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Stiller breaks down limited series construction
PLATTSBURGH — “The Snake,” today's installment of “Escape at Dannemora,” marks the fourth week that North Country viewers have been embedded in Director Ben Stiller's limited miniseries for Showtime.
Are Joyce & Lyle Mitchell Still Together? ‘Escape At Dannemora’ Tells A Riveting True Story
Ben Stiller has taken on the monumental task of adapting the true story of a 2015 prison escape in upstate New York for a seven-part miniseries currently airing on Showtime. Escape at Dannemora boasts an all-star cast, including Patricia Arquette as Joyce "Tilly" Mitchell, the inmate supervisor at t
Another hotel proposed for Vermont city of South Burlington
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The owners of a hotel in the Vermont city of South Burlington would like to build another on the same property. The Burlington Free Press reports that the owners of the owners of the Holiday Inn at Dorset Street and Williston Road would like to add a Hampton Inn & Suites
Stefanik purchases home in town of Saratoga
SARATOGA — U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik and her husband Matt Manda recently bought and moved into a house in the town of Saratoga, her Deputy Chief of Staff Tom Flanagin announced in an email Friday evening.
Photo of special moment mall Santa shared with 93-year-old veteran goes viral
A Delaware woman's photo of a special moment between Santa Claus and a veteran has gone viral. Gina Wilbur was trying to snap a photo of Santa at the Concord Mall in Wilmington when he walked by her.
Making it in Vermont: Showcasing Vermont’s industrial side
Making it in Vermont is an ongoing series by VTDigger’s business reporter Anne Wallace Allen looking at companies and industries driving innovation in the state. If you have ideas about inspiring entrepreneurs or companies, send them to Anne at [email protected]
Two face charges in connection to Burlington mural vandalism
Two people face charges for twice vandalizing the controversial downtown Burlington mural. “Everyone Loves a Parade.” — Eric Maier, 32, and Margaux Higgins, both of Burlington, were arrested following an investigation that included multiple searches of the suspects' social media and phone accounts,
Editorial: Time for building upgrades, security improvements at CVES campuses
It's been three decades since Champlain Valley Educational Services (Clinton-Essex-WarrenWashington BOCES) has updated its facilities with a major capital project. On Tuesday, Dec. 11, voters will decide the fate of a $29.85 million undertaking at the Plattsburgh and Mineville campuses with a number
Holiday toy baskets available in Jay
AUSABLE FORKS — The Town of Jay is again hosting the annual Holiday Toy Drive to benefit town residents.
Man convicted of extreme sex crime against child wins appeal
PLATTSBURGH — An appeals court has vacated the plea of a Dannemora man who had been serving 25 years to life in prison for predatory sexual assault against a child. That doesn't mean Kenneth Brassard Jr. will go free.
Crahan, Pema lift Plattsburgh High over Tupper Lake
TUPPER LAKE — Abbie Crahan (15) and Tenzin Pema (12) combined for 27 points to lead Plattsburgh High to a 47-9 win against Tupper Lake in a non-conference girls basketball game Saturday.
Police looking for duo who stole over $200 worth of merchandise from North Country farm
ESSEX, N.Y. — At Reber Rock Farm in Essex, co-owner Racey Henderson is on high alert. "We're going to install this (camera) outside so we can catch a license plate," Henderson said.
Secret Santa donates 500 hats to needy in Plattsburgh
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (WCAX) 'Tis the season to give and one anonymous elf in Plattsburgh is giving back in the warmest way: 500 hats were dropped off at Plattsburgh Town Hall. The donor, who wants to remain anonymous, started the trend last year by hand-knitting 50 hats. This year the donation much lar
City Police to knuckle down on downtown parking
PLATTSBURGH — As the new year approaches, City Police are warning downtown drivers to abide by city parking laws. Newly hired Parking Enforcement Officer Tori Prinson has been placing fliers on windshields of vehicles parked downtown, alerting motorists that enforcement is being stepped up.
Bank invites deposits of caring for Christmas
PLATTSBURGH — Employees at Champlain National Bank are spearheading projects throughout Essex, Clinton, and Franklin counties to help make the holidays a little brighter for local families.
Oxygen's 'Dannemora Prison Break' Details the Real-Life Escape Behind the Showtime Drama (VIDEO)
The best stories are true stories. And one of the most stunning and fascinating real-life events was when two inmates escaped from maximum-security Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York in June 2015.
Feed A Family at Yando's Big M Supermarket in Plattsburgh
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. - We won't know until at least Friday how much food and how much money all of you donated to JCEO -- the Joint Council for Economic Opportunity of Clinton and Franklin Counties -- at Thursday's Feed A Family food drive.
Franklin Co. coroner requests budget update
MALONE — Fees for handling unattended deaths are expected to rise for Franklin County now that it has no pathologist on hand. Ron Keough of Saranac Lake, head of the county’s Coroner Department, went before the County Legislature on Thursday to discuss standardizing coroner fees, and the expected co
Lauren Goodger reveals her peachy bum amid surgery claims – as she picks up her Christmas tree in Essex
The 32-year-old reality star was getting into the festive spirit. LAUREN Goodger displayed her incredibly perky bum as she collected her Christmas tree in Essex today. IThe former Towie star, 32, highlighted her behind in a pair tight-fitting leggings following claims she'd gone under the knife.
Franklin County coroner requests budget update
MALONE — Fees for handling unattended deaths are expected to rise for Franklin County now that it has no pathologist on hand. Ron Keough of Saranac Lake, the deputy head of the county’s coroners, went before the county legislature on Thursday to discuss standardizing coroner fees, and the expected c