Monthly Archives: January 2013

National Honors Sunday for Three Local Paddlers

Every year in the fall, a group of paddlers will embark on an adventure with the Lake Placid Outing Club for a tour of the Moose River..  Most times the trip is uneventful, and paddlers from across the country take advantage of a water release into the river for this event in Old Forge called…

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Audio – Headlines 01/08

Adirondack and Regional Environmental Groups are Calling on Governor Cuomo and The DEC to Support and Assist Creation of Mandatory Boat Inspection and Decontamination Program to Protect Lake George from further infestations of aquatic invasive species. Headlines Neil Woodworth is Executive Director of the AdirondackMountain Club.. He says “One principle of Acquatic Invasive Species management…

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K&J – Interviews Whiteface GM Aaron Kellet

The Snow started early this year and while we did have a bit of a melt in between, it’s come again, sometimes in a dumping and sometimes a few inches at a time.. and perhaps not quite enough for The Olympic Mountain, which is why we asked it’s new General Manger Arron Kellet, to talk…

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WNBZ’s Daily Headlines

We’re starting a new trend here at WNBZ.com which we hope will provide you with the information you need while giving you a summary of all of the days news from our newscast..  Click on the Play button and have a listen.. Headlines Congressman Bill Owens is once again sworn in as Representative for the…

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T.O.T. Friday 01/04/13

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T.O.T. Thursday 01/03/13

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Lyall Leon Kingman

Lyall Leon Kingman, formerly of Saranac Lake, died on December 18, 2012 in Deland, Florida. Born in June, 1924 in Saranac Lake to Carrie and Leon Kingman, he spent time while growing up in Owl’s Head, Malone, and Saranac Lake, and graduated from Saranac Lake High School in 1942. He served in the U.S. Armed…

Medical Floor nurse named recipient of Handler Award

A nurse on the Medical Floor at Adirondack Medical Center has been named the 2012 recipient of the Meghan E. Handler Excellence in Nursing Award. Lisa Frechette, a registered nurse, was recognized recently for her exceptional work in patient care.   “Lisa is one of our most enthusiastic, energetic and positive nurses on the Medical…

School Board Discusses Safety in North Country Schools

Not only is Safety on the minds of Parents, Teachers and Students in Newtown as School begins again for the students of Sandy Hook Elementary in the neighboring town ofMonroe. It’s also on the minds of School Boards across the North Country.  Julia Murray is a Student atSaranacLakeHigh School, She knows first hand what it’s…

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Ruth H. Benham

Ruth H. Benham of Saranac Lake passed away peacefully in her home on December 8th—she was surrounded by the love of her family and caregivers. Ruth was born on May 25, 1925 in Hamburg, NY and liked to say she was raised as a “farm girl”, strong and robust! She was predeceased by her beloved…

T.O.T. – Wednesday 01/02/13

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Winter Carnival – Now just 4 weeks Away

The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival is just a few short weeks away and construction of the Ice Palace is slated to begin shortly.  Winter Carnival Buttons are on sale.. Saranac Lake Winter Carnival 2013 Committee Chair Jeff Dixon Jeff Dixon is the Chairman of the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Committee and he tells us there…

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Healthy, Family-Style Resolutions for the New Year

The New Year is upon us, and at least one expert suggests making resolutions for the occasion a “family affair.” Clinical psychologist Dr. William Hansen says it’s a good idea for parents and children to sit down together, to reflect on the past 12 months and look ahead to 2013. Hansen says parents might even…

Happy New Year – First Night Saranac Lake

Happy New Year, welcome to 2013. WNBZ News presents a special extended look at First Night Saranac Lake 2013 – The 7th Anniversary of the event in Saranac Lake. with 21 Acts at 11 venues, the event is a family friendly event designed to entertain and for everyone to safely ring in the New Year..…

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