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Report: Leaves Beginning To Change Colors Across New York

State economic development officials update their fall color report weekly based on field reports.

09/21/2013

Bloomberg And Cuomo Adirondack Race (Twitter)

Cuomo, Bloomberg Face Off In Whitewater Rafting Race On Adirondack River

The event was all part of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s inaugural Adirondack Challenge festival in Indian Lake.

07/22/2013

A Vans RV-10, like the one shown here, went down on Feb. 21, 2013. (credit: Vans Aircraft)

After Hours Of Searching, Rescuers Save 3 N.J. Men After Small Plane Crash In The Adirondacks

Forest rangers initially headed to Nye Mountain based on coordinates provided by the men. They eventually realized that was the wrong location and the actual crash site was at nearby Big Burn Mountain.

02/22/2013

Michael Vaughan (credit: Handout)

State Probes Case Of Hantavirus Contracted By L.I. Man

Michael Vaughan of Stony Brook said he was bit by a mouse in August during a camping trip in the Adirondacks near Lake Placid, N.Y.

10/12/2012

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NY State Dry Spell Prompts Warnings To NY Boaters, Campers

State officials are warning campers and boaters of a high fire danger and low water levels in the state due to hot weather and a lack of rain over the past 10 days.

07/13/2012

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The 10 Best Rock Climbing Weekend Getaways For Tri-State Residents

Whether you’re a seasoned climber or new to the sport, rock climbing excursions can provide a great weekend getaway for Tri-State area residents. As the weather warms up, here are the best places to plan your trip.

CBS New York–03/16/2012

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The 5 Best Weekend Getaways For New Yorkers This Fall

If you’re in need of downtime to recharge your batteries, here are the five best destinations that are perfect for a fall weekend getaway.

10/05/2011

Preservationists Split On Adirondack Fire Towers

To some preservationists, the rusting skeleton of an abandoned fire tower atop Hurricane Mountain in the Adirondacks is a blight on the wilderness landscape, and the sound of wind moaning through its metal limbs disturbs the natural peace.

11/21/2010