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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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Rare set of identical triplets born at the Hospital of

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — Three beautiful, healthy newborn girls are one in a million. Technically, they’re more like one in 200 million. The identical triplets defied every odd and their parents could not wait to show off these rare beauties. Anastasia, Olivia and Nadia were born on July 8 at the...

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.
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Mike’s Pig Pen closing after eight years

WATERTOWN — The owner of Mike’s Pig Pen says COVID-19 killed his business. Mike A. Cornell, who has operated the roadside restaurant since 2013, is closing the outer Washington Street hamburger joint next Friday. “The days of COVID and masks did it,” he said, adding people were just scared to...

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...

TV Dinner: Szechuan Shrimp

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Chef Chris Manning shows us how to make Szechuan Shrimp. He presented it as a salad for the segment, but it can also be served over rice or noodles. You can also use the sauce for chicken or pork. Szechuan Shrimp. - 8 tablespoons water.

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.
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.

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