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Man’s destruction of forests

I read in your newspaper where Stephen Danna objects to the opinion of Charles Krauthammer concerning climate change.

Project H.E.L.P. brings volunteer opportunities to SUNY

A group of students stand hand in hand to help the community, linking to each other to create what is known today as Project H.E.L.P. Project H.E.L.P. (Hands Engaged in Linking People) started at SUNY Plattsburgh in 1994 and has been growing since.

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Schroon food pantry moves to new home in old town hall

Town water, parks departments also move

The Schroon Lake Food Pantry served nearly 5,000 people during 2013 — in a space not much larger than a closet.

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Westmount sale terms spark controversy

Warren County leaders reveal that in proposed terms of a pending sale of Westmount nursing home, they are promising to pay up to $1.26 million to a private company buying the facility if the state doesn't pay projected Medicaid reimbursement payments through 2021. The problem is, the state hasn't made such payments to the county for several years, and may never do so — leaving the taxpayers on the hook.

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Cardinal women reflect on winning season

A fleur-de-lis was placed on a car by the hockey rink in the Field House parking lot, a symbol of good luck for right wing Jenny Kistner, the day of the NCAA Championships.

Chamber membership drive | Elizabethtown Column

Amazing, we are finally having some Spring weather!

Anderson Falls Heritage Society opening | Keeseville Column

I’m very happy to report that the Anderson Falls Heritage Society will be opening on April 15 from then until late Fall.

Good sap runs | Essex Column

On Saturday evening the Champlain Valley Film Society presents the best of this year’s Oscar nominated short films.

Clothes Recycling Program | Westport Column

Mountain Lakes Services has offered the Town a great deal for a Clothes Recycling Program, just in time for Spring Cleaning.

Heritage Society kiosk | Willsboro Column

Yes, Spring really seems to be here, longer, warmer days, snow nearly gone, mud, plants poking their heads up, trees budding, more bird activity and the Boquet River went out with no trouble so this is what we have been waiting for.

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Bowling tournament | North Country SPCA

The North Country SPCA’s would like to remind you of the swiftly-approaching bowling tournament to be held by the Mineville VFW Lanes on Saturday, April 26!

Bullying still a problem | Kids Count

A 2014 study on bullying revealed that in spite of a variety of anti-bullying programs at schools and in the community, the instances of bullying and its effects are largely unchanged.

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Health Promotion and Social Justice | Scene in Plattsburgh Style & Substance

We recently spoke at SUNY Plattsburgh to the Health Promotion and Social Justice class, a group of sophomore RN students.

A small friendly community | Bakers Mills News

It is great living in a small friendly community when someone stops by it could be for a chat, bringing a loaf of homemade bread, fresh maple syrup or meals on wheels.

Looking for an end to this long Winter | Weather Watch

March 2014 continued our string of “old fashioned Winter” months with snow and record cold.

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Remembering Kodi

The Plattsburgh State community came together Monday, after news that missing student Kodi Kadeem Beckles was found dead in a wooded area just outside the City of Plattsburgh.

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Bogstompers Wanted

If you’ve got a knack for the natural world, then local scientists have a job for you

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WWII Veteran remembers harsh fight for Okinawa

Merwin Cowles was a farm boy from Adams, N.Y. when he joined the Marine Corps in 1943. Because he was good with machinery from being a farmer, Cowles ended up piloting an “Amtrac” in some of the bloodiest battles of the Pacific theater.

Best editorial ever

Opinions, freedom, rights and wrongs - This editorial is the best editorial I have ever read and and should be featured on the front page of every newspaper, magazine, television, radio and other major media outlets instead of tucked away in a tiny Northwoods publication.

Thank You

Thank you Chazy residents! It was Saturday, March 16, “The” storm.

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