Jul 24, 2014 — LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (AP) A centuries-old dugout canoe found at the bottom of an Adirondack pond and stored at a tourist attraction since the 1960s is going on display.
The 18-foot long cedar canoe weighing hundreds of pounds will be loaded onto a truck at Fort William Henry in the village of Lake George Thursday morning and transported 15 miles south to the Rogers Island Visitors Center in Fort Edward. Go to full article
Jul 21, 2014 — LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (AP) Archaeologists are excavating an 18th-century battleground in upstate New York that was the site of a desperate stand by Colonial American troops, the flashpoint of an infamous massacre and the location of the era's largest smallpox hospital.
The site's multilayered history poses unique challenges for the dig, which is being conducted in a state-owned park, a natural time capsule in the village of Lake George, a popular southern Adirondack tourist destination. Go to full article
Jul 18, 2014 — During a visit to Singer Castle on the St. Lawrence River this week, Todd Moe got a chance to explore some of the rooms, towers and secret passageways in the century-old... Go to full article
Jul 18, 2014 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New technology is being brought to bear on the 43-year-old mystery of a private jet carrying five people that went missing after leaving a Vermont airport... Go to full article
Jul 17, 2014 — Hollywood actor Mark Valley returns to his hometown this Saturday and Sunday for Founder's Weekend, Ogdensburg's French and Indian War re-enactment and colonial trade fair on... Go to full article
Jul 14, 2014 — Poetry, music, art and cake were part of a celebration marking the centennial of the Old Forge Library yesterday. The library also threw a 100th birthday party for artist... Go to full article
Jul 11, 2014 — Seventy-nine-year-old Leonard Gereau asked his former neighbors at the once-vibrant mining town of Tahawus to dig through their attics. So they did. And they found hundreds... Go to full article