Daily Archives: July 20, 2012

CARBO LOADING at the IRONMAN banquet

IRONMAN LAKE PLACID 2012 – A special report on the event airs on ROCK105 and on WNBZ Saturday morning.. We present conversation including interviews with volunteers, participants, members of the IRONMAN organization, Business committees and more..  One Highlight of the Event, Town of North Elba Supervisor Robi Politi providing a combination of humor and inspiration for more…

North Country Ministries – One of the Larger IRONMAN Volunteer Groups

2,500 IRONMAN Athletes and their supporters converge on the North Elba Horse Show Grounds. Corth Country Ministries is one of the organizations that helps with volunteering. They provide over 400 volunteers for the event.. We had the chance to speak with three of those volunteers.  AUDIO – 07/20/12 – IRONMAN CARB – North Country Ministries Volunteers…

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IRONMAN Preview – Crowning new Champions in Lake Placid

The 14th edition of the second oldest Ironman in North America will be contested this coming Sunday in the Village of Lake Placid, New York. Sunday’s IRONMAN event will crown new champions.. That’s because neither of last year’s winners (American TJ Tollakson and Canadian Heather Wurtele) are back to defend their titles. AUDIO – 072012…

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AIRPORT FUNDING CONFIRMED

Senators Charles Schumer, Kirsten Gillibrand and CongressmanBill Owensannounce $868,060 in total funding for two North Country airports in Massena andSaranacLake. The grants, awarded by the FAA will be used to improve infrastructure at theAdirondackRegionalAirport, and theMassenaInternationalAirport. AUDIO – 072012 – Adirondack Regional Airport Funding from the FAA  Schumer says “This Federal Aviation Administration grant will…

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K&J SHOW – Lake Placid Business Association on IRONMAN

We speak with Linda Moore who is the Chairperson of the IRONMAN Experience Committee and Mark Galvin, President of the Lake Placid Business Association. AUDIO – 072012 – K&J SHOW – Lake Placid Business Association – IRONMAN experience IRONMAN Flags are Sold out – Don’t miss Sunday’s Sidewalk Sale in Lake Placid.

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NCCC Tuition stays Flat

FranklinCountyapproves North CountryCommunity College’s Budget and tuition remains at $3,900..  The legislators vote to approve N Triple C’s $13,630,000 budget for the upcoming school year and send the budget to EssexCounty’s Board of Supervisors who must also approve the college’s spending plan…  EssexCounty’s Board is holding a public hearing on July 30th to discuss their…

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Record cases of Whooping Cough

The Centers for Disease Control is warning of record cases so far this year of pertussis, also known as whooping cough. More from CBS News Medical Correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook:  AUDIO – 072012 – Whooping Cough & Locally AMC sets new Policy  And Locally, Adirondack Health takes steps to protect infants from the recent local…

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Police and Fire –

Lake Placid Police Report the Arrest of George J Peck Jr. of Lake Placid. He was arrested as a result of an investigation of a complaint where he was making harrassing phone calls, and threatening another individual.. He is charged with Criminal Mischief, and Harrassment along wiht Criminal Tampering. AUDIO – 072012 – Police &…

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Talk of the Town – 07/20/12

We talked about Road Work and the dangers of approaching work sites

AUDIO – 072012 – Talk of the Town

An accident results in the death of a vehicle stopped in a workzone – We hear about the problems caused by not slowing down and driving with caution through a work zone

 

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