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  1. Base gate closures can be bad news for nearby merchantsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Owners and managers of businesses outside Fort Drum's gate on Nash Boulevard say the ongoing closure of the gate - shut now for about two weeks - could force them to close because of a sharp drop in traffic from soldiers. The Black River gate on Nash Boulevard is among three gates that have been closed since May 7, after the U.S. military increased the threat level at bases across the country because of ISIS-related threats.

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  2. Watertown officials raise environmental questions over Rutland manure lagoonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    City officials have raised environmental concerns with the state Department of Environmental Conservation over a 7.5-million-gallon manure lagoon under construction on Ridge Road farmland about 1,500 feet from the Black River in the town of Rutland. They talked to regional DEC officials this week, raising concerns about the potential of the manure leaking into the Black River from an aquifer and then contaminating the city's water supply, Councilwoman Roxanne M. Burns said.

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  3. Businesses could go bust due to security-related closure of Drum gateRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    Owners and managers of businesses outside Fort Drum's gate on Nash Boulevard say the ongoing closure of the gate - shut now for about two weeks - could force them to close because of a sharp drop in traffic from soldiers. The Black River gate on Nash Boulevard is among three gates that have been closed since May 7, after the U.S. military increased the threat level at bases across the country because of ISIS-related threats.

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  4. All but one Northern New York school budgets approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... 218; $110,000 for the Carthage Public Library and $70,000 for the Sally Ploof Hunter Memorial Library in Black River approved, 388-103. General Brown Central: $21.37 million budget approved, 435-49; Daniel Dupee II, 407, Jeffery West, 387, and Jamie ...

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  5. Carthage man allegedly leads police on high-speed late-night chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... refused to stop and comply. Mr. Patterson then led state police, Jefferson County sheriff's deputies and Black River/Evans Mills police on a high-speed chase, troopers said. They said he was going roughly 80 to 90 miles per hour. The suspect ...

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  6. Edna M. MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... and a daughter in law, Nancy Miller, Watertown; two brothers in law, Wilmer Lamey, Alabama and Kenneth Gallup, Black River and a sister in law, Dorothy Dekin, Carthage. Mrs. Miller is also survived by 16 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and ...

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  7. Fort Drum steps up security as terrorism threat climbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | North County Public Radio

    ... at Fort Drum are three closed gates. The 45th Infantry Gate, Nash Gate at Route 26 and Nash Blvd., and the Black River Gate are closed and will stay that way for a while. Crosson says you might also see more cars and IDs checked at entrances. Fort ...

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  8. Attorney generala s office could decide whether Watertown towing company deceived motoristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... when she said she shopped at Family Dollar. In 2009, a City Court judge ordered a towing company to repay a Black River man's towing charge after ruling that the man's vehicle was parked lawfully when it was towed. The state attorney general's ...

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  9. Nellie Ann KelleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... James Cemetery. Calling hours will be 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, May 12th at the Bruce Funeral Home, 131 Maple St., Black River. Born on April 7, 1923, daughter of Giacinto “James” and Lucia Carcasole Cerroni, she graduated from Carthage ...

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  10. Kelley J. DohertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Watertown Daily Times

    Kelly J. Doherty, 35, of Black River, passed away on May 7, 2015 at Samaritan Medical Center. She was born on September 3, 1979 in In Port Jervis, New York to Allan Sullivan, and Nina Sullivan.

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  11. Kelly J. DohertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Watertown Daily Times

    Kelly J. Doherty, 35, of E. Remington St., Black River, wife of Don Doherty, passed away Wednesday May 6th from natural causes. Calling hours are Tuesday, May 12th from 4 pm - 8 pm at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home with a 12:30 pm funeral mass Wednesday, May 13th at Holy Family Church.

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  12. Motorists question Watertown towing companya s tactics at plazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... towing” zone will be removed next week. In 2009, a City Court judge ordered a towing company to repay a Black River man's towing charge after ruling that the man's vehicle was parked lawfully when it was towed. Delbert W. Hargis Jr. brought a ...

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  13. Sixberry Lake drowning victim was Fort Drum soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Watertown Daily Times

    In a news release, police said Daurice L. Mapp, of Black River, surfaced after jumping into the lake Thursday from a low cliff above its southeastern shore, but appeared to struggle to stay afloat. Two friends near Mr. Mapp who were already in the water were unable to pull him to shore, police said.

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  14. US military bumps up threat level at bases, including Fort DrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... vigilance and more random bag or vehicle checks. On Friday, Fort Drum officials said the 45th Infantry, Nash and Black River gates would be closed until further notice. The post said there was no information suggesting an imminent threat to Fort ...

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  15. Cameron M. CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Watertown Daily Times

    Cameron Michael Cross, 26, of 23584 Perrigo Road, Black River passed May 6, 2015 at Upstate Medical Center, in Syracuse, following a brief battle with Leukemia. Born on July 22, 1988 in Watertown, NY, son of Edith B. Cross and Adam Stafford, he attended Carthage Central High School.

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  16. Black River man drowns in small lake after cliff diveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | North County Public Radio

    A 30-year-old northern New York man has drowned after diving off a cliff into a small lake. Police say Daurice Mapp, of Black River, was with friends on Thursday afternoon when he jumped off the cliff into the water at Sixberry Lake in the Town of Theresa.

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  17. Black River man drowns after jump into Theresaa s Sixberry LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Watertown Daily Times

    A 30-year-old man drowned at Sixberry Lake on Thursday after jumping into the lake from a low cliff above it. In a news release, police said Daurice L. Mapp, of Black River, surfaced after the jump near the lake's southeast shore, but appeared to struggle to stay afloat.

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  18. Jefferson County man drowns in 24 feet of water at lake, state police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Post-Standard

    The New York State Police said Daurice L. Mapp, of Black River was with friends around 3:15 p.m. when he jumped off the cliff into the water at Sixberry Lake in the town of Theresa. Two friends who were already in the water tried unsuccessfully to pull Mapp to shore, state police said, and he went under the water.

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  19. a On Golden Ponda to shine at IHC auditorium for Little Theatre of WatertownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Watertown Little Theatre has been without a permanent home since the fall of 2014, when it lost its space at the Black River Valley Club as the organization closed its doors. A little more than two weeks before opening day, the actor who was to play ...

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  20. David L. MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Watertown Daily Times

    BLACK RIVER – David L. Martin, 91, of County Route 144, Black River, died Tuesday afternoon, May 5, 2015 at Samaritan Medical Center. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 7, 2015, in Black River Cemetery, with Rev.

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