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MIDDLEBURY | For most Vermonters, it’s clear that the state relies heavily on tourism to help add needed money in local coffers. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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VERGENNES | When it comes to helping their neighbors, Americans are generous. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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QUEENSBURY | Controversy has erupted among Warren County supervisors over the distribution of sales tax revenue to the county’s municipalities, and the issue may have substantial political repercussions. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | State lawmakers must decide whether to keep the state property tax cap next year as they head back to Albany next year. Read more

The Sun

MIDDLEBURY | Amey Ryan, of Neighbors Together, and Karen Duguay, of the Better Middlebury Partnership, agreed to end the Midd Money Reward Program and redeem all outstanding cards by Nov. 30. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

SCHROON LAKE | Town hall expansion ran over by nearly $100,000 state says. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Tedra Cobb is having a moment. Read more

The Sun 2 Comments

Less than 10 percent of Elise Stefanik’s donors live in New York’s 21st Congressional District. Read more

Letters to the Editor 5 Comments

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The daily newspapers in New York’s 21st Congressional District are in a lather — but for the wrong reasons Read more

Editorials 5 Comments

“Representative to Congress.”  Nice title. It should mean someone who actually represents the people of the district. Read more

Letters to the Editor

We all know that money buys political influence. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The Warren County Board of Supervisors is asking the state to double the appropriation for the Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) system from $4 million to $8 million per year. Read more

The Sun

Last week I noted that a number of Nobel Prize in Economics winners of late have studied something called behavioral economics. Many economists find that very disturbing. Read more

Guest Columnists

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KEESEVILLE | The local volunteer fire department was asked to keep better watch over its financial records in an audit released by the state Comptrollers Office last week. Read more

The Sun

You’ve heard about it, but few have been touched by it — yet. Neither even existed before 2008. I’m referring to Bitcoin and its Brooklyn rival, Ethereum. Read more

Guest Columnists

Who wouldn’t love to pocket a cool $758 million? Read more

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Earlier this week the country celebrated Freedom of Information Day. Read more

Guest Columnists

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SOUTH BURLINGTON — The 22nd annual Vermont 50-Plus & Baby Boomers EXPO will be held Saturday, Jan. 28 at the Sheraton-Burlington Hotel & Conference Center on Williston Road in South Burlington from 9a.m.– 4 p.m. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

How discouraging that Willsboro Central School District isn’t interested in looking into merging with E’town and Westport. We’re just too darn Willsboro proud, apparently! Read more

Letters to the Editor

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Ahead of final stretch, funds will be allocated to television commercials in the Watertown and Albany markets Read more

The Sun