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Lake Placid, NY

Jack Laduke attended a concert which gave the public a preview of an opera in the works. The Adirondack Folk Opera will focus on a farm colony near Lake Placid dedicated to giving free African Americans the right to vote, before the Civil War. more »

May 27, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Will professional baseball return to Montreal? The possibility of a cross-border Winter Olympic bid! All this and more on Mountain Lake Journal: Airs Friday April 8th at 8:00 and Saturday April 7th at 7:30. more »

Apr 5, 2016 5:13 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Rail or Trail? The debate over removal of a train line in the Adirondacks. Plus, Plattsburgh has a new holiday tradition, Eat Smart and a new documentary about the "Arts in Exile." more »

Dec 14, 2015 12:08 PM Mountain Lake Journal

This week on Mountain Lake Journal: efforts by citizens to stop the planned removal of a historic rail link between Lake Placid and Tupper Lake. Airs Friday, December 11th at 8:00 pm. more »

Dec 8, 2015 11:27 AM Mountain Lake Journal

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

Jul 20, 2015 12:00 AM Outdoors

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

Jul 15, 2015 10:02 AM Outdoors

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

RELIVING THE MIRACLE, DRIVER SHORTAGE, MEDICAL MARIJUANA, MILLION CAN DRIVE, NEW LEASE ON LIFE, SPECIAL DINNER GUEST, STODDARD EXHIBIT. more »

Feb 27, 2015 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

For the first time since winning their gold medals at the 1980 Winter Games, the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team reunited in Lake Placid to remember the “miracle on ice” victory over the Russians that many call the greatest moment in sports history. more »

Feb 27, 2015 1:44 PM News

ASSEMBLY ELECTS NEW SPEAKER, ETHICS REFORM, QUEBEC INDEPENDENCE, GROWING INTEREST, FARMERS GET MILK MONEY, QUILT PROJECT, TORCH LIGHTING, TAX HELP, A YANK IN LIBYA, LESSONS LEARNED ON THE FARM more »

Feb 6, 2015 8:00 PM News

Winter Wonderland Lake Placid and surrounding cities part two: visiting with kids and seniors

Last month I drove from Montreal to celebrate the holidays at scenic Lake Placid. A wonderful destination is worth revisiting a second time. Here are some of my more family oriented activities in the surrounding towns of Wilmington and Tupper Lake. more »

Jan 29, 2015 12:20 AM , Gen's Delights 1 Comments

Twelve years in the making—with the principal members of the cast returning year after year to film a later part of the story in roughly chronological order—Boyhood is a groundbreaking coming-of-age movie as seen through the eyes of a child more »

Jan 9, 2015 11:56 AM Local Stories

Winter wonderland in Lake Placid: Holiday Village Stroll & Downton Abbey Holiday Gala.

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Winter wonderland in Lake Placid: Holiday Village Stroll & Downton Abbey Holiday Gala.

From December 12-14,The Village of Lake Placid transformed into a winter wonderland complete with numerous activities for everyone all weekend long ! Come discover the magic of winter at Lake Placid more »

Dec 20, 2014 3:38 PM , Gen's Delights 4 Comments

The Holiday Gala Inspired by Downton Abbey in Lake Placid on December 13th, 2014 gathered together fans of Mountain Lake PBS and Downton Abbey alike for a beautiful evening! more »

Dec 17, 2014 4:49 PM Support

Dazzling new film is the November pick for the Lake Placid Film Forum’s monthly screening series at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts. more »

Nov 4, 2014 3:47 PM Arts & Culture

In 2009, biologist Larry Master and his wife, Nancy, bought 135 acres of woods, fields, flowing water, and floodplain near Lake Placid in the Adirondack Mountains. Their mission: to make the property sing with songbirds, to convert its mowed fields more »

Oct 31, 2014 2:59 PM , Outdoors

Mountain Lake PBS is pleased to announce a Holiday Gala Inspired by Downton Abbey on December 13th, 2014. Join Mountain Lake PBS in Celebration as the Premiere of Season 5 of the Acclaimed Series Approaches. more »

Sep 24, 2014 10:06 PM Press Releases

The Simpler Life: Our Jack LaDuke introduces us to a family in Lake Placid that lives in a yurt. more »

Jul 31, 2014 4:14 PM Arts & Culture

Just in time for the Sochi games, we give you an all access pass into the winter Olympic spirit of Lake Placid, NY. Rich in history, this little Adirondack village has played host to some of the biggest events and moments in Olympic history. more »

Feb 7, 2014 2:20 PM Outdoors

Our Jack LaDuke has the story of a new exhibit at the Lake Placid Olympic Museum dedicated to Sonja Henie, an Olympic legend who was the first superstar of figure skating. more »

Jan 10, 2014 2:02 PM Arts & Culture