Lake Placid News, 24 Feb 2017 03:03:51 EDTFri, 24 Feb 2017 03:03:51 EDT York's volunteer firefighters should be covered for cancerhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com legislators will again discuss legislation to extend health benefits covering cancer care to volunteer firefighters. The case for the bill is clear.Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTReasons to like the North Hudson 'Gateway' projecthttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com proposed "Gateway to the Adirondacks" at the former Frontier Town theme park shows signs of being a good project. First off, it's in North Hudson, a town of fewer than 200 people (U.S.Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTLocal gov'ts shouldn't be on the hook for governor's planshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com is one thing for Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state Legislature to expand spending in the state. It is another thing entirely for the state to create programs when the impact on lower levels of government is unknown.Thu, 9 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTMore 'selfless acts' needed in Americahttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com America today, with hate spewing from every corner of social media, it seems as though selfless acts are becoming more rare. But that's not so. Although we'd like to see more of them, selfless acts happen every day.Thu, 2 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTNominate a Tri-Lakes Volunteer of the Yearhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com of functions in the North Country depend on volunteerism.Thu, 26 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDT