Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 2 Sep 2014 16:47:33 EDTTue, 2 Sep 2014 16:47:33 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssDepartment of Interior hires local invasive species experthttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522113.htmlHilary Smith, director of the Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program based in Keene Valley, has taken a high-level job with the U.S. Department of the Interior in Washington, D.C. Starting Oct.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTDEC: Hurley Brothers didn't report oil spill; fines possiblehttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522112.htmlLAKE PLACID - The state Department of Environmental Conservation's police have issued a notice of violation to a local fuel supply company for its failure to report an oil spill that occurred on Aug. 19.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTUP CLOSE: Rewriting Adirondack historyhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522111.htmlONCHIOTA - There's a good chance John Fadden's Mohawk ancestors used the dugout canoe in his family's museum. Then again, nobody really knows for certain.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTIce bucket maniahttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522095.htmlLAKE PLACID - Every day since July 29, people from around the world have taken the ALS Association's Ice Bucket Challenge, designed to raise awareness and money for the group battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, better known as Lou Gehrig's...Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTYOUR NEIGHBORHOOD: History comes alive at Lake Placid train stationhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522099.htmlLAKE PLACID - There is a unique piece of history on Station Street in Lake Placid, a train station that was once saved from destruction in order to preserve a piece of local history.Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT