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‘Heaviest Deer’ contest announced

The Chazy Rod and Gun Club will be sponsoring “The Heaviest Deer Contest” through Dec. 12.

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NY21: Ralph Nader stumps for Green Party candidate Matt Funiciello in Glens Falls

Progressive heavyweight Ralph Nader ventured to Glens Falls on Sunday, Sept. 14 to endorse Green Party candidate Matt Funiciello

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Warrensburg's huge sale to feature new Fun Zone, train access

Event now recruiting groups to provide children's activities

Warrensburg's famed 'World's Largest Garage Sale' has first-ever features this year.

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Peru rallies in fourth to defeat Ticonderoga

A wet field and confident Ticonderoga squad held the Peru Indians at bay for three quarters of their Sept. 13 football game.

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Hawkins: “We’re running to win”

Green Party gubernatorial candidate Howie Hawkins said most New Yorkers are inherently progressive and it's a crime that he's been locked out of the upcoming debates

Honored to serve the United Way

As longtime supporters of the United Way of the Adirondack Region, we are honored to serve as co-chairs of the 2015 campaign.

A bucket challenge thank you

The staff of Essex County Department of Social Services wish to thank you for covering our ALS ice bucket challenge after work on Wednesday, Aug. 20.

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Vikings down Chiefs 40-22

Progress was the theme in Saranac today as the Chiefs fell to the Moriah Vikings 40-22.

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Red Storm move to 2-0 (update)

Saranac Lake over Plattsburgh 40-2

The Red Storm rolled to a 40-2 victory over Plattsburgh on the road Friday night. Saranac Lake moves to 2-0 and is 88-2 over its first two games.

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Eagles attack Patriots on the ground (update)

Beekmantown 43, AuSable Valley 22

The Eagles' Justin Stevens eclipsed the 200 yard mark on the ground and Beekmantown rolled off 23 second quarter points on its way to a 43-22 win over AuSable Valley on Friday night.

Literacy Services Leads to Opportunity, Strong Communities

As the new school year begins, our focus turns to education.

Runners return to NCCS

Runners return to NCCS By Andrew Johnstone andrew@denpubs.com CHAMPLAIN — The Cougars cross country team is may be small, but ten runners bring past experience into this season. All seven boys, led by team captain Kevin Capito, are returning athletes for NCCS. On the girls side, three of the six are new this year. Jaden Gosselin is the girls’ captain. Coach Darcy Castine, who coached the modified team the last two years, said that the low numbers have made team-building a goal for 2014.

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NCCS seeks next level

The Cougars will return over half of last year’s 9-7 team while the girls moving up from JV are solid players, said Coach Brent Banker.

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Lady Cougars to play with speed, depth

Juniors will bring strength, speed this soccer season

The Cougars girls’ soccer team returns a strong core of returning players, especially in the junior class, to the field in 2014.

Experience key for Cougars

The Northeastern Clinton Cougars will field 13 seniors on their boys soccer team this season, only one of whom is a first year varsity player.

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Chazy ladies return three All-State players

The Chazy girls’ soccer team may have lost 10 players from last year’s 16-3-1 team that went all the way to the NYSPHSAA Class D semi-finals last November, but return strong talent for 2014.

Chazy boys eye another Class D title

The Chazy boys’ soccer team has been a Class D dynasty over the years, winning all but two crowns since 1997.

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Early Section VII Action - Soccer

Boys and Girls Soccer

Early Section VII Action - Volleyball

Plattsburgh 3, Saranac 2; Beekmantown 3, AuSable Valley 0; Peru 3, Saranac Lake 0

Early Section VII Action - Football

Peru 20, Beekmanton 15

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