Jefferson County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Travel Advisory in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    Jefferson County has low or no visibility this Sunday morning because of blowing and drifting snow, so there is a Travel Advisory in effect. Early this morning, I-81 Northbound between exits 44 and 45 was closed by accidents.

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  2. James A. OlszewskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    James A. Olszewski, of Dexter, passed away Saturday, January 17th at his residence surrounded by his family and under the care of Hospice of Jefferson County. He was 68 years old.

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  3. T.I. Land Trust buys nearly 300 acres on Wellesley Island from McNally familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    With the goal of preserving the natural beauty and wildlife habitat of the area, the Thousand Islands Land Trust bought two parcels with a combined 281 acres on Wellesley Island at a bargain price of $150,000 from the McNally family. The land conservation organization in Clayton, also known as TILT, bought the property from the Andrew McNally IV Trust of Chicago, according to Jefferson County property sales recorded Dec. 31. The sale included a 203-acre parcel on the north side of County Route 100, situated about halfway between the Thousand Islands Bridge and Thousand Islands Country Club, and a 78-acre parcel off the northwest side of Deer Point Road, which abuts the 93-acre Barnett Creek Preserve owned by TILT.

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  4. St. Lawrence County sales tax revenue falls $2 million shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... the sales tax results, he said, “It's certainly disappointing, but it's not unexpected. When you see Jefferson County coming up short, you have to expect St. Lawrence County will end up in the same predicament. Lo and behold, that's what ...

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  5. Two charged with Ogdensburg crack salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Crack sales in Ogdensburg led to the arrest of a Watertown woman and an Ogdensburg man in Jefferson County following an investigation by the city's Police Narcotics Enforcement Unit. Watertown police on Sunday charged both Rose M. Miller, 26, of 1620 Huntington St., Apt.

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  6. Community services summit seeks to bridge gap between mental health and law enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... the smartest people I know,” said Timothy J. Ruetten, coordinator of mental health services for the Jefferson County Department of Community Services. “We went to grad school together, we did projects together, but he's been impacted ...

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  7. Belleville school science projects include volcano, wind turbine, filtration systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Starting off the night with a volcanic explosion, Belleville Henderson Central School students participated in a Science, Technology, Engineering and Math night with experiment tables set up by students and staff. Kristen M. Dodge, an educator for Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County's Extended School Day, said the opening experiments, which included the volcano, elephant toothpaste and water filtration systems using rocks and sand resembling natural aquifers, were chosen by the students.

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  8. Maire T. Hakala-ZakrzewskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Maire T. Hakala-Zakrzewski, Watertown, formerly of Buffalo, passed away Friday, January 16th at the Ives Hill Retirement Community where she was under the care of Hospice of Jefferson County and her family. She was 97 years old.

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  9. Rose L. WhittierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Agricultural Insurance Co. from 1946-1948. She later worked at Ann's Stand Restaurant, going to work for Jefferson County with the Veterans Service Agency in December of 1968, retiring in November of 1991. Rose was a member of Concordia Lutheran ...

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  10. Lucy A. MajoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Lucy A. Majo, 78, of 1311 Loomus Dr., Watertown, passed January 15, 2015 at her home where she was under the care of her loving family and Hospice of Jefferson County. Arrangements are incomplete with the Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown.

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  11. Unforgettable moments from past Pa. inaugurationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... to disrupt Gov. Tom Corbett's inauguration in 2011, prompting Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati, R-Jefferson County, to quip that First Amendment rights were alive and well that day. Corbett chose not to acknowledge the protester's presence ...

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  12. Jefferson County saw 12 confirmed overdose deaths in a 14; results pending on several other casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Jefferson County medical examiner's office expects the number of 2014 overdose deaths to grow, keeping trend with an increase in drug-related deaths over the past three years. This week, Medical Investigator Vonnice L. Joels confirmed that 12 people died of drug overdoses last year, but she said her office is still awaiting the results from several more suspected overdoses.

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  13. Seymour picked for Jefferson County GOP election commissioner roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Jefferson County Republican Committee will recommend Jude R. Seymour to become its election commissioner, following a secret vote Thursday night. Mr. Seymour, director of communications for state Sen. Joseph A. Griffo, R-Rome, beat Joanne M. McClusky, a confidential secretary in the Jefferson County public defender's office, to take the role.

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  14. Watertown Town Planning Board to discuss Mr. Ricka s Bakery moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... the 3,700-square-foot steel-framed structure owned by American Asphalt Inc., Massena. Last May, the Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency approved a $40,000 loan request for the project. Mr. Alberry also is relying on private financing for ...

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  15. Northern New York digs out after lake-effect stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Newsday

    ... ay night before letting up. The weather service says some areas just off the eastern end of Lake Ontario in Jefferson County received 26 to 54 inches of snow, while about 40 inches was recorded in neighboring Lewis County.

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  16. Expect slippery roads today as snow blankets CNYRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    Several inches of snow could fall across much of Central New York today, making for slippery conditions during the morning commute. Onondaga County will likely get a few inches of snow, while ice could coat roads to the south and east.

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  17. After-school programs looking for more funding to help more studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... budget proposal,” Ms. Niedzielski-Eichner said. Stephanie A. Graf, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County's youth and family development program leader, said the 4-H program is the favorite part of her job, because she gets to ...

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  18. Raymond Koberger Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Raymond Koberger Sr., Watertown, passed away Saturday, January 10th at his residence where he was under the care of his family and Hospice of Jefferson County. He was 82 years old.

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  19. Susan A. HatchellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Susan A. Hatchell. 54, of 432 Cross Street, Watertown, died Saturday, January 10th, 2015 at her home under the care of her family and Hospice of Jefferson County.

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  20. Storm rages on for Jefferson, Lewis Counties; up to three feet predicted todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... see up to three inches of new snow an hour. The areas expected to get the most accumulation are southern Jefferson County and the Tug Hill Plateau area. Wind gusts could be up to 35 MPH, producing very low visibility. Most of St. Lawrence County is ...

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