Prison Rally: Hundreds of corrections officers, including several from the North Country, rally at the Capitol calling on the Governor to reverse his decision to close four state prisons. One of the prisons targeted to close is Chateaugay Correctional in Chateaugay, which employs 111 workers and pumps more than 5-million dollars into the economy of Northern Franklin County.
CP Rail Addresses Safety Concerns Over Oil Trains: County Lawmakers, First Responders, and residents raise safety concerns with the rail company moving millions of gallons of crude oil across the border, and through several communities in the North Country.
Adirondack Adventure: Governor Cuomo leads downstate Legislators on an Adirondack adventure to Lake Placid, visiting several of the Olympic facilities that lawmakers allocate funding for every year.
Common Core: A special panel chosen by the Governor releases recommendations to fix issues with the rollout of the new Common Core learning standards.
Spectacular Sight: We’ll meet a photographer who captured the breathtaking image of a fireball streaking across the night sky. Visit Photographer Ethan Rogati’s website by clicking here.
On the Road Again: Mountain Lake PBS Senior Producer Derek Muirden is back out on the road and revving up for an all new season of Roadside Adventures premiering Thursday March 20th at 8pm. Watch our extended interview with Derek here by clicking here.
Equipping Athletes: Jack LaDuke will introduce us to an Adirondack company that’s helping disabled athletes compete on the ice, and the world stage.