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  1. MoreRead the original story

    21 min ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... Day. "It really hasn't stopped the shoppers coming to the area. In fact this weekend, you know I live in Clinton County, and I was out shopping, and I saw just as many visitors as I've seen in the past," said Kristy Kennedy of the Adirondack Coast ...

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  2. Plattsburgh Law Enforcement Torch Run Raises $2,100 for Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WVNY

    ... coming down. It's not typically what you'd normally see. It's a good event," said Sgt. Nicholas Leon with the Clinton County Sheriff's Office. "We have athletes that are 8 years old and we have athletes that are 80 years old and the importance is ...

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  3. NY: Clinton County Chooses New Bus ProviderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Mass Transit

    May 16--PLATTSBURGH -- McDonald Transit Associates of Texas has been selected to operate the Clinton County Public Transit system, effective July 1. "It has become clear that it is time for a change," Legislator Harry McManus said at Wednesday night's meeting. McDonald, formed in Fort Worth, Texas, in 1972, now operates in 32 cities across the country, including Tuscon, Ariz., and Washington, D.C., and is a finalist for a job in Cincinnati.

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  4. Clinton County lawmakers: Plattsburgh area bus schedules are about to improveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | North County Public Radio

    ... Key routes were suspended and a lot of buses are running on limited schedules. By the end of next month, Clinton County will stop paying a company called First Transit, which has managed the bus system for years. A contractor called McDonald Transit ...

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  5. Clinton County To Vote on Allowing Guns for Probation OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | WVNY

    Clinton County lawmakers will decide on Wednesday night whether probation officers should carry guns. Advocates list the rising drug problem in the Plattsburgh area as the main reason why probation officers should be able to carry a gun when conducting home visits.

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  6. Genealogy Query - LEWISRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Cousinconnect.com

    I was born on or about August 6,1972 at CVPH in Plattsburgh, New York, Clinton County. I weighed 6 lbs 14 oz and was 19 7/8 in long.There is some question of my birthdate being accurate.

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  7. Plattsburgh kayakers, hikers rescued this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | North County Public Radio

    ... kayaker who was with them called 9-1-1. First responders came and took the father and son to the hospital. Clinton County Emergency Services Director Eric Day told the newspaper that the men showed symptoms of hypothermia. He said people should use ...

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  8. NYSP: Man Intentionally Damages Vehicle With HammerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WVNY

    ... nd degree menacing, and 4th degree criminal possession of a weapon. Collins was arraigned and was remanded to Clinton County Jail in lieu of $2,000 cash or $4,000 secured bail bond.

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  9. Retired army colonel exploring challenging Stefanik in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Mike Derrick, a retired Army colonel from Clinton County, is laying groundwork to seek the Democratic nomination to challenge U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, in 2016. “It's about service.

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  10. NY's Open Burn Ban in EffectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | WVNY

    Members of the Clinton County Firefighters Association reminding us there is still a statewide 'open burn ban' in the state of New York.

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  11. Made In Plattsburgh: Benefits & Challenges To Growing Industries In TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WVNY

    ... Corporation evolved into a non-profit organization and its staff now manages 3 industrial parks in Clinton County. " There's a synergy because of the buildings that are here and the companies that are here so there's a sense of activity," said ...

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  12. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | North Country Now

    ... appointed to the New York State Board of Regents Fourth District, which goes from St. Lawrence County east to Clinton County and south to Schenectady. She replaced James Dawson, who represented the North Country on the State Board of Regents since ...

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  13. Replacement work begins on 3 flood-prone bridges near AlbanyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | New Jersey Herald

    ... ough its Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. Last month, the DOT announced that four bridges on Interstate 87 in Clinton County will be replaced under the same program.

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  14. Clinton County legislature imposes stricter speed limits on oil trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... of the scale that occurred in Lac Magantic Quebec, I think is just about impossible," said Colin Read, D-Clinton County Legislature. "Developing resolutions to try to urge state and federal governments to take a stance and move forward with some ...

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  15. Cuomo meets with top officials in CubaRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... travel, local officials say a flight to Cuba could one day be possible. James Langely is the chair of the Clinton County airport committee. He says most Plattsburgh air travelers are headed south. "It's sunny destinations. That's the quicker ...

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  16. NYSP: Man Damages 4 Vehicles With Baseball BatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | WVNY

    ... Chazy, is charged with four counts of 3rd degree criminal mischief. He was arraigned and was remanded to the Clinton County Jail in lieu of $2,000 cash bail or $4,000 bond.

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  17. Man Allegedly Steals Thousands In Diapers By Switching Supermarket Price TagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Switched

    ... allegedly taken in late 2011 and early 2012, during an undercover investigation of Adirondack Farms, LLC, in Clinton County, New York. According to PETA, their investigator discovered workers routinely used poles and canes to hit cows in the face, ...

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  18. 60% of Plattsburgh Students Not Taking Standardized TestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | WVNY

    ... sanctions on that district, including --- in the most egregious cases - withholding programmatic funds." Clinton county legislators passed a resolution recently that asks the state to refine and work on the Common Core, the statewide curriculum that ...

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  19. Police Arrest Two Accused of Having Drugs During I-87 Traffic StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | WVNY

    The Clinton County Sheriff's Office arrested two people they say possessed drugs during a motor vehicle stop on I-87. The arrest happened on Friday at around 4 p.m. Police say during the stop, Anthony Vellucci, 46, of Mahwah, N.J., was found to be in possession of heroin, and Jessica Parker, 31, of Rockaway, N.J., was found to be in possession of heroin, cocaine, and multiple syringes for a drug she did not have prescription for.

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  20. Dash Cam Video Shows Officer Run Over Suspect In ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Switched

    ... allegedly taken in late 2011 and early 2012, during an undercover investigation of Adirondack Farms, LLC, in Clinton County, New York. According to PETA, their investigator discovered workers routinely used poles and canes to hit cows in the face, ...

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