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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
Local school officials are happy that it appears the state budget is going to be adopted on time and it will increase school aid more than Gov. Andrew Cuomo had originally proposed.
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with Maury Thompson
I'm reading "F.D.R. My Boss," by Grace Tully, private secretary to Roosevelt, during my vacation week.
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with Scott Donnelly
The #freethemoose campaign is catching on internationally.
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We've known since the fall that the new festival space was booking up quickly for this season.
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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 put a few miles on my car the last few days, traveling north to the Plattsburgh area and down to Greenwich a couple of times. And it was clear that the winter -- and budget cuts of the last …
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Opinion
with Will Doolittle
One of the students from the Oklahoma fraternity who led the racist chant on the bus full of young men and women has apologized in a moving and what appears to me sincere way. Not only did he …
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Community
with Julie Dowd and Martha Petteys
These jars are supposed to be for kids. But, I think we could ALL use these from time to time. 
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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
Wednesday is April 1, the annual opening day to open-water trout fishing season in New York. Here in northern New York, April 1 is basically still late winter most years, and this year is no e…
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with Diana C. Nearhos
Kenney Morrison had an optional practice and two morning skates to learn everything he could about the Adirondack Flames. So, not a lot.
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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
The 2015 Section II high school football schedules are out -- finally -- and I have posted the schedules for local teams in the greater Glens Falls area.
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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
With basketball season behind us, now we can transition our undivided attention to waiting for baseball season. So, with that, let's take a look at some of the dates to remember for the 2015 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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