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School Board Appreciation is Next Week

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The last week of October is School Board Appreciation Week..  Administrators in Lake Placid took a moment to honor each member of the board…  The certificate reads “For dedicated leadership in public education and continuing service to the children of the Lake Placid Central School District.. Each Board member was presented with their certificate and Catania…

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Vermontville’s Billy Demong Takes Ninth National Title in Lake Placid

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During the K&J Show at the Flaming Leaves Festival we spent some time with Hometown favorite Billy Demong (Vermontville, NY) and he celebrated a weekend homecoming with his ninth national title at the U.S. Nordic Combined Championships in Lake Placid. Third after the morning jump, Demong posted the third fastest 10k cross country roller ski…

K&J – Ski Jumping and The Flaming Leaves Festival

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The Flaming Leaves Festival and Ski Jumping National Championships and Nordic Combined Ski Racing are all held at the Olympic Ski Jumping Complex with brews for the audience and music for the intermission. With the Olympics in Sochi Russia this winter means World Class athletes are in top shape as they prepare, including Nordic skier…

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Adirondack Council “State of the Park” to be Released Wednesday

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The Adirondack Council says it will release its 2013 State of the Park Report this Wednesday.  State of the Park is a 20-page, illustrated review of more than 100 actions taken by local, state and federal government officials, briefly explaining what they did to help or hurt the ecology and economy of the Adirondack Park over…

K&J – Lake Placid BREWFEST

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Columbus Day Weekend brings more than 30 craft brewers to the 1932 Rink at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid. Brewfest was held on Saturday from 3pm to 7pm Sponsored by Lake Placid Pub and Brewery and Adirondack Steak and Seafood. In this Extended K&J show we’ll speak with the sponsors, and find out who…

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Turnover on the Saranac Lake Adult Center Board

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The Votes are in and although somewhat hectic in the beginning, Members of the Saranac Lake Adult Center have chosen six out of the fourteen candidates for a three year term on the Center’s Board of Directors.. AUDIO – 101113 – Adult Center Board of Directors – Voting Five Board Members will remain including President…

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Harrietstown Gets Sandbagged by FEMA

It seems FEMA isn’t interested in protecting the integrity of the Harrietstown Town Hall, or at least they weren’t interested at the most recent meeting of stakeholders to discuss plans to repair the retaining wall which keep the Saranac River from encroaching on the property..Councilman Ron Keough told the board that FEMA is now expressing unwarranted concerns about how a new wall could change the downstream …..

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Govt Shutdown Impacts Adirondack Regional Airport

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The Government Shutdown is affecting more than just Washington… At the Adirondack Regional Airport, work has stopped abruptly on the repair and replacement of the VOR flight navigation system used by both Commercial Aircraft and General Aviation Flights in and out of Lake Clear.. The Unit is located in a building near the main runway…

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Birthday Club Friday 10/11/13

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Talk of the Town Friday 10/11/13

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Podcast 6am Friday 10/11/13

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Birthday Club Thursday 10/10/13

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Talk of the Town Thursday 10/10/13

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Podcast 6am Thursday 10/10/13

WNBZ News – 6am Podcast – 101013

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Congressman Owens Highlights Border Trade in Light of Shutdown

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While it seems like bipartisan cooperation is dead in Washington, there is a group of lawmakers working together to find balance between commercial and security interests on our border with Canada… Representative Bill Owens addressed the Canadian American Border Trade Alliance’s annual policy conference in Washington on Wednesday.. He says while there may be differences…

6 Seats Available on Adult Center Board

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Voting takes place today (Thursday 10/10/13) from 1pm until 2pm at the Saranac Lake Adult Center. Members of The Saranac Lake Adult Center have an opportunity to vote on their choices to fill 6 open positions on the Adult Center’s Board of Directors…  There are 14 people who have submitted their names to the membership…

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K&J – National Physician Assistant Week

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The Health Care Industry is Honoring Physician Assistants during  National Physician Assistant Week. We took the opportunity to speak with Dona Kilgore and her husband, Justin Kilgore, about their work with Adirondack Health. Both Are Physician Assistants but each has their own specialty. Dona’s focus is on primary care at the Saranac Lake and Tupper…

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North Elba Expects to Exceed 1.66% Tax Cap

The Town of North Elba may be headed for a budget showdown with Governor Cuomo’s Tax Cap initiative… At their meeting in November the board plans to get ahead of the curve and prepare for an eventuality that may require the budget to exceed the state’s requirement.. North Elba Supervisor Robi Politi says it’s going to be very difficult for the Town of North Elba to meet the tax cap of 1.66% for 2014….

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Finally Someone Who Understands the Importance of Parking

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The Saranac Lake Chamber of Commerce could conceptually have a new parking lot if all goes well for The Lake Flower Hotel Project… The planning for the new 6 story hotel across from NBT Bank on Lake Flower Avenue takes one more step towards becoming a reality following the conceptual approval for 24 parking spaces…

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