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PLATTSBURGH | A woman arrested in connection with a heroin trafficking ring last year has been sentenced, marking the final judgement in a case that saw 10 people accused of conspiring to shuttle drugs... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The government shutdown is now over. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | According to anecdotal reports heard by The Eagle, few Vermonters working locally in the private sector, at this time, are being affected by the partial federal government shutdown. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

PLATTSBURGH | Four area residents have been sentenced for their roles in a heroin distribution ring. Read more

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Civil and immigrant rights groups recently announced they are suing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) secretary... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A six-day jury trial concluded on Monday with the conviction of a Plattsburgh woman accused of conspiring to distribute heroin as part of a drug trafficking ring that shuttled narcotics from Annapolis, Maryland to Schenectady... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County Sheriff David Favro said his record speaks for itself. Read more

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GLENS FALLS | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) isn’t holding back on criticism of her Democratic opponent. Read more

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ELLENBURG | Two Guatemalans were arrested at the Canadian border last week for allegedly attempting to smuggle five Romanians into the country. Read more

The Sun

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MONTPELIER | Vermont leads all other U.S. states in illegal crossings along the Canada/U.S. border, U.S. Attorney Christina Nolan said during an August 15 WCAX-TV interview. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Hundreds of people gathered in Plattsburgh on Saturday as part of a nationwide “Families Belong Together” rally Read more

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ALBANY | New York will sue the federal government over the practice of separating children from their parents following their detainment for illegally entering the country. Read more

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RAY BROOK | Just two years after a pair of convicted killers broke out of Clinton Correctional in a sophisticated escape plot, interest in the caper is surging. Read more

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Ten people, including a correction officer at Clinton Correctional, have been indicted on federal charges for their alleged involvement in a heroin distribution ring Read more

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PERU — Phyllis Yaffe, Consul General of Canada in New York, reassures locals that trade relations remain strong Read more

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PLATTSBURGH – To show appreciation... Read more

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ALBANY — Federal officials have announced the deportation of Mexican national who has illegally entered the United States for the sixth time. Read more

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About 25 area veterans from Essex, Clinton and Franklin County met with Rep. Elise Stefanik for roundtable discussion, citing problems with VA, healthcare access, education and jobs Read more

The Sun

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The issue of illegal immigration has Vermonters divided—the division spans everyone from college students, dairy farmers and retail clerks to journalists, construction workers and law enforcement officers, among others. Read more

Editorials

The perilous roadblock manned by agents of the U.S. Border Patrol between exits 29-30 of the Adirondack Northway was once again in full operation this past weekend. Read more

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