Boat inspection event canceled

PLATTSBURGH — The free boat inspections and demonstrations set for Saturday in City of Plattsburgh parking lot near the boat launch have been canceled due to the rainy forecast.

Flotilla 15-8 U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary had scheduled the event as part of National Safe Boating Week.

A similar event will be scheduled in the future as weather permits, said Don Craig, public affairs officer for the flotilla.

“In the meantime, anybody wanting a free inspection of their boat may call Ted Alwine, vessel examiner, at 562-7897,” he said. “One of our vessel examiners will make arrangements to visit the boat.”


Tuesday, May 20, Altona Town Court session canceled

ALTONA — Altona Town Court will not take place on Tuesday, May 20.

Those scheduled to appear then instead will be expected in court on Tuesday, June 3.


Saranac School Board session set for Tuesday

SARANAC — The Saranac Central School Board will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, in the Middle School library.

At the meeting, which takes place on a Tuesday instead of a Monday due to the school budget vote, the board contemplates convening an executive session for the purpose of discussing the employment of particular person(s) and negotiations.

The regular meeting will reconvene at approximately 7:40 p.m. Agenda items include a monthly budget status report and the employment of particular persons. Find the complete agenda at

The public is encouraged to attend.


SLC School Board to meet May 20

SARANAC LAKE — The Saranac Lake Central School Board will meet from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, in the High School library.

Agenda items include a second reading and possible adoption of board policies and resolutions on personnel and student placements recommended by the superintendent.

The meeting is open to the public.


Village of Champlain to pay final bills for 2013-14

CHAMPLAIN — The Champlain Village Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, at the Village Office, 1104 Route 9.

The purpose is to pay any outstanding invoices for the 2013-2014 fiscal year, and any other business that may come before the board.

The meeting is open to the public.


Black Brook to replace culverts on Goodrich Mills Road

BLACK BROOK — The Goodrich Mills Road will be closed between the hamlet of Swastika and the Turnpike Road from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 20.

The Town of Black Brook Highway Department will be replacing culverts.

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