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WARREN COUNTY | A destructive snow and ice storm, considered the most devastating in recent history, brought down trees on roadways and utility lines across six counties, cutting power to as many as 163,000 people. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | If you’ve traveled on Routes 7 and 116 so far this winter, you may have noticed better road conditions when compared to past years. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

INDIAN LAKE | Ten days of indoor and outdoor winter activities are planned for the town of Indian Lake starting Friday, Feb. 14, until Sunday, Feb. 23. Choose from a wide variety of events like the Winter Wonderland Craft Fair, snowmobile trials, kit Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Warren County’s relatively new method of keeping its roads clear of ice — undertaken in recent years to reduce salt pollution — has been temporarily jeopardized by the lack of prepared salt brine to spread on the county’s many miles of Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The region’s premier event for combating “cabin fever”  — Lake George Winter Carnival — kicks off this weekend,  offering a wide variety of activities for family fun. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The last week of December 2019 brought winter weather conditions more typical of mid-January. On Dec. 31, Green Mountain Power (GMP) crews responded to outages caused by a winter storm which brought ice, some snow, and strong winds. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TUPPER LAKE | The Wild Center won a $249,549 grant award from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, to interpret climate resilience. Read more

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JOHNSBURG | Frigid temperatures and abundant snowfall in northern Warren County has prompted Gore Mountain to open early this year — and skiers are taking advantage of the opportunity. Read more

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Schroon Lake | The Schroon Lake Senior Citizens Club has a busy December calendar filled with lots of holiday activities. Read more

News Briefs - New York

PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh’s parking ban will be in effect starting midnight Tuesday, Nov. 12. Read more

The Sun

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County supervisors at their August meeting for performing her work with diligence and dedication — and for accomplishing tasks beyond her job description. Read more

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RUTLAND | Green Mountain National Forest (GMNF) officials reminded the public that snowmobile season ended in the GMNF on April 15. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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CHESTERTOWN | Jazmin Powell stood on the doorstep of her home on Schroon River Forest Road in Chester and looked at the floodwaters — thigh deep in some places — surrounding her home. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | With the aim of protecting public safety, the Warrensburg Town Board has approved a local law prohibiting people from depositing snow or ice within 3 feet of a fire hydrant. Read more

The Sun

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I’ll bet you’re thinking the same as me. I’ve had enough of the winter weather already. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh is reminding its residents to shovel their sidewalks after the declaration of an end of snow event. Or else. Read more

The Sun

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Here we go again. You turn on the evening news and it’s the same old story told every winter and early spring after a thaw or rain event. Read more

Community Columnists

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ELIZABETHTOWN | For the second day, the vast majority of the Section VII sports schedule has been wiped away due to winter weather, affecting a pair of era-ending home games. Read more

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This winter, the snows were lean until recently, and the weather cold enough, making it a great time to get in the woods and cut some trees. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | A significant storm with snow and winds was expected to create driving difficulties in Vermont Jan. 19-20. Read more

The Vermont Eagle