99 NEWS HEADLINES FOR MONDAY, 1/18/10...misty weather conditions cause some black ice on area roadways; drive carefully...
CANTON MAN STRUCK BY CAR, RECOVERING IN VERMONT--Canton Police say 73-year-old Donald Adams of the Riverside Drive hi-rise was struck by an east-bound car in the cross-walk at the intersection of Main Street and Riverside Drive about 5:15 Saturday afternoon. The car was driven by 29-year-old Jamie Bennett of Colton. Adams was transported by Canton Rescue to Canton-Potsdam Hospital, then transferred to Fletcher-Allen Health Care in Burlington, Vermont. Hi-rise residents told 99 News last night Adams received a broken pelvis. The investigation is ongoing; charges are pending.
COLTON MAN CHARGED WITH FELONY FOR POTSDAM BAR CODE FRAUD--Sheriff's Deputies arrested 25-year-old John Nesbitt of Mud Pond Rd. Sunday on a felony count of third degree burglary and a misdemeanor petit larceny charge alleging he took the UPC off a 500-dollar camera and switched it with a 170-dollar camera at the Potsdam Wal-Mart, from which he was ordered to stay away. Nesbitt was arraigned and released to probation until future court dates.
FAULTY CHIMNEY CAUSES LISBON FIRE--Fire trucks rolled to 472 Murphy Road Friday night. Damage to the residence of Susan Sattler was termed 'extensive,' and covered by insurance.
ALSO ONLINE TODAY...SUNY CANTON, POTSDAM PRESIDENTS PRAISE PROPOSED HIGHER ED REFORMS...DARREL AUBERTINE ON M-L-K, HOGANSBURG XTC SMUGGLER DAYLAN ADAMS SENTENCED TO 3 YEARS IN PRISON...LEGISLATOR DAN GIRARD GETS NO POINTS ON LICENSE IN PLEA DEAL FOR STRIKING LEGISLATOR LAURA PERRY'S VEHICLE..
Frederick LaBrake--77--Potsdam. Services 10am Wednesday at St.Mary's Church, Potsdam. Calling hours at Garner Funeral Home, Potsdam Tuesday 2-4, 7-9pm
Iva Ramsdell--96--Potsdam. Services Friday 11am at Seymour Funeral Home, Potsdam. Calling hours Thursday 2-4, 7-9pm