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A coalition of environmental groups is urging Governor Cuomo to protect the newly acquired Boreas Ponds Tract, as well as thousands of acres of other wild lands in the Adirondack Park. more »

Sep 23, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Wolves have been extinct in the Adirondacks for more than a century. Wildlife experts say what people are most likely seeing in the Adirondack Wilderness is a hybrid that's part wolf -- and part coyote. more »

Sep 23, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal 1 Comments

Members of the Adirondack Cycling Club recently took a 6-mile group bike ride to raise awareness on bicyclists accessing the 4-miles of bike paths that run through the City of Plattsburgh. Large group rides, called Slow Roll Rides, have caught on. more »

Sep 16, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

You can celebrate the life of a cherished member of the Adirondacks by visiting an art exhibit in Plattsburgh. Pine Harbour Assisted Living is displaying the works of a woman whose friends say found beauty in everything she did. more »

Sep 16, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

A team approach is being used to combat heroin and opioid abuse in Clinton County, New York, helping not only addicts, but families being torn apart by addiction. more »

Sep 16, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

The North Country Squares have been kicking up their heels and dosey-doeing for more than half a century. Every September, the Squares invite people to join them for free nights of square and round dancing at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. more »

Sep 9, 2016 4:08 PM Mountain Lake Journal

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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