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14-year-old dies after bike crash Tuesday

DEXTER, New York (WWNY) - Police confirm the 14-year-old boy that collided with a pickup truck and trailer last week has died. Police say 14-year-old Caleb Weygandt was riding his bike on Liberty Street in Dexter last Tuesday when he ran into the path of a truck and trailer at the intersection of Liberty and Lakeview Drive.
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8 sent to the hospital in Town of Ellisburg crash

TOWN OF ELLISBURG, New York (WWNY) - Eight people were sent to the hospital after a two-car crash in the Town of Ellisburg. Crews were called to State Route 3 near Southwick Beach State Park around 2:30 PM. Police say a car was going through an intersection when it failed...

Traffic advisory: Outer South Massey Street in Watertown

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Part of South Massey Street in Watertown will be down to one lane for about a month. City DPW crews will be working on outer South Massey from Greensview Drive to the city limits starting Tuesday. Officials say they encourage drivers to take other routes.

The Rock Closet finds new home

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - It was set to close Friday unless it found a new home - and a new home has been located. The Rock Closet, operating on State Street in Watertown, is a place to go when people need free clothing. A few weeks ago, those who...

Blast From the Past: 2002 goose drive

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - This week on Blast From the Past, we go back to July 2002 for a goose drive. Watch the story by then reporter John Friot on Friday on 7 News this Evening at 6 p.m.

Watertown Farm & Craft Market: Keith Young Engraving

ABC50 and the Watertown Farm & Craft Market are highlighting vendors at the local market through the summer season. Check out Keith Young Engraving and visit the Watertown Farm & Craft Market each Wednesday through October 5.

Fitness with Jamie: A workout in Chaumont

CHAUMONT, New York (WWNY) - Fitness expert Jamie Kalk joins her son’s workout in Chaumont. They do a circuit that involves tire flips, ball bounces, a kettle bell lift, a sprint, and pushups. You can see how it’s done in the video above. You can always email Jamie...

Pet Of The Week: Eagle

OSWEGO – Eagle is looking for freedom to live and love a new family forever! She’s also looking for comfy places to nap. Do you have the right chair, couch, or bed?. If you are interested in adopting, you can download our Adoption Application at You can email us your completed application and any questions to [email protected]!

No, Grandma Brown’s Baked Beans has not reopened

(WYSR-TV) — A tasty rumor on social media has led a few of you to reach out to the Your Stories Team asking us to spill the beans on Grandma Brown’s Baked Beans. Dana Pattington wrote: I heard Grandma Brown’s has started production again. Any timeline on when they will hit store shelves and make […]

Master gardeners give back by nourishing community

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - “This is a Cornell Cooperatie Extension garden for growing produce that we donate to the Urban Mission’s food bank,” master gardener Laura Oakes said. “We have a whole litany of different vegetables, everything from tomatoes, kohlrabi. We have herbs, different fruits. I’m working on strawberries right now.”

Powerball ticket worth $50,000 sold in Oswego bar

The New York Lottery has announced a third prize-winning Powerball ticket, worth $50,000, was sold in Oswego over the weekend. The prize-winning ticket was purchased at Cheap Seats Sports Bar & Grill on Hillside Avenue in Oswego, according to the New York Lottery. The winning numbers for the Powerball drawing...