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Birthday Club Friday 7/25/14

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Two Die in High Speed Chase Through Ray Brook

The State Police continue to investigate a fatal collision that has now claimed the life of one other person. A 2011 Ford F-150 pick-up truck collided with a 2009 Honda Fit on State Route 86 in Ray Brook shortly before 2 p.m. following a brief pursuit by State Police. The Lake Placid Police Department had…

Expediting Honor Flight Screenings

The House of Representatives has approved the Honor Flight Act, H.R. 4812, by voice vote requiring the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator to establish a process that provides expedited and dignified passenger screening for veterans taking Honor Flights to visit war memorials that honor their service. Congressman Bill Owens says our nation’s veterans have served…

City Council Considers “Oil Train Task Force”

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A Canadian Pacific train was headed south over the Saranac River with a majority of DOT-111 Oil Cars in tow and Ironically, this particular train went by just as the City council was preparing to discuss an Oil Train Task Force proposed by Councilwoman Rachelle Armstrong.. The City Council is meeting again Thursday evening and once…

Birthday Club Thursday 7/24/14

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Podcast 7am – Thursday 7/24/14

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Podcast 6am Thursday 7/24/14

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DOT Announces Changes to Oil Train Regulations

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July 24th, 2014 – The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has issued new proposed rules on tankers transporting oil including quickly phasing out the use of old DOT-111 rail cars for transporting crude oil and other hazardous liquids. The new proposed rules would also propose new operational requirements that would reduce operating speeds and enhance…

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Birthday Club Wed 7/23/14

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Podcast 7am Wed 7/23/14

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Lapan Sewer Project to Repair “Eminent Failure”

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The Village of Saranac Lake has taken emergency action to repair a section of sewer pipe that if it were to fail, could affect more than 30% of the residents of the village who live on Kiwassa Road and South of the Lapan Highway.. The project is in response to several sections of this sewer which…

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K&J – LeRoy’s Turns 50

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LeRoy Pickering started in business in 1964.. Next Friday, the first of August, LeRoys will be celebrating 50 years in business with a special party, prizes, and an open bar from 7 to 9 at the VFW in Tupper Lake.. We took an opportunity to speak with LeRoy and his partner Bucky Clark about the automotive…

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Opinion – Congressman Bill Owens

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Congressman Owens has written an editorial called “Creating a Competitive, Sustainable Global Workforce” we’ve posted the editorial here; This month, in a rare and encouraging show of bipartisanship, the House and Senate overwhelmingly approved an overhaul of federal job training programs with passage of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). Now headed to the…

2014 New Vision Students Honored

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Twelve area high school seniors were recently honored before family and as graduating members of the New Vision Program, Class of 2014.  The heartfelt ceremony capped a year of rigorous academic work paired with clinical rotations alongside Adirondack Health staff. In a room filled to capacity, opening remarks were made by Adirondack Health Chief Nursing…

A New Finance Committee in the Town of Plattsburgh

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The Town of Plattsburgh is one step closer to their goal of recruiting members of the community to sit on a newly formed Finance Committee.. At their Regular Meeting on Monday night, the board approved the appointment of Carol Rugar..who works with the Vice President for Student Affairs at SUNY Plattsburgh and she and her…

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Podcast 7am Tuesday 7/22/14

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Podcast 6am – Tuesday 7/22/14

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CVPH Foundation – Mayor’s Cup Bike Ride Raises $2,500

The Foundation of CVPH Medical Center’s Mayor’s Cup Bike Ride held Sunday, July 13, raised $2,500 for the CVPH Travel Fund. The fund assists income eligible North Country residents who need to travel outside the area for care not provided at CVPH Medical Center. We’ve Posted more on our website at WNBZ.com Thank you to…

Birthday Club Monday 7/21/14

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State Police Investigating single plane crash in Lake Placid

On July 19, 2014, at approximately 10:39 a.m., New York State Police were advised of a single engine plane crash which occurred off River Road in the town of North Elba.  Lake Placid Fire Department responded and extinguished the flames after the aircraft burst into flames upon impact. The investgation has so far determined that…