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Blast From The Past: Summer On The St. Lawrence

Early one morning back in 2002, the Thousand Islands Rowing Club was busy. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1989 Norwood Lake Regatta

It was 27 years ago this month the first Norwood Lake Regatta was held. Read More »

Blast From The Past: Local TV Pioneers

This week's Blast From The Past takes a look at the pioneers of local television. Read More »

Blast From The Past: Woodstock '99

We set the wayback machine for the third music festival to bear the "Woodstock" name, back in 1999. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2006 Original Yanks Drum and Bugle Corps

Ten years ago this weekend, Antwerp's Original Yanks Drum and Bugle Corps celebrated its 50th anniversary. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1993 Lewis County Fair

The 2016 Lewis County Fair kicks off Tuesday, July 19. On this week's "Blast from the Past," we take you back to opening day of the fair in 1993. Read More »

Blast From The Past: Boldt Yacht House

A stop at the Boldt Yacht House on Wellesley Island is a must if you're going to visit Boldt Castle in the Thousand Islands. Read More »

Blast From The Past: Milestone Graduation

Back in 2002, two students graduated from Indian River Central School having achieved a most unusual milestone. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2008 Storm

This week on Blast From The Past, it was eight years ago a destructive storm blew through the north country. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1996 News Promo Of Anne & Brian

Twenty years ago this month, Anne Richter and Brian Ashley began co-anchoring the 6 p.m. news. This week's Blast From The Past shows a 7 News promo that aired in June of 1996. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1981 Curtis Furniture

Pete Curtis returned to Calcium in 1981 to open a business called Curtis Furniture. The rest, as you might say, is history. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2003 West Carthage Hornets

This week on "Blast From The Past," we're going back to 2003 for a story about a restoration, a reunion, and a rendezvous in West Carthage. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2006 Massena Dancers

It was ten years ago this month that dancers in Massena were practicing for a performance at Gettysburg. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2006 Hot Weather

May of 2006 was not the greatest weather-wise. So, when the temperature reached 86 one day, that was news! Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2005 Walleye Spawning

This is the time of year walleye are spawning in the St. Lawrence County community of Rossie. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1984 Montessori School

This week on Blast from the Past, we're going back 32 years to Lowville, where children were learning the Montessori way. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1992 Visit With Maple Syrup Producer

This weekend you'll be able to tour sugar shacks throughout the north country to see how maple syrup is made. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2005 Easter Sunrise Service

Easter sunrise services will be held throughout the north country Sunday. This week on "Blast from the Past," we take you to one in Three Mile Bay in 2005. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1998 Trip Around The World

This week on Blast from the Past, in March of 1998, we took a trip around the world without leaving Sherman Elementary School in Watertown. Read More »

Blast From The Past: Bob Tompkins

This week's "Blast from the Past" is about the legendary WWNY-TV newsman Bob Tompkins. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2009 Visit With Sam Hopkins

He was one of a kind with a rich voice, a big heart and a loving soul. The north country lost Sam Hopkins this week. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1983 Weather Forecast

This week's Blast From The Past takes us back to January 1983. It was a cold winter day and 7 News weatherman Danny Burgess told us what was coming next. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2006 Storm Damage

Ten years ago this week a storm ripped through Lewis County. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1999 Love Letter

This week on "Blast from the Past," we look at why writing a love letter can be much more meaningful than buying a card for Valentine's Day. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1994 Playground Design

This week's Blast From The Past takes us back to April 1994 when some kids in Cape Vincent help design a playground. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1990 LEGO Mania

This week on "Blast from the Past," we're going back 26 years to a LEGO Mania competition in Watertown. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2003 Ted Keegan Performance

It was 13 years ago this week that Watertown's own Ted Keegan performed to a sell-out crowd in his hometown. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1999 Precision Skating

In January 1999, Brian Ashley briefly became part of a precision skating team. That's the subject of this week's Blast from the Past. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2007 Snow In Lewis County

In January of 2007, southern Lewis County had seven feet of snow on the ground and more was predicted. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2001 New Year's Eve Storm

This week's Blast From the Past takes us back to a New Year's Eve storm in 2001 that reminds us just how powerful snow off Lake Ontario can really be. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1998 Furby Fever

For years there was one big toy kids just had to have for Christmas and parents went crazy trying to find and buy that toy. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2001 Holiday House Tour

Back in December of 2001, Paul and Donna Alberry gave us a tour of their house in Spragueville - all decorated for the holidays. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1995 Reflection On John Lennon

Next week marks the 35th anniversary of the death of music legend John Lennon. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1999 Dunkin' Docs

This week's "Blast from the Past" takes us back to 1999 when local doctors were heating up the basketball court. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1973 Retirement Of John Urban

John Urban was an integral part of the news team at WWNY-TV from 1954 when the station signed on the air to 1973 when he retired. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2009 Sharing War Stories

It was on Veterans Day in 2009 that two World War II veterans got together to share war stories. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1993 Dramatic Fire Rescue

Back in 1993, flames consumed a house in Watertown, but the owner escaped and helped rescue others living there. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2003 Haunted House

This week on Blast from the Past, we're taking you inside a house that many guests have said is haunted. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1980s 'North Country Top 10'

Back in the late 1980's, 7 News aired a local television show called "The North Country Top 10." Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2007 Ghost Chasers

This week's Blast from the Past takes us back to October 2007. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2000 Students Learn About Civil War

It was 15 years ago that the Civil War came to life for eighth grade students at Ogdensburg Free Academy. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1997 Bunny Breeder

Back on September 18, 1997, we caught up with one of the north country's best bunny breeders. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 2006 Tractor Collection

This week on Blast from the Past, we meet a man from DeKalb Junction who was showing off his John Deere tractor collection back in the summer of 2006. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1987 Apple Picking

This week's Blast from the Past takes us back to September 1987. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1997 King Duck Of Higley

The English language has a number of phrases to describe a VIP - top dog, Grand Poobah, head honcho. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1983 Massena Industries

At one time, Massena was home to three big industries - General Motors, Reynolds Metals and Alcoa. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1991 Princess Diana Visit

Princess Diana's beauty and charisma captured the world's attention from the moment she married Prince Charles 34 years ago to her untimely death in 1997. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1993 Lewis County Fair

On this weeks' Blast from the Past, we're going back to July of 1993 for opening day of the Lewis County Fair. Read More »

Blast From The Past: 1995 Microburst

It was 20 years ago this week that a microburst blew through the north country, leaving a trail of destruction. Read More »

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