pWASHINGTON - The Trump administration separated thousands more migrant children from their parents at the U.S. border than previously has been made public, according to an investigative report released Thursday, but the federal tracking system has been so poor that the precise number is hazy./ppAccording to the report issued by the inspector general for the […]
pWATERTOWN — This weekend’s Snowtown USA Thompson Park Day will be postponed for a week because of wintry weather./ppThe Parks and Recreation Department announced that the activities at Thompson Park that were scheduled for this Sunday have been rescheduled for Jan. 27./ppOrganizers are inviting winter enthusiasts to attend the activities a week later at Thompson […]
pWASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Thursday offered his “deepest condolences” to the families of four Americans killed in Syria in a suicide explosion claimed by the Islamic State, an attack that came less than a month after he declared the militants defeated and ordered 2,000 U.S. troops in the country to be withdrawn./ppTrump offered […]
pWATERTOWN — A truck parked at the Arsenal Street Walmart erupted in flames at around 9:30 Wednesday night. /ppThe owner of the 2006 Dodge pickup truck was shopping and returned to the vehicle in flames. The Watertown Fire Department and State Police responded to the scene, and suspect the fire was due to mechanical failure. […]
pWASHINGTON - Sen. Elizabeth Warren, once one of President Donald Trump’s biggest antagonists on Twitter, isn’t engaging the president these days - even after he went after the Massachusetts Democrat, her husband, and her beer. Trump didn’t come up in the Golden Globe Awards this year, a departure from the past two years where he […]
After a year-and-a-half of construction, Adirondack Health, the health care provider for the Tri-Lakes area, has finished a new home for its services in Lake Placid, including a bunch of new ones like a fitness center and pool.
The New York State Legislature has been more active during the first few days of the session than it has in many years. On Monday, both houses of the Legislature got together and approved matching bills to expand voting in the state beyond just Election Day to 11 full days.
(Nov 30, 2018) David Blight's new biography of the former slave, author and abolitionist Frederick Douglass opens new insights into a life that changed America. Blight will speak in Saranac Lake Saturday night. [full story]
(Nov 19, 2018) Every town has a story to tell - many stories in fact. Historical societies, houses and sites, museums, battlegrounds, etc., all have their staff - often volunteers - who keep those stories alive. And sometimes people of singular focus collect artifacts on a particular topic that crowd them out of the house. […]