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Photo by Elizabeth Izzo

PLATTSBURGH | The United Way of the Adirondack Region is closing their 2019 fundraising campaign with a projected total of $688,750. Read more

The Sun

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Photo by Tim Rowland

HAGUE | New York Route 9N in Hague will be closed for about three months as the Department of Transportation makes a difficult fix to a section of highway that is in danger of sliding into Lake George. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh is reminding its residents to shovel their sidewalks after the declaration of an end of snow event. Or else. Read more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | The planned start-up pre-kindergarten at Westport Central School has combined with current programs at Elizabethtown-Lewis Central, which has added a second classroom this year. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | While a number of highway employees of towns surrounding Lake George have taken steps to reduce the use of road salt in an effort to reduce lakewater pollution, the procedures have not been standardized or fully documented. Read more

The Sun

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WARREN COUNTY | The events of 2018 in Warren County generated a number of dramatic headlines — both welcome and unwelcome — and other developments reflected merely incremental progress on one front or another. Read more

The Sun

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HAGUE | After all these years, residents of the tiny community of Hague were joking that they finally got a traffic light. Read more

The Sun

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RUTLAND | Governor Phil Scott announced last week that the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) has been awarded a $20 million federal taxpayers grant to upgrade 31 rail bridges along the Vermont Railway... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

PLATTSBURGH | New Jersey Transit’s Board of Directors approved the purchase of 113 rail vehicles from Bombardier on Wednesday. Read more

The Sun

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WILMINGTON | The state Department of Transportation (DOT) will begin using less salt on Route 86 between Lake Placid and Wilmington. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga has been selected as a trailhead for the planned Empire State Trail, a multi-use route expected to open in 2020. Read more

The Sun

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This 1960s-era color postcard shows a Vermont Railway snow plow parked at New Haven Junction. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | This year’s VTrans Route 116 paving project extends along the highway for approximately 20 miles from just south of Robinson School in Starksboro to the U.S. Route 7 and State Route 116  intersection in Middlebury. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY - Continuing the discussion from its Oct. 9 meeting as reported in last week’s Eagle, members of the Middlebury Selectboard began exploring a process for investigating how small, incremental repairs to Creek Road might be made. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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SCHUYLER FALLS | After years of negotiations, meetings, planning sessions and at least one late-night phone call from a state Senator, a new drug rehabilitation facility in Schuyler Falls opened last week. Read more

The Sun

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NORTH CREEK | The state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has asked federal authorities to put the brakes on their application to have a stretch of railway in the southeastern Adirondacks abandoned. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Home health appears to be taking off in Essex County. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A staffing firm has asked the Essex County Board of Supervisors to weigh the feasibility of a direct bus line between Ticonderoga and Plattsburgh. Read more

The Sun

LAKE GEORGE | Conservationists hope to work with road crews to decrease winter salt applications Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) visited Plattsburgh last week for an education roundtable. Read more

The Sun