Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | News | Local News | Contact Us | Home RSS
 
 
 
Placid board approves stormwater project

September 23, 2016 LAKE PLACID - The village board passed a resolution Monday to improve the stormwater drainage system that dumps directly into Mirror Lake. more »»

APA sets tentative Boreas hearing dates

September 23, 2016 RAY BROOK - The state Adirondack Park Agency's State Land Committee last week set tentative dates for public hearings on classification of the 20,000-acre Boreas Ponds tract, which the state recentl... more »»

DEC to reclaim ponds for brook trout

September 21, 2016 The state Department of Environmental Conservation is hoping that two local ponds, each currently overrun with non-native species, will be able to be reclaimed with brook trou. more »»

Hunting no longer just a man’s game

September 21, 2016 “In a civilized and cultured country, wild animals only continue to exist at all when preserved by sportsmen. more »»

ADK feels strain of hiking boom

September 15, 2016 Adirondack Mountain Club staff say they were overwhelmed by unusually large crowds of hikers on Labor Day weekend — the most they’ve ever seen, some staff said. more »»

Wildlife refuge provides closer look

September 14, 2016 WILMINGTON — The Adirondack Wildlife Refuge in Wilmington is kind of like a zoo, but not really. “At a zoo, you might only get a paragraph or two about the animal,” co-owner Steve Hall said. more »»

Anxiously anticipating the time of transition and tradition

September 14, 2016 As the high holy days of the sporting life grow near, sportsmen and women will take to the local waters to pack in just a few more brook trout forays before the trout season comes to an end on Oct. more »»

DEC tickets leaders of hiking group of 67

September 8, 2016 LAKE PLACID — A state Department of Environmental Conservation forest ranger ticketed two leaders of a group of 67 hikers in the High Peaks on Saturday, Aug. 2. more »»

Hikers pack High Peaks Labor Day weekend

September 8, 2016 LAKE PLACID — The first group of hikers at the Cascade and Porter Mountain trailhead this past weekend, a group of nine, signed in at 3:48 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 3. more »»

RR days are numbered

September 7, 2016 RAY BROOK — In the face of a lawsuit, the state Department of Environmental Conservation has formed a stakeholder group to determine the design and use of a 34-mile section of railroad that will be... more »»

Stinky beginning leads to jovial peak

September 7, 2016 I’ve spent most of my life in and around the Adirondacks, and I’ve seen and had almost every experience a hiker can have here. more »»

Girl power in hunting camp and beyond

September 7, 2016 Rachel Carson, author of The Sense of Wonder, explained that every child has an inborn sense of wonder waiting to be guided to its full potential. more »»

EPA links increase in Lyme disease to climate change

September 1, 2016 The federal Environmental Protection Agency has linked increasing cases of Lyme disease to climate change. more »»

APA upholds Arbor Day tradition

August 31, 2016 RAY BROOK — Scattered around the state Adirondack Park Agency building in Ray Brook, among the tall grass, are a number of pretty small trees of various species. more »»

The time is right to get kids outside

August 31, 2016 Although there has been a ground swell of interest in getting children “back to the woods” over the past decade, there remains much to be don. more »»

Spiny waterflea found in Indian Lake

August 24, 2016 INDIAN LAKE — An Adirondack lake that was touted as one of the last outposts free from invasive species is now confirmed to no longer hold that mantle. more »»

Trying to hang on to the fleeting summer season

August 24, 2016 Although there are sure to be a few Indian Summer days left in the Adirondack calendar, it is evident autumn is on the way. more »»

The ultra-46er

August 18, 2016 It’s been two weeks of tremendous ups and downs for Bethany Garretson. The professor at Paul Smith’s College is on pace to finish Friday, Aug. more »»

APA, DEC seek comment on rerouting Van Ho ski trails

August 18, 2016 RAY BROOK — The state Adirondack Park Agency voted to approve a Department of Environmental Conservation plan to reroute two trails at Mount Van Hoevenberg at the agency’s regular meeting Friday, Aug. more »»

Hot summer creates lightning danger

August 17, 2016 Don’t believe the old adage that says, “lightning never strikes the same place twice. more »»

 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web