Friday, September 30, 2016



Jefferson, Lewis Counties Declared Natural Disaster Areas
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declared Jefferson and Lewis counties as primary natural disaster areas due to the ongoing drought.

'Creepy Clown' Threats Investigated In St. Lawrence County
It looks like the 'creepy clown' phenomena that has affected parts of the U.S. has made its way into the north country.

Local Golf Cart Business Could Be Victim In $1M Embezzlement Scheme
A Canton golf cart business could be a victim in a $1 million embezzlement scheme in Indiana.

Fire Department, City Draft Response Plan
Watertown's fire department and the city have drafted a plan for how firefighters respond to calls.

Did You Get The Wrong STAR Check?
Some senior citizens have received tax refunds lower than the ones they should have.

Sandy Cook, "Voice of Massena," Dies at 61
Sandy Cook, the longtime "voice of Massena," died early Thursday morning in the emergency room of Massena Memorial hospital.

New Building Considered For Second Watertown Courtroom
Watertown is looking into where to put a second city courtroom. Officials have discussed expanding the courtroom in city hall, but now, lawmakers will consider putting court facilities in a new building.

Funiciello's Surprising Views On The Race For Congress
He's running for Congress again, but doesn't expect to win. So, why is Green Party candidate Matt Funiciello in the race?

Program Looks To Attract Doctors To North Country
New York trains some of the best doctors in the U.S. But getting them to stay in the state is almost impossible. A program is trying to convince doctors that working in the north country is the right fit.

Norfolk Man Allegedly Threatened Person With Dog Chain
A St. Lawrence County man is accused of threatening a person with a dog chain during a domestic dispute.