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Tupper Residents Say Yes to School Budget

AUDIO – 061913 – Tupper Lake School Budget Approved

A Split decision in Tupper Lake. According to Superintendent Seth McGowan, 53% voted Yes to approve the revised school budget but the Bus Proposition fails. The numbers don’t seem to add up..

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Talk of the Town Wednesday 6/19/13

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Podcast 7am Wednesday 6/19/13

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Podcast 6am Wednesday 6/19/13

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High Water Hits 19 Inches Above Spillway

AUDIO – 061813 – High Water and Hydroelectricity in Saranac Lake

Saranac Lake Village Manager John Sweeney says “don’t be surprised if the high water and the risk of flooding continues for several more weeks.” The high water mark so far this year was 19 inches and occurred just last week.  Sweeney says there’s a lot of water which is still up stream from Lake Flower..

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Podcast 7am Tuesday 6/28/13

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K&J – Lake Placid Horse Shows

K&J – 061813 – Lake Placid Horse Shows – Lori Martin

The Lake Placid Horse Show is June 25th through the 30th and the I Love New York Horse Show runs July 2nd through the 7th. We spent some time with Lori Martin..  She’s the executive director of the Lake Placid Horse show Association.

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Podcast 6am Tuesday 6/18/13

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State Senate Passes 22 bills for Hurricane Sandy Relief

The New York State Senate passes a comprehensive legislative package that provides relief to people and communities impacted by Hurricane Sandy. The group of 22 bills will aid rebuilding efforts, and increases disaster preparedness while providing needed financial assistance to homeowners, businesses, local governments, school districts, and others still recovering from the storm

NY Assembly says Restore OPWDD Funding

New legislation from the Assembly would restore funding cuts to the state Office for People with Developmental Disabilities and for non-profit service providers.

A Week of Celebration in The Lake Placid School District

The Lake Placid Middle School Celebrates tonight with an evening of recognition following three years of hard work for the Class of 2017..  Middle School Students will be recognized for their achievement and accomplishments. Monday evening, The Lake Placid Central School Class of 2013 were honored at the Senior Project, Art & Technology, and Scholarship…

Blood Drive Today at Saranac Lake Free Library

Residents of Saranac Lake and the American Red Cross will join together for a “Communities That Care” blood drive on Tuesday, June 18 from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Saranac Free Library

North Joins Trudeau Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees of the Trudeau Institute has announced the election of its newest member, Julie A. North, a 1980 graduate of Saranac Lake Central High School. Ms. North is a partner in the litigation department of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York City. Her broad litigation practice encompasses general commercial, securities, and mergers and acquisitions litigation, among other areas.

Comptroller uncovers $3 million improperly spent at Dept. of Labor

State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli uncovered up to $3 million in inappropriate unemployment insurance payments made by the Department of Labor (DOL), including payments to recipients who were ineligible because they were employed, had collected more than the maximum weekly benefits or were not authorized to work in the United States, according to a report released today.…

Tupper School Budget is Tomorrow

AUDIO – 061713 – Tupper School Budget Vote is Tomorrow

Tupper Lake Residents will vote Tuesday (June 17th) for the second time on whether or not to approve the School Board’s Budget Proposal. Polls will be open from 12 Noon until 8pm at the Tupper Lake Middle / High School.  Click here for Details of the Proposed Budget

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Talk of the Town Monday 6/17/13

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Podcast 7am Monday 6/17/13

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K&J – Lena Bombard Speaks about Petapalooza and Pet Adoption

K&J – 061713 – Petapalooza – Lena Bombard Animal Control Officer

Saturday, June 15th marked the 4th annual Petapalooza pet adoption event at Curtis Lumber in Ray Brook. We spoke with Tri Lakes Humane Society Manager Lena Bombard about their animals and adoptions.

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Podcast 6am Monday 6/17/13

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“ROOST” Says Marketing Nets $82 for Every Dollar Spent

Visitors to the region spent $82 for every occupancy tax dollar spent on marketing in 2012, According to the latest leisure travel information study coordinated by The Lake Placid Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism.