“We wanted to seek justice for our son (Joshua) and we wanted to hold a large company like that accountable,” Lori Drake said. “But we really wanted to raise awareness for families where they may be considering something like this as a treatment for their children or themselves. We are hoping we can get away from the monetary part.”
83-year-old Joseph R. Rodriguez of Mineville was shot in the abdomen with a 12 gauge deer slug by another hunter while hunting in an area off Bartlett Pond Road.
On Oct. 21, members of the Warren County Sheriff’s Office arrested 19 year-old Jonathan W. Ordway of Main Street, North Creek on a charge of Arson in the 4th Degree, an E felony.
Local officials and volunteers were honored last week by the New York State Humane Association for their role in rescuing 41 neglected horses from an Essex farm.
Despite hearing urgent warnings from Warren County judges in January about how overcrowded court conditions could mean potential attacks on children and victims by violent criminals and litigants, Warren County supervisors have yet to take action on providing more court and office space. The supervisors heard this week that every day's delay in providing additional court space — now mandated by the state — means additional expense to county taxpayers due to increased construction or renovation costs, or paying rent for temporary quarters.
Search efforts resume today for William B. Scott, age 59, of Westerloo, N.Y. as a result of a boating accident July 1.
Essex County Sheriff Richard Cutting formally announced his candidacy for re-election June 3 at a press conference at the Government Center in Elizabethtown
ELIZABETHTOWN — Three area residents were arrested on felony drug charges in Elizabethtown on Tuesday. Authorities say this just a symptom of a larger opiate problem facing the North Country.
An emerging group of lawmakers, civic organizations and grassroots activists want you to know that animal abuse doesn’t fly in Essex County.
Alleged Schroon rape, Ti accident investigated
A Port Henry man has been arrested and charged with heroin possession in Vermont. Keith Bordeau, age 20, of Port Henry was arrested by Vermont State Police in Leicester March 15 and charged with possession of heroin/possession of a regulated substance.
A firsthand courtroom account of the people, the charges and the narcotics involved in Friday's sweeping drug raid across Essex County
Police sweep arrests 18 people
Police arrested seven Ticonderoga and seven Moriah residents as part of a multi-agency drug sweep March 21. A total of 18 people were arrested in Essex County.
ELIZABETHTOWN — On March 21, 2014, the New York State Police took part in a multi-agency round-up of suspects involved in the sale of drugs in Essex County, which resulted in numerous suspects being arrested. As a result of ongoing narcotics investigations by law enforcement agencies throughout Essex County and Essex County District Attorney Kristy Sprague, 18 suspects were apprehended during early morning raids.
Two years after he was first reported missing by family and friends, New York State Police continue to seek leads in the investigation into his disappearance.