Adirondack Daily Enterprisehttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 7 Feb 2016 21:05:22 EDTSun, 7 Feb 2016 21:05:22 EDT shapes students into mountaineers PLACID - The winter weather this year may be a joke, but learning to survive outdoors is still no laughing matter to students of the Adirondack Mountain Club's annual Winter Mountaineering School.Sat, 6 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTStill waiting for winter to show its face I still harbor dreams that a traditional winter will magically unfold across the local landscape, the reality of our current situation has become painfully obvious.Sat, 6 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe road to Whiteface PLACID - When Josh Suskewicz looks at mountain towns and ski resorts across the country, he sees the "ultimate opportunity" for destinations like Whiteface Mountain.Sat, 6 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTFranklin County legislature calls for rails with trails Franklin County Board of Legislators added its voice to the rail/trail debate Thursday by unanimously resolving that it supports keeping and upgrading the rail line.Fri, 5 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTDEC accepting applications to raise pheasants - The state Department of Environmental Conservation is now accepting applications for its annual day-old pheasant chick program. The DEC distributes day-old pheasants to qualified people who meet conditions for rearing them.Fri, 5 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDT