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ELIZABETHTOWN | Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced initial shared services funding to launch an Essex County shared Emergency Medical Services Program. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | It appears New York State is prepared to fund a proposed $6.5 million county-wide shared emergency medical services (EMS) program in Essex County. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | County supervisors formally thanked Krissy Leerkes and staff at Essex County Office for the Aging for their efforts during the extended power outage in early May. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors will make an early week trip down to Albany to request lawmakers come together one more time before ending the legislative session for 2018. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A candidate for Essex County sheriff has received early endorsements from a handful of state and local officials. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors heard more about efforts to bring an EMT degree program to North Country Community College during its Dec. 5 monthly board meeting. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex Center for Rehabilitation & Healthcare began a challenge this fall that pledged to match all donations up to $5,000 through September... more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A new messaging system could soon be alerting residents of Essex County about potential emergencies. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A lot has happened over the last 17 years. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — There are many elements of disaster preparedness that most people wouldn’t think about every day. more

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Essex County Heroin and Opioid Prevention Coalition says they’ve been successful in education outreach efforts more

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Relaxing statutes will make games more attractive, lucrative for players, say advocates — and will aid with fundraising more

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LEWIS — A new year brings renewed focus on building a volunteer base at the Elizabethtown-Lewis Emergency Squad. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Public encouraged to submit comments as county moves forward on addressing EMS crisis more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — As the county moves forward with a plan to combine two departments, fault lines have widened between county officials and the citizen-run board tasked with advising the process. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County will hire a consultant to study the feasibility of a countywide ambulance district. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — In the wake of a year that saw three municipalities in Essex County reorganizing their ambulance squads, county lawmakers are showing signs of warming to the prospects of a countywide ambulance district. more

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TICONDEROGA — A tractor-trailer crashed on Chilson Hill, at 10:15 a.m., Tuesday Feb. 2 trapping the driver- Pennsylvania resident, Frank J. Pasqua (53), in the cab. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The state will not budge on the mandatory emergency medical technician training many local officials believe is the cause of a steep drop-off in volunteering rates for emergency squads. more

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WESTPORT — A local group has sent the hearts of the emergency squad here a flutter with a cash gift that will allow them to purchase new defibrillators. more

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