Watertown, NYmymalonetelegram.com

Blotter: Watertown city police activity for Wednesday, July 28

WATERTOWN — Kenneth F. Mallette, 52, of 816 Earl St., was charged by city police Tuesday with third-degree grand larceny. According to police records, between April 21 and June 18, Mr. Mallette stole multiple items, for a combined value of $18,337 from the Home Depot store in the city. According to police, Mr. Mallette walked out of the store on nine separate occasions with items in his cart he had not paid for.
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Watertown, NYinformnny.com

Watertown advances plans to build Popeyes at former Bob Evans site

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWTI) — A chain restaurant known for its southern-style fried chicken is coming to the North Country. During a Jefferson County Planning Board Meeting on Tuesday, July 27, county and town of Watertown officials discussed plans to build a Popeyes restaurant at the former Bob Evans restaurant site.
Fort Drum, NYinformnny.com

Doordash expands to restaurants on Fort Drum

FORT DRUM, N.Y. (WWTI) — Chain restaurants on Fort Drum will now be able for DoorDash. Beginning July 28 those on Fort Drum who would like their food delivered from restaurants on post can do so through DoorDash. This is exclusive for Fort Drum residents. Partnering restaurants will include Subway,...
Ogdensburg, NYinformnny.com

NNY Eats: Cam's Pizzeria in Ogdensburg

Pfizer says booster shot can help protect against variant. Boy Scout chaperone accused of placing hidden cameras in bathrooms at summer camp. Sunland Park Mayor discusses new border crossing project. Tracking the Tropics: What's the difference between hurricanes and typhoons?. Watertown advances plans to build Popeyes at former Bob Evans...
Fort Drum, NYinformnny.com

Fort Drum’s student chef team cooks up confidence for national competition

FORT DRUM, N.Y. — Fort Drum’s student chef team has been working hard to train for their upcoming national competition. The team consists of five culinary specialists from across the 10th Mountain Division. This group has been preparing since the beginning of May to compete at the American Culinary Federation National Competition in Orlando, Florida from August 2 to August 5.
Watertown, NYwwnytv.com

Send It To 7: Flower Power Gallery

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - We asked viewers to submit photos of their flowers and gardens to our Flower Power Gallery using Send It To 7. - Alivia Gilson sent a photo of a rose. - Robin Zahler provided a pic of Easter lilies. - Lori Houppert submitted a photo...
Chaumont, NYnny360.com

White Caps, The Cape wineries added to Seaway Wine Trail

CHAUMONT — Two more wineries were just added to the Thousand Islands-Seaway Wine Trail, representing even more variety for the north country’s developing wine industry. White Caps Winery in Chaumont and The Cape Winery in Cape Vincent were both added to the official wine trail, which now features seven wineries with these two additions.
Lewis County, NYRomesentinel.com

New store/eatery to open in North Country

LYONS FALLS — The public is invited to the grand opening of Deep Roots Market & Bistro, 3950 Route 12, on Wednesday, July 28, at 8 a.m., for an introduction to a new food experience in Lewis County. The new Market and Bistro will specialize in authentic North Country prepared...
Wellesley Island, NYinformnny.com

Thousand Islands Land Trust to explain St. Lawrence River ecosystems at upcoming day camp

WELLESLEY ISLAND, N.Y. (WWTI) — At an upcoming day camp, children will explore the relationship between land in the North Country and the waters of the St. Lawrence River. The Thousand Islands Land Trust and its partners are set to host its annual TILTKid’s Day Camp on August 6. Participating children and their parents, guardians and even grandparents will learn about healthy ecosystems while adventuring around Thousand Island Park on Wellesley Island.
Carthage, NYwwnytv.com

Shooting Traps for Volunteer Transportation Center trips

CARTHAGE, New York (WWNY) - The 9th annual Shootin’ Traps for Trips event was back raising money for the Volunteer Transportation Center!. The Carthage Rod and Gun Club hosted the 50 Bird Shoot fundraiser. There were several categories for more than 80 shooters to compete in and plenty of prizes....
Watertown, NYwwnytv.com

TV Dinner: Ploughman’s Lunch

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - This week, it’s more concept than recipe. Chef Chris Manning introduces us to a Ploughman’s Lunch. The idea goes back hundreds of years, when farmers would take their lunches out into the fields. They would have meat, some type of cheese, bread or crackers, fruit, and maybe pickles.
Chaumont, NYinformnny.com

North Country animal sanctuary, Garnsey’s Feral Acres, shares inspiration to expand

CHAUMONT, N.Y. (WWTI) — “You can’t make this stuff up:” This is a phrase that is commonly expressed at Garnsey’s Feral Acres located in the North Country. This 158-acre animal sanctuary is home to creatures of all shapes, sizes and backgrounds. Garnsey’s Feral Acres was started two years ago by North Country natives Jeff and Julie Garnsey, when they took in their first animals.
Clayton, NYinformnny.com

Bassmaster Elite Series returning to St. Lawrence River in 2022

CLAYTON, N.Y. (WWTI) — Only days after the conclusion of the Bassmaster Elite Series on the St. Lawrence River, tournament organizers confirmed that it will return to the region in 2022. On Tuesday, B.A.S.S. officials announced the full scheduled for the 2022 Bassmaster Elite Series. The top professional bass fishing...
Watertown, NYwwnytv.com

Your Turn: feedback on Heather Hill, labor shortage & haircut law

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - We spoke with a Watertown native who has been part of the battle over Confederate statues in Charlottesville, Virginia. Heather Hill says it was time the statues were removed:. Read a history book, woke liberal, and learn about the history of this country. Sue Whitmarsh.