Lake Placid News Newsen-usFri, 20 Sep 2019 22:22:18 EDTFri, 20 Sep 2019 22:22:18 EDT of this week's Lake Placid News PLACID - In this week's Lake Placid News, we sat down with an official from the Republic of Georgia to talk about his visit to Lake Placid this week and what it means for the future of winter sports in his community in the Caucasus mountains.Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTOne person dies in head-on collision; Route 3 reopened after 4 hours LAKE - One person died, and state Route 3 was closed for four hours as a result of a two-vehicle collision between Saranac Lake and Bloomingdale shortly before 5 p.m. Friday.Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTHundreds show up at youth-led climate rally LAKE - Speakers at a youth-led rally decried certain politicians, saw hope in the mass of support at the strike and worried about the immensity of the global problem.Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTGeorgia on his mind PLACID - Gocha Gobronidze was 11 years old in February 1980 when he watched the Miracle on Ice hockey game on TV from his home in the Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic, then part of the Soviet Union. But he wasn't rooting for the "home" team.Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTKeene reaches summer goal of 100 stories VALLEY - Alice Boutte sat in the audience on the second floor of the Keene Valley Library Saturday afternoon, Sept. 14, with a white sticker on the front of her red sweater. Instead of her name, it had a number: 61.Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDT