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Battle of Plattsburgh Weekend

The City of Plattsburgh gears up for its signature event, the Battle of Plattsburgh Commemoration September 10-13. Sandra Geddes, Promotions and Special Events Coordinator for the City, joins us to talk about this year's event. more »

Aug 28, 2015 2:28 PM News

Walk on the wild side

The Wild Center's new Wild Walk attraction in the Adirondacks has attendance soaring to record highs. more »

Aug 28, 2015 2:26 PM Outdoors

Local photographer witnesses new beginnings in Cuba [Extended Roundtable]

With thawing relations between the U.S. and Cuba, we talked with local photographer Penny Clute, who visited Cuba recently and was a witness to the beginning of this new chapter in history. more »

Aug 25, 2015 1:28 PM Arts & Culture

Mountain Lake Journal - August 7, 2015

The 55-million dollar expansion at the airport in Plattsburgh is taking shape. New York chooses sites to grow and sell medical marijuana. Assemblywoman Janet Duprey questions the plea deal given to Joyce Mitchell. more »

Aug 7, 2015 8:00 PM News

Inside the Manhunt

State Police Commander Charles Guess discusses the 3-week manhunt for the escaped inmates. more »

Aug 7, 2015 2:53 PM News

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 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