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NORTH CREEK | The Adirondack Park has performed better economically than the rest of rural America since the inception of the Adirondack Park Agency, according to a new study... Read more

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NORTH HUDSON | Representatives of the central Adirondack Five Towns coalition expressed disappointment and a degree of anger last week over a lawsuit filed by two environmental groups intended to prevent the state from building a 140-foot bridge... Read more

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NEWCOMB | The state has formally moved to declare the stretch of railway from North Creek to Tahawus abandoned. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Concerns continue to grow by an expanding coalition over an executive budget proposal to use payment-in-lieu-of-taxes agreements instead of market value to calculate taxes on land in the Adirondack Park and the Catskills. Read more

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HORICON | Voters have approved a constitutional amendment to create a land bank in the Adirondacks and Catskills that will aid localities in public works projects on state Forest Preserve. Read more

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MINERVA | The first rail cars arrived in the central Adirondacks last week, slowly snaking their way along the Boreas River before eventually stopping on the track north of North Club Woods Road in Minerva. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | People come to the Adirondacks to escape from urban woes. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Hundreds of railcars are making their way to the Adirondack Park for long-term storage. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Voters in November will decide if the state should create a land bank to aid municipalities with routine infrastructure and communications projects on state land. Read more

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RAY BROOK — Legal arguments contending the fate of Class II Community Connector snowmobile trails will go to trial on March 1. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE — Following contentious public hearing process, Adirondack Park stakeholders discuss what comes next Read more

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ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo is thinking green. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — With just weeks until president-elect Donald Trump takes office, environmental groups in the Adirondack Park are expressing concerns over an administration they fear may be hostile to the environment. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE — Plaid outweighed green last week at Schroon Lake Central as the Adirondack Park Agency hosted the latest public hearing as part of the classification process for Boreas Ponds. Read more

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RAY BROOK — Appellate Court ordered second injunction last Friday, pending decision in Albany Supreme Court Read more

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The Adirondack Park Agency approved the Essex Chain Lakes Complex Unit Management Plan (UMP) last week, determining it conforms with the Adirondack Park State Land Master Plan, an action called “widely illegal” by opponents. Read more

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