Lewis County Newswire (Page 3)

Lewis County Newswire (Page 3)

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

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  1. Horse group assists Lowville ambulance squad upgrade projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 3 | Watertown Daily Times

    Lewis County Search & Rescue's plans to upgrade its crew headquarters recently got a boost from a group of horse enthusiasts. Friends of Otter Creek Horse Trails, a non-profit group that assists the state Department of Environmental Conservation with trail maintenance and repairs, on Thursday donated $1,000 to the ambulance squad based in Lowville.

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  2. Donald F. SpencerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | Watertown Daily Times

    Donald F. Spencer, 84, of 7034 Texas Road, Croghan, died Thursday, June 1, 2017 at his home where he was under the care of his family and Hospice of Lewis County. Donald was born May 8, 1933 in Carthage, the son of the late John and Agnes Spencer.

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  3. Lowville hospital computer system upgrade expected to cost $1.5mRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 1 | Watertown Daily Times

    A roughly $1.5 million upgrade of Lewis County General Hospital's information management system could kick off later this year, according to the hospital's director of information systems. “If all goes well, I would expect a contract by the end of this year,” Robert S. Uttendorfsky told hospital managers Wednesday.

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  4. Lowville native finding vocal success with Rockapella, other groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 1 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... said it would be great to perform here at some point, but that would depend on scheduling. He commended the Lewis County Historical Society for organizing its annual Black River Valley Concert Series to bring more musical culture to the area. While ...

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  5. Wanda J. SimserRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Natural Bridge – Wanda J. Simser, 73, of Meadowbrook Terrace, 21957 Cole Road Carthage, NY passed away peacefully on Friday May 26, 2017 under the care of her family and Lewis County Hospice. She was born on April 11, 1944 in Natural Bridge, NY to the late Clifford and Neva Morgan Arnold.

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  6. CBO review of AHCA draws support from Stefanik, mixed reactions for NNYRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... of uninsured adults dropped from 24 percent to 8 percent in Jefferson County, from 20 percent to 9 percent in Lewis County, from 18 percent to 9 percent in St. Lawrence County and from 16 percent to 8 percent in Oswego County. U.S. Rep. Elise M. ...

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  7. Harrisville community members discuss ways to combat drug epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A group of concerned citizens here on Wednesday kicked off what they hope will be the first step in reducing the drug problem in this small, northern Lewis County community. “We live in one of the most beautiful places in the world,” said Jackie LaPlatney during a “Take Back Our Community” forum held at the Harrisville fire hall that she helped organize.

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  8. April unemployment drops from last year in Lewis county, stays flat for Jefferson and St. LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The April unemployment rate for Lewis County decreased compared with the same month last year, but remained flat for Jefferson and St. Lawrence counties. According to statistics released Tuesday by the state Department of Labor, Lewis County had a rate of 7.1 percent, down from 7.8 percent last April.

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  9. Adams Center native to be next Lewis County managerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Lewis County legislators plan to appoint an Adams Center native and current city manager in Michigan as their next county manager. Ryan Piche, city manager in Caro, Mich., and former village administrator of Botkins, Ohio, has accepted the job and is to be appointed at the legislators' June 6 meeting and start work here June 21, according to a county release.

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  10. Lewis County JCC extension center plans put on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    However, Lewis County officials hope to continue bolstering educational opportunities and possibly partner with multiple colleges to still build some type of facility in the coming years. “Everybody is still committed to it,” County Manager Elizabeth Swearingin said.

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  11. Warren C. LevensailorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    PORT LEYDEN – Warren C. Levensailor, 81, of Moose River Rd., passed away on Sunday evening at Lewis County General Hospital. Among his survivors are his wife, Claris, and eight children, Warren, Michael, Marylou, Timothy, Thomas, Jody, Tina, and Penny, and three step-children, Sheila, Bill, and Ramona Croneiser.

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  12. Susan L. BushRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Brantingham – Susan L. Bush, 68, passed away at her home on Monday, May 22, 2017, while under the care of Lewis County Hospice and her family. Sue was born March 18, 1949, in Adams Center to Carlton and Ruth Turner Lucas and attended a two-room school house in Barnes Corners until the 6th grade and graduated from Lowville Academy in 1967.

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  13. Town of Leyden man charged following alleged domestic disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Lewis County sheriff's deputies on Saturday lodged several charges against a town of Leyden man stemming from an alleged domestic dispute. Brian S. Coe, 26, Kerwin Road, was charged with second-degree criminal trespass, fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment.

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  14. Draft horse club hosts Plow DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... starting at 11 a.m. The summer schedule also includes appearances at the Stone Mills horse show June 17, the Lewis County Fair in July, log pull competition at the Boonville Woodsmen's Field Days in August, a fall driving competition in September ...

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  15. Massena Memorial Hospital CEO says new service being well usedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... emergency room patients at Fort Drum, Carthage Area Hospital, Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center in Ogdensburg, Lewis County General Hospital in Lowville, Faxton St. Luke's Hospital in Utica and Rutland Regional Medical Center in Vermont. Mr. Wolleben ...

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  16. Lewis County saw slight drop in ATV crashes in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Lewis County last year saw a slight drop in all-terrain vehicle crashes and complaints over the 2015 season despite relatively dry conditions. “2016 was one of the driest summers on record for Lewis County,” Michael K. Leviker, parks and recreation officer at the county Sheriff's Department, wrote in his annual ATV activity report.

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  17. Literacy of Northern New York plans benefit auction June 3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Literacy of Northern New York will host an auction from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 3, at Trinity Episcopal Church, 227 Sherman Street. All proceeds will benefit literacy programs in Jefferson and Lewis counties.

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  18. Lowville trio arrested for allegedly having meth-making materials during traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Three Lowville residents were arrested for allegedly having meth-making materials following a traffic stop on Number Four Road in the town of Watson. Lewis County sheriff's deputies charged Jordan M. Miller, 23; Tessa M. Anson, 24; and Bram L. Widrick, 19, with third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine. 24 comments

  19. DEC: Deer harvest up five percent for 2016-17 hunting seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... taken in Jefferson County in 2016, along with 4,563 in Oswego County, 4,292 in St. Lawrence County and 2,639 in Lewis County. The DEC said nearly half of the adult bucks taken this past year were older than 2.5 years. The department said it started ...

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  20. Richard D. LevesqueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    BRANTINGHAM – Richard D. Levesque, 90, of Brantingham Road, Brantingham, passed away Friday night, May 19, 2017 in the comfort of his home and under the loving care of his family and Lewis County Hospice. A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville, with Rev.

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