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Lookback: Week of Jan. 22 to Jan. 29

President Bill Clinton was just a "regular guy" as governor of Arkansas, said a local dentist whose father once served as personal pilot to the former governor. Dr. Don Davison, who lived with his family in Little Rock when his father, Fred, was stationed at the Air Base there, now runs his dental

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

Chamber cited for role in luring Norsk

PLATTSBURGH -The North Country Chamber of Commerce has received a commendation from fDi Magazine for its role in securing the Plattsburgh's selection as the location for Norsk Titanium. The recognition follows fDi's recognition of Plattsburgh last spring as one of the Top 10 Micropolitan Cities of t

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-21 21:37:58

Ribbon-cutting ceremony for Soul Waffle in Potsdam on Jan. 25

POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce will officially welcome Soul Waffle to the Potsdam business community on Jan. 25 at 5 p.m. with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Soul Waffle located at 57 Market St. opened its doors in October 2017.Their menu offers authentic liege Belgian waffles, savory waffle

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-21 01:10:00

SUNY Potsdam women's hockey promoting program and raising funds for stricken trainer Jan. 27

POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam's women's hockey team is looking to "Pack the Place" and set a new attendance record during the Saturday, Jan. 27 Bears' contest against the SUNY Cortland Red Dragons at the Maxcy Hall Ice Arena. Admission is free for all. All girls and women are encouraged to wear their team

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-22 02:15:00

Survey about adding armed Student Resource Officer at Potsdam Central draws mixed reaction from parents

POTSDAM -- A survey sent out to parents asking if they had any interest in learning more about a Student Resource Office (SRO) drew mixed results, according to Potsdam Central School Superintendent Joann Chambers. "We specifically didn't want to ask 'yes or no' - we wanted to engage the parents," sh

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-20 16:45:00

Time for 6ers to start giving back

Enterprise Sports Editor Morgan Ryan descends a tricky section of Scarface Mountain, one of the Saranac Lake 6, in summer 2016. (Enterprise photo - Antonio Olivero) No one can argue with the success of Saranac Lake Mayor Clyde Rabideau's 6ers hiking program. Locals know the trailheads for Haystack a

ADIRONDACK DAILY ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-20 08:00:00

Controversial Potsdam toilet garden displays commemorated on t-shirts being sold online

POTSDAM -- The controversial Potsdam toilet garden displays are being used as a symbol for the town on shirts being sold in an Etsy store. The shirts say "Greetings from Potsdam New York" and shows drawn rendition of one of Hank Robar's toilet gardens."Love them or hate them, the toilet gardens have

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM

Norfolk-Raymondville Food Pantry to get proceeds from Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program during February

All money raised will be used to purchase food for the food insecure individuals and families in our community from the Food Bank of Central New York. Anyone with questions about the Fight Hunger bags Program, or about the Norfolk Raymondville Food Pantry, call Wendy Chambers at 315-212-0520 All mon

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM

1 killed in ejection crash on Murfreesboro Pike

Metro police confirmed that one man died in an accident on Murfreesboro Pike early Sunday morning. The crash occurred around 4:15 a.m. Police say an SUV lost control, left the roadway, and crashed into multiple businesses at 2591 Murfreesboro Pike. One male victim was ejected from the vehicle and d

WSMV - 2018-01-21 16:12:00

Woman transported to hospital after falling 40 feet while exploring cave in Stevenson

STEVENSON, Ala. - According to authorities, a woman is in the hospital after falling 40 feet while exploring a cave in Stevenson. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said the incident occurred Sunday off of County Road 54. Authorities said the woman is in the hospital recovering from what is believe

WHNT-TV - 2018-01-22 02:19:19

Cave rescue underway in Jackson County, Ala.

A cave rescue is underway in Jackson County, Ala. Hamilton County's rescue team was called in to assist along with other area rescue teams around 6:30 p.m. Sunday evening. It was reported that a group of 4 to 6 people were exploring a cave off County Road 54 near Stevenson, Ala., when one member of

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2018-01-21 23:59:59

Man charged after ER incident

A man brought to Tennova Healthcare-Shelbyville due to what investigators call an altered mental state was charged with disorderly conduct after striking out at medical and law enforcement personnel attempting to calm him Thursday morning. Jason Sours allegedly struggled with ambulance personnel and

SHELBYVILLE TIMES-GAZETTE - 2018-01-21 06:00:00

Rain, storms and wind area all on the way for Monday

As we go through Monday morning there shouldn't be much of an issue heading to work and school. The line of rain and storms shouldn't arrive into the Shoals till 9 a.m.. Then for Athens, Decatur, Fayetteville and Huntsville the line will be passing through from 1 to 4 p.m. Then for Sand Mountain, t

WAAY-TV - 2018-01-21 23:38:00

Cave rescue underway in Stevenson

The emergency call came in around 5 p.m. Sunday. College students were exploring a cave off County Rd. 54 in Stevenson when one fell into a 40-foot pit and was injured. Authorities from Scottsboro and Jackson Counties and the Stevenson Fire Department are all on the scene and a rescue is underway. C

WAFF - 2018-01-21 23:48:54

CPD investigating Sunday shooting on Lillian Lane

The Chattanooga Police Department is investigating an early Sunday shooting. Around 4:30 am, police were notified that two people had arrived at a local hospital with gunshot wounds. The victims', identified as 23-year-old Ivy Johnson and 26-year-old Cordarrius Johnson, injuries are non-life-threate

WRCBTV.COM - 2018-01-21 18:58:00

No, please, no snow

Someone told me today I should write a column about fun in the snow. Not to be a downer, but there's not much about snow that I find fun these days. I think it's pretty and a far cry above the ugly and dull brown and yellow colors we're sick of by mid-January, but it's not fun. Writing a column abou

SHELBYVILLE TIMES-GAZETTE - 2018-01-21 06:00:00

3 shoplifting suspects on the loose in Oroville

Based on OPD's public safety page, the incident occurred about 9 p.m. Friday in the Walmart located at 465 Cal Oak Road, Oroville. OPD officials did not specify how much money value the theft was, only that it was a high dollar amount. Based on images the suspects are two men and one woman, see

ACTIONNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-21 19:07:00

Oroville police search for 3 shoplifting suspects

The Oroville Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying three shoplifting suspects. According to officials, the trio is suspected of stealing "high dollar amount" items from Walmart. The group is believed to be associated with a mid to late 2000's model white Honda Civic, or

KRCRTV.COM - 2018-01-21 12:14:52

Nevada County Police Blotter: Caller has dream about meth lab

Grass Valley police department Friday 8:19 p.m. - A caller from a business in the 800 block of Sutton Way reported someone punched another customer. An arrest was made on charges of public intoxication. Saturday 5:15 a.m. - A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported he was "as sick as a dog.

UNION - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

Elderly Woman Knocked Down, Injured During Carjacking in Lincoln Parking Lot

LINCOLN - The Lincoln Police Department is looking for a suspect after an elderly woman was injured during a carjacking Thursday around 9:45 a.m. The victim, an 83-year-old woman, was leaving CVS when the suspect grabbed her and took her keys as he pushed her to the ground. She suffered minor injuri

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