Jefferson County Newswire (Page 3)

Jefferson County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jefferson County, NY. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 2,237 in Jefferson County, NY

  1. Mayor Butler criticizes Watertown firefightersa unionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... value. A resident with a house assessed at $100,000 would pay $96 more in taxes. Two weeks ago, the Jefferson County Board of Legislators agreed to form an ad hoc committee to explore single-stream recycling. The county now has a system in which ...

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  2. Jefferson County Q1 sales tax revenue spikes; Lewis County sees slumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | Watertown Daily Times

    While Lewis County experienced a decline in first-quarter sales tax, Jefferson County saw a spike in sales tax revenue compared to the first quarter of last year. Jefferson County collected more than $7.5 million in sales tax revenue compared to the $7.08 million recorded this time last year, a 6.29 percent increase.

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  3. Pentagon misled lawmakers on military sexual assault cases, including at Fort DrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 19 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... He then was court-martialed and sentenced to five years in prison. Kristyna Mills, the district attorney in Jefferson County, where Fort Drum is located, disputed the Army's conclusion that her office turned the case down. She said the decision to ...

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  4. Elevated Lead Levels In Water Not Found In Head Start ClassroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 19 | CBS Local

    The elevated levels of lead found in the building of a Jefferson County Head Start in Arvada were not found in classrooms. When students returned to school on Monday, they were drinking bottled water.

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  5. Karen L. GenierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 18 | Watertown Daily Times

    Town of Rutland- Karen L. Genier, 71, passed away at her residence Sunday, April 17th surrounded by her family and under the care of Hospice of Jefferson County. Services will be held Friday, April 22nd at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Rev.

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  6. JCIDA to refund $26,309 tax check to company that already paidRead the original story

    Monday Apr 18 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency will refund a $26,309 tax check it received last Monday from a Pennsylvania real estate firm after discovering the company already paid the county's tax department. Last week, JCIDA officials told their version of what led to the billing gaffe to the Times, which published a story on April 9 about the matter.

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  7. Home show kicks off opening of Watertown arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 17 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... nearly yearlong construction of the facility at the Alex T. Duffy Fairgrounds. But Mr. Reed, who is also a Jefferson County legislator, was pleased with the way things went at the arena, saying that both vendors and guests liked having it there. ...

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  8. Laid-off Climax workers look for new jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 17 | North County Public Radio

    Jim Noftsier met a few former coworkers from Climax Packaging at the Jefferson County Job Fair in Watertown. Photo: Julia Botero Two weeks ago, more than 150 workers at the Climax Packaging plant in Lowville were told not to come to work the next day.

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  9. Wind developer: Study erroneously predicted turbine impact on HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 17 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... on the closer properties.” Researchers collected data on the sale of 5,631 residential parcels in Jefferson County from 2009 - when the Wolfe Island wind project became operational - through 2013. That, which served as a baseline, was then ...

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  10. Three north country nonprofits receive funds from Excellus BlueCross BlueShieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 16 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... overall positive impact on the community. In Watertown, the Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Jefferson County received an award to fund its “4-H Up for the Challenge” initiative at after-school programs in Jefferson, Lewis ...

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  11. Northern, Central New York expected to see Bernie Sanders, Donald...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... will make a Watertown appearance at 10 a.m. Friday at the Bruce Wright Conference Center, according to Jefferson County Republican Party Chairman Donald G.M. Coon III. Doors to the event will open at 9:30 a.m. Those looking to attend can obtain ...

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  12. DEC: New York had a great bear harvest on record in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 10 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... The 2015 totals include 129 bears taken in St. Lawrence County, 104 bears in Lewis County and 32 bears in Jefferson County. Hunters took 583 bears in the northern zone, up 12.5 percent from last year, and up 27 percent from the recent five-year ...

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  13. Snow, rain, ice predicted for Jefferson, Lewis countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | Watertown Daily Times

    The National Weather Service located in Buffalo has issued a hazardous weather outlook for Jefferson and Lewis counties beginning on Sunday. Another storm system will bring snow to western and north central New York later Sunday, lasting through the overnight hours and into Monday.

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  14. Republican presidential candidate Kasich to make Watertown appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | Watertown Daily Times

    Republican presidential candidate John Kasich will make a Watertown appearance at 10 a.m. Friday at the Bruce Wright Conference Center, according to Jefferson County Republican Party chairman Donald G.M. Coon III. Doors to the event will open at 9:30 a.m. Those looking to attend can obtain tickets through Mr. Kasich's event page on eventbrite.com .

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  15. Jefferson County Sheriffa s office searches for UTV thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | Watertown Daily Times

    Jefferson County sheriff's deputies are asking for the public's help as they pursue suspects they say stole a side-by-side Utility Task Vehicle from a local farm. Detective Benjamin K. Timerman said the Polaris RAZR was taken from Murrock Farm, on State Route 283, Pamelia, late on March 31, and was recovered in the early hours of April 1 when the culprits ran out of gas.

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  16. Documents expose JCIDA billing gaffe with North Carolina developer of FedExRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency recently decided to send a letter demanding an overdue payment in lieu of taxes from the North Carolina developer of the FedEx facility at the county corporate park. But documents show the developer doesn't owe anything because it sold the property to a Pennsylvania company in 2014.

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  17. Grandparent visitation rights easedRead the original story

    Friday Apr 8 | Daily Jefferson County Union

    The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Thursday made it easier for grandparents and step-parents to obtain visitation rights for their grandchildren as it overturned a case involving a Jefferson County couple. In a 6-0 decision with Justice Rebecca Bradley not participating, the high court turned around the standard that a grandparent had to establish that he or she has a parent-child relationship in order to receive visitation rights.

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  18. Hey, This Cruz Team Looks Like They Know What They're DoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 8 | National Review Online

    ... award at two conventions . Of the three alternates selected, two are committed Cruz supporters and one, Jefferson County GOP Chair Don Ytterberg, is unpledgeda Colorado will award 12 more national delegates Friday at four congressional district ...

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  19. JCIDA holds Long Island developera s feet to fire on PILOT paymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | Watertown Daily Times

    The developer who renovated the Buckley Building will have his feet held to the fire by the Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency for neglecting to make a payment on a 21-year tax break he received for the project. Agency records show Long Island developer Michael A. Treanor - who in 2008 restored the historic apartment building at North Mechanic and State streets in the village of Carthage - is more than 90 days late on a $6,066 annual payment due at the end of last year under the payment-in-lieu-of-taxes agreement.

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  20. Edith A. RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... t 178, Henderson, NY 13650, Henderson Historical Society, 12581 Co Rd 72, Henderson, NY 13650 or Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham Street, Watertown, NY 13601.

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