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LOS ANGELES | In the fall of 2011, North Country television fans were abuzz with the CBS television show, Survivor, as Willsboro native Sophie Clarke not only appeared on the show, but won the $1,000,000 grand prize for the season. Read more

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WILLSBORO | The Willsboro Town Council has spent months reviewing public comments, public health and safety law, and preparing legal language for a proposed new nuisance law. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Close to a year and nearly $1 million into a $2.27 pilot program designed to improve ambulance service, Essex County still has not received any reimbursement or even a signed contract from the state. Read more

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ESSEX | More than 100 professionals from multiple fields fanned out across the North County last week, visiting schools and explaining to students what it takes to make it in their respective careers. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Rev. Francis J. Flynn retired effective Jan. 1. At the time of his retirement, he was pastor of St. Elizabeth Church in Elizabethtown, St. Philip of Neri Church in Westport, and St. Joseph’s Church in Essex. Read more

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Join the Pleasant Valley Chorale on Tuesday, Jan. 28 as it launches its first session of the new decade with “Sondheim! A Celebration.” Read more

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Looking back at the players, games, moments and more over the decades of high school athletics in Section VII Read more

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WILLSBORO | Cameras are mounted below Stop-Arms on all Willsboro Central School buses. New law allows use of footage to investigate possible violations. Read more

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WILLSBORO | Assumption College has announced that John Anthony Fine-Lease, of Willsboro, class of 2020, has been named to the college’s dean’s list for the fall 2019 semester. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Within hours of Stec’s announcement, several candidates revealed they had submitted letters of intent with area Republican party officials to run for his 114th district Assembly post. Read more

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ELLENBURG DEPOT | Rhylee Poupore and MacKenna LaBarge had key baskets late as the Northern Adirondack girls varsity basketball team scored a 35-24 win over Moriah Wednesday, Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The 2019 local election tally was certified last Tuesday at the New York Supreme Court 4th Judicial District. Close contests were decided in many towns. Read more

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WESTPORT | Champlain Area Trails (CATS) has published two new trail maps that cover hiking, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing opportunities in the Champlain Valley. Read more

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WILLSBORO | The Adirondack forest — its hemlock, beech, maple, ash, pine and oak — is perhaps as iconic as the mountains themselves. Public urged to be on the lookout for signs of damaging invasives. Read more

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WILLSBORO | Noel Williams scored 19 points and Gwen Eichen scored the last five points for the Moriah girls varsity basketball team, who held off a charging AuSable Valley squad, 50-49 Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A total 294 people in Essex County took part in the inaugural round of Early Voting. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Joseph Provoncha won re-election to the Essex County Clerk’s seat, besting contender Kari Ratliff, a Republican who ran as an independent. Read more

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WILLSBORO | Grade four at Willsboro Central School made history recently, planting the first seeds in the first Adirondack tray “fields” of an indoor vegetable garden to provide food for the cafeteria all winter. Read more

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WILLSBORO | The Warrior varsity girls soccer team scored a 6-0 win over Crown Point Oct. 3, but also scored a win off the field as they hosted a Breast Cancer Awareness Month fundraiser during the contest. Read more

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PERU | The Harlem Wizards, a traveling basketball performance team, will be taking part in a pair of fundraising events in Peru and Willsboro over the next week. Read more

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