Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 26 Jan 2015 09:28:09 EDTMon, 26 Jan 2015 09:28:09 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssExplore Lake Placid history in new columnhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522776.htmlThere is a ton of history to be learned about Lake Placid and the surrounding communities of the Olympic Region by reading through the archives of the Lake Placid News, and we encourage you to read past issues that are available onlin.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTNominate a Tri-Lakes Volunteer of the Yearhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522727.htmlHundreds of functions in the North Country depend on volunteerism.Thu, 15 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTFracking decision political but righthttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522687.htmlWe're glad Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration has banned hydraulic fracturing in New York state. We think the risks outweigh the benefits. Clean water is the public's most valuable resource. Nevertheless, it seems disingenuous for Gov.Thu, 8 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTWIC should allow mothers to buy potatoeshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522648.htmlIf you are a low-income woman planning to pay for all or part of your groceries with vouchers from the federal WIC program, feel free to load up the cart with any fruits and vegetables you like. Except potatoes.Wed, 31 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTYes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claushttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/522626.html(Editor's note: Eight-year-old Virginia O'Hanlon wrote a letter to the editor of New York's Sun, and the quick response was printed as an unsigned editorial Sept. 21, 1897.Wed, 24 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT