Barnes Corners, NY


Tenants displaced after Watertown condemns duplex

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - We’re still seeing effects from Sunday’s record-setting rain. A Watertown duplex has been condemned and its 6 tenants are displaced. On top of that, it has pitted residents against the landlord. Tenants at 639 Emerson Street have their lives laid out on the lawn. Earlier...
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Officials release name of man found dead in Rodman fire

RODMAN, New York (WWNY) - Officials have released the name of the person who was found dead Monday in a fire in Rodman. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office identifies the victim as 66-year-old Mark Sweet of Curtis Apartments, Watertown. Officials say Sweet owned and previously lived at the home that...
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Oswego County,

Adopt A Pet Today: S'mores, Full of Spunk

This little piggie is the whole package... She is great with people of all ages and loves attention, she tells you with her whisper-squeaker. She's petite at 2 years old and is chock full o' spunk and fun!. If you are interested in adopting, you can download an Adoption Application...

Poker Run, Bassmasters Elite Series to overlap on St. Lawrence River in 2022

CLAYTON, N.Y. (WWTI) — In just under a year, the streets of Clayton will be lined with some of the top race boat drivers and anglers in the country. The Bassmasters Elite Series fishing tournament and the 1000 Islands International Charity Poker Run will be held in Clayton mid-July next summer. The events are set to overlap with Bassmasters to be held July 14 through July 17, 2021, and the Poker Run to be held July 14 through July 16.

Close to half million bees removed from home

PHILADELPHIA (CNN) - One Pennsylvania couple spent $12,000 in order to remove close to a half million bees from their home. The Weavers said they knew there were bees in the walls of the 150-year-old farmhouse they bought near Philadelphia in December. The previous homeowner disclosed it in a note.

Celebrate National Farmers Market Week in the North Country

NORTH COUNTRY, N.Y. (WWTI) — National Farmers Week is the first week of August, and there’s plenty of ways to celebrate in the North Country. According to the United States Department of Agriculture, farmers markets provide a unique entry point for new farmers and ranchers. They say by selling directly to the consumer, they can provide higher returns for farmers and ranchers, making their business overall more successful.
Henderson Harbor,

August 7: Poker Run for Hospice

Where: Henderson Harbor Yacht Club, 8397 Cornell Road, Henderson Harbor. When: August 7, 12:45 p.m. arrival, race begins at 1:00 p.m. Details: $20 per boat. Register at the Henderson Harbor Yacht Club or call Corliss Kaiser at 315-292-8276 or sign up the day of the race.
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Mike’s Pig Pen closing after eight years

WATERTOWN — The owner of Mike’s Pig Pen says COVID-19 killed his business. Mike A. Cornell, who has operated the roadside restaurant since 2013, is closing the outer Washington Street hamburger joint next Friday. “The days of COVID and masks did it,” he said, adding people were just scared to...
Oswego County,

Adopt A Pet Today: Carson Wants To Snuggle

No matter how hard he plays, this kitten is always ready to unwind and relax with his favorite people. If you are interested in adopting, you can download an Adoption Application from our Adopt A Pet webpage. You can email us your completed application and any questions to [email protected]

Bait drop helps vaccinate animals against rabies

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Local and federal officials have started distributing oral rabies baits around the north country this week. The baits are being distributed by hand and will also be dropped from low-flying planes, weather permitting. The bait is typically dropped in wooded areas where you can find...

TV Dinner: Szechuan Shrimp

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Chef Chris Manning shows us how to make Szechuan Shrimp. He presented it as a salad for the segment, but it can also be served over rice or noodles. You can also use the sauce for chicken or pork. Szechuan Shrimp. - 8 tablespoons water.