Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 6 Feb 2016 10:24:56 EDTSat, 6 Feb 2016 10:24:56 EDT Placid is proud of our sliding teams cannot describe how proud we are of the USA Luge and USA Bobsled and Skeleton teams this season, with their medal counts and exciting World Cup races in North America and Europ.Thu, 4 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTNot the right way to raise minimum wage're not in favor of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's push to raise the minimum wage to $15 statewide by 2021. For a 40-hour-a-week job, that's $31,200, more than many college-educated professionals make now.Thu, 28 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTNominate a Tri-Lakes Volunteer of the Year of functions in the North Country depend on volunteerism. People are fed and clothed, the ill are cared for, fires are extinguished, artists' work is promoted, libraries are maintained, and the natural environment is curated by volunteers.Thu, 21 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTLake Placid gets an A for Plan B during the holidays the lack of snow and ice, the community of Lake Placid came together during the holiday season in a way we haven't seen for a long time, and it was refreshing to experience this passion for hospitality during a time of economic uncertaint.Thu, 14 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTWelcome to the newest members of our News team may have noticed new bylines on our pages lately.Thu, 7 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDT