Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 10 Feb 2016 07:52:37 EDTWed, 10 Feb 2016 07:52:37 EDT Placid firefighters extinguish spreading chimney fire PLACID - A chimney fire spread through the walls of a residence around noon Tuesday, the result of a hole in the chimney liner. Village firefighters responded to a call at 254 Old Military Road at 11:50 a.m.Tue, 9 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTJay family celebrates teen's new lungs Lincoln of Jay received a lung transplant last month after more than 14 years of fighting various sicknesses. Lincoln's journey has included myeloid leukemia, for which she received a bone-marrow transplant at 4 years ol.Tue, 9 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTMore creativity at Lake Placid High School carnival PLACID - In its 73rd year, the Lake Placid High School Winter Carnival is still all about fun year-versus-year competition and trash talk.Mon, 8 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTFoundation will hold annual hiking fundraiser PLACID - The ADK High Peaks Foundation raises money each year in an unusual way. Unlike most charities, which coddle their benefactors, the High Peaks Foundation makes donors put in some serious effort before giving up their hard-earned money.Mon, 8 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe road to Whiteface Mountain PLACID - When Josh Suskewicz looks at mountain towns and ski resorts across the country, he sees the "ultimate opportunity" for destinations like Whiteface Mountain.Mon, 8 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDT