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Outdoor Recreation


Tupper Lake Tinman Set For Saturday

One of the longest-running triathlons in the U.S., this year’s Tupper Lake Tinman Triathlon features an increased number of registrations… >>More

Natural History


Golf Tournament To Benefit Adirondack Wildlife Refuge

The Craig Wood Golf Club in Lake Placid will host a second golf tournament to benefit the Adirondack Wildlife Refuge… >>More



DEC Announces Final Sewage Pollution Right to Know Regulations

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has finalized regulations needed to implement the Sewage Pollution Right to Know Act.… >>More

History & Culture


Town of Colton Announces Music Series , Riverside Performances

The Town of Colton is gearing up for its summer series of music performances to be held at locations along… >>More

The Video Room

Early-Season Ice Climbing With MudRat

  Kevin “MudRat” MacKenzie posted this video on YouTube after climbing the Skinny Slide on Upper Wolfjaw Mountain in search… >>More

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