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Tuesday Aug 26 | New Jersey Herald

Cuomo heading north for announcement, briefing

The governor will be at the firehouse in the Essex County hamlet of Upper Jay late Tuesday morning for an announcement, details of which haven't been released.


Related Topix: Upper-Jay, NY, Keene, NY, Wilmington, NY

Fri Aug 22, 2014

North County Public Radio

Essex County man sentenced for stealing $717K from employer

A 64-year-old northern New York man has been sentenced to five to 15 years in prison for stealing more than $700,000 from his longtime employer.


Related Topix: Plattsburgh, NY

Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

Legislature OKs NCCC budget

Despite several reservations, Franklin County legislators on Thursday approved a North Country Community College budget that increases the county contribution to the college by $50,000.


Related Topix: Franklin County, NY, Bombay, NY, Tupper Lake, NY, Saranac Lake, NY, Malone, NY

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

Canton man sent to prison on drug possession, probation violations

A Canton man was sentenced Monday in St. Lawrence County Court to prison for drug possession and continued violations of probation.


Related Topix: Drugs, Canton, NY, St Lawrence County, NY, Norwood, NY

Wed Aug 13, 2014


NYSP Arrest 17-Year-Old Accused of Selling and Possessing Heroin

A 17-year-old girl is accused of selling and possessing heroin. Police say Taylor Swan, of Westport, N.Y., is charged with two counts of third degree criminal sale of a controlled substance and two counts of third degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.


Related Topix: Westport, NY

Mon Aug 11, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

NY agency to revise plans for new Adirondack lands

The Department of Environmental Conservation says it's revising its proposed recreation plans for new state land in the Newcomb area of the central Adirondacks in response to public comments.


Related Topix: Newcomb, NY, Minerva, NY

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Denton Publications

Supervisor speaks out

On 9 July 2014 the Town Board of Willsboro voted to eliminate one of two Town Justice positions.


Related Topix: Willsboro, NY

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Three St. Lawrence County residents held on drug charges in Essex County

Three St. Lawrence County residents are behind bars after they were found with heroin, crack and marijuana during a traffic stop in Essex County, according to state police.


Related Topix: Drugs, St Lawrence County, NY, Canton, NY, Potsdam, NY, Elba, NY

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Empire State News

Comptroller releases municipal audits

Schuyler Heights Fire District Controls Over Claims Processing Except for some minor exceptions, the claims reviewed were adequately supported and were for proper district purposes.


Related Topix: Albany County, NY, New Scotland, NY, Voorheesville, NY, Willsboro, NY