Lewis County Newswire (Page 6)

Lewis County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lewis County, NY. (Page 6)

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  1. Dinner celebrates decade of aiding Lewis County cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A capacity crowd of 326 helped Lewis County General Hospital celebrate a decade of assisting local cancer patients at its annual Breast Cancer Awareness Dinner Tuesday. “There isn't a family that hasn't been touched by breast cancer,” new hospital CEO Gerald R. Cayer said, noting he has a couple family members who have been diagnosed.

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  2. Overhead power line concerns delay vote on Lowville wind waiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... she would like to see the wind company do the same in that area to maintain the viewshed. Ms. McNichol, now the Lewis County attorney, noted she very much supports wind power and appreciated that the developer brought the waiver requests to the town ...

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  3. Overhead power line concerns delay vote on Lowville wind waiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... she would like to see the wind company do the same in that area to maintain the viewshed. Ms. McNichol, now the Lewis County attorney, noted she very much supports wind power and appreciated that the developer brought the waiver requests to the town ...

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  4. Unions holds Copenhagen Wind Farm protest outside Lewis IDA officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    About a dozen union representatives spent a few hours Tuesday morning outside the Lewis County Industrial Development Agency protesting the use of out-of-state, nonunion workers on the Copenhagen Wind Farm project. However, representatives of the IDA and contractor contend many workers on the project are local, even if they may not be union members.

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  5. Unions hold Copenhagen Wind Farm protest outside Lewis IDA officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    About a dozen union representatives spent a few hours Tuesday morning outside the Lewis County Industrial Development Agency protesting the use of out-of-state, nonunion workers on the Copenhagen Wind Farm project. However, representatives of the IDA and contractor contend many workers on the project are local, even if they may not be union members.

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  6. Harrisville dissolution could provide 57 percent savings, public meeting tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... January has been meeting with DANC officials to conduct a study of possible dissolution, the first one done in Lewis County. A draft alternatives report will be presented during a public session at 6 p.m. today at the Harrisville fire hall, 14226 ...

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  7. V. Paul KaufmannRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    BRANTINGHAM – V. Paul Kaufmann, 85, of Dwyer Road, Brantingham, passed away Friday evening, October 13, 2017 in the comfort of his home and under the loving care of his family and Lewis County Hospice. In keeping with his wishes, there will be no funeral or calling hours.

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  8. Lewis legislative candidates express views at Lowville forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Eight Lewis County legislative candidates - including five of the six involved in contested races - gave their views on a variety of topics at a forum here Thursday night. The event, sponsored by the Lewis County Farm Bureau, allowed participants to introduce themselves and give their opinions on questions posed by audience members.

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  9. Lewis County child abduction drill deemed a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    To kick off the Operation Surveillance and Code Pink training session, personnel at Lewis County General Hospital called in the report of a child taken from the emergency department. Within six minutes, dispatchers had alerted law enforcement of the faux abduction in a white truck or sport utility vehicle, and soon afterward members of local fire departments were sent to intersections throughout the county to watch for the suspect vehicle, Mr. MacKenzie said.

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  10. NYPA seeking transmission expansion from Massena damRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... July, saying it would create 2,000 full-time jobs during construction and carry clean energy south to northern Lewis County, where it will be tied into a growing network of other renewable energy projects to fuel the downstate power demand. The ...

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  11. Lewis County eyeing 911 text messaging systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Lewis County officials are looking to add the capability to accept 911 text messages in the event of an emergency, possibly as soon as next spring. “There are places in the county where you can't call but you can text,” Jerry H. King, R-West Leyden, chairman of the legislative Courts and Law Committee said during a meeting Thursday.

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  12. Lyons Falls man accused of possessing stolen utility trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A Lyons Falls man on Sept. 28 was accused of possessing a stolen utility trailer, Lewis County sheriff's deputies released Thursday.

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  13. Lowville man charged with aggravated DWI in West TurinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Paul C. Midgley, 47, Lowville, was charged by Lewis County sheriff's deputies with aggravated driving while intoxicated and two traffic infractions after he was involved in a property damage accident at 6:47 p.m. Wednesday on West Road in the town of West Turin. Deputies said Mr. Midgley failed to negotiate a curve and went off the right side of the road.

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  14. Eleanor FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... at Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., 5702 Waters Road, Lowville. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Lewis County Humane Society, P.O. Box 682, Lowville, NY 13367. She is survived by a step-daughter, Kimberly A. Field of Melrose, ...

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  15. Snowmobile trail enforcement fundraiser planned at Boonville driving rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Now, the Turin resident is looking to further that cause by hosting a fundraiser here this weekend to boost snowmobile trail enforcement in the region. “Every penny is going toward Oneida and Lewis county trail enforcement funds,” said Mr. Leahy, co-owner of North Country Driving Range at 13111 Route 12, just south of Boonville.

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  16. Report: Bridges statewide need over $27B in repairsRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... 22 percent of Oswego County bridges are considered deficient, along with approximately 23 percent of those in Lewis County. The total percentage of county- and town-owned deficient bridges statewide has dropped, however, from 16.7 percent to 12.8 ...

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  17. Lewis legislators commend life-saving efforts in Copenhagen, CroghanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Lewis County legislators took time at a recent meeting to commend residents and emergency personnel involved in a pair of life-saving efforts over the past few months. “If someone's in need, everybody steps forward,” Legislature Chairman Michael A. Tabolt, R-Croghan, said.

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  18. Watertown man accused of stealing wedding rings from Denmark residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A Watertown man was jailed Friday for allegedly stealing three wedding rings from a town of Denmark residence Sept. 13. Thomas J. Vance IV, 24, of 24913 Arbor Drive, was charged by Lewis County sheriff's deputies with third-degree grand larceny.

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  19. New Jersey woman injured in West Turin ATV crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A New Jersey woman was injured in an all-terrain vehicle crash at 1:26 p.m. Saturday on private property off George Kraeger Road in the town of West Turin. Lewis County sheriff's deputies said Andrea N. Knapp, 47, Oakland, N.J., was driving a 2007 Yamaha Grizzly 700 on property behind 4876 George Kraeger Road when an arm nut in the right front tire assembly broke, causing her to lose control and be partially ejected from the machine.

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  20. Constablevillea s St. Paula s Episcopal Church celebrating 200 years on SaturdayRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    In this historic Lewis County community, the legacy of the Constable family endures. Its spirit can especially be found at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, carved out of the woods along the banks of the Sugar River.

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