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Black River woman sentenced for drug possession
WATERTOWN — Alyssa R. McGinnis, 24, Black River, was sentenced to three years in state prison, two years of post-release supervision and the forfeiture of $1,864.17 on Friday in Jefferson County Court. She was sentenced to a concurrent sentence of one year in prison and two years of post-release sup
What’s next for Watertown’s $10 million downtown initiative?
But Lisa Nagle, a consultant who helped the city put together the $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative, said it might take a while before the projects can get off the ground.
Watertown Police seeking information about fake hostage phone call
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - Watertown Police are seeking to identify a caller who claimed he was holding his family hostage, but when officers arrived found nothing was wrong.
More repairs needed to Watertown’s hydro plant
WATERTOWN — City Council members will be asked to spend another $76,000 in necessary repairs to the city’s hydroelectric plant on Marble Street, this time to fix a 90-foot-long crack in a wall of the building.
Turin church struggles with rotted belfry
After a leak two months ago, an evaluation determined the 1,500-pound church bell needed to be removed from the steeple because it was a danger.
Lowville man charged with driving while intoxicated
CROGHAN — State police charged Bryson S. Sauer, 22, of Lowville, with driving while intoxicated and speeding at 8:44 p.m. Wednesday on State Route 126.
Adams Center man charged with drunken diving
RODMAN — Lance W. Connell, 49, Adams Center, was charged by state police at 5:17 p.m. Friday on County Route 155 in the town of Rodman with felony driving while intoxicated and driving on the shoulder. Troopers said he was previously convicted of DWI within the past 10 years. Troopers did not provid
Wells College students visit Carthage Area Hospital
Through the Rural Immersion Program in partnership with Northern Area Health Education Center and Wells College, Aurora, the students spent last Monday through Friday talking to community members and hospital personnel to gain perceptions about health care in a rural setting.
Kraft Heinz plant manager set to leave Lowville operation
LOWVILLE — Fernando Vaquero, plant manager of the Kraft Heinz plant in Lowville, will be leaving the position very soon, and the company is seeking his replacement.
Barn wood sale this weekend in Carthage
Greg Millard, owner and operator of Greg’s Handyman Service for more than 20 years, was asked by landowner Warren Fargo to disassemble a barn that sat on the Route 45 property his family purchased in 1941.
Fox Business host compares Denmark to Venezuela, gets slammed as ‘fake news’
“There’s something rotten in Denmark,” Regan began, before launching into an anti-socialism rant about taxes, unemployment and cupcakes.
Driver avoids deer, hits telephone pole in Turin
According to deputies, Niyon R. Sloan, 20, Fort Drum, was driving a 2015 Chevy sedan when he swerved to avoid hitting a deer and struck a telephone pole. There were four passengers in the vehicle.
Trump signs $716 bil. defense policy bill
ReutersFORT DRUM, N.Y. (Reuters) — U.S. President Donald Trump signed a $716 billion defense policy bill on Monday that authorizes military spending and includes watered-down controls on U.S. government contracts with China’s ZTE Corp. and Huawei Technologies Co.Trump signed the law at the U.S. Army
Rome man critically injured in Turin St. motorcycle crash
Police officials said thatJoshua M. Hedrington, of West Dominick Street, was northbound on Jay at about 3:30 p.m. when he lost control of his Kawasaki motorcycle due to excessive speed.
What happened overnight? Police blotter report for Tuesday, Aug. 14
Gerald A. Woodard III, 22, of 150 Stone St., Apt. 2, Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 3:48 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, in the 300 block of Stone Street with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a felony, fourth-degree criminal mischief, second-degree reckless endangerment and second
Fort Drum hosting joint mass casualty exercise
FORT DRUM — Officials of Fort Drum and 10th Mountain Division emergency response personnel, along with civilian responders, will hold a joint mass casualty exercise today and Thursday.
Dexter woman charged with aggravated DWI
WATERTOWN — Sherry A. Ayen, 53, of 24979 Road 416, Dexter, was charged by city police at 6:30 p.m. Monday in a Washington Street parking lot with aggravated driving while intoxicated.
Can Anyone Tell Me If Donald Trump Said John McCain's Name Today
President Donald Trump appeared at Fort Drum, NY today where he signed H.R. 5515, a $700 billion dollar defense bill that will further expand America’salready bloated military budget. The bill—officially theJohn S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019—is, as its title sugge
President Trump Arrives in Watertown
WATERTOWN - President Trump exits Air Force One and greets incumbent Republican Congresswoman Elise Sefanik (NY-21) before he is scheduled to sign the National Defense Authorization Act--Vice President Mike Pence will observe the bill signing at Fort Drum, in Watertown. Trump is then scheduled to de
Trump’s visit boosts morale at Fort Drum
U.S. Rep. Elise M. Stefanik, R-Willsboro, invited Mr. Trump to visit Fort Drum earlier this year. In his remarks Monday to soldiers on the post as well as local dignitaries, the president thanked her for helping to pass the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019. He s