99 NEWS HEADLINES FOR WEDNESDAY, 1/13/10
NOTORIOUS REPEAT DRUNK DRIVER FACES NEW ALLEGATIONS--Timothy Liscum, 51 of Gouverneur was arrested Tuesday on a drunk driving charge. He served prison time for manslaughter related to a drunk driving crash that killed a 2-year-old back in the 80's, and was convicted of DWI in the early 90's. Liscum was not charged with a felony in the most recent case, because the previous conviction was not within the prescibed 10-year time frame. He was arraigned and jailed on 500 dollars bail.
GOUVERNEUR HOME LOST TO FIRE--The residence of Shawn and Nichole Sawyer and family received heavy damage Tuesday afternoon, however family belongings were saved and nobody was hurt. Two cats perished.
POTSDAM CHAMBER HIRES NEW EXEC; NEW BOARD PRESIDENT ELECTED--The Board hired Marylee Ballou, a longtime Chamber office assistant to serve as the new Director. Janice Adderley of the Copy Shop, who worked here at 99 Hits and WPDM in the early part of this decade as an advertising salesperson, was recetly elected Board President.
ALSO ONLINE TODAY....APA SUED BY ADIRONDACK COUNCIL OVER SNOWMOBILE REGULATIONS...MALONE HEROIN SUSPECT HAS CHARGES ADDED...OBPA EXEC SAYS COMPTROLLER 'ON TARGET' NAMING BRIDGE AS NEEDING IMPROVEMENT...AND MORE!
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