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WOKO’s Big Change Roundup crew brought their whirlwind tour of the North Country to Plattsburgh March 8.

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Cuomo energizes state lawmakers at 2014 Adirondack Winter Challenge

With an aim of boosting tourism, Gov. Andrew Cuomo visited Lake Placid and Lake Clear and joined about 400 public officials and community leaders in the Adirondack Winter Challenge Event that featured friendly competition in outdoor sports.

Film tackles national income inequality

Facing the world in his Mini Cooper, Robert Reich drives his way to communities around the world, including Plattsburgh, discussing economic fairness and inequality.

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I Love Clinton County series launched

The Clinton County Historical Association has announced the I Love Clinton County exhibition series.

Road tripping once again! | Conservation Conversations

If following the white lines of the freeway is your style, then check out the following programs!

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Spring forward!

On Sunday, March 9, Daylight Savings Time begins at 2 a.m

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Cold winds and summer camp | Notes from the North Woods

As the cold winds of winter continue to whip across the region, it is difficult to conjure up the image of kids enjoying themselves at a Summer Camp.

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The sound of a billion feet ... well, almost

Plattsburgh was part of a world-wide event last weekend, meant to shine light into the dark world of domestic violence.

Film series features black history in the U.S.

Hiding outside of the kitchen, Frederick Douglass heard desperate screams of help.

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Olympic dreams and the Adirondack scene

Notes from the North Woods

Well, it was bound to happen sooner or later, and the timing couldn’t have been better.

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Montréal adventurer gears up for Project 46

KEENE — For one man, his attempt to scale all 46 High Peaks in 12 days starting Tuesday, Feb. 18, is a way to honor the memory of his son while raising money for a good cause.

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State announces new site to promote Adirondack touring

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of a new interactive Adirondack recreation planning tool to promote tourism attractions in the Adirondack Region and spur economic development opportunities.

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Outdoor playing fields | Notes from the North Woods

A few weeks back, I published a story titled The Outdoor Gym.

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Performing arts troupe to bring China to Plattsburgh for Lunar New Year

While the holidays may be in the rearview for most North Country residents, for a fifth of the world’s population, the new year’s clock won’t click over until midnight on Saturday, Feb. 1.

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It takes many crossroads to make a musical landscape

Plattsburgh’s music community cannot be painted with a broad brush. It would be hard even to paint the music landscape on one mural.