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Ruling by state’s highest court clears way for Tupper project

The Adirondack Club and Resort (ACR) project has been cleared to move forward after the state’s highest court dismissed a motion filed by green groups.

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State police issue warrant for Lewis woman following drug sweep

Following last week's Essex County drug sweeps, state police have issued an active warrant for Lewis resident Bobbie Jo LaMotte.

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Essex County Clerk's Office readies online access of archives

Beginning next month, the Essex County Clerk's Office will offer online access to their archives.

North Country leaders look forward to upcoming legislative session

Albany agendas for North County officials include mandate relief, increased infrastructure funding and rollbacks of some of the state's most controversial policies

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Whallonsburg Grange preps holiday market

The Whallonsburg Grange will host a Holiday Farmers’ Market and Food Pantry Fundraiser on Saturday, Dec. 20, from 1 to 4 p.m.

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Westport group seeks memorial for vets

By the time this lakefront town turns 200 next summer, a group of local residents hopes that veterans will be given marquee billing.

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Common Ground Alliance issues updated Blueprint for the Blue Line

The Adirondack Common Ground Alliance (CGA) has released the updated Blueprint for the Blue Line, a set of legislative priorities for the Adirondack Park for 2015 and beyond.

Essex County passes best value procurement law

Essex County has passed a best value procurement law, a revision to state finance law that allows the county to look at additional factors when selecting how to award contracts.

Paul Smith’s to install wood pellet system

Paul Smith’s College is installing a highly sustainable, state-of-the-art wood-pellet boiler system, which will heat its three academic buildings.

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13 nabbed in Essex County drug sweep

A multi-agency drug sweep netted 13 suspects on felony drug charges across the county this morning. Investigations are ongoing and additional arrests are anticipated, say state police.

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Fish trap expected to pay dividends for salmon fishery

A significant upgrade at the Ed Weed Fish Culture Station in Grand Isle is expected to pay dividends for the health of the salmon population in Lake Champlain.

Downed tree causes three-car crash in North Elba

A downed tree caused three motor vehicle accidents in Lake Placid last night, injuring one.

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Champlain Valley Senior Community hosts senior care event

The Champlain Valley Senior Community hosted an event Thursday, Dec. 4 for its senior care industry partners to thank them for helping to make the North Country a better place for the region’s senior population.

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Jay lands $200,000 grant

Town of Jay Supervisor Randall Douglas recently announced that the Town of Jay will be the recipient of a $200,000 Community Development Block Grant for repairs and improvements to the Community Center located in Au Sable Forks.