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The national American Legion was founded in 1919, 100 years ago this year. Within months of that first charter, Essex County veterans of World War I came together to secure benefits, outreach, policy, education and community support... Read more

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The Elizabethtown-Lewis Emergency Squad will be holding the first of two public forums on May 21 at 6 p.m. at the Lewis Congregational Church. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The University of Vermont Health Network — Elizabethtown Community Hospital is accepting applications for the second year of its paramedic education program. Read more

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WESTPORT | The newly seated Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport School Board adopted a tentative first budget last week. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | In some ways, Inez Milholland was the Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of her day: An attractive, flamboyant, unabashed New Yorker — she would have been aces with a Twitter account. Read more

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WESTPORT | As the last few meetings of Westport Central School’s Board of Education approach, President Alice LaRock brought a gavel down, for the first time. Read more

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Elizabethtown | Essex County is in the early stages of implementing a pilot program designed to address critical emergency service gaps and labor shortages. Read more

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LEWIS | Staff at Essex County’s Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) are settled into new office space on Route 9N, just west of the hamlet here. Read more

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westport | The Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport School Board is forging ahead, evaluating building use plans and budget items and looking to hire a superintendent as the deadline for the new district budget looms mid-April. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The newly formed and sworn Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport School Board met here for a second session Monday. Read more

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LEWIS | Christopher Bikowitz has been named the new assistant Essex County Jail administrator. Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | The Beekmantown Eagles advanced to the Section VII/Class B semifinals with a 30-25 win over Plattsburgh High Tuesday night while Khaleah Cleveland scored 25 points as the Johnsburg Jaguars scored a 45-26 win over... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Four sectional playoff games take place today with two quarterfinal round games in the Section VII boys hockey playoffs as well as the Class B girls basketball quarterfinal and Class D preliminary rounds. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A pair of returning NYSPHSAA Final Four teams will hold top seeds in the Section VII playoffs, along with the most storied girls program in sectional history as they seek their 20th — and final — sectional crown. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Plattsburgh High, Northern Adirondack and Wells will be the top seeds for the Section VII boys playoffs starting this week. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | For the second day, the vast majority of the Section VII sports schedule has been wiped away due to winter weather, affecting a pair of era-ending home games. Read more

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CHAMPLAIN | The Northeastern Clinton girls varsity basketball team won its second consecutive CVAC overall and Division I titles Monday night, scoring a 56-25 win over Ticonderoga. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Local residents are beginning to see the fruits of state-funded broadband expansion efforts. Read more

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LEWIS | Sheriff David Reynolds has announced a new addition to his administration. Read more

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CROWN POINT | The Chazy girls varsity basketball team scored a big MVAC northern division win over Crown Point Panthers Monday, rallying from eight points down at halftime for a 41-39 overtime win. Read more

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