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News
with Ken Tingley
A couple months or so ago, I got a phone call from someone who we had written a story about. The police had arrested this person and accused them of committing a crime.
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with Michael Goot
A handful of outdoor enthusiasts braved frigid temperatures Friday to get to Whitehall school in a unique way – via snowmobile.
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with Maury Thompson
From my spare time reading: I’m up to page 555 in the book “On Active Service in Peace and War,” biography/memoir of Henry Stimson, who served in the administrations of six presidents and cabi…
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with Scott Donnelly
Garnet Hill Lodge is getting in on the region’s craft beverage renaissance, with the resort’s first craft beer pairing dinner.
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Also at Chester's Town Board meeting this month, Town Board Member Michael Packer and Supervisor Fred Monroe discussed Finch's timber harvesting plans.
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Things you learn when researching a quote for your blog:
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My phone rang off the hook today.
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It's not a surprise to me, and probably not to you either if you spent your winter here in the Glens Falls region, that the month of February we just endured was the coldest on record.
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Opinion
with Will Doolittle
The important thing about the Justice Department report on the Ferguson, Missouri police department is that it not only reveals a pattern of discriminatory policing over many years, but points…
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Community
with Julie Dowd and Martha Petteys
While the earth is still cold and snow covered, the increasing sun and periodic call of birds gives me hope that spring is on its way.
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Arts / Life
with Doug Gruse
Chinese New Year is Thursday.
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with Angelia Abbott
It is that time of year again. Floyd Warriors will be sponsoring the Project Easter Bunny. You can visit them online at www.floydwarriors.com.
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Sports
with Don Lehman
It looks like it's going to be another winter where ice fishing season stretches into April.
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with Diana C. Nearhos
The Adirondack Flames lost two forwards at the NHL trade deadline. Sven Baertschi was traded to Vancouver and Drew Shore was recalled.
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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
TUESDAY CAPSULES (Civic Center games only)
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with Brett Hudson
As we wait for the semifinal round to begin, let's take a look at some of the best individual moments of the Section II Girls Basketball Tournament thus far and break down the team stats among…
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with Pete Tobey
State runner-up Orion Anderson of Schuylerville heads up the list of Foothills Council wrestling all-stars, which includes three each from Schuylerville and Queensbury on the first team.
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Spring Sports
with Brett Hudson
The flavor of the week for the Class D schools in the area has been to merge individual sports programs with nearby schools, in order to boost participation numbers and keep those sports from …
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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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