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The 2004 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Ice Palace.
The 2004 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Ice Palace.

Embracing Winter: From Ice Castles to Sled Races

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Municipal calendars this time of year are full of events that celebrate winter, snow, ice and community. Todd Moe talks with Duncan Hilchey, a rural development expert at Cornell, about the proliferation of "winter fests". Hilchey says besides the economic and cultural aspects of these events, they're a chance a reconnect with neighbors during the cold, dark season.

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Todd Moe
Morning Host and Producer

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