‘Miracle On Ice’ Seats To Hit The Selling Block

The North Elba Town Council has given ORDA the OK to sell seats from the 1980 Herb Brooks Arena, where the legendary “Miracle on Ice” took place. Currently, ORDA is overseeing a multi-million-dollar renovation at the Olympic Center ahead of the 2023 World University Games. In the 1980 Rink, the audience seating is being replaced.

Lake Placid Mayor, Village Trustees To Be Voted On Tuesday

Lake Placid voters will choose a new mayor and two village trustees Tuesday. The Adirondack Daily Enterprise reports polls at the North Elba Town Hall will be open between noon and 9 p.m. There are two candidates running for mayor and four candidates running for two trustee seats. All of the open positions carry four-year … Read more

Woman Dies In A Fire At Her Home Monday

Authorities say 77 year old Carol Omar died in a fire Monday morning in her cottage at 47 Rockledge Lane. Police say she called in the fire at just before 2am but could not escape the flames. Her front door was on fire and her back door obstructed from opening fully. Numerous departments responded to … Read more

Tupper Lake Man Charged With Stealing Personal Funds

State Police arrested 32-year-old Joshua C. Stevens of Tupper Lake, following an investigation initiated on December 28, 2020, regarding a misappropriation of funds from the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities at Sunmount in Tupper Lake. The investigation revealed that Stevens, a Sunmount staff member, stole money from the personal funds of a person receiving … Read more

Franklin County Vaccine Dispensing Happening Thursday

COVID-19 Vaccination POD to Occur in Malone on Thursday for Franklin County Residents who are 60 or Older, Essential Workers, or have Qualifying Conditions. Franklin County Public Health Department announces a vaccination POD (point of dispensing) will be held in Malone on Thursday, March 11th at the Franklin County Courthouse. This POD is for Franklin … Read more

Weibrecht Skiing For Make A Wish

The coronavirus has once again prevented the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeastern New York to partner with Andrew Weibrecht and the Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa for its annual Ski-For-Wishes Fundraiser. He’s created a concept whereby he will ski the summit of all 46 Adirondack peaks for the Albany-based organization. Weibrecht has already started the … Read more

Police Cuff Source Of Synthetic Drugs Found At Clinton Correctional Facility

On January 31, 2020, a package addressed to an inmate, was received at the Annex mailroom within the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora. Upon opening the package, eleven New York State Department of Correction and Community Supervision employees taken to the hospital. The package was tested and found to contain synthetic cannabinoids. On March 4, … Read more

Program Would Put Therapist In SLPD

A proposed program to embed a therapist in the Saranac Lake Police Department to assist on mental health and addiction calls has received state approval. The Adirondack Daily Enterprise reports at a recent hearing, organizers from the village, county and Citizen Advocates shared more details about when, where and how the therapist would work. Village … Read more