Ski Jumping World Cup returns to LP

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LAKE PLACID — The International Ski and Snowboard Federation, USA Nordic Sport and the state Olympic Regional Development Authority announced on Thursday that the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup will return to Lake Placid from Feb. 10-12, 2023. This village last hosted the Ski Jumping World ...

SL cross country teams compete at home

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SARANAC LAKE — Just a few days after a solid showing at the Section VII Early Bird Invitational, the Saranac Lake cross country teams faired pretty well in their first meet at home Tuesday at the Dewey Mountain Recreation Center. The Red Strom boys beat Peru 19-36 and Saranac Central ...

Red Storm hitters squeeze past Bombers

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SARANAC LAKE — The Saranac Lake volleyball team continued its success over Lake Placid with a 3-2 win on their home court Monday. But unlike in recent years, the win was anything but easy for the Red Storm. Saranac Lake narrowly edged out the Blue Bombers by scores of 14-25, 25-8, ...

SL, LP runners take on invitational

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SARANAC LAKE — The Saranac Lake cross country team had a strong showing at the Section VII Early Bird Invitational at the Cadyville Rec Park on Saturday, with both the boys taking first place and the girls claiming third. The Lake Placid boys finished in seventh place and the girls took ...

Greene edges out Lumberjacks, 26-20

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TUPPER LAKE — The last time the Tupper Lake football team stepped on their home turf, prior to Saturday’s game against the Greene Trojans, the Lumberjacks were able to edge out a 26-20 victory over Thousand Islands. But on Saturday, however, the exact opposite happened as Tupper ...

Saranac slips past Red Storm in OT

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PICKETTS CORNERS — Over the past few seasons, football games between Saranac Lake and Saranac Central have been nailbiters that have gone down to the wire. That’s exactly what happened on Saturday when the Class C rivals clashed on the Chiefs’ field, and this time, host Saranac ...