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Associated Press, Edward R. Murrow award winner and Emmy-nominated Host Thom Hallock brings over 25 years of journalism excellence and in-depth knowledge of the North Country region to Mountain Lake PBS' news and public affairs coverage. Thom is the producer and anchor of the weekly program Mountain Lake Journal.

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

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 (Business Edition) - August 7, 2015

Businesses plan to learn to speak French in hopes of appealing to visitors from Quebec. New wind and solar farms are on the drawing board for the Northern Tier and state-owned ski resorts in NY. Retailer L.L. Bean is planning to open. more »

Aug 7, 2015 8:30 PM Business & Innovation

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

Business Edition August 7, 2015 [Extended Roundtable]

Colin Read and Jay Bryan talk about how the sluggish economy may have a big impact on Canada's Federal Election in October. The campaign season kicked-off this week. more »

Aug 7, 2015 2:51 PM Business & Innovation

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

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

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

Curiously Adirondack Producers Discuss Season 2 of Popular Digital Series

Curiously Adirondack: On a special 4th of July edition of Mountain Lake Journal we explore the history and natural wonders of the Adirondacks. more »

Jun 26, 2015 4:22 PM Local Stories

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 Youth Ambassador Exchange brings Canadian students to US to promote cross-border friendship and understanding

The Center for the Study of Canada is looking for families to host the 17 Canadian high school students, ages 15-17, and three adult educators who will be on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus July 22-Aug 3. more »

Jun 19, 2015 1:58 PM Local Stories

Manhunt widens as State Police have report over 1,500 leads, with no confirmed sightings

The manhunt widens for the convicted murderers who broke out of Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York. State Police say they have received more than 15-hundred leads, although as of Friday, there have still been no confirmed sighting more »

Jun 19, 2015 1:54 PM News

Prosecutor Andrew Wylie on the manhunt and arrest of Joyce Mitchell

Prosecutor Andrew Wylie discusses the manhunt and the arrest of prison worker Joyce Mitchell, who is accused of smuggling tools into the prison to help the convicted killers escape. more »

Jun 19, 2015 1:49 PM News