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TUPPER LAKE | The Wild Center’s Ways of Knowing partnership will be celebrated Saturday, July 6, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Following the celebration, Joanne Shenandoah will perform from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Read more

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TUPPER LAKE | AdkAction’s inaugural “Beyond the Peaks Student Film Festival” took place at The Wild Center May 10. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A handful of passionate Plattsburgh City School District students have hatched a plan to reduce their school’s carbon footprint. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Institute of Museum and Library services has awarded grants totaling more than $400,000 to three Adirondack museums under its Museums for America program. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A busy summer reading and activities camp at the Elizabethtown Library spent much of July looking back in time. Read more

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

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KEENE VALLEY | Students at Keene Central School put their minds to work March 8 at the seventh annual Super Scientific Science Slam, with numerous experiments and tests taking place by students and on display for the community. Read more

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If you are a farmer, you now have another decision to make. Which one of these programs should I attend? Read more

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

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Last week, the House Ways & Means Committee unveiled the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which proposes sweeping tax reform, including several measures that directly affect the nonprofit sector. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Third graders from Crown Point Central School went to the Wild Center in Tupper Lake recently to study animals. Read more

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TUPPER LAKE | Federal funds awarded to The Wild Center will pave the way for a sweeping project designed to incorporate the region’s indigenous perspective into existing installations. Read more

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RAY BROOK — The Adirondack Park Agency took the unusual step of weighing in on current affairs last month when they approved a resolution opposing the United States’ withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE — Regional support for local farm to school initiatives has been expanded to a half-dozen area school districts this spring — just in time for planting season. Read more

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INDIAN LAKE – North Country Public Radio Reporter Brian Mann visited the Indian Lake Central School second grade to talk about monarch butterflies. Read more

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Indian Lake, Newcomb, Potsdam and Tupper Lake Central School students traveled to the Wild Center on March 2 to present projects on what they had learned about their local Adirondack communities. Read more

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TUPPER LAKE — Each weekend in March join The Wild Center in celebrating all things maple. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE — A cycling event that takes participants through Adirondack communities on a weeklong trek in late August will see riders beginning and ending their journey in Schroon Lake this year. Read more

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NEWCOMB — The Glenn and Carol Pearsall Adirondack Foundation recently awarded the Adirondack Curriculum Project (ACP) a grant for the sixth annual Adirondack Day for students and their teachers who use the Adirondacks to meet NYS Learning Standards. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE — Young voices, American Indian voices, science and silent words drawn across protest signs delivered messages of concern and hope at the Adirondack Climate Coalition march here last week. Read more

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