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Wilmington Health Center Opens in New Building

The new 3400 sq ft health center on 2 acres cost $1.3m.  It is associated with the Elizabethtown Hospital and the Burlington hospital.

Read the news story here.

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Lake George Schools Plan for Population Decline

A study done for the district suggests another 25% decline in coming years before the school population stabilizes.

Read the news story here.

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91% of Hamilton Cty Lakes Affected by Road Salt

The Adk Water Institute at Paul Smiths has published its 25 year report on Hamilton County Lakes.  It found that 91% of the lakes in the lightly populated county are affected by road salt.  Impacts of acid rain have declined.

Read the news story here.
Download the study report here.

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Community Solar Now Available in the Park

Solar Farms NY is now operating 50 PV farms all over NYS.  The newest farm in Clinton County serves the NYSEG area in the northeast area of the Park.  There is no cost to join, you can exit any time.  Prices are 5% below NYESG.

See this new offering here.

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Cornell Wins $69m Grant for Grape Research

Cornell will be working on genetic research to improve harvests under unstable weather conditions we see now in the State and also work on cold weather grapes.

Read the news story here.

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