Lake Placid News, 19 Jan 2018 21:42:42 EDTFri, 19 Jan 2018 21:42:42 EDT a Tri-Lakes Volunteer of the Year of functions in the North Country depend on volunteerism.Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EDT'Hale and Farewell' was the headline of the Lake Placid News editorial on Feb. 2, 1978, the first issue published by Ogden Newspapers after the Wheeling, West Virginia, chain bought the newspaper from Ed and Bobby Hal.Fri, 12 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EDTOut with the old, in with the new probably would agree that 2017 was a rough year. Reading the 2017 Year in Review section inside last week's Lake Placid News reflects a great deal of tragedy for our small communitie.Fri, 5 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EDTSaying good-bye but never forgetting has a way of deleting our memory banks, as older generations go and newer generations arrive. It's the cycle of life, which hangs heavy on our minds this week as we say good-bye to 2017 and hello to 201.Fri, 29 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTYes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus's note: Eight-year-old Virginia O'Hanlon wrote a letter to the editor of New York's Sun, and the quick response was printed as an unsigned editorial Sept. 21, 1897.Fri, 22 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDT