Savour the Flavours: Top 4 Must-Try Italian Restaurants in Clayton
This article presents four exquisite Italian restaurants located in Clayton. Have you had the chance to dine in any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please share your comments below!
Driver ticketed after tractor-trailer hit building at Wellesley Island border crossing
WELLESLEY ISLAND, New York (WWNY) - State police said a Canadian man was driving too fast in snowy weather when his tractor-trailer smashed into a building at the border crossing on Wellesley Island. It happened shortly after 9 a.m. on Sunday at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Port of...
Jefferson County Feb 19 Weekly Crime Report: 90 Incidents and 4 Crime Stories
Jefferson County Feb 19 Weekly Crime Report: 90 Incidents and 4 Crime Stories. During the last week, Jefferson County reported a total of 90 crime cases. The most common type of crime was 'Other' with 17 cases, closely followed by 'Disturbance' with 16 cases. 'Domestic Related' crimes were the third most common, with 12 cases reported, while 'Suspicious Situation' and 'Arrest' were the fourth and fifth most common, with 11 and 10 cases respectively. 'Theft' was reported 9 times, 'Arson' 5 times, and 'Trespass' and 'Vandalism' were each reported 4 times. The least reported crime was 'Assault' and 'Burglary' with just 1 case each. These statistics indicate a relatively high occurrence of non-violent crimes, with 'Other', 'Disturbance', and 'Suspicious Situation' making up the bulk of the cases. However, the presence of 'Arrest' and 'Arson' in the top ten also suggests a significant enforcement response and the occurrence of serious offenses.
Lawmakers to get results of student survey on mental health, social media & more
WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Some Jefferson County legislators will get a closer look into the minds and struggles of children and teens throughout the county when they meet Tuesday evening. From e-cigarette and marijuana use to mental health and social media, a local group is diving into the lives...
River Hospital gets ready for annual Polar Bear Dip fundraiser
ALEXANDRIA BAY, New York (WWNY) - River Hospital in Alexandria Bay is looking to reach its $80,000 goal when it holds its 34th Annual Polar Bear Dip this weekend. “The Polar Bear Dip is a long-standing fundraiser for River Hospital. It’s been community-supported and community-driven for 34 years and basically, it’s people that are willing to get sponsors to jump in the frozen St. Lawrence River in February,” said Stephanie Weiss, executive director of development.
Tomorrow’s Health: Risk of falling, too much protein & exercising benefits between the sexes
WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Here’s a look at some of the day’s top health stories. A large new study finds a link between taking prescribed opioids and an increased risk of serious falls. Researchers found a heightened risk among adults of all ages, but people 85 and...
A great chance to get outside
WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - It’s going to be a nice day, so you might want to grab the shades and head outside. Today will be sunny with highs in the low to mid-30s. It stays mild overnight. Lows will be in the upper teens and low 20s. Wednesday...
North country rallies to protect region’s prisons
(WWNY) - North country communities are rallying together and writing letters to protect the region’s prisons. As part of next year’s proposed budget, the state could close up to five of them around the state. “We think we’ve done our share,” said state Assemblyman Scott Gray (R. -...
Get in-person tax help and file for free
WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Need help filing your taxes? Watertown’s Flower Memorial Library is offering help. This Thursday people will be able to get in-person tax help and file for free. Tax specialists will be there to assist those who earned $79,000 or less in 2023. Library staff...
ABC50’s Honoring Black History
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWTI) — ABC50 is honoring Black History Month. Our anchors Isabella Colello and Nick Dephtereos interviewed community members to share the North Country’s Black history. Learn more about how a local Black soldier played a pivotal role in the War of 1812 and the history of slavery in the North Country. Also, meet […]
Latest state high school hockey rankings: 2 new Section III teams crack the lineup
Syracuse, N.Y. -- Cicero-North Syracuse and Watertown IHC each moved up from the unranked crowd into the Division I top 20 in the latest New York State Sportswriters Association weekly boys hockey poll, announced Tuesday. The Northstars landed at No. 20 while Watertown IHC came in at a tie for...
Gas prices in Watertown up seven cents for largest jump in region
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWTI) – Drivers in the City of Watertown didn’t get any love at the pump over the recent Valentine’s Day holiday. The average cost for a gallon of gas jumped up by seven cents from last week to $3.29. This up from last week’s cost of $3.22. The increase was the largest in […]
Fort Drum EMS Day is back to educate and train on March 2
FORT DRUM, N.Y. (WWTI) — The North Country EMS Program Agency, in conjunction with the Fort Drum’s Bridgewater-Vaccaro Medical Simulation Training Center, will host the 2024 Fort Drum EMS Day on Saturday, March 2. The joint education and training opportunity brings military medics and civilian EMS providers together to develop a working knowledge of the […]
Small Businesses warned to lookout for check washing
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWTI) — The United States Department of Treasury has recently alerted the public to a notable rise in check fraud incidents, specifically check washing scams. Check washing happens when someone steals signed checks from mailboxes, which are then “washed” using household chemicals to change the payee and amount before being fraudulently cashed or […]
Jefferson County, NY High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 20
Want to learn how to stream high school basketball games in Jefferson County, New York today? We have the information here. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Jefferson County, New York High School Boys Basketball...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.35 and $3.36 in Clayton as of 2024-02-20. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
North Country Chili Cook-Off happens this weekend
WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - The North Country Chili Cook-Off is finally here. It’s the Volunteer Transportation Center’s biggest fundraiser. The VTC’s Jeremiah Papineau says nearly two dozen professional and amateur chefs have signed up to compete. Watch the video for his interview on 7 News This...
North Country Wake Up weather: Monday, February 19, 2024
Storm Team Meteorologist Jim Teske has the latest weather updates and 7-day forecast for the North Country. Looking for more weather resources? We’ve got you covered: 7-Day Forecast
Lake effect snow across the North Country today then snow squalls possible in CNY tonight
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Lake effect snow continues across parts of the North Country today. Dropping south across CNY this evening and tonight with snow squalls possible. Looking ahead to quieter weather for President's Day tomorrow. (See the Photo Gallery for the snowfall timing by location with our Futurecast) There is...
March 2: Chicken BBQ
The American Legion Post 61 will be holding a Chicken BBQ on Saturday, March 2 starting at 1 p.m. American Legion Post 61138 Sterling StreetWatertown, NY The menu will consist of a half chicken, baked beans, salt potatoes and a roll. The dinner is $14 or for just the chicken it is $9. You can […]