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Keith Lobdell

CHAMPLAIN | Declan Edwards scored in the penultimate minute against Peru Sept. 12, making good on a Matthew Magaldi assist in the 79th to force a 1-1 tie against the Cougars. Read more

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Jill Lobdell

PERU | The Peru varsity girls soccer team was able to break through first after 45 scoreless minutes, but Northeastern Clinton rallied with a pair of goals to score a 2-1 win Sept. 11. Read more

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Keith Lobdell

WESTPORT | The Lake Placid and Boquet Valley boys soccer teams were unable to turn the numbers on th scoreboard Sept. 10, as the two teams went 100 minutes in a 0-0 tie. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | Alyssa Summo scored once in each half and Haylie Buysse added a goal as Keene shutout Johnsburg-Minerva 3-0 Sept, 9. Read more

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A look at 21 of the Northern Soccer League teams who will be competing for league and sectional titles in 2019, including the newly formed Boquet Valley Griffins and Johnsburg-Minerva merged squad. Read more

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A look at all 19 Northern Soccer League participants in boys soccer, including the newly merged Johnsburg-Minerva squad, Newcomb and newly formed Boquet Valley Read more

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MINERVA | Around 60 people gathered at the Minerva Town Hall and Senior Center Aug. 13 to listen to propositions to change the current volunteer EMS and fire squad system that serves the ever-aging population of Minerva and surrounding Adirondack... Read more

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RAY BROOK | Environmentalists were pleased and supervisors in Five Towns were exasperated after a court ruling that, at least for now, appears to block construction of snowmobile trails connecting communities in the central Adirondacks. Read more

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OLMSTEDVILLE | The Town of Minerva’s namesake festival — embraced by generations of area citizens — is to be held primarily Saturday, July 6, with a full roster of events. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | Adam McCall knows he’s stepping into some legendary shoes. Or perhaps more accurately, some legendary oven mitts. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | A new center where people in the southern Adirondacks will gather to exercise, socialize and perhaps seek counseling or get connected with various life-enhancing services was launched in an auspicious manner May 8. Read more

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NEWCOMB | Downtown Newcomb, as downtowns are traditionally thought of, does not exist. It’s three miles along Route 28N of a house here and a business there, with a park or a government building scattered along the way. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Coming out of World War II, Sen. William Fulbright, a Southern Democrat seeking to establish “a little more reason, and a little more compassion into world affairs,” launched a cultural-exchange fellowship that has flourished... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A proposal to increase the county’s tax on hotel rooms by 2 percent and direct that new revenue to fund local capital projects was put forward by the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) Monday. 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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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh High boys varsity basketball team clinched a share of the CVAC Division I regular season title with a 75-26 win over Saranac Lake Monday night... Read more

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MINERVA | When people grumble about land being added to the state Forest Preserve, boatbuilder Peter Hornbeck likes to remind them that it’s the protected lands that drive much of the local economy. Read more

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NORTH HUDSON | Representatives of the central Adirondack Five Towns coalition expressed disappointment and a degree of anger last week over a lawsuit filed by two environmental groups intended to prevent the state from building a 140-foot bridge... Read more

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I retired as tax collector for Minerva Central School. Read more

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SILVER BAY | Silver Bay YMCA was recently host to the annual district meeting of the nationally recognized YMCA Youth & Government program. Read more

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