Lake Placid News Olympicsen-usTue, 24 Oct 2017 03:24:20 EDTTue, 24 Oct 2017 03:24:20 EDT selected to national team CITY, Utah - Lake Placid native Nina Lussi was among the women selected by USA Nordic as members of the first USA Nordic sports women's ski jumping national team.Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDTUSA Bobsled choose men's pilots Bascue, Justin Olsen and Nick Cunningham are going to start the Olympic season as drivers on USA Bobsled's men's national team. It's the first time in 20 seasons that Steven Holcomb - the longtime pilot of USA-1 - is not on the national team.Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDTUP CLOSE: USOC honors USA Luge coach Fred Zimny PLACID - Eighteen miles west of Chicago, there is a village of 25,000 people that has become a most unlikely of grassroots locations for USA Luge and its youthful, wide-eyed Olympic dreamers.Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDTAnother expansion on tap at Raquette River Brewing LAKE - Three years after Raquette River Brewing cracked into the craft beer industry, the bar and eatery is expanding once again to accommodate a growing clientele base with more beer, more food and a warmer area to enjoy both.Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDTSaranac Lake 6er Relay: Trials, 'goats' and pies LAKE - One-hundred-and-fourteen people gathered in Berkeley Green on a chilly Saturday morning, Oct. 14, waiting for the signal to spread out and conquer the mountains surrounding this village.Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDT