Lake Placid News, 24 Oct 2016 21:13:39 EDTMon, 24 Oct 2016 21:13:39 EDT major snow perks up skiers PLACID - Despite the power outages Saturday night, officials at the state Olympic Regional Development Authority took advantage of the first measurable snow in the Olympic Region to promote their winter facilities.Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTVillage rail trail meeting draws questions, provides few answers LAKE - Village of Saranac Lake Trustee Rich Shapiro held the first open meeting related to the rail trail on Tuesday, Oct. 18, at the Harrietstown Town Hall.Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTHunting takes time, patience and experience the natural signs point to the obvious: Autumn is rapidly taking control of the land. You can smell it in the brisk air and hear it in the melodic barking of Canada geese as they continue to fly south, often in the dark of night.Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTChester Challenge offers hikers another test hiking challenge has popped up in the Adirondacks, and this one offers a choice in which trails to take. The Chester Challenge, which was announced last year, offers hikers the chance to choose from a number of destinations and trails.Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTRail trail advisory board member hosts open meetings's note: This article has been corrected to reflect that the Adirondack Rail Trail Advisory Committee is not hosting open meetings; rather, the village of Saranac Lake representative to the committee, Rich Shapiro, will host the open meeting...Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDT