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LAKE GEORGE | While a number of highway employees of towns surrounding Lake George have taken steps to reduce the use of road salt in an effort to reduce lakewater pollution, the procedures have not been standardized or fully documented. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | People strolling through Lake George Village this winter will likely witness more human activity than ever due to an ordinance adopted at the village board’s November meeting. Read more

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KEENE | The preliminary town spending plan for 2019 stayed within the one percent tax levy cap set by the state. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A grassroots push spearheaded by residents to save the city money by delaying a sidewalk infrastructure project has failed. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The pending proposal to purchase a new aerial fire truck was raised again at the Feb. 12 Lake George Village Board meeting, following a public informational meeting six days earlier when the controversial idea appeared... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Selectboard held a meeting Jan. 23 to various citizen comments and attend to town matters. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | If the City of Plattsburgh fines a property owner for not clearing the snow from their sidewalks, that property owner can now appeal the decision. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A city councilor has abandoned a plan to explore whether some property owners should be exempted from the city’s current sidewalk snow removal policy. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Students displaced by the closure of the Webb Island footbridge last month can now catch a ride to school on Clinton County Public Transit (CCPT). Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh is reminding property owners to follow the city’s sidewalk snow removal policy. Read more

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MORIAH | Former Village of Port Henry snow removal from most private roads won’t be continued this winter by the Town of Moriah. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton County Shared Services Plan, a $708,717 savings roadmap curated by the Clinton County Shared Services Panel, is complete. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | An hour-long public hearing on the proposed Clinton County shared services plan rendered just one comment on Monday. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Details are falling into place for Clinton County’s shared services initiative. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — City officials are using the latest snow and ice fall to evaluate the fairly new law that requires property owners to clear sidewalks within 24 hours after a storm ends. Read more

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NYS has a fairly high gas tax. Vermont is considerably less. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Until Tuesday’s snowfall, municipalities across the region had been rejoicing over a mild winter that had their left their stockpiles of sand and salt, normally a precious commodity, largely untouched. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — A fleet of enhanced “tow plows” will deployed this winter to clear state roads Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — City councilors approved last week a local law governing the removal of snow and ice on public sidewalks. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Concerned community members gathered for a public hearing on Oct. 1 to express their concerns with the revised snow removal policy. Read more

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