Brian Mann is with Gov. Andrew Cuomo and local leaders this morning in Ausable Forks. He’s just phoned in to report that Gov. Cuomo has committed $1.5 million in state monies to rebuild the Upper Jay fire hall.
The fire hall was seriously...
Jay, NY, Sep 04, 2013 — Governor Andrew Cuomo will be in the Adirondacks later this morning for a meeting of the New York Rising Committee.
That's a group that formed to help local communities recover from tropical storms Irene and Sandy. More than a hundred towns across New York state are dividing up roughly $750 million in flood and storm recovery aid. Go to full article
Nov 09, 2001 — In the weeks since the September 11 attack, thousands of people in the North Country have helped with the recovery in New York City. Red cross workers, state police, firemen and paramedics have joined the effort. No one has done more than members of the National Guard, who've left their jobs and their families to go south. Brian Mann has this profile of one family in Saranac Lake. Go to full article
Oct 12, 2001 — Governor Pataki was in Washington yesterday afternoon lobbying Congress for 54 billion dollars in relief aid. But some in New York say he'll have a tough time getting the money. Karen DeWitt reports. Go to full article
Sep 28, 2001 — Airports in the North Country are finishing up their second week of regular service since the terrorist attacks on the U.S. grounded all air travel on September 11. David Sommerstein reports local airports are complying with new regulations. But the costs associated with them burden a service that's always been tough to keep financially viable. Go to full article
Sep 28, 2001 — State lawmakers have once again began working on the state budget but they say they return to a very different financial situation since the terrorist attacks. Karen DeWitt reports. Go to full article
Sep 27, 2001 — State tourism has suffered since the terrorist attacks, but people in the tourism industry from across the state have mixed opinions about whether the effects are long term. Karen DeWitt reports. Go to full article
Sep 25, 2001 — Governor Pataki encouraged workers at the State Emergency Management Operations. He also took steps to make it easier for relatives of victims of the terrorist attacks to obtain benefits. Karen DeWitt reports. Go to full article
Sep 25, 2001 — Martha Foley talks with North Country Congressman John McHugh about a new congressional bipartisan spirit and the challenges posed by the new effort against terrorism. Go to full article