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United Way grateful

We would like to take this opportunity to send a huge thank you to everyone in the North Country who supported The United Way of the Adirondack Region 2014 Fundraising Campaign.

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North Country Ministry fundraiser set to take patrons to Paris

May 2

Following a winter where the increasing need for North Country Ministry’s services was made plainly evident, the organization will host its biggest annual fundraiser on May 2.

Historical Society receives grant

The Johnsburg Historical Society is pleased to announce the receipt of a grant from the Adirondack Foundation - Judge Tim & Barbara Murphy Family Fund.

Schools need fresh ideas

While North County school districts received a small degree of relief with last month’s state budget figures that announced a $602 million reinstatement of the state aid that school officials say is crucial to maintaining education programs for their students, and an overall fund increase of $1.1 billion, we feel as if more needs to be done to explore more creative ways of bridging the budget shortfalls that continue to plague districts.

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SUNY Adk.’s new CEO honored as giant chair is unveiled

As a giant Adirondack chair is dedicated on the SUNY Adirondack campus in conjunction with the inauguration if the institution's new president Kristine Duffy, students talk about their views on Duffy's character and the new course she envisions for the community college.

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NY21 Roundup: Where the candidates are on ballot access, fundraising and coveted endorsements

Everything you need to know about the race to replace outgoing Congressman Bill Owens as the candidates enter the next phase of the race.

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Chester citizens helping family of stricken toddler

A toddler is clinging to life after being stricken with a serious infection, and citizens of northern Warren County are reaching out to help the charming child's family.

A kinder, gentler time | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

According to a new Rasmussen Survey a mere 9 percent of likely U.S. Voters think it would be better for the country if most of the incumbents were reelected this fall.

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Rum-Runners’ Weekend wins APA’s ‘Best Community Event’ award

A new event celebrating the exuberance of the Prohibition era in northern Warren County — and captured the imagination of hundreds of people here and in the Capital Region — was honored last week as a 'Best Community Event' by the Adirondack Park Agency.

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Rte 418 reopened after landslide is cleared; primary access to Thurman restored

Highway workers work through the night to provide a vital venue between Thurman and metropolitan Glens Falls as well as Warrensburg.

Running from the Flies 5K Race set

The Town of Long Lake in partnership with John Dillon Park, International Paper and Paul Smith’s College have announced the third annual Running from the Flies 5K running race on Sunday, June 15 at 10 a.m.

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Roadbank collapse closes Route 418 — primary access to Thurman

Melting snow has caused a roadbank collapse during the evening of Saturday April 12, engulfing a section of state Rte. 418 in mud and downed trees. Thurman residents were traveling miles out of their way to get into town, as Rte. 418 provides their primary access.

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North Warren Chamber announces VIP’s

The North Warren Chamber has announced the winners of its two coveted awards.

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Fly fishing workshops set in Newcomb throughout summer

Two weekend fly fishing workshops will be offered here by the Northern Forest Institute (NFI) this year.

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Adirondack Pastel Society to hold its first membership award exhibition and sale

The Adirondack Pastel Society will be holding its first Membership Award Exhibit and Sale at the Tannery Pond Community Center, Widlund Gallery, North Creek from March 22 through April 23, 2014.

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New ‘Woofstock’ event being planned for Warren County

A fanciful festival of canine character, 1960s hippie culture and classic rock 'n roll is envisioned to be a popular new event for northern Warren County.

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Alliance schedules North Warren events

The Tri-Lakes Business Alliance delves into a full agenda, refining their established events as they prepare to launch new ones.

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In the Black! | Conservation Conversations

It was a gentle incline, not all that noticeable, but my shins were telling me a different story.

Winter still hanging on | Notes from the North Woods

I spent most of the past weekend in Elizabethtown, in order to visit with family and friends, and to check out a few of the local rivers and streams.

Trivia Night a success

Literacy Volunteers of Essex/Franklin Counties would like to thank the Lake Placid Rotary Club and its literacy committee for hosting another successful trivia night on April 1 at the Comfort Inn in Lake Placid.

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