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This curiosity found in the Times library is an invitation to a Christmas Festival and Married Men's Ball to be held at 7 o'clock Christmas evening in 1855 at Washington Hall in Watertown.
Santa and Mrs. Claus came to town this weekend to help raise money for Spay/Neuter/Now, a nonprofit organization based in Hammond with a mission to reduce pet overpopulation in St. Lawrence, Jefferson and Lewis counties.
Sirens, Santa and smiles helped make the 10th annual 'Shop with a Cop' program a success for about 50 children and their law enforcement or emergency personnel partners.
After more than 30 years of hoping and searching by community leaders, work on Potsdam's first national chain hotel has finally begun.
Lincoln Elementary Fifth-grader Shirley Boone, sets down her wreath along with classmate Walter Ringel, right, during Friday's commemoration ceremony at Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg.
But it wasn't a trial. It was a public hearing about eminent domain proceedings that Jefferson County has initiated on land adjacent to the airport in the town of Hounsfield.
The Metro-Jefferson Drug Task Force has arrested a Watertown man on allegations he was running a methamphetamine lab at 537 Olive St., the scene of a fire nearly a month ago.
Mr. Murray purchased Hycliff Apartments, a 21-unit complex that includes six separate tax parcels off North Hycliff Drive, for $1.45 million from Francis R. Pagnallo.
Fort Drum is projected to lose about 2,800 soldiers and civilian workers over the next few years, according to an Army analysis outlined Thursday.
Ahearing in the case of a Watertown woman accused of causing a fatal motor vehicle crash involving Lewis County's senior planner has been set for early January.
The Jefferson County district attorney's office has declined prosecution of a Watertown woman charged Sunday with petit larceny, determining that it is a civil, rather than criminal, matter, according to state police.
Jefferson County economic development leaders officials will consider cooperating with Purcell Construction to create an industrial park with railroad access off outer Bradley Street at Interstate 81. Such a move could put plans for a business park at Watertown International Airport on the back burner because of concerns about competition and a ... (more)
'It all has to do with high quality, well-timed services,' said Dr. Steven L. Lyndaker, a local family practitioner.
Now that one individual has jumped into the race for sheriff of Jefferson County, let's start the discussion about how to restore people's confidence in the department as a professional and competent police agency.
Lake Effect Snow Warning for Jefferson County was issued at December 09 at 10:51PM EST