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UPPER JAY | Two people were sent to the hospital Wednesday morning after a sedan collided head on with a cement truck on Rt. 9N just south of Upper Jay. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | A Ticonderoga Man was in custody this week after shooting a passing motorcyclist and then refusing to give himself up to police, according to the Ticonderoga Police Department. Read more

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AUSABLE FORKS | The Town of Jay is working on a rehabilitation plan for the East Branch of the Ausable River that might reduce the severity of Upper Jay ice jams that have grown more threatening in recent years. Read more

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Is voluntarism dying in our communities? Last year, Lake Placid’s Kiwanis Club folded after more than 90 years of service due to dwindling membership. The impact on people in our community has been significant. Read more

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HAGUE | New York Route 9N in Hague will be closed for about three months as the Department of Transportation makes a difficult fix to a section of highway that is in danger of sliding into Lake George. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A new multi-use trail is poised to span the state, stretching from New York City up through Capital Region and towards the Adirondack Mountains along scenic Lake Champlain vistas before terminating at the Canadian border. Read more

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HAGUE | After all these years, residents of the tiny community of Hague were joking that they finally got a traffic light. Read more

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WILMINGTON | The state Department of Transportation (DOT) will begin using less salt on Route 86 between Lake Placid and Wilmington. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The state Public Service Commission has booted Charter from the state two years after the state agency approved their merger with Time Warner. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Following the state’s decision to convert the blinking traffic light governing a major thoroughfare in Elizabethtown to a four-way stop, residents have launched a social media campaign designed to promote an alternative proposal. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Fire of unknown origin destroyed a Ticonderoga home and killed a family pet. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Concerns are mounting over an intersection in Elizabethtown that residents say has long posed a threat to public safety. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Several local bridges are slated to be replaced this year as part of state programs designed to beef up the region’s critical infrastructure. Read more

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CROWN POINT — The results are back from a state Department of Transportation study prompted by a petition from the public for changes to what, they say, is a dangerous intersection connecting Vermont and New York. Read more

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