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PLATTSBURGH | Search teams set up early Wednesday morning along the Saranac River to resume looking for the unidentified man who jumped from the downtown footbridge Tuesday afternoon. Read more

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CHAMPLAIN | The village of Champlain kicked off the new decade with its annual First Day Walk on Jan. 1. The village is planning a number of projects this upcoming year. Read more

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Plattsburgh City Council 2020

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PLATTSBURGH | A new decade has arrived, and it is a big one for the city of Plattsburgh. The first common council meeting of the year was held last Thursday, Jan. 2, and included two new councilors. Read more

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Simon Conroy

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PLATTSBURGH | City of Plattsburgh Police arrested Clinton County legislator Simon Conroy for stalking in the fourth degree. This is the fifth arrest made on Conroy in recent months. Read more

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Climate-Smart

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PLATTSBURGH | The city of Plattsburgh has made further strides to become increase its status as a Climate Smart Community. Plattsburgh is one of seven cities in the U.S. to be a Climate Smart Community. Read more

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Ira Barbell

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PLATTSBURGH | City of Plattsburgh councilors Armstrong (Ward 1) and Ensel (Ward 4) say goodbye. The two councilors did not seek reelection and are being replaced with Ira Barbell and Paul DeDominicas, who will take over early January. Read more

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CLINTON COUNTY | Clinton County is considering adopting a new program called Overdose Detection Mapping Application Program, or ODMAP, a computer system that allows law enforcement and health departments to track overdoses and drug trends in the area Read more

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VAMC Clinic Plattsburgh

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PLATTSBURGH | The Department of Veterans Affairs and the Albany Stratton V.A. Medical Center (VAMC) is teaming up with STG International, Inc. (STGi) to build a new clinic in Plattsburgh. Read more

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Rental Permits

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PLATTSBURGH | In a tie-breaking vote, the city of Plattsburgh common council passed a new rental permit law. The law implements several new necessities for landlords to uphold, as well as what defines a “family” unit. Read more

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GEIS Hearing

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh’s Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement (DGEIS) of the Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) was reviewed in a public hearing session Monday, Dec. 9 at City Hall Read more

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Assemblyman to face Clinton County treasurer Read more

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Lights On parade 2019

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NORTH CREEK | The Town of North Creek held its 23rd annual three day Lights On! event the first weekend of December. Read more

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Marsha’s North Creek Renovation

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NORTH CREEK | The popular family-owned and operated sit-down breakfast place in the small town of North Creek, Marsha’s, recently underwent some renovation, inside and out. Read more

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Plattsburgh Affordable-Housing

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PLATTSBURGH | The town of Plattsburgh had a groundbreaking of an upcoming affordable housing complex last month, Nov. 6. The complex, Atlas Heights, will be located off of New York Road, on the former airbase. Read more

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CHAMPLAIN | The Village of Champlain issued an official curfew for those under the age of 18. The idea of a curfew came after Clinton County Sheriff’s Department reported numerous acts of vandalism or petty crime after the sun went down. Read more

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Plattsburgh Famers and Crafters Market

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh’s Farmers and Crafters Market will have a new home on Green Street. The building, which has been set on for a while now, recently passed its environmental review following asbestos removal. Read more

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CHAMPLAIN | New York State Police responded to a fatal car accident around 6:50 a.m. Monday morning in the Town of Champlain, along state Route 11. Read more

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Route 11 in Champlain is closed between Route 9 and Elm Street as of 7:00 a.m. Monday morning due to a motor vehicle accident near Hudson Headwaters, according to Clinton County Office of Emergency Services Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh approved new Crete Center fees and event rates in order to upkeep with necessary costs for the public recreation complexes across the city. Read more

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Betty Little announces retirement

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NEW YORK | New York state Republican Sen. Betty Little has announced that she will not be running for re-election in 2020, choosing not to run against five-year-long Clinton County treasurer and Democratic Senate runner Kimberly Davis. Read more

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Simon Conroy

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PLATTSBURGH | City of Plattsburgh Police arrested Clinton County legislator Simon Conroy for stalking in the fourth degree. This is the fifth arrest made on Conroy in recent months. Read more

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Copperfield Inn Winter

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NORTH CREEK | Following a disagreement on paying owed taxes to Warren County, the owners of the North Creek’s Copperfield Inn sold the lodging and food establishment. The money from the sale is going towards paying off the debt owed to the county. Read more

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Climate-Smart

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PLATTSBURGH | The city of Plattsburgh has made further strides to become increase its status as a Climate Smart Community. Plattsburgh is one of seven cities in the U.S. to be a Climate Smart Community. Read more

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Ira Barbell

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PLATTSBURGH | City of Plattsburgh councilors Armstrong (Ward 1) and Ensel (Ward 4) say goodbye. The two councilors did not seek reelection and are being replaced with Ira Barbell and Paul DeDominicas, who will take over early January. Read more

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ODMAP CC

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CLINTON COUNTY | Clinton County is considering adopting a new program called Overdose Detection Mapping Application Program, or ODMAP, a computer system that allows law enforcement and health departments to track overdoses and drug trends in the area Read more

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Hospice of the North Country Memorial Tree

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For its thirtieth year, Hospice of the North Country held a December-long Light Up a Life Memory Tree display at the Champlain Centre mall, along Smithfield Boulevard. Read more

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VAMC Clinic Plattsburgh

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PLATTSBURGH | The Department of Veterans Affairs and the Albany Stratton V.A. Medical Center (VAMC) is teaming up with STG International, Inc. (STGi) to build a new clinic in Plattsburgh. Read more

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Rental Permits

Photo by Sarah Elizabeth Morris

PLATTSBURGH | In a tie-breaking vote, the city of Plattsburgh common council passed a new rental permit law. The law implements several new necessities for landlords to uphold, as well as what defines a “family” unit. Read more

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GEIS Hearing

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh’s Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement (DGEIS) of the Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) was reviewed in a public hearing session Monday, Dec. 9 at City Hall Read more

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Assemblyman to face Clinton County treasurer Read more

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Lights On parade 2019

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NORTH CREEK | The Town of North Creek held its 23rd annual three day Lights On! event the first weekend of December. Read more

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Marsha’s North Creek Renovation

Photo by Sarah Elizabeth Morris

NORTH CREEK | The popular family-owned and operated sit-down breakfast place in the small town of North Creek, Marsha’s, recently underwent some renovation, inside and out. Read more

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Plattsburgh Affordable-Housing

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PLATTSBURGH | The town of Plattsburgh had a groundbreaking of an upcoming affordable housing complex last month, Nov. 6. The complex, Atlas Heights, will be located off of New York Road, on the former airbase. Read more

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CHAMPLAIN | The Village of Champlain issued an official curfew for those under the age of 18. The idea of a curfew came after Clinton County Sheriff’s Department reported numerous acts of vandalism or petty crime after the sun went down. Read more

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Plattsburgh Famers and Crafters Market

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh’s Farmers and Crafters Market will have a new home on Green Street. The building, which has been set on for a while now, recently passed its environmental review following asbestos removal. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh approved new Crete Center fees and event rates in order to upkeep with necessary costs for the public recreation complexes across the city. Read more

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CLINTON COUNTY | The Clinton County official results for the 2019 general election are in now that the absentee ballots have been counted. The unofficial election results came in past 10:00 p.m. Read more

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Howie Hawkins

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PLATTSBURGH | Green Party Presidential Candidate Howie Hawkins visited Plattsburgh as part of his campaign last week. He visited and met with supporters at city hall, Olive Ridleys and SUNY Plattsburgh Nov. 20-21. Read more

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Food Drive

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PLATTSBURGH | Local radio station “99.9 The BUZZ” hosted its annual Thanksgiving “Feed Your Neighbor Food Drive” along with WTEN outside the Plattsburgh Hannaford Supermarket. Read more

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American Legion Post 20 Veterans Day Ceremony

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PLATTSBURGH | The American Legion Post 20 hosted a Veterans Day Ceremony last Friday, Nov. 8. Vietnam veterans were honored at the event by many local & state officials. Read more

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