CARTHAGE — Residents got their first look Tuesday at what a potential missile defense site at Fort Drum could mean for the region: a facility costing as much as $4 billion to build that would create as many as 1,800 permanent jobs.
WATERTOWN — A father of four known for shouldering more than his share of the burden at work was killed in an industrial accident Monday afternoon at New York Air Brake when he became trapped under heavy equipment he was helping to move.
HEUVELTON — A puppy was used to lure two Heuvelton sisters into a car by the two kidnap suspects who allegedly held the girls captive for 24 hours and are now behind bars facing charges, according to an aunt of the victims.
POTSDAM — Although they were not quite on the rooftop, village police officers still joined volunteers and athletes Monday at the Dunkin’ Donuts on Market Street to show their support for the Special Olympics.
Families who operate roadside vegetable stands say they’re being more careful of strangers in the wake of last week’s kidnapping of two Heuvelton girls, but they haven’t stopped selling freshly picked produce because of the ordeal.