An addict's story: drugs, heartbreak and the loss of children
Andrew Turpenning says his addiction destroyed his life, but, even worse, the lives of his five offspring. INCLUDES TWO VIDEOS
Day of play goes a long way
Clinton County's Longest Day of Play promotes how important it is for kids -- and their parents -- to stay active during lengthy summer days.
Gratitude is the memory of the heart
P-R staffer writes about Plattsburgh BetterU's "Big Reveal."
Health Notes: June 24, 2014
Take a look at brief health-and-fitness-related news of note around the North Country.
Foster parenting: Tough job, growing demand
Officials say the need for such homes continues to grow as the North Country faces an alarming increase in heroin use.
Facebook readers react to hospital name change
Most say they will still call Plattsburgh hospital CVPH.
- Heroin epidemic sending more kids to foster care Number of children taken from families in recent years has skyrocketed, leaving emotional scars and straining county resources.
Resolution backs VA clinic
Malone Village Board seeks to keep the facility open past its planned June 30 closure date.
New CFO joins ADK Health
Tristan Glanville left Inter-Lake Health to take the post.
Many feet support youth programs
Inaugural 5K held for Champlain Valley Family Center at Plattsburgh City Beach. Includes video.
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