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8 min ago | Watertown Daily Times
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.
Is racial profiling justified?
Do gun control laws need to be more or less strict than they are now?
4 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times
A debate about staffing at the Jefferson County dispatch center has broadened into a discussion about scheduling and best practices at the center, where call volumes have increased and employees say they are overworked.
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)
Jefferson County will hold a public hearing about eminent domain proceedings at the Watertown International Airport at 5:30 p.m. today at the airport's Fire/Rescue Building on Route 12F near Dexter.
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.
A proposed wind farm in Cape Vincent, in Jefferson County, has been in limbo since energy company BP said earlier this year that it's planning to sell off its entire wind power division.
The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department has identified the six people injured in an accident involving a tractor towing a manure spreader and two other vehicles shortly after 5 p.m. Tuesday on Route 3, near Route 26, in the town of Champion.
"The argument for up-armoring is always based on the least likely of terrorist scenarios.
Gary Fisher of Fisher Construction in Liverpool, N.Y., recently purchased one of these Cat D5 dozers equipped with Sitech technology.
St. Lawrence and Jefferson counties will receive state Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services grants totaling more than $8.7 million to aid with emergency response.
Republican John R. Bocciolatt expects he'll get a lot of help from his many north country relatives as he begins his campaign for Jefferson County Sheriff.
The body of a young man was found in a car parked next to the Calcium Primary School bus garage early Tuesday morning.
A committee of Jefferson County legislators on Monday endorsed hiring one additional 911 dispatcher sooner than planned to help handle the county's heavy call volume.
Just a little bit of assistance from the Watertown Urban Mission's Helping Eradicate All Roads to Homelessness program provided Rita F. Calhoun with a home.