Announcement ensures a united GOP in run-up to November’s general election
Ending months of speculation, Matt Doheny has endorsed Republican candidate Elise Stefanik in the race for New York's 21st District.
The State Police continue to investigate a fatal collision that has now claimed the life of one other person.
Eyewitnesses report instant flames, pilot trouble in single aircraft disaster
Three are dead following a single plane crash in Lake Placid this morning.
One person is dead and 55 have been taken to area hospitals after a tour bus overturned on Interstate 87 early Friday morning.
New York Appellate Division, Third Department issued a decision on July 3 to uphold the approvals by the Adirondack Park Agency (APA) for the 6,000-acre Adirondack Club and Resort project. Protect the Adirondacks filed a lawsuit with 29 allegations to challenge the legality of the approvals in March 2012.
Infant clings to life in Boston hospital
Two young children are dead and a third is clinging to life in a Boston hospital following a structure fire at 918 Clintonville Road in the Town of AuSable Tuesday evening.
Divers have recovered the body of the second swimmer who disappeared Thursday while swimming in the AuSable River.
Divers are continuing their search for a teen who disappeared Thursday, June 26 while swimming in “The Flume,” a popular swimming destination off Route 86 on the Ausable River.
German Shepard found in lake tethered to cinder block
The State Police in Tupper Lake are investigating an animal cruelty case that was reported on June 20 when an individual located a deceased German Shepherd in the water in Tupper Lake. The dog had a cinder block tied to its neck and appeared to have been intentionally drowned. Police estimated that this occurred sometime around the beginning of June.
Police have confirmed that the body of a 17-year-old Plattsburgh High School student was pulled from the Ausable River downstream of a popular swimming hole known as “The Flume.”
New York State Police were called to an incident at the third hole on the Cobble Hill Golf Course in Elizabethtown shortly after 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 18 when three golfers reported finding a male body.
ELIZABETHTOWN — Motorists are advised that Route 9 between Roaring Brook Lane and Simonds Hill Road in the hamlet of New Russia, Town of Elizabethtown, has been closed indefinitely due to a failing culvert underneath the road.
PLATTSBURGH — On July 10, 2012 at approximately 2:30 p.m., Plattsburgh Police Officers responded to a reported robbery at Walgreens Pharmacy located at 301 Cornelia Street, Plattsburgh. The suspect was described as a tall, thin white male in his twenties with short hair, wearing jeans, a hooded sweatshirt, a baseball hat and sunglasses. The robber threatened the use of a knife and demanded OxyContin.
ELIZABETHTOWN — Three area residents were arrested on felony drug charges in Elizabethtown on Tuesday. Authorities say this just a symptom of a larger opiate problem facing the North Country.
A poll by the Siena Research Institute shows New York State residents give Gov. Andrew Cuomo mixed grades. According to the poll there was slippage in Cuomo’s job performance and generic re-elect ratings. By a 64-28 percent margin, voters say Cuomo has been an effective governor. However, on seven of eight specific issues, only between 15 and 26 percent of voters said that issue has improved since Cuomo’s been governor, while between 24 and 45 percent of voters said it has gotten worse. The poll was based on the opinions of 813 registered voters. The poll asked about ensuring equal rights for New Yorkers, New York’s business climate, lessening corruption in state government, state government effectiveness, personal economic well-being, quality of public education, economic well-being of most New Yorkers, and fairness of the state’s tax policy.