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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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SILVER BAY | The inaugural “North Country New Year” celebration, organized by members of the Silver Bay YMCA Conference and Family Retreat Center, will be held on Dec. 28 through Jan. 1, 2019. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | A presentation on the state-funded Adirondack Hamlets to Huts program is scheduled for next Thursday at the Saranac Lake Free Library. Read more

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JOHNSBURG | For those who made resolutions to be healthier, have more fun, or just get out into the community more, they might consider taking part in the Citizens Races being held at the North Creek Ski Bowl, Tuesday nights through Feb. 13. Read more

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POTTERSVILLE | With snow on the ground, acres of land, and miles of trails, Natural Stone Bridge and Caves owner Greg Beckler is transforming a scenic, natural venue into a winter sports venue — while the snow lasts, that is. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | In the North Country, putting a shoulder to the blustery winter wind and pushing through the season is a part of life. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | The Mountaineer and Adirondack Rock and River will host  the 22nd Annual Adirondack International Mountaineering Festival from Jan. 12 to 15. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | One year after hosting the 2017 World Snowshoe Championships, the Village of Saranac Lake will leverage this international experience to host a new snowshoe weekend called the Adirondack Snowshoe Fest on Feb. 24 and 25, 2018. Read more

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SARANAC | A local race is returning with an international designation, which organizers say will double attendance and draw athletes from all around North America. Read more

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LAKE PLACID — The Adirondack Mountain Club is pleased to announce that International Paper has donated $2,000 in support of the Marie L. Habrel Three Seasons at Heart Lake Outreach Program. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — An Indian athlete will face an Essex County judge Aug. 18 to answer to charges stemming from his trip to America to compete in a world-class snowshoe event. Read more

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BRANT LAKE — Featuring new activities as well as treasured traditions, northern Warren County’s premier frigid festival is to be held this weekend. Read more

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BRANT LAKE — Featuring new a wide variety of activities, the annual Brant Lake Winter Carnival is scheduled for Saturday Feb. 25 on the lake ice adjacent to Jimbo’s Club on the Point. Read more

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Town of P’burgh, Clinton County Youth Bureau to offer family winter activities Feb. 21-23 Read more

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SARANAC LAKE — At least two athletes from India have had their travel visas denied for the upcoming 2017 World Snowshoe Championships in Saranac Lake. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE — For the first time ever, the best snowshoers in the world will compete for top honors on United States soil — or snow. Read more

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NEWCOMB — The WinterFest celebration in Newcomb is set for Saturday, Jan 14, with a jam-packed 12-hour schedule of fun, food and outdoor festivities. Read more

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KEENE — The Mountaineer and Adirondack Rock and River will again combine forces to host the 21st Annual Adirondack International Mountaineering Festival on Jan. 13-15. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE – YMCA Camp Chingachgook will host a Women’s Snowshoe day on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017. Read more

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