facebook

Breaking News from Ashland

Find the latest Ashland News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Ensemble to play in Stamford

Friends of Music of Stamford will present Ensemble Chaconne: European Masters in 18th Century London, at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Stamford United Methodist Church at 88 Main St. in Stamford. According to a media release, the concert will showcase the English guitar - popular in 18th century London but r

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-18 00:00:00

RAG to feature 'Small Works'

Contributed'Marigold,' by Tom McGill is part of the 'Small Works' exhibit at the Roxbury Arts Center. The Roxbury Arts Group will host an opening reception for its exhibit, "Small Works," at 4 p.m. Saturday in the Walt Meade Gallery of the Roxbury Arts Center at 5025 Vega Mountain Road in Roxbury. T

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-16 20:25:52

Nolan beats Parete for District 22 seat in Ulster legislature

KINGSTON - Newcomer Kathy Nolan beat veteran Ulster County Legislator John Parete by 60 votes to win the District 22 seat on the Legislature. The outcome was settled Thursday when elections officials added the absentee and other ballots to the machine count from the general election Nov. 7. The dist

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-17 00:06:29

Where to see 'The Nutcracker' and holiday concerts

The story of a courageous nutcracker told through classical music and ballet is a holiday tradition. But there are other theater events and concerts also worth attending. Here are a few: "The Nutcracker" - John Jay High School, 2012 Route 52, Hopewell Junction. 6 p.m. Dec. 2; 2 p.m. Dec. 3. Presente

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-16 15:27:49

Shandaken, Ulster County man identified in Marshall Street death

A 28-year-old Shandaken, Ulster County man has been identified as the victim in Monday's death at a Marshall Street residence in the City of Poughkeepsie. Frederick "Joey" Veitch III was found dead in a first-floor apartment, Detective Lt. Matt Clark said. His cause of death is still being investiga

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL

Main slain in Poughkeepsie ID'd as Shandaken resident

Police vehicles are parked Monday near the city of Poughkeepsie house where a man was found dead. Mid-Hudson News Network POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. >> The man whose death on Monday resulted in murder charges against two Poughkeepsie men has been identified as an Ulster County resident. Poughkeepsie police

DAILY FREEMAN

Crews realign, investigate derailed train

Cheryl PetersenCrews from Paynes Cranes from Bainbridge and a contractor for Selkirk work to return a Delaware and Ulster Railride train car to the tracks on Thursday. Cheryl PetersenCrews from Paynes Cranes from Bainbridge and a contractor for Selkirk work to return a Delaware and Ulster Railride t

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-17 02:06:44

Amid firestorm over sexual abuse, Gillibrand puts herself at stage center

WASHINGTON _ It was no surprise when Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand spoke out this week on the cascading reports of sexual abuse by prominent men. But it was a surprise that she managed to turn the story back on herself by telling a New York Times interviewer that former President Bill Clinton should have

TIMES UNION - 2017-11-17 16:59:47

Fort Drum Releases Information About Reported Sexual Assaults On

There were 253 sexual assaults reported at Fort Drum between 2013 and 2016. That's according to the Department of Defense. The DOD said Fort Drum had 49 reports of sexual assault in 2013, 79 reports of sexual assault in 2014, 49 reports of sexual assault in 2015 and 76 reports of sexual assault in 2

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-17 23:44:00

Open houses show split between Jefferson, Lewis counties on wind turbine development near Fort Drum

WATERTOWN - As the community looked toward potential development conflicts with Fort Drum, wind turbines kept coming to the forefront. In Jefferson County, the issue has sparked a coalition among Fort Drum advocates, echoing military concerns about the impact of turbines on aviation and weather rada

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM

1 Person Believed Dead In Watertown Fire

A house fire in Watertown overnight possibly turned deadly. Watertown Fire Chief Dale Herman says he believes when a fire started on Main Avenue early Friday morning, one person didn't make it out.. Flames were showing for a good amount of the morning at the fire scene as crews tried to keep them do

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-17 13:30:00

Town Official Says Galloo Island Wind Proposal Won't Affect Fort

This week we showed you how wind turbines can affect Fort Drum's ASR - Air Space Radar - in some cases by creating blind spots. "It could be anything from a large flock of geese to a paraglider, we won't be able to see it," said Lieutenant Colonel Todd Polk, Fort Drum strategic planner. Fort Drum is

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-18 00:48:00

Edmond Carney Pelkey, 72, of Black River

Edmond Carney Pelkey, 72, of Black River, passed November 17, 2017 after struggling with cancer for the past six months. He passed at his home where he was under the care of his family and Hospice of Jefferson County. Calling hours will be 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, November 20 at the Bruce Funeral Home 13

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-18 00:49:00

Man Pleads Guilty To Sexually Abusing A Child

A 59 year old Philadelphia, New York, man has admitted to having sexual contact with a young child. Eric Leeson pleaded guilty in Jefferson County Court Thursday to first-degree sexual abuse. He will be sentenced January 25. Leeson was originally charged with first-degree criminal sex act and endang

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-17 23:25:00

North country writers inspired by a novel challenge

WATERTOWN - With plot twists that go especially well with Arby's signature Curly Fries, a group of writers has been meeting at the Arsenal Street restaurant in November as part of a novel challenge. The writers are tasked with writing a 50,000 word story by 11:59 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30. It's part of

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-11-17 13:15:00

Ideas surface for $10 million downtown funding

WATERTOWN - In recent weeks, Mayor Joseph M. Butler Jr. has encouraged developers, entrepreneurs and business owners to come forward with their ideas for a project they want funded under the city's $10 million downtown grant. He got his wish on Thursday when eight different ideas were proposed at t

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-11-17 13:15:00

Shared Thanksgiving service in Rensselaer Falls

RENSSELAER FALLS - There will be a shared Thanksgiving service at Fresh Start Fellowship Church, County Route 14, just off State Highway 812, on Sunday, Nov. 19, at 6 p.m. Music will be provided by Donnie Woodcock and Rick Meilleur. The public is invited. RENSSELAER FALLS - There will be a shared Th

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-11-17 19:53:00

Ogdensburg woman charged with harassment in Lawrence following domestic dispute investigation

LAWRENCE - An Ogdensburg woman was charged Thursday with harassment stemming from an alleged domestic dispute that took place in March, according to state police. Amanda E. Haggerty, 26, was charged with second-degree harassment: Physical contact at 2 p.m., police said. She was cited and released. L

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-11-17 18:05:00

Breakfast With Santa! Event set for Sunday in Ogdensburg

OGDENSBURG -- The Elks Lodge will hold a Breakfast With Santa! Event Sunday, Nov. 19, from 8 a.m.-noon. Cost is $8 per person. Children younger than 5 years old eat breakfast free. This is open to the public. OGDENSBURG -- The Elks Lodge will hold a Breakfast With Santa! Event Sunday, Nov. 19, from

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-11-17 14:02:00

Attorneys representing St. Lawrence County in Hillary lawsuit move for dismissal for all defendants, except DA and sheriff deputy

Attorneys representing a number of St. Lawrence County defendants have filed a motion in federal court to dismiss a lawsuit brought against them by acquitted murder suspect Oral "Nick" Hillary. Hillary, formerly of Potsdam and now living in Brooklyn, is suing a litany of defendants for "false arrest

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-11-18 01:29:00