Wednesday, August 24, 2016



Cyclist Flown to Syracuse After Wednesday Night Accident
The accident happened at the on-ramp of exit 48A, southbound on Route 81.

Case Against Noonan, Accused Killer, Heads For Grand Jury
Gregory "Michael" Noonan, 39, of Watertown, was charged late last Thursday with the death of his live-in girlfriend.

Negotiations Resume Between Samaritan, Nurses
Negotiations resumed Wednesday night between Samaritan Medical Center and the union representing 390 registered nurses.

Milk Prices Hit Low As Farmers Scramble
This summer, the price paid to farmers for their milk has dipped to its lowest point in more than five years.

Back To School: Students Need Meningitis Shots
If you have a child entering 7th or 12th grades this year, listen up: the state now requires all students to be vaccinated against meningitis.

Police Ask For Help Finding Missing Watertown Man
Watertown police are asking for help finding a city man who's been missing since the weekend.

Military Matters: Yes To The Dress
Hundreds of military wives and daughters crowded into the Edgewood Resort Wednesday to take part in the USO's annual "That's My Dress" event.

House Armed Services Chair Backs Missile Defense Site
The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, during a stop at Fort Drum Wednesday, encouraged the development of an east coast missile defense site.

Firefighters Battle Grass Fire Off Route 81
Firefighters from Pamelia battled a stubborn grass fire just off Route 81 in northern Jefferson County Wednesday afternoon.

Man Charged With DWI After Crashing Car Twice
A Harrisville man who crashed his car twice within about 10 minutes -- leaving the scene both times -- faces a drunk driving charge.