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Outdoor Recreation

DEC Proposes Additional Free Fishing Days

Based on legislation in 2014 which authorized additional statewide free fishing days, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation… >>More

Natural History

Emerald Ash Borer Threatens St. Lawrence County

Kermit the Frog may have lamented “It’s not easy bein’ green,” but these days, everyone wants to market themselves as… >>More

Environment

David Gibson: Embracing Swamps

Long before antimalarial drugs, draining the swamp was a literal human life saver. Sometime after Earth Day 1970, when over… >>More

History & Culture

Scholarships Available Through Adirondack Foundation

This spring, Adirondack Foundation is offering nearly $141,000 in scholarship opportunities to students and families seeking financial aid for higher… >>More

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Avalanche Pass Ski Trail had six inches of fresh powder and a good base this week. Conditions were mellow.

Avalanche Pass Ski Trail

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