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Akwesasne drug lord admits guilt
ALBANY — A Quebec man has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute oxycodone on the Akwesasne Mohawk Indian Reservation in Franklin County.Robert J. Lazore, 42, admitted that between 2008 and 2012, he operated a drug trafficking organization that distributed oxycodone on the Akwesasne Mohawk India
Heuvelton man charged following truck-buggy accident in Lisbon
LISBON — State police charged James J. Crobar, 28, of Heuvelton with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of marijuana on Friday, stemming from a June 13 personal-injury accident involving his vehicle and an Amish buggy in the town of Lisbon. He was al
Watertown man pleads guilty to choking wife in front of children
Edwin R. Kindberg Jr., 40, of 313 S. Indiana Ave., admitted that on March 17, in Watertown, he choked his spouse during an argument in front of their children. He also admitted both he and his spouse had been drinking. His sentencing is scheduled for Aug. 6.
Watertown man arrested for DWI, driving impaired by drugs
WATERTOWN — City police on Friday charged Raul Pena Jr., 839 Kannal Court, with first offense driving while intoxicated and driving while impaired by drugs, both class U misdemeanors.
Man in serious condition after early morning shooting
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Watertown woman charged with assault
WATERTOWN — City police on Friday charged Hailey S. Dean, 19, of 544 Cooper St., with second-degree assault with intent to cause physical injury with a weapon and third degree criminal possession of a weapon, both class D felonies. She was also charged with criminal obstruction of breathing, a class
Two Democrats enter race for St. Lawrence County Legislature
Kaitlyn Tyndall, Madrid, is challenging Republican Kevin D. Acres, a Madrid dairy farmer, who is seeking re-election to the District 8 seat. He has served as Legislature chairman for the past two years and previously served as vice chairman. The District 8 seat represents the town of Madrid and part
50 years after murder of Irene Izak, loss still haunts sister, case ‘remains open’
Fifty years have now passed since the gruesome murder of Miss Izak, whose body was discovered June 11, 1968. The Scranton, Pa., woman was savagely bludgeoned about the head, although a revived investigation 20 years ago revealed a blow to the back of her neck was likely what killed her. Her body, dr
Indiana man charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs in Watertown
WATERTOWN, NY—Raul Pena Jr., 23, of 839 Kannal Ct., Apt. 8, Rensselear, IN, was charged by Watertown police at 11:40 p.m. Friday, June 22, in the 200 block of S. Massey Street with first-degree driving while ability impaired by drugs and common law DWI.
Unfavorable forecast: Reports document concerns raised about wind turbine projects
The Tug Hill Commission, a non-regulatory state agency, released “The Montague Doppler Radar, An Overview” earlier this month as part of its Issue Paper Series. It documents the adverse effect that wind turbines have on the Montague Doppler Radar used by the National Weather Service and Wheeler-Sack
Hermon resident charged with aggravated unlicensed operation in Russell
Darryl F. Matthews, 23, was charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and inadequate exhaust, officers said.
Quebec man pleads guilty to conspiracy for distributing drugs in Akwesasne
Robert Jon Lazore, 42, of Snye, also faces a fine of up to $1 million and a term of post-imprisonment supervised release of at least three years and up to life when U.S. District Judge Mae A. D’Agostino sentences him on Oct. 22, according to a joint announcement made by U.S. Attorney Grant C. Jaquit
Ogdensburg man charged with felony after allegedly violating order of protection
Tyler C. Brabant, 22, was charged with first-degree criminal contempt at 3:41 a.m., police said.
Ogdensburg police responded to more than 1,000 calls in May, busted four meth labs
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City Police responded to 1,015 calls to service in May, which resulted in 79 arrests.Ogdensburg police busted four meth labs in May, bringing the total to 17 since Jan. 1. Meanwhile the investigative unit opened 32 cases in May.
Watertown man accused of making threats and having marijuana
WATERTOWN — City police charged Joshua A. Beaumont, 21, of 1708 Ohio St., Apt. 41, with second-degree aggravated harassment and fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana at 3:52 a.m. Thursday at his residence.
Four men arrested after drug raid of Winslow Street apartment
WATERTOWN, NY— Members of the Metro-Jeff Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at 332 Winslow St., Apt. 1, at 9:47 a.m. Thursday, June 21, and arrested four men for possessing 48.1 grams of cocaine, police said.
Driver whose truck hit Amish buggy in Lisbon critically injuring boy now facing two misdemeanor counts and other charges
LISBON – The driver of the truck that hit an Amish buggy June 13 critically injuring a 7-year-old boy is now facing several vehicle and traffic charges and two drug charges.State police report today that James J. Crobar, 28, Heuvelton, was charged Friday by state police with two misdemeanor counts,
Gouverneur man charged with resisting arrest
GOUVERNEUR — Village police on May 26 charged Cody J. Gladle, 22, Gouverneur, with parole violation and resisting arrest.
Gouverneur woman charged with mischief, attempted assault
GOUVERNEUR — Village police on May 28 charged Michelle C. Little, 23, Gouverneur, with two counts of fourth-degree criminal mischief and third-degree attempted assault.
Watertown woman charged with aggravated DWI
WATERTOWN — City police charged Trishia A. Seymour, 47, of 201 Creekwood Drive, Apt. 5, with aggravated driving while intoxicated at 8:49 p.m. Thursday at 726 Lillian St.