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  • More cold, snow on the way

    The North Country can expect 30-below wind chills as a series of two storms blanket and freeze the eastern United States.

    January 1, 2014

  • Chimneys damaged by sliding ice

    Warmer weekend temperatures caused accumulations on metal roofs to slide off, causing problems at dozens of Franklin County homes.

    January 1, 2014

  • 122413_icestorm.jpg Lessons learned in 1998 help now

    Emergency-services directors in all three North Country counties say actions taken following the 1998 Ice Storm made a difference when this weekend's ice event hit.

    December 24, 2013 1 Photo

  • 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

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