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Massena man jailed on contempt, mischief charges

MASSENA — State police on June 18 charged Corey G. White, 24, of 152 County Route 46, with felony first-degree criminal contempt and misdemeanor criminal mischief. He was also cited with unlawful possession of marijuana, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and second-degree


Effects of Clinton Correctional Facility Escape Linger, 3 Years After Brazen Breakout in New York

Three years after escaping a maximum security prison and evading hundreds of police during a weeks-long manhunt that traversed much of upstate New York, the mastermind behind the breakout has largely put the headline-making getaway behind him — but would do it all over again if given the chance."Dav


State police searching for Walmart robbery suspect

Troopers said the bearded thief was caught on security cameras stealing two electric shavers, worth a total of $240, on June 4. The white or light-skinned man had a chin-strap beard and a mustache.


Want to escape the heat wave? Cool out at Plattsburgh City Beach

Jul 02, 2018 —Summer kicks into full gear this week, with temperatures hitting the low nineties by Saturday. That means perfect beach weather.


Bug repellent proving attractive to retailers

SARANAC LAKE — Last December, Randy Cross said he expected his bug repellent products to be in 1,200 stores within the next year.By June, he had reached that goal, and he expects to add a whole lot more.In a garage located behind Nori’s Village Market, Cross runs Carpe Insectae — a line of all-natur


Town of Massena holding three fishing tournaments this year at Massena Intake

“We do have three tournaments coming up this year. We are hosting Casion Roads, which is a company that makes rods, on Sept. 8. We’re hosting a Northeast bass tournament, which is a two-day tournament, here in Massena out at the Intake, on Sept. 15 and 16,” Councilman Thomas C. Miller said.


Plattsburgh Police: Trio stole, badly damaged vehicle

PLATTSBURGH — Three teens stole a pickup truck, took it for a joy ride and then destroyed the engine, police say.Dustin McKinley, 19, of Plattsburgh was arrested Thursday and charged with third-degree grand larceny and third-degree criminal mischief, both felonies.Dylan Uihlein, 18, and Savanah Fors


Three injured in one-vehicle crash south of Constableville

Ashleigh McConnell, 26, was driving down Route 26 south of Constableville around 10 a.m. when she became unconscious and the vehicle veered off the road into a ditch. Also in the vehicle were 27-year-old Andre Morgan of Black River and 28-year-old Altawan Alston of Watertown.


Massena Central School District changing meal charging policy under revised Education Law

Under the change, which school board members will be asked to approve during their Thursday reorganizational meeting, students who have unpaid meal charges will no longer be provided an alternative meal, such as a cheese or peanut butter sandwich. Instead, they will receive the same entree as the ot


Man accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old

According to police, Mohamed Hussein, 19, picked the girl up in Burlington. They say he drove her to the Shopping Plaza and sexually assaulted her.


Enbridge St. Lawrence Gas offering Outdoor Movie Nights starting Monday

“Despicable Me 3” will be shown Tuesday and “Ferdinand” will be shown July 10, both starting about 8:30 p.m. at the Massena Arena. Concessions will be available, with proceeds going to the Massena Recreation Commission.