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  • PPR snow plow 1223 Region escapes severe ice damage

    The storm forecast for the North Country over the weekend caused airport and other delays but power outages were few.

    December 23, 2013 2 Photos

  • Red Cross offers ice-storm safety tips

    Residents should be aware of possible treacherous road conditions, power surges, food spoilage and carbon-monoxide levels as sleet and freezing rain builds up in the North Country.

    December 22, 2013

  • PPR Winter Storm1 1221 Significant ice expected for weekend

    The region is bracing for the storm, which forecasters say is most likely to bring ice to the northernmost areas of Clinton and Franklin counties, with Essex County on the watch list, too.

    December 21, 2013 2 Photos

  • Dual storms likely on the way

    Light-to-moderate snowfall followed by 'significant' icy conditions are predicted for the North Country just before Christmas.

    December 20, 2013

  • 6 winter peaks lure climbers

    The winter hiking challenge in Saranac Lake starts Saturday with 50-plus climbers; the contest continues through the cold months.

    December 20, 2013

  • Burst water pipe in Malone

    A DPW crew took about three hours in below-zero temperatures to dig under Catherine Street to locate the shut-off valve and fix the problem on Tuesday morning.

    December 18, 2013

  • PPR Loon Rescue2 1130 Loons blown off course

    Four of the red-throated variety were among birds that crash landed in the Adirondacks during a recent windstorm.

    November 30, 2013 2 Photos

  • Save energy costs this winter

    Adding insulation, blocking drafts and using an advanced power strip are advised for homeowners as cold weather descends on the North Country.

    November 28, 2013

  • PPR philippines aid1 1116 Mooers residents send Typhoon Haiyan aid

    Art and Norma Menard are collecting donations to assist Typhoon Haiyan victims in her Philippines Islands' hometown.

    November 16, 2013 3 Photos

  • Park Street buyouts progressing Hazard-mitigation funds would be used to purchase eligible flood-damaged homes in Malone and improve the banks along Duane Street Road.

    November 13, 2013

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