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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County has moved from having “no designation” of fiscal stress to being “susceptible to fiscal stress,” according to a new report from the state Comptroller’s Office. more

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QUEENSBURY | Tedra Cobb acknowledged it’s uncommon for a politician to tell a crowd she loves them. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton County Legislature last month approved a revised occupancy tax law designed to collect revenue from online travel agencies like Airbnb... more

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PLATTSBURGH | City of Plattsburgh Mayor Colin Read has released his budget proposal for the 2019 fiscal year. more

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WARREN COUNTY | Warren County Treasurer Mike Swan has asked the Board of Supervisors to amend its local law to include “short-term vacation rentals,” including Airbnb rentals, among tourist accommodations and to collect occupancy tax. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Local officials continue to be cautiously optimistic about the City of Plattsburgh’s financial future. more

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LAKE GEORGE | Mayor Robert Blais’ impression that Lake George is having a banner year has been backed up with some financial statistics favorable to area taxpayers. more

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HORICON | Effort designed to boost transparency more

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At a recent Middlebury Selectboard meeting, officials gave authorization to the downtown group Neighbors Together to lobby legislative representatives to introduce a bill in the 2019 session creating a series of Middlebury tax holidays... more

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PLATTSBURGH | Businesses throughout the region are more confident than ever that the area’s economy is on the rise. more

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga Central School District officials are making corrections after a state audit pointed out that some school clubs weren’t collecting sales tax for fundraiser sales. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The county’s 2018 budget was adopted last week. more

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Counties across the state are rolling out their 2018 budgets. more

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Town criticized for lack of financial oversight, improper allocation of sales tax revenue more

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State voters squashed the prospects of holding a constitutional convention last week. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The unemployment rate in the North Country is higher than the state average. more

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LAKE GEORGE | Plan calls for “immediate transition” to visitor’s bureau more

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LAKE GEORGE | Lake George Village’s economy is robust, and its year-round commerce — boosted by a multitude of events —  is growing substantially, Mayor Robert Blais said at the Sept. 18 village board meeting. more

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I’ve heard from several sources that an American citizen has to be very careful if visiting — say, the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, Russia — that they don’t get their pockets picked. more

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MONTPELIER - Immigrants seeking asylum in Canada have been traveling in large numbers to an unmanned border crossing in Champlain, New York, where they are arrested by Canadian police for illegal entry, WCAX reported July 31. more

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