Press Releases



Festival of Tibetan Arts and Culture Announced

Mountain Lake PBS is pleased to announce the launch of the Festival of Tibetan Arts & Culture of the Adirondack Coast. The Festival’s kick-off event,“Rhythms of Tibet From the Roof of the World”, is a performance of traditional dance and music. more »

Mar 19, 2015 3:09 PM Press Releases

Fort Ticonderoga President Beth Hill Named 2015 Distinguished Patriot

Beth L Hill, President and CEO of the Fort Ticonderoga Association, has been named the 2015 Distinguished Patriot by the Sons of the Revolution in the State of New York. more »

Mar 4, 2015 10:03 AM Press Releases

Fort Ticonderoga Launches New Graduate Fellowships

Fort Ticonderoga is launching the Edward W. Pell Graduate Fellowships for students seeking practical, hands-on internship experience at a historic site and museum with cutting-edge programs. more »

Feb 25, 2015 4:14 PM Press Releases

Ticonderoga Revitalization Alliance Announces Lance Clark and Nancy Archer as Co-Executive Directors

Their first order of business is to work with other related organizations and entities, including the Town of Ticonderoga government, to further prioritize the kinds of issues and actions where the Alliance can help. more »

Feb 25, 2015 4:04 PM Press Releases

THIS WEEKEND! Inaugural Fire And Ice Festival in Tupper Lake, NY

Built around the popular Fire & Ice Golf Tournament in Tupper Lake, the inaugural Fire & Ice Festival is going to be a showcase of all things fun that winter in the Adirondacks has to offer. more »

Feb 19, 2015 9:44 AM Press Releases

Saranac Lake, NY Artist Thanks Community For Portraiture Participation

FACE TO FACE - In 2014, over 180 people sat for Adirondack artist Diane Leifheit for a couple of hours each at Compass Printing Plus in Saranac Lake while she captured their face in pastel. The medium is referred to as portraiture. more »

Feb 9, 2015 2:49 PM Press Releases

PBS KIDS Writers Contest

Today, Mountain Lake PBS announced its annual PBS KIDS Writers Contest, designed to promote the advancement of children’s literacy skills through hands-on, active learning. more »

Feb 3, 2015 1:43 PM Press Releases

Erik Nycklemoe Named President & CEO of Mountain Lake PBS

Mountain Lake PBS is pleased to announce the appointment of Erik Nycklemoe as the new President & CEO of the station as of January 1, 2015. more »

Jan 21, 2015 2:55 PM Press Releases

Lake Placid Film Forum Screening 'BOYHOOD' This Weekend

Twelve years in the making—with the principal members of the cast returning year after year to film a later part of the story in roughly chronological order—Boyhood is a groundbreaking coming-of-age movie as seen through the eyes of a child more »

Jan 9, 2015 11:56 AM Press Releases

Mountain Lake PBS President And CEO Alice Recore To Retire At End Of 2014

Alice Recore, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mountain Lake PBS for the last 11 years, has decided to retire on December 31, 2014. more »

Dec 19, 2014 12:00 AM Press Releases

Mountain Lake PBS Joins The National #GIVINGTUESDAY Movement to Encourage Spending with a Purpose

MLPBS has joined #GivingTuesday, a first of its kind effort that will harness the collective power of a unique blend of charities, families, businesses and individuals to transform how people think about, talk about and participate in giving season. more »

Nov 26, 2014 3:42 PM Press Releases

Tickets to Downton Abbey Holiday Gala Still Available

Join in for the Holiday Gala Inspired by Downton Abbey being hosted by MLPBS on December 13, 2014. The evening begins with cocktails and hors d’ouevres, followed by a Downton Abbey inspired meal, and culminates in a screening of the first episode. more »

Nov 26, 2014 3:32 PM Press Releases

Adirondack Documentary Gets National Distribution

The story of an Adirondack woman’s life will get the chance to inspire the rest of the country, thanks to the distribution of a local documentary by a national television service. Local viewers may also wish to see the program for the first time. more »

Nov 7, 2014 8:02 PM Press Releases

New Documentary “On Home Ground” Premieres On The Air, Online, and in The Community

ON HOME GROUND, takes an intimate look into the lives of three veterans who returned home to the Adirondacks after deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan. It premieres with a community screening at the Stafford Theater on Sunday, November 9 at 6 PM. more »

Nov 4, 2014 1:36 AM Press Releases

Mountain Lake PBS Grabs Award for Community Engagement Innoation

The National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA)honored 20 of its members with 29 awards for their top - rated work. MLPBS won an award for Engagement Innovation for the Career Crosswalks initiative in the Community Engagement category. more »

Oct 23, 2014 7:12 PM Press Releases

Third and Final Broadcast Debate of Candidates for NY-21 Tuesday, October 21 in Watertown

The three candidates for the north country's seat in Congress will meet for their third and final broadcast debate at 7 PM Tuesday, October 21, in Watertown. more »

Oct 14, 2014 12:35 PM Press Releases

Mountain Lake PBS to host Holiday Gala in Lake Placid

Mountain Lake PBS is pleased to announce a Holiday Gala Inspired by Downton Abbey on December 13th, 2014. Join Mountain Lake PBS in Celebration as the Premiere of Season 5 of the Acclaimed Series Approaches. more »

Sep 24, 2014 10:06 PM Press Releases

New Documentary "ON HOME GROUND" Looks Online to Raise Funds Independently

Our new documentary takes an intimate look into the lives of three veterans who returned home to the Adirondacks after deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan, and asks the question, after all the sacrifice, when does home finally feel like home again? more »

Sep 24, 2014 9:53 PM Press Releases

Adirondack Carousel to Host a Screening of Roadside Adventures

The Adirondack Carousel will host a screening of the Mountain Lake PBS Roadside Adventures episode highlighting the New York State Carousels on Thursday, August 21st at 5 pm in Saranac Lake, NY. more »

Aug 8, 2014 1:04 PM Press Releases

Warren and Washington Counties Pass Resolutions Calling on Cable Operator to Carry Mountain Lake PBS

Warren and Washington County leaders issued resolutions at their respective County Board of Supervisor meetings asking for Time Warner Cable, and potential new cable operator Comcast, to include Mountain Lake PBS in future cable channel listings. more »

Jul 18, 2014 12:00 AM Press Releases