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Local cancer rate became topic at Clean Air panel

By Patrick Daley, Chronicle Staff Writer

Governor Andrew Cuomo’s 2017 statement that the Glens Falls area has one of the highest cancer rates in the state became a topic at Monday evening’s public program on air pollution and human health hosted by the Clean Air Action Network at Crandall Public Library.

An audience member asked the panel about it. North Country Public Radio reported that Gov. Cuomo said in 2017, …

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Our June 13 issue

Father’s Day issue | Honoring Dr. Leary. LARAC this weekend. Cathy: 25 thoughts at Theatre Fest’s 25th. Valedictorians. Local cancer rate became topic at Clean Air panel. Assembly OK’s bill requiring safety course of all motor boaters. LG Law Enforcement Officers Weekend. Washington Cty. 915 farms, 211 of them new; More maple, more berries. Concerts, comedy, shows… The Chronicle always has the region’s best Arts & Entertainment section!

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Vying to be Sheriff

By Gordon Woodworth, Chronicle News Editor

Warren County Sheriff Bud York is retiring. Shawn Lamouree and Jim LaFarr are seeking the Republican nomination to succeed him in a June 25th primary.

The Republican nominee becomes the favorite to win the November election, though both candidates could continue their run on third-party lines. So far no Democrat has entered the race.

Both contestants in the GOP primary are long-time members of …

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HF: Morans’ $500,000 gift to redo Derby Park

By Gordon Woodworth, Chronicle News Editor

Brien and Mike Moran, whose Moran’s Sporting Goods Store was a Hudson Falls mainstay that supplied athletic gear and bicycles to generations of local kids, are donating $500,000 to kick off a $1.1-million complete renovation of Derby Park in Hudson Falls.

The gift was announced Tuesday morning at a press conference in the former Washington County Courthouse building in downtown Hudson Falls.

“This community …

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Catching up with Delaney

By Cathy DeDe, Chronicle Managing Editor

When Queensbury grad Delaney Silvernell takes the stage at the Times Union Center on Friday night, June 28, it’ll be a heady moment.

“It’s my childhood dream venue,” Delaney told The Chronicle on Monday afternoon, speaking by phone from her home in Los Angeles.

She’d delayed the interview because she was called in to her regular gig — behind the counter at a pizza …

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