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55 min ago | Lite 98.7
When it comes to historic sites with a reputation for being haunted the history that supports these reputations is usually a long and tragic one.
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5 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times
An attorney representing a city man accused of trying to kill his live-in girlfriend by stabbing her said Tuesday he intends to employ a 'psychiatric defense' in the case.
7 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times
Three of David L. Roll's cabin units are sure to have water damage, but he suspects that number will grow to five or six by the time the flooding of Black Lake starts to recede.
11 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times
Jefferson County is facing a $1.5 million budget shortfall by the end of the year based on first-quarter sales tax collections, according to county Legislator Scott A. Gray, R-Watertown, chairman of the Board of Legislators Finance and Rules Committee.
15 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany
Authorities say a toxicology report has confirmed that a 52-year-old northern New York man who died after being convicted of sexual abuse had ingested cyanide upon hearing the verdict.
City officials were still working out the details before Wednesday morning's deadline that will change the way suspects arrested by city police are held prior to arraignment.
A Flood Watch continues for a large swath of central and northern New York, generally north and east of Syracuse as new rainfall combined with melting snow pushes some rivers and streams over their banks.
Lawrence M. Young, 49, of 535 Pearl St., was charged Sunday night by the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department with falsifying business records.
Jordan J. Coburn, 26, of 24480 Route 12, Room 110, was charged Saturday afternoon by city police with fourth-degree criminal mischief.
Traci R. Robinson just couldn't get rid of solicitors who came to her Broadway Avenue East front door in recent days to try to get her to change electric companies with the promise they could save her money.
Nearly 100 children were waiting to be signed in with five minutes to spare before the inaugural Nyla Temple 238 Easter egg hunt Sunday afternoon.
Bradley D. Smith, 32, of 16 Public Square, Apt. 4, was charged by city police on Sunday morning with disorderly conduct.
In the days leading up to the biannual St. Vasilios Greek pastry sale Saturday, a schedule of pastry preparation was available on the church's website.
Edward M. Hayden, 33, of 27003 Route 3, was charged on Saturday by state police with third-degree criminal mischief.