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The tiny town of Lake Placid, N.Y. hosted the Winter Olympics 40 years ago. Now, while millions of people visit to relive the glory, the renewed attention comes with a cost.

40 Years Later, The Olympics Still Leave A Legacy On Lake Placid, N.Y.

By Emily Russell NPR
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