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TICONDEROGA | Not everyone shares equally in a good economy. Some jobs don’t pay, some people are unable to work and others encounter a run of bad luck. For them, food pantries exist to provide three days worth of food as a bridge when food stamps... Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga’s efforts to write solar regulations into its zoning law got off to a choppy start last Thursday, when citizens at a public hearing said they had not received adequate background information about the proposal. Read more

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In response to Dan Alexander’s thoughts on Independence Day — from the tiniest of wildflowers in the high desert, to the raging power of the Colorado river, to St. Jude’s hospital, I for one, do not take America’s gifts for granted. Sadly, many do. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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In 1985 while playing a pickup game of softball, I chased down a foul ball. Even though it hit the ground and there was no play to be made, I charged the ball hard and stuck my left leg in the ground and leaned, apparently awkwardly, with my... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | At a recent Essex County Board of Supervisors Ways and Means Committee meeting, Essex County Clerk Joe Provoncha addressed his colleagues with his concerns over new legislation signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | Like the ivy at Wrigley Field, Eurasian watermilfoil dies back in the winter then springs to life with a vengeance come spring. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | July 4, 1776, was a great day for America. July 4, 1777 — not so much. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | There’s two reasons local angler Ben Wright likes fishing Lake Champlain. Sure, it’s his hometown lake. But it also boasts a quality that Wright finds special as he hits the water for this weekend’s Costa FLW Series Northern... Read more

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Whether transporting products for a small business, going to work or getting their kids to school, folks in the North Country depend on our local roads and bridges that get them where they need to go. Read more

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This is a letter of thanks and appreciation to Derek Fleury and others in Ticonderoga water department for their efforts in solving a problem for us. Read more

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Join us Tuesday, July 16, for puppet theater followed by cool jazz “On the Center Lawn!” Read more

Community Columnists

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga has joined a list of towns calling for after-hours lockdowns of two northern Lake George boat launches to prevent the spread of invasive species. Read more

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PORT HENRY | The Moriah Chamber of Commerce is seeking vendors and volunteers for the upcoming Champ Day celebration, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, July 21, at Champ Beach in Port Henry. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | The locally produced film “Garrow” is continuing to sell out shows across the Adirondacks, and starting Saturday will begin a six-day run at The Strand in Schroon Lake. Read more

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The topics in the Adirondacks local newspaper are interesting, but it seems they are more for adults and not for kids. Read more

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A dear friend from high school now resides in Florida with her husband and they spend several months “up North” during the summer. She and I make sure to get together as often as possible for lunch during these short months. Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | As the AuSable Valley unified basketball team took to the court, a familiar face to the basketball sidelines in Section VII was on their bench. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Three Section VII softball players were named to the New York State Sportswriters and Coaches Organization for Girls Sports (NYSSCOGS) all state team for the spring season. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | Thirty-eight students, from all three North Country Community College (NCCC) campuses, have been named on NCCC’s president’s list. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The story of World War I hero Alvin York reads like one of those entertaining but highly improbable movie scenes where a single good guy battling amidst a hail of bullets kills a multitude of bad guys. Read more

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