A rising tide lifts all boats | Editorial

Do fast food workers deserve higher wages?

How is the weather? | Little Bits

When we can’t think of anything else to jaw about, the weather is always a good topic.

Barking up the wrong tree | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

I recall vividly my father pointing out on many occasions as I grew up; “Money doesn’t grow on trees, son!”

Beautification effort appreciated

I want to thank all of the Westport community members who have volunteered this summer to keep the flower baskets watered on the Westport bridge; the barrels of flowers in front of the Heritage House, the Black River and Hillside cemeteries, the Post Office, the Westport Library Association and the Wadhams Free Library.

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Flags & Feathered Friends | Mill Creek Musings

I own a number of flags that I use throughout the year.

A lot of rain | Bakers Mills News

Sorry about no news last week. My computer did not want to cooperate. Another week of a lot of rain. Maybe keeping the bugs down.

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Strut benefit | North Country SPCA

The North Country SPCA would like to remind you that the Mutt Strut 5k Run/Walk is swiftly approaching... July 12 will be here before you know it!

Queen Village Memories | Turning Back the Pages

When I am perusing old 50 or 100 years ago Warrensburgh newspapers, I often look for references to houses being built, cellar holes being dug and indoor plumbing being put in for the first time.

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The Reptile Adventure | Richards Library Column

Hello Patrons and Friends of The Richards Library! In this week’s column we will tell you some general information about the library you should be aware of and some upcoming events to be held at the library in July.

Where’s the refund?

It came to my attention a few days ago, that senior citizens who live alone are entitled to a big discount on their water bill.

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Hemi and Arlo | Elmore SPCA

An adoptable cat and dog

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Wet woods, high water and tall tales | Notes from the North Woods

It’s been an extremely, wet week to be in the woods, which is good for mushrooms, gardeners, whitewater paddlers and waterfall photographers, but not for much else.

Rock N’ Lil | Elizabethtown Social Center

The Tuesday, July 7, concert on the Center lawn features Rock N’ Lil, a local duo offering acoustic bluegrass, folk, and classic rock.

Thanks to duck derby participants

On Sunday, June 21st, the Wadhams Volunteer Fire Company held the 5th annual Boquet River Duck Derby.

Thank you to bike donors

Every year Cornell Cooperative Extension of Warren County offers local schools a program on bicycle safety or as we call it “Bike Rodeo.”