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Forest to flask: Wilmington coopers

August 6, 2015 WILMINGTON — The age old art of barrel making is alive and well and thriving in the Adirondacks thanks to the efforts of two local, self-made coopers: Bob Hockert and Justin Bidelspach. more »»

PEOPLE AT WORK: An award for every occasion

August 6, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Looking at the front of the Adirondack Awards and Promotions building at 6006 Sentinel Road, you only get a glimpse of the scope of work that’s done her. more »»

More state funding sought for Olympic venues

August 6, 2015 LAKE PLACID — A major infusion of cash could go to the Olympic venues as the North Country Regional Economic Development Council plans to include them in a bid to win $500 million in state economic... more »»

Jim Craig selling ‘Miracle’ memorabilia

August 6, 2015 NEW YORK (AP) — The American flag that goalie Jim Craig wrapped around his shoulders after the U.S. Miracle on Ice victory at the 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics is on the auction block. more »»

Placid school seeks grant to rebuild after fire

August 6, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Mountain Lake Academy plans to rebuild a school house building that was lost over a year ago due to an electrical fire. more »»

Saranac Lake Sears store closing this month

August 6, 2015 SARANAC LAKE — The Sears Hometown Store on Main Street will close sometime in the next few weeks. George Hamelin, who owns the store with his father Rick Hamelin, said Tuesday, Aug. more »»

WALKING TOUR: Olympic Center and speedskating oval

August 6, 2015 No. 9 on the Historic Walking Tour of Lake Placid is the 1932 Olympic Stadium and 1980 Olympic Speedskating Oval, located on Main Street in front of the Lake Placid Middle/High School. Next door, N. more »»

Alumni spruce up Paul Smith’s gravestone

August 6, 2015 PAUL SMITHS — It may be hard to believe, but, every once in a while, something positive can come from a Facebook post. more »»

Alumni upset by ‘College Talk’ at recent reunion

August 6, 2015 PAUL SMITHS — Most reunions are joyous occasions, opportunities for friends and relatives to check in and catch up with each other. more »»

Lussi soars to first national title

August 3, 2015 PARK CITY, Utah — Nina Lussi knocked off a major career milestone Saturday at the Utah Olympic Park when she captured her first national title at the U.. more »»

Beijing selected to host 2022 Winter Olympics

July 31, 2015 KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Beijing was selected Friday, July 31 to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, becoming the first city awarded both the winter and summer games. more »»

Second time not a charm for Fortunes of Time building

July 30, 2015 LAKE PLACID — It was deja vu for the Fortunes of Time building as fire swept through the apartments of 2519 Main St. Saturday, July 25 on the eve of the Ironman Lake Placid triathlon. more »»

Iron spirit

July 30, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Very few people in the business district were thinking about the Ironman Lake Placid triathlon the evening of Saturday, July 25, as all eyes were on the Fortunes of Time building while... more »»

Beaney of Lake Placid joins ORDA board

July 30, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Bill Beaney joined the Olympic Regional Development Authority’s board, becoming its newest member Tuesday, July 28. more »»

UP CLOSE: Brenner loves job as Ironman ‘peeler’

July 30, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Ron Brenner was soaking wet, but he was loving every minute of it. more »»

Solar power to run ski lifts at ORDA’s three resorts

July 30, 2015 LAKE PLACID — The New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority plans to use solar energy in a big way. more »»

Skatepark opens to big crowd in Saranac Lake

July 30, 2015 SARANAC LAKE — Henry Jakobe grew up skateboarding, but not like this. more »»

WALKING TOUR: Lake Placid train station

July 30, 2015 No. 1 on the Historic Walking Tour of Lake Placid is the train station, home of the Lake Placid-North Elba Historical Society’s History Museum. Located at 242 Station St. more »»

Fundraising set up for Lake Placid fire victims

July 29, 2015 LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid community is pitching in to aid several fire victims who lost possessions and their homes when a fire scorched two Main Street buildings this Saturday, July 25. more »»



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