by Gazette staff
A Daily Gazette news blog
Notes from the North Country
Friday, April 25, 2014
Rifenburg Construction of Albany has been awarded an $11.2 million contract to reconstruct and rehabilitate the Whiteface Mountain Veterans' Memorial Highway, Gov. Andreew M. Cuomo announced Friday.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
The state-owned Gore Mountain ski area will be replacing its Adirondack Express chair lift this summer.
Friday, Jan. 31, 2014
The final plans to relocate and upgrade the Lake George Beach Boat Launch have been completed, state Department of Environmental Conservation Regional Director Robert Stegemann said today.
Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013
There is a bipartisan show of support for propositions four and five on this year's ballot.
Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013
A coalition has formed in opposition to the fifth ballot proposition on this year's ballot.
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013
Cooperation between local government and environmental organizations increased in the last year, which was good for both the environment and community development, according an Adirondack Council report
Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013
More than 11,000 acres of lands and waters on the Essex Chain Lakes tract in the Adirondacks are now open to the public, declared Gov. Andrew Cuomo today.
Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013
State transportation and environmental officials have scheduled four public meetings about the future of the 119-mile railroad corridor traversing the heart of the Adirondack Park, from Remsen in Oneida County northeast to Lake Placid.
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013
Visitors who are curious about the history of one of the last Adirondack Great Camps -- one the public can visit, with a bit of effort -- have a new resource.
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013
U.S. Rep. Bill Owens, D-Plattsburgh, is taking out a kayak on Lake George on Wednesday to check out efforts to mitigate the damage of invasive species. The tour, which will include local leaders, will launch from the public beach on Lake Avenue at 2:15 p.m. and will head over to ...