Watertown, NYwwnytv.com

Watertown man, accused of rape, acquitted on all but one charge

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - A Watertown man who was indicted on 15 criminal counts, including rape, sexual abuse and unlawful imprisonment, has been acquitted on all but one charge. Jonathan Melendez was on trial in Jefferson County Court this week. According to his lawyer, John Hallett, Melendez was found...
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Billy Fuccillo, “Huge” car dealer, has died

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Billy Fuccillo, whose trademark “It’s gonna be huuuuge” slogan made him a star in the crowded world of auto dealerships, has died. Fuccillo’s death was reported by multiple media outlets Friday morning. CNY Central in Syracuse reported Fuccillo died at his home in Florida after months of declining health.
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Oswego County, NYnny360.com

Blotter: Oswego County police activity as of Friday, June 18

Douglas W. Bradford, 28, of 24 Birch Ln., Scriba, second-degree criminal contempt, May 30, held to await arraignment in CAP Court. Richard W. Champion, 37, of 3119 County Route 4, Volney, bench warrant, June 1, arraigned in the Oswego County CAP Court. Amber L. Gristwood, 27, of 285 Blumer Road,...
Castorland, NYwwnytv.com

Castorland Fire Company unveils new home

CASTORLAND, New York (WWNY) - After two years and $930,000, the Castorland Fire Company has a new home. It has offices, a radio room, showers for firefighters and a heavy duty washer to clean gear. For the first time, there’s a fully-equipped kitchen, and that means the community can rent...
Watertown, NYnny360.com

Blotter: Watertown police activity for Wednesday, June 16

WATERTOWN — Ann M. Laparr, 54, of 112 N. Hamilton St., was charged by city police Tuesday with second-degree harassment and second-degree criminal trespassing. Police say that at about 7:30 p.m., Ms. Laparr allegedly entered 212 N. Hamilton St. and struck Ashley Laparr in the shoulders with both fists clenched.
Mexico, NYiheartoswego.com

Yankee, Trimble Top ‘Resilient’ MACS Class of 2021, Ceremony Open To All

Hard work, dedication and an affinity for robotics are among many of the common ties for this year’s Mexico High School Class of 2021 valedictorian and salutatorian. Tyler Yankee and Lyle Trimble, the valedictorian and salutatorian respectively, will both speak at commencement next week and offered kind words, heartfelt encouragement and spoke highly of their fellow classmates alongside whom they have persevered through so much together.
Oswego County, NYiheartoswego.com

Upstate Hearing Solutions Grand Opening And Ribbon Cutting

Upstate Hearing Solutions Inc. was recognized recently with a grand re-opening and ribbon cutting. Megan Beck and her father, Clayton Andrews, changed corporations back in early 2021 which has led to this occasion, as Megan Beck is now co-owner and the official face of Upstate Hearing Solutions Inc. Ms. Beck...
Watertown, NYwwnytv.com

Friday Sports: Watertown Rapids battle Geneva on the mound

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - The Watertown Rapids played at the Alex T. Duffy Fairgrounds Friday night as they hosted the Geneva Red Wings. The Rapids looking for their 4th straight win as they hosted Geneva for the only time this season. At the top of the 1st, Geneva got...
Rodman, NYnny360.com

Rodman trailer total loss after fire

RODMAN — A trailer is a total loss after it burned to the ground Friday morning on Pork Hill Road. The Rodman Fire Department was called to the scene in the town of Rodman at about 12:24 a.m. Friday for a fire at the trailer that had no one inside. The trailer was almost burned to the ground by the time firefighters arrived on scene, Rodman Fire Chief Joshua Main said.
Lowville, NYwwnytv.com

Lowville Village Concert Series

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - The Village of Lowville will be hosting a Summer Concert Series with funding provided by Pratt Northam. The music will take place on Tuesday nights from 5-8 PM through August 24th. Music will be at Veterans Park. In the event of rain TBD. Currently bands...
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Free Tours of the State Capitol

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES REOPENING OF NEW YORK STATE CAPITOL. Empire State Plaza Complex Including the Capitol, Legislative Office Building to Reopen to the Public June 18. Free Tours of Capitol and Empire State Plaza Return. Tour Restrictions Lifted as 70% of Adult New Yorkers Have...