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PLATTSBURGH | Bernard Amell lived a long and full life. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the signature of President Donald Trump last month, the post office at 10 Miller St. in Plattsburgh has been named for a local war hero. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Crown Point Central School teacher Crystal Farrell provides lessons in history through family context with a world view. Read more

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Today, John Rasmusson, United States Marine Corps World War II, and I joined with several Honor Flight veterans at a celebration at the Ticonderoga High School. Read more

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STOWE | You can join the Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum on Friday, Nov. 30, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. to celebrate the opening of a unique new exhibit, titled “Peak to Peak: 10th Mountain Division Then and Now.” Read more

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Jet pilot and former Vermont Lt. Gov. Brian Dubie helped fly 150 veterans of World War II — as well as the Korean and Vietnam wars — from Fort Myers, Florida, to Washington, D.C. on Veterans Day. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The bronze plaque in the front hallway at Keeseville Elementary has a dark patina, burnished deep brown by time. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A group of 16 veterans residing at Essex Center, the elder care home here, were presented with an American flag flown over the U.S. Capitol. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Area veteran groups are preparing for ceremonies to honor Veterans Day this weekend. Read more

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Since Elise Stefanik’s election to Congress, Elise has been involved with just about every North Country Honor Flight. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | He was 21 years old when he landed on Omaha Beach. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A hundred years ago, World War I was a contentious “sell” to people across the U.S. Read more

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Many thanks to the “Hometown Heroes,” Ticonderoga VFW No. 146 and Ticonderoga American Legion No. 224 at this recent Ticonderoga Town Board Meeting, well attended by vets. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | At graduation, the Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School Class of 2018 had a special gift for a late local veteran. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Dr. Herbert Savel has presented a rare and generous gift to colleagues at the University of Vermont Health Network, Elizabethtown Community Hospital: Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | “He was the best teacher I had in my whole life,” Dr. Herbert Savel said of the man who taught him to hold a straight gouge or bent blade and pull life portraits from a block of wood. Read more

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STOWE | In November 2003, the Vermont Ski Museum inducted into the Vermont Ski Hall of Fame the over 260 Vermonters who served in the 10 th Mountain Division during World War II. Read more

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CLINTONVILLE | Two days after the country celebrated the sacrifices and service of America’s veterans, a group of heroes from Work War II and Korea attended a special presentation at AuSable Valley High School. Read more

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ESSEX COUNTY | Essex County American Legion held a formal observance Saturday at the Essex County Veterans’ Cemetery. Read more

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The Vermont Veterans Outreach Program provides ongoing assistance primarily to combat Veterans. Support is provided by identifying any potential needs and facilitating the process of accessing all available services. Read more

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