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Felts Mills Fineview Fishers Landing
Fort Drum Great Bend Henderson
Henderson Harbor La Fargeville Limerick
Lorraine Mannsville Natural Bridge
Philadelphia Pierrepont Manor Plessis
Redwood Rodman Sackets Harbor
Theresa Thousand Island Park Three Mile Bay
Watertown Wellesley Island Glen Park
Thousand Isle Peak Oxbow Woodville
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News in Jefferson County, New York
State Orders 3 Jefferson County Stores To Stop Selling Certain Clothes
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:53:22 -0700
New York's attorney general has told 46 thrift shops, including three in Jefferson County, to stop selling children's garments with drawstrings.
A sampling of editorials from around New York
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:13:38 -0700
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Times on its decision not to endorse Gov. Andrew Cuomo or challenger Zephyr Teachout in the Democratic primary for governor.
Jefferson State activists to deliver declarations to Capitol
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 07:44:08 -0700
Representatives of the State of Jefferson movement plan to submit two declarations Thursday from Modoc and Siskiyou counties to withdraw from the State of California, according to a press release received Monday.
Route 11 In Pulaski To Be Closed For Drainage Repairs
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:55:26 -0700
The New York State Department of Transportation is alerting motorists in Oswego County that a portion of Route 11 in the village of Pulaski will be closed in early to mid September and again in late October/early November for unexpected repairs to two drainage structures. Continue reading →
The greening of New Jersey
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:33:59 -0700
Readers are invited to check out an interactive map to see the green in their communities.
Contract Worker Dies In New York Air Brake Accident
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:53:40 -0700
Watertown police identified the person killed Monday afternoon in an accident at New York Air Brake as Christopher Getman, 28.
Jewish Law Symposium Sept. 22 in Whippany
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:13:12 -0700
HANOVER TWP. ‑ Chabad of South East Morris County will host its Eighth Annual Jewish Law Symposium beginning at 5 p.m. Monday Sept. 22 at the Birchwood Manor, 111 Jefferson Road in Whippany.
New York suburbs hit by flash floods after record rainfall
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:54:02 -0700
By Laila Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) - More than a foot of rain hit parts of New York's Long Island on Wednesday, enough to set a preliminary state record, triggering flash floods and swamping cars on major roads that were turned into rivers during the morning rush hour. A total of 13.26 inches (33 cm) of precipitation was measured at MacArthur Airport in Islip. Heavy rainfall coupled with the ...
NYS Dept. of Labor: Fewer Northern New Yorkers are unemplyed
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:32:56 -0700
The pattern of unemployment continued in the month of July for Northern New York, jobless numbers were down compared to where they where a year ago. The latest numbers were released Tuesday by the New York State Department of Labor. Jefferson County's unemployment rate was 7.3% last month, down from 8.7% during the same time last year. Lewis County's rate was 7.1%, down from 8.5%. St. Lawrence ...
US names New York test site for small drones
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:57:00 -0700
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced Thursday a fifth test site for small drones, as it continues to hammer out regulations for their use in US airspace. In a statement, the FAA said researchers at Griffiss airport in Rome, upstate New York would focus on the use of unmanned aerial vehicles, or UAVs, in agricultural applications. "The safe integration of unmanned aircraft into the ...