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Heard up North: The Ladies of Grace Episcopal Church

Memorial Day brought families and neighbors together for a traditional program of remembrance and commemoration. Gregory Warner stopped by the VFW post in Canton after the parade. The ladies of Grace Episcopal Church were there, sharing a plate of oatmeal raisin cookies along with their day. Barbara Todd is today's heard up North.  Go to full article

Lawmakers Debate Proposed September 11th Holiday

Yesterday at the State Capitol, lawmakers held a memorial for some of those who died on September 11th. But the Assembly and Senate disagree on whether September 11th should be declared a state holiday. Karen Dewitt reports  Go to full article

Faure Requiem performed in Memory of September 11 Victims

This evening at seven, North Country Public Radio presents a performance by musicians from the Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam, recorded three weeks ago as part of a memorial concert for victims of last month's tragedy. Joel Hurd talks with Daniel Gordon, who conducted the Crane Chorus and Orchestra, along with members of the Potsdam Community Chorus and faculty and students of the Crane School of Music, in the October 3 concert.  Go to full article

Adirondack Artists' Guild Devotes Wall to September 11 and Aftermath

The Adirondack Artists' Guild in Saranac Lake devotes one of its walls to a special exhibit in response to the attacks on September 11 and the ongoing events since then. Todd Moe talks with organizer Eleanor Sweeney.  Go to full article

Pataki Honors Fallen Firefighters

Governor Pataki presided over a ceremony to honor New York's firefighters at the Fallen Firefighters' Monument at the state capitol. Karen DeWitt reports.  Go to full article

St. Lawrence County Teens Bike to Ground Zero

Three St. Lawrence county teens bike to New York City to pay homage to the victims of the September 11 attacks. Jody Tosti reports.  Go to full article

World Trade Center "Shrine" at the New York State Museum

A large photograph of the Manhattan skyline at the New York State museum, which features the World Trade Center Towers, has become a shrine in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks. Karen DeWitt reports.  Go to full article

North Country EMS Workers Remember Their Fallen Colleagues

The American flag returns to full staff today, but the mourning continues. North Country emergency crews gathered over the weekend to remember those who died trying to save lives. Brian Mann reports.  Go to full article

Canada Responds to an American Tragedy

The tragedy has touched people in Canada as well. Memorial services were held all over that country on Friday, including one that drew more than 75 thousand people to Parliament Hill. Karen Kelly is an American freelance reporter living in Ottawa. She describes the experience of being in Canada during an American crisis.  Go to full article

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