Category Archives: Local News

  • Ogdensburg man faces assault charges

    Ogdensburg man faces assault charges OGDENSBURG — An Ogdensburg man faces assault charges in connection with a domestic incident Saturday night, city police said. Joseph L. Tyler, 47, of 625 State St., was charged at 9:56 p.m. with third-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child, both misdemeanors,…

  • Barbara Ann Fenzel Obituary

    Barbara Ann Fenzel Barbara Ann Fenzel, 71, of St. Lawrence Park Rd., Alexandria Bay, passed away early Sunday morning at Hospice of Jefferson County in Watertown, NY, where she had been cared for since February 12, 2016. Barbara was born on March 11, 1944 in Buffalo, NY, the daughter…

  • Upstate NY police: 2 dead in possible murder-suicide

    Upstate NY police: 2 dead in possible murder-suicide pGENEVA — Police in upstate New York are investigating the shooting deaths of a man and a woman as a possible murder-suicide./ppPolice tell the Democrat and Chronicle of Rochester the two were found with gunshot wounds on Exchange Street in Geneva…

  • Fallen US WWII hero’s Army dog tag found on Pacific island

    Fallen US WWII hero’s Army dog tag found on Pacific island pALBANY — Dorothy Hollingsworth was just 7 when her brother Tom left the family farm in Indiana to join the Army a few months before the United States entered World War II. She never saw him again./ppNow, more…

  • Evelyn J. Burningham

    Evelyn J. Burningham pTurin- Evelyn J. Burmingham, 89, of West Main St., widow of William, passed away at her residence on Sunday, February 21, 2016, while under the care of her loving family and Lewis Co. Hospice./ppShe was born in Lyons Falls, on August 26, 1926, a daughter of…

  • Marvin L. Edwards

    Marvin L. Edwards pPotsdam – Marvin L. Edwards, 101 of Potsdam, died Jan. 31. A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, Feb. 28th at 3pm at The Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton, 3 ½ Main St./p Source: Watertown Daily Times Obituaries Marvin L. Edwards

  • Long Island’s top official battles sexting accusations

    Long Island’s top official battles sexting accusations pMINEOLA — He runs one of America’s largest suburban counties and has repeatedly deflected questions about federal probes of political cronies and personal friends. But until last week, Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano never had to utter one of the most dreaded…

  • Michael Paul Cooper

    Michael Paul Cooper pBENSON MINES – Michael Paul Cooper, 61, of Benson Mines, NY, passed away peacefully in the comfort of his family home, surrounded by his 3 sisters. Mike was born the first of 5 children to Lawrence and Rosanne (Trombley) Cooper, on March 27, 1954 in Star…

  • Beverly Kenyon Creasyy

    Beverly Kenyon Creasyy pBeverly Kenyon Creasy, 83, of State Street, Canton, died Friday, February 19, 2016 at her home while under the care of her loving daughters./ppCalling hours and graveside services will both be held privately. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Canton in the spring./ppBeverly was born…

  • Richard McNamara

    Richard McNamara pCOPENHAGEN- Richard McNamara, formerly of 9841 Maple Ave, died Sunday, February 21, 2016 at the James Square Health and Rehabilitation Center in Syracuse. Arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service Inc., located at 500 State Street in Carthage. /p Source:…