Wanakena, NY, Nov 28, 2013 — Well, it's Thanksgiving, a great day for storytelling. So we have a great one from deep in the NCPR archives. Twelve years ago, in fact. Our website was just one year old. The photos are the size of postage stamps. Facebook wouldn't exist for another several years.
Our Adirondack bureau chief, Brian Mann, took me on one of the classic Adirondack canoe routes. Through the Five Ponds Wilderness and some of the most remote forests and rivers in the East. Here's Brian's story of our journey. It's the kind of story you want to listen to rather than read. Click to listen! Go to full article
Nov 27, 2013 — Authorities are continuing to probe Saranac Lake's first murder case in nine years. The body of Ward Wilbur of Lake Placid was found by police inside an apartment building in a residential neighborhood of the village Monday morning.
Police say he had been beaten and stabbed by his former girlfriend, who's been charged with second degree murder. New information in the case was released yesterday, but many questions, including what sparked the alleged attack, have yet to be answered. Go to full article
Nov 27, 2013 — Students, teachers and staff at Long Lake Central School celebrated Thanksgiving with a special lunch last week. It included turkey and the usual side dishes: potatoes,... Go to full article
Nov 26, 2013 — SARANAC LAKE, N.Y. (AP) A 29-year-old woman faces a second-degree murder charge after police found a 65-year-old man beaten and stabbed to death inside a Saranac Lake... Go to full article
Redding, CA, Nov 26, 2013 — You can take a musician out of the Adirondacks, but somewhere in the music there's still a link back home. California singer-songwriter Jonathan Foster released his debut... Go to full article
Nov 25, 2013 — A winter storm watch is posted for this week, on top of a windy, cold few days. Storm windows and extra layers help us humans, but what about our trees and shrubs? ... Go to full article