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AUSABLE FORKS | State Police said Magen Goyette, 30, of AuSable Forks died of wounds sustained in a roadway shooting here early Wednesday morning. 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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PLATTSBURGH | An enthusiastic audience at the spacious Strand Center Theatre in Plattsburgh was told Saturday night that, for the first time since 1929, a film had sold out the house. Read more

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WEST CHAZY | A man suspected of killing his grandmother last November was arraigned in Clinton County Court on Jan. 15 and charged in connection with her death. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The film “Garrow” will be screened at the Strand Center Theatre at 25 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 at 8 p.m. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | With the New Year on the horizon, it’s time to take a look at the top stories of 2018. 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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ELIZABETHTOWN | A jury has found Cody Cutting guilty of second degree manslaughter in the shooting death of Derek “Boomer” Sprague in April. 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 | A single gunshot killed Derek "Boomer" Sprague on April 22, according to Medical Examiner Dr. Michael Sikirica, a forensic pathologist at Albany Medical Center. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Testimony at Essex County Court entered a second day with recollections from witnesses present at Eagles Club ahead of a fatal shooting in Moriah last April. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Opening remarks and testimony from four witnesses framed day three of the murder case being tried in Essex County Court. 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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PLATTSBURGH | No indictment was handed down in the case of a 14-year-old charged with fatally stabbing a West Chazy  man in October. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | As the region gears up for the premiere of Showtime’s “Escape at Dannemora” this week, the miniseries isn’t the only media revisiting the notorious prison break which terrified local residents and riveted the nation’s attention. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The escape from Clinton Correctional Facility by two convicted murders in 2015 immediately drew comparisons to Hollywood capers like the “Shawshank Redemption.” Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Fire safety is important. Shawn Simons and Alvaro Llanos have the scars to prove it. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A tape of the emergency 911 call placed after a shooting at the Adirondack Eagles Club in Moriah last April was played in court Friday. Read more

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FORT EDWARD | A Washington County grand jury has indicted a Ticonderoga teen for killing his friend with a machete in July during a dispute over a girl. Read more

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