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PLATTSBURGH | Ben Stiller’s production company is footing the bill for traffic control costs associated with filming their mini-series around the county last month. more

Nov 1, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

RAY BROOK | Just two years after a pair of convicted killers broke out of Clinton Correctional in a sophisticated escape plot, interest in the caper is surging. more

Sep 26, 2017 7:30 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — Jason Camoy had always wanted to be a corrections officer. more

Jul 25, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

ALBANY — When you are at the center of a national story that plays out like a Hollywood movie, you’re going to get noticed. more

Aug 4, 2016 11:00 AM The Sun


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CADYVILLE — The Cadyville Volunteer Fire Department is looking forward to its second attempt of the 50th annual Cadyville Field Day this Sunday. more

Jun 10, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

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Systemic failures, chronic complacency led to prison break, says scathing report issued one year to the day after escape more

Jun 6, 2016 4:44 PM The Sun

RAY BROOK — Members of the New York State Police Troop B held a Memorial Service to honor the lives of 13 Troopers who gave their life in the line of duty. more

May 26, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH — Award winning local author Lawrence Gooley will be giving a presentation called “Escape From Dannemora: Breakouts, Tortures and Violence in Clinton Prison’s Past” on Monday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. more

Dec 4, 2015 9:30 AM The Sun

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Nov 13, 2015 12:15 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — The prison employee who helped two convicted murderers in their daring escape from a maximum security prison in June was sentenced to 2 1/3 to seven years in prison on Monday. more

Sep 28, 2015 12:29 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH/DANNEMORA — While community members stayed in their homes in fear, Damian Battinelli jumped in his car and followed and documented the search through photos of Richard Matt and David Sweat. more

Sep 5, 2015 6:00 AM The Sun


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Captured convict David Sweat made his first court appearance today on charges related to his escape from Clinton Correctional Facility earlier this summer. more

Aug 20, 2015 1:57 PM The Sun

Saranac Central School District will receive full state aid, despite having fewer school days due to the search for the two escaped Clinton Correctional Facility inmates David Sweat and Richard Matt. more

Aug 19, 2015 11:00 AM The Sun


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In June, C. Jefferson Hall found himself glued to the tube watching the prison break unfold. more

Aug 12, 2015 3:00 PM The Sun

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