Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | News | Local News | Contact Us | Home RSS
Keene puts together plan for holiday hiker response

October 11, 2019 KEENE — A wave of hiker traffic in the High Peaks this past weekend roiled local resources, putting this town on high alert as the holiday weekend approache. more »»

Town of Keene, rangers scramble to deal with number of hikers’ cars

October 11, 2019 KEENE VALLEY — It was a perfect storm of natural beauty and a crush of people seeking it. more »»

Lake Placid Central School District designates October as ‘anti-bullying month’

October 11, 2019 LAKE PLACID — Insults hurled across school cafeterias. Kids blocked from sitting at a certain table. Social media posts shared with the intent to disparage or harm another student. more »»

Chris Ortloff released from federal prison

October 11, 2019 LAKE PLACID — George “Chris” Ortloff, a former New York state Assemblyman who grew up in Lake Placid, was released from federal prison on Friday, Oct. 4, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. more »»

Lake Placid names Main Street task force members

October 11, 2019 LAKE PLACID — The village has announced the names of 15 people who will serve on a task force responsible for piecing together a comprehensive plan for the future of Main Street. more »»

Lake Placid village Justice David Chapman resigns

October 11, 2019 LAKE PLACID — Village Justice David Chapman has resigned, and the Lake Placid village board is discussing the possibility of bringing court dissolution to voters once again. more »»

Kelsey Francis shares personal stories with the world

October 11, 2019 SARANAC LAKE — When Kelsey Francis gave birth to a baby girl nine years ago, she never knew her story would reach millions of readers. more »»

NORTH COUNTRY AT WORK: Caring for and studying loons with Nina Schoch

October 11, 2019 SARANAC INN — No matter how hard Nina Schoch tried to answer questions about her job, she couldn’t help but keep her eyes on Little Green Pond and the four loons that call it home. more »»

NY holds first-ever ‘Adirondack Oktoberfest’ in Tri-Lakes

October 11, 2019 State and local officials spent the day fishing, golfing and touring Lake Placid’s Olympic facilities on Friday, Oct. more »»

New looks are unveiled for Lake Placid’s Olympic venues

October 11, 2019 WILMINGTON — The state has unveiled new renderings of proposed and ongoing upgrades to Olympic sports facilities in Lake Placid. more »»

Preston honored with Whiteface plaque

October 11, 2019 WILMINGTON — Randy Preston, a former Wilmington town supervisor, will be honored with a plaque at the summit of Whiteface Mountain. more »»

Barrett named to Lake Placid Hall of Fame

October 11, 2019 WILMINGTON — J. more »»

ADK hires Michael Barrett as new executive director

October 11, 2019 After just about a year of searching, the Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) announced Wednesday, Oct. more »»

AEDC gets financial literacy grant

October 11, 2019 SARANAC LAKE — The Adirondack Economic Development Corporation will launch a new financial literacy program after the U.S. more »»

Lake Placid beer will be served at governor’s mansion all year

October 11, 2019 WILMINGTON — Beer from the Lake Placid Pub & Brewery will be on tap at the Executive Mansion in Albany for the next year. more »»

NY state announces $1M ad buy to target athletes

October 11, 2019 WILMINGTON — The state will spend $1 million on digital advertising with the goal of attracting athletes to Lake Placid in the lead-up to the 2023 World University Games, Lt. Gov. more »»

Preview of this week's Lake Placid News

October 10, 2019 LAKE PLACID — In this week’s Lake Placid News, Staff Writer Elizabeth Izzo spent some time in the town of Keene checking out the High Peaks trailheads this past weekend and at the town board meetin... more »»

Stefanik, Cobb oppose Trump pulling U.S. troops from Syria

October 7, 2019 U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik took a hard stance against President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S. more »»

Route 86 paving may resume Tuesday

October 7, 2019 RAY BROOK — If Monday’s rainfall lifts, repaving will resume Tuesday on state Route 86 between Ray Brook and Lake Placid, the state Department of Transportation announced Monday. more »»

Preview of this week's Lake Placid News

October 3, 2019 LAKE PLACID — In this week’s Lake Placid News, the big story on the front page is about graffiti in the state-owned Forest Preserve. more »»

Cora Clark steps up to take over North Elba Christmas Fund

October 3, 2019 LAKE PLACID — A local volunteer is keeping the North Elba Christmas Fund alive. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web

Local News Poll


Lake Placid Diet

Taking it one step at a time on the Lake Placid Diet

June 20, 2019 It’s like looking in a full-length mirror every time I file a new column. That’s why it’s taken me so long to give you an update on the Lake Placid Diet. I dread looking in the mirro. more »

Latest Blogs