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CHESTERFIELD | With a new year underway, and many new elected faces the Essex County Board of Supervisors, one long-time leader, Gerry Morrow, has closed a chapter here after 34 years in office. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | A local man was recently jailed after he allegedly violated protection orders and assaulted someone during a domestic dispute. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | In September 1884, the Circulating Library in Elizabethtown received formal charter from the state. Read more

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LEWIS | Christopher Bikowitz has been named the new assistant Essex County Jail administrator. Read more

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LEWIS | Sheriff David Reynolds has announced a new addition to his administration. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County Sheriff David Reynolds believes an early formative experience has instilled in him a moral compass as he takes control of the department. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A man convicted of killing his grandfather more than 20 years ago was arrested again after violating his parole, authorities said on Monday. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Authorities have located the man suspected of killing a Ticonderoga man last week. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Police are focusing their search on northern Franklin and St. Lawrence counties near the Canadian border for a suspect wanted in connection with the killing of William T. “Liam” Brown last Friday... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Jury selection began Monday for the murder trial of the man accused of killing a Moriah man. Read more

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Recently, on an extremely foggy night, a large crowd of people braved the night to celebrate the pending retirements of Undersheriff Michael Badger and Sheriff Richard Cutting. Read more

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WILMINGTON | Two teens joyriding in a stolen van led troopers in pursuit from Elizabethtown to Schroon on Wednesday. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Police charged an 18-year-old Ticonderoga man, who is a member of the volunteer fire department here, with arson Monday in connection with a barn fire at 7 McCaughin Rd. early Monday morning. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | County agencies are wondering aloud how patients and clients can be transported following a sting that took down Medicaid-funded taxi agencies last month. Read more

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MORIAH | An altercation that began in the bar at the Moriah Eagles Club on Sunday night ended with one person dead in the parking lot outside. Read more

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LEWIS | A traffic stop in Lewis led to a short ride for a Middlebury man to the Essex County Jail. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | A Ticonderoga man who may have had too much fun on St. Patrick’s Day is accused of trying to strangle his girlfriend. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Appellate Division of State Supreme Court reversed Shawn LaValley’s conviction for 2nd-degree assault resulting from a hunting accident in the Town of Moriah on Dec. 1, 2014. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga Town Police made two recent felony drug arrests as part of a continuing investigation into the town’s narcotics trafficking. Read more

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LEWIS |The hand-painted mural at the Essex County Public Safety Building takes up nearly an entire wall here. Read more

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