Monthly Archives: September 2013

Podcast 7am Wednesday 9/25/13

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A Reason to Live in the Adirondacks

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There’s no question that many of us choose to live in the Adirondacks for it’s pristine nature and the beautiful landscapes. Here’s another reason; A Sunset over Lake Colby on Monday Evening turned the clouds a color of pale orange which attracted the attention of almost everyone driving by the hospital just then.. In fact…

Dispatching Emergency Services in Franklin County

Emergency Dispatch Services are moving to the County Level in Franklin County and Saranac Lake Village Trustee Paul Van Cott says they’re open to another meeting and would welcome the opportunity to have discussions and to hear ideas that would lessen the tax burden on local residents.. Van Cott pointing to an email he had…

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Village Board hears UMP Voices from Both Sides of the Tracks

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Voices from both sides of the Rail Corridor are speaking out about pending agency recommendations to commissioners on whether or not to re-open the Corridor’s Unit Management Plan. And in SaranacLake it is the Village Board’s turn to hear from stakeholders… Wayne Tucker is a board member of the Adirondack Carousel.. He asked the board…

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Curling Club Moves to Saranac Lake

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The Sport of Curling is coming back to Saranac Lake this winter..  Amber McKiernan is the Curling Club’s President.. She Announced the return of the club to the Saranac Lake civic center after a 70 year hiatus.. The Club opens their season on Sunday October 20th and then October 27th with a learn to curl…

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K&J – What Do this Pickup Truck and Lands End Have in Common?

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The Tri Lakes Cruisers meet every Tuesday in Ray Brook but yesterday afternoon (Tuesday, September 25th, 2013) there were more vehicles and plenty of elected officials from the Town of Harrietstown on hand at a special location at the Saranac Lake Civic Center. The event wasn’t focused on Politics, but it gave everyone an opportunity…

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Podcast 7am Tuesday 9/24/13

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Podcast 6am Tuesday 9/24/13

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Egglefield & Ford Donate $12,000 to Local Health

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The staff at Adirondack Health certainly has a lot of drive. And Thanks to Egglefield Ford and Ford’s Drive 4 UR Community Event, $6,000 was raised to enhance patient and resident programs for Adirondack Health. Egglefield Ford recently invited Adirondack Health staff to test drive one of four popular Ford models.  In return, Ford donated…

Big Tupper Welcomes OkTUPPERfest

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Big Tupper is opening for skiers again with the help of volunteers this winter season.. We spoke yesterday with ARISE president Jim laValley and he says so far so good.. Volunteers will be mowing and preparing the mountain for winter..  And if you’d like to see for yourself, and enjoy the splendors of autumn, you…

Conn. Panel To Decide Whether To Make Sandy Hook 911 Calls Public

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HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Connecticut’s Freedom of Information Commission is meeting this week to consider whether recordings of 911 calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting should be made public. An attorney for the commission who heard a challenge from The Associated Press recommended earlier this month that the recordings be released. The full…

Not Planning On Dying Is Dumb

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BOSTON (CBS) – Thought we would cover more dumb moves this week! We all do some really dumb things when it comes to our money. And sometimes it is not what we do; it is what we don’t do. Often we are not even aware of the consequences of our lack of action. A recent…

Stars Dylan McDermott, Toni Collette Talk ‘Hostages’

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NEW YORK (WLNY) – A brand new thriller is making its big debut Monday night on CBS. Katie McGee sat down with the stars of “Hostages” to get the inside scoop on the show that will have you on the edge of your seat. The series stars Dylan McDermott as rogue FBI Agent Duncan Carlisle…

Road To Sochi Winter Olympics To Begin In Times Square

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The world’s biggest sporting event is getting closer and closer. Olympic gold medalists Ted Ligety, Evan Lysacek and Kelly Clark are among those kicking off the U.S. Olympic Committee’s Road to Sochi tour, beginning in New York on Oct. 29 — the start of the 100-day countdown to the Winter Games.…

Gresh & Zo’s No Huddle: Week 3 Highlights

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It’s time for another quick “No Huddle” trip around the NFL with Gresh and Zo. Hardy fires off questions rapid-fire and plays some audio from the week in the NFL. They started off in Minnesota with Brian Hoyer leading the Browns on a late fourth quarter drive. Then they listened to the Vikings call of…