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CHESTERTOWN | Jazmin Powell stood on the doorstep of her home on Schroon River Forest Road in Chester and looked at the floodwaters — thigh deep in some places — surrounding her home. Read more

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NORTH HUDSON | Even though the snows of winter are still blanketing the ground, the campers of summer are planning where they will be pitching a tent or parking an RV in another five months. Read more

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Believe it or not, spring will eventually come our way. It’s 10 below as I write this, but I do have high hopes. Read more

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NORTH HUDSON | The state received approval from the Adirondack Park Agency last week to proceed with the third phase of a trail system at the redeveloped Frontier Town campground and equestrian center. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | Erosion of the river banks along the Schroon River is filling the river with silt, creating a delta at the northern end of Schroon Lake, which having a detrimental effect on the fish habitat and the fish population. Read more

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RAY BROOK | Adirondack Park Agency commissioners on Thursday unanimously approved the permit for the 91-acre Gateway to the Adirondacks at North Hudson project. Read more

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NORTH HUDSON | The public got their first look at the Gateway to the Adirondacks in North Hudson project on Monday when state agencies held an open house-type event to showcase early blueprints for the facility. Read more

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HORICON | Voters have approved a constitutional amendment to create a land bank in the Adirondacks and Catskills that will aid localities in public works projects on state Forest Preserve. Read more

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Officials wary of scaling back plans Read more

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What would you do if a vehicle pulled up in front of your house and the occupants sat down in your yard, drank several beers and broke the bottles? Read more

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As pieces rapidly fall into place, state brass say Gateway to the Adirondacks project is critical in continuing to drive visitation to the Adirondack Park Read more

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Long-running market now seeking vendors for 19th season 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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RAY BROOK — One of the mildest winters on record will give fishermen a rare opportunity to the start of the 2016 trout season. Read more

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LAKE PLACID — The Section VII/Division II hockey playoffs opened Feb. 23 with a pair of games. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN — Silt and debris in the Schroon Lake watershed — and its vast size itself — makes effective and consistent control of lake levels difficult, town of Chester leaders learned last week. Read more

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I enjoyed your column on dams and freeing rivers to reach the sea for spawning runs. Read more

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