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CLINTON COUNTY | Positions for county coroner and legislature and many town boards were decided by Clinton County voters Tuesday night. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | In recent years, the rise of fentanyl-laced in drugs has been a major problem with substance abusers, specifically with heroin, a drug classified as an opioid. Fentanyl is a strong synthetic painkillers which, mixed with the wrong... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Residents of Clinton County will decide several county and town races when they go to the polls Tuesday. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | In preparation for Election Day, Clinton County has received two state grants of $54,000 and $39,000 to fund new polling equipment to count voters. Read more

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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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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh Common Council voted to petition the state to remove the Imperial Dam located off Adirondack Lane, thanks to the efforts of the Lake Champlain Chapter of Trout Unlimited (LCCTU). Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County Legislator Simon Conroy of Area Four was arrested twice in September for alleged disorderly conduct and trespassing. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The new Plattsburgh store, Runnings, held a ribbon-cutting Friday, Oct. 11, to celebrate its grand opening. Located at 57 Centre Drive, the former location for K-Mart, Runnings has a variety of clothing, footwear, sporting goods... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Strand Center for the Arts held a Vinspire presentation last Wednesday, Oct. 9, that hosted City of Plattsburgh Police Officer Brad Miller and Chief Levi Ritter. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Students of the North Country held multiple climate strikes across upstate New York. Members of the student-run Youth Climate Coalition put together the Plattsburgh climate strike last Friday, Sept. 20. Read more

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CHAZY | Outside the Chazy Highway Department, just off Exit 41, sits a 1955 International R-170 truck, recently refurbished and repainted. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Wabtec Corporations’s Vapor Stone Rail Systems held its official grand opening and ribbon cutting to announce the completion of its new facility. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Champlain Valley Quilters Guild of New York (CVQGNY) is a North Country outreach group and program that specializes in helping the area with quilting. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Gustavo Segundo-Clark, 25, was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison Tuesday after being found guilty of the six charges he was facing during his August trial. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh has been receiving some complaints from residents regarding bicycling in the city. The complaints mainly focus on bicyclists riding on sidewalks, riding the wrong way along the road, not obeying traffic laws... Read more

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CLINTON COUNTY | September is suicide awareness month. Clinton County is hosting multiple lectures and events through multiple sources to raise awareness of suicide prevention, end the stigma of mental illness and learning to cope after losing... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh Common Council approved the final scoping document for the Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI). Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh Common Council passed the recently updated “Dogs and Cats at Large” bill, introduced by Councilor Peter Ensel last month. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh common council is voting soon on a new animal control bill. The bill was drafted by Councilor Peter Ensel on Aug. 15, and a public hearing on the bill was held on Aug. 29. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County D-Area 4 lawmaker Simon Conroy was arrested for disorderly conduct and other minimal charges. The police were called around 10:45 a.m. the morning of Friday, Sept. 6, and Conroy live-streamed the interaction on Facebook. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | South Plattsburgh District 3, Cumberland Head and Morrisonville fire departments responded to a blaze reported at 32 Adirondack Lane on Monday, Aug. 5, at 10:31 p.m. The firefighters were able to rescue all nine people trapped inside. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The recently formed Plattsburgh Citizen Coalition (PCC) held its first press conference July 18 to introduce the nonprofit group and present its opposition against the Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI). Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Sun Community News & Printing recently hired Sarah Elizabeth Morris, 23, as a staff reporter in Plattsburgh. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Plattsburgh’s Parking Advisory Committee (PPAC) has decided to meet with the three firms narrowed down to determine which one Plattsburgh will hire to install kiosks, or smart meters, downtown. 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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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh’s Common Council has voted to integrate the OptumHealth Fitness Passport Program into Plattsburgh. The fitness system, which costs nothing extra for those with gym memberships, tracks the amount of times... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Adopted by the Plattsburgh Common Council on a majority vote, the idea of a master plan for the city, which will cover all projects, including the DRI plans, and ideas the council has for the future of Plattsburgh was approved July 3. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Jerry Marking, who previously ran for the Area 3 seat at the Clinton County Legislature and lost by barely 20 votes to Mark Henry, said that he will be running again for the seat. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Durkee Street Lot protesters returned to City Hall to voice their disapproval over the upcoming Downtown Revitalization Initiative project. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Speaker of the New York State Assembly Carl Heastie kicked off his fifth-annual statewide tour post-legislative session at Bombardier in Plattsburgh June 25. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH |The Northern Adirondack Safety and Health Council and the North Country Chamber of Commerce hosted its sixth-annual Safety Expo, where those who came listened to professionals speak and give presentations. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The American Cancer Society’s popular community charity Relay for Life was back in Plattsburgh June 14 at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. The 23rd annual event ran from 6 p.m. to midnight with the theme of Disney’s “Wish Upon a Cure." Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | This month’s Zoning Board of Appeals Committee meeting determined whether or not to pass the appeals sent in from the public to the Zoning Board Ordinance. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Durkee Street Parking Lot reconstruction has been one of the main topics at almost every committee meeting and common council meeting. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Finance and Budget Committee recently discussed updates with the city’s five-year-plan that Chair Mike Kelly introduced to the city council at the beginning of June. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A recent Plattsburgh Common Council meeting at the City Hall Common Council Chambers began with Mayor Colin Read declaring a new memorial week for the city’s firefighters. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Director of Community Services Richelle Gregory came to the recent Clinton County Health Committee meeting to discuss the needs of local mental health and addiction services... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Current Clinton County Treasurer Kimberly Davis announced last month that she will be running as a Democrat in the 2020 election for State Senator. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | When the National Alliance on Mental Illness - Champlain Valley (NAMI: CV) held its annual meeting June 10 at Saint Peter’s Catholic Church, it introduced to speak Scott Aubin, a war veteran, child sexual abuse victim and... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh’s Common Council got together June 13 to make decisions regarding the latest updates by other committees, such as the Plattsburgh Parking Advisory Committee. Read more

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