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LEWIS | After over four decades of service to country and county, Essex County Sheriff Richard Cutting has decided it is time to move on. more

Dec 5, 2017 9:43 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Jail is getting a big electronics upgrade intended to make the operation more efficient and safe. more

Nov 15, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

TICONDEROGA | A Ticonderoga man has been charged with multiple sexual offenses. more

Sep 27, 2017 3:30 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — A pair of former Essex County Sheriff’s Department members were feted by the board of supervisors and Sheriff Richard Cutting. more

Aug 10, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

TICONDEROGA — Two men are in police custody after being accused of selling drugs in Ticonderoga. more

Jun 7, 2017 2:42 PM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — The end of Broad Street in the former Village of Port Henry will now be owned by Essex County. more

Jun 7, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

PORT HENRY – One of the men charged with burglarizing the Hague Post Office has now been arrested for allegedly breaking into the Champlain Best Wash in Port Henry. more

Jan 11, 2017 11:30 AM The Sun

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HAGUE – The Hague Post Office, Hague Solid Waste Transfer Station and St. Mary’s Church rectory in Ticonderoga were all burglarized over the weekend by an alleged trio arrested just hours later. more

Dec 20, 2016 12:00 PM The Sun

RAY BROOK — Four Essex County residents have been arrested for alleged drug sales. more

Oct 19, 2016 9:40 AM The Sun

TICONDEROGA — A Ticonderoga man has been arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated with a 7-year-old in the vehicle after colliding with a pickup truck in the Lewis rest area off I-87 Sunday night. more

Sep 14, 2016 10:38 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Former Essex County Corrections Officer Jeffrey Wallace, 33, was sentenced today (Thursday) for bringing drugs to an inmate at the Essex County Jail. more

Aug 25, 2016 4:24 PM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — State police scooped up a Florida fugitive Tuesday night in Elizabethtown. more

Jul 27, 2016 11:40 AM The Sun


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PORT HENRY — The Dollar General store set on fire by an alleged disgruntled employee has been deemed as unsalvageable by corporate headquarters. more

May 17, 2016 10:15 AM The Sun

PORT HENRY — The May 13 preliminary hearing in the arson case at the Dollar General Store here has been waived. more

May 13, 2016 12:10 PM The Sun


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John “Jack” Thompson accused of witness tampering, falsely reporting an incident more

Apr 25, 2016 2:44 PM The Sun

TICONDEROGA — A Ticonderoga man has been arrested and charged after he allegedly held a female acquaintance at gun point then shot himself to prove to her how much it would hurt. more

Mar 7, 2016 5:19 PM The Sun

New York’s battle against heroin is back in the headlines with a pair of heavy-duty developments in the drug world. more

Feb 17, 2016 6:00 AM Editorials


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Essex County Sheriff’s Department Major Thomas Murphy has been named Correction Officer of the Year by the New York State Sheriff’s Association. more

Feb 9, 2016 5:15 PM The Sun

SCHROON — On Tuesday, Aug. 4, at approximately 12:20 a.m., State Police conducted a traffic stop on a Hyundai Accent for failing to signal a turn onto Broad Street. more

Sep 3, 2015 5:30 AM The Sun

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