Adirondack Daily Enterprise and Forest, by Richard Gasten-usFri, 26 Aug 2016 02:19:14 EDTFri, 26 Aug 2016 02:19:14 EDT the well runs dry's been a hot, dry summer. And as I sit down to write this, there continues to be only scattered showers in the 10-day forecast. Franklin, Clinton, Essex and St.Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTCheck out 4-H at the Franklin County Fair is almost certainly the most highly recognized of all Cooperative Extension programs. It's one of the leading youth organizations in North America and one of the largest youth programs in the world.Wed, 3 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTEmerald ash borer expands in range July 7, the state Department of Environmental Conservation reported finding an adult emerald ash borer in a DEC monitoring trap in Rome, New York. This is the first time that the insect has been detected in Oneida County.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTMonarch butterflies returning to the North Country monarch butterfly, Danaus plexippus (Greek translation: sleepy transformation), may be the most recognized butterfly species in the world. Monarchs are the Official State Insect of Alabama, Idaho, Illinois, Minnesota, Vermont, and West Virginia.Wed, 6 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTEnjoy the Adirondack Harvest a region, northern New York has lost way too many family farms.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT