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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 - November 21, 2014

Airport Expansion, State of Emergency, Pipeline Hearing, Wind Farm, Pot Growing Factory, Changes On Track, Spawning Salmon, Stowaway Kitty, Railroads on Parade, 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act more »

Nov 21, 2014 4:16 PM News

50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act [Extended Roundtable]

Bob Bullock with the Nelson Rockefeller Institute of Government and Dave Gibson with Adirondack Wild join us for this week’s roundtable discussion on the signing of a landmark piece of federal legislation inspired by New York’s Adirondack Park. more »

Nov 21, 2014 1:28 PM News 1 Comments

Mountain Lake Journal - November 14, 2014

A Veterans group is no longer looking at the historic Old Stone Barracks as a shelter to house homeless Vets. St. Joseph’s, a renowned drug and alcohol treatment center in Saranac Lake, New York is expanding. more »

Nov 14, 2014 2:14 PM , , Mountain Lake Journal

Divine Discontent: Charles Proteus Steinmetz Extended Roundtable

We talk with two north country filmmakers Paul Frederick, Bruce Carlin about their new documentary on Charles Steinmetz, a man who many call one of the greatest minds of the 20th century. more »

Nov 14, 2014 1:46 PM Local Stories

Mountain Lake Journal - November 7, 2014

Voters Make History, Cuomo Wins, Community Grieves, On Home Ground, Long Distance Forecasters more »

Nov 10, 2014 1:55 PM News

Mountain Lake Journal (Business Edition) - November 7, 2014

Oil & Gas Prices Fall, Prescreening Passengers, Road Work Taking A Toll, Lighthouse Restoration, Roundtable Discussion more »

Nov 7, 2014 9:01 AM , , Business & Innovation

MLJ Business Edition - November 7, 2014 - Extended Roundtable

Our business experts Jay Bryan and Colin Read join us to talk about falling oil and gas prices, prescreening passengers at the rail station in Montreal, the growing U.S. economy, the end of the Federal Reserve’s bond-buying program.​ more »

Nov 7, 2014 12:00 AM , , Business & Innovation

Mountain Lake Journal Preview - NY 21 Candidates Forum

Candidates running for the NY 21 Congressional District seat in Northern New York appear at a candidates forum hosted by the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce in Queensbury, NY.​ This Friday at 8pm. more »

Oct 28, 2014 8:14 AM News

Mountain Lake Journal - October 24, 2014

NY Gubernatorial Debate, Final TV Debate, Attack on Canada, IBM Getting Out of Chip Business, Life-Saving Surgery, Search for Champ, Mountain Lake PBS Documentary Goes National, Ebola in New York more »

Oct 27, 2014 2:23 PM News

Local Medical Experts Discuss Ebola - Extended Roundtable

With word late this week of the first Ebola case in New York City, are hospitals in our region ready to treat Ebola patients? Medical experts from CVPH, FAHC and the Clinton County Health Department join us for a roundtable discussion. more »

Oct 27, 2014 12:00 AM News

Mountain Lake Journal - October 17, 2014

Cuomo Book, Candidates Debate, Healing Therapy, Bluff Point Lighthouse, Gibson Brothers more »

Oct 17, 2014 4:34 PM , , News

Amazing Duo | Eric Gibson Extended Roundtable

The Gibson Brothers take the stage in Minnesota for a performance heard across the nation on Garrison Keillor’s “A Prairie Home Companion” radio program. They will also perform on Bluegrass Underground next week on Mountain Lake PBS. more »

Oct 17, 2014 3:42 PM Arts & Culture

Mountain Lake Journal - October 10, 2014

Grand Jury Secrecy, NY Gubernatorial Debate, Mother’s Crusade, Honor Flight, Out of the Darkness Walk, Champ-o-saurus, Railroads on Parade, Jake the Day Care Turkey, On Home Ground more »

Oct 15, 2014 11:11 AM , News

Mountain Lake Journal - October 3, 2014

Mother Blames Son’s Death on GM Defect, New Poll, Honor Flight, Railroads on Parade. more »

Oct 3, 2014 3:07 PM News

Out of the Darkness Suicide Walk [Extended Roundtable]

Hundreds of volunteers will help raise funds and awareness for suicide prevention this weekend at the Out of the Darkness Walk in Lake Placid. more »

Oct 3, 2014 3:00 PM News

Honor Flight

Hundreds turn out for a community send-off to salute 16 veterans who were escorted by North Country Honor Flight to visit the nation’s memorials in Washington, D.C. dedicated in their honor. more »

Oct 3, 2014 2:58 PM News

Mountain Lake Journal Business Edition - October 3, 2014

Tech Center, Export-Import Bank Battle, Manufacturer Expands, Pineline Wins Federal Approval, Old Stone Barracks, Dandee of an Ice Cream Stand, Business Roundtable. more »

Oct 3, 2014 2:52 PM Business & Innovation

Mountain Lake Journal - September 27, 2014

Cold Case, Field of Candidates Narrows, Starting Early, Homeless Shelter, Climate Change Study, Massive March, State of the Park, Historic Landmark Sold more »

Sep 29, 2014 1:36 PM News

Adirondack Council's Willie Janeway on Challenges in Adirondack Park - Extended Roundtable

We talk with Willie Janeway, Executive Director of the Adirondack Council, about the changing climate and other challenges facing the Adirondack Park. more »

Sep 26, 2014 3:20 PM News

Mountain Lake Journal - September 20, 2014

Tech Center, Trooper Cleared, Poll Results, Absentee Ballots Decide Winner, Astorino Meets With Business Leaders, Reliving History, Lasting Tribute, TR Visits Plattsburgh, One Dandee of an Ice Cream Stand, Heavenly View more »

Sep 24, 2014 9:26 AM , , News