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Old Climax Plant Could Have A Buyer

There could be a buyer for the former Climax Manufacturing plant in Lowville. The Lewis County Industrial Development Agency plans on making an offer on the building. Officials say an offer hasn't been made yet and they wouldn't say how much the IDA is willing to pay. Climax Manufacturing closed its

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-09-19 00:56:00

Number Three Wind developers seeking Lowville wind law waivers

LOWVILLE - Developers of the Number Three Wind project are requesting several waivers from the town of Lowville's zoning law, and town officials plan to discuss the matter next month. "Let's listen to them and let them make their case," town attorney Raymond A. Meier told councilmen at a recent meet

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-09-18 12:15:00

The 13th Annual Cheers to the Cream Cheese in Lowville

A crowd of people, all with their eyes glued to the cutting of a massive cheesecake. That's a sight you probably won't see anywhere else in the country. That sight is one of the reasons downtown Lowville gets 10,000 to 15,000 each year for the annual Cream Cheese Festival. This year was no exception

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-09-17 04:29:00

Review: Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with 'The Scarred Woman'

"The Scarred Woman" (Dutton), by Jussi Adler-Olsen Who is "The Scarred Woman"? That's a question you'll ask yourself as you read Jussi Adler-Olsen's latest mystery. Department Q, Copenhagen's cold case squad led by Detective Carl Morck, has its hands full with a fresh murder that happens to resemble

POST-STAR - 2017-09-18 12:00:37

Nursing homes a key element of NNY elderly living (VIDEO)

When the elderly reach a point at which they are no longer able to care for themselves, their options dwindle significantly. Most medical experts say the first option in many cases should be using home health care to keep the elderly in their homes. However, there are a number of reasons this arrang

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-09-17 07:30:00

Victim in fatal Ava crash identified

TOWN OF AVA - The Fort Drum soldier that was killed in a motor vehicle accident on Route 26 early Sunday has been identified as Specialist Jennifer N. Kipybida of Churchville. Spc. Kipybida, age 23, was a human resources specialist assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry, 1st Brigade Combat Tea

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-19 19:30:00

Police identify victim of fatal Ava crash

The Oneida County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday identified the victim of a fatal crash in Ava over the weekend. The Oneida County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday identified the victim of a fatal crash in Ava over the weekend as Jennifer Kipybida, 23. No address was provided. Kipybida was a passenger in th

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-09-19 15:20:10

Fort Drum soldier killed in Ava crash is identified

FORT DRUM, N.Y. >> Military authorities have released the identity of a Fort Drum soldier killed in a crash in upstate New York. Army officials say Spc. Jennifer Kipybida was a human resources specialist assigned to 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division at For

ONEIDA DISPATCH - 2017-09-19 04:00:00

It takes a region for the 90-Miler

The 90-mile Adirondack Canoe Classic was held for the 35th year the weekend of Sept. 8 to 10. Two hundred sixty canoes, guideboats and kayaks started in Old Forge and over three days paddled their way through the Adirondack Forest Preserve to the cedar tree marking the finish line on Lake Flower in


Fort Drum soldier dies in Ava car accident

TOWN OF AVA - A Fort Drum soldier is dead after the car she was riding in struck a tree on Route 26 early Sunday morning. Sheriff's deputies said Miles Wilson-King, 23, of Virginia, and the woman were northbound on Route 26 at about 3 a.m. Sunday when their 2016 Toyota Corolla crossed over the oncom

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-18 19:30:00

Fatal crash in Ava leaves one woman dead

A woman was killed Sunday in an early morning vehicle accident in the town of Ava, a news release from the Oneida County Sheriff's office said. Officials have not released the name of the passenger pending notification of her relatives. The vehicle was being driven by Miles Wilson-King, 23, of Virgi

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-09-17 23:20:08

Arlene M. Jones, 66, of Watertown

Arlene M. Jones, 66, Watertown, passed away on Sunday, September 17th at her home under the care of her family and Hospice of Jefferson County. The funeral service will be 11:00 am Thursday, September 21st at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Brookside Cemetery. Calling hours

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-09-18 20:37:00

900 Jobs Available In Jefferson County

Fort Drum soldier Rudolph Bazil is on leave. On Tuesday, he checked out career opportunities in the civilian world at the Jefferson-Lewis Job Fair. "Looking to network to see availability of different jobs for the future because it's good to have your eggs in several baskets instead of just one," he

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-09-19 23:50:00

County Transportation Committee Asks for Public Input on Rural Transportation Needs

OSWEGO - The Oswego County Transportation Coordination Committee is developing a Mobility Movement Plan for underserved areas of Oswego County and has begun to collect information about transportation needs in the Sandy Creek, Pulaski, Altmar-Parish-Williamstown and Mexico school districts. The firs

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2017-09-18 11:15:51

Man Celebrates 84th Birthday With Walk With WHS Team

It looked like a parade through the streets of Watertown or practice for the high school's cross country team. But it was all for Bill Donney, a lifelong resident of Watertown who wanted to walk up Gotham Street Hill on his 84th birthday. "Just something that come out of my head. You can't sit, just

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-09-20 00:04:00

Economic Developers Throw Support Behind Plans For Agribusiness

A new agribusiness park near Watertown is in the works and Jefferson County economic developers are all in favor. Last month we told you that developer Mike Lundy plans to build the park near the Jefferson-Lewis BOCES campus. The park will include a meat-processing plant. Economic developers are now

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-09-19 22:51:00

Oswego County man killed after running motorcycle into mailbox

TOWN OF RICHLAND, N.Y. -- A 53-year-old man from the town of Albion was killed on Saturday evening after driving his motorcycle into a mailbox in the town of Richland in Oswego County. Oswego County sheriff's deputies identified the driver as Joel Waterman, of 130 Sheepskin Road in Albion. He was d

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-09-17 16:24:54

Council Members Oppose Eliminating Federal Tax Deduction

Members of Watertown City Council are voicing how they oppose the feds getting rid of possible tax deduction that's been around for more than 100 years. Monday night, the council voted 4-0 to oppose eliminating it. Council member Mark Walczyk was not in at the meeting because he's on duty with the A

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-09-19 05:46:00

Summer Arrives - Better Late Than Never!

Believe it or not, it's the last week of summer. But after the weather this season, it feels like summer is just getting started. "I want to go in a pool right now it's so hot," said Alex Zappala, who was outside enjoying the temperatures. The north country saw sunshine and 80 degree temperatures Mo

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-09-19 00:50:00

Norman H. Griffith, 86, formerly of Black River

Norman H. Griffith, 86, formerly of Burnup Road, Black River, passed September 15, 2017 at the Samaritan Keep Nursing Home where he had been a resident. Calling hours will be 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19 at the Bruce Funeral Home, Black River. The Order of the Eastern Stars followed by t

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-09-17 01:36:00