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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.

Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau is moving ahead with plans for a proposed pipeline to carry crude from Western Canada to Quebec and New Brunswick that would reduce the reliance on shipping oil by rail. more

Apr 22, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Tiny pieces of plastic and synthetic fibers that come from everyday household products, even our clothes, are turning up in the lake. It may not sound like a big deal, but most of these fibers and particles are so small they can’t even be seen with more

Apr 15, 2016 5:36 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Thom Hallock sits down to discuss a range of topics with Bill Owens, former member of the US House of Representatives. more

Mar 18, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

The minimum wage fight, safety recalls, Wild Vision, the Bridge of Spies and much more this week! more

Mar 4, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

20 years ago, residents of the greater Plattsburgh area were worried about their future. Now, local leaders share the bright economic outlook. more

Oct 21, 2015 9:14 AM Local Stories

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

Groundbreaking at the Clinton Community College Institute for Advanced Manufacturing, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand tours the Demers Ambulance Assembly Plant in Plattsburgh, and we speak with Garry Douglas, President and CEO of the North Country Ch more

Jun 4, 2016 11:39 AM Mountain Lake Journal

Special honors for a platoon from the North Country who joined the U.S. Marines together in 1966 to go to war in Vietnam. more

Jun 4, 2016 11:37 AM Mountain Lake Journal

Governor Cuomo makes his annual State of the State address, discusses a hike in minimum wage, infrastructure development and more. more

Jan 25, 2016 4:16 PM Mountain Lake Journal

The evolution of caroling, Santa's Workshop, an Adirondack doll crafter, and more. more

Jan 6, 2016 5:21 PM Mountain Lake Journal

This week's Cover Story on Mountain Lake Journal is the solemn 10-year anniversary of the sinking of the Ethan Allen tour boat on Lake George. more

Dec 21, 2015 1:47 PM Watch

We team up with The Development Corporation to profile businesses based in the North Country that are known for their products, but also provide good paying jobs for hundreds of workers. more

Oct 5, 2015 9:24 AM News

PAFB CLOSURE 20-YEARS LATER, MIGHTY EFFORTS, PAFB MUSEUM REOPENS, POPE VISITS AMERICA, TRIPLE E THREAT, RACING LEGEND more

Oct 1, 2015 4:42 PM , News

Mountain Lake PBS and The Development Corporation (TDC) have partnered together on a new initiative highlighting the businesses succeeding in Clinton County. more

Oct 1, 2015 4:00 PM Business & Innovation

Volunteers have reopened the PAFB museum that closed in 1995. We talk with Museum Curator Frank Baehre about the efforts over several years to reopen the museum. more

Sep 25, 2015 4:50 PM Local Stories

Hundreds of Catholics from the North Country are heading to New York and Philadelphia to attend masses or other events with Pope Francis, who is making his first visit to the United States. more

Sep 25, 2015 4:49 PM Local Stories

CHANGING TIMES, $15 MINIMUM WAGE, MITCHELL TELLS ALL, THE ESCAPE PHOTO EXHIBIT, MICROBEADS BAN, ADVANCE WEATHER WARNING, SCI FI FAITHFUL BEAMS INTO NORTH COUNTRY, THE HIDDEN FACE OF SUICIDE more

Sep 21, 2015 2:29 PM , News

A commercial photographer drawn to the media coverage of the escape of two killers from the maximum-security prison in Dannemora, New York in June, has put together an exhibit of photographs that he took during the 3-week manhunt for the inmates. more

Sep 19, 2015 5:52 PM Arts & Culture

This week our program focuses on Canadian manufacturers who have found success by expanding across the border into Northern New York. more

Sep 11, 2015 2:08 PM , , Business & Innovation

MARKET TURMOIL, ROUNDTABLE​, JOBS FOR VETS, TRADE MISSION, MEDICAL MARIJUANA, NEW CASH CROP more

Sep 9, 2015 5:18 PM , , Business & Innovation

IRENE AFTERMATH, NEW NORTHWAY SIGNS, GM REJECTS CLAIMS, OIL TANKER GRAVEYARD, POOR OVERSIGHT, RIDING THE RAILS, BEACH CLOSED, TOILET DISPLAY VANDALIZED, HOMER'S AMERICA more

Sep 9, 2015 5:06 PM , , News

Our panelists Colin Read and Jay Bryan discuss the implications of the recent stock market corrections on this month's Business Edition. more

Sep 4, 2015 3:31 PM Business & Innovation

An environmental group accuses the state of pushing economic development at the expense of the Adirondack Wilderness. more

Sep 4, 2015 3:28 PM News

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

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

Sweat charged, border jobs for veterans, Conroys Organics, photographer tours cuba more

Aug 24, 2015 2:11 PM News

Veteran's Coming Home is a national project to bridge the military/civilian divide. MLPBS is proud to be a part of this effort.