Ted Morgan

The Buck Stops With The Fire Chief

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Tupper Lake’s Fire Chief Carl Steffen says even though equipment upkeep and maintenance is over budget, there are more repairs that need attention and it’s time for someone to step up and take charge.. He presented the Village board with a list of maintenance issues associated with their two pumper trucks.. Trustee Rick Donah says when…

Tweaking The Town of Tupper Budget for Approval

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The Town of Tupper Lake will have a new Supervisor as of January 1st… For now Councilwoman Patti Littlefield sits with the board as Roger Amell presides over the last few town meetings in 2013…   At a special meeting on Monday to determine the Supervisor’s compensation, the board agreed to remove any raise for the…

New York’s “State of Health”

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The New York State Department of Health says enrollment numbers in the state are meeting or Exceeding their expectations..   Danielle Hollohan is the Deputy Director for the New York State Department of Health.. In a telephone conference on Monday, Hollohan tells WNBZ that as of November 12th, 197,011 New Yorkers have been determined to…

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Birthday Club Monday 11/18/13

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Talk of the Town Monday 11/18/13

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Podcast 7am Monday 11/18/13

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Podcast 6am Monday 11/18/13

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K&J – Trudeau’s Original Manuscript Unveiled

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Towards the end of his life, Dr Edward Livingston Trudeau received a package from his publisher.. It was the original transcript of his autobiography and until Friday, November 15th, it had never been opened…   Finally in 2013, The package was laid out on a special table at Trudeau Institute and with the exception of several…

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Schumer Seeks to Extend Restrictions on 3-D Gun Printing

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Senator Chuck Schumer is seeking an extension of a federal law banning the printing of 3-D firearms…  The law banning the technology is set to expire on December 9th…  Schumer says the technology of so-called 3-D printing has advanced to the point anyone with $1,000 and an Internet connection can access the plastic parts that…

Senate Considers Gillibrand’s Military Justice Improvement Act This Week

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The Senate considers Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s proposal this week…  If approved, Gillibrand’s Bill would give victims of rape and sexual assault in the military an independent route outside the military chain of command for prosecutions.  Gillibrand has support from nearly half the Senate for her proposal But the legislation remains short of the necessary votes.…

Birthday Club Friday 11/15/13

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Talk of the Town Friday 11/15/13

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Podcast 7am Friday 11/15/13

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Podcast 6am Friday 11/15/13

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K&J – North Country Alliance Forum on Public Education

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The North Country Alliance for Public Education brings over 300 parents, teachers and administrators to a Summit at Plattsburgh State University Thursday Night.. The format of the forum on education included statements from a panel made up of teachers, administrators, and students, all with a unique perspective on the impact of new federal and state requirements…

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Whiteface Opens Friday

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The Wait is officially over today at 8:30am because WhitefaceMountain is open and the Facelift and the Gondola will be in full operation..  Mike LeBlanc is Operations Manager at Whiteface..  He oversees most of the activities happening at the Mountain.. He tells WNBZ “Today’s opening is the earliest Whiteface has ever opened.. Last year the…

Roadwork on Lake Flower may Cause Delays

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The Village of Saranac Lake will be closing the backside of the Sears parking lot starting Monday – Saranac Lake’s Superintendent of Public Works is Jeff Dora.. He says the work will continue all next week until it’s completion… Most likely Friday November 22nd .  The parking spaces that will be affected are the ones…

North Elba Board Appoints New ORDA Board Members

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The Olympic Regional Development Authority will have two new board members as of January 1st 2014…  That’s because the Town of North Elba Board appointed James Mckenna and Andy Lack to fill the expiring terms of Serge Lucci and Ed Weibrecht.. James McKenna is CEO of the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism and President of…

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Cuomo says No Noise is Good Noise

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New York has established new standards for measuring snowmobile noise and identifying sleds that can be ticketed for being too loud. The law, approved late Wednesday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, took effect immediately. Both central New York sponsors said the law gives police the authority to crack down on loud, after-market exhaust systems, saying that…

Tupper Lake Police Arrest Heroine Dealer

TUPPER LAKE – A routine traffic stop led to a felony narcotics arrest Wednesday night. Village police officer Jordan Nason stopped Christopher S. Roberts, 36, of Waddington, at 10:46 p.m. after Roberts allegedly failed to signal for a turn and failed to stop at a stop sign on Mill Street. Police said Nason observed a…