Jefferson County Newswire (Page 8)

Jefferson County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jefferson County, NY. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 3,063 in Jefferson County, NY

  1. Watertown man pleads not guilty to drug salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Duane A. Aurich, 24, 340 Keyes Ave., pleaded not guilty in Jefferson County Court on Tuesday to two counts of third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and one count of fourth-degree conspiracy. The charges, which are from an indictment unsealed in court on Tuesday, are from two incidents in the fall of 2016 in which Mr. Aurich allegedly sold cocaine in the city of Watertown.

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  2. First black female Jefferson Co. commissioner diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Connie Patterson, the first African-American woman to serve on Jefferson County Commissioners Court, died Friday after a brief illness.

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  3. Lewis Child Advocacy Center in operation, St. Lawrence center eyedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The Victims Assistance Center of Jefferson County has opened a Child Advocacy Center in Lewis County and hopes to do so in St. Lawrence County, as well. “It's a team concept to address child abuse,” said Jill L. Parker, executive director at the Watertown nonprofit.

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  4. Childrena s Home awarded $1.5 million grant for five years of adoption support servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Children's Home of Jefferson County is to receive $1.5 million in funding from the New York State Office of Children and Family Services. The Children's Home was awarded a five-year grant to support and assist families with adopted children.

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  5. Clayton man charged with DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Michael J. Heyman, 62, of 17860 County Route 3, Clayton, was charged by Jefferson County sheriff's deputies at 3:02 a.m. Sunday on County Route 4 in the town of Clayton with driving while intoxicated.

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  6. Jefferson County radio project moving forward at a more rapid paceaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Jefferson County is moving along with its new emergency management radio system project, with the project start date coming sometime this spring. The Jefferson County Board of Legislators General Services Committee passed a resolution Tuesday night to contract with Motorola Solutions, which is building the system, to handle system maintenance for another eight years on top of the initial two-year warranty period when the system is built.

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  7. Champion man arrested, charged with child sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Jefferson County Sheriff's Department announced the arrest of Dwayne R. Kelly, 52, Champion, in connection with a recent sex abuse investigation. Mr. Kelly was charged with one count of second-degree sexual conduct against a child, one count of second-degree sexual abuse and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

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  8. Fort Drum's economic impact drops again, raising community concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... business opportunities around the city connected to military personnel. Scott A. Gray, chairman of the Jefferson County Board of Legislators, said he's noticed a "tightening of a budget" in the last few years on a federal level that has affected the ...

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  9. How farmers ease animalsa stressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... place. Question answered by Alyssa Couse, agricultural outreach educator, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County. Contact her at [email protected] . Contact Cornell Cooperative Extension Call 315-788-8450 or email [email protected] or ...

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  10. Crews respond to ATV that dropped through the ice in Chaumont BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... said the Bayview Drive launch was going to be closed after the 700-pound ATV was pulled from the water. The Jefferson County Special Tactics and Rescue Team, Three Mile Bay Fire Department and the state Department of Environmental Conservation also ...

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  11. 'Explosives' Written On Hotel Mirror, Police Find Pipe BombsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... Front Range this February is beginning to be something we all need to worry about. Some communities like Jefferson County have fire bans in place and it doesn't look like the pattern over eastern Colorado will be changing soon. Boulder Restaurant Up ...

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  12. CBS4 Sports PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... Front Range this February is beginning to be something we all need to worry about. Some communities like Jefferson County have fire bans in place and it doesn't look like the pattern over eastern Colorado will be changing soon. Boulder Restaurant Up ...

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  13. Trout Stocked In Winter Have Better Chance Of SurvivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | CBS Local

    Danger For Fire Boosted By Dry And Warm February Dry, Dry, Dry! The lack of moisture over the Front Range this February is beginning to be something we all need to worry about. Some communities like Jefferson County have fire bans in place and it doesn't look like the pattern over eastern Colorado will be changing soon.

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  14. Man Accused Of Shooting Security Officer Pledges ISIS SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | CBS Local

    Danger For Fire Boosted By Dry And Warm February Dry, Dry, Dry! The lack of moisture over the Front Range this February is beginning to be something we all need to worry about. Some communities like Jefferson County have fire bans in place and it doesn't look like the pattern over eastern Colorado will be changing soon.

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  15. Danger For Fire Boosted By Dry And Warm FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | CBS Local

    Danger For Fire Boosted By Dry And Warm February Dry, Dry, Dry! The lack of moisture over the Front Range this February is beginning to be something we all need to worry about. Some communities like Jefferson County have fire bans in place and it doesn't look like the pattern over eastern Colorado will be changing soon.

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  16. Flashback: Adams Center dairy farmer spills milk, raises $225,000 in 1977Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Giant snowbanks on the side of the road near a farm near Copenhagen on Feb. 6, 1977. The first few days of February 1977 brought an historic snowfall to Jefferson County, adding to the legacy of the winter of 1977 as one of the harshest in history.

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  17. Ostrich: Jasper becomes 'sanctuary city' for Confederate flagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... Curtis Wayne Lee, said he hopes the idea will spread to the rest of Alabama. "I was on the outskirts of Jefferson County last weekend when I saw a lady remove a pair of Confederate flags! There was a whole crowd of people just begging her not to do ...

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  18. Jefferson County 911 dispatch center gets makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The current county dispatch center, which operates out of the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building, has been operating for the last 11 years. Joseph D. Plummer, director of Jefferson County Emergency Management, said that because the center is used 24 hours a day, seven days a week, the space shows its wear much faster.

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  19. DPAO concert series boosts north country economiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... stayed somewhere overnight after the concert and 56 percent, about 475, of them stayed in a hotel in Jefferson County. Concert attendees last year spent an estimated $308,456 for concert tickets, $205,854 for food and drinks within the concert and ...

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  20. A global crisis at home: Human trafficking tragedy occurring in the north countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... And it may shock residents of upstate New York to realize it occurs regularly here in the north country. Jefferson County District Attorney Kristyna S. Mills has spoken openly about this growing problem. It came on the heels of the region's heroin ...

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