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Voter suppression in Essex County?

Voting is an important right, many would say also an obligation.

Will we never learn? | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

When someone makes one of the following statements how do you feel?

Peru’s quick-strike offense cruises past Franklin Academy

Peru 59, Franklin Academy 6

It took the Peru Indians a total time of 1:48 seconds with the ball to make their statement against Franklin Academy Nov. 8.

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Storming on: Saranac Lake defeats Ogdensburg 34-26 (updated)

Hoosick Falls next up for Red Storm

The Saranac Lake Red Storm triumphed over the Ogdensburg Free Academy Blue Devils in the Section VII/X Class C finals on Nov. 8 by a score of 34 to 26.

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Patriots' season comes to an end in volleyball quarterfinals

AuSable Valley finishes year one game shy of semifinals

The AuSable Valley Patriots played hard, but it was the other Patriots squad of Broadalbin-Perth that came out on top Nov. 8 to move on to the state semifinals.

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Lady Eagles fall a game short of state semifinals

Beekmantown finishes season with an 18-1 mark and Section VII Class B title

The Beekmantown Eagles were given a tough draw in facing the state’s top-ranked Class B team in the state quarterfinals Nov. 8.

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Instant Recap | Patriots' season ends in state quarterfinals

Broadalbin-Perth 3, AuSable Valley 0

The AuSable Valley Patriots' volleyball season came to an end in the state quarterfinals Saturday in a tough 3-0 loss to Broadalbin-Perth in Saranac Saturday.

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Instant Recap | Beekmantown girls fall in regional quarterfinals

Westhill 3, Beekmantown 0

The Lady Eagles fell just short of a state semifinal appearance after losing to the top-ranked Westhill Warriors 3-0 Saturday in Plattsburgh.

Thank a veteran

Every member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars is a veteran who served honorably as a member of the Armed Forces of the United States in a foreign war, insurrection or expedition.

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Chazy boys return to Middletown

The Chazy Eagles punched their ticket to the NYSPHSAA Class D Final Four with a 3-0 win over Section X's Lisbon Nov. 7.

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Chateaugay girls end Chazy's season in regional final

In a game that saw few opportunities on frame, the Chateaugay Lady Bulldogs were able to find the difference maker in the first 10 minute overtime for a 2-1 win against Chazy Nov. 7 to advance to the Class D final four.

Burlington mayor to “pay up” friendly wager to Calnon

The 5th Annual Plattsburgh Polar Plunge is only six days away.

Delaying Social Security could increase lifetime income | Guest Viewpoint

Essex County residents who are nearing retirement age can increase their lifetime income if they can wait a bit to start drawing Social Security benefits.

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Holiday gift drive launches

Operation Christmas Child is hoping to collect more than 8,500 gift-filled shoeboxes from Ticonderoga to Champlain and across Franklin, Clinton, Essex and St. Lawrence Counties.

America no longer a Republic

I agree with your editorial, except for the last part. America was founded as a republic, and ceased to be one in 1923.

National diabetes month

November is National Diabetes Month. Dedicating a month to diabetes helps raise awareness of the issues surrounding the disease and of the many people impacted by it.

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NY21 Stefanik wins the district but (narrowly) loses her backyard

While the Congresswoman-elect scorched her Democratic opponent by 20 points, the GOP rock star failed to pull off a victory in Essex County.

Lake Champlain Film Festival debuts

The Lake Champlain International Film Festival will make its way to Plattsburgh with a variety of films for everyone to see.

Getting the job done right | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

By the time you read this column the long awaited results from the 2014 mid-term election are now known.

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November is here! | Notes from the North Woods

The month of November has finally arrived on the wall calendar. I should have seen it coming, but I prefer not to spend much time gauging the time.

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