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Traffic stop leads to big weed bust

MALONE — A Queens man allegedly had 140 pounds of cannabis in his vehicle when police pulled him over for speeding on West Main Street.Xiao J. Zheng, 42, was arrested Wednesday and charged with first-degree criminal possession of marijuana, a felony.Malone Village Police stopped Zheng around 4:08 a.

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-09-19 15:57:00

Police: Parole violation led to meth bust

SARANAC LAKE — A Saranac Lake man who was wanted on a parole violation had a "significant amount" of meth and materials used to make the drug in his apartment, police say.Bernard J. McCormick, 34, was arrested Aug. 30 by Saranac Lake Village Police and charged with violating his parole.Jennifer M. P

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-09-19 14:45:18

Woman rescued by Coast Guard after boat capsizes on Lake Champlain

"She helped aid in her own rescue by wearing a life jacket and storing her phone in a waterproof case," said Kenneth Stuart, the command duty officer at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England's command center.

WCAX - 2018-09-19 07:33:00

Checkpoints nab 16 people, 178 pounds of cannabis

“As part of a layered approach to border security, we use checkpoints to prevent individuals from engaging in illicit activity exploiting major routes of egress away from the border, which feed into our communities in the interior of the U.S.”

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-09-19 09:00:00

New York Can’t Afford to Let New Jersey Pass Retail Pot Alone

With New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy leading a fast-track push to legalize recreational marijuana, pot dispensaries could soon be as close as a seven-minute train ride from Manhattan. Once people start hopping the PATH train to Jersey City to purchase marijuana, New York lawmakers will start feeling

MSN.COM - 2018-09-19 09:55:29

New Saranac Lake brand unveiled Thursday

All are invited to the event. There will be free ice cream, music by local band Crowfeather, and stickers and buttons.


New York Regulator: Binance And Kraken Are Susceptible To Manipulation - Ethereum World News

On Tuesday, as relayed byBloomberg, Barbara Underwood, New York State’s Attorney General, unexpectedly released a report that highlighted her office’s thoughts on crypto exchanges. According to the well-established regulator, a minimum of three crypto exchanges can be facilitating operations that wo

ETHEREUMWORLDNEWS.COM - 2018-09-19 04:35:24

DEC pauses Pontiac Bay cleanup

SARANAC LAKE — Work on the Pontiac Bay cleanup project has been halted as sediment used as backfill at the site has showed up elsewhere in Lake Flower.However, the State Department of Environmental Conservation says it will not impact the lake’s ecosystem.“All contaminated dredge material was previo

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-09-18 22:30:08

‘A Taste of Saranac Lake’ on sale

Members of the Saranac Lake Women’s Civic Chamber assemble chapter dividers featuring the work of local artists, into the community cookbook, “A Taste of Saranac Lake.” (Photo provided)


Plattsburgh man charged with grand larceny

PLATTSBURGH — A Plattsburgh man is facing charges that he tried to cash and deposit fraudulent checks.About 2 p.m. last Friday, State Police received a call from UFirst Financial Credit Union on Rugar Street, Town of Plattsburgh about forged checks.Credit Union employees said a customer had cashed a


Cold Case Tuesday: State Police, Ulster Police continue to investigate 2008 murder of an Ulster County man

On Friday, July 25, 2008, at 2:45 p.m. the Ulster Police Department responded to a vehicle fire in a wooded area just off of NY State Route 32 in East Kingston. Kleiman’s vehicle, a 2004 Nissan Frontier Pick Up Truck, color grey, bearing NY registration CGE5199, was found burned with his remains wit

NYSPNEWS.COM - 2018-09-18 00:00:00

Several people arrested after investigations of three separate meth labs in Ogdensburg

Clockwise, from top left, Joshua Frajda, Santanna Budd, Shania Dobbs, Stephen Bogart, Jade Boyer and Jason Montroy.OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Police Department arrested several suspects after investigating three separate methamphetamine labs over the weekend.Friday, Sept. 14


Lampricide treatment of Saranac River to start Wednesday

The New York State Department of Health recommends that treated river water, which will contain treatment concentrations of the lamprey control chemicals TFM and Niclosamide, should not be used for drinking and other household purposes, fishing, swimming, irrigation or watering livestock.

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-09-18 15:28:57

Traffic detoured off Rugar Street and over Sandra Avenue

PLATTSBURGH — The City of Plattsburgh said today that there will be a detour on Rugar Street from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. today.All westbound traffic on Rugar Street will be detoured down Sandra Avenue and up Park Avenue West.

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-09-18 14:47:16

Fire claims Ellenburg Center barn

ELLENBURG CENTER — Fast-moving flames tore through a cattle barn here early Monday, devastating a local man's dairy operations.Ed Flood was home when the fire erupted inside his Ellenburg Center Road barn at about 1:30 a.m., sending him and dozens of volunteer firefighters rushing to save livestock


State cracks down on roadside parking in Adirondacks

Route 73 is the main route to Lake Placid and the High Peaks region, and a number of popular trailheads are concentrated in the area. Parked cars can line both sides of the road on weekends when lots fill up, creating a safety hazard.

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2018-09-18 08:00:00

Saranac Lake solar farm plan begins to take shape

Vanguard Atlantic Ltd. owns this property on state Route 86 north of Saranac Lake, seen Friday, and hopes to put a solar farm there in the future. (Enterprise photo — Jesse Adcock)


Northern NY man charged with cashing forged checks

New York State Police say on Friday, Michael Madison, 48, tried to cash two fake checks at the UFirst Financial Credit Union in the town of Plattsburgh. In total, they say he tried to steal more than $13,000.


Police: Woman charged with DWI after Northway crash

Police said the driver, Justine E. Davis, 23, went off the road at the southbound entrance ramp around 1:20 a.m., but was not hurt. Warren County sheriff's officers determined she had been drinking, and that her blood alcohol content was 0.14 percent, the agency said.


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SOCIETY19.COM - 2018-09-18 03:15:48