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SARANAC LAKE | New York’s newly launched winter tourism “push” is part of continued investment throughout the North Country; it’s a “push” Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he believes is and will pay dividends long term. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Through song, dance, speeches and stories, dozens of people paid tribute to Dr. King while discussing how to keep his dream of equality alive during the annual MLK service at the Blessed Newman Center on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus. Read more

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Barb Phillips of Rouses Point rests comfortably while donating blood to the American Red Cross in front of JC Penny at the Champlain Centre in Plattsburgh. Read more

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To the Editor: Being the 2020 United Way Campaign chair for Clinton County has been one of the most gratifying experiences I have ever been a part of. The word generosity has a new meaning for me as well. Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Congresswoman Elise Stefanik releases a statement following the White House announcement that she will serve as a member of President Trump’s Impeachment Defense Team. Read more

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GLENS FALLS | Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has been selected as a Trump campaign honorary New York state chair, the Trump campaign announced last week. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | The Adirondack Foundation, a Lake Placid organization whose mission is to enhance the lives of people in the Adirondacks through philanthropy, has opened applications for the 2020 Generous Acts grants. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Potential employees line up near the lobby inside the University of Vermont Health Network-Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital in Plattsburgh and wait for on-the-spot interviews. The hospital welcomed more than 350 people. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | High school students seeking a direction with their careers could find it at an open house being held at Clinton Community College. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | After taking the oath of office, new Warren County Sheriff Jim LaFarr said he’d live up to his campaign pledge to focus on “community policing.” Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Congresswoman Elise Stefanik releases a statement following the United States mission re: Iran Quds Force commander Soleimani. Read more

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Essex County

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LEWIS | A $99,624 Smart Growth grant award for Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) in Essex County will expand Adirondack Harvest online search functions and add staff for a larger marketing outreach in 2020. Read more

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FEMA 2019 Halloween Flood

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ESSEX COUNTY | Residents whose homes were damaged or destroyed by the 2019 Halloween storm will not be getting any help from the federal government after a request for emergency individual aid was denied last week. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | Alfred University’s Art Force 5, will visit Keene Central School Thursday, January 15th and 16th for a creativity training with students as part of the school’s ongoing Mindset social-emotional learning program. Read more

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Rain didn’t dampen the holiday spirit at this year’s annual Cadyville Community Tree Lighting held on Dec. 14. A large crowd gathered for the fire-apparatus parade which featured lighted trucks and floats from fire departments and businesses. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Dozens of people will be starting 2020 in their own home thanks to the successful completion of an affordable housing project in the town of Plattsburgh. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Hundreds of people from near and far attended Christmas in Warrensburgh last weekend despite chilly weather and competing holiday festivals in the region. Read more

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Plattsburgh Famers and Crafters Market

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh’s Farmers and Crafters Market will have a new home on Green Street. The building, which has been set on for a while now, recently passed its environmental review following asbestos removal. Read more

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CROWN POINT | It’s counterintuitive, but then again it’s not: You go to the doctor and he writes you a prescription for good food. Read more

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Betty Little announces retirement

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NEW YORK | New York state Republican Sen. Betty Little has announced that she will not be running for re-election in 2020, choosing not to run against five-year-long Clinton County treasurer and Democratic Senate runner Kimberly Davis. Read more

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    Free education and training program for caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.

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    This program is supported by a grant from the New York State Department of Health

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    Free education and training program for caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.

  • happy senior couple in autumn park

    This program is supported by a grant from the New York Stat Department of Health.

    happy senior couple in autumn park

    Free education and training program for caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.

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