Lake Placid might host a second ski jumping World Cup

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LAKE PLACID — After hosting a men's International Ski and Snowboard Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup for the first time in 32 years back in February, it looks like Lake Placid is set to host another next year. According to the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup 2023-24 calendar and ...

Blue Bombers are Class D baseball champs

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CHAMPLAIN -- For the first time in five years, the Lake Placid Blue Bombers baseball team is back on top of the section for Class D. Lake Placid’s starting pitcher PJ Colby tossed a gem Thursday, May 25 to lead the Blue Bombers to a 8-2 victory over the Crown Point Panthers in the ...

Stewarding the summit

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LAKE PLACID — There’s a euphoric feeling that comes with climbing past the treeline of an alpine summit. The gusts of cool air wafting over your damp shirt when the backpack is taken off, the fresh air filling your heaving lungs and, of course, the breathtaking summit views are all ...

Lake Placid’s Memorial Day parade returns on Monday

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LAKE PLACID — This village’s annual Memorial Day parade will return on Monday, May 29 after a three-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic and the Main Street reconstruction project. American Legion Post 326 Commander Doug Hoffman said Tuesday, May 23 that he’s “excited” to ...

No book ban requests in Tri-Lakes region

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SARANAC LAKE — In the Tri-Lakes, residents can read whatever they’d like. Local librarians and public school administrators are reporting no formal requests for any books to be removed from Tri-Lakes region libraries. A report from the American Library Association released in ...