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A Life on the Lake

Derek Muirden introduces us to Jon Porter, a boat captain who for a half century has guided a one-of-a-kind ferry across Lake Champlain.   People Near He... More

Diecast Collector

In the 1960s, die cast model cars were a craze that caught on with boys of all ages. Our Derek Muirden has the story of a local enthusiast with one of the most ... More

Tapping into History

A historic building from Plattsburgh's military past gets a new lease on life. Derek Muirden shares the story of the Old Stone Barracks, a landmark on the forme... More