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WILLSBORO | The Adirondack forest — its hemlock, beech, maple, ash, pine and oak — is perhaps as iconic as the mountains themselves. Public urged to be on the lookout for signs of damaging invasives. Read more

The Sun

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Adirondack Park Not Bad For Business. Bunk! Read more

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NORTH CREEK | The Adirondack Park has performed better economically than the rest of rural America since the inception of the Adirondack Park Agency, according to a new study... Read more

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I watch as Essex County looks to apply another band-aid, a land bank to purchase abandoned, blighted properties. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the state legislature now in session with a new Democratic majority, the North Country delegation touched down in Plattsburgh on Friday to brief local industry leaders on the latest from Albany. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Local businesses remain confident that the area’s economy is growing. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | After a one-year hiatus, the Ticonderoga Festival Guild Players will be back in action in 2019, performing a dinner-theater murder mystery later this month at the Best Western hotel. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont Gov. Phil Scott (R) and U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy (D) announced on Jan. 22 that Vermont communities struggling to overcome the decline in the forestry industry will now be able to consider accessing a $7 million taxpayer-funded... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PORT HENRY | The high cost of living in Vermont has sent some people packing for the Western shores of Lake Champlain, which Moriah Chamber of Commerce President Renee Anderson believes has contributed to an uptick in commercial activity... Read more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | As the Town of Moriah looks to maximize returns on its two waterfront campgrounds, it will retain the services of a waterfront committee that is working with a New York investor to redevelop the valuable properties. Read more

The Sun

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WASHINGTON, D.C | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Schuylerville) was a rare bright spot for Republicans in last month’s midterm elections. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga has been selected as a trailhead for the planned Empire State Trail, a multi-use route expected to open in 2020. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Johnsburg’s designation as a federal Opportunity Zone is expected to brighten the town’s long-term economic prospects, local officials said. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County has reached a deal with vacation rental site Airbnb to collect taxes on all bookings for stays within the county. Read more

The Sun

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BALLSTON SPA | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has clinched a heavy-duty endorsement days before the midterm elections. Read more

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NOYAN, QUEBEC | Barreling through a winding strip along the U.S.-Canada border, a cavalcade of cars sped past vast swaths of farmland. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) will hold their first “Fall/End of Year Membership Drive.” Read more

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KEESEVILLE | The official launch of six Adirondack Cuisine Trails happened beside a braying herd of Devon cattle at Mace Chasm Farm. An October sun poured over their verdant field as a farmhand moved them toward fresh pasture. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | While Vermont Gov. Phil Scott hasn’t been seen stumping for many Republican candidates ahead of the Nov. 6 election, on Tuesday he joined independent Addison County state Senate candidates Marie Audet and Paul Ralston... Read more

The Vermont Eagle