- Saranac Lake

Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports

Bloomingdale PBIS 02

If you Promise not to make any Assumptions about this next story, we may have a cool bear paw for you to put in the bowl… There’s a program called PBIS – Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports – which is being implemented in classrooms nationwide and in Bloomingdale, it began in 2009..

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Corey’s Road Closing Monday for Repair

Culvert 01

In The Parking Lot behind the offices at The Harrietstown Garage there’s a very big aluminum “Thing” which looks like a giant erector set actually – corrugated sections of galvanized aluminum are all bolted together to make a 5 foot high arch and sitting flat on the pavement is a

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

School Board is Reaching Out to Stakeholders

Saranac Lake Central School

The Saranac Lake Central School Board has decided to create a mechanism for various stakeholders to get together to re-envision education.. and has begun to reach out to teachers, parents and other stakeholders.. The objective – to discuss pertinent topics that involve students and staff.. It’s going to be called the Educational Vision Committee….

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Yes, Size Does Matter – for Bussing that is.

Bus Garage 01 - 220

It’s Back to School for Saranac Lake Students this morning and we took the opportunity to speak with Saranac Lake

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Phase II Funding Granted for Adk Regional Airport

The Town of Harrietstown is again the recipient of a federal grant for the Adirondack Regional Airport.. Congressman Bill Owens says the Adirondack Regional Airport keeps the nation connected to larger regional hubs like Boston and gives tourists convenient access to the Adirondacks.. The United States Department of Transportation grant will fund the design stage of a project to repair the airports terminal apron, which has deteriorated from water intrusion and poor drainage.. it will also fund the design of a plan to replace drain pipes underneath the apron to address the lack of subsurface drainage..

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

K&J – Andy Flynn – Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Memories

AndyFlynnicepalace 2010 slider

On the K&J show Thursday we’re speaking with Andy Flynn, whose new book “Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Memories” is out and Flynn will present an audio tour of the interviews and events which he includes in the book at Saranac Village at Will Rogers on Thursday September 12th at 7:30pm. It’s also an opportunity for…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Boil Water Order Issued for Olive Street in Saranac Lake

Residents of Olive Street from Sumner to Williams, Leona and Olive Street from Williams to 92 Olive are under a boil water order this morning.. The Boil Water order is being issued as a precaution because a water main break interrupted the water service and caused low water line pressures throughout the distribution system.. That means there’s a possibility that contamination may have been able to enter the distribution system. The Commissioner of Health says water should be boiled in a clean container for at least one minute after a rolling boil is obtained…

State Owns Broadway Lot

The village of Saranac Lake will not be selling the small parking lot on the corner of Upper roadway and Bloomingdale Avenue because—as it turns out—the village does not own the lot—It’s actually owned by the State of New York.. In an email to WNBZ, Saranac Lake Mayor Clyde Rabideau says the sliver of land…

Town Hall to Accept “In Person” School Tax Payments

Back to School and there are a few changes in Saranac Lake – One being the High School Lock Down and the other, to save in person payers the trouble of waiting outside the administrative offices, brings the ability for those paying in person to drop payments off at The Town of Harrietstown offices in…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Underground Work Nearing Completion on Olive Street

The Saranac Lake Department of Public Works has successfully transferred all of the water services onto the newer 8” main on Olive Street. Saranac Lake DPW Superintendent Jeff Dora says Two street mains have also been transferred to the 8” line and Village crews have also ……

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

County Wide Crackdown on Drugs Nets Over 40 Arrests

The Franklin County District Attorney’s Office now says they’ve arrested over 40 suspects in a massive drug raid… State Police in Ray Brook say seventeen people were arrested in early morning raids by multiple local police agencies including Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake and other federal agencies as a result of an ongoing narcotics investigation in Franklin ……

Village Seeking Management for Mt Pisgah

Saranac Lake Mt Pisgah

Mount Pisgah will be under new management this winter.. That’s because General Manager Charlie Martin has taken a private position in the community and won’t be available again to provide those services…  Village Manager John Sweeney has received permission from the Village Board to move forward on a Request For Proposals (RFP) to identify any…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Is a Reasonable Price Feasible?

Lake Flower Beach Return

It appears the request for a study may have wanted a little too much information……

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Pagers for Paul Smiths Fire Dept

The Paul Smith’s Gabriels Fire Department is facing a dilemma that the Village of Saranac Lake in cooperation with it’s Volunteer Fire Department may be able to solve.. The two fire Departments and members of the Village Board plan to meet today to finalize the details.. Trustee Tom Catillaz says there are paging frequencies that are available and already licensed that are not currently being actively used by the …….

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

K&J – Invading the Adirondack Watershed Institute

082213  - OWENS at Paul Smiths - Watershed Institute

Congressman Bill Owens has been meeting regularly with organizations focused on the prevention of invasive species in the…..

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Plein Air Honors for Sandy Hildreth

082613 - Saranac Lake Honors Plein Air Festival

Saranac Lake Mayor Clyde Rabideau presents Plein Air Organizer Sandy Hildreth with a plaque honoring Saranac Lake Art Works for their work on the Plein Air Festival. …..

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Technology Policies for the Classroom

Technology can be a real plus for teachers and students alike but administrators in our local school systems are dealing with drawing the line between productive use of smarter computer and communications technology and inappropriate use of cell phones and other devices in the school setting during the day.. To get a better feel for that we sat down with Saranac Lake’s District Superintendent Diane Fox in the Library at Petrova….

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

20 Plus New Jobs Possible at Bionique

082213 - Harrietstown Regular Board meeting

The Town of Harrietstown is leveraging their authority in support of Bionique Testing Laboratories and their initiative to seek funding for the expansion of their labs in Lake Clear.. Harrietstown Councilman Ron Keough says if Bionique is able to expand their current footprint at the business park, there’s an opportunity for 20 plus jobs to be…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

AMC Building Emergency Room Committee

Adirondack Health President and CEO Chandler Ralph says there’s been some progress on plans to coordinate with officials from Lake Placid and the Town of North Elba in the creation of a committee to assist AMC Lake Placid with decisions on scheduling and hours of operation.. The Hospital hopes to have the committee formed and meeting………

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

K&J – Water Treatment Part II with Kevin Pratt

Kevin Pratt - Water Treatment Plant

Our tour of the waste-water treatment plant in Saranac Lake Continues. We’re touring the facility and heading to the new well water system which has currently become fully operational..

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.