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Man Pleads Guilty To Oxycodone Conspiracy

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A 42 year old Canadian man has pleaded guilty in to conspiracy to distribute oxycodone on the Akwesasne Mohawk Indian Reservation.

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Driver Injured In Rollover Accident

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St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies are investigating what they're calling a serious roll-over accident in the town of Fine Thursday evening. 

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4 Charged In Watertown Drug Raid

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Four people were arrested following a drug raid on a Watertown apartment Thursday morning.

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Golfers Raise Money For Watertown Food Pantry Video included

Updated: Jun 22, 2018 12:05 PM

Watertown City School personnel held their second annual golf tournament to benefit the district's backpack and food pantry program. 

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Motorcyclist Airlifted To Syracuse Following Crash

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A man was airlifted to a Syracuse hospital Thursday night after crashing his motorcycle in the town of Wilna. 

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Local Dairy Farmer Applauds House-Approved Farm Bill Video included

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A least one north country farmer is relieved after the U.S. House of Representatives narrowly approved a farm bill on Thursday.

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Mark Mason, Well-Known TV Personality & Musician, Dies Video included

Updated: Jun 22, 2018 08:31 AM

A friend and colleague of many at 7 News has died. 

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Revolution Ready For R&B Rematch Video included

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The last time the Carthage Revolution faced Watertown's Red & Black was in October 2016.

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Rapids Fall To Utica Video included

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First-place Watertown Rapids were hoping to bounce back from a loss to Adirondack on the road when they faced the Utica Blue Sox at the Alex Duffy Fairgrounds Thursday night. 

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Should Village Of Potsdam Dissolve? Video included

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Should the village of Potsdam dissolve? The state is urging the community to give it serious thought.

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Board Member Questions Role Of Development Authority Video included

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One board member says the Development Authority of the North Country is over-stepping.

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Mother Nature, Not Plan 2014, Blamed For Historic Flooding Video included

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Blame it on Mother Nature, not us. That's the assertion from the group that regulates water levels on Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River.

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6 Teens Charged In 'Prank' At St. Lawrence Central School

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State police have charged six teenagers in connection with a "prank" at St. Lawrence Central School.

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Jury Deliberates In Breault Rape Trial Video included

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A jury is deliberating in the Joseph Breault rape trial.

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Lewis County Frustrated Over Intschert Bill Video included

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Former Jefferson County District Attorney Cindy Intschert has years of experience in court. So why can't see litigate in Lewis County's court?

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Woman Leaves Note, Home To Habitat For Humanity Video included

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One of the last wishes of a Lewis County woman will make a world of difference for one family in need.

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Be On The Lookout For Mosquitoes & Their Diseases Video included

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Now that summer is here you need to be aware of mosquitoes and the diseases they can carry.  

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'Führerschein Und Fahrzeugbrief, Bitte!' Video included

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It's not often you see a German car with German plates with two Germans inside driving in Watertown. 

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An Unusual Endorsement For Congressional Candidate

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It's an unusual endorsement for one of the candidates for the 21st Congressional District seat.

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Fort Drum Hosts Thousands Of Its Closest Friends At Mountainfest Video included

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It's an opportunity for north country residents to mingle with the Fort Drum community with a free, all-access pass to fun. 

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Fire-Damaged Business Reopens In Henderson Video included

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Wednesday was a great day for a grand reopening in Henderson Harbor. 

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Fire Damages Castorland Home

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An unoccupied home was damaged by fire in Lewis County overnight.

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Despite Loss, Rapids Still Hot Video included

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Despite losing on the road against the Adirondack Trail Blazers in Boonville Wednesday night, the Watertown Rapids are still holding down first place in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League Central Division. 

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Locals React To Family Separation Policy Change Video included

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Following national outcry, President Trump is ending the separation of families at the border.

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Jail Gets $156K To Fight Opioid Crisis Video included

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The Jefferson County Jail is getting state money to help fight the opioid crisis.

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Hockey Tape Maker Goes To Expansion Plan B Video included

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Not winning an auction for a piece of property means a north country manufacturer needs to go to plan B.

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Local Archeologists Dig Up 15th Century Community Video included

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Long before European settlers arrived, Native Americans lived and farmed in the north country. The latest evidence of that is being unearthed five miles north of Watertown.

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Legion Hopes Signs Help During Farmers Market Video included

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This year, the Watertown Farmers Market has expanded onto Sterling Street. It gives the market more room, but there's a down side.

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Watch Our Live Report From Mountainfest Video included

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Click on the picture to watch our live report from Fort Drum's Mountainfest.

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Construction Underway On Canton's Third Hotel Video included

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Canton is getting a third hotel. Officials say it will benefit all of St. Lawrence County.

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What State Lawmakers Did & Didn't Pass Video included

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Time is running out in Albany. We look at which bills have and haven't passed with the state's legislative session wrapping up.

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Work Underway On Thompson Park Splash Pad Video included

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Work is underway on Watertown's splash pad in Thompson Park.

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It's Mountainfest Time! Video included

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Mountainfest gets underway Wednesday afternoon and Beth Hall was there live during 7 News At Noon. 

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Hammond Woman Accused Of Stealing Car In Tennessee

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A Hammond woman wanted in Tennessee for allegedly stealing a car was arrested as a fugitive from justice in St. Lawrence County.

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Grant To Help Combat Youth Opioid Use Video included

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Students in Jefferson County report abusing prescription drugs, heroin, and methamphetamine more often than the national average. 

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Car & SUV Crash In Town Of Pamelia

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A car rolled over and an SUV wound up in a ditch along State Route 12 in the town of Pamelia Tuesday evening. 

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Rapids Advance, Can-Am Hosts Big Blocks Video included

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The Watertown Rapids were able to expand their two-game lead to three in action at the Alex Duffy Fairgrounds Tuesday night.

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Fashion Show Highlights Cancer Survivors Video included

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Women and girls lined up today at the American Legion in Carthage for the Strut the Runway Fashion Show.

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Development Authority Interested In Vanduzee Street Land Video included

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7 News has learned that the Development Authority of the North Country is considering bidding on a piece of land on Vanduzee Street in Watertown.

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Watertown Businessman Warns Of Apparent Scam Video included

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It appeared to be a call from National Grid, It sounded like a call from National Grid. But it wasn't National Grid. It appears to be a scam phone call that one local man received.

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Gillibrand Pushes Legislation To Create Jobs Video included

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Can your town become an official "manufacturing community?"

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Massena Hospital CEO Resigns Video included

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Massena town Supervisor Steve O’Shaughnessy announced Robert Wolleben's resignation in a release sent out Monday. 

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Fort Drum Remembers Fallen Soldiers Video included

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More than 300 Fort Drum soldiers who died serving our country were remembered Tuesday.

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North Country Jobless Rate Improves

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The month of May was a good one for the north country when it comes to the unemployment rate.

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Minna Anthony Nature Center Officially Reopens Video included

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The Minna Anthony Common Nature Center reopened Tuesday. State park officials hope it help get kids interested in the great outdoors.

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Vice President Visits Syracuse, Faces Supporters & Protesters

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Vice President Mike Pence was in Syracuse Tuesday and faced protesters.

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Just Face It: Double Rainbow

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This week on Just Face It, 7 News received several pictures on Facebook of a double rainbow in the sky Monday. 

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Army Splits With Soldier Who Tweeted 'Communism Will Win'

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A West Point cadet who tweeted pictures of himself at graduation with the message "communism will win" is out of the Army with an other-than-honorable discharge.

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State Health Department To Call For Pot Legalization

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New York's top health official says a long-awaited state report on marijuana will recommend state legalization.

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Johnson Withdraws Property Offer After Council Tables Decision Video included

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A local businessman has pulled his offer to buy a piece of land on Watertown's Vanduzee Street after lawmakers say they want more time. 

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Nick Bosma Is At Home Around The Diamond Video included

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Nick Bosma has been a jack of all trades for the Watertown Rapids. 

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New Businesses Opening In Downtown Watertown Video included

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As summer weather sets in, Watertown's downtown is roaring to life with half a dozen businesses are opening within the next few weeks.

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Massena Man Sentenced In Child Sexual Assault Case

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A 27 year old Massena is going to prison in connection with the sexual assault of a young girl.

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Woman Gets 30 Years In Prison In Child Porn Case

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A third person involved in a child pornography case with ties to northern New York is going to prison.

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Prosecution Rests Case In Breault Rape Trial

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The prosecution rested its case Monday in the rape trial of Joseph Breault in St. Lawrence County Court.

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Getting Westcott Beach State Park Ready For Summer Video included

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As we get through this summer-like forecast - crews are getting ready for summer - putting back what Mother Nature took away last season.

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Ogdensburg To Canadians: Please Keep Visiting Us Video included

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Ogdensburg wants Canadians to know we still love them. And their money. The chamber of commerce is taking the lead.

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Summer Snow? Video included

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It looks like snow. You've likely noticed the white, fluffy things flying through the air and accumulating on the ground.

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Your Turn: Feedback On Riverledge, Vandalism & Canada Video included

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Riverledge Residence in Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County's only remaining adult home, is closing and 28 people will need to find a new place to live. You shared your thoughts on that story and others in the news.

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Boonville Man Injured In Motorcycle Crash

Updated: Jun 18, 2018 05:32 PM

A Boonville man was injured Monday when his motorcycle struck a pickup truck. 

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Syracuse Woman Accused Of Trying To Sneak Drug Into Prison

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A Syracuse woman was charged after she allegedly tried to smuggle a drug into the state prison in Gouverneur. 

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Woman Charged With Breaking Into Gouverneur Home

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A Gouverneur man was surprised when he woke up last Friday and allegedly saw a woman standing in his bedroom. 

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Hali Ielfield Places 4th In Nationals Video included

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After her fourth-place finish in the New Balance Nationals Championship Division Sunday, South Lewis runner Hali Ielfield is pleased with her final run as a high school athlete.

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Rapids Down Trail Blazers

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The Watertown Rapids improved their Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League standing to 10-3 following a win on the road Sunday. 

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A Father's Day Tradition, Cruise-in in Constableville Video included

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Cars lined up, just waiting to be admired. Some shiny, others showing their age, but all on display at the annual Father's Day craft fair and cruise-in Sunday in Constableville. 

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Instead of Relay For Life, St. Lawrence County is Showing the "Colors of Cancer" Video included

Updated: Jun 18, 2018 06:54 AM

Over 100 people in tie-die shirts came out to the Dobisky Visitor Center in Ogdensburg Saturday morning for the first-ever St. Lawrence County Colors of Cancer Walk - a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.

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Groups Pushing to Raise Tobacco Age to 21 Statewide Video included

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Prominent health groups are joining together in a push to raise the age to buy tobacco in New York State. 

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Saturday Sports: Carthage Revolution Starts Home Season Video included

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The Carthage Revolution opened the home portion of their 2018 Northeastern Football Alliance season Saturday night at Carthage High School hosting Auburn.

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Learn What it Takes to Get Through A 'Day on the Farm' Video included

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Do you have what it takes to be a farmer? Many people put their skills to the test at the third annual Day on the Farm at North Harbor Dairy in the town of Hounsfield Saturday.

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Saturday: Wrapping Up Strawberry Festival in Adams Video included

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Wrapping up the Annual Strawberry Festival in Adams Saturday. 

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Widespread Legalized Sports Betting Stalled in Albany Video included

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The Supreme Court ruled in favor of sports betting - leaving it up to each state to decide if they want it; and although New Jersey has already jumped on the bandwagon, a bill to widely legalize sports betting in New York is unlikely to pass by the time lawmakers end their annual session this Wednesday. 

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Deputies: Cemetery Thief Busted

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A cemetery thief stole flowers and ornaments from the Evans Mills Cemetery and got caught when one of the victims installed a camera at the cemetery, the Jefferson County Sheriff's office announced Friday night. 

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Cryptocurrency Miners Continue To Power Up In Massena Video included

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Cryptocurrency miners continue to build in Massena. Cheap electricity is the key to hunting for Bitcoin. 

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Dems Bank On Health Care As Election Strategy Video included

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With less than two weeks to go before finding out which Democrat will challenge incumbent Republican Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, the issue of health care is front and center. 

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Alleged Rapist In Jail Accused Of Probation Violation

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Storm Rivera, accused of raping a woman at a Potsdam fraternity house party in November, is back in jail after he allegedly violated his probation.  

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Cape Vincent Woman Dead In 1-Car Crash

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A Cape Vincent woman is dead following a one-car crash in the town of Clayton Thursday night.

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Watertown's Longtime DPW Chief Hits The Road Video included

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Gene Hayes is hanging up his hat in the city of Watertown's Department of Public Works after 31 years. 

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Clerical Snafu Sidelines R&B Video included

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Watertown Red & Black Head Coach George Ashcraft had a tough choice to make: play with 10 players short or forfeit a game. 

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Strawberry Farm Opens For Final Season Video included

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Valerie Farr is working her last season at Best By Farr strawberry farm in Evans Mills.

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Everything's Sweet At Adams Strawberry Fest Video included

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It's one of the sweetest events of the year. 

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New Playground Delights Cape Vincent Youngsters Video included

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There's a new place for kids to play in Cape Vincent. 

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Blast From The Past: First Wizards Game Video included

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At this week's Blast From The Past, we look back on the Watertown Wizards first baseball game in 1999. 

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TI Bridge Featured On Beer Cans

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Now you can drink in the beauty of the Thousand Islands Bridge. 

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Troopers Ask For Help Finding Beer-Stealing Suspect

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Police are looking for a man they say stole a six-pack of beer from the Potsdam Wal-Mart last month. 

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Fort Drum Helicopter In On-The-Ground Accident

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A Fort Drum Blackhawk helicopter was involved in an accident on the ground while refueling at Griffiss International Airport Thursday night.

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Child In Truck-Buggy Crash Critical, Police Say

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State police say a child injured Wednesday night in an accident between an Amish buggy and a pickup truck is in critical condition at a Syracuse hospital. 

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Missing Norwood Teen Found

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A Norwood teenager missing for about a week was found safe early Friday morning. 

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Man Dies In Town Of DeKalb Crash

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An Ogdensburg man is dead following a one-vehicle crash in the town of DeKalb Thursday night. 

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1 Person Injured In Accident Near Burrville

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Crews responded to a one-vehicle accident in the town of Watertown Thursday night. 

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Accident Closes Highway In Clayton

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An accident closed down a section of Route 12E in the town of Clayton overnight.

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A Nice June Day In The North Country Video included

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The day starts out cool with a mix of sun and clouds, but we'll be back to warm and sunny by afternoon. 

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LeRay Zoning Change Nixed Video included

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Town of LeRay residents were ready to fight when they showed up for a public hearing on a proposal to change zoning in a residential section of State Route 3. 

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South Lewis Sisters Head To Track Nationals Video included

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The Ielfield sisters of South Lewis have made a name for themselves in track and cross country locally and are now taking their running abilities to a national level.

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Thursday Night: One Dead In SLC Accident

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One person was killed Thursday night when a vehicle went off Route 812 in the Town of DeKalb. 

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Man Charged In Death Of Lacey Yekel Video included

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A man has been charged in the death of a Massena woman whose body was found nearly four years ago. 

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Police Investigate Meth Lab In Massena Apartment Building

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Police say they're on the scene of a methamphetamine lab in the village of Massena.

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Cleaning Up After The Storm Video included

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Clean up is underway in the village of Harrisville, one of the worst hit places, after severe thunderstorms and powerful winds rolled through the north country Wednesday night.

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Traffic Study Planned For Bus Garage Project Video included

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There's another hurdle to jump for the bus garage project in the town of Watertown. Town officials now want a traffic study done.

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Fort Drum Officials Investigate Suspicious Package

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Fort Drum emergency officials have closed the building that houses the post office because of a suspicious package. 

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Rotary Club Raises Funds To Help Disaster Victims Video included

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A local organization's fundraising will help provide shelter for at least two families displaced by natural disaster.

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Father & Son Hurt In Truck-Buggy Crash

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A father and son were taken to Canton-Potsdam Hospital after their Amish buggy was struck by a pickup truck Wednesday night.

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Local Groups Unite In Fight Against Opioid Crisis

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Fighting the opioid crisis was the subject of a workshop held by the North Country Council of Social Agencies Thursday.

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Maggie's To Open Restaurant, Bar On Fort Drum Video included

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Maggie's on the River has introduced plans for Maggie's on the Mountain.

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Elks Lodge, Queen Of Hearts & Giving Back Video included

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It was a big jackpot and now it's a big help for nonprofits in the north country. It's the Queen of Hearts.

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Fort Drum Soldiers, Families Enjoy Riverfest Video included

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Thousands of Fort Drum soldiers and their families spent Thursday by the river for Riverfest in Alexandria Bay.

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Griffo Leads Bipartisan Push For Term Limits

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A bipartisan group of state lawmakers is pushing for term limits on all elected state offices in New York, including the Legislature. 

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Workers Rupture Ogdensburg Gas Line

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Contractors renovating Ogdensburg’s Mosaic Building at 102 Ford Street ruptured a natural gas line Thursday morning. 

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Wednesday Night Storms Leave Damage In Their Wake Video included

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Strong and damaging thunderstorms rolled though the north country Wednesday night. 

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Revolution Ready For First Home Game Video included

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The Carthage Revolution is ready to perform in front of the home crowd when they open up their home schedule at Carthage High School on Saturday. 

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Rapids Back At The Fairgrounds Friday After Wednesday Rain-Out

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The Watertown Rapids game against the Adirondack Trailblazers at the Alex Duffy Fairgrounds was postponed because of rain Wednesday night.

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Cool, Gray & Maybe A Bit Damp Video included

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There could be a few lingering showers Thursday after storms swept through the area Wednesday night. 

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'Edge' Raises More Than $50K For United Way

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The United Way tripled the money raised from its "Over the Edge" event. 

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Criminal Charges Pending In Prank At Massena School

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Officials anticipate criminal charges will be filed against the students who took part in an alleged senior prank at Massena Central School.

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Alleged Victim Testifies In Breault Rape Trial Video included

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Did Joseph Breault rape and molest women during two decades? Or is the Massena man a victim of elaborately concocted charges? Those are the questions for the jury in St. Lawrence County.

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No Injuries Reported In School Bus Crash

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A school bus full of youngsters was involved in an accident in the city of Watertown Wednesday.

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Storms Coming To NNY Tonight

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It promises to be a stormy night in the north country. 

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Work Begins Soon On JCC Campus In Lewis County Video included

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It's progress on a $4 million project that will provide training programs for Lewis County residents. We're talking about Jefferson Community College's education center in Lewis County.

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Stefanik Might Get Vote On Immigration Reform Video included

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North country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik wants a vote on immigration reform and it looks like she might get it.

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Carthage Plant's Operators Optimistic Plant Will Remain Open

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Carthage Specialty Paperboard (CSP) officials say they remain optimistic the plant will remain open. That's even though they sent a letter to employees cautioning them the plant could close in mid to late July. 

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Gillibrand Tries To Get Back Money For 'Ripped Off' Farmers

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Senator Kirsten Gillibrand says farmers have been "ripped off" by an insurance program.

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Fort Drum Soldier Climbing To New Heights Video included

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A sergeant in the 10th Mountain Division is reaching new heights in the name of community service.

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Assembly Passes Bill On Vehicle Registry Sites Video included

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A bill to protect drivers registering their cars from paying too much has passed in the state Assembly.

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Police Seek Info On Missing Norwood Teen

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State police are asking for help finding a teen missing from Norwood. 

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Opening Statements Heard In Breault Rape Trial

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A jury of 11 women and one man heard opening arguments in the St. Lawrence County Court rape trial of Joseph Breault. 

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No-Bail Bill Passes Assembly, Faces Tough Going In Senate

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The New York state Assembly has voted to eliminate the requirement for cash bail in most criminal cases.

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Bill Would Raise Minimum Tanning Age To 18

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New York is poised to prohibit anyone under the age of 18 from using indoor tanning booths.

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Jefferson County Residents Say Economy's Better, Survey Shows Video included

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The way people look at Jefferson County's economy is steadily improving.

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Tiernan Ends Stellar High School Career With Home Run Video included

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When Madrid-Waddington lost to Fort Plain in the New York State baseball final four, it ended the high school career of an impressive student athlete.

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Rapids Take 2nd Straight Win Over Geneva

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The Watertown Rapids advanced to 8-2 for the season after defeating Geneva on the road in Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League action Tuesday night. 

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Empire State Mine Officially Opens In Fowler Video included

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A century old mine in St. Lawrence County is back in operation after years.

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Clarkson Grad Named New Leader Of Air Brake

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New York Air Brake officially announced its appointment of Ulisses Camilo as president and CEO.

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Opening Statements Expected Wednesday In Rape Trial

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A jury has been seated in the trial of a Massena man accused of raping a 10 year old more than two decades ago and then raping a 34 year old woman 12 years later.

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Canton HS Grad To Take Over As District Superintendent Video included

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Canton schools will get a new superintendent this summer and Edwards-Knox will be looking for one.

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Meet Save The River's Interim Leader Video included

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Save The River has a new interim executive director.

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Youngsters Enjoy Finger Painting At Library Video included

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It's a creative way of keeping the little ones occupied during the summer months.

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7 News Wins Awards For Newscasts, Reporting

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7 News was honored Saturday night as "best newscast" during the New York State Associated Press Association's annual awards dinner. 

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Nice Friday, Damp & Cool Weekend Video included

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Friday starts out chilly, but it will end up sunny and hot.

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Slightly Cooler, With Sun & Clouds Video included

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Summer started shortly after 6 a.m., making Thursday the first day of the warmest season.

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Chilly Morning, Warm Afternoon Video included

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With temperatures in the 40s and 50s, Wednesday morning might feel like spring, but it will feel like summer again by afternoon. 

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Cooler, Less Humid & Sunny Video included

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We have a string of nice days ahead. 

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A Rough Ride Monday, Then Smooth Sailing The Rest Of The Week Video included

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It's going to be hot and humid Monday and when heat and moisture build up, that means thunderstorms are possible. 

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McLeod's Forecast: Showers On The Way Video included

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The  NYS DEC has issued an AIR QUALITY ALERT  for JEFFERSON COUNTY until 11pm.

Those with respiratory and/ or heart problems should be advised to avoid outdoor activity.

Lots of moisture in the air means localized downpours with the upcoming rain.

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Scattered Showers, With T-Storms Possible Video included

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We have a day of rain to interrupt our string of sunny days. 

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  • Revolution Ready For R&B Rematch

    Revolution Ready For R&B Rematch

    Friday, June 22 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-06-22 12:30:27 GMT

    The last time the Carthage Revolution faced Watertown's Red & Black was in October 2016.

    The last time the Carthage Revolution faced Watertown's Red & Black was in October 2016.

  • Rapids Fall To Utica

    Rapids Fall To Utica

    Friday, June 22 2018 8:29 AM EDT2018-06-22 12:29:18 GMT

    First-place Watertown Rapids were hoping to bounce back from a loss to Adirondack on the road when they faced the Utica Blue Sox at the Alex Duffy Fairgrounds Thursday night. 

    First-place Watertown Rapids were hoping to bounce back from a loss to Adirondack on the road when they faced the Utica Blue Sox at the Alex Duffy Fairgrounds Thursday night. 

  • Despite Loss, Rapids Still Hot

    Despite Loss, Rapids Still Hot

    Thursday, June 21 2018 10:29 AM EDT2018-06-21 14:29:45 GMT

    Despite losing on the road against the Adirondack Trail Blazers in Boonville Wednesday night, the Watertown Rapids are still holding down first place in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League Central Division. 

    Despite losing on the road against the Adirondack Trail Blazers in Boonville Wednesday night, the Watertown Rapids are still holding down first place in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League Central Division. 

  • Your Turn: Feedback On Riverledge, Vandalism & Canada

    Your Turn: Feedback On Riverledge, Vandalism & Canada

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-06-19 09:23:27 GMT

    Riverledge Residence in Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County's only remaining adult home, is closing and 28 people will need to find a new place to live. You shared your thoughts on that story and others in the news.

    Riverledge Residence in Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County's only remaining adult home, is closing and 28 people will need to find a new place to live. You shared your thoughts on that story and others in the news.

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  • ObituariesMore>>

  • Memorial Service for Sandra “Sandy” K. Conklin

    Memorial Service for Sandra “Sandy” K. Conklin

    Friday, June 22 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-06-22 15:36:51 GMT

    WANAKENA – The memorial service for Sandra “Sandy” K. Conklin, age 70, of Wanakena, who passed away on November 26, 2017 will be on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Wanakena Presbyterian Church.

    WANAKENA – The memorial service for Sandra “Sandy” K. Conklin, age 70, of Wanakena, who passed away on November 26, 2017 will be on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Wanakena Presbyterian Church.

  • Mark Mason, 54

    Mark Mason, 54

    Friday, June 22 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-06-22 14:49:12 GMT

    Mark Mason, 54, beloved friend to all, passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2018 surrounded by the comfort of his family and under the care of Jefferson County Hospice. 

    Mark Mason, 54, beloved friend to all, passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2018 surrounded by the comfort of his family and under the care of Jefferson County Hospice. 

  • Sandy R. Aubertine, 62, of Sackets Harbor

    Sandy R. Aubertine, 62, of Sackets Harbor

    Friday, June 22 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-06-22 14:21:40 GMT

    Sackets Harbor - Sandy R. Aubertine, 62, of Dodge Avenue, died Wednesday, June 20, 2018. 

    Sackets Harbor - Sandy R. Aubertine, 62, of Dodge Avenue, died Wednesday, June 20, 2018. 

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  • Jeff Cole

    Jeff Cole

    After 14 years of waking up the north country as anchor of 7News This Morning, Jeff Cole began anchoring our 6 p.m. evening news on May 1, 2017.

    7News This Evening Anchor-

    After 14 years of waking up the north country as anchor of 7News This Morning, Jeff Cole began anchoring our 6 p.m. evening news on May 1, 2017.  Read more

  • Mel Busler

    Mel Busler

    Friday, April 17 2009 6:20 PM EDT2009-04-17 22:20:28 GMT

    7News Sportscaster for 6 p.m., 10 p.m. and 11 p.m. News

    Mel started his broadcast career at WATN radio in 1978. He moved over to 7News in 1982, becoming full time Sports Anchor of the 6 and 11 news in 1984. Mel has had the pleasure of covering North Country sports for over 27 years here at 7News. He says he was lucky... Read more

    7News Sportscaster for 6 p.m., 10 p.m. and 11 p.m. News

    Mel started his broadcast career at WATN radio in 1978. He moved over to 7News in 1982, becoming full time Sports Anchor of the 6 and 11 news in 1984. Mel has had the pleasure of covering North Country sports for over 27 years here at 7News. He says he was lucky... Read more

  • John Kubis

    John Kubis

    Monday, May 25 2009 11:46 AM EDT2009-05-25 15:46:38 GMT

    7News Chief Weathercaster-

    After a successful career reporting weather conditions for the Air Force, John joined the 7News Team as the weekend weather personality and now is the Chief Weathercaster and appears weekdays on 7News This Evening, 7News at 10 on FOX, and 7News Tonight.

    7News Chief Weathercaster-

    After a successful career reporting weather conditions for the Air Force, John joined the 7News Team as the weekend weather personality and now is the Chief Weathercaster and appears weekdays on 7News This Evening, 7News at 10 on FOX, and 7News Tonight. Read more

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  • Keith Benman

    Keith Benman

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-04-11 17:27:46 GMT

    7News Journalist

    Keith Benman is St. Lawrence County reporter for 7 News, covering Canton, Potsdam, Ogdensburg, Massena and the rest of  the largest county in New York state. He came to 7 News from the world of print journalism, where he was most recently business editor at The Times of Northwest Indiana. 

    Keith Benman is St. Lawrence County reporter for 7 News, covering Canton, Potsdam, Ogdensburg, Massena and the rest of  the largest county in New York state. He came to 7 News from the world of print journalism, where he was most recently business editor at...Read more

  • Erin Bischoff

    Erin Bischoff

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-04-11 17:29:29 GMT

    Erin joined the news team as a reporter in December 2016. Erin graduated from SUNY Oswego in May 2016 with a B.A. in Broadcasting and Mass Communication and a minor in Business Administration. While at Oswego, Erin was involved with the student-run television station, WTOP-10, where she served as the news assignment manager her senior year and had experience as an anchor, reporter and producer. Erin was born and raised in Rochester, NY. 

    Erin joined the news team as a reporter in December 2016. Erin graduated from SUNY Oswego in May 2016 with a B.A. in Broadcasting and Mass Communication and a minor in Business Administration...Read more

  • Amanda Corna

    Amanda Corna

    Wednesday, October 7 2015 5:34 PM EDT2015-10-07 21:34:44 GMT

    Amanda Corna joined WWNY in October 2015.Amanda comes to Watertown from Brookfield, Connecticut, a small town in the western part of the state.

    Amanda Corna joined WWNY in October 2015.Amanda comes to Watertown from Brookfield, Connecticut, a small town in the western part of the state...Read more

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