- Politics & Elections
Kip Cassavaw named Franklin County clerk
Gov. Andrew Cuomo appointed him to the Franklin County interim position; Cassavaw intends to run for the next full term in the fall.
Campaign finance reform pushed
Common Cause New York Executive Director Susan Lerner said lower contribution limits and public funding of election campaigns are two keys.
Champlain Village dissolution vote fails
Tally was 199-59 but some say faulty ballots made election illegal.
Devlin and Monroe win in Lake Placid
Dannemora and other villages voted, too.
Salmon River School project voted down
The $36.6 million proposal was the second of two-part construction.
Villagers vote today
Only contested races are in Lake Placid; voters to decide Village of Champlain dissolution
- Champlain dissolution debated further Village Mayor Greg Martin is sure voters won't OK the measure; resident Kevin Triller thinks it will be too close to call.
Lake Placid to fill trustee, mayor's seats
Mayor runs unopposed in March as village looks to continue to share services, cut costs.
- Polling places in flux Franklin County election commissioners are still looking to condense 10 election districts in Malone into three sites, but they continue to have trouble finding suitable buildings.
Rouses Point incumbents won't run
Village elections on March 19 also take place in Champlain and Dannemora; none of the candidates who filed petitions are opposed.
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