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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 - February 27, 2015

RELIVING THE MIRACLE, DRIVER SHORTAGE, MEDICAL MARIJUANA, MILLION CAN DRIVE, NEW LEASE ON LIFE, SPECIAL DINNER GUEST, STODDARD EXHIBIT. more »

Feb 27, 2015 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Reliving the Miracle

For the first time since winning their gold medals at the 1980 Winter Games, the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team reunited in Lake Placid to remember the “miracle on ice” victory over the Russians that many call the greatest moment in sports history. more »

Feb 27, 2015 1:44 PM News

Seneca Ray Stoddard Exhibit

A colorful new exhibit features some rare works of famous Adirondack photographer Seneca Ray Stoddard in a whole new light. 17 rare winter-time photographs will be on display at the Chapman Historical Museum in Glens Falls, NY through April 5th. more »

Feb 27, 2015 1:43 PM Arts & Culture

Old Stone Barracks Gets A New Lease on Life

Work begins on restoring the Old Stone Barracks on the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base, one of the North Country’s oldest military buildings. New owners are turning the historic landmark into an inn and brewery. more »

Feb 27, 2015 1:42 PM Business & Innovation

Mountain Lake Journal - February 20, 2015

Lessons learned, oil train derailments, unfair competition, growing interest, lucky dog, and the Miracle on Ice. more »

Feb 20, 2015 8:00 PM News

Extended Roundtable with Adirondack Life Magazine

For 45 years Adirondack Life has chronicled the Adirondacks natural beauty, history and culture. In this special edition the magazine celebrates some of the very best photographers in the Adirondacks with a special photography issue. more »

Feb 20, 2015 3:47 PM Outdoors

Mountain Lake Journal - February 13, 2015

IP PULLS PLUG ON GAS PIPELINE, CUOMO PUSHES ECONOMIC AGENDA, DUPREY CHOSEN FOR SEARCH COMMITTEE, ICE TRAINING, GOING GLOBAL, COMMUNITY RINK, WHITE HOUSE HONORS, SHARING SCIENCE, GIFT FROM THE HEART more »

Feb 17, 2015 9:08 AM News

Adirondack Council Director Willie Janeway Talks Adirondack Park Budget Proposals - Extended Roundtable

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo pays a visit to the North Country and SUNY Plattsburgh to sell his 142-billion dollar budget. Willie Janeway joins us to talk about the budget plan that will impact the Adirondack Park and the North Country more »

Feb 17, 2015 8:56 AM News

A Yank in Libya with Jim McArdle

Local author Jim McArdle has written a book about living and working in Libya in the days before relations between our two counties took such a turn for the worse. more »

Feb 7, 2015 8:30 AM Arts & Culture 1 Comments

Mountain Lake Journal (Business Edition) - February 6, 2015

On this Business Edition of Mountain Lake Journal: Are oil prices about to hit bottom and could those prices you’re enjoying at the pump soon be a thing of the past? Will the falling Loonie hurt U.S. business? Friday, February 6th at 8:30 pm more »

Feb 6, 2015 8:30 PM Business & Innovation

Mountain Lake Journal - February 6, 2015

ASSEMBLY ELECTS NEW SPEAKER, ETHICS REFORM, QUEBEC INDEPENDENCE, GROWING INTEREST, FARMERS GET MILK MONEY, QUILT PROJECT, TORCH LIGHTING, TAX HELP, A YANK IN LIBYA, LESSONS LEARNED ON THE FARM more »

Feb 6, 2015 8:00 PM News

Rountable with Plattsburgh City Mayor Jim Calnon

In this interview with Plattsburgh City Mayor Jim Calnon we talk about the council’s vote to team up with a Canadian company to open a new marina at the Dock Street Landing on Lake Champlain, and reconstruction of downtown Plattsburgh. more »

Feb 6, 2015 3:11 PM News

Historic Saranac Lake, Ed Kanze, Discuss New Doc The Forgotten Plague

Mary Hotaling, Amy Catania, and Ed Kanze join us at the Roundtable to talk about the documentary American Experience: The Forgotten Plague that explores Saranac Lake’s history of “Cure Cottages” & caring for Tuberculosis patients. more »

Feb 3, 2015 9:26 AM Arts & Culture

Mountain Lake Journal - January 30, 2015

SILVER RESIGNS, DEMOCRATS CHOOSE NEW LEADER, SUNY SETS GRADUATION GOAL, IP/OSHA INVESTIGATE DEATH, THE FORGOTTEN PLAGUE, WINTER CARNIVAL, R&R, BARN QUILT TRAIL, GRAMMY HONORS LOCAL MUSICIAN more »

Feb 3, 2015 8:54 AM , News

Mountain Lake Journal - January 23, 2015

ASSEMBLY SPEAKER SILVER ACCUSED OF TAKING MILLIONS IN BRIBES, CUOMO DELIVERS STATE OF THE STATE/BUDGET ADDRESS, FREE COLLEGE?, TOUR BUS CRASH INVESTIGATION, LANDMARK LOST, CHARTER COMMISSION, CALNON LOOKS AHEAD TO NEW YEAR more »

Jan 23, 2015 5:30 PM News

Assembly Speaker Silver Accused of Taking Millions in Bribes

The long-time Speaker of the New York State Assembly, Sheldon Silver, one of the most powerful politicians in the state, is arrested and accused of taking millions of dollars in bribes. more »

Jan 23, 2015 2:52 PM News

Extended Roundtable with Plattsburgh City Mayor Jim Calnon

When Plattsburgh City Mayor Jim Calnon sat down with us we asked him about the council’s vote to team up with a Canadian company to open a new marina on the waterfront at the Dock Street Landing on Lake Champlain. more »

Jan 22, 2015 1:56 PM News

Mountain Lake Journal - January 16, 2015

FIREFIGHTER-IN-TRAINING SAVES TODDLER, SENATOR LITTLE TO INTRODUCE RECALL LEGISLATION, FIRST WEEK ON THE JOB, LAKE CITY MARINA, LOCAL CONNECTION TO FAMOUS CHRISTMAS CAROL, SUMMER SCHOOL more »

Jan 20, 2015 8:48 AM , News 1 Comments

Firefighter-In-Training Saves Toddler

Keegan Eick, a 15-year old from Dannemora training to be a first responder, is being called a hero for saving the life of his young niece. more »

Jan 16, 2015 1:19 PM News

Canadian Automotive Designer Paul Deutschman Discusses Art of Going Fast

With the Montreal Auto Show opening next week, we profile Canadian automotive designer Paul Deutschman, who has created some of the fastest cars on earth. more »

Jan 12, 2015 10:36 AM Arts & Culture