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SUNY Student Health Center prepared for various viruses

The Student Health and Counseling Center at SUNY Plattsburgh is working toward a safer environment from viruses such as enterovirus D-68 (EV-D68) and Ebola.

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Albany shop to serve mastectomy survivors in P’burgh

When Yankee Medical closed in Plattsburgh this past April, breast cancer survivors in the North Country were left with a dearth of mastectomy apparel suppliers. In fact, it left none.

Octoberfest half marathon, 10k upcoming in Peru

The 4th Annual Octoberfest Half Marathon and 10K will take place Saturday, Oct. 11 at 9 a.m.

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CVPH Emergency a different animal after dark

The night shift staff at the CVPH Emergency Care Center (ECC) may look to the curious visitor more like a busy ant colony than the well oiled medical machine that it ultimately is.

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Immunization requirements revised by state DOH

The New York State Department of Health recently announced revised immunization requirements for school attendance.

Ward walks boost health activity in P’burgh

The Plattsburgh Renewal Project, in partnership with the Plattsburgh City School’s Health Education Advisory Committee, is hosting a six-week health program to boost healthy activity and city beautification through a walking tour of all six city wards.

Ward walks boost health activity in Plattsburgh

The Plattsburgh Renewal Project, in partnership with the Plattsburgh City School’s Health Education Advisory Committee, is hosting a six-week health program to boost healthy activity and city beautification through a walking tour of all six city wards.

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Safe Call Now helps emergency services members who are in a crises

When an emergency services member is in crisis, be it from substance abuse, mental issues, problem gambling, etc. seeking help can often be harder than it is for a civilian in the same crisis.

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TFCU to participate in Biggest Loser challenge

Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union (TFCU) announced May 15 the formation of ‘Team TFCU’ who will participate in The Biggest Loser Event Challenge in Plattsburgh, NY on Sunday, June 1.

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Strides For James fun runs to benefit CCC scholarship

The Miner Institute will be opening its gates and displays May 10, as host of the second annual Strides For James fun runs.

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The mayor's Cup challenge

Plans were unveiled recently for this summer’s 37th annual Plattsburgh Mayor’s Cup Regatta and Festival.

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HCR Home Care expanding service

HCR Home Care, a nationally recognized provider of home health care services, has launched operations in Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, St. Lawrence and Warren counties, following the New York State Department of Health’s recommendation.

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Montcalm Mile to award prize money

Computer timing to be utilized in July 4th race

The 28th annual Montcalm Mile will offer $2,300 in prize money this July 4th in Ticonderoga. The Montcalm Mile, the largest participation event in Ticonderoga every year, will also become the first area race to use computer chip timing to score results in 2014.

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Residents urged to ‘Go Blue’ for colon cancer

The Clinton, Essex, and Franklin Library System is partnering with the Cancer Services Programs to urge everyone to “Go Blue” for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month this March.

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BIG CHANGE FOR KIDS

WOKO’s Big Change Roundup crew brought their whirlwind tour of the North Country to Plattsburgh March 8.

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