Owens Not Seeking Re-Election: A political shocker ---- the surprise announcement by Congressman Bill Owens that he will not seek re-election this year. How will this change this year’s race in the 21st district and the political landscape of the North Country? North Country Public Radio’s Brian Mann will join us for analysis. Watch our extended coverage online by clicking here.
Cuomo Tax Plan: North Country business leaders applaud the Governor’s tax relief plan it will help business and the economy of northern New York.
Alcoa Closing Massena East: Alcoa, one of the North Country’s largest employers, is closing down one the remaining two potlines at its east plant, leaving hundreds of jobs in limbo. Could it jeopardize the company’s planned 600-million dollar expansion in Massena?
Helping Families in Need: Our Jack LaDuke will tell us how the former owner of the landmark Hotel Saranac is donating the furnishings from the hotel to family champions in Tupper Lake, a non-profit group that assists families in need. To learn more visit familychampionsnc.org.