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K&J – The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Parade

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Today we’re going to look back on the Gala Winter Carnival Parade, one of the major events during the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival which highlights the second weekend of the celebration. Every year, the parade lineup begins under the Mobil sign on Broadway in Saranac Lake. The Chairman of the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival is…

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K&J – Lake Flower Lodge Developer Chris LeBarge

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Another Public Hearing is now just ten days away for the public to air their feelings about a proposed 93 room Destination Resort Hotel known as the Lake Flower Lodge… Chris Lebarge is one of the developers of the project and joins us today in the K&J Show here on WNBZ.. On Monday, The Village Board…

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K&J – Winter Carnival Rotary Show

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The Director of this year’s Winter Carnival Rotary Variety Show Dancers may be a little under the weather come Tomorrow Night…  But the show must go on, so to speak. And it will. In fact tickets are still on sale and available at Post Office Pharmacy and Ampersound just to name a few of 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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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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K&J – Plattsburgh Council Votes to Invite Medical Marijuana Growers to the City

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Plattsburgh is one of the first municipalities in the State of New York to actively invite Growers of Medical Marijuana to their community… In their initial approval of growers, New York State is planning to limit the number of certifications.. The City Council on Thursday evening voted unanimously for a resolution put forward by Councilor…

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K&J – Previewing Winter Carnival Coronation

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The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Kicks off on Friday with the Coronation of Winter Carnival Royalty and it’s presented every year by the Women’s Civic Chamber. The dress rehearsal was held Wednesday night at the Harrietstown Town Hall, which is where we found the Saranac Lake WInter Carnival Court and their advisers. They were putting…

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K&J – Saranac Lake Mayor Clyde Rabideau

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Saranac Lake Mayor Clyde Rabideau spoke with us on Tuesday afternoon at the Village Offices in the Harrietstown Town Hall and with The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival just around the corner, Mayor Rabideau and I began by previewing the Mayor’s Snowball Toss event, which is scheduled to begin at 1pm, Sunday February 8th. Registration for…

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K&J – The Adirondack Council’s Executive Director Willie Janeway

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Governor Cuomo’s proposed budget, According to the Adirondack Council, is good news for the Adirondack Park.. And while the Governor didn’t focus as much in his speech on new environmental legislation and funding…  He did include Pro-Adirondack funding among the items in his legislative agenda… Today on the K&J Show, our guest is Willie Janeway.. …

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K&J – Lake Placid’s Silver & Bronze Medalist Andrew Weibrecht

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The 2015 U.S. Alpine World Ski Championships Team will be announced this evening.. and odds are quite good that Andrew Weibrecht will be again be a member of the team headed to Colorado for the World Championships, the equivalent of the Olympics in and off year. Last weekend Weibrecht finished a very respectable 5th and his skiing…

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K&J – Exploring Gov. Cuomo’s Education Reform Agenda

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Today we’re talking with Don Carlisto about the list of reforms Governor Cuomo has proposed for Education in New York..  Don is the Co-President of his local teachers association in Saranac Lake and a member of  The New York State United Teachers Union Board of Directors…  We’re Joined in the conversation by Kelsey Darby who…

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K&J – Governor Cuomo says “Reform Education”

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Governor Cuomo spent a great deal of time during the State of the State Address on education reform and spoke about several sweeping changes he’s proposing…  According to the Governor.. As of this year, school aid is at its highest level ever and over 65 percent of recent increases were directed to high-need school districts.…

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New Terminal Opens at Adirondack Regional Airport

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The Adirondack Regional Airport has been undergoing some major upgrades recently.. and on Tuesday afternoon, airport officials along with the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) and the Saranac Lake Chamber of Commerce helped to celebrate the grand re-opening of the airport terminal with a larger.. modern version of what used to be just one…

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K&J – Honoring Martin Luther King Jr

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With the Holiday Weekend upon us honoring the late Reverend Martin Luther King Junior.. We’re talking with Reverend Joanne White who is the Pastor at the Presbyterian Church in Saranac Lake.. and Father Bill Small, a retired Episcopal Priest. He remains active on many ecumenical groups in the community..  Father Small was in Washington when…

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A Ceremonial Oath of Office for Congresswoman Elise Stefanik

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Although she took the oath of office on Tuesday, The youngest woman in the history of the House of Representative was in Plattsburgh on Saturday afternoon to take a ceremonial oath of office. Congresswoman Else Stefanik was honored by a full house at the Clinton County Offices in Plattsburgh. She spoke about bipartisanship, working to…

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K&J – An Interview with Plattsburgh Councilwoman Becky Kasper

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Councilwoman Becky Kasper represents WARD V in the City of Plattsburgh. She took the oath of office along with the rest of the City Council, all of whom are now just a few days past their one year anniversary. All of the City Councilors, with the exception of Mike Kelly had never experienced doing the…

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K&J – Looking Back At a Musical First Night

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If you’re wondering what your music teachers do when they’re not teaching…  They’re probably somewhere singing, or playing in this case..  In the K&J show today, we found ourselves in St Bernard’s Church on New Year’s Even. The Adirondack Wind Ensemble is just one of the groups ringing in the new year during First Night…

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K&J – An Interview with Plattsburgh Mayor Jim Calnon (Part Two)

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Today on the K&J Show, (6:30am and 8:10am)  Join us for Part Two of our conversation with Plattsburgh’s Mayor Jim Calnon, who is headed into year number two of his term.. As we head into the new year, we’ve asked Mayor Calnon about his first year as Mayor, and about some of his plans for the…

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K&J – First Night Saranac Lake – Schedule

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Today on the K&J Show, we’re speaking with the three women who’ve been the brains behind First Night Saranac Lake for the last 9 years.. Connie Langdon and Nancy LaBombard, who are responsible for scheduling the venues and booking the entertainment, and Sue Patterson, who is in charge of fundraising year after year..This year, First…

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K&J – An Interview with Plattsburgh Mayor Jim Calnon (Part One)

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Today on the K&J Show, Part one of our conversation with Plattsburgh’s Mayor Jim Calnon, who is headed into year number two of his term.. As we head into the new year, we’ve asked Mayor Calnon about his first year as Mayor, and about some of his plans for the future.. In part one of…

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