Constable, NY, Dec 06, 2012 — Federal officials revealed frightening new details Wednesday about the activities of Israel Keyes, the serial killer who took his own life on Sunday in a jail in Anchorage, Alaska. Keyes is blamed for murdering a couple in Essex, Vt., last year.
FBI investigators now say Keyes also spent a significant amount of time here in the North Country, owning property in Franklin County and disposing of his murder weapons in St. Lawrence County.
The FBI says Keyes robbed a bank in Tupper Lake in 2009. He also claimed to have brought one of his victims to the North Country, hiding the body here in the region. Go to full article
Rensselaer, NY, Dec 06, 2012 — By his own account, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has stayed clear of the leadership fight in the state Senate.
Yesterday he endorsed the newly formed coalition between all of the chamber's Republican members, and five breakaway Democrats -- with some conditions. He says they must prove they can lead, with what he calls a "litmus test" of 10 issues. Go to full article
Fort Drum, NY, Dec 06, 2012 — The new road connecting Interstate 81 with Fort Drum's north gate on Route 11 opens today. It's designed to take traffic off the growing commercial areas outside the Army... Go to full article
Paul Smiths, NY, Dec 06, 2012 — Martha Foley and Dr. Curt Stager discuss cosmic rays. While many people may think cosmic rays only affect astronauts or satellites--objects in space--computers and other... Go to full article
Canton, NY, Dec 06, 2012 — "Readers and Writers" co-host Chris Robinson talks with Phil LaMarche about his book, American Youth. LaMarche is a professor of English at SUNY-Canton and directs the... Go to full article