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ELIZABETHTOWN | The pathway behind Essex County Court cuts beyond the sidewalk through close-clipped grass to the busy court parking lot. more

Sep 22, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN | A former Town of Minerva employee who used municipal coffers as her personal bank account for two years has been sentenced to 1 1/3 to 4 years in state prison and ordered to pay restitution... more

Sep 12, 2017 5:05 PM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — A former town of Minerva employee who used municipal coffers as her personal bank account for two years has pleaded guilty to three charges related to the thefts. more

Aug 10, 2017 2:54 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Numbers for the county’s assigned counsel program are escalating, and show no sign of plateauing. more

Apr 25, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — A state supreme court judge has ordered Essex County to release electronic ballot scans and cast vote records from the 2015 local elections more

Feb 1, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

Should counties be put in a situation where they need to be the decision making body in matters of election law? more

Oct 12, 2016 9:14 AM Letters to the Editor


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County is litigating a Freedom of Information Law request for the examination of ballots cast in last year’s general election. more

Oct 4, 2016 10:41 AM The Sun

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Shawn LaValley, of Mineville, sentenced to seven years in state prison for 2014 hunting incident more

Aug 17, 2016 4:29 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — The county may be poised to see big savings in criminal court costs if Gov. Andrew Cuomo signs the indigent defense bill approved by the state legislature last month. more

Jul 21, 2016 6:00 AM 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


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John “Jack” Thompson, the former Westport Central teacher accused of secretly filming students at his Willsboro home, accepted a plea bargain on Thursday and pled guilty to four felony counts of unlawful surveillance in the second degree. more

Mar 17, 2016 2:03 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County Judge Richard Meyer has successfully fought back a challenge from his opponent, Brian Barrett, to appear on the Conservative Party’s ballot line in next month’s general election. more

Oct 23, 2015 1:35 PM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — Ahead of next month's general election, more than a dozen state, local and federal representatives have endorsed Essex County Judge Richard Meyer and Essex County Clerk Joseph Provoncha. more

Oct 20, 2015 2:50 PM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — As the two candidates for county judge remain entrenched in combat, challenger Brian Barrett is sharpening his attacks on the incumbent, Judge Richard Meyer. more

Oct 2, 2015 6:30 AM The Sun


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TICONDEROGA — As he runs to retain his seat, Judge Richard Meyer says life on the stump has reminded him of how kind, welcoming and friendly people in Essex County are. more

Sep 30, 2015 7:00 AM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN – The opening of six absentee ballots on Friday has given Judge Richard Meyer a single-vote lead over Brian Barrett. more

Sep 18, 2015 3:06 PM The Sun

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