Assistant Managing Editor
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Andy Flynn joined Denton Publications as Assistant Managing Editor in January 2011.
From 2001 to 2009, Flynn was employed as the Senior Public Information Specialist at the Adirondack Park Agency Visitor Interpretive Center (VIC) in Paul Smiths. He operates Hungry Bear Publishing and was self-employed in 2009 and 2010.
Flynn is an award-winning journalist, garnering merits of excellence from the National Newspaper Association, New York Newspaper Publishers Association and the New York Press Association (NYPA). He was a writer, city editor and managing editor for the Adirondack Daily Enterprise in Saranac Lake and the Lake Placid News (1994-2001), a correspondent for the Plattsburgh Press-Republican (1994), an announcer for WNBZ 1240-AM in Saranac Lake (1994), and a general assignment news reporter and radio documentary producer for North Country Public Radio in Canton (1992-1994). He is a graduate of the SUNY College at Fredonia (1991) and the Tupper Lake High School (1987).
Flynn lives with his wife, Dawn, in Saranac Lake.
Superintendents and board members of the five True North school districts recently met to discuss sharing services to keep costs and taxes down while maintaining scholastic standards for local children.
The Gibson Brothers are maintaining world-class caliber performances this spring while promoting their newest album thanks to a succession of professional guests on the mandolin.
The Adirondack Park Agency Board met May 9 at APA headquarters and discussed alternatives to classify the state’s newly acquired land formerly owned by the Finch, Pruyn paper company.
Empire State Development officials this week launched a webpage for Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Adirondack Challenge whitewater rafting event on the I Love NY website.
Writing an objective review of Dan Berggren’s new CD — “Tongues in Trees” — is impossible for me. I’m too close to the situation.
Event tentatively set for July
With the Adirondack whitewater rafting season gaining momentum and the 56th Annual Hudson River Whitewater Derby on tap for May 4-5, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo may soon be making a long-awaited announcement about the Adirondack Challenge. And it looks as though the governor is considering the town of Indian Lake as the headquarters for the Challenge, according to a tentative schedule acquired by the News Enterprise.
When Adventure Cycling picked the route for 52-year-old Mark Mansell to take his cross-country bicycle trip through the Adirondack Park in August 2012, the company sent him along State Route 28N, through the towns of Long Lake and Newcomb.
Town of Newcomb officials are cautiously optimistic that their attempt to shame New York state into fixing Route 28N earlier than planned has succeeded in getting the Department of Transportation’s attention.
Agency looks to help other Adirondack communities
Adirondack Park Agency staff recently completed a marketing study that could help the town of Indian Lake attract a grocery store chain.
Cuomo took rafting trip down Hudson River in 2012
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Wednesday, Jan. 9 proposed launching the Adirondack Challenge, a national whitewater rafting competition in the North Country, during his annual State of the State address.