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Inter-Lakes CEO stepping down

Chip Holmes takes another position

The chief executive officer of Inter-Lakes Health in Ticonderoga is leaving, stating his plans a week after announcing the facility is eliminating 33 jobs. Chip Holmes, the Inter-Lakes CEO for the past two-and-a-half years, has accepted a position with Quorum Health Resources, effective April 4.

Riley’s Wishes benefit under way

The Ticonderoga office of Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company is accepting aluminum can tabs on behalf of Riley’s Wishes, a nonprofit organization that aids sick children.

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Montréal adventurer gears up for Project 46

KEENE — For one man, his attempt to scale all 46 High Peaks in 12 days starting Tuesday, Feb. 18, is a way to honor the memory of his son while raising money for a good cause.

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Inter-Lakes cuts staff

33 positions being cut in Ticonderoga

Inter-Lakes Health is eliminating 33 full-time positions. Chip Holmes, Inter-Lakes CEO, announced the personnel cuts Feb. 12.

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Ticonderoga physician assistant earns national credential

N. Alexandra Caffrey, PA-C, a physician assistant at Moses-Ludington Hospital in Ticonderoga, is one of 108 certified physician assistants nationally to recently earn a specialty credential called a Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).

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Horace Nye handover imminent

County: Staffers to be placed on “preferred list” for new jobs

As New York City-based health provider Centers for Specialty Care prepares to take ownership of the Horace Nye Nursing Home from Essex County Jan. 31, county officials discussed what the endgame would be for the facility’s 130-plus staffers.

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Horace Nye sale delayed into new year

Members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors approved the use of $128,000 from fund balance to operate the currently county-owned facility in Elizabethtown for another month during its Jan. 6 Organizational Meeting.

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Runners start new year in Ticonderoga

Berube, Sommerville win Resolution Run

Jay Berube won the 12th annual Resolution Run in Ticonderoga. Berube, a former Ti High runner now competing at SUNY-Oneonta, won the 5K in 17 minutes, 43 seconds.

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Resolution Run to kick off new year in Ticonderoga

Jan. 1 road race slated

 The LaChute Road Runners Club of Ticonderoga will kick off the new year with its 12th annual Resolution Run Wednesday, Jan. 1.

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Gallagher, High Peaks Hospice team up

High Peaks Hospice & Palliative Care and musician Martha Gallagher are joining together in 2014 in a unique partnership.

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Resolution Run to kick off new year in Ticonderoga

Jan. 1 road race slated

Will one of your New Year’s resolutions be to get more exercise? If so, the LaChute Road Runners Club of Ticonderoga can help. The club is planning its 12th annual Resolution Run Jan. 1, 2013.

Schroon Lake seniors certified in CPR

Members of the Schroon Lake Senior Club recently took CPR/AED training at the fire house.

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Health officials still warn of Lyme Disease dangers

Even though the weather has taken a turn for the cool, public health officials are still warning about a disease more known for being contracted in the summer months.

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Nurse joins Schroon Lake HHHN clinic

Hudson Headwaters Health Network has announced nurse manager Jennifer Aitken, RN, will lead nursing care for patients at the Schroon Lake, Chestertown-Horicon, and Bolton health centers.

Essex County Public Health Staff Recognized by Ticonderoga Area Chamber

The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Meg Parker of Essex County Public Health during their Volunteer Appreciation Dinner and Awards Ceremony held Oct. 16.