In the News

In the News

Please note: The articles in bold mention the Adirondack Council and/or staff.

2018

High Peaks plan wins key APA approval, promises monitoring of growing crowds - NCPR- July 13, 2018

Craig steps down as chair of Adirondack Park Agency - NCPR - July 13, 2018

High Peaks plan gets APA panel approval - Daily Gazette - July 12, 2018

DEC responds to backcountry skiers’ concerns - Adirondack Explorer - July 11, 2018

DEC responds to mountain-biking concerns - Adirondack Explorer - July 11, 2018

Give early High Peaks overuse measures a chance - Sun Community News - July 11, 2018

Community reacts to initial High Peaks overuse solutions - Sun Community News - July 10, 2018

As state finalizes High Peaks plan, critics raise new questions - NCPR - July 9, 2018

EDITORIAL: Public must be informed about lake contamination - Post Star - July 8, 2018

COLUMN: EPA still scandal-ridden after Pruitt's departure - Post Star, - July 8, 2018

Catskills permit system first for state - Daily Gazette - July 7, 2018

Group blasts High Peaks management plans - Saratogian - July 6, 2018

Stefanik touts infrastructure funding in Plattsburgh stop - Sun Community News - July 6, 2018

Adirondack Wild calls for High Peaks permit system - Post Star - July 6, 2018

‘Dangerously low’ water levels lead to state of emergency in Willsboro - Sun Community News - July 6, 2018

Plans for new park in Lake George move forward - Sun Community News - July 5, 2018

Wildnerness groups fault state plan for increased access to Adirondacks - Times Union - July 5, 2018

Warren County seeks environmental testing on two properties - Post Star - July 4, 2018

Lake George on impaired water body list going on 16 years - Post Star - July 4, 2018

Adirondack Council calls for parking permits in the High Peaks - Adirondack Explorer - July 3, 2018

DEC Adopts Major Update to SEQR Regulations - Adirondack Almanack - July 3, 2018

Erosion along Schroon River negatively impacting river, lake - Sun Community - July 3, 2018

Trailhead parking crackdown - Times Union - July 3, 2018

Adirondack Council wishes more got done this session - Spectrum News - July 3, 2018

DEC working to address overuse of some areas within the Adirondack Park - Malone Telegram - July 3, 2018

State to start High Peaks parking crackdown - Daily Gazette - July 2, 2018

Group proposes High Peaks permit system - Daily Gazette - June 29, 2018

Digging into Tahawus mine - Adirondack Explorer - June 29, 2018

Built for fire vigil, Vanderwhacker tower now offers vast Adirondack views - NCPR - June 29, 2018

Nuisance Bear: Avoid Slant Rock Area - Adirondack Almanack - June 29, 2018

Adirondack Wild calls for permit system to manage High Peaks hikers - Adirondack Explorer - June 28, 2018

Big plans proposed for Boreas Ponds - Adirondack Explorer - June 28, 2018

Adirondack residents dealing with road-salt contaminated wells - Adirondack Explorer - June 27, 2018

Environmental Groups Offer Lukewarm Review Of NY Legislative Session With Much Work Left Aside - WAMC - June 26 2018

As deadline arrives, new Adirondack High Peaks wilderness plan draws fire - NCPR - June 26, 2018

Lake Champlain’s 2018 State of the Lake Report Issued - Adirondack Almanack - June 26, 2018

Lighter than expected crowd for High Peaks meeting - Adirondack Daily Enterprise, 6/22/18

Conservation Subdivision Design bill fails - Adirondack Explorer - June 22, 2018

Dams need hundreds of millions in repairs - Adirondack Daily Enterprise - June 21, 2018,

David Gibson: Bill Would Wrest Away Santanoni Success - Adirondack Almanack - June 21, 2018

Keene Central fourth-graders present research project on Boquet River - Sun Community News- June 21, 2018

DEC to close road to Boreas Ponds for repairs - Adirondack Explorer - June 21, 2018

Moreau Lake State Park parasite causing intense itching - Post Star - June 20, 2018

Washington County grasslands legislation moving forward - Post Star - June 20, 2018

Tri-Lakes Takes: Two wins on clean air for the Adirondacks - NCPR - June 20, 2018

Tri-Lakes Takes: Two wins on clean air for the Adirondacks - NCPR - June 20, 2018

Summer of towering centennials - Lake Placid News - June 20, 2018

Public Comment Sought On Grass River Area Management - Adirondack Almanack - June 20, 2018

State Senate passes forestry stewardship bill - Adirondack Daily Enterprise, - June 20, 2018

 State seeks to prevent algae blooms on Champlain, Lake George - Adirondack Explorer - June 19, 2018

Avangrid pulls the plug on wind farm in Hopkinton - NCPR - June 19, 2018

State releases plans to combat algal blooms on Lake George, Lake Champlain - Post Star - June 18, 2018

Charter fined for missing goals on broadband rollout - Sun Community - June 18, 2018

Ausable River dam’s fish passage postponed again - Adirondack Explorer - June 18, 2018

DEC Adds Third Public Meeting On High Peaks Changes - Adirondack Almanack - June 18, 2018

APA Approves Three Unit Management Plans - Adirondack Almanack - June 17, 2018

Film moves forward with community support - Sun Community - June 17, 2018

Public Access Planned For Three Sisters Preserve - Adirondack Almanack - June 16, 2018

Warren County terminates railroad contract - Post Star - June 15, 2018

Smog hits Whiteface: Adirondack Council sues EPA head Pruitt - Lake Placid News - June 15, 2018

Guest Editorial: Unprecedented high ozone levels detected on Whiteface Mountain - Post Star – June 14, 2018

Courts rule EPA derelict in duty - Press Republican - June 14, 2018

Federal judge orders EPA to address smog impacting Northeast including Adirondacks -Post Star - June 14, 2018

More Adirondack Lake Trout Monitoring Needed - Adirondack Almanack - June 14, 2018

Advocates: State Responsible for Polluting Adirondack Wells - Adirondack Almanack - June 13, 2018

Bolton receives $50,000 grant for wastewater treatment - Post Star - June 13, 2018

Gore Mountain Opens July 7 With New Activities - Adirondack Almanack ­ - June 13, 2018

Volunteer group, DEC to clean up illegal shooting range - Sun Community News - June 13, 2018

AWA: Snowmobile Decision Calls Into Question Other Road Claims - Adirondack Almanack - June 13, 2018

Dirty tricks: Government fails to compel coal plants to reduce pollution - Watertown Daily Times - June 12, 2018

New Findings On Relocated Adirondack Loons - Adirondack Almanack - June 12, 2018

Landowner closes off popular hiking trail in Keene Valley due to trespassing - Post Star - June 11, 2018

Turning water into brine? Study suggests state road salt detected in Adirondack well water - Post Star- June 10, 2018

Mountain Bike Trails Management Guidance Issued - Adirondack Almanack ­- June 10, 2018

Former Franklin County Legislator Barbara Rice appointed to state economic development post - Malone Telegram - June 8, 2018

Study finds High Peaks parking areas often overflow - Lake Placid News - June 8, 2018

Persistent overflow parking at high-peaks trail heads a sign of intense Adirondack Park usage - Watertown Daily Times - June 7, 2018

APA board member who abruptly resigned lands on state economic development team - Post Star - June 7, 2018

Schumer urges oil safety improvements - Daily Gazette ­- June 7, 2018

‘Bill jam’ breakup includes passage of Camp Gabriels measure, but comity could be fleeting -Malone Telegram - June 6, 2018

Whiteface registers 'bad-air day' - Press Republican - June 6, 2018

National Changes Across Rural America Shape the Adirondacks - Adirondack Almanack - June 5, 2018

Study: Road salt has contaminated wells, lakes, streams in Adirondacks - Syracuse - June 4, 2018

Parked cars on Route 73 create safety hazard - Adirondack Explorer - June 4, 2018

New book delves into archaeology in the Adirondack Park - Utica Observer Dispatch - June 3, 2018

Adirondack Wild: Stop the Rush to Accommodate Overuse - Adirondack Almanack - June 3, 2018

Saranac Lake Adopts Climate Smart Community Resolution - Adirondack Almanack - June 3, 2018

Lindy Ellis succeeds Rice as legislator - Adirondack Daily Enterprise - June 2, 2018

Trump Prepares Lifeline for Money-Losing Coal Plants  - Bloomberg - June 1, 2018

Slic takes over Keene Valley internet service - Lake Placid News - June 1, 2018

Lake Placid officials commit to being Earth-friendly - Lake Placid News - June 1, 2018

Police called to railway depot for dispute involving railroad personnel - Post Star - May 31, 2018

Loan fund members defend actions, officials point out problems - Post Star - May 31, 2018

DOT announces pilot programs to reduce salt on Mirror Lake and Lake George - Adirondack Explorer - May 31, 2018

Lake George part of state pilot program to reduce road salt use in winter - Post Star - May 30, 2018

Grant programs aim to reduce impact of climate change on farming - Sun Community News - May 30, 2018

Boat stewards on guard against invasives - Press Republican - May 30, 2018

Land Trust Purchase To Expand Wilmington, Jay Mountain Biking - Adirondack Almanack, - May 30, 2018

High Peaks Plans Should Respect Public Opinion - Adirondack Almanack - May 29, 2018

Wildlife Conservation Society to end Adirondack program - Adirondack Explorer - May 29, 2018

Lake George awarded $343,000 for sewer line, wastewater infrastructure upgrades - Post Star - May 28, 2018

Rouses Point imposes cryptocurrency ban - Press Republican - May 28, 2018

Study finds road salt in drinking water - Adirondack Explorer - May 25, 2018

Motorized access to Boreas Ponds debated at DEC hearing - Adirondack Explorer - May 24, 2018

ADK Land Trust buys Wilmington land for mtn biking - Adirondack Explorer - May 24, 2018

Nature Conservancy launches new invasives awareness campaign - Post Star - May 24, 2018

Views vary on Adirondack recreation plans - Daily Gazette - May 23, 2018

County Supervisors Hear Update on Emergency Communications Project - Hamilton County Express - May 23, 2018

Influential Adirondack leader Barb Rice abruptly resigns – NCPR - May 22, 2018

Gibson: State Rushing Process For High Peaks, Boreas Plans - Adirondack Almanack - May 22, 2018

Railroad moves out of Adirondacks - Adirondack Daily Enterprise - May 22, 2018

Hiking plan hearing Wednesday in Albany - Daily Gazette May 22, 2018

Survey reveals High Peaks parking lots ‘routinely’ above capacity - Sun Community - May 22, 2018

Washington County appoints new members to Regional Planning Board - Post Star - May 18, 2018  

Washington County appoints new members to Regional Planning Board - Post Star - May 18, 2018  

Adirondack Council on Renewed Acid Rain and Air Pollution Concerns in Adirondacks - Mountain Lake PBS - May 18, 2018

Adirondack Council on Removal of Rail Tankers from Adirondacks  - Mountain Lake PBS - May 18, 2018

Adirondack Council Spokesman Discusses Adirondack Issues - WAMC - May 18, 2018

Tourism advocates urge state to lock out racism - Press Republican - May 17, 2018

State Sen. Betty Little to run again - Press Republican – May 17, 2018

Wanted: One Attorney General, Preferably Short-Term, Scandal-Free - The New York Times - May 15, 2018

Oil tankers exit Adirondacks as green groups gird for legal fight - Sun Community - May 15, 2018

Boreas parking plans revealed - Sun Community - May 15, 2018

Comment Period Begins On High Peaks Management - Adirondack Almanack - May 15. 2018

Overuse of High Peaks Wilderness prompts management plan review - NCPR - May 14, 2018

Blog: Adirondack Council receives top charitable rating - Olean Times Herald - May 14, 2018

OUR VIEW: We must find ways to protect our wilderness - Observer-Dispatch - May 13, 2018

Green in Keene: Clean energy future saves money - Sun Community - May 11, 2018

Tourism backers: Make visitors feel welcome by fighting racism - Daily Star - May 11, 2018

A new bug to worry about - Times Union - May 11, 2018

APA fast-tracks proposals for High Peaks - Adirondack Explorer - May 11, 2018

Decision overturns Constableville ATV law - Watertown Daily Times - May 11, 2018

CATS Grand Hike Promotes Hamlet-to-Hamlet Hiking - Adirondack Almanack - May 11, 2018

High Peaks hiker parking changes proposed - Daily Gazette - May 10, 2018

Rail cars exit Adirondacks - Saratogian News - May 10, 2018

Regulators' decision on rail line's control awaits DEC application - Times Union - May 10, 2018

Frustration grows over New York's broadband gaps - Press Republican - May 10, 2018

Big High Peaks Changes Coming Amid Crowd Concerns - Adirondack Almanack - May 10, 2018

ATV ruling against street use - Adirondack Explorer - May 10, 2018

Big plans pitched for Mount Van Hoevenberg - Post Star - May 10, 2018 

With Schneiderman Out, Environmental Fight Loses a Prominent Voice - The New Times - May 9, 2018

CATS Acquires Historic Farm, Important RR Crossing - Adirondack Almanack - May 9, 2018

Parking Survey Reinforces Concerns Regarding Overuse of Adirondack High Peaks - WAMC - May 9, 2018

State lawmaker, claiming lack of progress and transparency, calls for probe of state broadband program - Sun Community - May 9, 2018

APA Agenda: Big Changes For Most Popular Adirondack Areas - Adirondack Almanack - May 8, 2018

High Peaks overcrowding documented in Adirondacks - Daily Gazette - May 7, 2018

Financial picture darkens for tourist railroad - Times Union - May 7, 2018

DEC proposes put-ins along upper Hudson - Adirondack Explorer - May 7, 2018

Did this SLC town just "zone out" wind farms? - NCPR - May 7, 2018

Hamlets to Huts Test Run Slated - Adirondack Almanack - May 7, 2018

DEC proposes parking area for Chapel Pond Slab - Adirondack Explorer - May 5, 2018

DEC proposes moving Cascade trailhead to Mt Van Ho - Adirondack Explorer - May 4, 2018

State prevails in Adirondack snowmobile trail challenge - Times Union - May 3, 2018

DEC Seeks River and Stream Monitor Volunteers - Adirondack Almanack - May 2, 2018

NY protects Lake Champlain shoreline near Schuyler Island - NCPR - May 2, 2018

Congressional candidates tout green credentials - Post Star – May 1, 2018

Congress candidates seek to carve out distinctions on environmental issues - Sun Community - May 1, 2018

Two Top Aides to Scott Pruitt Quit the E.P.A. Unexpectedly - The New York Times - May 1, 2018

California Sues Trump Administration Over Car Emissions Rules - The New York Times - May 1, 2018

John Brown celebration at the farmstead - Adirondack Explorer - April 30, 2018

Regional Planning Board chairman taken off board - Post Star - April 30, 2018

DEC buys Trembleau Mountain tract - Press Republican - April 30, 2018

Big Tupper project moves forward - Adirondack Explorer - April 30, 2018

Glens Falls joins Solomon Northup history trail project - Post Star - April 29, 2018

Lake George boat permit renewal spurs Huddle Bay traffic discussion - Post Star - April 30, 2018

Some supervisors lobby for talks with railroad company - Post Star - April 28, 2018

OUR VIEW: Derail end run around rail ruling - Utica Observer-Dispatch - April 27, 2018

Hopkinton passes wind law limiting construction of wind turbines - Watertown Daily Times - April 27, 2018

State fails to give DEC the staff it needs - Lake Placid News - April 27, 2018

EDITORIAL: Stefanik says one thing about Pruitt, does another - Post Star - April 26, 2018

Wildlife groups oppose Route 30 DOT plan - Adirondack Daily Enterprise - April 25, 2018

Study Finds Continued Problems With Road Salt In Adirondack Lake - WAMC - April 25, 2018

25th Annual Conference on the Adirondacks - Adirondack Almanack – April 24, 2018

DEC Releases Draft Invasive Species Management Plan - Adirondack Almanack – April 24, 2018

State declines to appeal Adirondack railroad ruling - Observer-Dispatch – April 24, 2018

Cuomo Announces Bill to Ban Plastic Bags in New York State - New York Times - April 23, 2018

DEC Offers Plans For Black River Snowmobile Trails, National Scenic Trail - Adirondack Almanack - April 23, 2018

Monroe and Siy: Act Now To Stop Invasives - Adirondack Almanack - April 23, 2018

Two Duane officials oppose land sale measure - Malone Telegram - April 23, 2018

Cranberry Lake Boat Launch Comments Sought - Adirondack Almanack - April 22, 2018

Public comments sought on Lake George Park Commission plan - Times Union - April 22, 2018

Study: Outdoor recreation is big business - Post Star - April 22, 2018

Cryptocurrency 'miners' shake up North Country communities - Times Union - April 22, 2018      

Stefanik sits out resolution to remove embattled EPA chief - Sun Community - April 19, 2018

Parking area location is hot topic at Boreas Ponds meeting - Adirondack Explorer - April 19, 2018

Ti agrees to improve water - Sun Community News - April 18, 2018

Despite local outcry, Hopkinton rejects tougher wind laws – NCPR - April 16, 2018

Meeting On Perkin’s Clearing-Speculator Tree Farm Easement Plans - Adirondack Almanack - April 16, 2018

State DEC probing Bolton sewer department - Times Union - April 16, 2018

Iowa Pacific is removing mothballed tanker cars from Adirondacks – NCPR - April 16, 2018

Editorial: Open burning illegal in most towns - Press Republican - April 13, 2018

APA OKs Whiteface changes - Adirondack Daily Enterprise – April 13, 2018

Ticonderoga agrees to change water system after federal enforcement action - Post Star - April 12, 2018

Buildings on the Forest Preserve: Public Lodging Facilities - Adirondack Almanack – April 12, 2018

Funding complete for dam destruction - Press Republican – April 12, 2018

Revised APA Rules For Large Subdivision, Shoreline Projects - Adirondack Almanack – April 10, 2018

Mandated purposes: Towns shouldn’t pass local laws opening roads to ATV users - Watertown Daily Times – April 10, 2018

New initiative sparks local business growth - Press Republican – April 10, 2018

Editorial: Rail to trail in the 'Dacks - Times Union – April 10, 2018

Lewis County ATV system facing muddy trail - Adirondack Daily Enterprise – April 10, 2018

APA reviews changes for Whiteface, other state land - Adirondack Daily Enterprise – April 10, 2018

Buildings on the Forest Preserve: The Historic Classification - Adirondack Almanack – April 10 2018

Another train operator reaches out - Post Star – April 9, 2018

John Andersen: The evolution of the ATV - Chippewa Herald – April 7, 2018

Commentary: Make Adirondack Railroads A Priority - Adirondack Almanack – April 7, 2018

Lewis County officials discuss tightening local ATV laws - Watertown Daily Times – April 6, 2018

‘Unusual but Effective Coalition’ Killed Forest Preserve Tax Changes - Adirondack Almanack – April 6, 2018

EDITORIAL: State can help with rail line troubles - Post Star – April 5, 2018

Stefanik takes heat from rowdy crowd - Sun Community News - April 5, 2018

Stefanik calls for Pruitt to go - Daily Gazette - April 5, 2018

Local Railroad CEO Seeks $5M Payday - Adirondack Almanack - April 5, 2018

Dave Gibson: More On Inner Gooley Club - Adirondack Almanack - April 5, 2018

Officials pleased Adirondack PILOT program pulled - Press Republican - April 4, 2018

Adk Council’s Budget Analysis Finds Good in Lean Year - Adirondack Almanack - April 3, 2018

Adirondack PILOT And Tax Cap Proposal Removed From Final NY Budget – WAMC - April 3, 2018

EPA cuts rejected in federal budget bill - Sun Community News - April 3, 2018

Pro-wind organizer reviews wind law petitions, casts doubt on signatures - Watertown Daily Times - April 3, 2018

Railroad to shut down following snow train run on April 7 - Post Star - April 2, 2018

Land Trust Helps Protect High Peaks Vista in Keene - Adirondack Almanack - April 2, 2018

Saratoga North Creek tourist railroad threatens to shut down – NCPR – April 2, 2018

What state budget means for the Adirondacks - Adirondack Explorer – April 2, 2018

Budget omits state land PILOT - Adirondack Daily Enterprise – April 2, 2018

New York passes $168 billion budget - Times Union – April 1, 2018

Mirror Lake Water Quality Report Released - Adirondack Almanack – March 31, 2018

BLOG: Ausable River dam to come down this year - Olean Times Herald – March 31, 2018

Avangrid says Hopkinton wind farm likely cannot move forward if proposed wind law passes - North Country Now - March 30, 2018

GUEST EDITORIAL: Compromise was key to new wilderness plan in Adirondacks - Post Star - March 29, 2018

Destructive beetle found in Albany Pine Bush Preserve – NCPR - March 29, 2018

Railroad owner threatens to pull out without $5 million payment - Post Star - March 29, 2018

Meat plant is for sale - Sun Community News - March 29, 2018

John Sheehan: EPA’s Budget, Acid Rain Research - Adirondack Almanack - March 29, 2018

Whitewater group wants to make waves - Adirondack Daily Enterprise - March 28, 2018

2017 Census Estimates Show Population Losses Upstate - Adirondack Almanack - March 28, 2018

Forestry reforms on the table as budget deadline nears - Sun Community News – March 27, 2018

DEC to host High Peaks management plan meeting - Post Star - March 27, 2018

With Boreas signed, stakeholders pivot to UMP - Sun Community - March 27, 2018

Duane seeks land-classification changes to ease sale of property - Malone Telegram - March 26, 2018

Opinion: Highmarket Wheelers ATV Club says Adirondack Council wrong about ATVs and UTVs - North Country Now - March 24, 2018

Gov. Cuomo classifies Boreas Ponds tract - Watertown Daily Times, March 23, 2018

Cuomo signs off on APA land classification for Boreas Ponds, other areas - Malone Telegram - March 23, 2018

Don’t price people out of national parks - Lake Placid News - March 23, 2018

Stefanik's tough environmental realities - Post Star - March 23, 2018

Minimum 2-year wait likely before any Camp Gabriels sale- Adirondack Daily Enterprise - March 23, 2018

First Green Party candidate to serve on South Glens Falls Village Board - Post Star - March 21, 2018

Keene kills production of ‘Mockingbird’ - Adirondack Daily Enterprise - March 21, 2018

Cuomo approves Boreas Ponds compromise - Daily Gazette, March 20, 2018

Controversial tax reform proposal stripped from budget bills - Sun Community News, March 20, 2018

Comments Sought On Whiteface Management Plan - Adirondack Almanack - March 20, 2018

Coalition Formed To Oppose Shift In Adirondack State Tax Payments - WAMC - March 19, 2018

Green group: Stefanik’s record has improved - Olean Times Herald - March 19, 2018

Assemblywoman Jenne introduces amended version of bill to protect Fort Drum from wind farm development - North Country Now - March 19, 2018

APA’s Gore Mtn Proposal Expands Downhill Skiing - Adirondack Almanack - March 19, 2018

DEC Staff Sampling for Moose Across the Adirondacks - Adirondack Almanack - March 19, 2018

Adirondack Hut-to-Hut: Trails and Lodging Report Released - Adirondack Almanack March 17, 2018

State nominates Gooley Club for historic register - Adirondack Explorer - March 16, 2018

Franklin County ‘vehemently’ objects to proposal to change state-owned-land tax payments - Malone Telegram - March 16, 2018

State Senate, Assembly offer competing proposals for 2018-19 state budget - Malone Telegram March 16, 2018

Letter to the editor: Communities can't afford the PILOT - Post Star - March 15, 2018

Johnsburg town board opposes PILOT plans  - Sun Community - March 15, 2018

Adirondack Park Agency Proposes Redefining Travel Corridors To Include Recreational Trails - WAMC - March 15, 2018

Chlad: Comparing Executive, One-House Budgets - Adirondack Almanack - March 15, 2018

NYS Assembly Cuts Forest Preserve Tax Changes - Adirondack Almanack - March 13, 2018

Clean-up to begin at former gas company site - Sun Community News - March 12, 2018

Cuomo budget proposal threatens tax uncertainty for Adirondack towns - NCPR - March 12, 2018

Cuomo budget proposal threatens tax uncertainty for Adirondack towns – NCPR - March 12, 2018

Tim Rowland: ATVs and Adirondack Wildlands - Adirondack Almanack - March 11, 2018

$200k Available for Great Lakes Basin Projects - Adirondack Almanack - March 11, 2018

Stefanik hears constituent concerns about guns, tariffs, Russia in telephone town hall - The Journal – March 10, 2018

DEC Announces 2017 Bear Hunting Results - Adirondack Almanack – March 10, 2018

Stefanik's constituents voice frustration over lack of communication - Post Star - March 10, 2018

What the Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program is doing to stop invasive species - Planet Forward – March 9, 2018

Adirondack Park Agency proposal would allow rail-trail plan – WCAX - March 9, 2018

Boat wash station gets OK - Sun Community - March 9, 2018

Cuomo administration to change Adirondack Park rules, clearing way for rail-trails – NCPR – March 9, 2018

State must pay land taxes like everyone else - Lake Placid News – March 9, 2018

County Opposes State’s Forest Preserve PILOT - Hamilton County Express – March 8, 2018

Outdoors: It's not so easy to spot a moose in Upstate New York - Times Union - March 8, 2018

APA slates hearings on railroad corridors - Adirondack Explorer - March 8, 2018

Community broadband forum should be emulated statewide - Sun Community – March 7. 2018

EPA's Pete Lopez says he's not afraid of controversy, working for Trump - Times Union – March 6, 2018

After shaping Adirondack journalism, Phil Brown steps back – NCPR – March 5, 2018

State Must Pay its Fair Share of Taxes – Daily Gazette – March 3, 2018

New Tahawus mine owner sees big potential for property - Post Star – March 2, 2018

Court sides with North Elba in Old Mountain Road case - Adirondack Daily Enterprise – March 2, 2018

APA seeks to revive Lake Placid rail-trail proposal - Adirondack Explorer – March 2, 2018

Moose count drops to 400 in the Adirondack Park - Lake Placid News – March 2, 2018

Cranberry Lake Wild Forest, Easement Rec Plans Being Considered - Adirondack Almanack – March 2, 2018

Court: Old Mountain Road not legally abandoned - Adirondack Explorer – March 1, 2018

Forests can capture more carbon to ease climate change - Cornell Chronicle – February 28, 2018

DEC wins round in fight over tank cars - Adirondack Explorer - February 28, 2018

Hopkinton town board agrees not to expand wind overlay zone south of SH 72; setbacks and sound limit set - North Country Now - February 28, 2018

State proposal to cap Adirondack tax payments is a bad move – Sun Community News February 28, 2018

SUNY Plattsburgh Faculty Senate addresses diversity - Press Republican - February 27, 2018

Where are the women? - Adirondack Explorer - February 27, 2018

Adirondack, Catskill Park Coalition Opposed Cuomo Tax Plan – Daily Gazette – February 26. 2018

APIPP: No New Aquatic Invasives Found In 2017 - Adirondack Almanack ­- February 26, 2018

Lake Flower Contamination Clean-Up Planned - Adirondack Almanack - February 26, 2018

North Country hungry for broadband details - Sun Community News - February 25, 2018

Resistance: Ron Stafford’s Gift to Local Governments - Adirondack Almanack - February 25, 2018

Makerspace in making in Willsboro - Press Republican - February 24, 2018

Weather Extremes and Maple Syrup Production - Adirondack Almanack - February 24, 2018

Adirondack leaders oppose state land PILOT proposal - Lake Placid News - February 23, 2018

Editorial: Reject change to park taxation - Press Republican ­ February 23, 2018

Broadband symposium planned for North Creek - Sun Community News - February 23, 2018

February 21, 2018: Land PILOTs – WCNY - February 21, 2018

Former MSNBC host Dylan Ratigan, a Saranac Lake native, launches bid for Congress - Sun Community - February 21, 2018

Lake George Facing Threat to Hemlocks - Adirondack Almanack - February 21, 2018

Presence of invasive mollusk in Raquette River confirmed with barcoding by Clarkson U. team - North Country Now - February 21, 2018

Bauer: Empire Forests of the Future Initiative Worthy of Support - Adirondack Almanack - February 20, 2018

DEC Launches Campground Ambassador Program - Adirondack Almanack - February 20, 2018

Editorial: Ax the 'dacks tax change - Times Union - February 20, 2018

For Stefanik, bipartisanship is a choice — and so is crafting solutions to gridlock - Sun Community News - February 19, 2018

Report: Tops markets considering Chapter 11 - Times Union - February 19, 2018

ADK To Gov: Forest Preserve Tax Proposal Unlawful - Adirondack Almanack - February 19, 2018

NY: Fewer peregrine nests last year in Adirondacks - Adirondack Daily Enterprise - February 17, 2018

Snowmobilers want gates down - Sun Community News - February 16, 2018

Lonesome No: Chad Dawson And His Boreas Ponds Vote - Adirondack Almanack - February 16, 2018

Adirondack Park Agency: An Obstacle to Wilderness? - Adirondack Almanack, February 15, 2018

Environmental Groups Oppose Forest Land PILOT Proposal - Hamilton County Express, February 15, 2018

Congressman Tonko: Trump’s EPA budget will be “devastating” for NY – Legislative Gazette - February 15, 2018

Proposed changes to state owned land taxation prompt controversy – Watertown Daily Times - February 14, 2018

Dave Gibson: Forever Wild and Forever Taxable - Adirondack Almanack - February 13, 2018

Access for the disabled takes spotlight as Boreas debate enters next phase - Sun Community News – February 13, 2018

Derailed train blamed for truck accident, injury – Post Stat – February 13, 2018

Adirondack business community supports invasive species education efforts – Read Media - February 13, 2018

Concerns Raised Over Proposed State Property Tax Revisions To Adirondack Communities – WAMC - February 13, 2018

Derailed Locomotive Left To Run For A Week In Adirondacks – WAMC - February 13, 2018

Brighton considers regulating solar development – Adirondack Daily Enterprise - February 12, 2018

Train engine derails, is left running for a week – Post Stat – February 12, 2018

Little, Stec oppose PILOT on park lands - Press Republican - February 12, 2018

“Could You Make Those Towers Taller, Please?” – Inside Towers – February 12, 2018

Opposition mounts against proposed state tax burden shiftSun Community News – February 12, 2018

Cuomo would replace state land taxes with PILOTs – Adirondack Daily Enterprise - February 11, 2018

Tim Rowland: Conflicted By Boreas Ponds Plans – Adirondack Almanack - February 11, 2018

APA classifies Boreas Ponds, now what? - Press Republican - February 11, 2018

Essex County opposes new state tax plan - Press Republican - February 8, 2018

ADK groups: Forest Preserve tax cap unacceptable – Press Republican - February 8, 2018

Legislators ask for taller cell towers - Adirondack Daily Enterprise - February 8, 2018

Cuomo hopes to see forest initiative funded – Lake Placid News – February 7, 2018

Essex Co. irked by proposed tax-burden shift – Press Republican – February 7, 2018

Adirondack lawmakers call for higher cell phone towers  - Sun Community News - February 6, 2018

Editorial: Adirondack compromise? - Times Union – February 6, 2018

The Boreas Ponds deal was cut long before Friday's vote. Does that matter? - NCPR – February 5, 2018

Lake George Plan: Halve Road Salt Use By 2020  – Adirondack Almanack – February 4, 2018

Adirondack Park Agency approves Boreas Ponds, Franklin County land classification packages – Malone Evening Telegram – February 3, 2018

Adirondack Park Agency board votes in favor of Boreas land classification – Post Star – February 2, 2018

Interview with Joh Sheehan on Boreas decision - Capitol Pressroom – February 2, 2018

Boreas Ponds Classification Finalized – WAMC – February 2, 2018

APA approves Boreas Ponds classification - Sun Community News - February 2, 2018   

DEC Commissioner Discusses Future Boreas Ponds Management - WAMC – February 2, 2018     

Agency board adopts Boreas Ponds classification, growing High Peaks Wilderness - Daily Gazette - February 2, 2018     

APA Decision Leaves Road To Boreas Ponds – Adirondack Almanack – February 2, 2018

Controversial tourism signs will come down - Daily Gazette – February 2, 2018

Budget Proposal Challenges NYS Tax Payments on Forest Preserve Lands – Adirondack Almanack – February 2, 2018

State must continue to protect the Wilderness legacy - Times Union – February 1, 2018

State to merge High Peaks and Dix Wilderness Areas - Adirondack Explorer – February 1, 2018

Feds: State could lose $14M in funding over highway signs – Post Star – February 1, 2018

Adirondack lakes recover from acid rain, but with an altered ecosystem  - NCPR – February 1, 2018

New High Peaks would be more than a quarter-million acres – Adirondack Daily Enterprise – February 1, 2018

\North Country wins more than $100 million to expand high-speed internet access - NCPR – February 1, 2018

Boreas plan draws mixed reactions – Adirondack Daily Enterprise – January 31, 2018

Willie Janeway On ORDA Facility Upgrades – Adirondack Almanack - January 31, 2018

Editorial: Boreas decision a win for compromise — but work remains – Sun Community News – January 31, 2018

David Brunner, Joe Martens Join Adk Land Trust Board – Adirondack Almanack - January 31, 2018

APA Agenda: Land Classifications, Saranac Power Line – Adirondack Almanack - January 31, 2018

Plan could allow driving almost to Boreas Ponds – Adirondack Daily Enterprise – January 30, 2018

Tupper Lake begins zoning overhaul – Adirondack Daily Enterprise – January 30, 2018

N.Y.’s broadband buildout may be completed this year - Adirondack Daily Enterprise – January 30, 2018

Universiade inspection is underway  - Adirondack Daily Enterprise – January 30, 2018

Lake George awarded $70,000 for regional economic study - Sun Community News – January 28, 2018

Editorial: Boreas Pond plan shows good governing in action - In New York state, that almost never happens - The Daily Gazette - January 28, 2018

State unveils Boreas plan, setting stage for massive new High Peaks wilderness – NCPR - January 26, 2018

State looks at compromise over Adirondack wilderness area - Times Union – January 25, 2018

Land classifications for Boreas tract recommended - Press Republican – January 25, 2018

APA offers compromise solution for Boreas Ponds Tract - Sun Community News – January 25, 2018

APA Offers Boreas Ponds Tract Proposals - Adirondack Almanack – January 25, 2018

APA urged to intervene to end rail-car storage - Press Republican – January 25, 2018

Beyond Boreas: Other Classification Decisions to Watch - Adirondack Almanack – January 24, 2018

Momentum builds for second Adirondack rail-trail – NCPR – January 23, 2018

Schumer joins railcar storage fight - Sun Community News – January 23, 2018

State’s Frontier Town Plan Missing Key Transportation Piece - Adirondack Almanck - January 22, 2018

Ingersoll: Don’t Neglect Adirondack Wild Forest - Adirondack Almanack – January 21, 2018

Adirondack Council asks state for more Adirondack funding  – Adirondack Daily Enterprise  - January 20, 2018

Solar farm not feasible - Sun Community News –January 19, 2018

Schumer joins calls to stop Adirondack rail car storage - Times Union – January 19, 2018

Old Mountain Road case back in court – Adirondack Daily Enterprise - January 18, 2018

Appeals court hears Old Mountain Road case - Adirondack Explorer – January 17, 2018

Cuomo unveils 2018-19 budget - Times Union - January 17, 2018

Rail Or Trail: Warren County Weighs Options - Adirondack Almanack - January 16, 2018

New York could lose half of its ski season by 2050 -Times Union – January 15, 2018

Janeway: Adirondack Priorities, Proposed NYS Budget - Adirondack Almanack - January 14, 2018

Testimony on Proposed Repeal of Clean Power Plan - Adirondack Almanack - January 13, 2018

Bid to host 2023 World University Games in Lake Placid gets state endorsement Sun Community News – January 4, 2018

Is rail car storage violating Wild, Scenic and Recreational Rivers System Act?- Adirondack Explorer – January 4, 2018

Clash over mothballed rail cars continues in Adirondacks - NCPR – January 1, 2018

2017

Railcar company pulls its cars out of Adirondack storage - Watertown Daily Times - December 30, 2017

Cuomo’s efforts help derail Adirondack train junkyard – Utica Dispatch – December 29, 2017

Big Decisions Dominate Outdoor News - Adirondack Daily Enterprise - December 29, 2017

Editorial: Don’t let up on Adirondack rail storage - Daily Gazette - December 28, 2017

EDITORIAL: Trump administration should lead, not obstruct, on clean energy- Post Star - December 28, 2017

Future of Tahawus rail corridor uncertain - Adirondack Almanack – December 28, 2017

Conservation Field Day Contest Winners Honored - Hamilton County Express – December 28, 2017

Railroad vows to seek more oil tankers for Adirondack storage –Times Union - December 28, 2017

Lesson in responsibility – Times Union - December 28, 2017

Rail car company to remove cars from Adirondacks — but railway punches back - Sun Community News - December 27, 2017

Berkshire Hathaway : Buffett subsidiary to remove rail cars from Adirondack preserve - 4 Traders - December 27, 2017

Berkshire Hathaway Agrees To Remove Stored Rail Cars from Adirondacks - WAMC - December 27, 2017

Clean-water grants to fund salt sheds, green infrastructure Press Republican, December 27, 2017

EDITORIAL: Protect the forest, buy the rail line - Post Star - December 27, 2017

Oil tank cars to be withdrawn from the Adirondacks – Daily Gazette – December 26, 2017

Rail oil tanker company to end Adirondack storage – Times Union – December 26, 2017

NY awards $9M to protect water quality in Adirondacks- WNYT – December 23, 2017

Berkshire Hathaway: Union Tank Car Parked railcars don't sit well with Cuomo New York governor wants Berkshire unit's idled oil cars out of state forest - 4 Traders - December 22, 2017

Cuomo proposes $65 million plan to combat algal blooms - Sun Community New - December 22, 2017

Gov. Cuomo seeks to derail Adirondack rail car storage plan- Lake Placid News December 22, 2017

Company plans to keep storing rail cars in Adirondacks - Saratogian - December 17, 2017

Remembering Maurice Hinchey, 1992 Adirondack Park Centennial - Adirondack Almanack - December 12, 2017

State previews Frontier Town project at open house - Sun Community News - December 12, 2017

Millions lost in revenue for local water systems, says comptroller - Sun Community News - December 12, 2017

No. Hudson supervisor: Frontier Town plan renews hope - Press Republican - December 12, 2017

Frontier Town Campground Moves Forward, Meetings Set - Adirondack Almanack - December 7, 2017

Congressional leaders back Adirondack Lake Survey Corporation - Post Star - December 8, 2017

Forest rangers seek more staff, funds holding up progress - Lake Placid News - December 8, 2017

County to spend $575,000 to remove dilapidated structures at former J & L site in Newton Falls - North Country Now - December 10, 2017

State wins court case over snowmobile trails in Adirondacks - Times Union - December 12, 2017

Lewis legislators add to ATV system, including Lyons Falls connection - Watertown Daily Times - December 7, 2017

Stefanik goes to bat for acid rain research funding - Sun Community News - December 7, 2017

Adirondack snowmobile-trail lawsuit dismissed - Adirondack Explorer - December 6, 2017

Whitehall Solar Installation Dedicated to Gore Mtn Ski Resort - Adirondack Enterprise - December 5, 2017

NY commits $32M to Ad’k water-sewer upgrades - Lake Placid News - December 1, 2017

North Country broadband is a patchwork quilt - Lake Placid News - December 1, 2017

 

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