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PHOTO PROVIDED Cheryl Kurtz, an art teacher at Saranac Lake Central School (right), watches over the goodies cooked up for the Mock Bake Sale as an unnamed customer checks out offerings. Held in Saranac Lake by teachers and parents of the district, the sale featured cookie prices set at $2,800 to reflect the loss of state aid per student over the past four years. The effort called attention to challenges the district faces with sustained cuts in funding.