Jefferson County Newswire (Page 11)

Jefferson County Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jefferson County, NY. (Page 11)

Results 201 - 220 of 5,183 in Jefferson County, NY

  1. Childrena s Home looking at North Side Improvement League siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Children's Home of Jefferson County is eyeing the former North Side Improvement League clubhouse on Mill Street as a possible location for expanding its Boys & Girls Club program. Representatives from the Children's Home and the North Side Improvement League confirmed that they have held initial discussions about turning the vacant clubhouse site at 633 Mill St. into a Boys & Girls Club center for children ages 13 and under.

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  2. Vernon K. Wilder, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    Vernon K Wilder, Sr., 85, Sherman St., Watertown passed away Thursday morning, April 28, 2016, at his daughter's home under her care and also the care of Cheryl Vaness, RN and Hospice of Jefferson County. A funeral mass will be held at St. Patrick's Church on Monday, May 2, at 1:00 PM with Rev.

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  3. Childrena s Home looking at North Side Improvement League siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Children's Home of Jefferson County is eyeing the former North Side Improvement League clubhouse on Mill Street as a possible location for expanding its Boys & Girls Club program. Representatives from the Children's Home and the North Side Improvement League confirmed that they have held initial discussions about turning the vacant clubhouse site at 633 Mill St. into a Boys & Girls Club center for children ages 13 and under.

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  4. Newton Falls rail project demands Jefferson, Lewis involvement, additional fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... grant awarded by the Empire State Development Corp. for rebuilding a 43-mile stretch between Carthage in Jefferson County and Newton Falls. St. Lawrence IDA Chief Executive Officer Patrick J. Kelly said the uniform PILOT has to work differently than ...

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  5. Owners of T.I. Inn will move to dismiss misdemeanor charges; Clayton...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... P.C., to prosecute local laws and ordinances or misdemeanors they must receive authorization from the Jefferson County district attorney. On Aug. 6, 2015, the village's attorney received a letter of authorization from then-Jefferson County DA, Cindy ...

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  6. Extra land needed for Fort Drum housing project may require approval for Ida PilotRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    A slight change in property boundaries could be a deciding factor in whether a $75 million Fort Drum housing project could be granted a payment-in-lieu-of-taxes agreement without needing approval from taxing jurisdictions. The Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency is seeking a PILOT to rehabilitate Fort Drum Mountain Community Homes, including the removal of 65 units.

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  7. Jefferson County finance committee passes DMV, DA resolutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Jefferson County Board of Legislators Finance Committee passed a pair of resolutions Tuesday night calling on the state to reimburse counties for mandated district attorney salary raises as well as to increase the amount of revenue Department of Motor Vehicles offices are allowed to absorb. The DA salary resolution comes in light of a state regulation increasing Supreme Court judge salaries to $193,000 in 2016 followed by a jump to $203,000 in 2018.

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  8. Jefferson County Wants State to Help Pay District Attorney's RaiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Your News Now

    The news that counties will have to foot the bill for pay increases for district attorneys across New York State came as a surprise to Jefferson County leaders, and they're not happy about the timing. "We should have known about this last fall that this was going to happen," said Scott Gray, chairman of the Jefferson County Board of Legislators.

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  9. Jefferson County to offer heroin addiction treatment drug to jail inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    Jefferson County will soon provide a drug to help jail inmates fight heroin addiction upon release from the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building. The drug, known as Vivitrol, will be given to inmates a couple days prior to finishing their sentences at the jail, said Jefferson County Sheriff Colleen M. O'Neill.

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  10. Village of Adams moves to take over Grange Avenue properties for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... considering taking the properties over,” Mr. Neddo said. “It is my hope that it will satisfy Jefferson County's contempt charge against my clients.” Mr. Clement and Ms. Mehaffy were arraigned on criminal contempt charges on Jan. ...

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  11. Deceptive behavior: Skewed military information misleads senators on pending billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... and Army officials managed to disparage north country police and prosecutors. In addition to claiming the Jefferson County District Attorney's Office declined to pursue certain cases, Army spokesmen also alleged the Watertown Police Department ...

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  12. Village of Adams moves to take over Grange Ave. properties for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... considering taking the properties over,” Mr. Neddo said. “It is my hope that it will satisfy Jefferson County's contempt charge against my clients.” Mr. Clement and Ms. Mehaffy were arraigned on criminal contempt charges on Jan. ...

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  13. Watertown man accused of making meth in parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... criminal mischief. Police allege that on March 4 he caused $255 worth of damage to a door at the Jefferson County Department of Social Services building, 250 Arsenal St., by pushing it so hard that the metal closing mechanism on top of the door ...

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  14. Black River man accused of possessing heroin, weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    A Black River man was charged by the Metro Jefferson Drug Task Force with multiple felony offenses after he allegedly possessed heroin and weapons at his home. The task force said they were called by Jefferson County sheriff's deputies to the home of Ryan W. Lancto, 30, of 120 Stone Drive, Apt.

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  15. Beatrice M. WhitemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... his wife, Janis D. Griggs, and Mrs. Linda Camp were in attendance. Betty was under the care of Hospice of Jefferson County after a short illness. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Elizabeth Griggs Whiteman Woodruff and her son Elias Pierce ...

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  16. Energy Security Partners CEO Says Fuel Plant 'Not a Risky Project'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Energy Security Partners CEO Roger Williams says he's committed to building a fuel plant, like the one above, in Jefferson County.

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  17. Revisit sex assault billRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... prosecutors who contradicted the Pentagon's versions. One was Kristyna Mills , the district attorney in Jefferson County, where Fort Drum is located. She disputed the Army's conclusion that she dropped a case involving an alleged sexual assault at ...

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  18. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2016 | North Country Now

    ... very existence was spurred by the need for a regional landfill decades ago. That landfill, at Rodman in Jefferson County, has about eight years of space left until it's full, according to DANC, and they've been planning an expansion since 2001. The ...

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  19. Watertown Trust approves $65,000 a bridgea loan for childrena s fun centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... said. “It's do or die time, I think,” said board member Donald C. Alexander, also CEO of the Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency. Ms. Bonner also is expected to receive a $65,000 loan from the North Country Alliance when it ...

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  20. North country prosecutor, police react to military slam about Fort Drum sex crime casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    In an effort to defend their practices of prosecuting sex crimes by soldiers, military and Army officials managed to disparage north country police and prosecutors. In addition to claiming the Jefferson County District Attorney's Office declined to pursue certain cases, Army spokesmen also alleged the Watertown Police Department called a victim of sexual assault a liar to her face.

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