Incumbent Jefferson County District 3 Legislator Phil Reed fended off a challenge by Gene-Paul Brennan in the Republican primary. There were also three Republican primaries for seats on the Lewis County legislature.
The cost of lumber is starting to fall after seeing record high prices in May. Lumber yards in the area say demand has changed. People are back to work instead of at home, including those who work at saw mills.
Demonstrators gathered outside the St. Lawrence County courthouse Tuesday on the 1 year anniversary of the death of Treyanna Summerville. They came to demand that something be done for the Gouverneur teen.