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Derek Muirden

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Derek Muirden , Senior Producer Emeritus at MLPBS is a 25 Year veteran Videographer, Writer, Director, And Host of a variety of Award Winning Program series including Roadside Adventures, Roadside Recipes, People Near Here! Mountain Lake Journal EXTRA, Borderless North, as well the national productions "Reach For The Sky" and "A Castle in Every Heart: The Arto Monaco Story."  Derek began producing films and videos in1959.

Mountain Lake Journal - March 27, 2015

Commitment Renewed, Budget Deadline, Rebuilding, Unfair Trade, Back To Back, Surprising Discovery, Wild Nature, Boy's Dream Comes True more »

Mar 30, 2015 10:49 AM , News

Hyde Collection Museum Showing Adirondack Museum Paintings/Photos

An amazing collection of some of the most famous paintings and photographs from the collection of the Adirondack Museum are on display at The Hyde Collection Museum in Glens Falls, NY through April 12th. more »

Mar 30, 2015 9:39 AM Arts & Culture

Mountain Lake Journal - March 13, 2015

Olympic Bid, Budget Battle, Pay Raise, Transportation Funding, Anti-fracking Movement, Military Planes Fill Skies Over Plattsburgh, Big Change Roundup, Blowing In The Wind, Farm Fresh, Vision2Action, League Of Women Voters Of The North Country more »

Mar 16, 2015 2:55 PM , News

Farm Fresh

With the summer growing season on the way, our Derek Muirden meets up with Amy Ivy from Cornell Cooperative Extension and samples some of the bounty at a yearly show that gives gardeners and foodies a taste of what's to come. more »

Mar 16, 2015 2:22 PM Business & Innovation

Mountain Lake Journal - December 19, 2014

Appeal Rejected, Hydrofracking Ban, Winning Bids, Wreaths Across America, Piecing Together History, Girly Thoughts more »

Dec 19, 2014 2:07 PM , , News

Wreaths Across America

Volunteers place wreaths on the graves of veterans at the Old Post Cemetery in Plattsburgh. more »

Dec 19, 2014 1:56 PM Arts & Culture

Adirondack RIP III | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

The first grave of the unknown and other final resting places of the young and the brave of early America. more »

Nov 26, 2014 4:40 PM Local Stories

Champlain Valley Transportation Museum | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

A tour of a museum that celebrates many modes of transportation from hand made automobiles. more »

Nov 21, 2014 2:35 PM Local Stories

Blue Collar Bistro & Latitude 44 | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

A visit to the Blue Collar Bistro & Latitude 44. more »

Nov 21, 2014 2:34 PM Local Stories 1 Comments

Mountain Lake Journal - November 14, 2014

A Veterans group is no longer looking at the historic Old Stone Barracks as a shelter to house homeless Vets. St. Joseph’s, a renowned drug and alcohol treatment center in Saranac Lake, New York is expanding. more »

Nov 14, 2014 2:14 PM , , Mountain Lake Journal

Adirondack Railroads: Big & Little | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

A visit to one of the most complete model railroad attractions in the North East and a ride on the vintage Adirondack Railway. more »

Nov 14, 2014 1:57 PM Local Stories

Wilmington Wildlife Refuge/Saint James Hotel | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

A visit to the Wilmington Wildlife Refuge, and the Saint James Hotel. more »

Nov 14, 2014 1:52 PM Local Stories

Old Post Cemetary

Historic Grounds: A local military cemetery holds a fascinating secret that is hiding in plain sight. Christmas wreaths will be laid at all of the graves in the Old Post Cemetery on December 13th at 12 noon. more »

Nov 14, 2014 1:42 PM Local Stories

Landmark Lighthouse Undergoes Major Restoration

Derek Muirden shows us how historic Bluff Point Lighthouse on Valcour Island is getting a major facelift. more »

Nov 7, 2014 8:57 AM Business & Innovation

Mountain Lake Journal - October 17, 2014

Cuomo Book, Candidates Debate, Healing Therapy, Bluff Point Lighthouse, Gibson Brothers more »

Oct 17, 2014 4:34 PM , , News

Landmark Undergoes Major Restoration

Derek Muirden shows us how historic Bluff Point Lighthouse on Valcour Island is getting a major facelift. more »

Oct 17, 2014 3:39 PM News

Summer on Whiteface | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

The legendary winter sports mountains is also one of the most interesting summer destinations. more »

Oct 16, 2014 12:00 AM Outdoors

Hand Made Carousels | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

A ride on two hand crafted carousels. One tells the history of NY State and the other celebrates the diversity of wildlife in the Adirondacks. more »

Oct 9, 2014 12:00 AM Arts & Culture

Sally Smith: The Fairy Queen | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

A visit to a remarkably talented environmental artist who uses nature as her canvas. more »

Oct 3, 2014 1:33 PM Arts & Culture

Winter at The Wild Center | Roadside Adventures

A popular tourist destination in the summer proves to be just as fascinating and interactive on a mid-winter visit. more »

Sep 25, 2014 12:11 PM Outdoors