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WESTPORT | With a half-smile and an air of humbleness about him, Doug Meyer accepted words of congratulations about his recent nomination and recognition from the New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH). Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Honeysuckle, vanilla and possibly amber. Read more

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WESTPORT | Westport Hose Co. 1 presented schematic drawings, site plans and cost estimates for their prospective new fire station last week. Read more

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WESTPORT | Award-winning pianist Daniel Linder is coming home for a visit in June. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Members of the Plattsburgh Rotary Club have announced that the third-annual Rotary International Fishing Classic will be held on Lake Champlain Friday, May 31, to Sunday, June 2. Read more

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Adirondack Park Not Bad For Business. Bunk! Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Identity of the new Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport Central School District is in discussion by students, staff and stakeholders as part of ongoing Transition Advisory Team work. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Champlain Area Trails (CATS) Grand Hike will be held Saturday, May 11. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Coot Hill, just over 1,000 feet above sea level, has a stony summit frosted with a stubble of blueberries and juniper. Read more

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WESTPORT | The Crown Point Panthers varsity baseball team made the most out of what it was given, scoring 16 runs on only 10 hits in a 16-0, shortened game against the ELW Griffins Wednesday. Read more

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WESTPORT | The Westport varsity golf team was able to overcome a forfeit at the No. 6 match, barely. Read more

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WESTPORT | The Schroon Lake varsity golf team opened the MVAC regular season with a 4-2 win over Westport Monday, avenging a preseason loss to the Eagles. Read more

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WESTPORT | The newly seated Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport School Board adopted a tentative first budget last week. Read more

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WESTPORT | As the last few meetings of Westport Central School’s Board of Education approach, President Alice LaRock brought a gavel down, for the first time. Read more

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WESTPORT | The route for the Champlain Area Trails (CATS) 2019 Grand Hike, set for May 11, has been announced. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The merged Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport School Board formally approved a 2019-20 building use plan last Monday. Read more

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WESTPORT | The Essex County Sheriff’s Office announced Monday that officers had closed a case of possible animal cruelty in the Town of Westport. Read more

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Section VII golf teams get ready to hit the links Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Supervisors are asking the state legislature for the authority to raise Essex County’s occupancy tax from 3 to 5 percent. Read more

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Elizabethtown | Essex County is in the early stages of implementing a pilot program designed to address critical emergency service gaps and labor shortages. Read more

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