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Editorials

Home coronavirus tests are coming, but buyer beware

Going on the offensive against COVID-19 will require knowing more about who has had the disease, perhaps without showing symptoms. To that end, new tests have been developed and are being perfected. Most seem to rely on detecting antibodies the body produces to fight and often, defeat certain ...

Governor should revisit pay freeze

We agree with Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s logic in freezing scheduled 2% pay raises for a majority of the state’s workforce. Cuomo knows the state’s revenues are going to be unreliable for the rest of the year, if not longer, as the state’s taxpayers dig their way out of the financial holes ...

Straw Poll results, April 6-13

2020欧洲杯体育投注官网 This week’s Straw Poll: Is President Donald Trump doing a good job? - This poll is not scientific, and its results represent only the opinions of Internet users who have chosen to participate.

Stay safe, and stay informed

The world has changed since the word of COVID-19 grew into a pandemic. At breakneck speed, we watched the numbers of cases spread, threatening all who ventured out. As everyone was glued to the TV, they also grabbed our newspaper to find out the numbers here in the Tri-Lakes area. The ...

Straw Poll results, March 30 to April 6

This week’s Web Poll: Has your income changed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic? - This poll is not scientific, and its results represent only the opinions of Internet users who have chosen to participate.

Main Street needs a hand from Albany

COVID-19 has completely changed the way we all live. But along with worrying about keeping themselves and their families healthy, thousands of small business owners across New York state are losing sleep over how to keep this virus from killing the businesses they have worked so hard to ...

School food service — another priority for when we get more tests

The severe shortage of tests is arguably the greatest weakness in the United States’ response to the new coronavirus. The backstory, in brief, goes something like this, according to articles in Time and the Washington Post: In January when the world became fully aware of the virus, ...

Nursing homes need extra protection

Elderly people with underlying medical conditions are the most at risk of dying from COVID-19. They also are the men and women most likely to be residents of nursing homes. Experience during the past couple of weeks has demonstrated that outbreaks in nursing homes can serve as beach heads ...

Straw Poll results, March 23-30

This week’s Straw Poll: Should the state of New York buy and reopen Big Tupper Ski Area? - This poll is not scientific, and its results represent only the opinions of Internet users who have chosen to participate.

Submit sermons

Churches and synagogues are closed by state order amid the COVID-19 outbreak, but we want to help local pastors, rabbis, priests and other ministers address their congregations — and not just them, but the entire congregated readership of this newspaper. In this time of quarantine — the ...

We’re here to inform and support

2020欧洲杯体育投注官网We are grateful for the hard-working local businesses that are supported by our community and are struggling during these times with the COVID-19 virus. We will try whatever we can to help them stay viable and in business. It is important that our local businesses succeed — to us as a ...

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes

Even though media are considered essential functions, exempt from New York’s stay-home order, like most businesses we at the Enterprise are doing some things differently to adapt amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Many of our staff members are working from home, including most editors and all ...

Cheers to our Volunteer of the Year

2020欧洲杯体育投注官网Aleacia Landon has only lived in Saranac Lake for three-and-a-half years, but she has done more good work for the community than most people have in a lifetime. Shortly after moving here, she took over as director of the Saranac Lake Youth Center. While the youth center has temporarily gone ...

Listen to the doctors and hang tight

When you’re sick and the doctor says you need to rest, you need to heed that advice. If you wake up one morning in the middle of that period and feel fine, and antsy to get back to work, you need someone — maybe a parent, child, spouse, partner or friend — to set you straight and tell ...

Straw Poll results, March 16-23

2020欧洲杯体育投注官网This week’s Web Poll: How much longer do you think the coronavirus lockdown will last?- This poll is not scientific, and its results represent only the opinions of Internet users who have chosen to participate.

Space Force? What about inner space?

2020欧洲杯体育投注官网 At President Donald Trump’s urging, the United States is adding a sixth branch — the “Space Force” — to our armed forces, in order to defend the vast region beyond our amosphere. Perhaps we should be thinking of inner space, instead. Throughout the nation, public health officials ...

Support local businesses

Restrictions are coming swiftly to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. As we try to wrap our minds around the ramifications of its effect on our families and community, we see a change in people. The surreal comparison of then and now makes us appreciate how fortunate we are. With ...

Stay informed with your local newspapers

2020欧洲杯体育投注官网With new developments regarding the coronavirus pandemic being announced throughout the day, every day — locally, statewide, nationally and globally — reporters and editors at the Adirondack Daily Enterprise and Lake Placid News have been working diligently to keep our readers informed in a ...

Lent for everyone

COVID-19 has made this one heck of a Lent. The 40-day period leading up to Easter is a time when many Christians focus on doing without. Some give up things they enjoy. Some fast, which can range from forgoing meals frequently to just skipping meat on Fridays. Some devote extra time to ...

Poll results, March 9 to 15

This week’s Web Poll: Which theme do you prefer for the 2021 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival? - These polls are not scientific, and their results represent only the opinions of Internet users who have chosen to participate.