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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton, Essex and Franklin County District came to the Clinton County Mental Health and Addiction Amphitheater to criticize the impacts of the Bail and Discovery Reform laws, which will go into effect on New Year’s Day 2020. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County will use surplus funds and successful health insurance negotiations to keep taxes relatively flat in its 2020 spending plan, according to a budget memo provided to town supervisors. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A third, and final, hearing on the local Essex County Coroner Law reform was held recently after a Board of Supervisors Ways and Means meeting. The law that was voted in Aug. 5, is the fourth to pass this year by the current board. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | As Congress digs into tax reform this fall, the state and local tax deduction has left New York politicians rattled. Read more

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“The men and women of this country who toil are the ones who bear the cost of the government...” —President Calvin Coolidge Read more

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ALBANY — Battle lines are hardening as dueling campaigns heat up over if New York should host a constitutional convention. Read more

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Little, Stec say legislature needs to take a serious look at pension forfeiture, leadership term limits in wake of Silver conviction Read more

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