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When it comes to using state taxpayer dollars to advance his left-of-center political agenda, Vermont Lt. Gov. David Zuckerman isn’t shy. Read more


I found Dan Alexander’s editorial “The times they are changing” (Jan. 26) quite interesting. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | In the late summer of 2017, Liam Brown had decided to come home. Read more

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As I age, my reverence for winter diminishes. Ice and snows are not as fun as they used to be. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | A would-be school shooting was thwarted by law enforcement authorities Dec. 18 at the Middlebury Union Middle School (MUMS). Read more

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Squinting into the newly risen sun, I determined that the hunter’s truck parked at the side of the road across from my house belonged to an acquaintance. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Police are focusing their search on northern Franklin and St. Lawrence counties near the Canadian border for a suspect wanted in connection with the killing of William T. “Liam” Brown last Friday... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A single gunshot killed Derek "Boomer" Sprague on April 22, according to Medical Examiner Dr. Michael Sikirica, a forensic pathologist at Albany Medical Center. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Testimony at Essex County Court entered a second day with recollections from witnesses present at Eagles Club ahead of a fatal shooting in Moriah last April. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Opening remarks and testimony from four witnesses framed day three of the murder case being tried in Essex County Court. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Jury selection began Monday for the murder trial of the man accused of killing a Moriah man. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Public Safety Committee took steps to find the right site for a proposed fire safety training building, a project that won $500,000 in grant funding through state Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) last April. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | In the wake of a mass-shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh last week that left 11 dead and six injured, a vigil for the victims has been planned for this Friday in Plattsburgh. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has received an “A” rating from the National Rifle Association and the New York State Rifle & Pistol Association (NYSRPA). Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A tape of the emergency 911 call placed after a shooting at the Adirondack Eagles Club in Moriah last April was played in court Friday. Read more

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Last month, Vermont Gov. Phil Scott (R) announced that over 200 elementary and secondary schools in the state will receive so-called school-safety grants as part of plan to enhance school safety after a series of out-of-state school shooting. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council has approved a resolution allowing Mayor Colin Read to sign a contract with the Plattsburgh City School District for two armed school resource officers (SRO). Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County lawmakers discussed tentative steps to add School Resource Officers (SROs) in all 11 school districts in Essex County. Read more

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GOSHEN | At about 3:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, the Vermont State Police were notified of a shooting at a home on 502 South Hill Rd. in the town of Goshen. Read more

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