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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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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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LEWIS | Staff at Essex County’s Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) are settled into new office space on Route 9N, just west of the hamlet here. Read more

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westport | The Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport School Board is forging ahead, evaluating building use plans and budget items and looking to hire a superintendent as the deadline for the new district budget looms mid-April. Read more

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WESTPORT | When the members of the Westport Drama Club take their final bows Sunday, March 31, it will be the final curtain for the local high school program. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The newly formed and sworn Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport School Board met here for a second session Monday. Read more

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I watch as Essex County looks to apply another band-aid, a land bank to purchase abandoned, blighted properties. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Seton Catholic Knights retained the MVAC northern division title with a 46-28 victory over Willsboro Feb. 16, despite the fact they have one fewer win than the second-place Warriors. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Saranac’s Connor Kiroy said he has never hit anyone with an object he has thrown during a track and field competition. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A pair of returning NYSPHSAA Final Four teams will hold top seeds in the Section VII playoffs, along with the most storied girls program in sectional history as they seek their 20th — and final — sectional crown. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Elizabethtown-Lewis Athletic Director Paul Buehler said he wanted to keep it short and sweet as he addressed those who attended the final senior night for the Lions’ program Thursday. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | For the second day, the vast majority of the Section VII sports schedule has been wiped away due to winter weather, affecting a pair of era-ending home games. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | It has been one of those winters. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Saranac varsity indoor track and field programs swept their way through the Section VII Championships Feb. 9. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Local residents are beginning to see the fruits of state-funded broadband expansion efforts. Read more

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