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An Intriguing Policy Change for City Council Meetings

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If you’ve ever been to a municipal meeting, then you know there are usually opportunities during public meetings for audience members to stand and make any comments they like, usually for a limited amount of time.. The goal, if you ask most community leaders is to be sure that the process is open and that…

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Jury reaches a verdict in the case against Angela Ball..

The Jury has come back with a verdict in the Trial of Angela Ball, a resident of Saranac Lake who attacked her boyfriend Ward Wilber inside her apartment with an aluminum baseball bat and stabbed him to death with a steak knife..  Ball, who is 30 years old, was found guilty and will now most…

Birthday Club.. 2/12/15

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Podcast 7am.. 2/12/15

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Stefanik Votes in Support of Keystone XL Pipeline

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Congresswoman Elise Stefanik(R-NY-21) voted in support on Wednesday afternoon of S. 1 – the Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act. This bipartisan legislation that has passed out of the Senate would authorize construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. “I am proud to support this commonsense, bipartisan energy project,” said Congresswoman Stefanik. “This project will create as…

The Need for Recreation in Plattsburgh is Overflowing

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A new report says residents in the City of Plattsburgh are always looking for more recreational activities… In fact.. the city commissioned the report and they’ve been looking carefully at recreational opportunities for their residents..  Plattsburgh’s Mayor Jim Calnon says it’s something they’ve been paying a lot of attention to in fact both for the…

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K&J – Winter Carnival’s Grand Marshall Jack LaDuke

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We spoke with the King and the Queen at the Grand Marshall’s reception on Tuesday evening…   The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Grand Marshall Jack LaDuke was also at the Red Fox for the reception followed by the Royalty Dinner. Both are a tradition of Winter Carnival where all of the Winter Carnival Royalty and…

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Winter Carnival Grand Marshall Jack LaDuke

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We spoke with the King and the Queen at the Grand Marshall’s reception on Tuesday evening…   and Jack LaDuke… The Grand Marshall himself was there as well.. He’s a journalist and a photographer.. Well known just about everywhere in the North Country… Click here for Audio of the K&J Show plus More Jack was born…

Obituary – Joseph Cavallo, Jr.

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Joseph Peter Cavallo, Jr., age 57, of 16 Rockledge Lane, Saranac Lake, died Friday, February 06, 2015 at the University Of Vermont Medical Center. Born in Saranac Lake, New York on September 14, 1957, he was the son of Joseph and Edna (Cole) Cavallo, Sr. Joseph, married Lillian Duffy on April 7, 2006 in Los…

Public Hearing Set for Lake Flower Lodge

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The Village of Saranac Lake is holding a second public hearing to discuss adjustments to the Zoning Laws which would allow the Lake Flower Lodge Project to move forward…  The developers, given the go ahead by the village would begin working with the Planning Board and other permitting agencies in hopes of receiving a final…

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Town of Plattsburgh Hears Presentation on Medical Marijuana for the North Country

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There are most likely going to be more than 100 applicants vying for just 5 certifications to grow medical marijuana in the state of New York… That’s according to a presentation from one group that hopes to become the North Country’s Seed to Sale Operator.. Douglas Butdorf is President of North Country Roots, he has…

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DPW Clears Roads / Lots for Winter Carnival

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We have word from Saranac Lake that the DPW will be cleaning the Municipal Parking Lot on Dorsey Street this week early on Thursday morning.  DPW Superintendent Jeff Dora says the work will be done between the hours of 2:00 AM and 6:00 AM and that all cars need to be moved otherwise they’ll be…

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Community Development Grant Could Net Funds for Home Repair

A Grant application is now in the hands of the State and if Plattsburgh’s Community Development Office has it’s way, Homeowners in the City will become the beneficiaries of funding to pay for home repairs including leaking roofs, plumbing, electrical work, or other problems that impact health and safety. Community Development Director Bruce Lawson joined…

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Schuyler Falls Fire – Not Suspicious

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On February 7th at 2:46pm the Plattsbugh Fire department was dispatched to a report of a structure fire at 34 Laura Dee Drive in the Town of Schuyler Falls. Firefighters arrived to find a two story home at that address well involved. No one was home at the time of the fire. The home is…

K&J – Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Coronation

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Today we’re going to look back at an event that kicks off the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival every year.. It’s the Coronation of Winter Carnival Court sponsored by the Women’s Civic Chamber..  Coronation is the event every year where we find out the names of the Winter Carnival King and Queen… but before we get…

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The Ladies Fry Pan Toss

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If there’s one event that has made headlines ever since it became a part of the first weekend of the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival.. It’s the Ladies Fry Pan Toss.. and over the years, there have been several different styles of throw and many different winners in each of the classes.. This year is no…

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The Petrova Winter Carnival

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The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival provides opportunities for organizations in the community to add their own touches to the larger whole and on Saturday one of those organizations is the Petrova Parents Club.. The Petrova Winter Carnival is held on the first Saturday of Winter Carnival.. with a book sale, and fun activities in the Cafeteria…

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Birthday Club.. Mon 2/9/15

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Podcast 7am… Mon 2/9/15

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Winter Carnival Coronation Exceeds Expectations

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The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival is now underway and so far the theme of the Groovy 60s hasn’t disappointed. Coronation began with a beautiful rendition of the Star Spangled Banner by Olivia Hunt and the invocation by the reverend Joann White. Saranac Lake Mayor Clyde Rabideau proclaimed that Winter Carnival should begin and Sara the…