Aug 27, 2014 — SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) Saratoga Race Course is celebrating the history and culture of its hometown with a day of activities at the historic track.
The New York Racing Association says Wednesday's Saratoga Heritage Day will feature live music at the grandstand and clubhouse entrances and other locations on the grounds, and performances by a local dance school on the track apron in front of the grandstand. Go to full article
State police are investigating the death and ask that anyone with information or questions call 518-897-2000
Aug 27, 2014 — Officials at Paul Smiths College say a student died on the campus north of Saranac Lake last night. Details remain unclear, but Nicholas Pendl from Allegany New York, was found dead Tuesday evening.
Pendl was a forestry student and also a member of the college's snowshoe racing and marathon canoe racing teams. Go to full article
Aug 27, 2014 — Three years ago, Hurricane Irene ripped through the New York's eastern Adirondacks destroying roads, homes, and the fire station in the town of Jay. Accroding to fire chief Jeffrey Straight, "No one will forget those days: the floodwaters, the damage, the houses, the businesses, the cost to the fire station itself."
But now, there's a new firehouse. Governor Cuomo was in the town of Jay yesterday to announce its opening. Go to full article
Aug 26, 2014 — LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (AP) New York's newest roadside historic marker honors an upstate native who grew up in the Adirondacks and went on to become a prominent figure in Hawaii... Go to full article
Aug 25, 2014 — Over the last year and a half or so you've been hearing our Prison Time Media Project series. In the series we look in-depth at prisons here in the North Country and how they... Go to full article
Aug 25, 2014 — Public opinion is still split over a controversial hotel project proposed for the Village of Saranac Lake. Lake Flower Lodging wants to build a 93-room, four-story hotel on... Go to full article
Aug 22, 2014 — ELIZABETHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) A 64-year-old northern New York man has been sentenced to five to 15 years in prison for stealing more than $700,000 from his longtime employer.... Go to full article