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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…

K&J – DEC Wilderness Technician Ben Tabor on Nusiance Bears

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The number of reports of nuisance bears targeting more populated areas in July increases noticeably over May and June.. and Today in the K&J Show, we’re speaking with Ben Tabor who is a Wildlife Technician at the DEC in Raybrook…  We caught up with Ben at “Colby Camp” which is a weekly summer camp for…

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Podcast 7am Thursday 8/7/14

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Birthday Club Thursday 8/7/14

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S.L. School Board Appoints Dennis Dwyer to Open Seat

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The Saranac Lake Central School Board is back at full strength this morning.. They’ve chosen Dennis Dwyer to fill the seat recently vacated by School Board President Deb Lennon.. At Wednesdays Meeting, The School Board’s new President Clyde Baker proposed three names for final consideration.. Lisa Paschke who was the next highest vote getter in…

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Florence Hoyt

Florence Ruth (Klein) Hoyt, 97, of Paul Smiths, New York, daughter of Florence and Henry Klein of Homestead, Pennsylvania, passed away on May 1, 2014. She passed as gentle and graciously as she lived. The memories of her beauty inside and outside will remain in the hearts and thoughts of many Paul Smith’s alumni, friends…

Lloyd LaBrake

Lloyd J. LaBrake, age 82, of 404 County Route 50, Lake Clear, died Thursday, July 24, 2014 at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. Born in Vermontville, New York on November 20, 1931, he was the son of William and Alice (Parent) LaBrake. Lloyd married Lulu Goff on September 5, 1955 in Bloomingdale, NY.…

Keith Brown

Keith A. Brown, age 55, of State Route 3, Sugarbush died Tuesday, August 05, 2014 at his home. Born in Plattsburgh, New York on February 10, 1959, he was the son of Keith and Shirley (Provost) Brown. Keith married Dorothy Muir on August 26, 1978 in Onchiota. Keith had been employed for many years at…

Inspection completed on Canadian tour bus

The New York State Police Troop B Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit has completed an inspection on the Canadian tour bus that was traveling from Trois-Rivières (Three Rivers), Quebec to New York City on July 18, 2014.   Source: New York State Police – Troop B