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Prisoners May Have Broken Into More Camps

Police re-tracing the escape route are discovering the prisoners may have broke into more camps, while on the run, than first thought. more »

Jul 24, 2015 3:37 PM News

State of the Lake with Bill Howland

The latest report card on the health of the Lake Champlain is out. The head of the Basin Program, Bill Howland, talks about the State of the Lake Report for 2015 and some of the environmental challenges facing Lake Champlain. more »

Jul 24, 2015 2:18 PM News

History-making Run

Not one, but two local teams make little league history advancing to the state championships for the first time. more »

Jul 24, 2015 2:15 PM Outdoors

Outdoors with an Adirondack Runner

Jan Wellford is one of the fastest known climbers of the traditional Adirondack 46 high peaks. more »

Jul 20, 2015 12:00 AM Outdoors

Music Camp Celebrates 100 Years in Adirondacks

Seagle Music Colony in Schroon Lake celebrates 100th summer of training some of the most talented opera singers in the country. more »

Jul 17, 2015 3:57 PM Arts & Culture

Bagpipe Maker

Jack LaDuke introduces us to a bagpipe maker in Vermont whose customized bagpipes are used by pipe bands across New York and Vermont including the Catamount Pipe Band that has won world recognition. more »

Jul 17, 2015 3:57 PM Arts & Culture

Outdoors with an Ironman Competitor

Caitlin Skufca has been competing at the Ironman Lake Placid triathlon for years. Find out why. more »

Jul 15, 2015 10:02 AM Outdoors

Mountain Lake Journal - June 26, 2015

Manhunt for Escaped Prisoners, Corrections Officer Arrested, Lyle Mitchell on Escape Plot, Solar Sprawl, History on Display, Charter Commission Put Questions on Ballot, Honor Flight, Canadian Youth Exchange more »

Jun 30, 2015 9:11 AM News

Manhunt for Escaped Prisoners

The manhunt for the two escaped killers who broke out of the prison in Dannemora on June 6th moves back to the Northern Adirondacks and to a hunting camp about 20 miles west of the prison where police believe the convicted killers were a week ago. more »

Jun 26, 2015 4:18 PM News

The Youth Ambassador Exchange brings Canadian students to US to promote cross-border friendship and understanding

The Center for the Study of Canada is looking for families to host the 17 Canadian high school students, ages 15-17, and three adult educators who will be on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus July 22-Aug 3. more »

Jun 19, 2015 1:58 PM Local Stories

Manhunt widens as State Police have report over 1,500 leads, with no confirmed sightings

The manhunt widens for the convicted murderers who broke out of Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York. State Police say they have received more than 15-hundred leads, although as of Friday, there have still been no confirmed sighting more »

Jun 19, 2015 1:54 PM News

Prosecutor Andrew Wylie on the manhunt and arrest of Joyce Mitchell

Prosecutor Andrew Wylie discusses the manhunt and the arrest of prison worker Joyce Mitchell, who is accused of smuggling tools into the prison to help the convicted killers escape. more »

Jun 19, 2015 1:49 PM News

Prison Break in Dannemora, New York

Prison Break: Week-long manhunt for convicted killers Richard Matt and David Sweat who escaped from Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York. more »

Jun 12, 2015 3:10 PM News

Bishop Terry LaValley Discusses Upcoming Pope Francis Visit to US - Extended Roundtable

As Catholics in the North Country prepare for a fall pilgrimage to see Pope Francis when he comes to the U.S. in September, Northern New York's Bishop Terry LaValley joins us to talk about the Pope's visit more »

Jun 12, 2015 3:08 PM Arts & Culture

The legacy of abolitionist John Brown

Derek Muirden takes us to the John Brown Farm in North Elba, New York for the yearly commemoration marking the life and legacy of abolitionist John Brown. more »

May 15, 2015 12:52 PM , Local Stories 1 Comments

Rediscovering how Lake Placid's winter sports tourism began

Jack LaDuke reports on the discovery of a century-old scrapbook that has historians rewriting the story of how Lake Placid started hosting international winter sports competitions. more »

May 15, 2015 12:52 PM , Local Stories