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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County has moved from having “no designation” of fiscal stress to being “susceptible to fiscal stress,” according to a new report from the state Comptroller’s Office. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh has garnered a “moderate fiscal stress” designation from the state Comptroller’s Office. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Lawmakers passed a $168.3 billion state budget early Saturday. The spending plan closes a $4.4 billion shortfall amid risks to federal aid and includes a $1 billion increase in state education aid. more

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ALBANY | The governor has signed a bill making it easier for members of the public suing for access to public records to recover their legal fees. more

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PLATTSBURGH | A report by the state Comptroller’s Office has revealed local governments hemorrhage millions in revenue from flaws in municipal water systems, including water loss, inaccurate meters and improper billing. more

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Counties across the state are rolling out their 2018 budgets. more

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ALBANY | New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli is urging New Yorkers to read the fine print on gift cards this holiday season for details about fees and expiration dates. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Despite all the gloom and doom surrounding the City of Plattsburgh’s finances, the city is ending the year without one dubious distinction: more

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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has broken with her party on a major 2018 budget resolution vote. more

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MINERVA | The state Comptroller’s Office has determined a lack of financial controls and oversight by the town supervisor and board allowed a former clerk to the supervisor to steal thousands from municipal coffers over a multi-year period. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The unemployment rate in the North Country is higher than the state average. more

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NORTH ELBA | Two new bridges over the West Branch of the AuSable River are now open. more

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CHESTERTOWN | The Town of Chester can increase appropriations by about $28,805 over 2017, but contractual obligations will take most of that, supervisor Craig Leggett said. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A former Town of Minerva employee who used municipal coffers as her personal bank account for two years has been sentenced to 1 1/3 to 4 years in state prison and ordered to pay restitution... more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — A former town of Minerva employee who used municipal coffers as her personal bank account for two years has pleaded guilty to three charges related to the thefts. more

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Here we are. Graduation season, full of pomp and circumstance for departing high school graduates and their families. more

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PLATTSBURGH, NY & BURLINGTON, VT — At the low point of his life, Jason recalls sitting in a dark apartment alone. more

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PLATTSBURGH — At the low point of his life, Jason recalls sitting in a dark apartment alone. more

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Environmentalists: Executive order, signed Tuesday, would roll back progress in Adirondack Park more

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PLATTSBURGH — Tick tock. more

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