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Croghan man accused of violating Lowville’s open container law
June 26, 2017, 1:24 pm | Source

LOWVILLE — Village police on Saturday night charged Justin D. Peters, 23, Croghan, with violating...


Weapon, drugs allegedly found during Lowville traffic stop
June 26, 2017, 1:23 pm | Source

LOWVILLE — Two Lowville residents were accused of illegally possessing a weapon and drugs, respec...


Natural Bridge teen accused of underage alcohol possession in Lowville
June 26, 2017, 1:22 pm | Source

LOWVILLE — Village police early Friday charged Kaige C. Gagnon, 19, Natural Bridge, with underage...


Glenfield man accused of violating court order
June 26, 2017, 1:21 pm | Source

LOWVILLE — Village police on Saturday charged Timothy M. Stanford II, Glenfield, with second-degr...


Ontario woman charged with aggravated DWI in Watson
June 26, 2017, 1:20 pm | Source

WATSON — Kelsea M. Smith, 28, Ontario, was charged by Lewis County sheriff’s deputies with aggrav...


Rescue crews continue search for two missing teenagers in Lake Ontario
June 26, 2017, 12:52 pm | Source

HENDERSON — The search goes on for two missing teenagers who jumped into Lake Ontario at Robert W...


Zwanzigstein Fest scheduled for this Saturday
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

CROGHAN — The Adirondack Mennonite Heritage Association is sponsoring its 27th annual Zwanzigstei...


Country fair scheduled Saturday in Brantingham
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

BRANTINGHAM — The Brantingham Old Tyme Country Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday ...


Watertown woman charged with criminal contempt
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

WATERTOWN — Elizabeth D. Dornford, 34, of 435 Hycliff Drive, Apt. 602, was charged by city police...


New well increases water flow at St. Lawrence County Fire Training Center
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

POTSDAM — With the help of a grant, a new well has been installed at the St. Lawrence County Fire...


Watertown man charged with burglary, threatening woman
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

WATERTOWN — Jireh D. Finney, 24, of 132 Union St., Apt. 1, was charged by City Police Friday with...


Town of Massena officials donating $2,000 for mall fireworks show
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

MASSENA — Town of Massena officials have agreed to spend $2,000 from their promotions budget to s...


New bachelor’s program, learning communities announced for Paul Smith’s College
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

PAUL SMITHS — Students at Paul Smith’s College in Franklin County will have several new academic ...


Short strawberry season is peaking
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

The homemade signs are at nearly every country intersection — an arrow, a distance and the word “...


Potsdam high school principal leaving; middle school principal to fill void
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

POTSDAM — The high school principal at Potsdam Central is stepping down after a year on the job a...


Brownville businessman plans vehicle sale, service center and business park near I-81
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

WATERTOWN — Steven B. Gilbert wants to bring more companies and competition to Jefferson County b...


Ogdensburg says waterfront plan serves purpose of comprehensive plan
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

OGDENSBURG — The city does not have a traditional comprehensive plan that outlines a strategy for...


Dolhof plans to seek fifth term on Lewis County Legislature
June 26, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

LYONS FALLS — A Lewis County legislator from Lyons Falls plans to seek a fifth term on the county...


Heavy rainfall Friday in Watertown breaks record for wettest June day
June 26, 2017, 4:30 am | Source

WATERTOWN — The city saw a month’s worth of rain in just one day on Friday, with around 3.28 inch...


Fifth Cape Vincent Historic Weekend features war re-enactments, lectures
June 26, 2017, 4:30 am | Source

CAPE VINCENT — The village was hit with a blast from the past over the weekend, as hundreds came ...


Gouverneur man charged with failure to register as a sex offender
June 26, 2017, 4:30 am | Source

GOUVERNEUR — Village police on Thursday charged Brian A. Simmons, 38, Gouverneur, with failure to...


North country graduates receive their diplomas
June 26, 2017, 4:30 am | Source

North country graduates receive their diplomas


Gouverneur woman jailed on bench warrant
June 26, 2017, 4:30 am | Source

GOUVERNEUR — Village police on June 13 arrested Jenelle M. Parker, 25, Gouverneur, on a bench war...


U.S. Attorney for Northern District of New York will retire
June 26, 2017, 4:30 am | Source

ALBANY — The U.S. Attorney’s Office announced Thursday that Richard S. Hartunian, 48th U.S. attor...


Senate Leaders Try to Appease Members as Support for Health Bill Slips
June 25, 2017, 7:39 pm | Source

WASHINGTON — Senate Republican leaders scrambled Sunday to rally support for their health care bi...


Joy, tears as 19 Washington state prison inmates earn college degrees
June 25, 2017, 6:05 pm | Source

GIG HARBOR, Wash. — College graduations are emotional occasions, but it would be hard to match th...


Oil Tanker Fire in Pakistan Leaves More Than 140 Dead
June 25, 2017, 4:44 pm | Source

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — An oil tanker caught fire and exploded after overturning on a road in easte...


Gouverneur Hospital sets blood drive on July 13
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

GOUVERNEUR — Gouverneur Hospital is hosting an American Red Cross blood drive from 11:30 a.m. to ...


Glenfield BOCES students tackle tiny house project (VIDEO)
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

GLENFIELD — Carpentry students at the Howard G. Sackett Technical Center for the past six months ...


Seaway Festival car show set July 30 off Route 37
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

OGDENSBURG — The 57th annual Seaway Festival car show will be held 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 30 on th...


Brasher taking proactive approach to preventing mosquito-borne diseases
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

BRASHER FALLS — The town of Brasher is taking a proactive approach to preventing any cases of Wes...


South Jeff seniors take next step
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source


Local paragraphs
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

n CARTHAGE — The town of Wilna office, 414 State St., will be closed Monday, July 3, and Tuesday,...


Massena Central High School graduates hold ceremony at arena
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source


North country health experts blast Senate GOP health care plan
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

WATERTOWN — The Senate GOP’s health care bill has left some local health officials once again bal...


Ogdensburg Free Academy Class of 2017 celebrates graduation
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source


Sackets Harbor woman pleads guilty to weapon possession
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

WATERTOWN — In Jefferson County Court on Friday, Jessica L. Farr, 31, Sackets Harbor, pleaded gui...


Back the Pack serves nearly 300 children a week in 2016-17 school year
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

MASSENA — Nearly 300 children a week in Massena’s four elementary schools have benefited from thi...


Project underway to beautify outside of Massena Public Library
June 25, 2017, 9:15 am | Source

MASSENA — A project is underway to beautify the outside of the Massena Public Library.

Library off...


101st Carmel Feast draws hundreds
June 25, 2017, 4:30 am | Source

WATERTOWN — Hundreds poured Saturday into the lot behind St. Anthony’s Church off Arsenal Street ...


Nicandri Nature Center seeing steady stream of visitors in first month
June 25, 2017, 4:30 am | Source

MASSENA — Less than a month after fully opening to the public, the The Eugene L. Nicandri Nature...


One injured in Carthage car accident (VIDEO)
June 25, 2017, 4:30 am | Source

CARTHAGE — An elderly woman was injured in a car accident Saturday afternoon in the village.

Emerg...


Aerial photos help researchers assess changes along Lake Ontario shoreline, North Sandy Pond (VIDEO)
June 25, 2017, 4:30 am | Source

SANDY CREEK — High above Lake Ontario, researchers Thomas Hart and Geoffrey Steadman have taken n...


Lake Ontario flooding strains businesses, homes on Jefferson, Oswego county border (VIDEO)
June 25, 2017, 4:30 am | Source

SANDY CREEK — The waters of Lake Ontario have taken their toll at the border of Jefferson and Osw...


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