Monthly Archives: July 2013

Road Construction in Saranac Lake

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Road crews are paving the intersection of Route 3 and Main Street in Saranac Lake and adding new crosswalks. Survey crews further down on River Street are working on plans for Lake Flower Avenue..

Podcast 7am Wednesday 7/31/13

WNBZ News – 7am Podcast – 073113

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Gillibrand Combating the Emerald Ash Borer

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An Invasive little Beetle Could Destroy 7 Percent of NYS Forests – Which is why you’re seeing more and more purple traps show up in trees locally.. You may have noticed an increase in the number of purple insect traps on the trees locally.. That’s because the invasive beetle called the Emerald Ash Borer continues…

Roadwork / Paving in Saranac Lake Causing Delays Today

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The bridge on County Route 48 in FranklinFalls will be out from start to finish for 19 days according to the Town’s Supervisor Art Wilman…  In a recent K&J show here on WNBZ, Wilman said it was a necessary step.. In Saranac Lake, if your drive would normally take you through downtown or onto Route…

Talk of the Town Tuesday 7/31/13

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Podcast Tuesday 7/30/13

WNBZ News 7am Podcast – 073013

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A Preview of the “Tupperpalooza Warrior Run”

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“Tupperpalooza” is this weekend – and this obstacle is just one of many in the Mud Run which kicks off the week-long event on Saturday..  I’ll be talking with Tupper Lake’s Event’s Coordinator Michelle Clement Tomorrow in the K&J show..  Listen in!

Dr Timothy J Sellati

The Trudeau Institute has announced the appointment of Timothy J. Sellati as an associate member of the faculty, effective July 27. Dr. Sellati, an expert in a number of microbial diseases is presently associate professor in the Center for Immunology and Microbial Disease at Albany Medical College.  

Camp Med Students at AMC

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Nine youth participated in Camp Med, a partnership between Adirondack Health and Franklin-Essex-Hamilton BOCES.  The Camp Med program is geared toward students who enjoy math and science and may be considering a career in healthcare.  

K&J – Rugby Weekend Approaching

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Rugby Weekend is fast approaching and we caught up with Jay Annis at the Petrova Fields where they were filling in a drainage notch in the fields for the safety of the players as they re-design the field layout.

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Talk of the Town Monday 7/29/13

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Local Officials Comment on AMC Lake Placid Emergency Room

The Adirondack Health Board of Directors are pursuing an option to transition the AMC Lake Placid Emergency Room to a facility that would be part time.. We spoke with Lake Placid Mayor Craig Randall and North Elba Supervisor Robi Politi over the weekend and asked them for their perspective.

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Paul Smith’s College adds 24hr Dispatch Center

AUDIO – 072913 – Paul Smiths College adds 24hr dispatch center Paul Smith’s College will hire a trained fire safety officer and staff a 24-hour dispatch center on campus, bolstering the institution’s ability to respond to emergencies. The additions will allow the college to provide the first response to most fire alarms on campus, reducing the…

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Lake Flower Ave on NYSDOT agenda

New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) Commissioner Joan McDonald announced today that the draft Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) for federal fiscal years 2014 through 2017 is available for review. Pursuant to the federal requirement, the document provides a comprehensive list of all federally funded highway and transit projects, which for the four-year period…

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K&J – IRONMAN Lake Placid Athletes Banquet

Andy Potts is once again IRONMAN Champion in Lake Placid, He finished in 8 hours, 43 minutes and 29 seconds.. followed 5 minutes later by Italy’s Dan Fontanna in Second and then by USA’s Ian Mikelson who finished in 8:51:07..  It’s the 15th IRONMAN Lake Placid and there’s one man whose been at the finish…

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Podcast 7am Monday 7/29/13

WNBZ News 7am Podcast – 072913

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