Blast from the Past

  Blast from the Past: 2007 bowling

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 2007 for some bowling in Constableville.

  Blast from the Past: 2001 quilt making

  Blast from the Past: 1996 Halloween costumes for adults

  Blast from the Past: 2007 haunted house

  Blast from the Past: 2005 pumpkin carving

  Blast from the Past: 1998 Mountain Peak

  Blast from the Past: 1999 rain helps fill dry wells

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  Blast from the Past: 2005 bridge washout in Colton

  Blast from the Past: 2001 local honey

  Blast from the Past: former mayor misses out on party in his honor

  Blast from the Past: 2004 tagging turtles

  Blast from the Past: Wanakena’s footbridge in 1999

  Blast from the Past: 2003 firematics tournament

  Blast from the Past: 2006 August heat

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 2006 when August heat slowed down sports practice.

  Blast from the Past: Microburst aftermath

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 1995 to check out our coverage of the aftermath of the microburst that heavily damaged much of the north country.

  Blast from the Past: 2007 firefighter trench training

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to July 2007 when Watertown firefighters took part in trench training.

  Blast from the Past: 1995 Microburst

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 1995 to check out our coverage of the microburst that heavily damaged much of the north country.

  Blast from the Past: 1996 Jefferson County Fair

  Blast from the Past: 2000 flower competition

  Blast from the Past: June 2007 street fair

  Blast from the Past: June 2012 heat

  Blast from the Past: 2005 Ann’s Restaurant

  Blast from the Past: 2000 high water

  Blast from the Past: 2003 General Brown Days

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to May 2003 for an event that won’t happen this year - General Brown Days.

  Blast from the Past: 1999 Mater Dei College graduation

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to May 1999 for the last graduation at Mater Dei College, near Ogdensburg.

  Blast from the Past: 2011 wet April

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to May 2011 following one of the wettest Aprils in decades.

  Blast from the Past: 2001 rising Black River

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to April 2001 when water was rising on the Black River.

  Blast from the Past: 2007 nor’easter

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to April 2007 when a nor'easter hit the north country.

  Blast from the Past: 1993 Spirit of Ontario

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 1993 when the Spirit of Ontario passed through the seaway locks - barely.

  Blast from the Past: 2005 spring fever

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 2005 as spring fever swept into the north country.

  Blast from the Past: 1997 sports complex discussion

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to March 1997 when there was talk of bringing a sports complex to Watertown.

  Blast from the Past: 1998 maple syrup season

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to the March 1998 maple syrup season, which was after the January ice storm.

  Blast from the Past: 1999 Carthage, West Carthage look at becoming one

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 1999 to when Carthage and West Carthage considered becoming one municipality.

  Blast from the Past: 2008 leap year baby

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 2008 to meet a leap year baby.

  Blast from the Past: 1997 polar bear dip

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 1997 to River Hospital's annual polar bear dip.

  Blast from the Past: 2005 ice harvest

In this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to January 2005 for the New Bremen ice harvest.

  Blast from the Past: 1998 WWII vet reflects on Japan

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 1998, when the Winter Olympics were held in Japan. Diane Rutherford reported on a local World War II veteran, who served in the south Pacific and he shared his memories of Japan.

Blast from the Past: 1998 cosmic bowling

On this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 1998 for some cosmic bowling in Theresa.

  Blast from the Past: 1998 worship during ice storm

In this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to January 1998 when local churches came together in worship during the ice storm relief effort.

  Blast from the Past: 2004 Iron Block tour

In this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to January 2004 when Watertown city leaders had a decision to make - restore or tear down parts of the Iron Block on Public Square.

  Blast from the Past: 1998 ice storm

In this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 1998, when people were dealing with the aftermath of the ice storm.

  Blast from the Past: 1997 basket weaver

In this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to 1997, when a Lewis County basket weaver's creation was going to be featured on an L.L. Bean catalog cover.

  Blast from the Past: Ushering in 2001 at “First Night Watertown”

In this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back to New Year’s Eve 19 years ago, as the family community event “First Night Watertown” was underway to usher in 2001.

  Blast from the Past: 2001 Ramadan celebration

In this week's Blast from the Past, we go back to 2001 when then-reporter Jon Camp spent time with the local Muslim community as they celebrated Ramadan.

  Blast from the Past: hottest gadgets of 2000

In this week's Blast from the Past, we go back to December 2000 with then-reporter Susan Brown telling us about the gadgets you had to have for Christmas.

  Blast from the Past: 1996 museum toys

In this week's Blast from the Past, we go back to 1996 for a look inside a Potsdam museum, at vintage toys just before the holidays.

  Blast from the Past: 1996 dog obedience school graduation

In this week's Blast from the Past, we go back to 1996 for a dog obedience school graduation.

  Blast from the Past: 1999 Pokemon craze

In this week's Blast from the Past, we go back to 1999 when a Pokemon movie made kids hungry to go to Burger King.

  Blast from the Past: 1999 shopping online

In this week's Blast from the Past, we go back to 1999 with then-reporter John Friot telling us about a new thing - shopping online.

  Blast from the Past: 2001 presidential memorabilia

In this week's Blast from the Past, we go back to 2001 to check out a collection of presidential memorabilia.

  Blast from the Past: a lesson on homelessness

In this week's Blast from the Past, we go back 20 years with then-reporter Cindy Green.

  Blast From The Past: 2002 autumn green

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to 2002 and a story about all the green that comes along with the changing colors of the season.

  Blast From The Past: 1999 Make a Difference Day

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to 1999 when Canton students took part in Make a Difference Day.

  Blast From The Past: 1998 ranger school

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to 1998 to when then-reporter John Friot told us about the ranger school in Wanakena.

  Blast from the Past: 1998 Catholic school celebration

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to 1998 to when Catholic elementary schools in Watertown celebrated 75 years.

  Blast From The Past: 2001 gardening for a good cause

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to 2001 to when some Lewis County students gardened for a good cause.

  Blast from the Past: 1999 hair cuts

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to September 1999 to an annual back to school tradition.

  Blast From The Past: 1990 Burrville Cider Mill opening

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to September 1990 for the opening day of the ever popular Burrville Cider Mill.

  Blast from the Past: Ogdensburg softball 1989

This week on Blast from the Past we go back to August, 1989.

  Blast from the Past: Limerick model plane show 1989

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to August of 1989. We took a trip to Limerick, where model airplane enthusiasts showed off their hobby.

  Blast from the Past: 1988 student Olympics

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to June of 1988.

  Blast From The Past: 1991 fair

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to July of 1991 for the Jefferson County Fair.

  Blast From The Past: 1994 folk life festival

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to August of 1994 for the folk life festival in Massena.

  Blast From The Past: 1987 sausage maker

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to 1987 to the story of that popular Italian sausage enjoyed recently at the Mount Carmel Feast.

  Blast from the Past: Summer Day Care from 1994

In this week’s Blast from the Past, we go back 25 years to 1994.

  Blast From The Past: 1989 concert in the park

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back 30 years to Watertown's annual 4th of July concert in Thompson Park.

  Blast From The Past: 1990 downtown Watertown changes

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back almost 30 years to a much different downtown Watertown.

  Blast From The Past: Flag Day celebration

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back a couple of decades to celebrate Flag Day.

  Blast From The Past: 1987 strawberry picking

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to June of 1987 with then-reporter Diane Herb focusing on strawberry picking.

  Blast From The Past: 1988 sculpture

This week on Blast From The Past, we go back to May of 1988 to when a north country artist was commissioned to make a unique sculpture for St. Lawrence University.