Clinton County Newswire

Clinton County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Clinton County, NY.

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  1. David Sweat said abusive conditions in prison motivated escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | North County Public Radio

    ... chambers, before things got started, he tried to change his plea to "not guilty." Speaking with reporters, Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie said Sweat thought he had a defense, basically, that harsh conditions inside the prison ...

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  2. David Sweat sentenced in NY prison breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... court to impose the maximum sentence, even though it would be imposed on a life without parole sentence," Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie said. "Mr. Matt threatened to take hostages, to kidnap people and to kill people. And it was Mr. ...

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  3. Sweat pleads guilty to three counts in NY Prison BreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | WTEN-TV Albany

    David Sweat entered Clinton County Court on Friday with his defense attorney at his side. One of his hands was freed from handcuffs.

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  4. David Sweat, killer who escaped Clinton County Correctional, to be sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... Sweat pleaded guilty in November to two felony charges that carry sentences of 3 1/2 to 7 years. He's due in Clinton County Court Wednesday morning. Fellow escapee Richard Matt was fatally shot June 26 by officers hunting the pair in woods 30 miles ...

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  5. Notice of Formation ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Denton Publications

    Name: GN Language Services, LLC Articles of Organization filed with the Department of State of New York on 01/20/2016 Office Location: Clinton County. SSNY shall mail a copy of any process to the LLC at: 37 Draper Ave, Plattsburgh, New York 12901.

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  6. Hot shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Denton Publications

    ... program's 15-year history. Kempainen grew up in Chazy. By her own admission, the small town in northeastern Clinton County didn't offer much in the way of athletic programming. Her parents were big on skiing: Both were All-America nordic skiers and ...

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  7. Homeless advocates question national survey's accuracy, but not the needRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | North County Public Radio

    ... director of ETC Housing Corporation. Miller is coordinating the point-in-time survey on Wednesday in Clinton County. In the North Country, she said, homelessness is down in the winter because landlords are less likely to evict people, and people are ...

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  8. South Side Sled & Skate slides into South Platt ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Denton Publications

    ... at the Strand Theatre at 2 p.m. Cost is $7 for adults and $5 for children. Feb. 17: Behind-the-Scenes Tour at Clinton County Historical Museum from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Feb. 21: Showing of "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" at the Strand ...

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  9. Stefanik makes it official: Running for second termRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | North County Public Radio

    ... Please click to become a supporter today. Stefanik is expected to face Democratic newcomer Mike Derrick from Clinton County and Green Party candidate Matt Funiciello from Washington County. "There's more work to be done on a number of issues," ...

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  10. VP Supply acquires Glens Falls companyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... noting the Glens Falls site is between VP Supply locations in Clifton Park, Saratoga County, and Plattsburgh, Clinton County. VP Supply provides wholesale plumbing supplies; heating, ventilating and air-conditioning products; kitchen and bath ...

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  11. Retiree lawsuit changes Plattsburgh's budget calculationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | North County Public Radio

    ... A group of about 90 retirees is suing the city over the proposed new health plan in State Supreme Court in Clinton County. The retirees say the new insurance company, Humana, would micromanage people's health care. But Mayor Jim Calnon said the new ...

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  12. NORRIS v. MENARDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | FindLaw

    ... for respondents. Appeal from an order of the Supreme Court (Ellis, J.), entered September 8, 2014 in Clinton County, which denied plaintiff's motion for summary judgment on the issue of liability. At approximately 12:00 p.m. on the afternoon of ...

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  13. DCCC begins robocalling against Stefanik in NY-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Albany Times Union

    ... barbs at Derrick, the call is paid for by the DCCC and is not on behalf of any candidate. However, Derrick of Clinton County is the only Democrat who has begun establishing himself as the district's candidate on the left since announcing his bid in ...

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  14. Cuomo unveils budget plan and initiatives for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... cars used by the MTA. "Anywhere that they address mass transit it can have a positive effect on us here in Clinton County, because we are a mass transit manufacturing center," said Mannix. The address included many more projects, but another which ...

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  15. Private phone lines tapped during NY prison escape manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | WWLP

    ... and on television. But that all changed on January 5th. That's the day Phillips says she got a letter from Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie's office, saying her phone had been tapped between June 7th and the 13th, the first week of the ...

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  16. Alleged Dannemora escape accomplice fights prison timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | North County Public Radio

    ... State Police It's unclear how much prison time Gene Palmer is facing, if any. A couple of months ago, the Clinton County District Attorney's office said the maximum sentence could be as high as 23 years behind bars, but as negotiations have ...

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  17. North Country man trying to pass car strikes SUV head-on, killing couple in their 70sRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 9 | The Post-Standard

    A husband and wife in their 70s were killed when a driver trying to pass another vehicle on a rural highway in northern New York hit their SUV head-on, police said Saturday. The accident happened at 2:45 p.m. Friday in the town of Altona in Clinton County at the northeast corner of New York state.

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  18. No resolution yet in Gene Palmer's caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... position at Clinton Correctional Facility since his arrest in June. William Dreyer, Palmer's attorney, and Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie have been discussing the possibility of Palmer accepting a peal deal. Details of an agreement ...

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  19. Truck-Eating Bridge In Oklahoma Has Teeth, Eats Lots Of TrucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | Switched

    ... allegedly taken in late 2011 and early 2012, during an undercover investigation of Adirondack Farms, LLC, in Clinton County, New York. According to PETA, their investigator discovered workers routinely used poles and canes to hit cows in the face, ...

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  20. 2 dead, 12 overdose in 2016's first five daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | The Madison Press

    ... know where to look, we can shift our focus that way. Baker said informants should be willing to testify for Clinton County Common Pleas Judge John W. "Tim" Rudduck, whom Baker said has been requiring testimony from informants who previously acted ...

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