Ted Morgan

Adjusting the 4th Grade in Bloomingdale

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The Saranac Lake School District, as with many other districts in our region is looking to maximize their resources and Superintendent Diane Fox says it’s important to remember that the focus should always be on what’s best for the kids…  One adjustment she’s implementing this Fall is a slight adjustment in the number of students…

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Tupper's turtles open today

TUPPER LAKE – This town hits the big screen again with today’s opening of the “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” movie. The movie’s production crew spent about two weeks in the area and filmed for three days at the Big Tupper Ski Area in March 2013.

Bar to become rustic saloon

SARANAC LAKE – The village Planning Board approved a plan Tuesday to turn Captain Cook’s Bar and Grill into a rustic-style saloon, but only after the property’s new owner and board members dickered over some of the details.

State “Chipping” in with Paving $ for Town of Plattsburgh

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If you remember in July, the Plattsburgh Town Council voted to hire a surveyor to formally mark off 6 new one acre residential parcels on Route 3 in Cadyville… The town has operated a park there for years but it was owned by Clinton Community College..  In 2013, Clinton Community College decided to sell the…

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Changes Coming for the Mayor’s Office at City Hall

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When elected officials call for change in government, one thing that’s generally not on the list is changing their office once they’re elected. In the Case of Plattsburgh Mayor Jim Calnon, things are a little different because his Office in City Hall was in desperate need of a makeover.. Which is exactly what he’s giving…

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Podcast 7am Friday 8/8/14

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Podcast 6am Friday 8/8/14

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Town of Plattsburgh Plans 6 New Parcels on Route 3

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Cadyville Park in the Town of Plattsburgh will be getting a new look on Route 3 this fall.. That’s because the Town Board has voted to retain a surveyor to mark off 6 new one acre residential parcels on Route 3.. As you may know, The town has operated a park there for years but…

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Bring on the Rainbow

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Residents in the Adirondacks were treated to a double rainbow just before sunset on Thursday Evening.. The Rainbow was bright and quite colorful. The sun had clear skies and a clear shot to the showers to the east and it was definitely raining..  The rainbow was bright and clear with more colors than many have…

NTSB details July 19 plane crash

LAKE PLACID – “I will follow you in,” were the last words Fred Kafka spoke over the radio while attempting to bring his Mooney M20F aircraft in for a second landing at the Lake Placid Airport July 19.

Saranac Lake school board appoints Dwyer

SARANAC LAKE – The Saranac Lake Central School District board appointed a new member Wednesday night. Dennis Dwyer Sr. was chosen by five of the six board members. Lisa Paschke, a former board member, received the other vot.

Police: PSU student died of natural causes

PLATTSBURGH – A SUNY Plattsburgh student who went missing in April, and whose body was later found behind a car dealership, died of natural causes. Ray Brook-based state police, in a news release issued Wednesday, said 20-year-old Kodi K.

New and old at Hotel Saranac

SARANAC LAKE – The Roedel Companies want to build a 143-space parking garage, a roof cornice, a stairway to the front terrace and a new back terrace at the Hotel Saranac.

Leandra's Law arrest in Potsdam

On August 6, 2014, at approximately 6 p.m. State Police responded to a hit-and-run property damage automobile accident on State Route 11 in Canton.  A 2000 BMW struck the back end of a 1995 Chrysler New Yorker operated by 47-year-old Thomas F. Donals of Canton, while both vehicles were traveling eastbound.  Donals was not injured.…

What Does School Really Look Like in the Summer?

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There’s an interesting perspective that we gain from being in places like a school building, in a section where there is no activity except for the annual “Spring Cleaning” ritual which has become routine for the maintenance staff at Petrova School in Saranac Lake..  The Saranac Lake Central School Board meets regularly in the library…