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 on the US team while competing in Winterberg, Germany. Go to full article
Nov 18, 2013 — CORTLAND, N.Y. (AP) The president of an upstate college has apologized for the rowdy behavior of football fans that led to the arrests of more than two dozen people in central New York.
Erik J. Bitterbaum, president of the State University at Cortland, issued the apology Sunday, a day after a large crowd turned unruly in downtown Cortland. Earlier Saturday, Cortland defeated Ithaca 28-24 in the annual Cortaca Jug game. Go to full article
Nov 18, 2013 — COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is putting a fraction of its photo archive on display in a new exhibit.
Picturing America's Pastime features work from photographers spanning almost 150 years, among them Charles M. Conlon, Carl J. Horner, Arthur Rothstein, William C. Greene and Brad Mangin, along with many unidentified photographers whose images have been donated to the Museum. Go to full article
Oct 24, 2013 — There are just about 100 days to go before the Winter Olympics in Russia. Once again this year, athletes from the North Country are expected to be in the running for... Go to full article
Sep 24, 2013 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) The Department of Environmental Conservation has a new online registration system for hunter and trapper education programs that are required before getting... Go to full article
Sep 03, 2013 — Football's Super Bowl trophy is named for the legendary coach of the Green Bay Packers. Few people, however, know the real story of Vince Lombardi the man - his inspirations,... Go to full article