Dec 12, 2013 — The Adirondack Park is divided between three different regional economic development councils -- and yesterday in Albany all three of those groups received extra grant funding from state officials. Go to full article
Lake Placid, NY, Dec 10, 2013 — We continue our series, the Adirondack Attic, with Andy Flynn. NCPR is collaborating with Andy and his sources at the Adirondack Museum and other historical associations and museums in the region to bring local history stories to air.
Today, Andy Flynn talks with Alison Haas, director of the Lake Placid Olympic Museum, at what will be the International Sliding Sports Museum, at Mount Van Hoevenberg. We'll hear stories behind some sliding sports artifacts, and some of the athletes who made Lake Placid one of the most important Olympic historic sites in North America. Go to full article
Dec 09, 2013 — Just in case you're feeling guilty about cutting a tree for Christmas, or buying a cut tree, or if you just feel bad when you see all those formerly live trees, Amy Ivy says, don't worry.
Amy is horticulturist with the Cooperative Extension Service. She tells Martha Foley Christmas trees are another valuable regional crop, and a good example of a renewable resource. Go to full article
Dec 09, 2013 — The Adirondack Park Agency plans to vote this week on land classification for thousands of acres of former Finch Pruyn timber land. Details of the proposal were unveiled on... Go to full article
Lake Placid, NY, Dec 06, 2013 — Snowy Owls from the arctic tundra are setting up winter residence at airports, fields and beaches far south of their normal range. Bird-watchers are reporting snowy owl... Go to full article
Dec 02, 2013 — After Thanksgiving...and time to look ahead to the next big holiday. It's been a great year for fruit, including the fruit of our native holly. Winterberry comes into its... Go to full article
Lake Placid, NY, Nov 29, 2013 — One North Country athlete has locked in his place at the Russian Winter Olympics that open in February. Chris Mazdzer, a luge sled racer from Saranac Lake, secured his place... Go to full article