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QUEENSBURY | Warren County’s final 2019 general election results — including the absentee ballot tallies — were released Nov. 25, and in most cases, the winning candidates’ vote advantage widened over the Election Day count. Read more

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SARATOGA SPRINGS | Combining aggressive defensive play with a prolific and balanced offense, the Warrensburg High School girls basketball team won the seventh-annual Mike Beson Memorial Tournament this last weekend at Saratoga Catholic High School. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Christmas may come without ribbons and it may come without tags, but last Wednesday it definitely came with rain. No matter. Hundreds of soggy but happy people turned out to celebrate. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Goal to boost tourism, local culture, economies; Warren, Essex, Hamilton counties expected to benefit. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Predicting crushing tax increases in Lake George required to pay for the village’s new $24 million wastewater treatment plant, Lake George Mayor Robert Blais asked Warren County leaders for $100,000 annual contributions. Read more

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Turning Back The Pages

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Politics was his game: Gov. Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller, New York state governor, made a decision to not seek the Republican nomination for the presidency, which came with dramatic suddenness for the Republican Party. Read more

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Our business model and our rural communities are currently undergoing some significant changes that must be addressed. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | A youthful but determined Warrensburg boys basketball team started off their 2019-20 season last weekend by winning the first round of their own tournament versus Johnsburg, 46-37, falling a day later in the finals to The King’s School. Read more

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Each week, we do our best to provide our readers with timely, accurate community news, as well as coverage of education, features on engaging community members, and the high school sports coverage you have come to expect. Read more

Editorials

The Wells varsity boys basketball team will enter the 2019-20 season as the defending Section VII/Class D champions, one of several teams looking to replace key losses to their rosters. Read more

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With the defending Section VII/Class D champion Westport now merged as part of Boquet Valley, there will be a new sectional champion in the first week of March, with several teams ready to prove their worthiness, including the Griffins. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Johnsburg and North Creek are kicking off the holiday season with a variety of festive events. Read more

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The defending Section VII Nordic champions, Lake Placid, are joined by Saranac Lake in Section VII, while Johnsburg combines with North Warren in Section II. Lake Placid and Saranac Lake will also take to the slopes for alpine events. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | The Keene girls varsity basketball team jumped out to a 25-9 first half lead as they opened the new season with a 54-27 win over Seton Catholic Wednesday. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Adirondack Christkindlmarkt, a holiday festival embracing a centuries-old European tradition, is returning to Lake George Festival Commons Friday, Dec. 6, through Sunday, Dec. 8 Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Northern Warren County will be kicking off the holiday season with traditional small-town spirit this Tuesday, as the town’s Christmas tree is lit up, carols are sung and people socialize while sampling creations from local chefs. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | St. Joseph’s Addiction Treatment & Recovery Centers, based in Saranac Lake, has announced that Vince Connors has been named as chairperson of the agency’s board of directors. Read more

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GLENS FALLS | A holiday festival, ever-popular in the region, is returning to Glens Falls this weekend. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The Village of Lake’s George’s popular “Lite Up the Village” event, scheduled for the afternoon of Saturday Nov. 30, has for 21 prior years heralded the arrival of Christmas, attracting up to 3,000 people —sparking their holiday spirit. Read more

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MINERVA | The Johnsburg-Minerva girls varsity basketball team opened the new season as a merged team Nov. 26, falling to Section II’s Fort Ann, 51-31. Read more

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