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RAY BROOK | When snow plow drivers in the Lake George region started seeing reductions in road-salt use as a competition, salt use dropped, and today the area has become a model for the scientific treatment of winter highways. Read more

The Sun

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Another winter storm is in the forecast for this week — and you’ll probably be dealing with its aftermath as you read this week’s issue — but fear not, springtime is coming just as surely as the sun rises. Read more

Editorials

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LAKE GEORGE | While a number of highway employees of towns surrounding Lake George have taken steps to reduce the use of road salt in an effort to reduce lakewater pollution, the procedures have not been standardized or fully documented. Read more

The Sun

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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

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | November 2018 was one for the record books. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

LAKE GEORGE | Conservationists hope to work with road crews to decrease winter salt applications Read more

The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN | “Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.” Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Snow conditions at Vermont’s 17 ski resorts are just what you’d expect for December, according to Vermont.com. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN — There are many elements of disaster preparedness that most people wouldn’t think about every day. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Putting on a musical can be a challenging endeavor. Read more

The Sun

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NORTH CREEK – Winter Storm Stella had Irish eyes smiling at Gore Mountain on St. Patrick’s Day, where the fresh blast of white stuff brought out the green for the ski center’s leprechaun races. Read more

The Sun

What is it about March snow storms that create such havoc? Read more

Guest Columnists

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PLATTSBURGH — Stella’s recent visit got city officials talking about the current sidewalk clearing policy. Read more

The Sun

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BURLINGTON — We may have had spring temperatures a couple weeks ago, but Mother Nature isn’t done with winter in Vermont quite yet. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Elizabeth Izzo

State of emergency to be lifted this afternoon Read more

The Sun