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PLATTSBURGH | Halloween is just around the corner and the top priority for the City of Plattsburgh is the safety of trick or treaters. As candy collecting on Halloween takes place in the evening when it begins to get dark, it’s important to... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The World Breastfeeding Week Block Party, coordinated by the Essex County Health Department WIC unit and the Essex County Breastfeeding Coalition, and supported by more than 25 local organizations, was held recently. Read more

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Summer is in full swing here in the North Country, and families are taking advantage of the warm weather and long days by spending more time outdoors. Bike riding can be a great way to stay fit and healthy as well as explore our... Read more

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TICONDEROGA | A recent survey of Essex County students found that school was the place they were most secure, while they felt far less safe in the community as a whole. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | SUNY Plattsburgh University Police (UP) Lt. Jessica Facteau knew when she arrived at SUNY Plattsburgh six years ago that she wanted some kind of student-UP connection beyond that of law enforcement. Read more

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Imagine: You’ve always wanted to visit northern New York, so when your bike-touring friends decide to ride the Empire State Trail, you are ready to go. Read more

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WESTPORT | The Westport Fire District is in the preliminary stages of replacing the Westport Hose Company Firehouse. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Nearly 11 months later, the City of Plattsburgh’s moratorium on new commercial cryptocurrency mining operations will remain in place. Read more

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RAY BROOK | The campaign to increase the number of Forest Rangers who patrol the Adirondack Park has taken center stage in state budget hearings. Read more

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This winter, the snows were lean until recently, and the weather cold enough, making it a great time to get in the woods and cut some trees. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Parking Advisory Committee held its inaugural meeting in City Hall last week. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Now that he’s formally been sworn into office, Essex County Sheriff David Reynolds will continue to fine-tune his proposal to station school resource officers (SROs) in school districts across the county. Read more

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Recently, a fire alarm was triggered in our facility. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton County Legislature is weighing a proposal that could result in the creation of the first land bank in the tri-county area. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | In the late summer of 2017, Liam Brown had decided to come home. Read more

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PERU | For the next three months, members of the Clinton County Health Department’s Healthy Neighborhoods Program will be going door-to-door to offer residents of Peru safety surveys. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | With the new year’s arrival, Warren County government is facing a three-way contest to chair the county Board of Supervisors. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | At the Dec. 11 Middlebury Selectboard meeting, Jeff Bratspis asked the board to consider doing an assessment of the area of High Street, between Stewart Lane and Seminary Street, which he described as unsafe for bicyclists and pedestrian Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | People strolling through Lake George Village this winter will likely witness more human activity than ever due to an ordinance adopted at the village board’s November meeting. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh City School District has made their position on the fate of the Webb Island Footbridge clear with a resolution passed this month. Read more

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