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LAKE PLACID | A former ORDA executive has been arrested after he allegedly used his state-issued credit card to run up alcohol tabs at local bars and restaurants. 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. more

The Sun

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SARANAC LAKE | Saying that the timing was right and he wants to be able to chase his children around “as fast as I have to,” Olympic skier Andrew Weibrecht has called it a career. more

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Chris Mazdzer is the latest Olympic hero to go from the sports world to the dance world thanks to ABC’s popular television show, “Dancing with the Stars.” more

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SARANAC LAKE | Hundreds of children from civic and athletic clubs escorted Olympians in a brightly bannered homecoming parade last week. more

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SARANAC LAKE | Parade to be held March 21 more

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I was pleased to see that Kim Dedam mentioned Jessica Diggins and the first cross-country gold medal ever won by an American in the now 94 years since the first Winter Olympics in 1924. more

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PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA | The flame ablaze in the Olympic cauldron was extinguished last Sunday, closing the Winter XXIII Olympic games. more

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PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA | The 23rd Winter Olympiad has come to an end as local athletes wrapped up their time in the spotlight in several events. more

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MINEVILLE | Athletes from six “countries” made their way to the hills of Mineville last week for their Olympic games at Champlain Valley Educational Services. more

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Watch party, governor and Clarkson engineers pay tribute to Saranac Lake Olympic medal winner. more

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On Thursday, we celebrate what is simply known as the greatest United States sporting moment of all time. Period. End of story. more

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PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA | Erin Hamlin had a sixth place finish as the second day of women’s luge concluded Tuesday, Feb. 13, marking the end of the career of the Olympic medalist. more

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In its first few days of competition, the XXIII Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang have given local athletes platforms to shine. more

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PLATTSBURGH | One congressional candidate is seeking to leverage the collective cheer into fundraising. more

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LAKE PLACID | Saranac Lake’s Chris Mazdzer has brought a men’s luge medal back to his hometown, the first male luger to ever do so. more

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Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Villages opened doors to their athlete’s quarters last week, ready to welcome some 2,900 competitors for the XXIII Winter Games on Feb. 9. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Seven athletes with local ties to the Olympic region we call home will be making their way to Pyeongchang, South Korea at the end of this week as they begin to chase their dreams of Olympic Glory at the 2018 Winter Games. more

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LAKE PLACID | A torch used to relay Olympic fire from Greece for the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid has sold at auction for $40,706. more

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LAKE PLACID | Schroon Lake Superintendent Stephen Gratto watched on as Lake Placid Mayor Craig Randall signed the paperwork to make the Olympic village the 2019 home of the International Children’s Olympic Games. more

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