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Police: DNA proves sexual assault by Plattsburgh man

Brandon C. Gaine PLATTSBURGH - A Plattsburgh man is accused of sexually abusing a 17-year-old while she was unconscious. Brandon C. Gaine, 19, reportedly assaulted the girl on Jan. 11, City Police Lt. Bradley Kiroy said. They knew each other before the alleged incident, which occurred at a residence

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2017-11-20 20:53:56

Festival of Trees to return to Plattsburgh mall

PLATTSBURGH - The ARC Foundation's 11th-annual Festival of Trees at Champlain Center will go on display Wednesday, Nov. 21, through Saturday, Dec. 2. Local businesses and organizations sponsor the event, this year presented by CFA Insurance Agency, by decorating artificial Christmas trees. And the r

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2017-11-19 20:05:05

Public to make fence into art at Plattsburgh event

PLATTSBURGH - Community members are invited to participate in today's Tri-county ARTSMAP Preview Party on the Strand Center for the Arts lawn in Plattsburgh from 1 to 4 p.m. The public can partake in the creation of the art installation on the Brinkerhoff Street fence as a way to promote the fence a

PRESS REPUBLICAN

Chilly annual tradition warms hearts

PLATTSBURGH - About 300 people charged into the depths of Lake Champlain, some sporting bikinis and even a few in polar bear onesies, to benefit Special Olympics New York. The annual Polar Plunge fundraiser raked in more than $31,000, surpassing the campaign's goal of $27,070, event manager Carolyn

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Lookback: Week of Nov. 20 to Nov. 27

PRESS-REPUBLICAN ARCHIVESRichie Collins, attired in his leaf-raking shorts ensemble, took advantage of the recent unseasonably warm weather to tidy up his girlfriend's yard. (1992) 25 YEARS AGO - 1992 The Village of Saranac Lake, approaching the end of its centennial year, received a fitting birthd

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Chasing the Dream - Rural Poverty in the North Country (FULL BROADCAST)

Northern New York is inching dangerously close to having 50% of its families struggling to afford their basic needs. They are friends, neighbors, and co-workers who have jobs, but are still having a tough time getting by. Hardworking families are having to choose between paying for food or rent, ch

MOUNTAINLAKE.ORG

Chasing the Dream: Transportation

For those with easy access to transportation, it is easy to forget what a difficulty the lack of a car can be in a region where work, shopping and basic tasks are dependent on being able to get around. We speak with one mom who faces long journeys on foot, regardless of weather just to accomplish ba

MOUNTAINLAKE.ORG

Chase leads to multiple charges

MILTON, Vt. (WCAX) A routine traffic stop led to a police chase and threats against officers. The chase went through several towns in northern Vermont and ended with the arrest of a Milton man. Officers say Milton police attempted to stop the vehicle for several violations when the driver, Philip K

WCAX - 2017-11-19 02:37:00

FHP seeks New Port Richey hit-and-run driver who left man severely injured

NEW PORT RICHEY - Police are searching for the driver of a vehicle that left a New Port Richey man seriously injured after a hit and run Sunday evening, according to Florida Highway Patrol. Randy Pearson, 58, tried to walk across State Road 54, west of Pensdale Drive about 7:40 p.m. when he stepped

TAMPA BAY ONLINE - 2017-11-20 11:28:00

Pasco Sheriff Asks Public To Help Identify Armed Robber

HOLIDAY-The Pasco County Sheriff's Office is asking the public's help in identifying a man who robbed a Holiday 7-Eleven early Sunday morning. According to the sheriff's office, a man entered the 7-Eleven at 1133 Alternate U.S. 19 at 6:42 a.m., pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded cash. The c

PATCH - 2017-11-20 16:21:17

Port Richey Woman Accused Of Beating Child With Clothes Hanger

PORT RICHEY, FL-A 38-year-old Port Richey woman is facing child abuse charges for allegedly beating a 4-year-old with a clothes hanger. According to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office, Teresa Ann White-Fry of 9118 Dresden Lane had custodial responsibility for the child on Friday, Nov. 17, when the yo

PATCH - 2017-11-20 17:36:02

Jury to decide on death penalty for convicted quadruple murderer

The sentencing phase begins Monday for the Pasco County man found guilty last week of murdering four people. A Pasco County jury on Thursday found Adam Matos guilty on four counts of first-degree murder. The 32-year-old man had been accused of killing former girlfriend Megan Brown, her new boyfrien

BAY NEWS 9 - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Deputies: Port Richey woman arrested for hitting boy, 4, with hanger

PORT RICHEY A Port Richey woman was arrested on a charge of felony child abuse after a 4-year-old boy in her care told deputies she hit him with a clothes hanger, leaving bruises, the Pasco County Sheriffs Office said. Teresa White-Fry, 38, was arrested about 11 a.m. Friday and was being held at the

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2017-11-20 11:43:00

Pasco deputies seek help finding missing, endangered pregnant woman

Tiffany Arnold, 34, was reported missing. PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - The Pasco County Sheriff's Office is asking for help finding a missing and endangered pregnant woman. Investigators say Tiffany M. Arnold, 34, walked away from her home in Hudson and has not returned. She is considered endangered.

WFLA.COM - 2017-11-20 11:23:52

Drivers along US 19 beg for more deputy enforcement to make the highway safer

A stretch of US 19 in Palm Harbor has been named "Death Valley" because more than 2,000 people have been hurt on this portion of road. Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla.- Drivers ca

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2017-11-20 20:50:30

Black Friday comes early as retailers change strategy

It's before Thanksgiving, but did you know that Black Friday sales have already begun? That's right: many retailers have changed their holiday strategy this year to offer discounts over a longer period of time rather than concentrate so much on specific days. "Black Friday is no longer just a day. I

NEWS-PRESS - 2017-11-20 12:03:01

Cops: Two homeless men caught burglarizing Route 58 gas station

Two homeless men were arrested on felony charges Saturday after they were caught breaking into a gas station on Route 58, according to a Riverhead police press release. Wesley Jones, 59, and Jonathan Vacanti, 25, were found at the Speedway gas station near Tanger Mall Drive shortly after 2 a.m., off

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-19 17:28:18

Drug-Impaired Driver Rear Ends Vehicle: Cops

SOUTHAMPTON, NY - A Hampton Bays man was caught driving while impaired by drugs after he rear ended another car in Southampton, police said. According to New York State Police, Robert W. Miller, 28, was arrested on Sunday and charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs and seventh degree cr

PATCH - 2017-11-20 16:22:07

Watch First HBO Teasers for 'Divorce' Season 2 with Sarah Jessica Parker

HBO released the first two teaser trailers for Season 2 of Divorce, starring Amagansett's Sarah Jessica Parker, last week. The show's debut season took viewers through the events leading to Frances (Parker) and Robert DuFresne's (Thomas Haden Church) split. The second season, judging by the trailers

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Trackside Cafe In Speonk Closes After More Than 13 Years In Business; MTA Seeks New Tenant

After more than 13 years straight of flourishing business, the Trackside Cafe at the Speonk Long Island Rail Road stop is officially closed. When the previous tenant, local restaurateur and real estate agent Robert Nidzyn, died in March at the age of 61, the restaurant passed into his family's care.

27EAST.COM - 2017-11-20 20:46:00