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Second horse dies of mosquito-borne EEE virus in Oswego

OSWEGO, N.Y. -- A horse in Williamstown has died of Eastern equine encephalitis, the second horse in Oswego County killed this year by the mosquito-borne virus.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-10-17 09:54:00

Oswego man sentenced for stabbing victim in the head with screwdriver

According to the Oswego County District Attorney's Office, Steven Haynes, 34, appeared in court on Monday and pleaded guilty to attempted murder in the second degree.


Cop Logs: Sheriff’s Office 10/18/2018

On 10/17/18 at 12:05 p.m., Shane A. Ambriati, 51, of 50 Milo Drive, West Monroe, was arrested for Criminal Contempt, 2nd degree, a class A misdemeanor, following the investigation that occurred at the Public Safety Building.

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2018-10-18 13:46:26

What happened overnight? Police blotter report for Thursday, Oct. 18

Hailey S. Dean, 20, of 24097 Route 12, Apt. 1, Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 7:34 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at her residence with second-degree criminal contempt. She is accused of violating the terms of a Family Court stay-away order of protection by having an individual talk to the

NEWZJUNKY.COM - 2018-10-18 07:40:09

Man gets 20 years for stabbing stranger with screwdriver

The Post-Standard of Syracuse reports 34-year-old Steven Haynes, of Oswego, was sentenced this week in Oswego County Court after pleading guilty to attempted second-degree murder.

WBNG-TV - 2018-10-18 08:23:40

6 New York Cities, 3 in Central New York Have the Most Rats in the Country

The number of New York cities withratscontinues to grow. Six places made the annualTop 50 Rattiest Citiesthis year, 3 incentral New York.So where are all the rats hanging out? Chicago....for the 4th year in a row. But since rat activity increases when it's cold, it's no surprise New York makes the l

BIGFROG104.COM - 2018-10-18 05:03:07

Chicken, ice cream and waffles at the new JackRabbits, with $4 lunch box

The restaurant specializes in traditional American comfort food, serving southern fried chicken, homemade side dishes such as collard greens. It will serve its version of bubble waffles that can be served with chicken or ice cream. There will also be an ice cream parlor with sweet treats served from

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-10-18 12:00:00

Oswego’s Rental Assistance Program Updated

At Monday night’s Planning and Development Committee meeting, Mayor Billy Barlow and Nathan Emmons, Director of The Rental Assistance Program, presented highlights of the city’s Administrative Plan for the Rental Assistance Program.


Syracuse police find stolen gun block away from where 15-year-old was fatally shot

The14-year-old boy was shotshortly before 1 a.m. Saturday in the 400 block of Sterling Avenue. The teenager remains in critical condition late Wednesday morning at Upstate University Hospital, said Sgt. Richard Helterline, a Syracuse Police Department spokesman.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-10-17 12:14:00

Remembering Oswego County’s own buried in Europe

Provided photoU.S. Marine Sgt., Neil Evans Wheeler, a native of Oswego, is buried at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in France, one of 33 Oswego County natives interred where they fell during the Great War. “An artificial poppy will be attached to the flag stick on 33 graves and the Oswego Count

OSWEGOCOUNTYNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-10-17 17:36:00

Disappointment Looms as Fulton TOPS Prepares for Closing

FULTON, NY – Last month, news from TOPS chief executive officer detailed the locations of ten underperforming TOPS stores that areanticipated to be closed.

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2018-10-18 02:17:21

'Sid is Dead': Cast, plot revealed for new movie filming in Syracuse

"Sid is Dead" begins shooting this week at the former A.V. Zogg Middle School in Liverpool, N.Y., and the surrounding area around Syracuse. Garelick bought the school last year to turn it into a film school and movie studio, dubbedSyracuse Studios, for filming teen comedies set in high schools, focu

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-10-17 19:56:00

High winds lead to large power outages in Oswego County

According to National Grid's website, most of the outages are centered in The City of Fulton along with both the Town & City of Oswego. There are also outages in the Granby and Hannibal areas along with Richland, Sandy Creek and Volney.


Cop Logs: Fulton PD 10/08/2018 – 10/14/2018

Narrative——-On October 9th, 2018 at about 1:30 am while at 15 W. Fifth St. S. thedefendant, William Carl Boyke, was arrested for Trespass.It is alleged that on the above date and location, around 1:00am thedefendant had been asked to leave by the home owner. Thedefendant refused and the police respo


Freeze WARNING for parts of CNY for agricultural interests

AFREEZE WARNINGhas been issued for the following counties for the following times:• Onondaga, Seneca, Yates, and southern Cayuga counties from Midnight Thursday until 8 AM Thursday.• Oswego and Ontario counties from 1:00 AM Thursday until 8:00 AM Thursday.

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-10-17 04:15:12

Cop Logs: Sheriff’s Office 10/16/2018

On 10/15/18 at 8:45 p.m., Jesse A. Raymond, 34, of 4581 SR 3, Fulton, was arrested for Assault, 3rd degree, a class A misdemeanor; Petit Larceny, a class A misdemeanor and Harassment, 2nd degree.The arrest stems from the investigation into an incident in the town of New Haven on 10/11/18.He allegedl


CNY probation officer leaves post after admitting to sex with probationer

Bridget Duerr, 44, of Cicero, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor official misconduct in September for the relationship with a man she was supervising. The encounters were consensual, authorities said.


Oswego County Will Hold Auction of Unsold Tax Properties Nov. 14

OSWEGO – The Oswego County Real Property Tax Service will sell at least eight parcels of tax delinquent properties at 11 a.m. Nov. 14, in the Oswego County Legislative Chambers on the fourth floor of the County Office Building, 46 E. Bridge St., Oswego.


Katko vs. Balter: attack ads, taxes, Medicare for all (Your letters)

Recent TV attack ads say Dana Balter's call for universal Medicare is a "radical government health care take-over." Of course, as we should know, Medicare is not radical. It has been serving people in this country since 1966 -- 52 years. In 2017, 58.5 million people were enrolled in this "radical" h


Fulton man arrested for raping a 14-year-old girl

Duane Draughn, 57, has been charged with second degree rape, a felony, and endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor.