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KEENE VALLEY | New York State Electric & Gas is asking the state for a 23 percent rate increase that company officials say is needed to ward off the effects of climate change and move the state toward greater reliance on green energy. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Just over 72 hours after Mayor Colin Read announced that he had vetoed the council’s decision to accept a deal to fix the Webb Island Footbridge, a handful of residents were at City Hall’s doorstep. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh City School District has made their position on the fate of the Webb Island Footbridge clear with a resolution passed this month. Read more

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LONG LAKE | Residents are smarting over a series of power outages that have disrupted life just as winter has sunk its fangs into the remote mountainous region. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A resolution that would authorize Mayor Colin Read to decline $1.1 million in state funding to complete the Saranac River Trail (SRT) remains on the table. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The city will move forward with plans to reconstruct a footbridge over the Saranac River that was removed two years ago after failing a state inspection. Read more

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WESTPORT | As the state hurdles towards the finish line for their ambitious project to wire the state with high speed broadband, local providers are making progress in connecting northern New York. Read more

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SCHUYLER FALLS — Progress is underway on the town’s comprehensive plan. Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN — Town officials are still eagerly waiting for their turn to receive natural gas by NYSEG. Read more

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WESTPORT — At least 12,300 homes and businesses across the North Country will benefit from the latest round of state broadband grants. Read more

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PERU — More residents in Peru will be eligible for expanded natural gas service this year. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Some members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors think the cost of maintaining the county’s new public safety radio system is much too high. Read more

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SCHUYLER FALLS — Last week, officials approved the franchise agreement with NYSEG to incorporate natural gas into the town. Read more

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SCHUYLER FALLS — Slowly but surely, the town is taking another step toward the incorporation of natural gas. Read more

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CHAMPLAIN — Last month, officials approved further expansion of natural gas into the village. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Last month, city officials allocated $59,065 to design the new Saranac Street Bridge. Read more

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PERU — Up on the rooftop of the Peru Free Library sits 49 solar panels, a spur-of-the-moment decision that led not only to no electric bills, but a series of energy efficiency upgrades. Read more

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SCHUYLER FALLS — Discussions started once again as Schuyler Falls entered the infancy stages of incorporating natural gas throughout the town. Read more

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I live on one of the more dangerous stretches of County Rte. 12, or Stowersville Rd. NYCO trucks scream around a blind curve in one direction, meeting others of their kind as they come up a blind rise from the other direction. Read more

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