Keith Lobdell

South Bureau Editor
518-585-9173 Ext: 111

Keith Lobdell returned to the Valley News in December of 2010 after spending four years as a reporter with the Whitehall Times. Lobdell previously worked at Denton Publications from 2000-2004. He lives in Westport with his wife and three children.

Recent Stories

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Ticonderoga students to get a chance to make national spelling bee

 For the first time in the history of Ticonderoga Middle School, three students will have the chance to make it to the biggest stage of spelling bee.

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Burbank earns three awards at state DYW event

Ida, Ryan, Lavin also participate

 A trio of local seniors made their way to Albany for the annual Distinguished Young Woman state program Jan. 10.

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Ticonderoga students reconnect with former exchange classmate

 Last year, Laura Pérez Maquedano walked through the hallways of Ticonderoga High School as a foreign exchange student.

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Moriah looks to the future with infrastructure repairs

Town leaders are looking for the best ways to rebuild an aging infrastructure while keeping taxes as stable as possible for residents.

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Water to finally flow from Streetroad well

 After over a year of technical glitches and reset timetables, the water is now flowing from the Streetroad well.

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Schroon-to-Etown bus service continuing through month

 A bus service between two southern towns and the Essex County seat was extended through the month of January.

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The ‘Baker’y set to celebrate grand opening in Mineville

 Laura Baker originally thought it was a lot of money, spending $70 to take a cooking course while on a cruise in 2013.

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Bruce, Fernandez named second team All State

Ticonderoga’s Konner Bruce and Moriah’s Hayden Fernandez were named to the second team of the Class D All State Football Team by the New York State Sportswriters Association. Both were named to the All State team for their contributions on the offensive side of the ball.

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Sofia concert to benefit Children’s Hospital

A local singer/songwriter will be taking the stage in Vermont Saturday, Jan. 31, joined by a fellow musician who has hit it big as one of the writers of several chart-topping hits .

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Angel of Hope dedicated in Port Henry

 It’s not the completion of a goal, but may be perhaps one of the biggest steps in the realization of what the family of the late Brian Carpenter have been working towards since his death in August of 2005.

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