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Go to SnowBall, and support Big Tupper

December 12, 2013 Do you love Big Tupper Ski Area and want it to thrive? Do you want to be where there’s good fellowship, food, drink, live entertainment and a festive atmosphere? Where people put on their best... more »»

Treatment hasn’t healed health act yet

December 11, 2013 The good news is the Affordable Care Act website — www.healthcare.gov — seems to be able to handle many users at one time. After two months of website crashes, the White House now says healthcare. more »»

Mandela left a path for others to follow

December 9, 2013 Nelson Mandela is gone, and with him goes the steadying influence he brought to governments across Afric. more »»

Santa’s coming to town

December 5, 2013 The kick-off for Home for the Holidays in Saranac Lake will start at 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, at the Berkeley Square and the Sparkle Village Craft show at the Harrietstown Hall. more »»

Keep Ogdensburg psych center open

December 4, 2013 The state’s plan to close the St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center in Ogdensburg is a bad one. We don’t trust the state to set up good alternatives. The same goes for Sunmount, D.D.S.O. more »»

Glad to see Cape Air ready to expand

December 2, 2013 We applaud Cape Air for planning to expand its passenger plane service to and from the Adirondack Regional Airport in Lake Clear. more »»

Mountains & Valleys

November 30, 2013 VALLEY to the horror one Tupper Lake couple experienced Thursday night — coming home from a Thanksgiving dinner to find their house on fire. What a nightmare. more »»

Computers aren’t to blame for spying

November 29, 2013 Sit down for this one. You’re not going to like it: On Nov. more »»

Respect workers; save sales for Black Friday

November 27, 2013 Some people, unfortunately, must work on Thanksgiving Day. There’s no way in our society to give everyone the day off and let them be home with their families or just relax. more »»

Common Core should be defended — and adapted

November 25, 2013 Wednesday in the Adirondacks saw a whole lot of heated public debate about education, specifically New York’s adoption of the national Common Core standards. Here’s a quick rundown: 1. more »»

Trudeau-Clarkson partnership sounds promising

November 23, 2013 One of the biggest surprises of Gov. more »»

Whiteface highway repairs welcome

November 22, 2013 The first of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s announcements Wednesday in Lake Placid wasn’t too hard to predict but was no less welcome for that. more »»

Ethanol is not the answer

November 21, 2013 Mention “renewable energy,” and many normally skeptical Americans begin taking the government’s word for the allegedly undiluted benefits of fuels such as ethanol. more »»

End federal handouts to agri-corporations

November 20, 2013 Though getting government spending under control often is seen as a Democrats vs. Republicans battle, some of the most egregious waste gets bipartisan support. “Farm support” spending is exhibit N. more »»

Mountains and Valleys

November 18, 2013 MOUNTAIN to Curt Stager, the dynamic Paul Smith’s College faculty member who was named Professor of the Year for New York state by the by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and... more »»

Headhunter hire is unnecessary, wasteful

November 16, 2013 It’s discouraging to read how Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration quietly hired a Rochester-area headhunter this spring to lure the “best and brightest” for state government. more »»

‘State of the Arts’ is strong and growing

November 14, 2013 On Tuesday night, Saranac Lake ArtWorks held a “State of the Arts” event at BluSeed Studio. more »»

State shouldn’t wait to fix Whiteface Highway

November 13, 2013 The Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway is now covered with snow and better suited to nordic skiing than driving, but we hope Cuomo administration officials don’t forget it as they develop their... more »»

Obamacare numbers don’t look good

November 11, 2013 Millions of Americans already have received notices that, because of the Affordable Care Act, the health insurance policies they have will not be renewed. more »»

Women, consider running for office

November 9, 2013 This election had mixed results for North Country women, who are still underrepresented on municipal boards. more »»

 
 

 

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