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PORT HENRY | The Town of Moriah has called a special meeting to discuss a way forward for its waterfront after plans to work with an investor to revitalize the campground community failed to gain traction. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | On the morning of Aug. 6, a call was placed to Essex County Dispatch of a fire in progress at 317 Dudley Road in Westport. Emergency responders were on the scene at approximately 8:17 a.m. Read more

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Louise B. Bobbie, age 78, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 5, 2019, at Elderwood Nursing home in Ticonderoga. Read more

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PORT HENRY | The oft-delayed Moriah Hydro power storage project has hit another speed bump that could push final approval of the plan well into 2020, federal officials said during a public hearing last week. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Runners and walkers are being encouraged by the Moriah Chamber of Commerce to participate in the second-annual Moriah Labor Day Dash. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Town of Plattsburgh has unveiled a new sign, funded by a grant from the William G. Pomeroy Foundation, by the Cumberland Head region. Read more

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PORT HENRY | The Moriah Chamber of Commerce is seeking vendors and volunteers for the upcoming Champ Day celebration, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, July 21, at Champ Beach in Port Henry. Read more

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PORT HENRY | During the portion of the French and Indian War that was fought in the mid-1700s, it is arguable that the British sank more of their own boats than the French did. They meant to do it. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Not counting a mountain of mine tailings the color of a foggy day, and some industrial architecture that seems not to fit in along the shoreline of the recreation-minded Adirondack Coast... Read more

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PORT HENRY | AdkAction and Mountain Lake Services will open a farm store in Port Henry in July, selling local and regional produce, bread, meat, eggs, dairy and value-added products in the Mountain Weavers Guild storefront on Main Street... Read more

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CROWN POINT | Communities in the Essex County lake communities are gearing up for the Empire State bicycle trail, which is expected to be completed by the end of next year. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Students at Moriah Central School had been hoping to make radio contact with astronauts aboard the International Space Station over the past month, but a variety of blips had prevented the conversation from taking place. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Henry’s Garage, a monolithic icon in the heart of Port Henry whose cubicle facade vaguely resembles the set of the old Hollywood Squares game show, began life 108 years ago with a split personality. Read more

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PORT HENRY | The Ticonderoga Sentinels made Port Henry feel like home Wednesday, scoring a 5-0 win over AuSable Valley, while Lake Placid scored a 6-1 win over Northern Adirondack to set up the Section VII/Class C final game between... Read more

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PORT HENRY | LeRoy Vanderhoof served in the Navy during World War II, and was a signalman aboard the amphibious LSMR-190 during the battle of Okinawa on May 4, 1945. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Hikers will descend on Port Henry June 1 for the Moriah Challenge, in which they have one day to complete four trails. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Moriah senior Madison Olcott leads the list of local basketball players named to the 2018-19 girls New York State Sportswriter’s Association All State team. Read more

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PORT HENRY | The Saranac varsity softball team scored 21 runs on 13 hits Thursday in a 21-14 win over the Moriah Vikings. Read more

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PORT HENRY | The Plattsburgh High varsity baseball team took a little while to get warmed up after getting off the bus in Port Henry Tuesday. Read more

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PORT HENRY | A proposed hike in the Essex County room tax from 3 percent to 5 percent has Moriah inn owners concerned that their businesses will be hurt, a point that’s contested by town officials. Read more

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