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  1. Disused nuclear missile silo in New York goes on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Daily Mail

    ... at least $100 million dollars today. The Lewis site is one of a dozen built in a ring around the Plattsburgh Air Force Base, the only cluster east of the Mississippi River. While 107 missile silos were built across the US during the nuclear arms ...

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  2. Plattsburgh drug manufacturer plans to add up to 75 new jobs by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | North County Public Radio

    ... contract they've ever landed. SterRx currently employs 45 people at its plant on the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base. The company plans to expand and hire 35 new workers by the end of this year to help fill the billion-dollar order, SterRx ...

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  3. Plattsburgh drug manufacturer plans to add up to 75 new jobs by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | North County Public Radio

    ... contract they've ever landed. SterRx currently employs 45 people at its plant on the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base. The company plans to expand and hire 35 new workers by the end of this year to help fill the billion-dollar order, SterRx ...

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  4. Plattsburgh newspaper celebrates, reflects on 75th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | North County Public Radio

    ... she's worked for the paper for decades. Other historic news stories included the closing of the Plattsburgh Air Force Base, the Ice Storm of 1998, the 9/11 terror attacks, and the 2015 manhunt for the inmates who escaped from Clinton Correctional ...

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  5. N.J. base deal a rare show of solidarity in Washington | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Pentagon proposed scaling back operations at McGuire Air Force Base and shifting those duties to Plattsburgh Air Force Base in New York. It took a combined effort by New Jersey legislators and civic leaders to scuttle that deal and it was the ...

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  6. Rail company plans Fort Edward projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... according to the Chicago Tribune . Bombardier Transportation has operated a factory at the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base that built an earlier order of cars for the CTA, but lost the most recent order when its bid came in $226 million higher ...

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  7. Missing giants: Plattsburgh cuts, discards historic cottonwood treesRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2016 | North County Public Radio

    They were really close to some residential buildings on the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base. City officials say the trees were starting to decay, and posed a serious danger to the people living there.

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  8. NY21 candidates look ahead to nationa s military futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... has approximately 22 percent excess infrastructure, primarily within the Army and the Air Force. Plattsburgh Air Force Base was closed in a previous BRAC round in 1995. A member of the House Armed Services Committee, Ms. Stefanik has remained close ...

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  9. Lake Placid brewery uses old missile silo to age new beerRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... production brewer. The missile silo they used is one of many placed in the area around the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base. They date back to the Cuban Missile Crisis when the United States and the Soviet Union were in a political and military ...

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  10. Elise M. Stefanik: Working to protect Fort DrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... firsthand the devastating effects that BRAC can have on the military and our local community when Plattsburgh Air Force Base was closed. This is why I supported the year-end government funding bill in December that included language to prohibit any ...

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  11. Upstate NY Craft Brewer Ages Stout In Nuclear Missile SiloRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... age the dark, robust brew. The U.S. Air Force installed 12 Atlas nuclear missiles around the old Plattsburgh Air Force Base during the Cold War but abandoned them in 1965. Most were sealed, but some are being used for homes or other purposes - like ...

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  12. Lake Placid craft brewer ages stout in nuclear missile siloRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | North County Public Radio

    ... become a supporter today. The U.S. Air Force installed 12 Atlas nuclear missiles around the old Plattsburgh Air Force Base during the Cold War but abandoned them in 1965. Most were sealed, but some are being used for homes or other purposes - like ...

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  13. Upstate NY craft brewer ages stout in nuclear missile siloRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... age the dark, robust brew. The U.S. Air Force installed 12 Atlas nuclear missiles around the old Plattsburgh Air Force Base during the Cold War but abandoned them in 1965. Most were sealed, but some are being used for homes or other purposes - like ...

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  14. Plattsburgh Officials Tried To Cancel Phish Clifford Ball The Day Before It StartedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | JamBase

    We've shared our memories of the first day and second day of Phish 's historic Clifford Ball festival, which took place at Plattsburgh Air Force Base in Plattsburgh, New York twenty years ago this week. The Plattsburgh Press Republican also shared an article on the 20th anniversary of Clifford Ball and within the article comes word officials tried to cancel the festival just before it started.

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  15. Twenty Years Later: Phish Kicks Off First Major Festival Clifford BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | JamBase

    It's just about 8 p.m. on Friday, August 16, 1996 and after weeks of preparation and tons of hype I'm standing amongst 70,000 fellow Phish fans at the Plattsburgh Air Force Base in Plattsburgh, New York watching in amazement as the foursome rolls through "Divided Sky." This was a peak moment for band and fans alike, Phish was in the middle of the first set of their first major festival, Clifford Ball which wound up being the biggest North American concert of 1996.

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  16. Twenty Years Later: Phish Preps For Their Own 'Clifford Ball' With SoundcheckRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | JamBase

    On August 16 and 17, 1996 Phish broke new ground and kicked off a festival renaissance that continues today by throwing the Clifford Ball festival at Plattsburgh Air Force Base in Plattsburgh, New York. Phish drew 70,000 to the far Northeast corner of New York State, which was the largest rock concert in the U.S. held in 1996.

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  17. Laurentian financiers accused of stealing $2.5M from project fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... agreed in November 2010 to finance construction of the Laurentian Aerospace Corp. on the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base. Laurentian was meant to be a $200 million airplane maintenance facility and employ 900 people. Economists predicted it could ...

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  18. Plattsburgh: Montreal's U.S. AirportRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | The Big Apple

    ... a city in Clinton County, New York, United States. The airport is located at the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base and has been owned by Clinton County since 2002. (...) It also has significant multi-modal capabilities, including its own interchange ...

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  19. Can a New Aerospace Company Relaunch Plattsburgh?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Seven Days

    ... for years to become a manufacturing mecca for transportation companies. After the closure of the Plattsburgh Air Force Base prompted an exodus of 4,000 military personnel, Plattsburgh began to recover in large part because it snagged several - ...

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  20. Orlando-Based General Contractor Starts $42M Apartments & Townhomes ProjectRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2016 | PR.com

    ... sectors by way of building major facilities for General Motors Corp., Dow Jones & Company and Plattsburgh Air Force Base. The company continued to grow in Western New York while beginning to stretch south and eventually open their Orlando, Florida ...

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