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ECOs bust illegal hunter, help investigate moose death

On Tuesday, Jan. 9, ECO James Cranker assisted state Department of Environmental Conservation wildlife staff in investigating the death of a moose in the Chateaugay Woodlands Conservation Easement land in northern Franklin County. Cranker snowshoed in with wildlife staff to find the female moose, w


Some Underwood families can return to homes

PLATTSBURGH - Mayor Colin Read has rescinded the state of emergency over Underwood Estates flooding, so some residents can now return to their homes. He took that action Thursday night because the Saranac River flood waters had receded around the mobile-home park. "We continue to monitor water level

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-19 15:33:45

Hotel Saranac reborn, open to public

Saranac Lakers gather in the Hotel Saranac's reopened arcade as soon as the doors open at 4 p.m. today. (Enterprise photo - Glynis Hart) SARANAC LAKE - At long last, the historic Hotel Saranac reopened at 4 p.m. Thursday, and despite the short notice, plenty of local customers showed up to welcome


Advisory: Jefferson, Lewis, Oswego counties could see another 4 to 8 inches of snow

WATERTOWN - Residents in Jefferson, Lewis and Oswego counties could see 4 to 8 inches of snow through Friday morning. The National Weather Service said in its winter weather advisory that the snow could cause difficult travel conditions. They also warned motorists of reduced visibility given the nar

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-01-18 19:48:00

SLVFD hosts multiple departments for ice rescue training

The Saranac Lake Volunteer Fire Department and other departments practice ice rescue training. (Photo courtesy of Brendan Keough, SaranacLake Volunteer Fire Department) SARANACLAKE- Each year, the Saranac Lake Volunteer Fire Department, as well as many other first responder agencies, are called upo


Residents of flood-ravaged mobile home park could be displaced for months

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (WCAX) Now that the floodwaters on the Saranac River have subsided, what does the future hold for displaced residents of a Plattsburgh mobile home park? For days there were four-feet of standing water in Joseph Ramistella's home. "This is the aftermath of what my house looks like o

WCAX - 2018-01-19 01:11:00

Hotel Saranac opens this afternoon

The Hotel Saranac is seen on Jan. 3 from Academy Street in Saranac Lake. (Enterprise photo - Griffin Kelly) SARANAC LAKE - At long last, the historic, massively renovated Hotel Saranac is set to reopen at 4 p.m. today, General Manager Michael Salyers confirmed around 12:30 p.m. Most aspects of th


Strings, cane reeds and bones

PLATTSBURGH - Dom Flemons "The American Songster" plumbs this nation's musical depths with impeccable timing. He swings into Plattsburgh promoting his forthcoming, "Dom Flemons presents Black Cowboys." North Country favorite Roy Hurd opens the Plattsburgh Blues & Jazz show at Olive Ridley's in Platt

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-18 10:00:00

Woman admits to killing son whose remains were found in her trunk in Hampton

Tonya M. Slaton: Concealment of a dead body HAMPTON, Va. - Tonya Slaton admitted to killing her son, Quincy Davis, whose remains were found in the trunk of her car during a traffic stop on 64 in June 2015, according to a Hampton Circuit Court Clerk. Slaton made the admission in court on Friday and e

WTKR - 2018-01-19 16:40:24

Mother pleads guilty to killing son whose remains were in trunk of car

HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- Tonya Slaton said in court that she killed her son whose remains Virginia State Police troopers found in the trunk of her car in 2015. Slaton entered a guilty plea Friday, three days before her trial was supposed to start. Her son, Quincy Jamar Davis, had not been seen for mor

WKYC - 2018-01-19 19:46:00

First Warning Traffic - Friday bridge openings and weekend road closures

Berkley Bridge 9:00 AM James River Bridge 9:15 AM Coleman Bridge at Noon - VIRGINIA BEACH - Motorists are advised that HRSD is scheduled to perform maintenance within portions of its sanitary sewer force main along Independence Boulevard southbound between Jericho Road and Broad Street beginning 9:0

WTKR - 2018-01-19 12:37:18

Former FBI Director James Comey to co-teach course at W&M

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (WVEC) -- Former FBI Director James Comey will co-teach a course on ethical leadership starting in the fall at W&M, college officials announced Friday. Comey, a member of W&M Class of 1982, will pair with Drew Stelljes to teach the three-credit course during fall 2018, spring and

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-19 13:44:07

Two men wanted for buying $700 of merchandise with stolen credit card

Photo courtesy: Chesapeake Police Dept. CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) - Two unidentified men used a stolen credit card to buy $700 worth of merchandise, according to Chesapeake police. The fraudulent purchases were made at two stores in Chesapeake and Norfolk. Police are asking anyone with information ab

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-01-19 02:56:42

Virginia mother pleads guilty in son's death

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) - A Virginia woman whose son's remains were found in her car's trunk more than 10 years after he was last seen alive has pleaded guilty in his death. News outlets report 46-year-old Tonya Slaton pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter Friday in connection with Quincy Davis' death.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-01-19 17:32:30

Man sentenced for firearms and drug trafficking crimes

Angel Lewis Bruno (Western Tidewater Regional Jail) NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - A man was sentenced for drug trafficking and his role in stealing licensed firearms in 2017. Authorities say that 19-year-old Angel Lewis Bruno, of Newport News, was part of a robbery crew that stole 52 firearms from Hu

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-01-19 04:05:51

Woman pleads guilty to manslaughter, will serve 8 years for son's death

Tonya Slaton appears in Hampton Circuit Court Feb. 25, 2016. Troopers found the body of her son, Quincy Davis, in the trunk of her car during a traffic stop on I-64 in 2015. WAVY-TV 10 Photo HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) - A mother will serve eight years in prison for the death of her son.Quincy Jamar Davis

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-01-19 17:18:33

Clatskanie man accused of trying to kill his child

A suspect charged with assaulting his spouse with hot frying oil and the attempted murder of his child has been arraigned on multiple counts of domestic violence, according to Columbia County Sheriff's Office investigators. Deputies responded to the 19000 block of Swedetown Road in the Clatskanie ar

THECHRONICLEONLINE.COM - 2018-01-19 02:03:00

High seas cause flooding in Westport on Thursday

Large waves crested the jetty at Westport Thursday and flooded several blocks of Westhaven Drive. And in Ocean Shores, a large number of people came out to the North Jetty to see the storm-driven breakers crash into the rocks. A crowd of onlookers in Westport had taken to the observation tower to wa

DAILY WORLD - 2018-01-19 01:30:00

Clatskanie man charged with assaulting wife, attempted murder of child

Columbia County sheriff's deputies in Oregon arrested a Clatskanie man after he allegedly assaulted his wife with hot frying oil and then attempted to kill his 7-month-old child. Deputies were called to the 19000 block of Swedetown Road near Clatskanie after a domestic violence advocate called short

LONGVIEW DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 04:30:00

Husband accused of burning wife with hot oil, trying to kill infant son

A Clatskanie, Ore., man was in jail Thursday on attempted murder and domestic violence charges, accused of forcing his wife's hand into a pan of boiling oil and trying to suffocate the couple's son, according to court records. Columbia County deputies arrested Jeremiah D. Crothers, 34, early Wednesd

COLUMBIAN - 2018-01-19 05:38:00