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NY Pay for Registered Nurses Below National Average

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Among New York’s 12 metropolitan areas, only New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island had wages significantly higher than the national average for registered nurses, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Nine areas, including New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island and Ithaca, had wages significantly higher than the national average for nursing assistants. Chief Regional Economist Martin Kohli noted that…

Mountaineer Supports Nature Conservancy

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KEENE VALLEY, NEW YORK – The Mountaineer, in partnership with Patagonia, Inc., today made a $1,000 donation to The Nature Conservancy’s Adirondack Chapter to support the nonprofit organization’s work with state and local transportation agencies to upgrade bridges and culverts with structures that simulate natural stream conditions. Replacing substandard culverts with properly sized, fish-friendly structures…

A Vote of Support for First Weekends Committee in Plattsburgh

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The First Weekends Committee gets a vote of support from the city of Plattsburgh and City Hall Place will close this weekend.. Twice.. Once for the Events on the Fourth of July and then again for the First Weekends Celebration on Saturday.. Plattsburgh Mayor Jim Calnon has expressed concern over closure of the road on…

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NCCC Names Students on President’s List

Saranac Lake, NY (July 2, 2014)—North Country Community College (NCCC) has released the names of students on the President’s and Vice President’s Honors Lists for the 2014 Spring Semester. President’s List The students named to the President’s List earned a grade point average of 3.5 to 4.0 out of a possible 4.0. To be eligible…

K&J – SUNY Plattsburgh’s Focus on Student Safety

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It’s the K&J Show on WNBZ.. On Rugar Street, SUNY Plattsburgh, in cooperation with the City Council will be installing two new raised table top cross walks for students.. Representatives from SUNY administration were on hand during the City Council meeting on Wednesday Night and we caught up with one of them… Brian Hartman is…

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Children Killed in AuSable Fire

On June 30, 2014, at approximately 9:30 PM, Clinton County 911 received a report of a structure fire at 918 Clintonville Road, Harkness, New York, located in the town of AuSable. New York State Troopers responded to the residence along with the Keeseville and Peru Fire Departments and several other area fire and rescue personnel. …

S.L. School Board to Appoint Board Member

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The Saranac Lake Central School Board has a new president this morning.. Clyde Baker takes over the reigns following the resignation of Deb Lennon which became effective July 1st… The Board also Chose Miles VanNortwick to be Vice President and two new members are sworn in on Tuesday Evening.. Aurora White and Kelly Morgan-Duprey are…

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Podcast 6am Wed 7/2/14

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Podcast 7am Tuesday 7/1/14

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Birthday Club – Tuesday 7/1/14

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A 20 Year Horse Show Veteran – Heather Hooker

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The Lake Placid Horse Show Association is Gearing up for Week Number Two… The I Love New York Horse Show which gets under way with a limited schedule today and then continues through Sunday July 6th… On Sunday we spoke with one competitor whose been coming to the horse show since she was a child..…

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Rotary Supports Mercy Care Programs

Lake Placid, NY  07/01/14 — Mercy Care for the Adirondacks received a $250 donation from Lake Placid Rotary to help support Mercy Care’s Friendship Volunteer, Volunteer Parish Nurse, and Community Empowerment Programs. Mercy Care is developing a new social model of extending mercy to elders living in their communities to relieve their isolation and loneliness…

Clinton Announces Spring 2014 Dean’s List

Plattsburgh, NY  07/01/14 – The following students have been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2014 Semester at Clinton Community College. Each student has achieved a grade point average between 3.25 and 3.749. Full Time Students Corey Aiken, Jr., Chateaugay Heath Andre, Saranac Alyson Arnold, Willsboro Katelyn Atkinson, Saranac Admir Bajraktarevic, Essex Junction…

K&J – Joint Comprehensive Planning for Lake Placid / North Elba

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The Village of Lake Placid and the Town of North Elba are moving forward on final approval of the North Elba Lake Placid Comprehensive Plan.. At a Joint Meeting recently, the Chairman of the Development Commission Dean Dietrich spoke with both boards about the changes and some of the wording modifications to help define how…

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Kayak Trip on Saranac River

Kayak Trip – Saranac River The Town of Plattsburgh Parks & Recreation Department will be offering a kayak trip to all Town of Plattsburgh active adults and seniors on July 17 from 5:30 – 8 PM. The trip will start at the Saranac Boat Launch (Bowen Road) at 5:30 PM and travel down the river…

Plattsburgh High School Graduates

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If you want to become the Valedictorian or the Salutatorian of your high school, there’s one thing that could increase your odds a bit…. If your name is Samantha Martin..  Now our study isn’t terribly scientific except what are the odds that two seniors named Sam Martin would rank at the top of their class..…

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Podcast 7am Monday 6/30/14

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Birthday Club 6/30/14

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Cherubini and Coles Win Saturday Features at 45th Annual Lake Placid Horse Show

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            Lake Placid, New York-June 28, 2014-Alexandra Cherubini and Julie Coles won the two sections of the Crowne Plaza Resort NAL & WIHS Adult Jumper Classics, Saturday’s featured events at the 45th annual Lake Placid Horse Show, Presented by Sea Shore Stables.             Riding EquiFit Carlos, Cherubini won the 18-40…