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Congresswoman Stefanik Commemorates “Miracle on Ice” on House Floor

February 24th, 2015 · Comments Off

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Congresswoman Stefanik Visits Fort Drum Soldiers During Visit to Middle East

February 20th, 2015 · Comments Off

Congresswoman Stefanik during a visit with troops in Afghanistan. (Click image to see full-scale.) Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), member of the House Armed Services Committee, returned today from an official bipartisan Congressional Delegation visit to Afghanistan, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates. Stefanik was one of few Members invited to attend this Congressional [...]

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Former Vietnam POW Proudly Wears Whitehall Shirt

February 19th, 2015 · Comments Off

Richard D. “Moon” Mullen, Commander United States Navy and former Prisoner of War in Vietnam, proudly wears his Whitehall shirt given to him by Peter Ballantyne. Captain Mullen is the recipient of the the Silver Star, Legion of Merit, 3 Bronze Stars, Air Medal, 2 Purple Hearts, POW Medal and other decorations. On a cold [...]

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Mars Rover’s 11th Anniversary: Hilltop Panorama & U.S. Flag

January 23rd, 2015 · Comments Off

A panorama from one of the highest elevations that NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has reached in its 11 years on Mars includes the U.S. flag at the summit. (Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Cornell Univ./Arizona State Univ.) The view is from the top of “Cape Tribulation,” a raised section of the rim of Endeavour Crater. The panorama [...]

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Bits of Everything

January 10th, 2015 · Comments Off

The Adirondack Almanack: Lake George from Green Island Bridge A great picture of the lake in cold weather from the bridge to the Sagamore. NY State DEC: Adirondack Forest Ranger Search and Rescue Highlights: 12/29/14-01/04/15 You might end up in this report if you get lost in the woods. Governor Cuomo’s 2014 End of Year [...]

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Historic First: Mercury Passes in Front of the Sun, as Seen From Mars

June 11th, 2014 · Comments Off

NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover has captured the planet Mercury passing in front of the sun, visible as a faint darkening that moves across the face of the sun. This is the first transit of the sun by a planet observed from any planet other than Earth, and also the first imaging of Mercury from Mars. [...]

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EWTN to Broadcast the Ordination of New Albany Catholic Bishop

April 7th, 2014 · Comments Off

On Thursday, April 10th, the ordination of Bishop-elect Edward B. Scharfenberger as the new Roman Catholic Bishop of Albany will be broadcast live starting at 1:30 p.m. on EWTN and Time Warner Cable News and on the internet via the Albany Diocese’s website, www.rcda.org. Read more about it in the Evangelist.

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From Google: Way of a Warrant

March 30th, 2014 · Comments Off

Google presents the process of how governments request user online information.

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Deibold Wins Bronze In Snowboardcross

February 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

Alex Deibold, who grew up in nearby Manchester, Vermont, took the Bronze medal today in snowboardcross. Big congrats to #TeamUSA snowboarder @adeibold for winning bronze in #snowboardcross! http://t.co/IyUr3a7wva pic.twitter.com/pGn7oZ6pOw — 12News (@12News) February 18, 2014 You can read about his epic performance on ESPN. This accomplishment is even more remarkable in that four years ago [...]

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Holcomb & Langton Take Bronze in Two-Man Bobsled

February 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

Americans Steven Holcomb and Steve Langton took the Bronze medal today in the two-man bobsled event in Sochi. Langton, the brakeman, resides in Lake Placid, N.Y. Bleacher Report: Steve Holcomb Drives U.S. to Historic Bobsled Medal at Winter Olympics Congrats to @CharlieaWhite & @Meryl_Davis and @StevenHolcomb & @StevenLangton on #Olympic medal moments! #GoTeamUSA pic.twitter.com/YpYr4d5UEx — [...]

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ESPN: Lindsey Jacobellis from Vermont Falls Short in Olympic Snowboardcross

February 16th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Andrew Weibrecht Takes Silver in Men’s Super G

February 16th, 2014 · Comments Off

Update 2/17: This didn't happen by mistake and by that I mean thank you to everyone who supported me. #Beleiveinus pic.twitter.com/WZcx8kqbXY — Andrew Weibrecht (@a_weibrecht) February 16, 2014 Original Post: Andrew Weibrecht’s 2014 U.S. Olympic Alpine Sking Team Photo Andrew Weibrecht from Lake Placid, N.Y. won the Silver medal in today’s Men’s Super G event [...]

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Sochi Winter Olympics: Local Athletes Update

February 13th, 2014 · Comments Off

North Country Public Radio: Saranac Lake’s Annelies Cook finishes 54th North Country Public Radio: Demong finishes 24th in Nordic combined

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Clark takes Bronze, Teter Places 4th in Halfpipe

February 13th, 2014 · Comments Off

WCAX TV reports from Okemo and Mount Snow where Vermonters Kelly Clark and Hannah Teter perfected their Olympic skills.

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