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The first 1,000 days

October 3, 2015 LAKE PLACID — A new regional alliance has formed to help families with their young children in the early years of their development, up to age 3. more »»

Restoration at last

September 26, 2015 PAUL SMITHS — The St. Regis Mountain and Hurricane Mountain fire towers have sat neglected for decades, but not forgotten. To bring the Hurricane Mountain Primitive Area and St. more »»

Time for an upgrade

September 19, 2015 BLOOMINGDALE — The town of St. Armand is shoring up the clock tower on its historic town hall, thanks in part to an anonymous donor. more »»

Who will inherit Heritage Museum?

September 12, 2015 TUPPER LAKE — Deep in the heart of the neighborhood this community calls the Junction sits a monument to the days of Tupper past, but it may not sit there much longer. more »»

Hopeful on mercury

September 5, 2015 Adirondack loons aren’t out of the woods yet. more »»

TB never caught Frank Casier

August 29, 2015 SARANAC LAKE — Frank Casier checked himself out of the New York State Hospital in Ray Brook for the last time 70 years ago, officially uncured of tuberculosis. more »»

Into the light

August 22, 2015 SARANAC LAKE — Kelly Metzgar spent most of her life hiding her true identity. Now she wants to spend the rest of it making sure other people don’t make the same mistake. more »»

Erik Bottcher’s fight for equality

August 15, 2015 Only moments after entering Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office in 2011, Erik Bottcher knew that same-sex marriage would be legalized in New York. more »»

‘Bridges of understanding’

August 8, 2015 TUPPER LAKE — To some, the Supreme Court’s June 26 decision to allow gay marriage in all 50 states was cause for celebration; to Brian McNaught, it was proof that the dream he had decades ago of a... more »»

Come to the Fair celebrates 60 years

August 1, 2015 SARANAC LAKE — The 60th anniversary edition of the Come to the Fair event runs from Tuesday, Aug. 4 to Thursday, Aug. 6, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Thomas B. more »»

Inside Sunmount: One contract worker’s story

July 25, 2015 TUPPER LAKE — Deborah Dupuis used to love her job at Sunmount Developmental Disabilities Service Organization, but that was long ag. more »»

Finding Timbucto

July 18, 2015 LAKE PLACID — These forests are good at keeping secrets. The route to Timbucto could be along any unpaved road in the Adirondack wilderness. more »»

Making ends meet

July 11, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Most workers interviewed in this bustling tourist town — full of shops, restaurants and hotels — say the current minimum wage is not enough to live on and they believe it should... more »»

A trip to remember

July 4, 2015 SARANAC LAKE — Bill Scheefer waited 45 years to get the kind of thank-you he received two weeks ago. The Saranac Lake resident is a combat veteran of the Vietnam War. more »»

Tipping the scales?

June 27, 2015 LAKE PLACID — At the end of the year, minimum wage rates will rise again in New York, and many people are calling for them to be raised furthe. more »»

Not your typical prison

June 20, 2015 DANNEMORA — There was nothing typical about the escape of Richard Matt, 48, and David Sweat, 35, from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora June 6. more »»

Birdwatch breakdown

June 13, 2015 PAUL SMITHS — They don’t sit still, they’re difficult to spot and their songs all sound the same to the untrained ear. more »»

Help wanted

April 25, 2015 SARANAC LAKE — In August of last year, Don Jones made the decision to join the Saranac Lake Volunteer Fire Department for two reasons. “I wanted to give back to the community,” he said. more »»

Food pantry rises to meet need

April 18, 2015 GABRIELS — In the 20-plus years Barb Marshall has volunteered at the St. Paul’s-Assumption Food Pantry, she has seen it grow from serving about 50 clients a month to about 450. more »»

Breaking trail for craft beer

April 11, 2015 LAKE PLACID — A road map detailing New York breweries, wineries and cider makers, called the Adirondack Craft Beverage Trail, has found a new pit stop in Essex County. more »»

SARNAK to the rescue

April 4, 2015 It was an idyllic, blue-sky February morning in the Adirondack High Peaks when things took a turn for the worse. more »»



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