Ted Morgan

Village Extends Interest Deadline

The Village of Saranac Lake has extended the interest free period for the second installment of taxes until after the Labor Day Weekend…  Because the second installment of taxes was due at the end of August, which lands on a Sunday… And because Monday is Labor Day… The Village has extended the interest free period (on…

Cuomo Highlights Economic Recovery in Upper Jay

Governor Cuomo helped cut the ribbon to celebrate the opening of the new Upper Jay Fire Department. Another opportunity to highlight economic recovery in the region and to talk about the North Country Regional Economic Development Council, which is exactly what we’re going to do, inside the Morning News Wednesday morning..

Councilman Kelly Talks Term Limits

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If the voting in your local municipality was tied to the national election cycle, would that have an effect on local politics? That’s the question Plattsburgh Councilman Mike Kelly has asked as he proposes changes to the City’s election cycle…  “There is a 70% turnout at the polls during national elections,” he says, “but in…

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A New Tax Incentive for Homeowners in Saranac Lake

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There are three public hearings which have been called and are now scheduled for just prior to the next village board meeting in Saranac Lake on Monday September 8th at 5:30pm… The First is to hear from the public on the village’s proposal to require trucks to detour around downtown using a marked truck route,…

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Rabideau Updates Lake Flower Project

Saranac Lake’s Mayor Clyde Rabideau says the sidewalk contract on Lake Flower Avenue is coming to a conclusion this week..  There are a few punch list items, he says that are being performed and Luck Brothers should be wrapped up by tomorrow.. “Milling will commence Wednesday September 3rd, and in the following weeks the village…

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Birthday Club Tuesday 8/26/14

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Podcast 7am Tuesday 8/26/14

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Podcast 6am Tuesday 7/26/14

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UPDATED: Death Results from Pine Street Stabbing

On August 24, 2014 at approximately 7:43 PM the Plattsburgh Police Department received a 911 call reporting a male being stabbed behind 1 Pine Street Plattsburgh NY. Plattsburgh Police responded with Emergency Medical Personnel and found one male with a stab wound to his chest. The Victim, Richard “Dickey” J. Bombard (DOB 09/26/64) of Plattsburgh…

Clinton County Young Republicans Plan Community Forum

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PLATTSBURGH ­­– Clinton County Young Republicans say they were planning to hold a Town-Hall style debate for the 115th Assembly district. In a statement emailed to WNBZ, Chairwoman Alicia Sirk says “Due to the fact the current Assemblywoman has refused to participate, we have decided that we still want to make available a forum for the…

Plattsburgh’s Police Chief Weighs in on Protests

CBS News 8/23/14 – Mark Strassmann - The National Guard began pulling out of Ferguson, Mo. Friday. It was quiet again Friday night with eight arrests. The grand jury investigating the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black man, by a white police officer, Darren Wilson, will meet again next Wednesday to hear more evidence. CBS News learned…

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Podcast 7am Monday 8/25/14

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Birthday Club Monday 8/25/14

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Woolf Agrees to Three Debates with Stefanik

PLATTSBURGH, NY—The Aaron Woolf for Congress campaign announced that it has agreed to three televised debates that will ensure every resident the opportunity to watch at least one debate. They will be hosted by Time Warner Cable News, WPTZ, and WNNY in the month of October. Exact details must still be discussed. During these debates,…

Plein Air in Saranac Lake

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The 6th Annual Adirondack Plein Air Festival, organized by Saranac Lake ArtWorks takes over Saranac Lake and the Surrounding areas through the weekend.. Organizers say there are about 75 artists to attend from all over the northeast. Thursday Aug 21st,  All participating artists created and donated a 5×7 painting done in the village of Saranac Lake.…

Proposed Army Cuts Could Affect Fort Drum

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Congressman Bill Owens and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand sent a letter to Secretary of the Army John McHugh and U.S. Army Chief of Staff Ray Odierno expressing strong support for Fort Drum and unequivocal opposition to any troop reductions that are under consideration there. The letter, signed by all 27 Representatives and both Senators from New…

SUNY : Move In Weekend

New and returning students arrive in Plattsburgh this weekend to settle in for another school year at SUNY Plattsburgh..  This weekend Rugar Street will be closed to thru traffic to accommodate the influx of students and we asked Plattsburgh Councilwoman Becky Kasper for her perspective on this annual event… Doctor Kasper is the Director of…

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Birthday Club Friday 8/22/14

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Podcast 7am Friday 8/22/14

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Podcast 6am Friday 8/22/14

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