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WARRENSBURG — Applications are now being accepted from Warrensburg Central School students for both downhill and Nordic skiing at Gore Mountain and the North Creek Ski Bow, ­at discounted prices, through programs sponsored by the town of Warrensburg. Read more

The Sun

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KEENE | Alstead Hill Lane is an antique, the original wagon trail between Keene and Lake Placid, a route that would have been familiar to many an Adirondack legend, including abolitionist John Brown. Read more

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CASTLETON | A host of Castleton University student-athletes were honored with awards for their dedication to their studies, their performances in their respective sports and their work to better the community this week... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | What makes any one person a survivor? Is there a characteristic, an idiosyncrasy, that might lend itself to survival through one of history’s most horrific campaigns of mass genocide? Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Andrew Fogarty, of Saranac Lake, had the top finish for Section VII at the NYSPHSAA alpine ski championships held Monday and Tuesday at Gore Mountain, placing 10th in the giant slalom event on day two. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury College  hosted its 96th annual Winter Carnival Feb. 15-16. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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CASTLETON | The morning of Feb. 3 began as many others have this season for the Castleton University alpine ski team: Read more

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NORTH ELBA | The Lake Placid varsity boys Nordic ski team will get a chance to go after their fifth consecutive state title this season, winning the Section VII championships over Saranac Lake Thursday. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | One day each winter, the creativity and humor of area residents is showcased as bizarre contraptions glide down Chestertown’s Dynamite Hill ski slope and spectators cheer. Read more

The Sun

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SARANAC LAKE | Saranac Lake took the top spots in the boys and girls three-person relay Monday at Dewey Mountain as day one of the Section VII Nordic finals took place. Read more

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CASTLETON | The Castleton University men’s alpine skiing team got off to a quick start in the first run last week... Read more

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LAKE PLACID | Over 2,100 athletes made their way to the Lake Placid region this past weekend to celebrate sport as the annual Empire State Winter Games were held from Jan. 31 through Feb. 3. Read more

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NORTH CREEK |  “Old Ski Movie Night III” will be held at the Tannery Pond Community Center on Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. to raise funds for the North Creek Railway Depot Museum. Read more

The Sun

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NEWCOMB | Adventurers who have an interest in both history and the outdoors will have two more weekends this winter to get a special look at the Camp Santanoni Historic Area, an architectural masterpiece nestled deep in the woods of Newcomb. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | The Lake Placid Central School team of Kai Frantz and James Flanigan took the top spot in the boys two-person relay event... Read more

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LAKE PLACID | Top winter athletes from throughout the state of New York will make their way to the North Country Jan. 31 through Feb. 3 for the 2019 Empire State Winter Games. Read more

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JOHNSBURG | A fully developed network of recreational back-country trails between North Creek and Thirteenth Lake may become a reality if pending plans are realized. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | Nick Kelting, of Saranac Lake, and Annie Rose-McCandish, of Lake Placid, were the top finishers in the 5.4K varsity Nordic race held Tuesday at Dewey Mountain. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | The Cuomo administration’s recent announcement that a major grant was awarded to help bankroll a hotel adjacent to Gore Mountain Ski Bowl has renewed optimism in North Creek... Read more

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LAKE PLACID | The Castleton University men’s and women’s nordic ski teams competed in the New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) season opener 10-kilometer skate event... Read more

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