Thursday, July 4, 2024

The Bear Minimum

Man holding blueberries

A Nostalgic Lookback at Some Bear Truths of Adirondack Economics 

As I sit here penning this story to page, the minimum wage here in New York State is $15.00 an hour. Life’s economics were far simpler for bear cubs growing up in Saranac Lake in the mid-1970’s.

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A veteran north country writer & story teller raised in Saranac Lake, Dick enjoys “Living in the Day I Am In”, and then writing about it. A severely speech impaired 3x cancer survivor, his pen is his voice. He shares many of his Adirondack Outlaw adventures & tales here. Read the rest on his blog @

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