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Dukurs brothers take skeleton gold and bronze

January 11, 2016 LAKE PLACID (AP) — Martins Dukurs of Latvia continued his perfect World Cup skeleton season Saturday, winning a race in Lake Placid for his fourth victory. more »»

Holcomb returns to familiar spot at top of podium

January 9, 2016 LAKE PLACID — The phrase “There’s no place like home” couldn’t have rang any truer for Steve Holcomb of the United States. more »»

O’Shea strikes first World Cup gold

January 9, 2016 LAKE PLACID — Even though Annie O’Shea first learned to ride the skeleton sled in Lake Placid, and said Mount Van Hoevenberg is her favorite track, she admitted that she’s never done very well... more »»

Burke places 18th in Germany

January 9, 2016 Tim Burke opened the new year with an 18th-place finish in the 10-kilometer sprint race of the World Cup biathlon event in Ruhpolding, Germany on Friday, Burke, a Paul Smiths native, improved his... more »»

Humphries plans historic run

January 8, 2016 LAKE PLACID — For the first time in a World Cup bobsled event, an all-woman team will slide against the men in the four-person race Saturday at Mount Van Hoevenber. more »»

O'Shea ends U.S. skeleton drought with gold

January 8, 2016 LAKE PLACID — Annie O’Shea waited more than four years for her second World Cup medal. And for the U.S. women’s skeleton program, it was an unusually long time between podium trips as well. more »»

Fairall still recovering from crash

January 8, 2016 Olympic ski jumper Nick Fairall is sitting on top of the 140-meter Paul Asserleitner Schanze in Bischofshofen, Austria, staring down for a silent moment. Just like he did a year ago. more »»

ORDA board member quits

January 8, 2016 LAKE PLACID — Joe Lamb has submitted his resignation as one of the town of North Elba’s representatives on the state Olympic Regional Development Authority board. more »»

Out-of-form ski jumper Schlierenzauer ends season

January 8, 2016 VIENNA (AP) — Austrian ski jumper Gregor Schlierenzauer has ended his season because of a persistent lack of form. more »»

Holcomb completes huge day for Team USA

January 8, 2016 LAKE PLACID — Jamie Greubel-Poser’s day could have been doomed just as it started, when teammate Cherelle Garrett slipped pushing their sled as their first run was getting underway. more »»

Sledders prep for fast course

January 7, 2016 LAKE PLACID — Several Americans are favored to win medals as the second half of the bobsled World Cup season kicks off Friday at Mount Van Hoevenber. more »»

2 World Cup races canceled by warm weather, no snow

January 7, 2016 OBERHOFEN, Switzerland (AP) — The International Ski Federation says it has canceled two World Cup races in Germany, forcing more changes in an increasingly warm winte. more »»

Trip of a lifetime for young athletes

January 6, 2016 LAKE PLACID — Come Monday, 18 athletes aged 12 to 15 from the Tri-Lakes region will be a part of an Olympic-esque team event no group from the Lake Placid area has ever been a part of. more »»

US loses to Russia 2-1 in semifinals at world juniors

January 5, 2016 HELSINKI (AP) — Yegor Korshkov had a goal and an assist and Russia advanced to the gold-medal game of the world junior hockey championship with a 2-1 victory over the United States on Monday. more »»

Loeseth captures 1st WCup

January 5, 2016 SANTA CATERINA VALFURVA, Italy (AP) — Nina Loeseth became the first Norwegian winner of a women’s World Cup slalom in 16 years, posting the fastest time Tuesday in both runs. more »»

Norwegians dominate freestyle

January 4, 2016 LENZERHEIDE, Switzerland (AP) — Martin Johnsrud Sundby won the men’s 10-kilometer freestyle pursuit Sunday to extend his lead over fellow Norwegian Petter Northug Jr. in the Tour de Ski. more »»

Lake Placid's Freestyle World Cup canceled

December 29, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Just as the Olympic Region began getting natural snow for the ski season, the International Ski Federation announced today that the FIS Freestyle World Cup event, scheduled to take... more »»

Weibrecht fifth at Val Gardena

December 19, 2015 VAL GARDENA, Italy — Coming off a career-best super G result at Beaver Creek, Lake Placid’s Andrew Weibrecht was once again the top American, finishing fifth, at the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup super ... more »»

Dunklee takes 6th for U.S. women

December 19, 2015 POKLJUKA, Slovenia —  American Susan Dunklee turned in one of the top performances of her career, finishing sixth in the women’s 7. more »»

Norway, US top downhill training

December 17, 2015 VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — Aksel Lund Svindal led the way again as Norway and the United States claimed the top four spots in the final training session on today for the classic World Cup downhill o... more »»



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