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With pasta, Placidians rally for ailing 8-year-old

November 22, 2014 LAKE PLACID — Dave Jewtraw said he received a call around noon Friday from his wife Andrea, and it was bad news about their 8-year-old daughter, Gracee. “She does have a cancerous tumor,” he said. more »»

Mineville family gets $6.75M from Botox treatment suit

November 22, 2014 MONTPELIER, Vt. — A New York couple who said Botox treatment of their son’s cerebral palsy left him with life-threatening complications and sued its manufacturer won a $6. more »»

Off to a good start

November 20, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — It was like a high school dance, only everyone was a nerd. Faculty from Trudeau Institute in Saranac Lake and Clarkson University in Potsdam met face to face at Clarkson on June 2. more »»

Trudeau to lay off five employees

November 15, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — Trudeau Institute is shedding five employees to cut costs as it continues to reshape and reposition itself in the changing world of biomedical research. more »»

Trudeau scientists make strides in herpesvirus research

November 15, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — Scientists from the laboratory of Marcia Blackman at the Trudeau Institute are set to publish findings that will aid research into the causes and possible treatments for a number of... more »»

Dinner will help Gracee Jewtraw

November 15, 2014 LAKE PLACID — There will be a spaghetti dinner benefit from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21 at Lake Placid Elementary School for Gracee Jewtraw. more »»

Tupper rescue squad wants Harrietstown contract

November 13, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — The Tupper Lake Volunteer Ambulance and Rescue Squad says it will stop providing ambulance coverage to part of Harrietstown on Dec. 1 unless it gets a contract from the town. more »»

Vermont's largest hospital takes new name today

November 12, 2014 BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's largest hospital has a new name. Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington is now the University of Vermont Medical Center. The name change went into effect today. more »»

‘Growing Your Business in the Exploding Wellness Economy’ Nov. 13

November 7, 2014 LAKE CLEAR — Businesses and organizations involved in outdoor recreation, tourism, health, arts and culture, wellness or local foods are invited to a “Grow Your Business in the Exploding Wellness... more »»

Ringing bells of kindness

November 4, 2014 LAKE PLACID — It’s not always easy to be kind, but every person has that power if they practice kindness. more »»

Lake Placid hikes health co-pays for retirees

October 25, 2014 LAKE PLACID — The village of Lake Placid’s Board of Trustees made changes to its retirees’ health insurance plans Monday, increasing co-pays for former employees over the age of 65. more »»

NY, NJ order Ebola quarantine

October 25, 2014 NEW YORK — Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine of all medical workers and other... more »»

Atomic bonds

October 18, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — We are all connected, we are all part of the Earth, and we are all just a pile of atoms. It seems romantic and maybe even a touch poetic to think that way, but it’s completely true. more »»

Local health officials prepare for Ebola

October 18, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — Local health officials are taking steps to ensure they’re ready for the Ebola virus, even though they acknowledge the chances of it spreading to the North Country appear slim. more »»

Boil-water order issued for Saranac Lake’s Leona St.

October 18, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — The village and the state Department of Health have issued a boil-water order for the residents of Leona Street. The order was issued due to a water main break Friday morning. more »»

Boil order issued for Leona Street

October 17, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — The Village of Saranac Lake and the state Department of Health have issued a boil-water order for the residents of Leona Stree. more »»

Health care shift still in flux

October 4, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — It was billed as a groundbreaking model that would transform health care in the North Country by reining in costs, increasing access and improving the quality of car. more »»

Vets center dedicated to Dr. Merkel

September 25, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — Dr. David Merkel is gone, but his passion for healing lives on in a new treatment center for veterans that now bears his name. St. more »»

N.Y. health officials confirm enterovirus D68 spread

September 25, 2014 ALBANY (AP) — State health officials say a respiratory virus affecting children around the country has been confirmed throughout New York state. more »»

Patients relocated after hospital’s heater malfunctions

September 18, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — A dozen patients at Adirondack Medical Center-Saranac Lake had to be relocated to another part of the hospital after a wall-mounted heater malfunctioned and started smoking early... more »»



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