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Enemies at the doorstep | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

Just who or what are our major threats these days?

Stefanik needs to come clean

Last week, Elise Stefanik, the Republican candidate for New York’s 21st Congressional District, turned her back on reporters in Glens Falls when pressed on Social Security at a press conference she called to talk about that exact issue.

Reinventing the olde towne crier | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

The US Economy and workplace were changed forever, as a result of the Great Recession, according to a recent poll taken by the John H. Center of Workforce Development at Rutgers.

A board of legislators: We deserve a study

A year ago Denton Publications ran a handful of articles shining a light on the pros and cons of a county board of supervisors versus a board of legislators.

Getting caught up from hiatus | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

I hope you found the last few weeks of value, as I gave way from my weekly column to allow candidates running for office this fall to properly introduce themselves and their planned intentions if they are elected.

The Jerry Lewis Telethon of the 21st Century

There is one thing we absolutely cannot understand: why has anyone had anything bad to say about the Ice Bucket Challenge?

Yet another roadblock to the ACRP project

Invasive species, like the spread of deadly algal blooms, has dominated headlines this summer.

Ebola makes its way to the U.S.

When does the possibility of saving one life justify putting hundreds, if not thousands, of others at risk?

Overtime costs, shift changes and a missing person

Leading up to 4th of July weekend the Warren County Sheriff’s Department led an investigation of a missing boater off the shores of the town of Hague.

The best defense when seconds count

A recent column placed in USA Today draws needed attention to what the national media loves to sweep under the rug: statistics prove that guns can and do save lives.

Our plan for candidate columns | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

I want you to know that we are following up on the offer I made few weeks back and how we plan to organize and give fair time to all who accept the offer.

Save your community: Volunteer

A lack of volunteers threatens the future of many annual summer events in the North Country.

North needs to look east

The heat is rising and we all know what that means for the North Country — tourists, seasonal residents and outdoor enthusiasts.

Pride, pain and presidents | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

This week I am turning over my space to a well written column by Robert Morrison, who is a senior fellow at the Family Research Council.