99 NEWS HEADLINES FOR SATURDAY, 3/19/11
POTSDAM WOMAN IN 'CRITICAL' CONDITION AFTER PARKING LOT LOADER ACCIDENT--27-year-old Erin Freitag is in Fletcher-Allen Health Care in Burlington, Vermont with life-threatening injuries received when she was backed over a Village DPW front-end loader in the parking lot of the Prosh Building in downtown Potsdam early Friday morning. Police continue to investigate; they believe at this time DPW is not at fault.
MASSENA MAN JAILED WITHOUT BAIL FOR VIOLATING RELEASE TERMS--Massena Police picked up 21-year-old Scott Donnelly at his Water Street home Friday night on a St.Lawrence County Court bench warrant. The original charge is 3rd degree attempted burglary. Further details unavailable.
POTSDAM POLICE MAKE TWO SERIOUS DWI ARRESTS THURSDAY AND FRIDAY--48-year-old Thomas Anderson of Parishville was charged Thursday night with Aggravated DWI after he allegedly passed through a red light in the Village of Potsdam and was found to have an alleged BAC of .26%. 23-year-old Rebecca Coffey was charged with Aggravated DWI after she allegedly registered .19% early Friday. Both drivers were released on court tickets.
FIREFIGHTERS FROM BOMBAY, FORT COVINGTON, HOGANSBURG AND WESTVILLE PROVIDE MUTUAL AID FOR EARLY FRIDAY MORNING BLAZE AT A CAMP JUST OVER THE BORDER IN CHEMIN DE DUNDEE CENTRE, QUE. NO INJURIES REPORTED
CANTON MAN CHARGED WITH FELONY CRIMINAL MISCHIEF AFTER ALTERCATION AT A RESIDENCE OFF ROUTE 310; 21-YEAR-OLD NICHOLAS ARCHETKO RELEASED ON COURT TICKET
HOGANSBURG MAN CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED DWI AFTER POTSDAM TRAFFIC STOP, 22-YEAR-OLD RARIHWENHAWI LAFRANCE RELEASED ON COURT TICKETS, ALLEGED BAC .20%
ST.LAWRENCE COUNTY CHAMBER FISHCAP PROGRAM GETTING HELP FROM CLARKSON GRAD STUDENTS WITH ASSESSING FISHING INDUSTRY INFRASTRUCTURE
SARANAC LAKE NOMINATED IN "WORLD FISHING NETWORK" CONTEST AS "BEST PLACE TO FISH IN THE US".
STATE BRUSH-BURNING BAN IN EFFECT NOW THROUGH MAY 14TH
ST.LAWRENCE COUNTY MAPLE GURU HUGH NEWTON OF HANNAWA SAYS SOIL QUALITY MAJOR FACTOR IN SYRUP COLOR. A REMINDER ABOUT THE VERY POPULAR PANCAKE BREAKFAST SUNDAY 7-11AM AT HIGH FALLS LODGE IN COLTON PUT ON WITH HELP FROM THE COUNTY MAPLE PRODUCERS' ASSOCIATION AS PART OF 'MAPLE WEEKEND'.
Doris Laramay--77--Norwood. Services 10am Monday at St.Andrew's Church, Norwood. Calling hours at Buck Funeral Home, Norwood Sunday 2-4, 7-9pm