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Massive effort mounted to rescue stranded kayaker

COLTON, New York (WWNY) - Rescuing a kayaker stranded Wednesday night in the town of Colton involved a massive rescue effort by two fire departments, St. Lawrence County Emergency Services, state forest rangers, county dispatchers, and Fort Drum. Emergency Services director Matthew Denner said a man in his 40s called...
COLTON, NY
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Adirondack kayaker rescued by Fort Drum Black Hawk, Apaches

COLTON, N.Y. (WWTI) — A man was rescued after kayaking in the Adirondacks Wednesday night in the Town of Colton. According to the St. Lawrence County Director of Emergency Service Matthew R. Denner, on May 25 at 9:11 p.m., 911 operators received a call from a man in his 40s who said he was exhausted and could not move his legs as he had been kayaking all day on the Raquette River.
COLTON, NY
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Peaceful moment at Postwood Park

Mindy Woodruff, Canton, enjoys the peacefulness of Postwood Park, Hannawa Falls, this time of year before the beach opens, she said. Opening of the beach, originally scheduled for May 28, has now been changed to June 4. NCNow photo.
HANNAWA FALLS, NY
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St. Lawrence County road to be closed for 2 weeks

SOUTH COLTON, N.Y. (WWTI) — Beginning May 24, the Main Haul Road on the South Colton Conservation Easement will be closed in St. Lawrence County. According to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, this closure is to accommodate a bridge replacement over Dead Creek. Specifically, a temporary...
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William Nichol Sloan, 87, of Hannawa Falls

HANNAWA FALLS, New York (WWNY) - Mr. William Nichol Sloan, age 87 of Hannawa Falls, NY passed away on Tuesday, May 24th at the Canton Potsdam Hospital. There will be calling hours at the Garner Funeral Service on Tuesday, May 31st from 1-3pm and 4-7pm. A mass of Christian Burial will be held the following day at St. Mary’s Church at 10:00 am with Rev. Joseph Giroux celebrant. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Potsdam.
HANNAWA FALLS, NY
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It’s all about family for owners of new Hermon eatery

HERMON, New York (WWNY) - There’s a new business in Hermon and for one of the owners, it’s an idea that’s always been a lifelong dream. On the quiet streets of Hermon, a new eatery is open. It’s called MAC’s and the name fits right into the...
HERMON, NY
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Gouverneur Farmers Market Manager steps down

After nine years of dedicated service, Gouverneur Farmers Market Manager Linda E. Brown of Richville is stepping down for her position due to health problems,. “Thanks to all of the people that have helped me and the weekly market vendors and people visiting the market,” Mrs. Brown said in an interview with the Gouverneur Tribune Press. “I’ll still be around the market to visit.”
GOUVERNEUR, NY
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AdironDUCK Race & Pancake Breakfast will be in-person

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - The 28th Annual AdironDUCK Race and Pancake Breakfast will be in-person this month after being held virtually during the pandemic. Bill Waite and his son, Joseph, appeared on 7 News at Noon on Thursday. Watch their interview above. The AdironDUCK Race and Pancake Breakfast will...
WATERTOWN, NY
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Raquette River Outfitters

Complete canoe and kayak outfitter offering canoe, kayak, and SUP rentals and sales, camping equipment, maps, paddle gear and fly fishing supplies. Stop in and plan your Adirondack paddle trip!. With locations in Tupper Lake & Long Lake, Raquette River Outfitters rents a wide variety of kayaks, lightweight canoes, sups...
TUPPER LAKE, NY
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Recipe for Success: How a Tupper Lake donut shop has endured for decades

Tina Merrihew has been making fresh, fried donuts for more than 30 years. It’s a skill she’s had to work to perfect. “It’s not as easy as it looks," she says. Merrihew is behind the counter of the Washboard Donut Shoppe in Tupper Lake. In her red and black flannel shirt, she picks up a big, stainless steel funnel, known as the hopper, which she's filled up with donut batter.
TUPPER LAKE, NY
Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Recipe for success

TUPPER LAKE — Tina Merrihew has been making fresh, fried donuts for more than 30 years. It’s a skill she’s had to work to perfect. “It’s not as easy as it looks,” she says. Merrihew is behind the counter of the Washboard Donut Shoppe...
TUPPER LAKE, NY
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Recipe for Success: Adirondack donut shop endures

TUPPER LAKE — Tina Merrihew has been making fresh, fried donuts for more than 30 years. It’s a skill she’s had to work to perfect. “It’s not as easy as it looks,” she says. Merrihew is behind the counter of the Washboard Donut Shoppe...
TUPPER LAKE, NY
North Country Public Radio

4/5/22: What's your favorite Tupper Lake donut?

A laundromat and gift shop on Tupper Lake's Main Street also makes perhaps the best old-fashioned fried donuts in the North Country. We visit the Washboard Donut Shoppe. Also: Mohawk tribal members will vote on renaming the tribe as the "Akwesasne Mohawk Tribe", from "St. Regis Mohawk Tribe".
TUPPER LAKE, NY

Echo Cliff hike offers trail to Panther Mountain ‘summit’

Echo Cliff at Panther Mountain is a short trek with a steep climb that pays off with a rewarding view of the southern Adirondacks. Panther Mountain—not to be confused with the Adirondacks’ other Panther Mountain near Tupper Lake—overlooks Piseco Lake in the town of Arietta in Hamilton County. The trail to and from Echo Cliff is 1.2 miles round trip with an elevation gain of 670 feet. It is a hike best labeled moderate. It is a local favorite, especially in the summer, and is accessible via a short walk from three state campgrounds: Little Sand Point, Poplar Point, and Point Comfort. The trailhead is located between Little Sand Point and Point Comfort.
HAMILTON COUNTY, NY
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Maple Weekend in Hermon

Josh Whitford checks the maple syrup at Woody’s Maple, Hermon, Saturday, during the first of two Maple Weekends. Jessica and Josh Whitford are fifth generation owners of the business started in the 1860’s. For more information on Maple Weekend, click here. NCNow photo.
HERMON, NY
Times Union

Maple Madness happening at the Wild Center every weekend in March

Celebrate all things maple at the Wild Center every weekend in March. The Wild Center will be producing maple syrup with the help of the Tupper Lake community, but visitors from across the state are invited to join in on the fun. Tour the sugar shack, try the maple quest, taste some maple treats, and take part in special programming during the sugaring season.
TUPPER LAKE, NY
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