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Monthly Archives: November 2016

  • Keeping warm: Local organization kicks off “buy one, give one” program to support Buffalo refugees

    Keeping warm: Local organization kicks off “buy one, give one” program to support Buffalo refugees BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – The growing refugee population is coming to Western New York from all over the world. A lot of them have never seen snow! Now a local organization is starting a new program…

  • Jane F. Blanchard

    Jane F. Blanchard pJane F. Blanchard, 92, longtime resident of Rodman, died Wednesday, November 30, 2016 under the care of angels at Hospice of Jefferson County, Watertown. A memorial service will be 11:00 am Saturday at the Rodman Community Church, with Rev. David Swift officiating. Burial will be at…

  • Kory D. Clement

    Kory D. Clement pMorristown – Kory D. Clement, 51, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday at his home. Calling hours are on Saturday,December 3rd from 9 am to 11 am with a funeral service at 11 am at the Green Funeral Home , Gouverneur./p Source: Watertown Daily Times Obituaries Kory D.…

  • Kelzo “Kelly” Shrewsberry

    Kelzo “Kelly” Shrewsberry pHAILESBORO – Kelzo “Kelly” Shrewsberry, age 86, of Hailesboro, passed away at home on November 29, 2016 under the care of his loving family and Hospice./ppCalling hours will be at French Funeral Home in Gouverneur on Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. His…

  • Guilty plea in Albany County jail smuggling case

    Guilty plea in Albany County jail smuggling case ALBANY — A former Albany County jail inmate accused of smuggling contraband into the lockup pleaded guilty Wednesday to an unrelated drug charge in exchange for a seven-year prison sentence. County prosecutors said the plea resolves Rivers’ jail case, in which…

  • Hundreds ticketed during New York's 'Move Over' crackdown

    Hundreds ticketed during New York's 'Move Over' crackdown Under the law, motorists are required to try to move over whenever they see law enforcement, emergency services or tow-truck operators at the side of the road. Since the “Move Over” law first took effect in 2011 — and it’s been…

  • Donald W. Cyrus

    Donald W. Cyrus pA celebration of life service for Donald W. Cyrus, age 62 of Ogdensburg will be held at a time to be announced at the Riverview Towers Community Room. Mr. Cyrus passed away on Nov 29, 2016 at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center surrounded by his loving family./p…

  • James M. Ingram Jr.

    James M. Ingram Jr. pFuneral services for James M. Ingram Jr. age 74 of Canton are incomplete with the Fox & Murray Funeral Home. Mr. Ingram passed away at his home on Wednesday (Nov 30, 2016) surrounded by his loving family. A complete obituary will appear at a later…

  • Jana M. Patchin

    Jana M. Patchin pWEST CARTHAGE- Jana M. Patchin, 63, 20448 Co, Route 45 died on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at the Hospice House of Jefferson County surrounded by her family; she battled cancer since 2013. /ppShe was born in Carthage on October 4, 1953 to the late Richard and…

  • Community News for Nov. 30, 2016

    Community News for Nov. 30, 2016 REGIONHanna nominates studentsU.S. Representative Richard Hanna, R-Barneveld, has announced that seven students from the 22nd Congressional District have been nominated to U.S. Service Academies. Five of those students are from the Mohawk Valley.They are as follows:* Aidan Uvanni of Deerfield, to the U.S.…