A scientist turned sawyer named Ollie Burgess turns trees into rustic building materials in the northern Adirondack township of St. Armand.more »
Patient, caregiver, loved one…if you have ever been affected by cancer “The Last Drip” is something you want to see. A stage IV ovarian cancer survivor reflects on her journey as she undergoes her last chemotherapy treatment. more »
Sep 30, 2015 3:35 PM Local Stories
The Fabric Of Friendship: Old Forge's Pointed Pine Quilters Join Hearts, Hands, And Fabric | CURIOUSLY ADIRONDACK
In Old Forge, on the Adirondack Mountains' wild and beautiful western side, the Pointed Pine Quilters have been getting together to make magic from fabric---and thread---since the midpoint of the twentieth century. more »
Nov 6, 2015 4:30 PM Arts & Culture
Woods, Rocks, And A View To Live For: Saint Regis Mountain In The Adirondacks | CURIOUSLY ADIRONDACK
Tucked here and there among the celebrated Adirondack forty-six high peaks, lesser mountains offer hikers bigger bangs for the energy required to climb them. more »
Oct 23, 2015 8:25 AM Outdoors
Most of us have heard William Faulkner's famous line about the past not being dead. His wisdom is nowhere more apparent than in the Adirondack Mountain village of Saranac Lake. more »
Oct 21, 2015 10:17 AM Arts & Culture
All Roads Lead To Bloomingdale: 19th Century Crossroads Village Blooms Anew In The 21st Century | CURIOUSLY ADIRONDACK
If Thornton Wilder had looked a little farther west, he might have set his Pulitzer Prize-winning play "Our Town" not in Grover's Corners, New Hampshire but in the Adirondack Mountain village of Bloomingdale. more »
Aug 28, 2015 3:08 PM Arts & Culture
There are spelling bees. There are trivia contests. There are athletic games and lumberjack competitions. But have you ever seen and heard a moose-calling contest? more »
Sep 10, 2015 7:46 AM Outdoors
Meet Norman Briggs. Learn about his life journey living in the Adirondacks and his special connection to High Peaks Hospice. more »
14-year-old video journalist Colton Clement reports from the Snowball 2015 Wild Kratts PBSKIDS! event at Mountain Lake PBS in Plattsburgh, NY. All who attended had a great time but don’t take our word for it. The kids in this video say it best! more »
Mar 13, 2015 5:29 PM Arts & Culture
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 Local Stories
It is often said that our parents inspire us to do great things. This might be an understatement when it comes to 6-year-old drumming extraordinaire Avery Molek. more »
Announcing Season 2 of our 8-episode web series exploring the weird, wild, and wondrous world of the Adirondacks. Watch and share this Season 1 highlight reel as we gear up for another round of Adirondack inspired adventures! more »
Apr 24, 2015 2:48 PM Outdoors
SARANAC LAKE - High Peaks Hospice and Palliative Care raised more than $35,000 during its 23rd annual Radio Day telethon on Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015. more »
Jun 4, 2015 12:05 PM Arts & Culture
In the Adirondack Mountains of northern New York, the most fearsome menace is...THE BLACKFLY! How are they in your neck of the woods? Do you have a special remedy to keep them at bay? Let us know... more »
According to The Oxford Dictionary ‘community’ is defined as “a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common.” more »
May 15, 2015 2:02 PM Arts & Culture
Check out 10 looping videos from the loopy folks who try their luck at pond skimming on Titus Mountain. more »
Mar 25, 2015 9:25 AM Outdoors
Get an inside look at how a family friendly ski center in upstate NY brings communities together. It's Titus Mountain Madness! more »
Brit Floyd's Bobby Harrison talks about all things Pink Floyd, life on the road, meeting the fans, and more in this Borderless North podcast exclusive from Mountain Lake PBS. more »
Jan 9, 2015 11:46 AM Arts & Culture
Our From 9 to 90: Conversations with Gram mini-documentary was recently featured on the popular blog Ga Ga Sisterhood, a social network for enthusiastic, creative, caring women who indulge in the joy of being grandmothers. more »
Aug 26, 2014 1:25 PM Arts & Culture
Pond skimming is always a highlight at the annual Titus Mountain Madness event in upstate NY. Check out some of the highly entertaining action! A great (mostly wet!) time was had by all! more »
Ahead of his Saturday, May 17th, 2014 performance at the spectacular Rialto Theatre in Montreal, award winning tribute artist Steve Michaels sat down to talk about his passion for all things Elvis in this Borderless North FaceTime exclusive. more »
Jan 8, 2015 2:46 PM Arts & Culture
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Ninety-year-young lifelong Adirondack woman Mary Brockway Dufort Bomyea and her nine-year-old great-granddaughter Lennon Kathleen Clement discover that it isn’t just the children who learn from talking with their grandparents.
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Paul Willcott - Featured Adirondack Blogger
GEEZERBLOCKHEAD.COM - Paul Willcott is a lapsed Texan with four degrees from the University of Texas, including a Ph.D. in foreign language education and a law degree. He is an experienced magazine writer, editor and publisher, newspaper columnist, and scholar. His blog often focuses on the Adirondack Village of Saranac Lake and Franklin Manor, a former monastery/tuberculosis sanatorium, where he and his wife, Ann, currently reside.
Exploring The Adirondacks with Colton Clement
Follow Mountain Lake Moves ambassador Colton Clement around the Adirondacks and learn some things along the way!
Exclusive Concert Photos!
Thanks to all who have made a donation to MLPBS in exchange for tickets to our live events. Your continued support allows us to bring more great concerts to our viewers.
- Gino Vannelli in Montreal (4-18-15)
- Joe Bonamassa in Montreal (4-9-15)
- Brit Floyd in Montreal (4-7-15)
- Celtic Woman in Montreal (3-26-15)
- Joe Bonamassa in Quebec City (5-20-14)
- ELVIS Comeback to '68 Tribute in Montreal - May 17th, 2014
- Brit Floyd in Canada - April 11 and 12, 2014
- Straight No Chaser in Montreal - December 5, 2013
- The Tenors in Montreal - November 23, 2013
- Josh Groban in Montreal - October 27, 2013
- Celtic Thunder in Burlington - September 30, 2013
- Il Volo in Montreal - September 8, 2013
- Joe Bonamassa in Montreal - May 8, 2013
- Chris Isaak in Montreal - October 30, 2012
- Video Games Live in Montreal - October 26, 2012
Exploring the wild, weird, and wondrous Adirondack Mountains and the people who call them home.
- The Adirondack Mountain Village of Saranac Lake Remembers Its Curative Past
- Catch Our Drift: Why Adirondackers Love Winter, Sort Of
- Fifty Beds, Two Lakes, And An Otter: Bartlett's Hotel In Its Heyday, 1854-1894
- Intervale Lowlands: Biologist Larry Master Re-Wilds 135 Acres Near Lake Placid
- What Does The Moose Say?
- Adirondack Exercise Club
- Dirt, Food, and Friends: Fledging Crow Farm Celebrates The Harvest
- Asleep Beneath The Sod: Saranac Lake's Historic Pine Ridge Cemetery
- Slimed! Adirondack Kids Love Amphibians!
My work with Interactive Journalist Sophie Blackburn!
A collection of productions featuring the always vibrant Sophie Blackburn. It's a true pleasure working with her any chance I get! Photo courtesy of Laura Carbone. L to R: Sophie Blackburn, Blues singer Alexis P. Suter, Josh Clement.