Lake Placid News Newsen-usTue, 25 Feb 2020 06:55:17 EDTTue, 25 Feb 2020 06:55:17 EDT grateful 8 PLACID - Sean McDevitt was a 16-year-old from Idaho on Jan. 31, 1980, when he began helping 51 other runners from around the United States bring the Olympic flame from Yorktown, Virginia, to Lake Placid for the XIII Olympic Winter Games.Fri, 21 Feb 2020 00:00:00 EDTWyoming's Olympic torch runner remembers 1980 games PLACID - When torch bearer Steve Simon arrived in Lake Placid last week, he realized that the village looked pretty much the same as it had in 1980, when he arrived here prior to the XIII Olympic Winter Games.Fri, 21 Feb 2020 00:00:00 EDTJack, Marina LaDuke recall their role in the 1980 Olympics PLACID - Every time the U.S. hockey team scored a goal over the Soviets Feb. 22 during the 1980 Olympic Winter Games, a cowbell was rung outside the door of the Russian News Agency TASS.Fri, 21 Feb 2020 00:00:00 EDTShow honors 1980 Olympic figure skating team PLACID - "This show was all about telling their stories," said Paul Wylie, 1992 Olympic figure skating silver medalist and director of sport for the state Olympic Regional Development Authority, referring to the 1980 Olympic figure skating tea...Fri, 21 Feb 2020 00:00:00 EDTScott Hamilton hosts Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer fundraiser PLACID - Tuesday, Feb. 18, was certainly quite the day for skating in Lake Placid, even more than usual.Fri, 21 Feb 2020 00:00:00 EDT