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AUSABLE FORKS | The Town of Jay is working on a rehabilitation plan for the East Branch of the Ausable River that might reduce the severity of Upper Jay ice jams that have grown more threatening in recent years. Read more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | When people with physical challenges have business with the Town of Moriah they call employees in advance, who will then meet them outside the rampless office building at their cars. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Central School District could ask taxpayers to approve a levy increase of nearly 19 percent to close a budget gap largely attributable to escalating health-insurance costs. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Hudson Headwaters primary care health clinic in Ticonderoga will move from its present location into a new 10,300-foot facility at the Ticonderoga campus of the University of Vermont... Read more

The Sun

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NEWCOMB | Downtown Newcomb, as downtowns are traditionally thought of, does not exist. It’s three miles along Route 28N of a house here and a business there, with a park or a government building scattered along the way. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Jennie Lou Gunning says that the Broadway musical “Phantom of the Opera” has always been her “dream theme” for a dance recital. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Call it competitive shopping for a worthy cause. On April 11, students from Ticonderoga High School will line up at Walmart with an equal amount of cash and then push their carts through the store seeing who can buy the most food... Read more

The Sun

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MORIAH | Some time in early May, astronauts aboard the International Space Station, orbiting more than 200 miles above Earth, will take time from their routine to field questions from students at Moriah Central School. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Coming out of World War II, Sen. William Fulbright, a Southern Democrat seeking to establish “a little more reason, and a little more compassion into world affairs,” launched a cultural-exchange fellowship that has flourished... Read more

The Sun

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KEENE VALLEY | A popular High Peaks trailhead known as The Garden will be closed this spring and summer while the Town of Keene replaces a failing bridge over Johns Brook. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Every morning Shaundra Bartlett Lerman would begin her day with a cup of coffee — and a squirrel. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | At least in Ticonderoga, the opioid epidemic that has hit rural America particularly hard might not be carrying over into the next generation, according to a biennial survey of student behavior. Read more

The Sun

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CROWN POINT | Fans of the historic site and campground at Crown Point reacted with enthusiasm last week to state plans for a new Unit Management Plan that will serve as a blueprint for how the properties are used and improved. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga High School Drama Club will present the comedy-drama “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” on Friday, April 5, at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 6, at 2 p.m... Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga student Michael Fitzgerald is not a fan of dodgeball. Not that he minds the sport particularly, but “dodgeball” was the correct answer to a question he got wrong in the high school Quiz Bowl competition. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) has outlined an ambitious agenda for 2019, which includes festivals, art auctions and beautification projects for downtown... Read more

The Sun

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RAY BROOK | When snow plow drivers in the Lake George region started seeing reductions in road-salt use as a competition, salt use dropped, and today the area has become a model for the scientific treatment of winter highways. Read more

The Sun

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HAGUE | Hague resident Art Steitz said he’s owed about $2,300 for electrical inspections, but the checks, which he believes have been mailed, have not shown up in his box. Read more

The Sun

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Moriah seeking members for Port Henry campgrounds committee Read more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | Ten weeks ago, the Rev. Lynnette Cole was on the floor of the Schroon Lake Post Office being attended to by medics, out of breath with her heart racing at 160 beats a minute. Read more

The Sun

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Photo by Tim Rowland

AUSABLE FORKS | The Town of Jay is working on a rehabilitation plan for the East Branch of the Ausable River that might reduce the severity of Upper Jay ice jams that have grown more threatening in recent years. Read more

The Sun

Rowland_buildings_4-20.jpg

Photo by Tim Rowland

PORT HENRY | When people with physical challenges have business with the Town of Moriah they call employees in advance, who will then meet them outside the rampless office building at their cars. Read more

The Sun

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Photo by Tim Rowland

TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Central School District could ask taxpayers to approve a levy increase of nearly 19 percent to close a budget gap largely attributable to escalating health-insurance costs. Read more

The Sun

Rowland_hospital_4-20.jpg

Photo by Tim Rowland

TICONDEROGA | The Hudson Headwaters primary care health clinic in Ticonderoga will move from its present location into a new 10,300-foot facility at the Ticonderoga campus of the University of Vermont... Read more

The Sun

Rowland_app_4-13.jpg

Photo by Tim Rowland

NEWCOMB | Downtown Newcomb, as downtowns are traditionally thought of, does not exist. It’s three miles along Route 28N of a house here and a business there, with a park or a government building scattered along the way. Read more

The Sun

Rowland_Gunner_4-13 2.jpg

Photo by Tim Rowland

TICONDEROGA | Jennie Lou Gunning says that the Broadway musical “Phantom of the Opera” has always been her “dream theme” for a dance recital. Read more

The Sun

Rowland_food_4-13.jpg

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TICONDEROGA | Call it competitive shopping for a worthy cause. On April 11, students from Ticonderoga High School will line up at Walmart with an equal amount of cash and then push their carts through the store seeing who can buy the most food... Read more

The Sun

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Photo by Tim Rowland

MORIAH | Some time in early May, astronauts aboard the International Space Station, orbiting more than 200 miles above Earth, will take time from their routine to field questions from students at Moriah Central School. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Coming out of World War II, Sen. William Fulbright, a Southern Democrat seeking to establish “a little more reason, and a little more compassion into world affairs,” launched a cultural-exchange fellowship that has flourished... Read more

The Sun

Rowland_bridge_4-6.jpg

Photo by Tim Rowland

KEENE VALLEY | A popular High Peaks trailhead known as The Garden will be closed this spring and summer while the Town of Keene replaces a failing bridge over Johns Brook. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Every morning Shaundra Bartlett Lerman would begin her day with a cup of coffee — and a squirrel. Read more

The Sun

Rowland_survey_4-6.jpg

Photo by Tim Rowland

TICONDEROGA | At least in Ticonderoga, the opioid epidemic that has hit rural America particularly hard might not be carrying over into the next generation, according to a biennial survey of student behavior. Read more

The Sun

Rowland_CrownPointUMP_4-6.jpg

Photo by Tim Rowland

CROWN POINT | Fans of the historic site and campground at Crown Point reacted with enthusiasm last week to state plans for a new Unit Management Plan that will serve as a blueprint for how the properties are used and improved. Read more

The Sun 1 Comments

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga High School Drama Club will present the comedy-drama “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” on Friday, April 5, at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 6, at 2 p.m... Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga student Michael Fitzgerald is not a fan of dodgeball. Not that he minds the sport particularly, but “dodgeball” was the correct answer to a question he got wrong in the high school Quiz Bowl competition. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) has outlined an ambitious agenda for 2019, which includes festivals, art auctions and beautification projects for downtown... Read more

The Sun

Rowland_salt_3-30.jpg

Photo by Tim Rowland

RAY BROOK | When snow plow drivers in the Lake George region started seeing reductions in road-salt use as a competition, salt use dropped, and today the area has become a model for the scientific treatment of winter highways. Read more

The Sun

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Photo provided by Hague on Lake George Facebook page

HAGUE | Hague resident Art Steitz said he’s owed about $2,300 for electrical inspections, but the checks, which he believes have been mailed, have not shown up in his box. Read more

The Sun

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Moriah seeking members for Port Henry campgrounds committee Read more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | Ten weeks ago, the Rev. Lynnette Cole was on the floor of the Schroon Lake Post Office being attended to by medics, out of breath with her heart racing at 160 beats a minute. Read more

The Sun