Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 24 Apr 2014 01:37:56 EDTThu, 24 Apr 2014 01:37:56 EDT double-take PLACID - Racing in, or just trying to finish one Ironman triathlon can be a brutal enough undertaking. Lake Placid's Mac Rand is planning on doubling the agony this summer.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTWellford cruises to strong finish in Boston local runners were among second-largest field of participants at Monday's 118th running of the Boston Marathon. Jan Wellford of Keene was the top local finisher, running at an average pace of 6:43 per mile on the way to a time of 2:55:52.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTUP CLOSE: Whitney: Keene's homegrown fire chief - For the past three decades, one of the main constants in Jody Whitney's life has been the Keene Volunteer Fire Department. The 49-year-old fire chief, who grew up in the town of Keene, joined the organization "fresh out of high school.Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTSome in Keene Valley cry foul over flooding VALLEY - Some locals here are outraged with the April 15 flooding of Twitchell Brook, which they say was exacerbated by a recent river restoration project on the East Branch of the AuSable.Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTTractor Supply plans to build Ray Brook store this summer PLACID - An engineer from Saranac Lake representing a development firm that plans to build a Tractor Supply store in Ray Brook pitched a modified store design to the North Elba-Lake Placid Joint Review Board Wednesday, April 1.Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT