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LAKE GEORGE | Prompted by local environmental advocates, Warren County officials are now considering establishing a centralized composting facility where food waste as well as brush and leaves can be deposited and processed. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | A destructive snow and ice storm, considered the most devastating in recent history, brought down trees on roadways and utility lines across six counties, cutting power to as many as 163,000 people. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Kimberly Davis, Democratic Candidate for NY State Senate in the 45th District has announced that she has secured unanimous endorsements from all six Democratic County Committees within the 45th District. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | The Adirondack Foundation, a Lake Placid organization whose mission is to enhance the lives of people in the Adirondacks through philanthropy, has opened applications for the 2020 Generous Acts grants. Read more

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NORTH COUNTRY | Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union has announced that they will be changing their name to TrailNorth Federal Credit Union on Jan. 1, 2020. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The U.S. Department of Transportation has approved $500,000 in emergency relief funding following the Halloween rainstorm that left widespread damage throughout Vermont, according to Gov. Phil Scott’s office. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Local response teams participated in a hazmat drill on Sept. 11 to prepare for a possible oil spill along the route of the Canadian Pacific Rail Co., near Lake Champlain. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | PRIDE of Ticonderoga is seeking contractors and a program administrator to put into motion $1.5 million in housing-related grants that have been awarded to the community-development organization since April. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Warren County’s chief executive advised county supervisors Aug. 16 to set aside money for upgrades to SUNY Adirondack’s facilities so the college can continue to attract and retain students. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | A local emergency medical technician walked up to the entrance of the Wayne Stock music festival Aug. 3 — the second day of the two-day event held in North Creek Ski Bowl Park —and he introduced himself to Tammy Bukovinsky... Read more

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RUTLAND | If you’re searching for an affordable place to live in Vermont, you may want to consider Rutland County. According the Rutland Regional Marketing Committee, the county has Vermont’s lowest home acquisition cost, as a percentage of median... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The University of Vermont Health Network — Elizabethtown Community Hospital is accepting applications for the second year of its paramedic education program. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | Applications for the Adirondack Foundation’s 2019 Generous Acts Fund are open and available online until Feb. 4 at 5 p.m. Read more

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ROUSES POINT | “Toys for Tots” will ride into Clinton and Essex counties next Sunday. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | State Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) says helping people is her favorite part of the job. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Residents of the Greater Ticonderoga area who live in older mobile homes that are drafty or unsafe could potentially be eligible for a new house under a New York grant program that will be accepting applications this fall. Read more

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FORT EDWARD | A Washington County grand jury has indicted a Ticonderoga teen for killing his friend with a machete in July during a dispute over a girl. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | New York State Police are investigating a suspected homicide that occurred sometime overnight Thursday on county Route 2 in Putnam. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Last month, Glens Falls Supervisor Claudia Braymer called for the resignation of the executive director of the Lake Champlain-Lake George Regional Planning Board. Read more

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