Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 9 Feb 2016 19:08:25 EDTTue, 9 Feb 2016 19:08:25 EDT takes seventh in mass start Smiths native Tim Burke turned in his best finish of the season Saturday with a seventh-place showing in the 15-kilometer mass start at the World Cup biathlon event in Canmore, Albert.Tue, 9 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTWinter Games aren't just competition; they're fun Empire State Winter Games held this weekend represented many things to many people. To the region, it was an opportunity to showcase its fabulous scenery, hospitality and world-class sporting venues.Mon, 8 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTWeibrecht competes as wife goes into labor, South Korea - With his wife about to give birth back home in Lake Placid, Andrew Weibrecht felt conflicted about traveling to Asia to test the downhill and super-G course that will be used for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics.Fri, 5 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTCook places 47th in Alberta Cook of Saranac Lake battled strong, gusting winds Friday on the way to a 47th-place finish in the 7.5-kilometer World Cup biathlon sprint race in Canmore, Alberta.Fri, 5 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTWhere in the world is USA Luge?, Russia The USA Luge senior team will be competing in the seventh World Cup race Feb. 6-7 in Sochi, Russia, which will include a Team Relay World Cup.Thu, 4 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDT