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Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island to reopen amid shutdown

The two sites have been closed due to the federal government shutdown. The Democratic Cuomo says the sites are vital to the state's tourism industry, so the state will spend about $65,000 per day for the federal employees who operate the sites. He says the revenue gained more than offsets the costs.

WHEC TV-10 - 2018-01-22 01:08:07

RIT mourns death of Artist in Residence Wendell Castle

Called the "father of the art furniture movement", Castle was credited with inventing new ways of designing and constructing furniture, "allowing unrestricted form to be realized that would be impossible to create using traditional techniques." His pieces are in the collections of more than 50 museu

WHEC TV-10 - 2018-01-21 18:06:00

Busy Lockport native proves illness won't impede her dreams

Briana Hansen is a whirlwind of activity. The 20-year-old Lockport resident was home recently on a holiday break from LeMoyne College in Syracuse, where she is a biology major studying to become a physician's assistant. She was on a school break, but that didn't mean she was off. On breaks and in

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-21 04:59:25

Analysis: The Women's March became a movement. What's next?

A year ago, when millions of people stormed the streets in women's marches to proclaim their outrage and despair at the inauguration of Donald Trump, no one knew whether it was a moment or a movement. Now the answer is coming into focus. Women have become the foot soldiers and emerging leaders of a

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-21 02:42:19

Attica prison cook charged with sexual abuse, official misconduct

A cook at Attica Correctional Facility has been charged with official misconduct and misdemeanor sexual abuse, according to the State Police. Joann Thompson, 53, of the village of Wyoming, is accused of having an unlawful personal relationship with an inmate, troopers said. She has been suspended wi


Eye on NY: Oswego County man seeks GOP nomination to challenge Gillibrand

As U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand seeks another six-year term, her Republican opponent could be a central New Yorker. David Webber, of Fulton, is one of three Republicans seeking the GOP nomination to challenge Gillibrand, D-N.Y., in the November general election. Webber is a retired financial manag

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-21 05:45:00

Town man gets prison time

Eric L. Fehr, town of Lockport, was sentenced Friday to six years in prison for beating and injuring his infant son twice in the summer of 2016. Fehr, 30, was arrested Oct. 13, 2016, on two counts of second-degree assault. He later accepted a plea offer and pleaded guilty to reckless assault of a ch

LOCKPORT UNION-SUN - 2018-01-20 02:00:00

Wayne County doctor arrested on child porn charges

ROCHESTER - Federal officials arrested a Clyde pediatrician Thursday on child pornography charges. Dr. David Blasczak, 69, who lives in Newark, was charged with receipt and possession of child pornography. The charges carry a mandatory minimum sentence of five years in prison, a maximum of 20 years


Shore sworn in as police chief

Rob Shore has been named Chief of the Metter Police Department. He was sworn in on Tuesday afternoon at Metter Depot. Shore joined Metter Police Department in October 2016, serving first as captain and then as interim chief. Chief Shore was born in Renton, Washington, and grew up in Portland, Oregon


Hall's Minit Mart to fill vacant positions

Halei Lamb | January 18, 2018 2:19 pm Hall's Minit Mart, located at 2778 US-80 in Twin City, is looking to hire two part-time cashiers. Considered employees must be at least 18 years of age and willing to work flexible hours and locations. Hall's owns one location in Swainsboro, two in Twin City, an


Two earn academic honors at MGSU

Middle Georgia State University (MGS) recently announced its president's list and dean's list for Fall 2017. Students on the president's list maintained a grade point average of at least 3.8. The dean's list includes students who maintained at least a 3.5 grade point average. Students must take a ce


Expect roadblocks on I-16 in Bulloch County this Sunday

STATESBORO, Ga. - The Georgia DOT announced Georgia Power will have intermittent rolling roadblocks on Interstate 16 in Bulloch County on Sunday, Jan. 21 between 7 a.m.-noon . Traffic impacts will occur between milepost 114 and milepost 121 in Bulloch County during rolling roadblock. All work is wea


Wrestlers fall in first home match

With dwindling numbers and just two more matches before the Area 2AA Traditional Tournament, the SCHS wrestlers of Coach Matthew Sheley hosted Calvary Day and Swainsboro in duals matches Tuesday afternoon at the Harold Lee Scott Gymnasium. The team was scheduled for a duals match at Statesboro High


Women's Committee donates to Swainsboro Primary School

Students in Kim Hooks' second grade class will be learning more about where their food comes from while they work in their new planting beds. With a grant from the Georgia Farm Bureau (GFB) Foundation For Agriculture, Emanuel County Farm Bureau Women's Committee provided three planting beds for Swai


William Quentin Lerwick, 67

Halei Lamb | January 17, 2018 10:33 am Memorial services for William Quentin Lerwick, 67, of Rincon will be held Thursday, Jan. 18, at 2 p.m. in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Elder Tommy Rountree officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.


Mamie Dekle to retire after 40 years serving others

What does someone do who has gotten up and gone to work at Concerted Services Inc. every day since May 15, 1978, and has now officially retired effective Dec. 29, 2017? For Mamie Dekle, the answer is simple. "I'm going to volunteer!" But first, Mamie has one more duty left from her job as Candler


Semi truck rolls on I-5 northbound exit in Portland

A semi truck rolled over along Water Avenue on Portland's east side on Sunday, blocking the exit from Interstate 5. The crash was reported about 11:15 a.m. Portland Police said that no one was injured in the crash. The Oregon Dept. of Transportation is working with Portland Fire & Rescue on re-open

KATU.COM - 2018-01-21 13:04:05

Police: Man arrested in connection with SE Portland deadly shooting

Police have arrested a 44-year-old man in connection with a deadly shooting that happened in Sept. of 2017. Back on Sept. 17, police responded to reports of gunfire on Southeast 28th Avenue near Powell Boulevard. Wilbert "Billy" Butler, 27, was found with severe injuries and taken to the hospital. P

KPTV.COM - 2018-01-21 04:06:00

Sunday weather for Portland metro: Rain will fall throughout morning, taper off in afternoon

The weather stayed mostly dry on Saturday for the protests in downtown Portland. Marchers on Sunday shouldn't expect the same consideration from Mother Nature. It's already raining in the Rose City this morning. Showers are anticipated throughout the day, though the rain is likely to ease up in the

OREGONIAN - 2018-01-21 15:20:09

Woman driving from Portland to Boise reported missing

PORTLAND, Ore. - A woman who was expected to drive from Portland to Boise on Friday has been reported missing. Ruby Pike, 52, last talked with her husband at about 4 p.m. when she was in Portland. She told him she would call him when she reached Ontario, according to Oregon State Police. Her exact r

KGW - 2018-01-21 00:33:00