Oct 01, 2013 — PAUL SMITHS, N.Y. (AP) The state parks office has awarded a three-year grant worth up to $45,000 to support ecology programs at the Adirondack Visitor Interpretive Center run by Paul Smith's College.
The award will help the center in the northeastern Adirondacks support its Butterfly House, trails and other programs that showcase the ecology of the Adirondacks. Go to full article
Cleveland, OH, Apr 01, 2010 — Remember that huge blackout in the summer of 2003? 45 million people in the Midwest and Northeast US, as well as 10 million in Canada, lost power. Government and utilities are spending billions of dollars on what's called a "Smart Grid," in part, so we don't have more large scale blackouts. But there's a lot more to the emerging system. Julie Grant has more. Go to full article
Feb 16, 2005 — The Small Cities Community Development Block Grant is federal money earmarked specifically for community development in less populated areas. The North Country has received the funds for 13 years. President Bush's recent budget proposal would eliminate the grant. Greg Warner reports on how those moneys have impacted the region. Go to full article