Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 2 Mar 2015 06:16:09 EDTMon, 2 Mar 2015 06:16:09 EDT 200-mile journey for hope PLACID - Nolan and Jack Willis stopped walking three years ago, so Tim O'Shea did some walking for them.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTWandering through fresh powder with no clear destination the prolonged cold snap finally broke last weekend, I jumped at the opportunity to get in a long ski trip that would take me up and over a series of smaller peaks near Ray Brook and connect with the Jackrabbit Trail.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTNordic Fest this weekend PLACID - A new three-day festival at Mount Van Hoevenberg Cross-Country Ski Center is set to begin Friday, Feb. 27. The Lake Placid Nordic Festival is an event planned to honor the nordic ski tradition in the Adirondacks.Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTBETA teams up to link communities PLACID - For years, they existed as two entities grouped under the same umbrella fighting for the same cause - to create more multi-use trails in the Tri-Lakes region.Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTThe art and virtue of wilderness tramping haven't seen a thin red line on my back porch thermometer in more than a week. The mercury remains buried far below the final legible numerals on the metal cover.Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT