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  • Police: Man burns down own home

    Police: Man burns down own home ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — State police say a man burned down his own home in Pennsylvania. Fire officials responded to the blaze in Eldred Township around 3:15 p.m. Friday. The home was destroyed, and the 32-year-old homeowner acknowledged lighting a couch on fire…

  • Potsdam’s West Hydro Dam requires repairs

    Potsdam’s West Hydro Dam requires repairs POTSDAM — The village will be out at least $50,000 before repairs are completed on the West Hydro Dam. The parts will cost around $20,000 to replace, and each day the West Dam is not operating costs around $500, according to Village Administrator…

  • Potsdam’s West Hydro Dam requires repairs; cost could come around $50,000 for repairs and being unoperational

    Potsdam’s West Hydro Dam requires repairs; cost could come around ,000 for repairs and being unoperational POTSDAM — The village will be out at least $50,000 before repairs are completed on the West Hydro Dam. The parts will cost around $20,000 to replace, and each day the West Dam…

  • Clarkson occupational therapy grad student lives among elderly

    Clarkson occupational therapy grad student lives among elderly CANTON — A Clarkson University graduate student is literally immersed in her love of geriatrics.Rebecca Brogan, a first-year student in Clarkson’s Occupational Therapy graduate program, has become a fixture at the Maplewood Campus at 205 State Street Road in Canton, and…

  • Emmanuel Congregational Church renovating sanctuary

    Emmanuel Congregational Church renovating sanctuary WATERTOWN — Emmanuel Congregational United Church of Christ at 119 S. Hamilton St. has been a local place of worship for over 100 years.While the church’s gothic-style exterior has remained strong, the interior was in dire need of renovation.The ceilings of the sanctuary, where…

  • Solar developer garners siting approvals

    Solar developer garners siting approvals CLAYTON — A Toronto solar developer can pursue state incentives for its 20-megawatt community solar project after receiving local siting approvals. OYA Solar Inc. wants to build four arrays, each one 5 megawatts, with a combined 88,000 panels spanning five properties between Robinson Road…

  • 10th Mountain finds a Twitter mom

    10th Mountain finds a Twitter mom The 10th Mountain Division has recently acquired a mother — a 25-year-old first lieutenant public affairs officer who runs a popular anonymous Twitter page under the handle @LadyLovesTaft — or, to her followers, just Lady. The relationship began a few weeks ago when…

  • Lewis County snowmobile crash claims life of 18-year-old

    Lewis County snowmobile crash claims life of 18-year-old MONTAGUE — An 18-year-old snowmobiler is dead after a crash in the town Sunday.State police responded to Flat Rock Road about 11:15 a.m. on a report of a serious injury snowmobile accident.Luke A. Tyrrell was eastbound on Flat Rock Road —…