Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 28 Nov 2014 14:25:31 EDTFri, 28 Nov 2014 14:25:31 EDT it up Placid native Jake Doan has been making a big name for himself in the freestyle ski world over the past few years. Just last month, he joined with Saga Outerwear and had a featured segment in the recent "4 bi 9 Media" film "Burn.Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTOval prepares for winter skating season PLACID - For the first time in more than 20 years, the Olympic Speedskating Oval opened for the season before Thanksgiving. On Friday, Nov. 21 and Saturday, Nov.Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTDemong bites into Big Apple many people's first stab at a running a marathon is the New York City Marathon and then finish in the top .001 percent, but Nordic Combined Olympian and Vermontville native Bill Demong did just that a couple weeks ago.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTOn top of the world PLACID - Village of Lake Placid Mayor Craig Randall and Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism President Jim McKenna recently spent several days in Europe attending the annual World Union of Olympic Cities meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland, the...Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTIOC opens door to joint bids, Switzerland - Breaking from the tradition of awarding the Summer Olympics only to a single host city, the IOC is opening the door to possible wider bids - including bids from an entire country, joint bids from more than one city and even...Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT