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Podcast 6am Tuesday 6/17/14

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Broadway Reconstruction Update –

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Wednesday June 18th – It’s almost over! One more day of installation before the undercoating pavement is laid down on Thursday and Broadway will re-open once the asphalt has cooled to a safe level.. Tuesday June 17th Broadway will be closed to all traffic from 6:00 am until 6:00 PM on Wednesday June 18th.  Contractor…

New Names for LP Trolleys

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If you’re having trouble naming your trolleys, The Lake Placid Village Board suggests turning to the Kindergarten Students at Lake Placid Elementary School..  Trustee Jason Leon Explains “The Kinergarten Class at Lake Placid Elementary has previously named the trolleys and they’ve named three this year…”   The Red and Green Trolley will be named “Sprinkles.”…

Health Insurance Tops Lake Placid’s Budget

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The Village of Lake Placid is looking towards approval of their proposed 2014 – 2015 budget as their fiscal year comes to a close at the end of June..  During their last meeting, Mayor Craig Randall introduced a budget of $5,811,156 which represents an increase of $102,433 over the current year’s budget..  The Proposed Property…

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Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Summer Gala

The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Committee would like to remind the community that the RSVP date for its upcoming fundraiser, the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Summer Gala, is approaching on June 24.  The Gala will be held at Harrietstown Town Hall at 39 Main Street on Friday, July 11 at 6:30-10:00p.m.  Gala attendees will adorn elegant…

Calnon Says Planning the Budget is a Year Round Project

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The City of Plattsburgh’s $22 Million Dollar Budget takes more work to whittle down every year than you might think.. and this year, getting under the tax cap may prove to be more of a challenge than in years past..”We always want to be below the tax cap, obviously our goal would be to reduce…

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Birthday Club MOnday 6/16/14

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Podcast 7am Monday 6/16/14

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Podcast 6am Monday 6/16/14

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Taxi Drivers to See Updated Regulations in Lake Placid

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The Village of Lake Placid holds a public hearing tonight to hear public comment on changes to regulations affecting taxi drivers in and around the village..   Lake Placid Mayor Craig Randall says the village doesn’t necessarily have to deal with applications if they don’t want to.. “But we want to be sure that people are…

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Staffing Levels Assure Quick Emergency Response

Construction on South Catherine Street Continues and Plattsburgh’s Mayor Jim Calnon says the reason for traffic being routed southbound during construction is so that emergency crews can get to the south end of the city more rapidly..  “There’s a policy in place that regulates the minimum number of staffers for the fire department,” Calnon Says,…

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K&J – Preparing for the Lake Placid Horse Show

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The Lake Placid Horse Show kicks off June 24th and work is being completed on the new footings being installed in all of the major rings at the North Elba Show Grounds. Today in the K&J Show we’re speaking with Lori Martin who is the Executive Director of the Lake Placid Horse Show Association. The…

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Podcast 7am Friday 6/13/14

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Birthday Club Friday 6/13/14

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Republican Candidates Debate in Watertown

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Two candidates are vying for the nod from republicans in the primary on June 24th and they faced off in Watertown Thursday night in a debate that was broadcast on Mountain Lake PBS in Plattsburgh and on public stations across the northern rim..  Stefanik was on message, making sure that everyone knows she grew up…

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The Wild Flower Toolkit Project

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Councilwoman Becky Kasper is starting a new tradition this weekend.. She’s received the support of many local businesses and is also the recipient of the Mayor’s Monthly $500 Donation to community efforts.. It’s the Wild Flower Tool Kit project.. Kasper says everything is free.. and she says..  it’s really just an attempt to get people…

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Lake Flower Water Levels Remain Low

Infrastructure Replacement will not be completed today as previously reported due to current rain conditions.  Currently remaining JE Sheehan Construction has approximately 150’ of sanitary sewer pipe to be installed, which should be completed, weather depending by June 19th.  The Current Water Level at Lake Flower Dam is 13.3” below spillway. As of Friday, June…

Senate Expands NY Massage Therapy Instruction Policies

The State Senate on Thursday approves legislation sponsored by Senator Betty Little to permit licensed massage therapists from other states and countries to provide hands-on clinical instruction at continuing education programs in New York. Senator Little says “This change in law would broaden the field of instructors, benefiting licensed therapists participating in the continuing education…

ABA Bass Tournament This Weekend

The Adirondack Coast Visitors Bureau, along with the City of Plattsburgh, announce the start of the summer bass tournament season as the ABA Weekend Series heads to Lake Champlain this weekend..  The Visitor’s Bureau in a statement says More than 150 anglers will compete in Saturday’s tournament for a $6,000 prize. Registration for this event…

Uihlein-Ironman Sports Fund accepting applications

$40,000 in grants available this year The Uihlein-Ironman Sports Fund (UISF) of Lake Placid is once again accepting applications.  The fund, which is administered by Adirondack Foundation, supports nonprofit organizations that foster and promote life-long sports and healthy lifestyles for local kids and helps local athletes achieve their sports dreams.  A total of $40,000 will be awarded…