- Saranac Lake

K&J – Rugby Weekend Approaching

Jay at Petrova

Rugby Weekend is fast approaching and we caught up with Jay Annis at the Petrova Fields where they were filling in a drainage notch in the fields for the safety of the players as they re-design the field layout.

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Local Officials Comment on AMC Lake Placid Emergency Room

The Adirondack Health Board of Directors are pursuing an option to transition the AMC Lake Placid Emergency Room to a facility that would be part time.. We spoke with Lake Placid Mayor Craig Randall and North Elba Supervisor Robi Politi over the weekend and asked them for their perspective.

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Paul Smith’s College adds 24hr Dispatch Center

AUDIO – 072913 – Paul Smiths College adds 24hr dispatch center Paul Smith’s College will hire a trained fire safety officer and staff a 24-hour dispatch center on campus, bolstering the institution’s ability to respond to emergencies. The additions will allow the college to provide the first response to most fire alarms on campus, reducing the…

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Lake Flower Ave on NYSDOT agenda

New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) Commissioner Joan McDonald announced today that the draft Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) for federal fiscal years 2014 through 2017 is available for review. Pursuant to the federal requirement, the document provides a comprehensive list of all federally funded highway and transit projects, which for the four-year period…

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Legislator Paul Maroun Talks Franklin County

In an in depth interview with Franklin County Legislator Paul Maroun, we speak about issues facing the Franklin Couty Legislature.        AUDIO – 072613 – Interviews Paul Maroun on Franklin County

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Imagine A Shorline Bike Path on Lake Flower Avenue

Scott Stoddard is a local resident who spoke about a concept which appears in almost every planning document created for The Village of Saranac Lake.. He reminded the village board on Monday to keep an eye towards the Long Term while still working to repair Lake Flower Avenue. AUDIO – 072413 – Shorline Trail on Lake…

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Numbers are up for NCCC – Registration Continues

North Country Community College President Dr Steven Tyrell says the numbers are up and Registration is a good way for students to get to know the college better.. AUDIO – 072413 – NCCC Registration

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One Road is “Useless” The Other Remains in Limbo

North Country Community College is working with the planning board to identify the parameters by which they might propose an administrative welcome center for the college which would be located on Lake Flower Avenue in Saranac Lake. Both the Planning Board and NCCC were looking to the Village of Saranac Lake for guidance as to…

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Saranac Lake Adds Their Support for Base Lodge

Dewey Mountain Friends received a unanimous vote in favor of supporting their application to the state for a grant which would help to finance the new Base Lodge at Dewey Mountain. Mary Thill spoke to the board prior to their vote.  AUDIO – 072313 – Dewey Mountain Project

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Beach Feasibility Study to Move Forward

Shawn Boyer, organizer of Lake Flower Beach Return on Facebook and a group of residents interested in returning the beach in Saranac Lake to Lake Flower reports the group has raised more than $5,000 towards a feasibility study, which now goes forward. AUDIO – 072313 – Lake Flower Beach Return Delivers on $5,000 Promise

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K&J – Chandler Ralph Reviews Obama Care

Adirondack Health President and CEO Chandler Ralph reviewed the strengths and weaknesses of Obama Care and it’s impact on local and rural hospitals at a recent Lake Placid Institute Roundtable. K&J – 072213 – Chandler Ralph at LP Institute Roundtable

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Gun Show Touts Hunter Safety

The Saranac Lake Fish and Game Club held their annual gun show and Bazaar over the weekend and we had an opportunity to speak with members and organizers.. AUDIO – 072213 – Saranac Lake Fish and Game Club Gun Show

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Saranac Lake “Movie Night” Friday at 9pm

Saranac Lake Movie Nights continue Friday night (7/19/13) with the movie “UP” at the Berkley Green. Rain or shine at 9pm. We speak with Village Trustee Barb Rice about the event and it’s objectives .AUDIO – 071913 – Movie Night in Saranac Lake UP

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K&J – Spencer Boatworks Grand Re-opening

K&J – 071813 – Spencer Boatworks Grand Re-Opening We spent some time with Owner Jay Annis at the new Spencer Boatworks Facility. The Ribbon Cutting for their Grand Re-Opening was Wednesday 7/17/13 at 3pm.

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Fall Comes Quickly for S.L. Chamber

We Spoke with Katy Van Anden who is the Executive Director of the Saranac Lake Area Chamber of Commerce at a recent

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Saranac Lake – Village Wide Garage Sale

AUDIO – 071513 – Saranac Lake Village Wide Garage Sale

The Women’s Civic Chamber finds success in their effort to promote a community based garage sale in Saranac Lake.

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Adult Center Faces Loss of Public Funding

AUDIO – 071213 – Saranac Lake Adult Center losing Public Funding

The Saranac Lake Adult Center Board placed public funding from Harrietstown and North Elba in Jeopardy on Thursday with their vote to ban the previous director from the facility. and as of today, there may be no director at all as it appears the current director has said goodbye.

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Dewey Mountain Friends Re-Apply for Parks Grant

AUDIO – 071213 – Harrietstown Board Supports Friends of Dewey Mountain

The Town of Harrietstown is in full support of the efforts by the Friends of Dewey Mountain group working to raise funds for a new lodge at Dewey. The Town Board approved a resolution in support of their grant application at Thursday’s Board Meeting

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Saranac Lake asks for More Glade Skiing from the DEC

The Village of Saranac Lake says they’re all in support of glade skiing opportunities in the Saranac Lake Wild Forest and voted unanimously on Monday to approve a resolution to that effect for consideration by the DEC as the agency begins to upgrade it’s policies for that area..  In their resolution, the Village Board said…