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Notes from the North Country
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013

Congressman to tour Lake George

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 ...
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013

New board at Adirondack Park Agency

Karen Feldman and Daniel Wilt are the newest additions to the Adirondack Park Agency board.

The two appointees by Gov. Andrew Cuomo were confirmed in June by the state Senate, which also re-confirmed Leilani Crafts Ulrich, who will now serve as the board's chairwoman.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Lake George will require mandatory boat inspections

Lake George will become the first major lake in the eastern United States to require mandatory boat inspections to keep waterborne invasive species out of the lake.
Thursday, May 2, 2013

Road construction along Route 73

Anyone thinking of heading to Lake Placid or just to hike in the nearby peaks needs to be aware of road construction now underway on Route 73 along the Cascade Lakes.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Christian children's camp buys 130 acres

The Nature Conservancy’s Adirondack Chapter has sold 130 acres in its OK Slip Falls-Blue Ledge property to a local children's summer camp, Northern Frontier Camp.
Monday, March 25, 2013

Trout, salmon fishing season opens April 1

Opening day for trout and salmon fishing is Monday, April 1, but high, cold water and icy banks and streambeds are anticipated.
Monday, March 25, 2013

Less-than-ideal conditions expected when trout, salmon season opens

Opening day for trout and salmon fishing is Monday, April 1, but high, cold water and icy banks and streambeds are anticipated.
Friday, March 22, 2013

Hours may be reduced at Lake Placid medical facility

Adirondack Health is discussing the possibility of scaling back its Lake Placid emergency room to save money.
Friday, March 1, 2013

Group seeks lawsuit over snowmobile trails

The environmental group Protect the Adirondacks is seeking court permission to sue the state Department of Environmental Conservation and Adirondack Park Agency over policy on construction of snowmobile trails.
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013

Adirondack Council hires staffer

The Adirondack Council has hired Raul "Rocci" Aguirre as its new director of conservation, the organization announced Wednesday.

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