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Navigation Rights Case Heading To NYS Court Of Appeals

For five years, a group of Adirondack landowners has engaged in a legal battle with the editor of the Adirondack… >>More

Natural History

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Happy Groundhog Day: The World Of Woodchucks

Researchers are still puzzling over the age-old question, “How much wood could a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck… >>More

Environment

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Rail Trail, Camp Santanoni, Snowmobile Trails At APA Thursday

The Adirondack Park Agency (APA) will hold its monthly meeting at its headquarters in Ray Brook on Thursday, February 11,… >>More

History & Culture

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Adirondack Roots Saved Adgate Schermerhorn’s Life (Part 2)

Planes had been seen and heard overhead near the crash site during the first few days, but flares launched by… >>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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