Apr 25, 2014 — Beer makers across the country are raising a glass, as the Food and Drug Administration is backing away from a plan to restrict what brewers do with beer's main by-product. Go to full article
Apr 22, 2014 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Owners of the Saratoga Casino and Raceway have dropped a push to bring Las Vegas-style gambling to the city known for its horse racing in favor of a proposal to build a casino closer to Albany.
The facility's owners say Monday that they will seek a license to operate a casino in East Greenbush in Rensselaer County, just across the Hudson from the state's capital.
The decision came after officials and residents in Saratoga Springs objected to plans for a full casino. Go to full article
Apr 22, 2014 — Yesterday farmers, community leaders, business people and students gathered at the Paul Smith's VIC to talk about the future of the North Country and launch a new collaboration, the Adirondack Center for Working Landscapes.
Sarah Harris went to the symposium and talks about the event and the issues raised by it with Martha Foley. Go to full article
Apr 21, 2014 — WESTPORT, N.Y. (AP) A new nonprofit group that has been developing trails in the Champlain region for the past five years is planning an inn-to-inn trekking event to showcase... Go to full article
Apr 21, 2014 — People across the North Country are grappling with big questions about sustainability and the future of the region. Today The Adirondack Center for Working Landscapes, a new... Go to full article
Apr 17, 2014 — During a visit to Glens Falls yesterday, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand stopped by the campus of Adirondack Community College to meet with local economic development leaders. Unlike... Go to full article
Apr 16, 2014 — Despite last night's cold weather, flood watches and warnings remain in effect for all of the North Country and Vermont. Significant flooding, sparked by rain and snow melt,... Go to full article
Apr 16, 2014 — High school writers gathered in Saranac Lake this month to learn more about theater and writing plays. Pendragon Theatre hosted a day of playing with words and acting as part... Go to full article
Apr 14, 2014 — WARRENSBURG, N.Y. (AP) The Warren County Sheriff's Office says a road closed by a mudslide in the southeastern Adirondacks has been reopened after the debris was cleared.... Go to full article