CVAC football: Red Storm rally to beat Chiefs

SARANAC | In the post-game interviews, Saranac Lake coach Eric Bennett said he never wants to hear his players say, "I'm sorry," but instead say, "next play." That philosophy was put to the test in the Red Storm's Sept. 18 CVAC contest against Saranac, as the team twice fumbled the ball on what could have been go-ahead, fourth-quarter drives.
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WEEKLY WATCH: Can up-and-coming teams continue their ascent?

With the start of the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference season in football this week, leagues in all sports are fully engaged in the quest to determine championships and playoff spots. As races progress, there are some surprise stories that are developing. While there are the usual key matchups — and those...
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CVAC volleyball: Eagles top Chiefs

SARANAC | The Beekmantown varsity volleyball team withstood a strong effort by Saranac Sept. 16, eventually wearing down the Chiefs for a 3-1 match win. After wins of 25-22 and 25-19, the Eagles dropped the third set to the Chiefs by a 26-24 score. Beekmantown then took control in the fourth game, scoring a 25-12 win to close out the match.
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Scientists are rapidly advancing the outlook for cancer vaccines using the same technology as Covid-19 Shot

Vancouver- USA Newsgroup – With the scientists behind Oxford University using the same technology as the Covid-19 Shot AstraZeneca PLC (NASDAQ: AZN) is approaching development Therapeutic cancer vaccine, Based on promising animal research results. Based on the rapidly accelerating development of Covid-19 technology Expectations are rising COTA research report to maintain pace in the field of oncology Two-thirds (66%) Cancer patients and their relatives have reported disappointment and frustration with the progress of cancer treatment during clinical trials. Thankfully AstraZeneca This fighting group is not just a few Promising development Comes from other biotechnology companies like BioVaxys Technology Corp. (CSE: BIOV) (OTCQB: BVAXF), BioNTech SE (NASDAQ: BNTX), Cureback NV (NASDAQ: CVAC), and Moderna, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRNA).
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(UPDATED 1:02 P.M.) EB football reschedules Maiden game; Freedom JV game off

ICARD — The East Burke varsity football team has rescheduled its Catawba Valley 2A Conference home contest versus Maiden, which was originally set for today but postponed due to COVID-19 cases and quarantines in the Cavaliers program. EB (1-1) will now host Maiden on Sept. 28, a Tuesday night. Kickoff...
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H.S. ROUNDUP: Freedom girls XC 2nd in host meet

The host Freedom girls cross country team placed second on Wednesday in a seven-team pre-Northwestern 3A/4A Conference meet. The Lady Patriots (81 points) were led by freshman Emily Kania (10th; 23:24.44), while junior Sara Byrd Succop and freshman Leak Kirksey finished directly behind in 11th and 12th place. Sheyla Hernandez (29th) and McKenna Carver (40th) also contributed toward the FHS girls team total.

Rough and tumble: Bears top Warriors in OT

GAMEWELL — Wednesday’s contest between Bunker Hill and West Caldwell at times looked more like a rugby match than a soccer match. The Bears, who had lost three in a row after opening the season with a win and a tie, came away with a 3-2 win in overtime. The game was played with only two officials and was largely overshadowed by the missing referee in the middle of the field.

CVAC boys XC: Peru, PHS, Saranac Lake earn sweeps

POINT AU ROCHE | The Peru varsity boys cross country team scored a trio of wins against Seton Catholic and Beekmantown Sept. 14, with a win of 25-36 over the Knights and 20-41 over the Eagles. Northeastern Clinton scored a 25-36 win over the Knights, while Beekmantown also scored a...
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Breaking Down The Inflation Numbers Draws Attention To Oil Prices

Oil futures (/CL) are up 1% this morning ahead of the crude oil inventories report. While the NY Empire State Manufacturing Index was nearly double forecast. However, the news failed to move markets. It’s hard to get Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) to move 1% but its announcement that it’s hiking its quarterly...

Rebels roll over Warriors

West Lincoln picked up its first Catawba Valley Athletic Conference volleyball win of the season with a 3-0 victory over West Caldwell on Tuesday in Gamewell. The Rebels (4-7, 1-4 CVAC) stormed to a 25-8 win in the first set, and West Caldwell found its stride in the second set before running out of steam as West Lincoln took a 25-21 win in the set and a 2-0 lead in the match. The Rebels put the match away with a 25-13 victory in the third.

CVAC volleyball: Chiefs first win comes in thriller v. Cougars

SARANAC | The Saranac varsity volleyball team scored their first win of the year against Northeastern Clinton Sept. 14, scoring a 25-21 victory in the fifth and decisive set. In a back-and-forth match, the Chiefs won each of the odd sets by scores of 25-17, 25-21 and 25-21, while the Cougars scored a 25-18 win in the second set and 25-18 win in the fourth set.

Microsoft, Goldman Sachs Make News, But Rising Crude Could Drag Market

Oil futures are up 1% this morning ahead of the crude oil inventories report. While the NY Empire State Manufacturing Index was nearly double forecast. However, the news failed to move markets. It’s hard to get Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) to move 1% but its announcement that it’s hiking its quarterly dividend...

Ticonderoga girls, Plattsburgh boys sweep CVAC meets

CLINTONVILLE — Tuesday was a good day for the Ticonderoga girls and Plattsburgh High boys cross country teams. In the girls race, the Sentinels picked up 15-50 wins over AuSable Valley and Plattsburgh High. Hannah Porter led Ticonderoga with a time of 25:34, which was good for second place, and...

COVID-19 Vaccine Efficacy Solid Even as Delta Extends Pandemic

With 5.5 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines administered globally as of early September, according to Our World in Data, the immunization rate is slowing in many developed countries just as it accelerates in less-developed markets. In the United States, 53% of the population has been fully vaccinated. An apparent combination of vaccine hesitancy, waning efficacy of vaccines against infection, and the rise of the more contagious delta variant thwarted President Joe Biden’s target for returning to nearly normal by July 4.

CureVac Shares Fall After Cutting COVID-19 Vaccine Production Plans

CureVac BV (NASDAQ: CVAC) has canceled contract manufacturing deals for its experimental COVID-19 vaccine with two prospective partners. The Company would terminate agreements with Celonic Group and Wacker, but existing production deals with Rentschler Biopharma and Novartis AG (NYSE: NVS) would remain unchanged. "The continuous increase in mRNA manufacturing capacity...