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David W. Cook

HANNIBAL, NY – David W. Cook, age 71 of Hannibal, New York, passed away suddenly on Thursday, June 23, 2022, at home. Born on September 28, 1950, in Syracuse, New York, to the late Kenneth and Marguerite Cook. He was also predeceased by his sister, Dawn Provost. He is...
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City of Oswego Slated For Two-Year Property Assessment

OSWEGO – Oswego will undergo a city-wide real property assessment over the course of the next two years, a move the city requires to obtain updated home and property information; the Common Council passing the measure during last night’s Monday, June 27 meeting. Oswego City Assessor Jennifer Reebel...
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Myron Fuller, Jr.

FULTON – Myron Fuller, Jr, age 60, of Fulton, New York, passed away on Sunday, June 26, 2022, at home with his family by his side. Myron was an avid trapper, fisherman, and hunter; trapping being his favorite. Myron was the true definition of a free spirit in every sense. He was all about peace love, happiness, and the Grateful Dead.

Schumer Announces Extension Of School Lunch, Child Nutrition Waivers Has Been Signed Into Law

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer yesterday announced the bipartisan Keep Kids Fed Act has officially been signed into law. The bill extends child nutrition waivers that give essential funding and flexibility to schools, daycares, nonprofits and other meal providers enabling them to continue providing free meals to students this summer.

Labor Palooza Coming To Oswego

OSWEGO – Representatives of eight regional labor unions will come to Elim Grace Church to tell people about the career and world class training, pay and benefits they may offer on Tuesday, July 12, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. People who have faced great challenges in life and...

Elizabeth Ann Searles

FULTON – Elizabeth Ann Searles, 76, of Fulton, New York, died Saturday June 25, 2022 in the Oswego Hospital, after a short illness. Mrs. Searles was born in Fulton, New York, the daughter of the late Joseph and Cecile (Heppell) Christopher. She was predeceased by her husband Albert M....

Robert L. Billings

BALDWINSVILLE, NY – Robert L. “Driver” Billings, 66, of Baldwinsville, New York, passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2022, at St. Joseph’s Hospital after a brief illness. Born in Auburn, New York, he was a son to James and Jeannette Billings. Robert was a 1976 graduate...

Oswego County Sheriff’s Office – 6/17/22 – 6/24/22

VTL0511.02A4 UM2 (6665) AGG UNLIC OPER-2ND:3>SUSPENSNS. On 6/21/22 around 2:22 hours, Richard W. Dhampion, 38, was charged with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 4th Degree and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the 2nd Degree following the investigation of a traffic stop conducted on County Route 4 in the Town of Volney. Champion is scheduled to appear in CAP Court on 7/5/22.

Oswego Community Looks To Curtail ‘Orbeez Challenge’

OSWEGO – Walking down Dublin Street, one SUNY Oswego student was heading to a friend’s house for the night when he saw a car zoom by a stop sign and was then hit by a small projectile. What he thought was just “kids messing around,” was actually a social media trend that has been growing since March, the “Orbeez Challenge.”