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WARRENSBURG | A noted expert on historic Adirondack architecture and its preservation is to present a program Thursday Feb. 27 at the annual meeting of the Warrensburg Historical Society — and the public is invited to attend. Read more

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CHESTER | For generations, a wacky sled race has prompted fun, good humor and camaraderie among local residents — while entertaining area visitors. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Prompted by local environmental advocates, Warren County officials are now considering establishing a centralized composting facility where food waste as well as brush and leaves can be deposited and processed. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | For more than 35 years, crowds have enjoyed witnessing motorcycles spitting up clouds of ice shards as they careen around race courses on the frozen lake’s surface, vying to take the lead. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | A destructive snow and ice storm, considered the most devastating in recent history, brought down trees on roadways and utility lines across six counties, cutting power to as many as 163,000 people. Read more

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GLENS FALLS | Warren County is ranked as the “No. 1 healthiest county” in New York, according to a new study released by voro.com, a website that refers people to doctors and publishes articles on health. Read more

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WHITEHALL | Warrensburg wrestling coach Mark Trapasso had warned his athletes not to take a Section II Class D championship for granted. He stressed that they’d have to be mentally tough and determined for the Burghers to win their fifth straight tea Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The shuttle service that’s been carrying passengers to and from tourist destinations in North Creek is now expanding to transport local residents to downtown North Creek and to the Adirondack Community Outreach Center on Rte. 8 in Johns Read more

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CLUMS CORNERS | Three leading athletes on the Hadley-Luzerne/Lake George wrestling team won championships of their respective weight classes on Feb. 8, propelling the WarEagles to third place in the competitive Section II Class C tournament held at T Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Ending their 2019-2020 regular season on a high note, the Lake George Boys basketball team employed smooth teamwork and consistent defense to defeat rival Hadley-Luzerne by a score of 78-53. Read more

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BRANT LAKE | One of northern Warren County’s most anticipated winter events — Brant Lake Winter Carnival — is to occur next weekend, offering a variety of activities for all ages. Read more

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WARREN COuNTY | Not getting every Warren County resident to participate in the federal 2020 Census this year could mean the loss of many millions of federal dollars, crimping local government services, county leaders said recently. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | A myriad of activities are to be held at this weekend’s Lake George Winter Carnival — whether it’s prompting your dog to howl in a canine talent show, imitating Adele in a karaoke session, riding an ATV around the lake, gazing at firewo Read more

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GLENS FALLS | Under the glare of television lights Jan. 29 in the Cumberland Farms store on Bay Street, Jody Stimpson, 52, of Glens Falls was presented with a large mock check representing his New York State Lottery winnings from purchasing a $2.5 mi Read more

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LAKE LUZERNE | The Hadley-Luzerne/Lake George WarEagles split two dual meets last week as they finished off their regular 2019-2020 season. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | The twin sisters on Warrensburg’s girls basketball team represented double-trouble to opponents this week, as senior forwards Aubrey and Abigail Ranous led the Burghers to two Adirondack League victories. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Heading into the Section II Class D wrestling tournament on Saturday, Feb. 8, Warrensburg wrestlers are seeking to take home their fifth straight team championship trophy. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Regaining their early season momentum, the North Warren Boys Basketball team defeated three Adirondack League rivals in five days last week, improving their 2019-20 record to 14-2. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | For the fifth year in a row, Warrensburg won the Adirondack League championship this week — by keeping their league record perfect, a feat secured by the Burghers’ 49-23 defeat of Salem-Cambridge on Jan. 23. Read more

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LAKE LUZERNE | Winding down their 2019-2020 season, the Hadley-Luzerne/Lake George wrestling team fought a battle with Corinth on Jan. 23, losing the meet 39-41. But if it weren’t for forfeits in two classes, the WarEagles would have been victors in Read more

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CHESTER | For generations, a wacky sled race has prompted fun, good humor and camaraderie among local residents — while entertaining area visitors. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Prompted by local environmental advocates, Warren County officials are now considering establishing a centralized composting facility where food waste as well as brush and leaves can be deposited and processed. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | For more than 35 years, crowds have enjoyed witnessing motorcycles spitting up clouds of ice shards as they careen around race courses on the frozen lake’s surface, vying to take the lead. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | A destructive snow and ice storm, considered the most devastating in recent history, brought down trees on roadways and utility lines across six counties, cutting power to as many as 163,000 people. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The shuttle service that’s been carrying passengers to and from tourist destinations in North Creek is now expanding to transport local residents to downtown North Creek and to the Adirondack Community Outreach Center on Rte. 8 in Johns Read more

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GLENS FALLS | Warren County is ranked as the “No. 1 healthiest county” in New York, according to a new study released by voro.com, a website that refers people to doctors and publishes articles on health. Read more

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CLUMS CORNERS | Three leading athletes on the Hadley-Luzerne/Lake George wrestling team won championships of their respective weight classes on Feb. 8, propelling the WarEagles to third place in the competitive Section II Class C tournament held at T Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Ending their 2019-2020 regular season on a high note, the Lake George Boys basketball team employed smooth teamwork and consistent defense to defeat rival Hadley-Luzerne by a score of 78-53. Read more

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LAKE LUZERNE | The nationally renowned cheese-making enterprise Nettle Meadow Farm in the town of Thurman is moving its production facilities soon to a landmark building on Route 9N in the town of Lake Luzerne, according to local officials. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | According to the US Geological Survey, A small-scale earthquake occurred at about 10 p.m. Jan 3 in the southern Adirondacks. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Minutes after he was elected chairman of the Warren County Board of Supervisors Jan. 3, Stony Creek Supervisor Frank Thomas called for investments in the county’s infrastructure and workforce development programs Read more

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WARRENSBURG | A well-known former Warrensburg business proprietor and his wife perished in a fire last week that consumed their Schroon River Road home, according to county and local officials. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Gov. Cuomo’s office announced Jan. 5 that an additional $9.4 million in state grant money is earmarked for the village’s $24 million sewer plant now under construction — and local officials praised the financial commitment Read more

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WARRENSBURG | The Warrensburg girls basketball team continued to advance in their season’s campaign, as they won two games but experienced their first loss of this season. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | For nearly 40 years, John Strong has served as executive director of the Lake George Arts Project — founding, organizing and producing some of the landmark cultural events held in Lake George. Read more

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ARGYLE | The North Warren boys basketball team remained undefeated as it won the championship of the Argyle Holiday Tournament last weekend. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Warren County is in solid financial shape — a trend developing over recent years which is expected to continue, county Board of Supervisors Chairman Ron Conover told county leaders at their Dec. 20 meeting. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | After Burgher wrestlers Trlisten Hitchcock and Jacob Clear won the two top weight-class matches with quick pins in a meet Dec. 28 versus Peru. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | With an intent to minimize the carbon footprint of local government, the Lake George town board is considering entering an electricity purchasing agreement with a company that builds and maintains solar farms in the northeast U.S. Read more

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INDIAN LAKE | Voting residents of the Indian Lake Central School District overwhelmingly approved a $2 million-plus capital project Dec. 3 to update its school facilities. Read more

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    North Warren Senior Guard Ryan Miller, team captain, shoots during a recent game against Lake George. Miller scored 8 points in a physical battle Jan. 24 against Granville, which remains unbeaten in the Adirondack League — a status North Warren held until their showdown with Lake George on Jan. 17. Tanner Dunkley (left) blocks his opponent from getting a potential rebound. Dunkley was the top scorer for the Cougars in the Granville game with 27 points.

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    North Warren Senior Guard Ryan Miller, team captain, shoots during a recent game against Lake George. Miller scored 8 points in a physical battle Jan. 24 against Granville, which remains unbeaten in the Adirondack League — a status North Warren held until their showdown with Lake George on Jan. 17. Tanner Dunkley (left) blocks his opponent from getting a potential rebound. Dunkley was the top scorer for the Cougars in the Granville game with 27 points.

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    Warrensburg Planning board chair Laura Moore responds to local citizens objecting to plans for a vintage Victorian home in a historic district of Warrensburg being demolished and replaced with a dollar store. Listening to the crowd's comments are (right to left): board members John Fanchini, Rich Larkin, Moore, Suzanne Tyler and Sharon Sutphin.

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    Diane Perillo purchases a pair of knitted mittens Oct. 5 from Lori Henry, a vendor at the World’s Largest Garage Sale held in Warrensburg last weekend. The early-morning freezing temperatures during the multi-day sale provided Henry, from Cooperstown, with a steady stream of customers for her cozy Sherpa coats, mittens, scarves, ponchos and sweaters.

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    Warrensburg Volunteer Fire Co. member Bonnie Roth delivers servings of breakfast in the town firehall to a couple attending the World’s Largest Garage Sale on Oct. 5. Working in the kitchen were firefighters Roger Durkin, Gary Ross, Tony Fortino and Pete Bederian. Also serving up meals were Jordan Lamphier and Jonathan Geraghty.

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    Gathering to honor Harry Bollback (front, center) at the Sept. 30 installation of his ‘Hometown Hero’ banner in Pottersville, were family members (rear, left to right): John Nelson, Suely Cecil, Cindi Bollback, Larry Bollback, and Elizabeth Nelson.