Schroon Lake Fire Department

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SCHROON LAKE | After a month, investigators are not publicly saying what caused a fire that destroyed a 170-year-old church in Schroon Lake, or release any further details, other than to say it appears to have begun in the sanctuary. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Community residents, clergy and businesses began the process of recovery, after a mid-afternoon fire the day after New Year’s destroyed the historic Schroon Lake Community Church and heavily damaged the neighboring parsonage... Read more

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SCHROON LAKE – With just two suggestions, the State Comptroller’s Office has concluded an audit of the Schroon Lake Fire District. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE – Two families were evacuated last weekend after the Schroon River suddenly rose around their homes due to heavy rains. Read more

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MINERVA — The Minerva Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad has been active recently in terms of recruiting new members. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE — The Ladies Auxiliary went toe-to-toe with disbandment and won by a rapid-Facebook-repost. They now have enough members to stay afloat but are still hoping for more. Read more

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We are writing to give our heartfelt thank you to the fire departments of North Hudson, Schroon Lake, and Chilson, who responded quickly early Monday morning Nov. 16, to my cottage that was on fire. Read more

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PARADOX — New York State fire crews worked to contain a blaze that burned across a roughly 120-acre area in the town of Schroon following a fire spawned from an unattended campfire last weekend. Read more

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