Our annual Adirondack Issue encourages Seven Days readers to go west. But this year, the region’s rich history and high peaks have been overshadowed by one of the biggest national news stories of the summer: the cinematic prison break at Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora.
As of press time, almost three weeks after two murderers busted out, the coast was still not clear. Crime reporter Mark Davis went over to cover the coverage, and got pulled over by the cops. Once the cons get away — or caught —Adirondack life will presumably go on as it has for centuries.