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Mental health is often underappreciated by the public and stigmatized by the media. It’s just as important to our overall health as is our physical health. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A health center to increase access to primary care for North Country residents opened Feb. 4 as part of the University of Vermont Health Network Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH) and Hudson Headwaters Health Network. Read more

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

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ALTONA | A handful of local municipalities have passed resolutions calling for Spectrum to open a dedicated public access channel for Home Town Cable. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County’s sales tax revenue increased by more than 6.4 percent last year. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Tedra Cobb is having a moment. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | In the mountains of the Adirondacks, Fourth of July festivities are deeply rooted in a pair of stories where a rag-tag group of inexperienced men faced off against the strongest power in the world and came out victorious. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Legislation to ban the construction of freestanding mausoleums statewide has passed the state Assembly and now awaits approval by the Senate. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Colin Read isn’t a communist.  But since the city imposed an 18-month moratorium on cryptocurrency nearly four months ago, the City of Plattsburgh mayor has gotten an onslaught of emails telling him he is. Read more

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Race has always been a third rail in American politics. So let’s talk about it. Read more

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INDIAN LAKE | Every year, the North Country Crafters undertake a service project. Read more

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WHALLONSBURG | A number of agencies throughout the North Country will be getting together this Saturday to talk about ways people can keep their animals safe and away from harm. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Billy Jones traded in his suit and tie for slacks and a pair of boots on Saturday morning. Alongside nearly 600 volunteers across the tri-county region, the state assemblyman spent the day doing volunteer work as part of the United Way Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Gov. Andrew Cuomo said hammering out this year’s $168.3 billion spending plan was tricky because of a $4.4 billion deficit largely caused by federal shortfalls. Read more

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ALBANY | The North Country received $64.9 million in state economic development funds on Wednesday. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | On Saturday, Nov. 11, Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake will host a medical supply drive in support of North Country Mission of Hope. Read more

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The election was just six months ago, but the cycle for New York’s 21st Congressional District is well underway. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — A chief goal is targeting counties to increase the age to purchase tobacco products to 21 Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County locked in $4 million in state grant funds last week for water infrastructure projects in Lake Placid, Crown Point and Elizabethtown. Read more

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Derrick will skip Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, while Funiciello has landed a speaking slot at next month’s Green Party National Convention. Read more

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