Lake Placid News, 22 Nov 2017 15:13:28 EDTWed, 22 Nov 2017 15:13:28 EDT falls as holiday season arrives first significant snowstorm of the new season finally arrived just in time for the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Hopefully, the snowcover will stick around long enough for a nice kick off the ski season.Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTSkiing starts Saturday Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that the state Olympic Regional Development Authority will open the Whiteface and Gore mountain ski centers on Saturday, almost a week ahead of schedule.Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTShoulder season suggestions PLACID - Getting outdoors this time of year can be tricky. There's not enough snow at low elevations, but the High Peaks are dangerously cold and winter-like. It could be sunny and warm or overcast and cold.Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTTried and true: Get out in the woods and stay there the conclusion of the annual big game hunting season looming on the near horizon, it's time for hunters to redouble their efforts.Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTHunters need to think outside the box breath appeared to crystallize in the cold morning air as I trudged across a long, open field on the way to camp. The view was only slightly infringed by the steam of my own breat.Wed, 8 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDT