Wednesday, April 16, 2014



States Of Emergency Continue; Many Roads Closed
A portion of West Main Street in Watertown is closed to traffic because of flooding along the Black River.

Gouverneur Senior Citizens Evacuated
Senior citizens in Gouverneur had to be evacuated from their homes Tuesday night because of the rising Oswegatchie River.

Wake-Up Weather: Chilly, Mostly Dry
The bad news is, it's going to be a chilly day in the north country. The good news: we don't expect much in the way of precipitation, so it won't add significantly to our flooding problem.

Black River Still On The Rise
The National Weather Service now says the Black River in Watertown could rise another 10 inches before it begins to recede.

Rescue Crews Use Boat To Check On Residents
Parts of Zecher Road in the town of Denmark were underwater and rescue crews used a boat Tuesday night to go door to door checking on residents.

Spartans Ready For Good Baseball Weather
The South Jefferson baseball team is itching to get out on the diamond to defend its Frontier League Class B title.

Floods Prompt St. Lawrence County To Declare State Of Emergency
St. Lawrence County has declared a state of emergency due to flooding.

State Of Emergency Declared In Lewis County
Lewis County officials have declared a state of emergency because of flooding. More than a dozen roads are closed and another two are open but there's water over them.

Carthage And Wilna Declare States Of Emergency
The village of Carthage and the town of Wilna have declared a state of emergency due to flooding.

Feedback: Deadline Arrives To Register Assault Weapons
If you own a firearm and it's classified as an assault weapon, you have until the end of Tuesday to register your gun - or face potential criminal charges. It's all part of the NY SAFE Act.