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with Ken Tingley
When I first arrived in Glens Falls as sports editor, I knew I had a lot to learn, especially about horse racing. It is a complex sport and a big business at Saratoga.
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with Michael Goot
New York state ranked 34th in an analysis of the 50 states and Washington, D.C. for the quality of its school system, according to WalletHub.
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with Maury Thompson
Democratic congressional candidate Mike Derrick on Tuesday would not discuss remarks he, or someone acting on his behalf, posted on his campaign Twitter page accusing U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik,…
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with Scott Donnelly
If you’re going to be around this weekend, and if you like locally made spirits and barbecue, you can find both at Springbrook Hollow Farm Distillery on Clements Road in Queensbury.
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This was my favorite quote from Gov. Andrew Cuomo's remarks to a room full of pipe tradesmen and women Tuesday morning at the Fort William Henry Conference Center. He was speaking about challe…
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When last we left this blog two weeks ago, I was looking forward to a couple of big local concerts.
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Warren County supervisors are hearing today about Saratoga & North Creek Railway's plan to store out-of-service tank cars on rail sidings in the region.
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Opinion
with Will Doolittle
The Boston Olympics bid is dead because a group of skeptical citizens dared to ask whether the figures made sense for the everyday resident of the city. Every Olympic bid, and even more, every…
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Community
with Julie Dowd and Martha Petteys
"Want to see my big girl tooth?"
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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
How much do you know about childhood cancers? It’s a difficult issue to think about, mostly because it’s sad to imagine that any baby or small child could have such a terrible and often termin…
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Sports
with Don Lehman
It took a while this year, but we have finally gotten to the dog days of summer. That means area trout streams are low and warm, to the point of being unfishable other than a few hours in the …
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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
Hey folks! I'm actually on vacation here, but I wanted to give you a heads-up on games that Section II Class D football teams (and Class C Lake George/Hadley-Luzerne) have lined up to fill the…
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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
CLASS AA
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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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