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LAKE GEORGE | Town of Lake George officials and highway workers were recognized recently for their “best practices” in reducing the use of wintertime road salt while maintaining safe roadway conditions. more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | Civility and honest introspection took center stage last Tuesday at a merger forum to discuss whether Elizabethtown-Lewis Central and Westport Central schools should form a new, centralized school district. more

The Sun

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KEENE | Parking on Route 73 near the Roaring Brook Falls Trailhead will be permanently banned starting Friday, the state Department of Environmental Conservation has announced, and “No Parking” signs will be installed by the end of the week. more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | The Vermont Agricultural Hall of Fame announced that Middlebury farmer Robert Foster is one of the 2018 inductees. more

The Vermont Eagle

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ALBANY | Stakeholders are making a final push for reform of a state program to give private forest owners tax breaks and other incentives to broaden sustainable forestry practices in the Adirondacks. more

The Sun

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TUPPER LAKE | Access to local farm products, distribution and fair pricing are critical to maintaining Adirondack food supply lines. more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Billing itself as 350.org’s climate-resistance campaign, Fossil Free Fast kicked off an anti-Trump campaign 2020 lobbying effort Wednesday via the internet. more

The Vermont Eagle

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I received a draft of our revised town plan back in October and decided to attend our commission’s next meeting, which was held on Oct. 25. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Forestry associations, environmental groups and state lawmakers are asking the governor to prioritize reform of a program designed to preserve timberlands by giving private forest owners tax breaks and other incentives. more

The Sun

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TUPPER LAKE | As the region sets into a deep freeze, several farmers are hitting the workshop circuit. more

The Sun

No day goes by when I don’t explore some fresh way to look at the City of Plattsburgh’s challenges. more

Guest Columnists

When I need advice, I assemble a number of very thoughtful people who I know have a great diversity of perspectives. more

Guest Columnists

PAUL SMITHS | Ma’ikwe Ludwig, a TEDx speaker and longtime sustainable community activist, will lead a presentation and workshop at the Paul Smith’s College VIC on Nov. 1. more

The Sun

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PERU | After nearly three months of renovations, the new headquarters for the North Country Mission of Hope (NCMH) is almost completed. more

The Sun

A brand name is one grown familiar to consumers who buy from and support respected reliable businesses. more

NCL Magazine

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TICONDEROGA – A special Mothers’ Day Farmers Market will kick off the season for the Ticonderoga Farmers Market. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Springtime arrived with a focus on funding for climate resilient farming in the Adirondacks. more

The Sun

Consider that many of our current economic practices are based on promoting growth. more

Community Columnists

MIDDLEBURY — Manchester and surrounding communities played host to guest of the first United Nations (U.N) meeting to ever take place in Vermont: the “United Nations Retreat on Sustainable and Resilient Communities.” more

The Vermont Eagle

Whether it’s the image of the big bad wolf of the classic Three Little Pigs story blowing the straw house down, or concerns over how straw could withstand weather or hold up a roof, some people are perplexed. more

NCL Magazine

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