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  1. Medical marijuana start-up planRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    One of the former mushroom barns that will be converted to grow marijuana during Compassionate Relief Centers of New York, Inc. Open House on Thursday April 23, 2015 in Jackson, N.Y. Stephen Lulla stands in one of the former mushroom barns that will be converted to grow marijuana during Compassionate Relief Centers of New York, Inc. Open House on Thursday April 23, 2015 in Jackson, N.Y. One of the former mushroom barns that will be converted to grow marijuana during Compassionate Relief Centers of New York, Inc. Open House on Thursday April 23, 2015 in Jackson, N.Y. Washington County Agri-Business a former mushroom facility that will be converted to grow marijuana during Compassionate Relief Centers of New York, Inc. Open House on Thursday April 23, 2015 in Jackson, N.Y. Washington County Agri-Business a former mushroom facility that will be converted to grow marijuana during ... (more)

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  2. Entrepreneurs ready former mushroom farm for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Albany Times Union

    A one-time mushroom farm in this Washington County town could become a full-scale medical marijuana operation, if the state selects Compassionate Relief Centers of New York to become one of five such operations statewide. This indoor-grow building and up to 23 others would be converted to cultivate medical marijuana if Compassionate Relief Centers gets the state's nod to proceed.

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  3. Man, 52, Charged with Rape of Girl, 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WGY-AM Albany

    A Warrensburg man, 50 years old at the time, is accused of raping a then 8-year old girl, according to the Warren County Sheriff's Office. The girl is now 10-years old and disclosed the abuse to a guardian last month, investigators said.

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  4. NYS Attorney General: Tiny plastics pass through sewer plants to foul Hudson, Lake ChamplainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Albany Times Union

    ... products, like toothpaste and shampoo. Those plants included two in Albany County, two in Essex County, one in Warren County and one in Green County. Plants in Rensselaer, Schenectady and Saratoga counties were not part of the study. "Today's report ...

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  5. Saratoga & North Creek Railway Tourist Train StrugglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Adirondack.net

    ... there. Now the Railway hopes Warren, Saratoga and Essex counties will come to the rescue . They've approached Warren County, offering to sell the track to Tahawus. Why should the county be interested? Warren County and Corinth currently receive a ...

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  6. Winery owners promoting Lake George area as wine, craft beverage destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Business Journal

    ... Pardy says. "We're confident we can bring 3,000 people." Adirondack Festivals LLC received $13,500 from the Warren County Occupancy Tax Committee and the Village and Town of Lake George to produce the festival. So far, 14 wineries are scheduled to ...

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  7. Felony Warrants Issued For City Residents After Alleged Use Of Counterfeit BillsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Felony warrants for the arrest of two Jamestown residents have been issued for allegedly passing counterfeit $50 bills at the Warren County Fair last August. 2 comments

  8. Stefanik raises more than $300,000 in first quarter, has $260,000 in cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... I will continue to fight every day in Congress for all residents of the 21st congressional district.” Warren County Democratic Chairwoman Lynne Boecher told the Glens Falls Post Star that two Democratic candidates have expressed interest in ...

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  9. Glens Falls man faces drug charges after traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Albany Times Union

    ... possession of a controlled substance, resisting arrest and tampering with evidence. He was sent to the Warren County Jail for lack of bail. The arrest was made by Trooper J. Mootz with the assistance of the Glens Falls Police and Warren County ...

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  10. Lawyer suing county for arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Northern Virginia Daily

    A Vienna attorney is suing two Warren County officials for what he calls false arrest and malicious prosecution and violation of his constitutional protections against unreasonable arrest. The complaint filed by Michael Ryu in U.S. District Court in Alexandria depicts his arrest on May 20 as a traumatic event caused by legal work performed by Assistant County Attorney Daniel Whitten.

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  11. Medical Marijuana Plant Gains Support Of County SupervisorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | GlensFallsRegion.com

    According to New York State Law, five licenses may be awarded throughout the state for businesses to grow and dispense medical marijuana, and one local business has positioned itself as a serious contender for one of them. Last week, Amy and Hillary Peckham presented their proposal for creation of a marijuana plant just south of Chestertown and received unanimous approval from the Warren County Board of Supervisors .

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  12. Police: Glens Falls woman caught driving over four times legal limitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | WTEN-TV Albany

    Police say on Sunday just before 7:30 p.m., the Warren County Sheriff's Office received a call reporting a vehicle operating erratically southbound on I-87. The vehicle was located near exit 22 and was observed failing to maintain its lane.

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  13. Glens Falls man sentenced in Walmart shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Albany Times Union

    A Glens Falls man will serve 18 years in state prison for shooting his ex-wife's boyfriend in a Walmart parking lot. Warren County Judge John S. Hall Jr. on Wednesday sentenced Raymond White , 55, to the prison term, plus five years of post-release supervision, according to county District Attorney Kate Hogan .

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  14. Woman charged with attacking deputies with crucifixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Newsday

    A 44-year-old woman is in the Warren County jail after being charged with swinging a crucifix at deputies sent to help her. The Warren County Sheriff's Office says deputies were called to Pine Grove Cottages at Lake George around 1 a.m. Wednesday to deal with a domestic dispute.

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  15. Upstate NY woman swings crucifix in attack on deputies, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Post-Standard

    A 44-year-old woman was arrested early Wednesday in Warren County after she was accused of swinging a metal and wood crucifix at deputies who had been sent to help her. Deputies were called to Pine Grove Cottages at Lake George around 1 a.m. Wednesday to deal with a domestic dispute, according to the Warren County Sheriff's Office.

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  16. Tourist train losing money, hopes to sell Adirondack tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | North County Public Radio

    A railroad wants to sell 30 miles of tracks in the Adirondacks to help cover million-dollar losses on its tourist train in Saratoga and Warren counties. The Glens Falls Post-Star reports that an Iowa Pacific executive told Warren County leaders on Monday that the company has endured "seven-figure losses" annually as tourist train passenger numbers flatten.

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  17. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | North Country Now

    ... these are in northern New York, with documented cases in Hamilton, St. Lawrence, Essex, and Fulton counties. Warren County leads the state with twelve sightings dating back to 1990. The fact that most encounters have been reported since 2000 ...

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  18. Glens Falls Civic Center coalition gets county aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Albany Times Union

    A view inside at the Glens Falls Civic Center Monday, June 30, 2014, in Glens Falls, N.Y. A view of the Glens Falls Civic Center, seen here on Monday, June 30, 2014, in Glens Falls, N.Y. A view inside at the Glens Falls Civic Center Monday, June 30, 2014, in Glens Falls, N.Y. Inside the Glens Falls Civic Center Friday, May 16, 2014, in Glens Falls, N.Y. A panel of Warren County lawmakers has recommended that taxpayer support go toward the revamped Glens Falls Civic Center now being operated by a coalition of local business leaders.

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  19. Citizens welcome idea of bus service from Warrensburg southRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Denton Publications

    ... based in Warrensburg - is now taking steps toward launching a daily bus service from Warrensburg to southern Warren County destinations. Geraghty continued that many local residents have jobs in Lake George and metropolitan Glens Falls, but may want ...

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  20. Warren County leaders endorse marijuana-growing plansRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Denton Publications

    Addressing Warren County supervisors at their board meeting March 20, Hillary Peckham of Etain, LLC describes plans of her firm's proposed medical marijuana processing operation in Chestertown. After hearing details of the concept, the county board voted unanimously to endorse it.

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