Dec 25, 2013 — While power crews are still scrambling to restore power in some areas, families across the North Country are turning to the chore of clearing away downed limbs and fallen trees.
In many areas, the clean-up is happening in conditions that are still icy and treacherous. Brian Mann sent an audio postcard from Westport in the Champlain Valley, where the trees are still coated in a shimmering layer of ice. Go to full article
NY State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says people should be "vigilant" about price gouging during ice storm clean-up. (NCPR file photo)
Dec 24, 2013 — As people across the North Country move to clean up downed trees and frozen pipes from this week's lingering ice storm, New York's Attorney General is warning about price-gouging. Eric Schneiderman says it's illegal for companies to charge "excessive prices" following an emergency. Go to full article
Julie Silverman unveils new Wetlands Exhibit at Paul Smiths VIC
Oct 18, 2002 — A conversation with Julie Silverman from the Echo Center for Lake Champlain, in Burtlington, Vt. The Center is working to find ways that regular people can help clean up the lake. Go to full article
Feb 28, 2002 — There were arguments over environmental proposals to refinance the state superfund at a budget hearing yesterday. The Superfund runs out of money in just over a month at the end of the fiscal year, March 31. Karen Dewitt reports. Go to full article