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Marching down Washington Street for Armed Forces Day Parade

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Armed Forces Day is a day to celebrate all who serve, past and present. The City of Watertown celebrated with a parade. The parade went right down Washington Street Saturday morning. Several area fire departments, police departments, VFW’s, and marching bands were in attendance along with local lawmakers and legislators as hundreds of people lined the street in downtown Watertown.
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North Country community honors soldiers, veterans on Armed Forces Day

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWTI) —It’s no question that Fort drum has a strong impact on the North Country community, but on Saturday residents and soldiers were able to recognize the influence of military members both locally and across the nation in honor of Armed Forces Day. Soldiers and residents...

Car drives off Watertown bridge, into Black River, driver safe

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWTI) — The City of Watertown Fire Department has released details regarding a water rescue early Friday morning. According to the Fire Department, crews were dispatched at 5:41 a.m. on May 20 to a reported car in the Black River near the Eastern Boulevard Bridge in Watertown. Upon arrival, Watertown fire personnel found […]

Missing 14-year-old girl found safe

NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. – New Hartford police say 14-year-old Brooke Jobson, of Sherrill, was located safely in Watertown after she was reported missing on Monday. Police say Jobson was at dinner with her family at Red Lobster in New Hartford when she left on her own. Her family hadn’t heard from her since.

Watertown restaurant serves a last...lesson

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - The old “Ruby Tuesday” restaurant off Arsenal Street was demolished last month to make way for a Chick-fil-A. But before it was torn down, Watertown firefighters got inside for hands-on training in a building they didn’t have to preserve. They practiced cutting...

TV Dinner: Wild Leek Chowder

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - With a host of tasty ingredients, this recipe is a crowd pleaser. And, Chef Chris Manning tells us, it’s easy to make and great for spring weather. Wild Leek Chowder. 4 cups chicken broth. 1 cup diced wild leeks (white parts only) 1 cup...
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Thousand Islands Region Offers Great Vacations

The Iroquois called this area the Garden of the Great Spirit. During the Gilded Age it was the playground of the rich. Today you can enjoy a great family vacation or get away weekend easily. Make a point to include the Thousand Islands into your vacation plans and see why the area is so special.

Garage Sale

Large multi family garage sale going on Friday May 20 and Saturday May 21, 9am to 5pm both days at 10419 Second Road in Carthage. Childrens clothing in wide range of sizes (both boy and girl) Men and womens clothing size small to 2xl. Shoes for the family, Books, Toys,...

Henderson angler pulls in 3-foot pike on opening day

Timmy Forrester of Henderson caught this huge Lake Ontario northern pike on opening day while fishing with his buddies, brothers Dave and Anthony Zangari. Forrester used a Bomber Long A stick bait. The pike weighed 10.5 pounds and was 38-inches long. Congrats, Timmy!. Send us your fish pics. We want...

New York Angler Reels in State-Record Channel Catfish

Twenty-two year old Bailey Williams, an angler from Watertown, New York, caught a 35-pound channel catfish over the weekend. Biologists confirmed the fish as a New York state record on Sunday. Williams caught the channel cat in the Black River Marsh located outside Dexter, New York. The Watertown local was...

Clayton nominated for USA Today’s 2022 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards

CLAYTON, N.Y. (WWTI) — Vote for Clayton in a national travel award. The Village of Clayton has been nominated in USA Today’s 2022 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards. These awards highlight small towns with a population of fewer than 25,000. These towns often have thriving unique cultures...

WWNY Watertown man reels in record-breaking catfish

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TV Dinner: Mother’s Day brunch

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - If you want to treat mom for Mother’s Day, Chef Chris Manning has a couple great options. He prepares strata, which is sort of an Italian quiche, and a frittata. Both are easy for kids to help make and are perfect for a Mother’s Day brunch.

Your Stories: What’s happening to the swans at Sandy Pond?

SANDY CREEK, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Many of you have reached out to the Your Stories team outraged over swans being killed in the Sandy Pond area, and this isn’t the first time the invasive species has been a hot topic. NewsChannel 9 reached out to the New York...

Fitness with Jamie: adding resistance to plank exercises

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Fitness expert Jamie Kalk shows us core exercises that use a dumbbell to add resistance. She demonstrates exercises that are based on both a high plank and a side plank. You can see it all in the video above. You can email Jamie at