Friday Feb 21
Contractors Fined in Deadly Plant Blast
Two New York contractors are being held liable for a September explosion at a Syracuse sewage plant that killed one worker and injured another.
Officials say cause of fatal Canastota explosion might not be made public for months
It could take months for officials to explain what caused the explosion last week that killed a Bernhards Bay man and injured another man working at the village of Canastota's wastewater treatment plant, the federal agency investigating the death said Tuesday.
Watertown Daily Times
North Country People
Honored: Alice and Tom Williams, Bernhards Bay, recently received the 2013 Ray Cronk Memorial Award from the New York State Old Tyme Fiddlers' Association, Osceola.
Call to action on Oswego County animal cruelty cases
Abby, who gave birth in a crate found dumped on a lawn, is now up for adoption, and her case may encourage more enforcement of animal cruelty charges in Oswego County An animal abandonment case from last spring has apparently gotten the ball rolling, toward more law enforcement in Oswego County animal cruelty cases.
DUmped dogs update, babies adopted and mom's next
A happy ending, to the dumped dogs story we brought you last May: all the puppies found in a crate, abandoned on a Bernhards Bay lawn, have been adopted.