News for Tuesday, August 6, 2013



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The 2013 Clinton County Fair

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Fun runs conclude Monday

Thirty two competitors, the most in the series to date, participated in the AuSable Valley Fun Run/Walk Aug. 5 at AuSable Valley Middle School High School.

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Cell tower erected in Port Henry

Verizon to activate service in September

A new cell phone tower in Port Henry will benefit Moriah residents. The tower, located at the end of Spring Street, is expected to be activated Sept. 27 by Verizon.

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165th Essex County Fair

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Wrestling show added to MoriahStock

Port Henry music festival Aug. 24

MoriahStock is expanding. The third annual music festival in Port Henry will start with a bang this year as PAC Entertainment brings its wrestling show to the event.

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New lease will lead to more Ski Bowl skiing in North Creek

Gore Mountain ski center will be able to expand its trail system at the Ski Bowl thanks to a new lease agreement between FrontStreet Mountain Development and the town of Johnsburg.

Hard to imagine anything will change

Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

It only seems to be getting worse.

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Well known blues musicians to appear at the Strand

North Country Cultural Center for the Arts will host its second premier show at the newly renovated Strand Theater when popular blues player Johnny Rawls makes an appearance the evening of Friday, Aug. 16. Opening for Rawls at the Strand will be The Dave Keller Band. The concert event, which is sure to sell out, has been dubbed “Summertime Blues.”