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KEESEVILLE | AdkAction is looking to expand its fresh-market “Farmacy” model to a second location in Essex County. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | The partial government shutdown will be affecting Warren County citizens who utilize various social services programs. Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Schuylerville) has signed onto legislation that aims to prevent future government shutdowns. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | As the government shutdown lumbers on with no end in sight, county officials have begun to field calls about Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | In the North Country, the cost of heating a home through the frigid winters months can prove too much for some residents to shoulder. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County’s Health Department has secured a $250,000 grant from the Adirondack Health Institute designed to improve local access to fresh foods. Read more

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Life brings extra challenges to people with a disability. Putting food on the table should not be one of them. Read more

Letters to the Editor

Some of your neighbors are hungry and many of them are children. As they leave the security of meals at school, summer fun might be tinged with a grumbling stomach. Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | The House will vote on a bill this week that proposes implementing stricter work requirements on food stamp recipients. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A Westport woman has been sentenced to serve between one-to-three years in prison and will have to pay back over $13,000 in payments that should have not been received from the Essex County Department of Social Services. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The first Adirondack Farmers’ Markets are open, with Elizabethtown’s started last Friday along with the Saturday markets in Plattsburgh. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — While the tense showdown over the Affordable Care Act gobbled up headlines last week, local groups remained concerned over possible cuts in domestic spending. Read more

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