Category Archives: Northern New York

  • Croghan woman faces drug charge

    Croghan woman faces drug charge CROGHAN — Amy Monnat, 45, Croghan, was charged by state police on Monday with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and petit larceny.State police provided no other information. Source: Watertown Daily Times Latest News Croghan woman faces drug charge

  • Kellyanne Conway says Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ‘doesn’t seem to know much about anything’

    Kellyanne Conway says Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ‘doesn’t seem to know much about anything’ WASHINGTON – White House counselor Kellyanne Conway teed off Tuesday on Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., calling her “a 29-year-old congresswoman who doesn’t seem to know much about anything.”Conway’s assessment of Ocasio-Cortez, a self-described democratic socialist who…

  • At least 2 dead after shooting in Strasbourg

    At least 2 dead after shooting in Strasbourg At least two people were killed and 8 were wounded, with several in critical condition, in a shooting in the eastern French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday, France’s interior minister said.A single shooter opened fire around 8 p.m. in downtown Strasbourg,…

  • Kaloyeros gets 42 months in prison for Buffalo Billion bid-rigging scheme

    Kaloyeros gets 42 months in prison for Buffalo Billion bid-rigging scheme NEW YORK — Alain Kaloyeros, the mastermind behind both Albany’s high-tech rebirth and a bid-rigging scheme on state economic development projects in Buffalo and Syracuse, will go to prison for 3½ years, a federal judge here ruled Tuesday…

  • Croghan woman arrested at Lewis County Hospital

    Croghan woman arrested at Lewis County Hospital LOWVILLE — A Croghan woman was charged and picked up on a warrant at Lewis County General Hospital on Monday.Amy L. Monnat, 45, has been charged with petit larceny and criminal possession of a controlled substance, according to a state police report.At…

  • Trump administration moves to slash federal protection for waterways

    Trump administration moves to slash federal protection for waterways The Trump administration on Tuesday proposed to sharply limit the federal government’s authority to regulate the pollution of wetlands and tributaries that run into the nation’s largest rivers, a move that could ease development by home builders, farmers and shale…

  • Criminal justice bill will go up for a vote, McConnell says

    Criminal justice bill will go up for a vote, McConnell says WASHINGTON — Reversing course, Sen. Mitch McConnell of Kentucky said on Tuesday that the Senate would vote on a substantial criminal justice bill before the end of the year, stiff-arming some of his hard-line conservatives and teeing up…

  • New York Power Authority officials negotiating with Alcoa, expect agreement ‘in very near future’

    New York Power Authority officials negotiating with Alcoa, expect agreement ‘in very near future’ MASSENA — New York Power Authority trustees have approved a preservation power allocation of 5,000 kilowatts to Arconic, Inc. in Massena, allowing them to maintain operations in Massena and retain at least 145 annual jobs.However,…

  • Apollo Restaurant to close on Dec. 29

    Apollo Restaurant to close on Dec. 29 WATERTOWN — The owners of the 30-year-old Greek eatery Apollo Restaurant in the Arsenal Plaza will close its doors after its final business day Dec. 29 Michelle Tinsley, who has co-owned it with her husband, William, for 11 years, said they were…