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ELIZABETHTOWN | A proposal to increase the county’s tax on hotel rooms by 2 percent and direct that new revenue to fund local capital projects was put forward by the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) Monday. Read more

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FRANKLIN FALLS | Frontier Communications subscribers are heartened — but wary — over sweeping changes governing how broadband providers market internet speeds. Read more

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MORIAH | Localities received early Christmas gifts Tuesday with the annual fundraising haul for infrastructure projects. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Data is emerging on how North Country voters cast their ballots. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County has become the latest county in New York state to raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County District Attorney’s office does not prosecute code enforcement cases primarily because they are misdemeanor violations. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A report by the state Comptroller’s Office has revealed local governments hemorrhage millions in revenue from flaws in municipal water systems, including water loss, inaccurate meters and improper billing. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The state has allocated $32 million in grants to Adirondack communities for wastewater infrastructure and drinking water projects since 2015. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | Adirondack Voters for Change will host a “Meet the Candidates” forum at Harrietstown Hall on Oct. 16. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | William Grinnell’s attempt to take his old job back from current Ticonderoga Town Supervisor Joseph Giordano failed in Tuesday’s primary election. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The snowshoe racer from Kashmir, India accused of sexually abusing an underage girl was indicted on three charges in Essex County Court on Friday. Read more

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TICONDEROGA — With all of the party designating petitions into the Essex County Board of Elections, only one supervisor’s seat is being contested on the 2017 ballot. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Essex County Board of Elections has announced the positions up for election in each of its 18 towns for 2017. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The next foreclosed property auction will take place in August, with another scheduled for later in the year, according to Essex County Treasurer Michael Diskin. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — A number of critical infrastructure projects will be funded as part of a $61.4 million funding package the region received last week, including projects to provide clean drinking water, filter sludge and replace sewer lines. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Despite the fireworks at the top of the ticket, voters in Essex County also cast ballots for a number of local races in last week’s general election. Read more

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ESSEX COUNTY — The entry of independent candidates into the pool of local races has firmed up the ballot for this year’s election cycle. Here’s how the independent office seekers have shaken up the field. Read more

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The longest-serving member of the Essex County Board of Supervisors passed away Dec. 3 at the age of 77. Read more

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