Northern New York Newspapers
Watertown Daily Times
The Journal
Daily Courier-Observer
NNY Ads
NNY Business
NNY Living
Malone Telegram
Thu., Jul. 10
ADVERTISE WITH US SUBSCRIBE
Serving the communities of Jefferson, St. Lawrence and Lewis counties, New York
In print daily. Online always.
Related Stories

Carthage Rescue Squad raises $2,700 in auction

ARTICLE OPTIONS
A A
print this article
e-mail this article

CARTHAGE — Items big and small were donated to the inaugural Carthage Area Rescue Squad auction, which was held June 1 and raised $2,700.

“It went pretty well for the first year,” rescue squad member Joshua Crump said.

The proceeds will be used to purchase a battery charger system for power stretchers in the ambulances.

Mr. Crump thanked Gamble Distributors, which donated a Troy-Bilt push mower/mulcher. It sold for more than $200. Other big-ticket items included a camper, going for $600, and a boat for $250.

Mr. Crump said the squad plans to make the auction an annual event, but will not have it coincide with the annual community sales, in order to increase bidder turnout.

Connect with Us
WDT News FeedsWDT on FacebookWDT on TwitterWDT on InstagramWDT for iOS: iPad, iPhone, and iPod touchWDT for Android
Showcase of Homes
Showcase of Homes