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RUTLAND | Vermont Department of Health officials began warning people who use street drugs to seek a supply of the overdose “reversal” drug naloxone (commercially known as Narcan). more

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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik sounded off on the pressures facing the dairy industry in a tele-town hall on Thursday, her 15th since taking office. more

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PLATTSBURGH | It was when she woke up one morning, looked over and saw her child’s father dead beside her, that a slippery slope appeared beneath her feet. more

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TICONDEROGA | Teachers in the Ticonderoga Central School District got to hear from an expert on opiate addiction recently. more

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PLATTSBURGH | United Way of the Adirondack Region, a nonprofit that serves residents of the tri-county area, successfully raised $725,272. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has asked state lawmakers to authorize funding for a study that will explore the legalization of recreational marijuana in New York state. more

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The biennial session of the Legislature that convenes this week will face more than its share of hot button issues. Here’s a quick survey of the 2018 agenda. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Opiates continue to have the country in a chokehold. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Leaders from Clinton County, the Town of Plattsburgh and the City of Plattsburgh have outlined their visions for their respective localities. more

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MONTPELIER | Vermont Gov. Scott delivered his 2018 State of the State address Jan. 4 highlighting the progress of the past year and strengthening his commitment to growing the economy and making Vermont more affordable... more

The Vermont Eagle

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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has introduced a budget he said is the most challenging since 2011. more

The Sun

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Elise Stefanik has co-sponsored a series of bills designed to combat the entrenched opiate epidemic. more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Town Police Department now has an officer trained as a narcotics investigator. more

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TICONDEROGA — The Ticonderoga Neighbors Addressing Drug Abuse (TiNADA) group is hosting a substance-free New Year’s Eve event. more

The Sun

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WHALLONSBURG | Candidate offers stump speech, therapy session to small crowd of progressive activists in Whallonsburg more

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SARANAC | Bringing broadband to rural Clinton County, combating the opiate crisis and promoting bipartisanship at the county level. more

The Sun

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AU SABLE FORKS | It’s nine months before the primary election, but Katie Wilson is already making the rounds and meeting with voters. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Programming designed to share personal stories, erase stigma more

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PLATTSBURGH — A suspected drug overdose led authorities to raid what they said was a known drug house in downtown Plattsburgh Thursday. more

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It’s been a tragic year for rock and roll fans. more

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