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with Ken Tingley
If you were paying attention last week, we celebrated Sunshine Week and repeatedly made a case of why open government, freedom of information and access to government records is important to c…
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with Michael Goot
Another day, another rally.
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with Maury Thompson
U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, is an original cosponsor of legislation Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D., introduced March 19 to remove a federal standard for whole grains in school lunches tha…
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with Scott Donnelly
The #freethemoose campaign is catching on internationally.
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Last I looked at the online vote tallies for the eight organizations nationwide competing for a $10,000 Boat U.S. Foundation Grassroots Grant, the LGA was in the lead by hundreds of votes. 
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The editor didn’t know he’d chosen just the right guy for the St. Patrick’s Day feature story.
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My family settled in the Tug Hill region in the 1840s. I wonder why with a whole country to choose from, two German brothers and their wives would choose an area in Northern New York with the …
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I'm guessing the most widely read story on poststar.com this week will be this one, about the DEC's shooting of a deer in a Cambridge neighborhood on Monday.
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Opinion
with Will Doolittle
A story today talks about the rescue on Sunday of a woman and her two young sons who hiked to the top of Mt. Marcy Saturday afternoon, then got lost in blowing snow on their way off the summit…
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Community
with Julie Dowd and Martha Petteys
I was asking the lady at the deli counter which turkey meat was on sale.
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Arts / Life
with Doug Gruse
I had a fun time last night being one of three judges at the Chili Chow Down Challenge, a Greater Greenwich Chamber of Commerce/Comfort Food Community event at the Greenwich Elks Lodge.
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with Angelia Abbott
On this date, 4 years ago, I received a phone call to come to the doctor’s office for my biopsy results. Deep down I knew why they wouldn't give them to me over the phone.
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Sports
with Don Lehman
The calendar says late March, but if you look at most of the lakes around here, they look like it's still January.
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with Diana C. Nearhos
Ryan Huska felt the Adirondack Flames' power play just wasn't good enough on Wednesday night.
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Photography
Stop the Popping and Locking, already, my brain is shaking. I never Popped or Locked in my life.. although it did look healthy, I mean hip.
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Fall Sports
with Will Springstead
Stillwater senior forward Ian Cepiel, who broke the Section II single-season scoring record this fall, has decided to attend Oneonta State next fall.
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with Greg Brownell
Being a pack rat turned out to be a good thing today.
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with Brett Hudson
Here's the 2014 Post-Star Volleyball All-Star Team as seen in today's paper. Below the team you'll find a little explanation on some of the picks.
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with Pete Tobey
Five players from Queensbury's state runner-up football team have been named to Class A all-state teams by the New York State Sportswriters Association.
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Winter Sports
with Will Springstead
Here is the schedule for the State Boys Basketball Tournament this weekend. All games are at the Glens Falls Civic Center.
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with Brett Hudson
With the completion of Fort Edward's season in the state semifinals, the Adirondack League's girls basketball season is in the books and the league has released its all-star team.
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with Pete Tobey
The Adirondack League has announced its list of 2014-15 wrestling all-stars, including eight member wrestlers who reached the state tournament this season.
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Spring Sports
with Brett Hudson
As we're looking forward to the season, let's take a look at a couple of players that are poised to make a run at a record or two this season.
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with Pete Tobey
Fort Ann pitcher Molly Bailey has been named Class D Co-Player of the Year in softball by the New York State Sportswriters Association.
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