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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.

Local Beekeeper Dick Crawford Discusses Honeybee Crisis

The White House announces a new national strategy to try to stop the massive die-off of honeybees. Local beekeeper Dick Crawford joins us for a roundtable discussion on how the crisis is affecting beekeepers and farmers. more »

May 29, 2015 1:40 PM News

Marselis Parsons Remembered As Broadcast Legend

TV news anchor Marselis Parsons died this week. For more than 40 years he was a trusted and respected journalist at WCAX-TV. In 2011 he joined his former WCAX colleague Jack LaDuke, and Thom Hallock, for a roundtable looking back at his career. more »

May 29, 2015 1:33 PM News

SUNY Plattsburgh Student Discusses Anti-Bullying Video - Extended Roundtable

A SUNY Plattsburgh Student returns to the small rural town where she grew up to show a video she and her classmates produced this spring on combating bullying. more »

May 22, 2015 2:41 PM

Pedaling for Paws

Floyd Lampart, an avid cyclist from the Adirondacks, has pedaled thousands of miles to help homeless pets. more »

May 8, 2015 3:05 PM Local Stories

Mountain Lake Journal (Business Edition) - May 1, 2015

Business headlines including a proposed underground hydro-power project in an abandoned mine in Moriah, NY, the President of the North Country Chamber of Commerce joins NY Governor Andrew Cuomo on a trade mission to Cuba more »

May 4, 2015 11:40 AM Business & Innovation

Lawrence McGinn, Plant Manager for Camoplast - Extended Roundtable

Lawrence McGinn, Plant Manager for Camoplast Solideal Plattsburgh facility discusses products manufactured at Camoplast's Plattsburgh, NY plant. more »

May 1, 2015 2:31 PM Business & Innovation

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

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

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