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LAKE GEORGE | The person overseeing all of Lake George Village’s infrastructure is retiring and his associate of recent years will be taking over his position. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | This year, Johnsburg High School has taken a significant step forward in their engineering and information technology instruction — as they have hired a teacher to focus on these fields. Read more

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WILLSBORO | The Warrior varsity girls soccer team scored a 6-0 win over Crown Point Oct. 3, but also scored a win off the field as they hosted a Breast Cancer Awareness Month fundraiser during the contest. Read more

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WILLSBORO | Alyssa Summo scored twice as Keene ended their two-game skid with a 2-1 victory over Division III rival Willsboro Oct. 1. Read more

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WESTPORT | With less than 10 minutes to play, McKenize Stephens found the back of the net on a Matt Pribble assist as Boquet Valley scored a 1-0 win over Seton Catholic Sept. 30. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Today has been named Officials Appreciation Day by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga’s 6th annual Adirondack Harvest Plein Air event will take place the last weekend in September, offering residents a chance to interact with artists on a personal level as they are outdoors painting whatever scenes strike... Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Two kids from Saskatchewan in 1926 are credited with playing the first game of what would become known as Frisbee golf. There were no Frisbees then, but the kids sailed tin canning jar lids into four-foot circles scratched in the sand. Read more

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OLMSTEDVILLE | If the frost isn’t on the pumpkin yet, it’s getting close. And another indication of fall is the opening of the pumpkin patch at It’s About Thyme farm in Olmstedville. Read more

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NORTH HUDSON | A decade ago, Muhammad “Mo” Ahmad was a businessman splitting his time between New York City and northern New Jersey when a friend told him about a business opportunity, a Sunoco station, in a place called Schroon Lake. Read more

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NEWCOMB | Newcomb continued its annual Teddy Roosevelt Weekend tradition Sept. 6 to 8. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Town of Chester Supervisor Craig Leggett gazed up at two banners — hanging side-by-side on a utility pole in Pottersville — depicting local veterans Harry Smith Jr. and his father Harry Smith. Read more

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WESTPORT | Boquet Valley has been a defensive force this season, holding Lake Placid, Northern Adirondack and Willsboro without goals over the past three weeks. Read more

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Ever since the day after our last presidential election, the Democrats have been resisting the current administration with every conceivable approach they can muster. Read more

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While most of us would rather not even think about our risks for cancer, we must be proactive to combat this insidious disease. For men, prostate cancer is especially prevalent, affecting 1 in every 7 men during his lifetime. Read more

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Mr. Cooper expressed some practical points and obvious common sense ones also. Certainly competitive shooting is fun, but somehow an assault weapon’s only purpose is to obliviate anything in it’s path. Read more

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Is the Town of Warrensburg selling its soul? On Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 7 p.m. the town’s Planning Board will be reviewing a site plan for a Dollar General store on the former Senior Center Building property at 3847 Main Street. Read more

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Um, of course the voters will decide in 2020. And maybe the Russians will have a say too, as decorated Marine and former FBI director Mueller documented and warned against. Read more

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“Trade wars are good, and easy to win,” said President Donald Trump, May 2, 2018. No, they aren’t, as U.S. farmers can attest. Read more

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I grow concerned when zealots like Jenkins’ attempt to establish a diet-based moral high ground, “Drop animals from menus.” Read more

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