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LEWIS | People aren’t always at their best during encounters with law enforcement. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Jail is getting a big electronics upgrade intended to make the operation more efficient and safe. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Two local mental health organizations will merge this fall. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — There will soon be a special Crisis Intervention Team in Essex County. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN – Essex County has tentatively agreed to pay $157,593 to the New York State Office of Medicaid Inspector General for alleged overpayments from the state for County Mental Health Services. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — With help comes hope. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The search continues for a full-time psychiatrist at the county Office of Mental Health Services. Read more

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Opening comes two years after last vacancy Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN – Suicides in Essex County are down, and a coalition of agencies think they may be making a difference. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Many North Country residents are reluctant to discuss suicide for fear of public scrutiny. But it’s time to draw the issue into the light. Read more

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ESSEX — The Essex Theatre Company 2016 summer season begins with Matt and Joanna Russell, in concert Wednesday July 13. Read more

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ALBANY – Peter Trout, Director of Clinton County Mental Health & Addiction Services, and Steve Valley, Director of Essex County Mental Health Services, were recently recognized as this region’s 2015 Health Systems Change Community Champions. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Thirty backpacks dotted the lawn of the Essex County Government Center last week. Each represented a local suicide victim who committed the deed between 2011-14. Read more

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