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Stolen historical marker to be replaced this Fall

Funds raised by Internet crowd-funding campaign

A mysterious theft that has baffled concerned citizens and local law enforcement for nearly a year, while still unsolved, is set to be rectified later this year.

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Powerhouse Gym to host powerlifting meet

The Powerhouse International Powerlifting Meet will take place Saturday, July 18 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Powerhouse Gym.

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Whitehall, Lake George to be featured in Animal Planet season finale

A recent investigation into the Bigfoot phenomenon will be the anchor to the two-hour season finale of a popular Animal Planet television show.

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Get out ... and stay out! | Notes from the North Woods

For people who haven’t been paying attention, it’s time to get outside.

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County fair rolls out schedule

This year’s installment of the Essex County Fair is slated for Aug. 12-16.

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Rowan Roussy receives new camper from Make-A-Wish

On July 1, 3-year-old Rowan Roussy and his family from West Chazy received a new camper at Blue Haven Family Campground from a wish come true through Make-A-Wish Northeast New York and generous supporters, including the Jewelers for Children Foundation and Momot Trailer Sales.

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American flavor descends on the Olympic village

Lake Placid's I Love BBQ and Music Festival — which celebrated its 10th year this past weekend — served up food, music and more to benefit the Shipman Youth Center.

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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.

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New EPA study: Trout and salmon will vanish by 2100 without action on climate change

All of the Adirondack Park’s iconic trout and salmon fishing destinations and cold-water fisheries would disappear from the landscape by the end of the century without global action to prevent the climate from overheating the park’s rivers, lakes and streams, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reported late Monday.

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The last eastern cougar | Notes from the North Woods

According to a Proposed Rule document recently issued by the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), the known status of the eastern puma within its historical range is extinct.

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Chameleon Gallery changing its color one last time

Chameleon Gallery, located in Downtown Plattsburgh, is standing on its last leg, hoping to change its color one more time before losing it for good.

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Woodworking Weekend teaches 1800-1900s homesteading

Homesteading and Woodworking Weekend will take place at the Babbie Rural & Farm Learning Museum June 27-28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Mayor’s Cup Regatta and Festival sails in once again July 9-12

The 38th annual Mayor’s Cup Regatta and Festival, hosted by the Plattsburgh Sunrise Rotary, will take place July 9-12.

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Fly fishing competition lands in Placid | Conservation Conversations

Once again the USA Fly Fishing Competition came to Lake Placid. Some of the top fly fishing guys from around the country, gathered to test their skills and try their luck on the West Branch of the Ausable and Mirror Lake.

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The original anglers | Notes from the North Woods

Nearly 5,000 years ago, a pair of ancient anglers waded out into the frigid waters of the Baltic Sea.