long-ago connection of the stars and stripes to those who really care about their living free. 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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  • 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.