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ALTONA | Unofficial results from the special election Tuesday show that Republican Francis Peryea, Jr. appears to have clinched the Area 2 seat on the Clinton County Legislature in a landslide. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | As staffing at local volunteer fire departments continues to wane, five Plattsburgh area squads are joining forces to host a community event designed to attract new members. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Two seats on the Plattsburgh Common Council are up for election this year. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Students in Dr. John McMahon’s African-American political thought class have been uncovering 40 years of black activists, politicians, writers and musicians who have come to campus. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Two graduating seniors and a December 2018 graduate are the recipients of the 2019 State University of New York (SUNY) Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence which will be awarded at a ceremony at the Albany Capital Center... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton Community College was recently ranked fourth in New York State for online community colleges. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | University of Vermont Health Network — Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH) Ashley Doyle, RN, patient advocate manager, received the Beryl Institute’s Ruth Ravich Patient Advocacy Award... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Members of the student artist club, Plattsburgh Association of the Visual Arts (PAVA), unveiled a mural they painted on a wall in the college bookstore that embodies the college and community at a ceremony Thursday, April 11. Read more

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Spring has finally knocked on our door. Gazing out my window I see the last remnants of snow — patches of white in the woods and in the lower pasture. Read more

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I live on a dead end road in the town of Horicon. The road has not been paved since the original paving very long ago. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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I wonder what kind of world we are leaving our posterity. Heartfelt concerns over the environment and global warming plea for us to be stewards of the earth, but who is pleading for us to be stewards of humanity? Read more

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To all but the most obtuse of us, criminal collusion with foreign entities by public servant Trump and his followers is clearly evident. Read more

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Having well trained and equipped emergency services can mean the difference between life and death. In rural towns across the state we ask brave men and women to volunteer for the safety and well-being of our communities. Read more

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The past few weeks I’ve been addressing issues with the newspaper industry, and this column will wrap up the series as I explain why we approach newspapering from a different perspective. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council last week authorized an agreement that would connect the city to a proposed state trail. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | An AuSable Forks man accused of fatally shooting his girlfriend last month as she rode in the passenger seat of a truck has been indicted by a grand jury in Clinton County. Read more

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SARANAC | Brexton Montville and Cameron Duffield have started the 2019 track and field season as two of the best at what they do in the state. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Surrounded by dozens of black trash bags filled with seasonal debris, a group of college students sat on the stone steps of the Strand Center for the Arts last Saturday. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | At first, students thought it might be a giraffe. Or maybe a candy machine. Read more

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Saranac’s Connor Recore, Ticonderoga’s Colton Huestis and Schroon Lake’s Andrew Pelkey were the top names representing Section VII in their respective classes when the NYSSWA All State boys basketball teams were announced Wednesday. Read more

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