Limerick, 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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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.
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.

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...
Fort Drum,

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.

PHOTOS: Iconic Crystal Restaurant’s makeover finally complete

WATERTOWN — The Crystal Restaurant facade work was completed Wednesday when the eatery’s name was painted on the front of the Public Square building. Last week, the iconic sign, which had been gone for two years while the exterior of the city’s oldest restaurant underwent a major facelift, was restored to its glory as well.

10 ways to eat your wings on Nat. Chicken Wing Day

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWTI) — Although this may be cause for debate, there are many different ways to eat chicken wings. National Chicken Wing Day is July 29, so if you’re getting bored of your normal routine, here are 10 different ways to eat your wings on the day celebrating the New York food icon.

Fitness with Jamie: working the upper body

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - It’s time to work those arms, chests, and shoulders. Fitness expert Jamie Kalk shows us upper-body exercises, some using weights and some using natural body resistance. If you have comments, questions, or suggestions, you can email Jamie at
Fort Drum,

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,...

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.

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...
Wellesley Island,

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.

Discover local food during Farmers Market Week

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Farmers Market Week is next week and it’s a celebration of all the farmers markets in the area. Elizabeth Christensen is a SNAP-Ed nutrition educator with Cornell Cooperative Extension. She says the special week runs August 1-7, just as the north country is reaching peak season.