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BRANT LAKE | The Adirondack Lakes Alliance has honored Town of Horicon Supervisor Matt Simpson for his half-dozen years of advocacy work towards protecting the environmental quality of lakes and rivers in the Adirondacks. Read more

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STONY CREEK | The remote Adirondack town of Stony Creek will be celebrating its rural traditions next weekend, as its Mountain Days festival is held Saturday, Aug. 3, and Sunday, Aug. 4. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | With the intent of protecting the water quality of Lake George, five communities surrounding the lake have been awarded more than  $2 million in state grants. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The town government will be undertaking a major project this spring to solve erosion and runoff problems in the Lakeview Circle neighborhood, as their efforts to abate stormwater pollution ramp up. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | The Schroon Lake Association has won approval from the Adirondack Park Agency for a permanent Northern Boat Decontamination Station in Schroon’s Severance hamlet. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | “Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.” Read more

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The Town of Thurman thanks Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Department of Transportation (DOT) Acting Commissioner Paul Karas for opening the State Route 418 bridge in record time and for their exemplary service and continuing attention to our community. Read more

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HORICON | The issue of treating for black flies in the Horicon area this spring is not a dead issue. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Efforts to preserve, promote and protect Lake George are the focus of 10 of the state’s Regional Economic Development Awards announced Dec. 13 by Gov. Cuomo. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — An ongoing investigation to identify the source of E. coli contamination at Million Dollar Beach yielded results last week, as a major breech in the town’s sewer system was discovered by a task force of municipal workers. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Manholes found buried, uncovered and open as search for contaminants continues Read more

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Master Gardeners to share wisdom at annual springtime event Read more

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WESTPORT — On May 11, the North Adirondack Regional Envirothon (NARE) will be held at Paul Smith’s College. Read more

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STONY CREEK — A small-town festival that harkens back to enduring North Country traditions is returning this weekend with its beloved lumberjack competition, talented musical entertainment and a wide array of family activities. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — After hosting a public hearing June 21 which drew not a single local citizen, the Lake George village board approved water rate increases — the first in six years — of 3 percent. Read more

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WARRENSBURG —The Spring Zing — an open house at the Warren County Fish Hatchery — attracted nearly 400 registered guests last week and featured a variety of educational activities for young and old. Read more

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QUEENSBURY — The streamlining of Warren County committees last week reduces the number of committees to a manageable 14, down from 25, while creating a twice-monthly schedule to accommodate meetings at that level. Read more

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JOHNSBURG — A savings of an estimated $300,000 is coming to Johnsburg after a conversation at a recent series of town hall meetings conducted by Assemblyman Dan Stec. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — Town of Lake George Highway crews were able to put newly installed state-of-the-art salt monitoring and controlling equipment to the test this week, as snow and ice finally made it to the region. Read more

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