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Therapy donkeys visit Adk. Tri-County Nursing Home

Residents and staff of the Adirondack Tri-County Nursing Home got a furry treat on Thursday, May 14, when Faye and Celeste, a pair of therapy donkeys, paid the Home a visit.

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Fort George Alliance to honor earliest unknown soldiers buried on American soil

The Fort George Alliance will honor the collective grave of four unknown American colonist soldiers discovered in 1931 with a wreath laying ceremony on Memorial Day, May 25.

ISIS not alone in disrespecting rights of others | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

Tolerance and respect for the beliefs of others provided they did not harm anyone was at one time considered a freedom of expression.

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Newcomb school jazz ensemble part of Music in the Parks

The Newcomb Central School Jazz Ensemble students recently participated in Music in the Parks competition in Jackson, NJ.

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Press-Republican alters delivery methods

A morning ritual for many has been disrupted following the Press-Republican’s decision to alter the way their newspapers are delivered to some subscribers.

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Minerva Central School students explore ‘Chores around the home’

The Adirondack Museum Helping Hands: Chores around the Home / Gadgets and Gizmos from the Peddler’s Wagon were shown to Minerva Central School and surrounding schools who reap the benefits of the Adirondack Museum in Blue Mountain Lake.

A robin in the cookhouse | Bakers Mills News

Fred and Ruth Allen enjoyed a few days at their River House this past week.

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Johnsburg Library has new inventory

The Town of Johnsburg Library has free museum passes...

Little League - Gore Baseball Team scores

Gore (Creative Stage Lighting) game results.

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Northern Forest Festival, Loon Race set to begin

The inaugural Northern Forest Festival comes to town Saturday, May 23, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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GOP faithful rally for Meyer in Lake Placid

Supporters gathered at a Lake Placid fundraiser last week to rally for incumbent Essex County Judge Richard Meyer, a Republican who is running for re-election against Lake Placid-based attorney Brian Barrett.

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High Peaks to raffle canoe

High Peaks Hospice & Palliative Care is raffling a full-size cedar strip canoe, handmade by local Adirondack craftsman, Randall Haner.

Adirondack Cardiology welcomes new provider

Jordan Blackwood, M.D., a board-certified cardiovascular disease specialist, has joined the staff of Adirondack Cardiology, a service of Glens Falls Hospital.

Walk the walk | Little Bits

If you talk the talk, you must walk the walk. All of us know exercise is essential for good health. There’s an old joke: I had a good workout this morning; completed fifteen pushups…with my eyelids.

In the outdoors, there’s always a game | Notes from the North Woods

Game is a traditional term used to describe any fish, fowl or other wild creature that is hunted for either sport or food.

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North Warren community speaks out on transgender rights

Transgender student nominated for prom king

A May 11 board of education meeting at North Warren saw unprecedented attendance, tear-laden discourse and powerful social commentary as a discussion of transgender students' rights stole the floor.

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Juried Art Exhibit announces winners

North Country Arts Center holds its fifth annual Youth Visions Juried High School Art Exhibit at its ART in Chestertown Gallery, from now through Sunday, May 24.

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DEC still fighting forest fire that claimed 63 acres, one home at the Tahawus Club

A wild fire of unknown origin destroyed 63 acres and one seasonal home on Saturday, May 9. The DEC is still patrolling the grounds, controlling scattered "hot spots" on the premises.

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