Lake Placid News Newsen-usWed, 24 Aug 2016 18:53:35 EDTWed, 24 Aug 2016 18:53:35 EDT, veterans brainstorm VA health solutions at St. Joe's LAKE - Sitting among 20 veterans at St. Joseph's Addiction Treatment and Recovery Centers' veterans residence, U.S. Rep Elise Stefanik asked them to expound on what they hear about health care in the North Countr.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTHiker who died on Cascade identified as Geneseo man PLACID - A 43-year-old man from western New York died while hiking on Cascade Mountain Thursday morning, Aug. 18. Essex County Cornoner Frank Whitelaw identified the man this morning as Michael Sawyer of Geneseo.Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTUnidentified man dies on Cascade Mountain trail PLACID - A 43-year-old man died while hiking a Cascade Mountain trail Thursday morning. Essex County 911 received a phone call informing them that the man had collapsed while ascending the trail.Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTEditors' preview of this week's Lake Placid News PLACID - Even though it's summertime, local students are still busy learning, and Antonio "Tony" Olivero stopped by the Lake Placid Elementary School this week to learn more about their Farm to School program.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTEYE ON EDUCATION: Students prep for upcoming Farm to School harvest PLACID - After days of torrential rain deluged the vegetable garden at the front of Lake Placid Elementary School, teacher Tom Dodd picks at the plot of herbs planted in June by the school's third graders.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT