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Upper Saranac Lake Boat Launch Upgrades Planned

The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has announced that $475,000 in upgrades will be made to the Upper Saranac Lake Boat… >>More

Natural History

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Burying Beetles: Nature’s Undertakers

I don’t often shake down my cat for a dead mouse, but I did think it was fair, considering that… >>More

Environment

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Commentary: Governor Should Sign Aquatic Invasives Bill

Legislation passed in June that bans the transport of aquatic invasive species (AIS) across New York has been sent to… >>More

History & Culture

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Minerva’s Ella Lynch, Defender of Parental Rights

To the dismay of Minerva’s high-profile educator, Ella Lynch, the struggle for quality American schooling continued through the 1920s, seemingly… >>More

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