As we head into a new year, the Adirondack Explorer looks back at the most-read online stories of 2018.
Tupper Lake guide Vanessa “Lynne” Malerba was well-known in the Adirondacks. Her death this summer during a camping trip in the Pharoah Lakes Wilderness area left readers stunned. Malerba, 60, was hit by a tree during a storm while leading a small group. She was rescued by rangers and taken to the hospital, but didn’t survive.