USABS to induct four into its Hall of Fame

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LAKE PLACID — Lake Placid native and award-winning photojournalist Kay Jones will be among four inductees into the USA Bobsled and Skeleton Hall of Fame on March 23 at Mount Van Hoevenberg. The ceremony, slated for 5:30 p.m. at the Mountain Pass Lodge, will be held in conjunction with ...

Saranac Laker tries skeleton at 83

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SARANAC LAKE — At 83-years old, Donna Haig of Saranac Lake raced head-first on a skeleton sled down the Mount Van Hoevenberg track Friday, Feb. 23. Haig is now the oldest person to go down the Mount Van Hoevenberg track on a skeleton sled, according to state Olympic Regional ...

Local skiers take on state championships

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LAKE PLACID — Four local Nordic skiers placed inside the top 10 of their respective races Monday, Feb. 26 at the first day of the NYSPHSAA Skiing Championship at the Mount Van Hoevenberg. Lake Placid’s Aidan Fay led the way with a sixth place finish in a field of 47 skiers. Fay ...

Bombers close out season in Chazy

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The Lake Placid girls basketball team closed out its season with a 51-23 loss to the Chazy Eagles on the road on Feb. 22 in the Section VII, Class D quarterfinal round. The top seeded Eagles jumped out to an early 15-3 lead in the first quarter and never looked back. Emma Howell and ...

Lake Placid’s Max Fey wins individual Nordic title

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LAKE PLACID — The Saranac Lake boys and girls Nordic ski teams captured the Section VII title on Thursday, Feb. 15 at Mount Van Hoevenberg — the site will also be used for the NYSPHSAA Skiing Championships on Feb. 26 and 27. On Tuesday, Feb. 13, the Section VII teams — Saranac ...