ROBERT P. THOMPSON, age 85, of Lake Placid, N.Y. died Friday, August 23, 2013, at Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake, N.Y. Mr. Thompson was born July 26, 1928 in Philadelphia, Pa. , the son of the late William J. and the late Anne (Gormley) Thompson. There are no calling hours. Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are in the care of M.B. Clark Funeral Home.
Beekmantown unions switch to Plan B
Beekmantown Central School Teachers and Support Staff associations have agreed to switch to the less costly health-insurance coverage, a move expected to save the district more than 18 percent annually in premiums.
Arrest made in connection with city fires
Bruce Bombard, 17, charged with arson.
Essex County overrides tax cap
With a 15 percent tax hike looming in the new budget, Essex County lawmakers voted to surpass a 2 percent state tax cap.
Malone may get revolving loan
An eight-year-old grant request resurfaces and could bring the town $1.3 million in no-interest funding to create a third water district.
Essex County still stalled on radios
Essex County lawmakers now want to hear directly from the manufacturer before awarding a mobile-radio installation contract.
CCC, Potsdam ink new pact
Agreement allows Clinton Community students to easily transfer to SUNY Potsdam.
National conference focuses on college readiness
Local students, educators participate in College for Every Student event.
Of Interest: Dec. 3, 2013
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County Suicide Prevention Coalition forms subcomittee
The coalition also created a mission and vision statement, and selected a logo.
Health Notes: Dec. 3, 2013
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