May 27, 2013 — Last week, four North Country school districts tried to buck the state's 2 percent property tax cap.
General Brown, Minerva, Newcomb and Tupper Lake all asked voters to approve spending increases that ranged from 7 percent as high as 24 percent. In every case, voters said no.
That means school administrators and boards of education are meeting, holding conversations with their communities -- trying to figure out how to maintain programs and services in their rural areas. Go to full article
May 27, 2013 — As we all celebrate Memorial Day, we think about the sacrifices made by our troops. One young woman from Alexandria Bay was touched personally by the effects of war. Our news intern Josh Cameron reports on how she decided to pay tribute to fallen veterans. Go to full article
May 27, 2013 — Water levels remain high this morning on Ausable River in Essex County and the Indian River in Hamilton County -- but flooding fears have eased across the North Country and... Go to full article
May 27, 2013 — Governor Cuomo has been traveling the state promoting a plan to allow new businesses to go tax-free for up to a decade if they locate near a State University campus. The... Go to full article
May 27, 2013 — Over the weekend, folks were shoveling snow in the northern Adirondacks, and by Thursday it'll likely be shorts and sandals weather. What's a gardener to do when it's too... Go to full article