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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.

SPECIAL EDITION: Mountain Lake Journal - New Face of Heroin

This week, we look at how local communities, facing a spike in crime, and a serious public health crisis, are fighting back against the heroin crisis, on a special edition of Mountain Lake Journal. more »

Jun 27, 2014 3:50 PM , News

Mountain Lake Journal - April 24, 2015

Destination Cuba, Manufacturing Universities, Skills Gap, Presidential Politics, Raising Concerns Over Oil Trains, Power Project, Facing The Storm, Locks For Luge, Message Delivered, Women of '69 Unboxed more »

Apr 24, 2015 2:50 PM News

Former New York Governor George Pataki Considering Presidential Run

Former New York Governor George Pataki says he’s seriously considering jumping into the race for the President joining a growing field of candidates seeking the GOP nomination. more »

Apr 24, 2015 1:34 PM News

Documentary Features Upstate New York Women’s College Class of '69 - Extended Roundtable

A class at an Upstate New York Women’s College that lived through some of the most turbulent times in America’s history looks back at those times, and their lives, as they now turn 65. more »

Apr 24, 2015 1:05 PM Arts & Culture

Mountain Lake Journal - April 17, 2015

Opting Out, Church Fire, Congresswoman Stefanik On Trains/Olympic Bid, Severe Weather Storm, New Lease On Life, Sugar Finds New Home more »

Apr 20, 2015 2:22 PM News

How Can NY Better Prepare For Increase in Severe Weather? [Extended Roundtable]

How do regions across NY better prepare for the increase in major storms and sever weather? Experts Chris Thorncroft, Bob Bullock and Keith Tyo join us in this weeks Extended Roundtable. Free Severe Weather Forum @ SUNY Plattsburgh April 23 at 9:30am more »

Apr 17, 2015 12:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Mountain Lake Journal - April 10, 2015

Amazing Migration, Rabies Outbreak, Underground Hydro-Power Project, Play Ball, Living The Miracle, Bottle Drive, Tibetan Festival, Evening of Healing more »

Apr 13, 2015 10:46 AM News

An Evening of Healing: Stories of Strength

Survivors who have battled cancer or addiction, or suffered a loss in their life, will be sharing their stories of strength at the second Evening of Healing next Tuesday, April 14th, 6-7:30pm at the Newman Center at 90 Broad St. in Plattsburgh. more »

Apr 10, 2015 8:30 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Underground hydro-power in an abandoned iron mine

Developers share details of their multi-million dollar plan to generate hydro-power in an abandoned iron mine in Essex County. The project would hire as many as 200 workers for the construction phase, and then up to 15 permanent full-time jobs. more »

Apr 10, 2015 3:45 PM News

Amazing Migration: Blackpoll Warbler

New technology is allowing researchers to track the incredible 1,700-mile non-stop migration of Blackpoll Warblers over the Atlantic Ocean from their home in the Adirondacks and Eastern Canada to South America. more »

Apr 10, 2015 3:37 PM Outdoors

Mountain Lake Journal (Business Edition) - April 3, 2015

Cross-Border Agreement, Budget Deal, Third Olympic Bid, Hotel Project Clears Hurdle, Major Retailer Eyes Tri-Lakes, Egg Farms Rebuilding, Unfair Trade, No Change For Dollar, Roundtable Discussion more »

Apr 6, 2015 9:55 AM , Business & Innovation

Mountain Lake Journal - April 3, 2015

End Of An Era, Budget Deal, Logger Shortage, New Use For Old Mines, Lost Ski Areas, Making Tracks more »

Apr 6, 2015 9:38 AM Mountain Lake Journal

LOST SKI AREAS: Jeremy Davis extended Rountable

A ski buff, turned author, has spent several years documenting closed ski areas in the Adirondacks that are vanishing into the landscape. more »

Apr 3, 2015 3:56 PM Local Stories

End of an Era in Lake Placid

The Howard Johnson’s Restaurant in Lake Placid, New York, owned by the Butler family for 58 years, closed its doors this week. The owners of another local restaurant plan to relocate to the site and open a new restaurant. more »

Apr 3, 2015 3:53 PM News

Mountain Lake Journal - March 27, 2015

Commitment Renewed, Budget Deadline, Rebuilding, Unfair Trade, Back To Back, Surprising Discovery, Wild Nature, Boy's Dream Comes True more »

Mar 30, 2015 10:49 AM , News

Max Moore Memorial Tree House Breaks Ground - Extended Roundtable

A little boy’s dream to be able to play in a tree house even though he uses a wheelchair is about to become to become a reality. more »

Mar 30, 2015 10:48 AM Arts & Culture

Mountain Lake Journal - March 20, 2015

Cross-border Deal, Hotel Clears Hurdle, Flood Danger, Drug Ring Busted, Pilot With A Heart, Bilingual Children, Get Ready To Learn more »

Mar 25, 2015 9:24 AM , News

Pilot With a Heart

We meet pilot D.J. O’Neill, a dentist from Saranac Lake, who volunteers his time and plane to fly rescue missions to help shelter dogs find new homes. more »

Mar 25, 2015 9:23 AM Local Stories

Vision2Action To Host 'Get Ready to Learn' Event On March 21st

Vision2Action will host a Get Ready to Learn event March 21st from 10am-12noon at Clinton Community College to provide information to parents on the importance of getting kids ready to learn before they begin school. more »

Mar 16, 2015 4:07 PM Business & Innovation

Mountain Lake Journal - March 13, 2015

Olympic Bid, Budget Battle, Pay Raise, Transportation Funding, Anti-fracking Movement, Military Planes Fill Skies Over Plattsburgh, Big Change Roundup, Blowing In The Wind, Farm Fresh, Vision2Action, League Of Women Voters Of The North Country more »

Mar 16, 2015 2:55 PM , News

League Of Women Voters Of The North Country

We meet some of the volunteers in the North Country working to inspire a new generation of voters and political leaders. more »

Mar 16, 2015 2:51 PM News