Moderna asking US, European regulators to OK its virus shots

Moderna Inc. said it would ask U.S. and European regulators Monday to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine as new study results confirm the shots offer strong protection.
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Dave Prowse, actor who played Darth Vader, dies at 85

Prowse represented England in weightlifting at the Commonwealth Games in the 1950s before breaking into movies with roles that emphasized his commanding size.


Cuomo updates New York as state positivity rate climbs above 4%

Hopkinton home a total loss after Saturday night fire

  Rutland home destroyed by fire late Saturday night

54 new COVID-19 cases reported in the tri-county region

Ogdensburg nursing home resident dies, may be linked to COVID-19

So far, 32 residents and 28 staff have tested positive for the disease at United Helpers Ogdensburg Rehabilitation and Senior Care
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Retired firefighter reunites with stranger who saved him from fiery crash

The retired firefighter faced a long recovery period, including more than a month in the hospital, but he’s thankful for the stranger who jumped in and saved his life.

  Shooting investigation in Jefferson County, victim flown to Syracuse

  Small business owners encourage you to shop local this year

  Saturday Sports: North country coaches reflect on their trips to the Carrier Dome last year

  Walking under the Winter Wonderlights at Zoo New York

Tri-county region reports 49 new COVID cases Friday

  Officials say overnight Cape Vincent house fire may be suspicious, neighbors react

Both Gouverneur and Canton schools to reopen Monday for in-person learning

  Ogdensburg looks to double its proposed tax cut under 2021 budget plan

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Mysterious silver monolith disappears from Utah desert

A mysterious monolith found in a desert canyon in Utah has been removed by an unknown party.


  Saturday Sports: North country coaches reflect on their trips to the Carrier Dome last year

  Athlete of the Week: Anna Spaulding

COVID-19 puts SLU-Clarkson hockey schedule on hold

  Lady Lion signs up for Division 1 lacrosse career

  Sunday Sports: Watertown Wolves prepare for delayed hockey season

The Watertown Wolves were on the ice Thursday morning at the Fairgournds Ice Arena as they have been over the past couple of months getting ready for a 2020-21 season that will now start on January 15th due to COVID-19.


  Shoppers enjoy a more laid back Black Friday at Salmon Run Mall

Bright Beginnings preschool student tests positive for COVID-19

  Waddington mayor honors 82 year old with his own day

  US colleges mull new virus protocols for students’ return

  More than 70 Christmas trees up for grabs during North Country Festival of Trees auction

The former Convergys building in Watertown has been transformed into a Christmas wonderland.

Fort Drum Auto Skills Center assists military community with winter car care

Town of Cape Vincent home destroyed by fire late Thursday night

  Panic buying is not necessary, TOPS representative says

Attendees of St. Peter’s church service in Lowville last Sunday quarantined after positive test

  Jefferson County organizations help to put food on the table this Thanksgiving


Stephen F. DeRouchie, 83, of Rensselaer Falls

David A. McIntosh, 72, of Gouverneur

Paul J. Steele, 82, formerly of Dexter


  Taylor Swift ‘folklore’ concert film coming to Disney+

NCAC Fall Art Show

Jazz at Lincoln Center -


Gouverneur Schools to stick with remote learning

COVID-19 cases continue to rise in the tri-county region