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News
with Ken Tingley
Our Sports Editor Greg Brownell is back working after his cross-country driving adventure.
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with Michael Goot
Hope everybody enjoyed their July 4th weekend. I will be having a short week as I leave Wednesday for an out-of-town wedding. In the meantime, here is some news on Common Core:  
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with Maury Thompson
I stopped at The Folklife Center at Crandall Public Library on Monday to look for a photograph I thought I had seen there of the mobile district office van of former U.S. Rep. Gerald Solomon, …
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with Scott Donnelly
It looks like Norman Surplus, the man who is breaking records in an autogyro, is taking some time out of the cockpit in Nantucket, according to the website that tracks his position in real time.
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The Lake Champlain Basin Program’s 2015 State of the Lake and Ecosystem Indicators Report was released this week.
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The Comfort Food Community, which runs the Greenwich Food Pantry and other programs, got some help from local fire departments and businesses and now has $10,000 more than it did a month ago.
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I talked to a vendor who had set up one of the temporary fireworks tents in Queensbury on Sunday, and he said sales were good.
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Opinion
with Will Doolittle
The Women's World Cup is over, unfortunately. What a great run it was for the U.S. In retrospect, the team and its coaches did everything right -- starting conservatively, with the emphasis on…
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Community
with Julie Dowd and Martha Petteys
Hiking. Camping. Playing outdoors. It's a good time to review the top three plants that can make you and your kids have a bad day -- poison ivy, poison oak and sumac.
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Arts / Life
with Doug Gruse
NBC News reports that a “pollen tsunami” has arrived in the Northeast.
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with Angelia Abbott
Yesterday I got an alert that my MRI test results were available through the hospital's online portal. I won't even pretend that my whole body didn't fill with anxiety, even though I figured i…
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Sports
with Don Lehman
I had the day off Monday and figured if I got up early I could hit a trout stream before the sun got high and water warmed.
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with Diana C. Nearhos
Barry Nearhos stepped to the line and the referee passed him the ball for his free throws. As he prepared to take the shot, the ref stopped him and motioned for Barry to turn around.
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Photography
“Whaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaat? Wheeeere?  I can’t  stand where?  First three songs? Whaaaaaaat? “
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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
Some closing thoughts on the cross-country journey:
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I received quite the pleasant call from Burnt Hills coach Gary Bynon yesterday. He was letting me know about the quality event that Lake George High School will be hosting next weekend, featur…
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with Pete Tobey
Still a couple of months to go, but here's Ticonderoga's 2015 football schedule:
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Winter Sports
with Will Springstead
Player of the Year: Joel Wincowski, Sr., G, Lake George. 33.0 ppg, led team in rebounds and assists. Class C State Player of Year. Class C State Tournament MVP. Finished career as the state's …
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The New York State Sportswriters' Association released its girls basketball all-state team today and it included high honors for several girls in Section II, but especially in our area.
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with Pete Tobey
Saratoga Springs placed two wrestlers on the Suburban Council All-Star team.
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Spring Sports
with Will Springstead
Player of the Year: Brett Rodriguez, Queensbury
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with Pete Tobey
My apologies for being out of town Saturday and Sunday, but here is the 27th annual Post-Star All-Area softball team, which was published on the back page of Sunday’s sports section.
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