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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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WARRENSBURG | A local business owner who years ago was a Warrensburg town council member was arrested May 14 and charged with sexually abusing an underage boy, police said. Read more

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On behalf of Sexual Assault Services (SAS) of Planned Parenthood of the North Country New York we write to remind our community that April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the state legislature now in session with a new Democratic majority, the North Country delegation touched down in Plattsburgh on Friday to brief local industry leaders on the latest from Albany. Read more

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PERU | A Peru man accused of sexually abusing two young girls over a period of nearly six years has been found guilty. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | As the region gears up for the premiere of Showtime’s “Escape at Dannemora” this week, the miniseries isn’t the only media revisiting the notorious prison break which terrified local residents and riveted the nation’s attention. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY - Addison County independent candidate for the Vermont State Senate Marie Audet, a resident of Bridport, reacted strongly to an Addison Independent newspaper column last week which she described as satirizing the sexual abuse of women. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY - In the wake of the ongoing Roman Catholic Church’s sex abuse scandal, Bishop Christopher Coyne of the Vermont diocese released the following statement recently: Read more

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Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, recently emerging as yet another survivor of sexual assault, needs room to speak. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Legislation making it easier for abuse victims to pursue criminal charges or lawsuits has emerged as a campaign issue in the race for the state Senate. Read more

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Recent allegations have surfaced regarding Catholic clergy and their conduct involving the sexual abuse of children. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | The charges continue to mount against Dylan T. Stolz, the suspect named in sexual abuse crimes in Brant Lake who remains free on a $200,000 bond. Read more

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BRANT LAKE | The Long Island teacher who is accused of sexually abusing five boys while working summers as a camp counselor posted an additional $100,000 bail bond to remain free last Thursday. Read more

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BRANT LAKE | The New York State Police arrested a Long Island man who has been working as a summer camp counselor for 33 years, charging him with five counts of first degree sexual abuse. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Diocese of Ogdensburg has announced it has established a voluntary program to assist victims of clergy sex abuse. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | According to Jennifer Ricard, victim advocate with the Addison County State’s Attorney’s Office, on Sept. 30, 2015, the Vermont Department for Children and Families received a report of possible sexual abuse of a child in Middlebury. Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has co-sponsored several pieces of legislation designed to combat sexual harassment. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | A North Carolina has been arrested in connection with a sexual assault on a minor that occurred in Lake George during Memorial Day weekend. Read more

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PERU | A Peru man is in custody after allegedly having repeated sexual contact with a child for approximately six years. Read more

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