Former heroin users will be giving presentations during a forum that is to examine aspects and impact of heroin use and addiction.
Lake Placid attorney Brian Barrett has announced he will run for Essex County Judge, challenging incumbent Richard Meyer.
The FBI raided the Essex Town Hall on Thursday, examining municipal computers and seizing one.
Following an investigation by the New York State Police Troop B Collision Reconstruction Unit, State Police have concluded that the primary cause of last year’s fatal bus collision on the Northway was the failure of driver Rejean Perron to maintain control of the tour bus within his driving lane.
On Jan. 8, State Police arrested 33-year-old Shawn M. LaValley of Moriah for the accidental shooting of 83-year-old Joseph R. Rodriguez of Mineville, which occurred Dec. 1.
Judy Stock first heard about a spree of vandalisms while she was at a meeting two days after the alleged Dec. 13 incidents.
Trevor Sisto has pled guilty to nine charges in connection with a high speed pursuit last year that left two dead and a young girl orphaned.
The investigation is still underway for a suspect who robbed the Golden Palace restaurant in Port Henry Tuesday night.
“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.”
Following last week's Essex County drug sweeps, state police have issued an active warrant for Lewis resident Bobbie Jo LaMotte.
A local group hoping to help in the fight against drug abuse in the area are ramping up their efforts.
A multi-agency drug sweep netted 13 suspects on felony drug charges across the county this morning. Investigations are ongoing and additional arrests are anticipated, say state police.
A downed tree caused three motor vehicle accidents in Lake Placid last night, injuring one.