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  1. Grain elevators find new lifeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    A worn-looking collection of grain silos left over from Buffalo's heyday as a shipping hub tower like enormous cement pipe organs along the Buffalo River. Too historic to tear down, too far gone to re-open, these “industrial cathedrals,” as preservationist Tim Tielman describes them, have stood frozen in time as Buffalo's waterfront has transformed around them.


  2. Lewis County, town appealing judgea s ruling on Rome reservoir assessmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Watertown Daily Times

    Lewis County and the town of Lewis are appealing a judge's ruling that would drop the assessment on the city of Rome's reservoir by $6.55 million and require payback of a portion of property taxes collected over the past three years. State Supreme Court Judge Charles C. Merrell recently ruled that the assessment on the city's Boyd Dam and Tagasoke Reservoir property should be dropped from $18 million to $11.45 million - as it was in 2011 - for the 2012, 2013 and 2014 tax roll years; the city had requested a drop to $5.71 million for the 725.4-acre parcel.


  3. Rolland A. a oeRona PrespareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 14 | Watertown Daily Times

    Rolland A. “Ron” Prespare, 78, of Rome passed away peacefully on Friday, September 11, 2015 at Colonial Park Nursing Home. He was born December 8, 1936 in Clare, NY the son of Alex and Mabel Bradley Prespare.


  4. Motorcycle classes can improve the odds for safety on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    The number of motorcycle deaths was more than 26 times the number of car fatalities per mile traveled in 2013, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The reasons range from having a vehicle that is harder to control compared to one with four wheels, a machine with less protection and visibility than a car, and the issue of automobile drivers often not watching out for motorcycles.


  5. Charles H. SovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Charles was born on March 25, 1933 in Rome. He served in the United States Army 82nd Airborne unit from 1950 until his honorable discharge in 1953.


  6. Eugene E. BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Watertown- A prayer service for Eugene E. Brown will be Friday 12 noon at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery, Town of Henderson.


  7. Boston out for 2024 Olympics; USOC to look elsewhere for host cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    The city and the U.S. Olympic Committee severed ties after a board teleconference Monday, ending an effort that was troubled nearly from the moment it started. The decision throws the bid process and hopes that the U.S. will host another Olympics into flux.


  8. Cops: Syracuse bar owner withheld video in fatal crash investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Authorities say a Syracuse bar owner hid video that showed a woman falling down and then being carried across a street before she drove the wrong way on an interstate highway and collided with another vehicle, killing its driver. The Post-Standard of Syracuse reports authorities say 41-year-old John Hanus didn't give investigators all the video surveillance they requested after 32-year-old Amy Dell of Rome was charged in the fatal crash on Interstate 81 just south of Syracuse.


  9. Dog film a Maxa is touching but clunkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Most faithful of all? Marine Corps war dogs. That's the message of “Max,” a touching if somewhat clunky crowd pleaser about one such dog who comes to live with the family of the soldier who died serving with him in Afghanistan.


  10. Vacant, abandoned homes on the increase in WatertownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    City officials and business leaders are becoming increasingly concerned about vacant houses appearing all around the city - and the impact they have on neighborhoods. Some houses are vacant and deteriorate over time.


  11. Linda R. HenryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    RUTLAND – Linda R. Henry, 28251 NYS Rte. 126, died Thursday morning, June 18th, 2015 at home, under the care of her family and Hospice of Jefferson County.


  12. A trial of a wild storiesa : Bartlett murder trial moves to deliberations TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Nearly three hours of summations wrapped up a week of testimony Monday in St. Lawrence County Court in the trial of the Stockholm man accused of murdering 82-year-old Betty D. Babcock. Robert A. Bartlett Jr., 43, formerly of 733 May Road, is charged with second-degree murder in the May 11, 2011 asphyxiation death of Mrs. Babcock.


  13. Four accused of petit larceny in WatertownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    State police charged Christopher M. Marion, 26, and Melinda M. Rodriguez, 36, both of Rome, and Kevin F. Schlueter, 42, and Terrance L. Schlueter, 42, both of Lowville, with petit larceny in connection with an incident Saturday night at the Walmart Supercenter, Route 3. Thousands of readers like you have made Northern New York Newspapers the number one ranked website* for local news and sports coverage in the north country.


  14. a Spya gives Melissa McCarthy her revenge on Bond babesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Writer-director Paul Feig and his “Bridesmaids” muse, Melissa McCarthy, flip the script and ditch the fat jokes for their latest. And “Spy,” a bloody-minded spy spoof, is all the richer for it.


  15. Testimony begins in Bartlett murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Opening arguments in the murder trial of Robert A. Bartlett Jr. began Monday afternoon following four days of jury selection. Bartlett, 43, formerly of 733 May Road, Stockholm, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of 82-year-old Betty D. Babcock and is facing life in prison if found guilty.


  16. New Hope Baptist Church to host reception May 31 for retiring Rev. Stanley GillcashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Rev. Stanley A. Gillcash, senior pastor of New Hope Baptist Church, 19983 state Route 3, will retire on May 31 and relocate to Georgia with his wife, Nina, and his mother, Jan. The congregation will honor the Rev.


  17. Rome man accused of violating stay away orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Lewis County sheriff's deputies charged Christopehr L. Waszkiewicz, 20, of Rome, with second-degree criminal contempt after he allegedly violated a stay-away order. Deputies said he violated the order by allegedly making contact with the protected party on April 9. Charged at 1 a.m. Friday on the 1000 block of Comins Road, he was later released with an appearance ticket for town of Osceola Court.


  18. C. Donald FrickmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    C. Donald “Curly” Frickman, 90, Riverside Dr., Clayton passed away at River Hospital, Alexandria Bay on Sunday, March 22, 2015. A Graveside Service will be held in Clayton Cemetery in the spring for Donn and his wife, Esther.


  19. a A Soldiera s Songa to be performed in WatertownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Area churches again will unite to bring the biblical passion story “A Soldier's Song” to the stage of the Dulles State Office Building, 120 Washington St., starting Saturday for the first of six performances. This year's director, Abel Larkin, has been involved with the annual production most of his life, starting with minor roles at age 8, then playing in the band and moving on to directing.


  20. NRCIL to host listening sessions about disability issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Northern Regional Center for Independent Living will be hosting three listening sessions over the next two weeks with members of the state legislature, who will be responding to questions and concerns about disability issues. “This is our advocacy season,” said Aileen G. Martin, executive director of the center.