FIREFIGHTER-IN-TRAINING SAVES TODDLER: Keegan Eick, a 15-year old from Dannemora training to be a first responder, is being called a hero for saving the life of his young niece. Watch story by clicking here.
SENATOR LITTLE TO INTRODUCE RECALL LEGISLATION: A deadly crash involving a car since recalled by General Motors is behind a crusade by the young driver’s mother to expand recall notices for used vehicles. North Country Senator Betty Little will introduce legislation in Albany this session to require car dealers and any garage doing auto inspections to provide customers with recall information. Watch our report on Cherie Sharkey’s efforts to expand recall information by clicking here.
FIRST WEEK ON THE JOB: The North Country’s new Representative, Elise Stefanik, attends a swearing in ceremony in Plattsburgh and talks about her first week in Congress and one of her first major votes to move ahead with construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.
LAKE CITY MARINA: The city of Plattsburgh is moving ahead with plans to develop a new marina on Lake Champlain.
LOCAL CONNECTION TO FAMOUS CHRISTMAS CAROL: Jack LaDuke tells us how a young priest from Plattsburgh wrote one of the most famous Christmas hymns of all time. Watch Jack’s story by clicking here.
SUMMER SCHOOL: High school students who shine in the arts hope to get the chance to attend what may be a life-changing experience at the New York State Summer School of the Arts where they spend several weeks studying music, dance, theater, and the media arts. Watch Paul Larson’s story here: To learn more about NYSSSA auditions visit oce.nysed.gov/nysssa.