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This week's most-read stories


Unsanctioned car cruise causes 'mayhem' in Lake George

An unsanctioned car cruise held in Lake George left skid marks on Canada Street and damaged a fence in front of an arcade. Read more

Crime and Courts

Police responded to standoff in Hudson Falls with man who wouldn't leave residence

Police were on the scene of a standoff in Hudson Falls. Read more


Fort Edward K-12 principal resigns

Fort Edward school Principal Sam Ratti has resigned effective Oct. 14 to become a principal at Northville Central School. Read more


Fire destroys Lakeside Lodge and Grille in Bolton Landing

A restaurant was destroyed by fire early Thursday morning in the heart of the hamlet of Bolton Landing. Read more


Queensbury town supervisor threatens lawsuit over vulgar words on political signs

Both signs urge people to vote for President Donald Trump with the line “no more B.S.” On the signs, the word is not abbreviated. Read more


Chestertown native succeeds in rowing to Hawaii; First time a rower has made it on the first try

A Chestertown native who went to school in Glens Falls has become the first person to succeed on their first try of rowing to Hawaii. Read more


Sign owners double down on 'B.S.' sign controversy; Queensbury board members offer opinions

The proud owner of a political sign that uses the spelled-out 'B.S.' word has added another sign to her yard in Queensbury.  Read more


Health officials: Birthday party spread COVID

A birthday party has led to a Warren County resident catching coronavirus, Warren County Health Services reported. Read more

Crime and Courts

Queensbury man charged with crack cocaine possession

State police arrested a Queensbury man on Tuesday for allegedly possessing crack cocaine. Read more


Local superintendents sound alarm over 20% cut in aid

School officials are warning of reductions in programs if districts do not receive federal funding to make up for a 20% cut in state aid. Read more

This week's promotions

Celebrating Nurses - The Heart of Healthcare

Celebrating Nurses is an exclusive series spotlighting 10 nurses from our region who were nominated by our readers for their dedication of … Read more

Support Local, Buy Local

Show your support for local businesses during this challenging time.  Purchase a gift card from local participating businesses.   Read more

This week's Photo Galleries

Lakeside Lodge & Grille fire

The Lakeside Lodge & Grille on Route 9N in Bolton was destroyed by fire on Thursday. Read more

Photos: 47th annual Adirondack Balloon Festival

The annual Adirondack Balloon Festival would be kicking off this evening in Crandall Park, but due to the coronavirus pandemic the event li… Read more

Recent Videos

Hurricane Storm Surge Examples

Examples of two types of continental shelf and the effect on storm surge. Read more

Cher, Tina Turner & Kate Smith "Beatles Medley"

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