Local News in Jefferson County, New York
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Foundation Accepting Applications For Scholarships
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:25:50 -0800
The Northern New York Community Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications from residents of Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties.
Three-way race for York County's state senate seat draws money, attention
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 11:16:21 -0800
A retired master chief petty officer in the U.S. Navy, a state representative who worked for an adhesive manufacturer, and the head of a trash collection and recycling company all want to become York County's next state senator.
NY county's high divorce rate may be affected by Fort Drum
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 09:30:05 -0800
Jefferson County is home to some of the highest divorce rates per capita in New York, and some are connecting that figure to the military population of Fort Drum.
Anthony, Knicks enjoy easy 108-81 win over Jazz
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 20:40:49 -0800
NEW YORK — There's little margin for error, and the New York Knicks know it. They need a big finish to the regular season, and after the way they've started the last two games, maybe they have one in them. Carmelo Anthony scored 18 of his 29 points in the first quarter, sending the Knicks to a rare easy night in a 108-81 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday.
Jersey City man indicted for manslaughter in deadly Route 15 crash in Jefferson
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 07:18:07 -0800
A Jersey City man has been indicted on manslaughter and vehicular homicide charges related to an August accident on Route 15 South in Jefferson that resulted in the deaths of three passengers in his vehicle, according to the Morris County Prosecutor.
March coming in like a polar bear, how cold was it this morning?
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 02:02:35 -0800
Click the web story to get specific details about the cold wind chills and temperatures.
Griffo Says You Should Vote for Regents Leaders
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 17:37:25 -0800
State senator Joe Griffo is blaming the state Board of Regents for the problems many have with Common Core and is suggesting a new way of choosing these educational leaders.
Camrelo Anthony, Knicks enjoy easy 108-81 win over Jazz
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 20:10:59 -0800
NEW YORK — Carmelo Anthony scored 18 of his 29 points in the first quarter, sending the New York Knicks to a rare easy night in a 108-81 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday. Anthony added a season-high eight assists while playing just three quarters of a game that wasn't competitive for long after the opening tip. J.R. Smith had 17 points and Tyson Chandler finished with 16 points and 11 ...
Winter storm watch for all of CNY
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 02:18:42 -0700
A winter storm watch is in effect for all of upstate NY, including all of our area. Click here for details.
New York Bomb Sting Defendant Pleads Guilty in Rare Case
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 07:44:18 -0800
Jose Pimentel appears in Manhattan Criminal Court on November 25, 2011 in New York City. Jose Pimentel appears in Manhattan Criminal Court on November 25, 2011 in New York City.