Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 26 Nov 2014 11:15:25 EDTWed, 26 Nov 2014 11:15:25 EDT needed for Mirror Lake skate track in Lake Placid PLACID - There's a consensus in town that last year's inaugural skating path around Mirror Lake should be repeated, but the town of North Elba needs help to make it happen.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTUP CLOSE: Minnoe at home in wilds of Adirondacks PLACID - Michelle Minnoe has always had a relationship with the natural world, and that relationship eventually brought her to the Adirondacks. Minnoe had never been to the High Peaks until she and her husband, Mark, moved to Jay in 2010.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTWhiteface begins full operations Wednesday - Whiteface Mountain Ski Center will begin daily operations Wednesday, Nov. 26, and continue through mid-April. Over the past two weeks, the Olympic mountain has opened on weekends only.Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTParty set for Mount Van Hoevenberg Saturday PLACID - Mount Van Hoevenberg is open for cross country skiing, with day passes only $8. The mountain center will be open through Sunday, Nov. 23, and then re-open Friday, Nov. 28 (conditions and weather permitting).Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTMountain biking community speaks up for Wilmington trails at DEC meeting - Could this town be the mountain biking capital of the Adirondacks? About 40 people gave state Department of Environmental Conservation representatives input on updates to the unit management plan for the Wilmington Wild Forest.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT