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K&J – Bullying Prevention – Don’t Be a Bystander!

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Join us for a conversation with Lake Placid High School Principal Dana Wood, Lake Placid Middle School Principal Theresa Lindsay…..

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K&J – ADK Works – The Park Works when People Work

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The K&J show focuses today on a new organization called “ADK Works” a coalition of concerned Adirondack residents, business owners and community organizations who rallied together to advocate for solutions that lead to a speedy economic recovery and advance a simple but important concept: “The Park Works, When People Do.” The campaign comes at a time when…

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K&J – Learning to Curl in Saranac Lake

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Join us for the K&J show Friday Morning as we tour the newly designed “Sheets” of ice laid out end to end in the Saranac Lake Civic Center. Amber McKiernan is the Curling Club’s President. She Announced the return of the club to the Saranac Lake Civic Center after a 70 year hiatus.. This weekend, the…

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K&J – Revisits the New Pontiac Bay Hotel Project Announcement

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An Announcement Wednesday morning at the Village Offices in Saranac Lake brings to light a project for the community that could potentially change the economic outlook, but also become a landmark in the community. (Original Air Date: July 25th, 2013) K&J – 072513 – Hotel Project in Saranac Lake – Press Conference with Chris LaBarge…

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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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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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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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K&J – Walking “Out of the Darkness”

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Every Fall, family members, friends and colleagues walk together in hundreds of communities across the nation to raise awareness and end the stigma surrounding depression and other mental disorders which could lead to suicide… In Lake Placid, It was the fifth Out of The Darkness Community Walk.. The event is sponsored by the American Foundation…

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K&J – North Country Life Flight

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In the North Country, there’s an organization called Life Flight which quite literally bridges the gaps between community and tertiary care by minimizing the time it takes for patients to reach the most appropriate facility based on their profile of injury or illness. Saturday October 4th, 2013, North Country Life Flight, in conjunction with thte…

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K&J – Cape Air Considers Flight to White Plains

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Representatives from Cape Air met with The Harrietstown Board Wednesday afternoon at the Adirondack Regiona lAirport. Andrew Bonney is Vice President of Planning for Cape Air which has been providing Essential Air Service for 6 years in Saranac Lake. He says the relationship has been a good one and they’re planning on re-submitting the RFP…

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K&J – Touring St Joseph’s Addiction Treatment and Recovery Center

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A Tour of St Joseph’s Addiction Treatment and Recovery Center in Saranac Lake.. There are several Outpatient facilities throughout the region, but we’re focusing on the the 63 Bed Inpatient facility, and we start with a little history of the original building from Communications Director Jim Grant..  One of the important locations in the facility…

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K&J – New Visions for Health Care at AMC Saranac Lake

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While Congress is in gridlock over teh future of the Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”) The landmark law moves forward today in a big way. Health Insurance Marketplaces (Exchanges) are open for business today. Here in the Adirondacks we take the opportunity to talk about the future of health care in our region by learning about a program in the local high schools which allows students to learn first hand about the health care profession. Today on the K&J show we’re speaking with instructor Allison Riley-Clark about the program.

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K&J – 25 Years with Mark Kurtz

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If you go to MarkKurtzPhotography.com the first thing you see is a slide show with panoramic views of the region, which immediately capture your attention and pull you into the experience..  And this of course, is why so many clients over the years have contracted with Mark to find the picture perfect moment in time…

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K&J – What Do this Pickup Truck and Lands End Have in Common?

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The Tri Lakes Cruisers meet every Tuesday in Ray Brook but yesterday afternoon (Tuesday, September 25th, 2013) there were more vehicles and plenty of elected officials from the Town of Harrietstown on hand at a special location at the Saranac Lake Civic Center. The event wasn’t focused on Politics, but it gave everyone an opportunity…

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K&J – U.S. Skeleton Push Championships

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Monday morning during The Morning News on WNBZ and ROCK105 we spend time at the U.S. National Push Championships where we learn from elite athletes from across the country about their journeys to become some of the best in their sport around the world.. Gracie Clapp-Taylor (Saint Johns, Fla.) and Tom Santagato (Astoria, N.Y.) claimed their respective…

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K&J – Touring FEH BOCES

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Join us for the K&J Show on Friday as we tour the FEH BOCES facilities in Saranac Lake. The Building is home to Cosmetology, Home and Occupational Therapy, Automotive, Shop, The PASS program and Alternative Learning. The Career and Technical Education (CTE) program offers an array of specialized courses at two locations, the Adirondack Educational…

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K&J – Connecting Youth and Communities During Kiwanis Radio Week

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The Lake Placid, Wilmington Connecting Youth and Communities Coalition is once again a primary supporter of the Kiwanis Club of Lake Placid and President Mary Deitrich says that’s because the CYC and Kiwanis both have similar goals for children in the community. A Few Excerpts from www.ConnectingYouth.com; The Lake Placid-Wilmington Connecting Youth and Communities Coalition…

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K&J – Today – Tupper Lake’s Point of View

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The Wild Center is host to the final public listening session hosted jointly by the Department of Transportation and the Department of Environmental Conservation..   Tupper Lake Residents were joined by residents of Lake Placid and Saranac Lake as well as people from as far away as Pennsylvania who’ve expressed an interest in the success of…

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K&J – Kiwanis Radio Week / The Teddy Bear Picnic

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Kiwanis Radio Week continues and here in the K&J show we’re taking the opportunity to speak about an organization whose mission is to support children and the youth in their community, the Lake Placid Kiwanis Club… [EasyGallery id='kiwanisteddybearpicnic'] Click on the picture above for a Gallery of Teddy Bear Picnic Pictures K&J – 091713 –…

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K&J – Touring the Saranac Museum & Growing up Guggenheim

In September 2012, The Trudeau Institute played host to one of Historic Saranac Lake’s Lecture Series. Peter Lawson-Johnston, a fifth-generation member of the Guggenheim family, discussed his memoir, “Growing Up Guggenheim: A Personal History of a Family Enterprise,” in the John Black Room of the Saranac Laboratory Museum. A grandson of Solomon R. Guggenheim, since…

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