The Heart Of The North Country
Audio Features from 99 Hits FM, Potsdam, NY
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99 News for 5/22/12
99 NEWS FOR TUESDAY, 5/22/12
POTSDAM TRUSTEES TAKE ALMOST AN HOUR OF PUBLIC COMMENTS ON POLICE STAFFING--The Board is considering whether or not to fill two vacancies in the department--a patrol officer and a sergeant. The room was filled beyond capacity Monday night as Trustees took public input--a vast majority in favor of filling the two posts. The main concern a majority of Trustees has is the lifetime cost of benefits for a police officer who retires in the 40-year age range and may live for 40 years or more. Public comments were to the effect the amount of crime in the Village--and the increasing amount of serious crimes involving drugs and weapons--merits keeping full staff on board.
ALSO ONLINE TODAY.....
CANTON MAN ARRESTED FOR ALLEGEDLY SHOWING PORN TO HIS UNDERAGE DAUGHTER, 42-YEAR-OLD MARK COZINO OF US HIGHWAY 11 CHARGED WITH ENDANGERING THE WELFARE AND RELEASED TO PROBATION
FORT DRUM SOLDIER 32-YEAR-OLD KEVIN YAW OF GOUVERNEUR CHARGED WITH FELONY CRIMINAL MISCHIEF AND OTHER COUNTS RELATED TO ALLEGED DOMESTIC VIOLENCE--YAW ALLEGEDLY PULLED HIS WIFE'S HAIR AND BROKE HER CELL PHONE. YAW ARRAIGNED AND REOEASED TO PROBATION, THEN TURNED OVER TO M-P'S
NEW CELL PHONE SCAM GOING AROUND POTSDAM--PEOPLE ARE GETTING TEXTS SAYING "YOU HAVE WON A WAL-MART SHOPPING SPREE," SIMILAR TO THE "GIFT CARD" SCAM
"FALL ISLAND VOCAL ARTS SEMINAR" WITH CRANE ALUM STEPHANIE BLYTHE TO INCLUDE PUBLIC MASTER-CLASSES AND RECITALS OF AMERICAN ART SONG