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JOHNSBURG | A fully developed network of recreational back-country trails between North Creek and Thirteenth Lake may become a reality if pending plans are realized. Read more

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SALISBURY | Bill Powers, of Rutland, and Ivy Dixon, of Pittsford, enjoyed a walk on the thickening ice on Lake Dunmore in Salisbury. Read more

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LONG LAKE | One of the region’s most anticipated wintertime events is returning this weekend, as the 18th annual Long Lake Winter Carnival is to be held Saturday Jan 19 at Mount Sabattis. Read more

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EAGLE LAKE | The status of Eagle Lake’s only public boat launch has residents fearful that they may not be able to fish or recreate on the lake in the ways to which they have become accustomed. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | A crowd of snowmobiling enthusiasts from all over the region will undoubtedly be enjoying a savory barbecue meal and musical entertainment as well as swapping tales about their winter expeditions this weekend... Read more

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As I age, my reverence for winter diminishes. Ice and snows are not as fun as they used to be. Read more

Community Columnists

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LAKE GEORGE | Michaela Bovee of Corinth stood on the shores of Lake George on New Years Day, surrounded by nearly 1,000 people, 800 or so of them poised to dash into the 35-degree lakewater for the annual Lake George Polar Plunge... Read more

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LAKE PLACID | The Castleton University men’s and women’s nordic ski teams competed in the New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) season opener 10-kilometer skate event... Read more

Sports

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LAKE GEORGE | With weather expected to be mild on New Year’s Day, a large crowd is expected to participate in the Lake George New Year’s Day Polar Plunge. Read more

The Sun

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NORTH CREEK | Jacob Alberga knows how challenging the goal is which the Saranac Lake Nordic ski team has set for themselves. Read more

Sports

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As it turned out, my luck hunting was not as good as my Dad’s. But it really didn’t matter to me. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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LONG LAKE | The sixth annual Feeling Long Lakey Polar Plunge will be held on Saturday, Dec. 29 at 1 p.m. at the Long Lake Town Beach and will benefit Believe NNY Inc. Read more

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As a parent in the Plattsburgh School District, I am challenging the entire school board and administration to gather at the Ted K Center and walk to the high school. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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SILVER BAY | The inaugural “North Country New Year” celebration, organized by members of the Silver Bay YMCA Conference and Family Retreat Center, will be held on Dec. 28 through Jan. 1, 2019. Read more

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Squinting into the newly risen sun, I determined that the hunter’s truck parked at the side of the road across from my house belonged to an acquaintance. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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LAKE GEORGE | One of the nation’s surviving fairy tale amusement parks is soon to step into a new era. Read more

The Sun

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They say change is inevitable. Whether it’s the weather, politics or just  plain old day to day living, things change. You just need to deal with it. Read more

Community Columnists

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NORTH CREEK | Enthusiasts of cross-country and Telemark skiing will undoubtedly be descending on North Creek this weekend, as Gore Mountain holds its annual Nordic Fest. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | You’ve probably seen more local bicyclists tooling around our backroads on fat tires. Yeah, we asked about it, too: What’s up with that? Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga has been selected as a trailhead for the planned Empire State Trail, a multi-use route expected to open in 2020. Read more

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    Trick or Treat on Safety Street will return to Plattsburgh’s Crete Civic Center on Oct. 27.

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