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The City of Montreal is beginning the celebration of its 375th birthday and we are marking the occasion by broadcasting a 5-part documentary that tells the history of Montreal and the settlers who sailed the St. Lawrence River and founded Montreal. more

Dec 2, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

In the 1960s, die cast model cars were a craze that caught on with boys of all ages. Our Derek Muirden has the story of a local enthusiast with one of the most extensive collections of die casts to be found in the North Country. more

Dec 2, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

This year’s thrilling win for the Chicago Cubs winning their first series title in more than a century. It brought back lots of memories another classic world series when a local pitcher led the Brooklyn Dodgers to victory over the New York Yankees. more

Dec 2, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Sweeping new federal rules will allow tens of thousands of salaried workers across Northern New York to begin collecting overtime pay. more

Nov 21, 2016 2:57 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Local manufacturers, business leaders, and community members gather to recognize the efforts of Clinton Community College and other educators to train the workforce of the 21st century to help turn this region into a manufacturing hub. more

Nov 11, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

A local theatre company in the Adirondacks is looking for a new home. Our Jack LaDuke tell us how the Pendragon Theatre has set its sights on a location in downtown Saranac Lake. Learn more: www.pendragontheatre.org more

Nov 11, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

he long and contentious campaign season came to an end this week with Donald Trump's stunning victory in the Presidential Election. This week we talk with two of the journalists who covered the races here in the North Country. more

Nov 11, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

It is becoming a November tradition in Plattsburgh, the historic Strand Theatre has become the place to celebrate cinema. The third annual Lake Champlain International Film Festival has screenings this year honoring the achievements of women in film more

Nov 11, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Before voting this Election Day watch the candidates from the North Country go head-to-head on some of the major issues of the 2016 campaign. more

Nov 4, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

The North Country’s Regional Economic Development Council has been in Albany this week for another round of competition for hundreds of millions of dollars in state money. Among the projects on the list this year is a new hotel proposed for downtown more

Nov 4, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

HEP C CLINIC: Thousands of Vietnam-era Veterans are at risk for having Hepatitis C, a potentially deadly liver disease. In this week's Cover Story, we talk with a retired marine who is getting national recognition for his efforts to help fellow vets more

Oct 28, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

The real-life history behind this Broadway phenomenon. This past week PBS kicked off its new fall season of Great Performances with a look at the story behind the hit Broadway musical, Hamilton. more

Oct 28, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

A historic building from Plattsburgh's military past gets a new lease on life. Derek Muirden shares the story of the Old Stone Barracks, a landmark on the former Army & Air Force Base in Plattsburgh, New York, that has been restored. more

Oct 28, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Check out whats happening in Montreal! Great ideas for things to do. more

Oct 28, 2016 3:13 PM Dans La Metropole

PBS is kicking off its new fall season of Great Performances with a behind the scenes look at the story of the Broadway phenomenon, Hamilton. Hamilton’s America, will be broadcast at 9pm on Friday. more

Oct 21, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Activists address the needs of transgender people living in the North Country, including plans to open a pride center that would offer transgender people medical, legal, and mental health services and counseling. more

Oct 21, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

The holiday weekend brings thousands to the Adirondacks. Many conservationists are calling on the State to take steps to reduce the traffic on the trails leading to the summits of the High Peaks. more

Oct 14, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Our Jack Laduke reports on efforts to preserve and restore fire towers that dotted the Adirondack landscape a century ago. We also meet a craftsman who builds fire towers for modern day uses. more

Oct 14, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Even though they're controversial, a growing number of police departments across the nation are using body cameras. Most agree they can be a valuable tool, but the question for many departments is can they afford them? more

Sep 30, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Derek Muirden introduces us to Jon Porter, a boat captain who for a half century has guided a one-of-a-kind ferry across Lake Champlain. more

Sep 30, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

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

Veteran's Coming Home is a national project to bridge the military/civilian divide. MLPBS is proud to be a part of this effort.