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North Star Underground Railroad Museum

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KEESEVILLE | Supporters of the Town of Chesterfield held an open house last weekend on the grounds of the North Star Underground Railroad Museum at Ausable Chasm to draw awareness to what the town has to offer. Read more

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AUSABLE | It was just after 9:30 a.m. when a small group boarded a white bus behind Ausable Chasm, blue folders full of historic snapshots in hand, and puttered off past vast swaths of farmland. Read more

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AUSABLE CHASM |  The North Star Underground Railroad Museum has enhanced its mini-bus tours of anti-slavery and Underground Railroad sites in Keeseville and Peru. Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN — A local town historian has come up with an idea on how to attract more tourists to the tri-county area: A map that highlights all of the historical sights across the region. Read more

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AUSABLE – On Saturday, September 3, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. there will be a Mini-bus tour of Underground Railroad Sites in Peru and Keeseville. Read more

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The bouncer reportedly told Codner it was the bar’s policy to check each time a new staffer began a shift. “But he didn’t check anyone else’s ID in the whole restaurant,” Codner recalled. Read more

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SCHROON — Solomon Northup’s memoir “12 Years A Slave” was written in 1853. But his ancestors find lessons in revisiting the tale today. Read more

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Museum Days to showcase museums, cultural centers this weekend Read more

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AUSABLE CHASM— Officials at the North Country’s link to America’s horrific slave past are thrilled at the U.S. Treasury Department’s decision to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill. Read more

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Imagine being a runaway slave with worn-out clothes, limited water and food and no family besides a master. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Did you know that images of black slaves were printed on pieces of Confederate money? Read more

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AUSABLE CHASM - The First Annual Chasm Rim 5K Run/Walk for Freedom will take place Saturday, Oct. 17 at 10 a.m. with registration from 9 to 9:45 a.m. at Ausable Chasm. Read more

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AUSABLE CHASM — The First annual Chasm Rim 5K Run/Walk for Freedom will take place Saturday, Oct. 17 at 10 a.m. at Ausable Chasm. Read more

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