Ski jumping World Cup returns to Lake Placid

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LAKE PLACID — The state Olympic Regional Development Authority Friday announced that the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup will return to the Olympic Jumping Complex from Feb. 9 to 11 next year. This event joins the calendar with two additional World Cup events already confirmed for this winter ...

Long Lake Long Boat Regatta set for Sept. 23

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LONG LAKE — The Northern Forest Canoe Trail will close out its 2023 Adirondack Race Series with the Long Lake Long Boat Regatta on Saturday, Sept. 23. Hosted in partnership with Long Lake Recreation and Tourism, the Regatta features the North American Voyageur Canoe Championships, the ...

High School Roundup: Bombers soccer, volleyball teams fall

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LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid boys soccer team suffered an 8-0 loss to the Boquet Valley Griffins on their home field Wednesday afternoon. The Griffins got off to a hot start, scoring six goals in the first half. The Blue Bombers defense picked up steam after intermission, holding their ...

Biathlon headquarters relocates to Utah

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LAKE PLACID — The United States Biathlon Association announced on Thursday that its headquarters will be moving from New Gloucester, Maine to Midway, Utah following an extensive search process and approval from the USBA Board of Directors. Lake Placid will remain the home of the U.S. ...

Red Storm runners sweep home opener

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SARANAC LAKE — The Saranac Lake cross country team hosted its first home meet of the season at the Dewey Mountain Recreation Center on Tuesday with a field of runners from four schools. After racing in the Section VII Invitational this past weekend in Cadyville, the Red Storm faced Lake ...

Saranac Lake hitters top Spartans

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After dropping its first match of the season this past Thursday, the Saranac Lake volleyball team rebounded in a big way on Tuesday. The Red Storm swept past the Saranac Central Spartans 3-0 by scores of 25-19, 25-17 and 25-19. The team improves to 2-1 with the win. Emily Gay powered ...