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ADIRONDACKS | Fall is when the world is full of crisp perfection, the air is clean and clear, the sky a vivid blue, and the leaves are exploding into a thousand shades of yellows, oranges and crimsons. We are tracking the progress of this... Read more

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WILMINGTON/WESTPORT | More than 150 bicyclists representing 30 states and Canadian provinces will encamp in Ticonderoga for two days this month before taking off on Cycle Adirondacks’ Ultimate Cycling Vacation, a 400-mile spin through the... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Mayor’s Cup Regatta & Festival is returning for its 42nd year to the City of Plattsburgh, hosted by the Sunrise Rotary. Read more

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WILMINGTON | Essex County American Legion posts will officially re-dedicate the Whiteface Mountain Veterans Memorial Highway on Sunday. 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 | The Essex County Health Department is taking the fight against colorectal cancer ... to the bar. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN  | The Essex County Board of Supervisors’ Economic Development Committee voted last week to move forward with a controversial proposal to raise the county’s tax on hotel rooms by 2 percent. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A proposal to increase the county’s tax on hotel rooms by 2 percent and direct that new revenue to fund local capital projects was put forward by the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) Monday. Read more

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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo is going big with this executive budget proposal this year. Read more

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JAY | Popping up along the East Branch of the Ausable River between the majestic mountains of Jay and Whiteface is a cluster of conical, 2,000-foot prominences that are too big to be called hills, but too small to be called mountains. Read more

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WILMINGTON | The state Department of Transportation (DOT) will begin using less salt on Route 86 between Lake Placid and Wilmington. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Cycle Adirondacks has announced the route for its signature tour of the 2019 season. Read more

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WILMINGTON | These are the salad days of meteorology. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Tourism statewide is booming. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | For the past 15 years, bicyclists have taken to the roadway during the Mayor’s Cup Festival and Regatta to raise money for a good cause. Read more

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WILMINGTON | Over 90 years ago, members of the American Legion from across New York state put plans in motion to design and build winding highway up Whiteface Mountain. They sought to pay tribute to veterans. Read more

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WILMINGTON | The annual Ski Mountaineering Classic returns for its second year to Whiteface Mountain on March 18. Read more

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WILMINGTON — Authorities continued their search today for a skier who went missing on Whiteface Mountain sometime between 2:30 and 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 7. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | Locals compete at Whiteface Read more

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