Snow: A seasonal economic driver for Tug Hill region

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Snowmobilers make their way to the starting line at the bottom of Snow Ridge’s ski hill to compete in the annual Hilldrags snowmobile races in Turin. The competition is hosted by Jerry Rice Racing.

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Titus Mountain Focuses on Family for Success

Christopher Lenney/ NNY Business Titus Mountain is proud to be a family friendly mountain, small enough to find your way around easily but big enough that you can find the perfect terrain. 

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Snow Ridge Gets Lift From Family Dynamic

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Cynthia J. Sisto, right, and her son, Nicholas Mir are co-owners of Snow Ridge Ski Resort in Turin. They are looking to create a new image and revitalize the resort with new events and programs.

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Early snow leads to strong holiday week for Tug Hill businesses

STEPHEN SWOFFORD / WATERTOWN DAILY TIMES Snowmobilers took advantage of an extra day off Monday near the Montague Inn. Area businesses catering to snowmobilers say they had a strong holiday week, thanks to all the snow.(Virkler story)

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Snowmobilers take advantage of an extra day off Monday near the Montague Inn. Area businesses catering to snowmobilers say they had a strong holiday week thanks to all the snow. Strong business was also reported at the MontagueInn and on-site motel.

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Gov. Cuomo comes to Lewis County to ride a sled, push for tourism

LOWVILLE — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo visited Lewis County on Thursday to take advantage of the great snowmobiling the area has to offer and to encourage tourism.

“Snowmobiling on the Tug Hill Plateau is probably one of the best places in the country, if not on the globe, to do it,” Gov. Cuomo said. [Read more…]