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Elizabethtown Community Hospital to offer hunter safety screening

The annual Hunters’ Health Screening will take place at Elizabethtown Community Hospital on Tuesday, Sept. 23 from 4– 6:00 p.m.

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Structure fire in Elizabethtown leaves home with substantial damage

A mid-morning blaze has left a home at 7771 Route 9 with substantial interior damage, emergency service personnel said.

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North Hudson votes 80-52 to kill proposal to purchase former theme park

Voters torpedoed the town’s purchase of Frontier Town on Thursday in a vote of 80 to 52. Town officials, who voted unanimously to use funds from their general reserve fund to purchase the park earlier this year, hoped their acquisition of the former Wild West theme park would act as a catalyst for an economic resurgence.

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Local food producer? NYS wants you

New York State Commissioner of Agriculture Richard A. Ball encouraged companies that make food, drink, and other agricultural products in New York on Monday, Sept. 15 to consider exhibiting their products at the Taste NY Harvest Fest at the New York State Fairgrounds on Saturday, Nov. 1.

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NY21: Candidates, incumbent spar over Sept. 11 comments, House vote to arm Syrian rebels

Wednesday's House vote to equip Syrian rebels has entered the discussion in the race for New York's 21st Congressional District

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GOP gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino: Bring back the Olympics!

Rob Astorino, the Republican running to unseat Gov. Andrew Cuomo this fall, has called for Lake Placid to be the epicenter of a transnational Winter Olympic Games

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AARCH announces awards for local organizations

The Adirondack Architectural Heritage (AARCH) Awards Program annually recognizes exemplary historic preservation work throughout the Adirondack Park.

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Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Committee: We want you!

Members of the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Committee are seeking volunteers to help them plan and facilitate the next 10-day festival, set for Feb. 6 - 15, 2015.

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NY21: Woolf, Owens urge Stefanik to support legislation for the middle class

Congressman Bill Owens and Aaron Woolf called for Elise Stefanik to support federal legislation that would benefit middle class voters in the district in a joint press conference on Wednesday.

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Adirondack Balloon Festival: a weekend of family fun starts Thursday Sept. 18

The Adirondack Balloon Festival, beloved by people of all ages both from the region and around the nation, launches its 42nd edition this Thursday and extends through the weekend.

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ACAP after school programs find needed funding for 2014-15

Adirondack Community Action Programs, Inc. (ACAP) is pleased to announce that its Advantage After School program has received funding.

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New guide offers virtual spins of the Adirondacks

A new virtual guide offers interactive 360 views from locations across the Adirondack Park, including Saranac Lake, Crown Point and Ticonderoga.

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Tupper Lake resident takes flight of a lifetime

On Friday, Sept. 5 at 2:30 p.m., Rod Beaulieu, 94, of Tupper Lake American Legion Post #220 started his Honor Flight Network journey to Washington DC. Mr. Beaulieu was accompanied by friend, Lou Zampier.

Art Walks wraps up in Saranac Lake

The 2014 Third Thursday Art Walks are set to wrap up on Thursday, Sept. 18 in downtown Saranac Lake.