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DEC: Youth Hunt event, smart phone apps show agency's commitment to outdoor sports

As the North Country comes alive with the sound of gunshots, the state’s Department of Conservation has launched a publicity campaign to remind the public of a pair of hunting-related initiatives designed to broaden interest in the state’s sporting industry.

Question on the Month: What is you favorite thing to do on the weekend?

Johnsburg Central School - Mrs. Knickerbocker’s class

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Schools announce breakfast and lunch programs

Local school officials have adopted the following family eligibility criteria, to assist them in determining eligibility for the free and reduced price meal program.

Leadership program announced for 3rd year

Students from Johnsburg, North Warren, Indian Lake, Warrensburg and Wells will come together for a third year to take part in the Adirondack Teen Leadership and Service (ATLAS) Program.

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Senator Charles Schumer stumps in Saranac Lake for high-tech grant money

Funds would establish degree program at NCCC, fill in-demand jobs at local businesses

“Mechatronics” might be this fall’s local buzzword if North Country Community College locks in federal funds to establish a new degree program.

Honor rolls

Indian Lake, Johnsburg

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WCS students’ S.A.T. scores top all schools in region

Competing against all the schools in the region — including the wealthy suburban districts — Warrensburg High School students took top honors, earning the highest mean average S.A.T. score for all 83 schools.

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The North Creek mosaic project underway

The North Creek Mosaic Project has received much support for this coming summer, and will be offering chances for residents and visitors to “make their mark” on the second panel of the mural.

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Essex County approves NCCC budget

Essex County lawmakers have approved a budget bump for North Country Community College

A sigh of relief for Minerva CSD

Re-vote granted

A re-vote of the Minerva Central School 2014-15 budget was given the stamp of approval by New York State Education Commissioner John P. King, Jr., late July 7.