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Nothing fishy here! | Conservation Conversations

The Boquet River Association hosted the first annual Fish Fest Saturday the 28th in Elizabethtown.

Mythical Lake Champlain sea monster Champ to be idolized at Mayor's Cup

Be afraid...be very afraid because Champ's cinematic cousin the Rhedosaurus is coming back to the big screen at the first-ever Mayor's Cup Movie Night, which will happen July 11 from 9:15 to 11 p.m. at the Newman Center.

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Dynamic Duo coming to Essex

Dan Berggren and Carl Heilman will present an evening of Adirondack sights and sounds for a fundraiser for the Essex Community Concert Series July 11 at 7:30 p.m.

Rouses Point keeps July Fourth tradition alive

The time of year approaches once again for food, fun and fireworks at the 54th annual Rouses Point Fourth of July Celebration July 4 to 6.

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In camp and on the river | Notes from the North Woods

Every now and then, in the Adirondacks the stars, and the moon and the sky line up in just the perfect manner to provide a perfect end to a perfect day.

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Road trip adventures | Conservation Conversations

The fly fishing competitions are over for this spring, the bass and pike fishing is underway and the summer sun is making the corn, beans, hay crop and pastures grow!

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USA Regional Fly Fishing Competition | Conservation Conversations

Irene may have torn up Essex County roads and some of the rivers, but even after all the flooding and destruction, the West Branch of the Ausable is still a haven for fly fishing.

Plattsburgh Housing Authority lauded by Affordable Housing News

The Plattsburgh Housing Authority has been highlighted in the Spring 2014 edition of the Affordable Housing News (AHN).

Senate and Assembly approve bills making certain lakes, rivers inland waterways

The State Senate and Assembly have approved five bills designating Chateaugay Lake, Little Ausable River, Great Chazy River, Schroon River and Battenkill as inland waterways making the communities along these water bodies eligible for grants under the New York State Local Waterfront Revitalization Program.

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Who is doing what in the outdoors? | Notes from the North Woods

Across the nation, there are a wide variety of outdoor recreational options that remain available for a majority of the year as long as the weather remains fair, the beaches stay open and the rivers continue to flow.

North Country Cultural Center for the Arts looking for vendors

The North Country Cultural Center for the Arts is excited to announce the Summer 2014 Artist Market, where local artists may display and sell their fine-art work.

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You bet your bass the fishing is good! | Notes from the North Woods

Historically, brook trout and lake trout have been the primary spring species for anglers on most local lakes and ponds, however Fathers Day weekend has long signaled the traditional opening of Bass Season.

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Safe Call Now helps emergency services members who are in a crises

When an emergency services member is in crisis, be it from substance abuse, mental issues, problem gambling, etc. seeking help can often be harder than it is for a civilian in the same crisis.

Plattsburgh gears up for debut beach party

The City Beach will celebrate its official opening weekend with activities, music and fun in the sun at the Beach Bash on Saturday, June 14.

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Bugs, Bamboo and Blistering Plants | Notes from the North Woods

That old familiar ‘Adirondack wave’ has again become a popular sight.