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Tourists may visit the boyhood home of Almanzo Wilder, famous as the "Farmer Boy" in Laura Ingalls Wilder's "Little House" series. Produced by Paul Larson. Videography and editing by Ben Carstens of WFFF Local 44. more »

Aug 19, 2016 8:00 PM Adirondack Journeys

Thom Hallock interviews documentary film maker Martha Wheelock about her film "Inez Milholland: Forward Into Light" about suffrage movement icon Inez Milholland. more »

Aug 19, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

A century after her death, Inez Milholland, who was a driving force behind the Suffrage Movement, is being honored by her family's hometown in the Adirondacks. The library in Lewis, New York, is planning a display to share the story of Milholland. more »

Aug 19, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

This week we visit the Almanzo Wilder Farm boyhood home of Almanzo Wilder the basis of his wife Laura Ingalls Wilder's book "Farmer Boy" near Malone, New York. We interview Martha Wheelock about her new documentary about an Adirondack suffragette. more »

Aug 18, 2016 3:31 PM Mountain Lake Journal

With the Summer Games in full swing in Rio, we look back 40 years to the summer of 1976 when Montreal hosted the world. President Ford addressed the U.S. Olympic Team that spent a week training in Plattsburgh on the SUNY campus. more »

Aug 12, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Jack LaDuke shares the story of a Paul Smith's College Professor who is undertaking an amazing challenge, a marathon hike up all 46 of the Adirondack High Peaks in just 8 days to raise money. more »

Aug 12, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

The Strand Center for the Arts presents "The Dark Show,” a partnership of three artists: Dan de Moura, Jim "Windsop" Newman, and Louise Patinelli. more »

Aug 12, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Watch segments of the performance by the Montreal Symphony Orchestra on August 10th at an outdoor concert at Olympic Park to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal. more »

Aug 12, 2016 7:59 PM Mountain Lake Journal

This week, Olympic Memories: Montreal celebrates playing host to the world. We’ll talk with two of the local all-stars who went up against the Olympians on the court including a young player who would become one of the greatest coaches. more »

Aug 11, 2016 2:55 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Is there a disconnect between academia and the working world? On August 5th, Mountain Lake PBS will bring together a panel of representatives from area colleges and businesses to tackle the question, "What do employers want?" more »

Aug 5, 2016 8:05 PM Mountain Lake Journal 1 Comments

College vs Job Training: What do employers want? Every year, thousands of college graduates look to join the workforce. But are they prepared? Many employers say there is a workforce "skills gap" & have trouble finding qualified workers. more »

Aug 5, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Jack LaDuke profiles some of the many unsung heroes of the Ironman Triathlon, the 100-plus lifeguards who watch over the thousands of athletes during the swimming competition in Mirror Lake. more »

Jul 29, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

New York State and volunteers who have helped restore the Bluff Point Lighthouse on Valcour Island celebrated the completion of the 3-year project to renovate the lighthouse on Lake Champlain. more »

Jul 29, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Equine therapy is helping servicemen and women who are trying to adjust to life back home after serving in Iraq & Afghanistan. Finding and connecting with the right support and services can be overwhelming. more »

Jul 29, 2016 8:00 PM Veterans Coming Home

Watch Thom Hallock's interview with Valerie Ainsworth on Homeward Bound Adirondacks services for veterans and the organization's efforts to buy Camp Bedford, a boy scout camp in Malone, NY, with the hope of turning it into a year-round retreat. more »

Jul 29, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

3 police officers in Lake Placid, NY are being honored for their quick-thinking and heroics. They rushed to the aid of a man who had collapsed outside a village market. Luckily, the officers now carry defibrillators in their police cars. more »

Jul 22, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

A growing number of nutritionists and health experts are re-thinking the advice we’ve been hearing for years to eat a low-fat diet. We’ll talk with Sally Fallon Morell, an author & activist who says we’ve been fed some bad advice. more »

Jul 22, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Paul Larson takes us to one of the most spectacular attractions in the Adirondacks, High Falls Gorge in Wilmington, New York. Visitors can experience the wonder of breathtaking waterfalls that have carved their way through the Adirondack Mountains. more »

Jul 22, 2016 8:00 PM Adirondack Journeys

For many in the Adirondacks, the bullhead was the first fish, the one that gave the first sweet taste of fishing and its gastronomic and spiritual rewards. more »

Jul 18, 2016 1:32 PM Curiously Adirondack

A garden of sculptures is in full bloom at SUNY Plattsburgh. Paul Larson will take us to a museum, without walls, on this week’s Adirondack Journeys. more »

Jul 15, 2016 12:00 PM Adirondack Journeys

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

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