Holiday hikers test new shuttle, reservation systems

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KEENE VALLEY — For the first time in years, Keene town Supervisor Joe Pete Wilson Jr. was out of town on Columbus Day weekend. For the past several years, the town of Keene, which has a population of around 1,000 people, has seen a rush of hikers flocking to the High Peaks on long holiday ...

US to reopen land borders in November for fully vaccinated

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WASHINGTON -- The U.S. will reopen its land borders to nonessential travel next month, ending a 19-month freeze due to the COVID-19 pandemic as the country moves to require all international visitors to be vaccinated against the coronavirus. Vehicle, rail and ferry travel between the U.S. ...

Missing Jay man found

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New York State Police have located Carlton Craig, a man from Jay reported missing this week. Craig was reported missing over the weekend. State Police issued a news release Sunday alerting the public. He had been last seen on Saturday at his home, and his family was concerned for his welfare. ...

Police search for missing Jay man

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New York State Police are searching for a missing Jay man. Carlton J. Craig, 25, of Jay was last seen on Saturday at his home, according to State Police. His family is concerned about his welfare. Craig is white, he's 5 feet, 9 inches tall and has brown hair and green eyes. He was last ...

Historical homecoming

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LAKE PLACID — At just under 5 feet tall, Clara Cleveland Bass walked through the front door of the Lake Placid train station. Wearing eye glasses, black slacks and a gray sweater a little darker than her gray hair, she donned a white sash stretching from her right shoulder to her left hip. ...

New rail trail signs temporary

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SARANAC LAKE — The signs on the rail trail say “no pedestrians or bicycles,” and though the state contractor who put them up wants people to stay off the corridor for now, the company is not planning to enforce the ban. National Salvage — the company the state Department of ...