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Patricia M. Sullivan, 86, of Star Lake

STAR LAKE - Funeral services and Mass of Christian Burial for Patricia M. Sullivan, 86, a resident of Star Lake, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at St. Hubert's Catholic Church, Oswegatchie Trail, Star Lake. Burial will be at St. Hubert's Catholic Cemetery in the Spring. The fa

WWNYTV.COM - 2018-01-15 18:32:00

Nora J. "Jeanie" Aldridge, 71, of Gouverneur

GOUVERNEUR- Nora J. "Jeanie" Aldridge, age 71, of Gouverneur, passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at the Gouverneur Hospital. Calling hours will be on Thursday, January 18, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8pm at French Funeral Home, Gouverneur. Her funeral service will be on Friday, January 19th at 10:00a

WWNYTV.COM - 2018-01-15 01:15:00

Early ice makes for a happy New Year

Welcome to 2018. The extremely cold weather that ended last year and began this one has been good news for ice anglers throughout the region. Several lakes and ponds, including some of the bigger ones like Schroon Lake and Lake George offered fishing opportunities a little earlier than usual. That's

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-14 10:00:00

Property Transfers: Franklin County

Here's a list of land transactions in Franklin County from Aug. 14 to 18, 2017. The buyer, the seller, the community where the property is located and the sale price (listed in that order) were culled from documents at the Franklin County Clerk's office: To Michael H. Skropka and Holly M. Skropka f

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-14 08:00:00

Tupper Lake town board organizes for 2018

From left, Recreation and Youth Activity Director Angie Snye, Town Supervisor Patti Littlefield and Councilmen John Quinn and Mike Dechene are sworn into the positions they were reelected for in November. (Enterprise photo - Aaron Cerbone) TUPPER LAKE - The town board held its 2018 organizational m


Gerald L. "Jerry" LeClair, Sr., 74, of Fowler

Fowler - Gerald L. "Jerry" LeClair, Sr., 74, passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at his home. There are no funeral services and arrangements are with the Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur. Jerry was born in Plattsburgh on June 13, 1943, the son of Lawrence and Louise Flora LeClair. He attended sc

WWNYTV.COM - 2018-01-15 01:06:00

Long Lakers raise $2,000 for High Peaks Hospice

To the editor: Temperatures were a record-breaking 7 degrees when the fourth annual "Feeling Long Lakey" Polar Plunge took place at the Long Lake Town Beach on Dec. 31. The plunge was a charity event organized by Long Lake Parks and Recreation Department to benefit High Peaks Hospice and raised an


Nelson Lawrence, 81, of Gouverneur

Gouverneur - Nelson Lawrence, 81, passed away on Saturday at his home. A funeral mass will be held on Thursday at 11 am at St. James Church, Gouverneur. Calling hours are on Wednesday, 12-2 & 5-7 pm at the Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur. Gouverneur - Nelson Lawrence, 81, passed away on Saturday at h

WWNYTV.COM - 2018-01-15 01:10:00

Free technology education programs offered at Potsdam library

POTSDAM - The Potsdam Library is hosting the following technology education programs in the Cleveland Computer Center in the library basement. Registration is required for all tech programs listed below by email or phone: [email protected], or call 315-265-7230.Introduction to MS Word will be held W

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-15 22:43:00

Potsdam police cite five for driving infractions

POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged five motorists with driving infractions on Sunday. Those charged included: Joshua L. Weller, 20, Potsdam, was cited for inadequate tail lights on Market Street at 12:46 a.m. Xudong Su, 26, Potsdam, was cited for having no front license plate affixed to a

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-15 14:53:00

Almost $400 raised for Bayside Cemetery Association in Potsdam

POTSDAM - Almost $400 has been raised to benefit the Bayside Cemetery Association thanks to the generosity of artist John Omohundro. An exhibit of Omohundro's watercolor paintings was organized by SLC Arts and is on display at the Potsdam Town Hall.The artist has pledged to donate proceeds to the as

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

Potsdam plans March or April ground-breaking for $3 million wastewater treatment plant project

POTSDAM -- The village's wastewater treatment plant upgrade project will likely break ground in March or April for major portions of the $3 million project. Village Administrator Greg Thompson told trustees at the village board meeting Monday that he has received a "notice to proceed" and contractor

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-14 16:21:00

Potsdam Town Council sets meeting dates for 2018

POTSDAM - The Potsdam Town Council has set the dates and times for its official meetings for the rest of 2018. They will meet in Town Hall on the second Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13, March 13, April 10, May 8, June 12, July 10, Aug. 7, Sept. 11, Nov. 13, and Dec. 11.

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-14 16:19:00

Canton firefighters put out burning tractor trailer in grocery store parking lot

CANTON -- Canton firefighters quelled a burning tractor trailer in the Price Chopper parking lot on Monday morning.Fire and EMS crews were dispatched the report at 5:40 a.m., the fire department said. "Crews quickly knocked down the fire, preventing any further extension, aided by additional personn

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-15 22:47:00

Joanne's Gift of Love seeks support for fundraiser

NORWOOD - Joanne's Gift of Love is asking for support for their first fundraising basketball tournament at Norwood-Norfolk Central School between NNCS and Potsdam Central teams Saturday, Jan. 20. A concession stand, silent auction and a 50/50 raffle table will be set up during the event.They are see


10 more sentenced Wednesday in "Operation Gravy Train"

CANTON - Ten more people were sentenced Wednesday in St. Lawrence County Court as part of Operation Gravy Train, bringing the total number of individuals sentenced thus far to 52. In court Wednesday, the following people were sentenced having pleaded guilty: Barry Crayford, 41, of 50 Annette St., He

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-01-14 13:15:00

Dr. Ken Peterson: A doctor for our times

Earlier this week, while reviewing some of my Independent writings from years past, I came upon a column that I wrote in January of 2007, which featured one of my partners, Dr. Ken Peterson, who had recently died. I paused while I read the column since his practice and spirit embodied a concept whic


East Hampton-Portland's Upcoming Open Houses

EAST HAMPTON, CT - Do you want to buy a house? Do you enjoy attending open houses on Sundays or are you curious to see what your neighbor's house looks like? Realtor.com has the complete inventory of open houses in East Hampton-Portland. If you're serious about buying a house and want to see it for

PATCH - 2018-01-15 14:00:00

High court to hear appeal of man who threatened judge

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The case of a Connecticut man convicted of threatening violence against a judge is set to go before the state Supreme Court. Justices are scheduled to hear the appeal of Cromwell resident Edward Taupier on Wednesday. Taupier was sentenced to 1 years behind bars in 2015 for thr

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-16 00:12:58

Ice jams cause flooding concerns, road closure

PORTLAND, Conn. (WTNH)- Flood warnings are up for several parts of the state and the problem is ice on rivers. Chunks of ice are forming ice dams and that has already closed a major road in one town. The Pawcatuck, Connecticut, and Housatonic Rivers all with flood warnings. We are checking out flood

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-15 11:28:32