Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 4 May 2016 03:41:17 EDTWed, 4 May 2016 03:41:17 EDT Luge names national team PLACID - USA Luge announced its national team on Monday that will participate in the 2016-2017 World Cup and World Championship season, as the run-up to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang draws one year closer.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTRuggers bring passion to pitch LAKE - The numbers are down, but the love of the game is as intense as eve.Tue, 26 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTEditors' preview of this week's Lake Placid News PLACID - Our lead story in the April 22 issue of the Lake Placid News will put life into perspectiv.Thu, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTSports detectives search for 1980 Olympic flag PLACID - After the U.S. hockey team beat Finland 4-2 to win the gold medal here at the 1980 Olympic Winter Games, Peter Cappuccilli Jr. draped an American flag over goalie Jim Craig.Thu, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTOlympic Center cut from Hockeyville USA contest PLACID - This village is no longer in the running for the title of "Hockeyville USA" and a $150,000 boost to Olympic Center facilitie.Thu, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT