Thursday, September 3, 2015



Some Frustrations Reported At Knickerbocker Elementary
There was mixed reaction to the traffic situation outside Watertown's Knickerbocker Elementary on the first day of classes.

Back To School In St. Lawrence County
It was back to school in St. Lawrence County where students ended their summer vacations and started hitting the books.

City Council Candidates Question Fellow Hopeful Over Campaign Money
Watertown City Council hopeful Mark Walczyk is being called out by the other five candidates over his campaign money.

Fort Drum Unit Ceremonially Prepares For Deployment
About 200 10th Mountain Division soldiers gathered at Fort Drum to case their unit colors, a traditional ceremony for units deploying for a mission.

Fort Drum Soldier Launches Armed Forces Day At State Fair
It's Armed Forces Day at the New York State Fair Thursday and it got off to a patriotic start when a Fort Drum soldier sang the national anthem.

Beating Back To School Stress
For some children, the back to school season is a very stressful time. But, there are step that parents can take to help ease that anxiety.

Cuomo Says NY's Common Core Program "Must Be Fixed"
Governor Andrew Cuomo says the Common Core program in New York is not working and must be fixed.

Officials Offer Tips For Busy Border Crossings
It's a three-day weekend coming up in both the U.S. and Canada and border officials say you can expect more traffic between the two countries.

Massena's New Smoking Rules To Be Enforced In A Few Weeks
Village of Massena officials say it will be a few weeks before new tobacco and smoking-related regulations will start being enforced.

Locals Graduate From State Police Academy
Five people from the north country have graduated from the Basic School of the New York State Police Academy.