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Watertown school district hosting fire safety event

pWATERTOWN — The Watertown City School District is hosting a fire-safety awareness event on April 1 in the high school auditorium for community members./ppThe Sound the Alarm/Save a Life event will provide information regarding home fire escape plans, family drills ...

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Democrats guarantee Trump’s re-election

pI can never understand why politicians pass laws that they know are worthless and destroy the rights of our citizens. Such is the Red Flags laws./ppThe Fourth Amendment reads: “The right of the people to be secure in their persons, ...

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Ruling in Sandy Hook case could reveal gun manufacturer’s confidential marketing strategy for semi-automatic firearms

pHARTFORD, Conn. — From the day they stood together to announce their lawsuit in their Bridgeport, Conn., attorney’s office four years ago, a group of Sandy Hook parents have said the same thing — all they wanted was to learn ...

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Robert T. “Bob” Matthie Sr.

pSOUTH COLTON – Funeral services for 84 year old Robert T. “Bob” Matthie Sr., a resident of 456 A East Hill Road, South Colton, will be held Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 7 p.m. at the Buck Funeral Home in ...

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LaFargeville man charged with stolen property possession

pWATERTOWN — A LaFargeville man was accused of larceny by state police at 4:51 p.m. on Saturday./ppScott A. Clark, 55, was charged with misdemeanor fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property at 802 Mill St./ppHe was issued an appearance ticket returnable ...

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Rosemary T. Fazio

pRosemary T. Fazio, 93, of Watertown passed away at her home surrounded by family and under the care of Hospice on Sunday evening, March 17, 2019./pp Calling hours will be held at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown on Friday, March ...

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Clayton woman charged with intoxicated driving

pWILNA — A Clayton woman was charged with misdemeanor driving while intoxicated by state police at 5 p.m. on Sunday./ppPolice did not provide the blood alcohol content level of BobbieJo M. Garnsey, 33, but state law says a BAC of ...

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Adirondack Daily Enterprise: Reject shady environmental funding trick

p class=”mwc_blurb-editors_note”emThe following editorial appeared in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise on March 14:/em/ppSARANAC LAKE — If Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants more money for a particular state agency, then he should put more money for it in his budget proposal./ppIt’s really ...

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Sen. Schumer supports new IJC nominees, calls for confirmation vote

pU.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer has called for a confirmation vote for new U.S. commissioners for the International Joint Commission, which would end the limbo involving the commission’s leadership. /ppPresident Donald J. Trump nominated former New York Assemblywoman Jane L. ...

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Democrats pledged to lower health costs. They just haven’t figured out how.

pWASHINGTON — No issue animated the Democrats’ 2018 congressional campaigns like health care and the promises to expand access to insurance and to lower costs. But as House Democrats sit down to draft their vision of governance in the coming ...

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