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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

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

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

Heavy lake effect snow possible Sunday, early next week

It will be a weekend filled with rain, high winds and, potentially, lots of lake effect snow. A storm system is expected to reach the area in the early hours of Saturday morning, bringing steady winds and rain that will continue into Sunday. Wind speeds in the Watertown area will be around 18 miles

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-11-17 08:30:00

Watertown Scores State Grant For Baseball Field

Watertown has scored in an effort to get state money to make improvements at the Alex Duffy Baseball Field. The city is planning on renovating the locker rooms in the clubhouse, the ground level bleachers and the sound system at the fairgrounds. The city has been awarded a $125,000 grant from the st

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-17 23:56:00

Watertown Man Accused of Possessing 2 Pounds Of Marijuana

A 23 year old Watertown man faces drug charges after a bust in the city Friday. Members of the Metro-Jefferson Drug Task Force raided a home at 409 Clay Street and arrested Jeremy Chipp II, who lives there. Officials said they seized 2.21 pounds of marijuana, $32,000 in cash, digital scales, a dagge

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-17 22:40:00

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

Police chase in Rowan County leads to Concord arrest

A chase between law enforcement and a motorcycle in Rowan County ended in a Cabarrus County arrest. Around 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 15, units with the Rowan County Sheriff's Office attempted to stop a motorcycle on Hwy 152 near the Carson High School Entrance. A deputy had run the motorcycle tag through NC

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2017-11-16 18:00:00

City of Concord office closed; garbage services delayed

CONCORD - In observance of Thanksgiving, City of Concord offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24. Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday's garbage, recycling and bulky waste collection by Waste Pro will operate on a normal schedule next week. However, Thursday and Friday customers wi

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 18:53:00

Concord radio legend Robert D. Raiford dies at 89

CONCORD- Radio broadcaster Robert D. Raiford, who graduated from Concord High School, passed away Friday, Nov. 17 at the age of 89, according to news reports. Raiford served as "curmudgeon at large" on the "John Boy and Billy Show" which is syndicated to 57 radio stations across the nation and origi

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 21:22:00

In Search of Concord; He wants to visit them all

Add digital to current active Wed, Fri & Sun print subscription Buy Now Rob Morrison visited downtown Concord as part of his adventure to visit as many as possible. During his stop, he met with Concord Mayor Scott Padgett who gave him a license plate.Erin Kidd CONCORD- Rob Morrison's interest in hi

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 20:54:00

Around the world; Concord graduate has eye-opening experiences

CONCORD- Challenging, emotional, joyous and life-changing were just some of the ways Harmony Houston described the 11 months she spent backpacking around the world. The Concord High School graduate said participating in The World Race was the most challenging and rewarding thing she has ever done. S

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 15:19:00

Concord marks start of holiday season

Some people do Christmas in July. So why not do fireworks in November? Concord will kick off the holiday season this weekend with a tree lighting, fireworks and parade, drawing huge crowds and creating free, family fun. "So many other people do fireworks July 4th," local photographer Mike Anderson s

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2017-11-16 18:18:00

Concord man shot and killed; CPD searching for suspect

Add digital to your current Wednesday & Sunday Print Home Delivery (This is a request for digital to be added to your current print subscrption and 3 days for processing grace) The Concord Police Department posted this photo of the crime scene on its Twitter account about 6:30 a.m. today, Nov. 16. T

MOORESVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2017-11-16 12:19:00

Man shot, killed in backyard of Concord home ID'd

A man was shot and killed in Concord Thursday morning. According to Concord police. the shooting happened at a home in the 200 block of Academy Avenue. The Concord Police Department tweeted just after 6 a.m. that officers were investigating a shooting in the area. Officers found 27-year-old Sergio

WBTV - 2017-11-16 11:12:20

Community Rings in the Holiday Season with State College Tree Lighting

The holiday season has officially arrived in downtown State College. With help from Santa Claus and some friends, this year's Christmas tree at the Allen Street Gates was lit for the first time on Thursday, the culmination of a festive celebration on South Allen Street. Hundreds of community members

STATE COLLEGE - 2017-11-17 04:09:00

State College tree lighting festivities usher in holiday season

Out of the many children who hoped to have a chance to help Santa Claus light the holiday tree Thursday at the downtown State College annual tree lighting ceremony, Breccan Mitchell, 3, was the lucky winner. However, he almost missed out on the opportunity. After Santa rode in on an Alpha Fire Comp

CENTRE DAILY - 2017-11-17 05:44:00

State College Police Department releases an update on male stabbed outside Beta Sigma Beta over Homecoming weekend

State College Police responded to a report of a stabbing at the rear of Beta Sigma Beta fraternity house on Nov. 11 at approximately 1 a.m., according to State College Police. According to police, fraternity members approached people that were surrounding their car outside and a fight ensued. During

DIGITAL COLLEGIAN - 2017-11-16 21:04:00

State College police offering reward for help in case

It's not uncommon for police to request the public's help. Sometimes they need an anonymous tip to crack a case or for someone to come forward with information that will help identify a suspect. This time, in a rare step, State College police have decided to offer a monetary reward for the public's

CENTRE DAILY - 2017-11-16 18:25:00