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Entries from February 2018

USA Women Win Olympic Hockey Gold

February 22nd, 2018 · No Comments

USA wins first Olympic hockey gold medal in 20 years in overtime thriller vs. Canadahttps://t.co/xsB8HpCAr7 — Sports Illustrated (@SInow) February 22, 2018

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Tags: International News · National News · NY State

Anne Diggory Show at Blue Mountain Gallery in NYC Includes Painting with Historical Connection to Huletts.

February 19th, 2018 · No Comments

Local artist, Anne Diggory, has a wonderful show at the Blue Mountain gallery in New York City running until February 24th at 4:00 pm entitled: Out of place – shifts in media, location, and content. There will be a closing reception at 4:00 pm on February 24th. If you live or work in New York [...]

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Tags: Adirondacks · History · Lake George · The Environment · The Landing

Codie Bascue to drive Bobsled in the Olympics

February 17th, 2018 · No Comments

Update: Monday February 19, 2018 Codie presently sits in 25th place after one run of the two-man Bobsled. Peter Ballantyne also forwarded this link to an article in Sports Illustrated about Codie. I recently learned from Dresden Town Supervisor, Paul Ferguson, that Olympian, Codie Bascue, actually hails from Dresden. Video from ABC News 10 below:

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Tags: Casino Fun · International News · National News · NY State · Washington County

Mikaela Shiffrin Wins Gold in Giant Slalom

February 17th, 2018 · No Comments

Watch @MikaelaShiffrin win her first #gold of the 2018 #WinterOlympics. #BestOfUShttps://t.co/sjHlM7cVpH — NBC Olympics (@NBCOlympics) February 15, 2018

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Mazdzer Wins Silver Medal in Men’s Singles Luge

February 14th, 2018 · No Comments

Saranac Laker Chris Mazdzer shocks the luge world with Olympic silver medal. First American to climb men's singles podium. https://t.co/PU368xZJ4F pic.twitter.com/bU7KSfPTt9 — Adk Daily Enterprise (@AdkEnterprise) February 11, 2018

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Tags: Adirondacks · Casino Fun · International News · National News

Comptroller’s Audit of Washington County’s Procurement Policy Released

February 11th, 2018 · No Comments

Purpose of Audit The purpose of the audit was to determine whether the County procured goods and services in accordance with its procurement policy and statutory requirements for the period January 1, 2016 through May 31, 2017. Background Washington County is located in the eastern part of New York State and has a population of [...]

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Tags: NY State · Washington County

Our Local 2018 Olympic Athletes

February 10th, 2018 · No Comments

Luger Erin Hamlin poses with U.S. flag after it’s announced Team USA athletes picked her to serve as flag-bearer for opening ceremonies. pic.twitter.com/tZFiFgkQsd — Aamer Madhani (@AamerISmad) February 8, 2018 With the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics, here is a list our local athletes from New York and Vermont who are competing: New York [...]

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Tags: International News · National News · NY State

LGLC on the Frontline Facing HWA Threat

February 10th, 2018 · No Comments

A damaged hemlock forest caused by hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA). (Jason VanDriesche Bugwood.org) We sometimes take our trees for granted, but there is one that we need to start paying closer attention to now, before it joins the American chestnut in history books. The Eastern hemlock is one of the most abundant trees in New [...]

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Tags: The Environment

Justin Timberlake – Man of the Woods (Official Video)

February 5th, 2018 · No Comments

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Puppies Predict the Super Bowl Winner on The Tonight Show

February 4th, 2018 · No Comments

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December Dresden Town Board Meeting Minutes

February 4th, 2018 · No Comments

The minutes from two December meetings of the Dresden Town Board, were recently approved and have been posted on the town’s website. The regular monthly meeting of December 11th, begins the minutes, and a special “year end” meeting, held on December 29th, closes out the minutes. There are many interesting topics in this months meetings [...]

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Tags: The Landing

Beautiful Panoramic View of Mars

February 3rd, 2018 · No Comments

On a cold winter day, here is a beautiful panoramic view of Mars taken by the Curiosity Rover. Curiosity Project Scientist, Ashwin Vasavada, gives a descriptive tour of the Mars rover’s view in Gale Crater. The scene looks back over the journey so far.

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Tags: International News · National News