MALONE — Though the community Thanksgiving dinner put on annually by St. Andre Bessette Parish in Malone was canceled this year due to COVID-19, the parish still found a way to help out those within the community in need this holiday season.

Officials in New York’s Coronavirus Task Force are preparing for at least a 20% increase in COVID-19 infections, daily hospitalizations and deaths by New Year’s, depending on how diligently New Yorkers comply with state virus restrictions, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday.

Tom Donahue of Binghamton Road Electric works on pedestrian crossing signals at the intersection of West Main Street and Finney Boulevard Tuesday.

MOIRA — Five Franklin County residents face charges from the New York State Police after a traffic stop on Route 11 in Moira, Friday evening.

BELLMONT — The Planning Committee will approach the Town Board in the “next two to three months” and could present a draft for junk law regulations at the beginning of next year, officials said.

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Franklin County increased its COVID-19 death toll to four as a man died of the pandemic disease Friday at Alice Hyde Medical Center in Malone.

MALONE — Malone Telegram’s editor for the past seven years is hanging up his reporter’s hat and starting a well-earned retirement after decades working as a journalist and in the field of communications, among other pursuits. EJ Conzola II retired from his job as Telegram editor, Friday, Nov…

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MALONE — Franklin County legislators voted Thursday to pass the county’s proposed $103,618,760 budget.

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MALONE — The Town Board voted to adopt its 2021 preliminary budget on Wednesday.

DRESDEN — Marked and sprayed, an estimated 2,500 Adirondack hemlock trees were treated last month after the second known infestation of the invasive hemlock woolly adelgid was reported in the region this summer.

MALONE — Franklin County residents took part in a rural listening tour, Tuesday evening, hosted by SUNY Albany’s School of Public Health over Zoom, joining a conversation aimed at helping North Country communities meet the unique challenges of providing mental health services and promoting w…

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MOIRA — A police pursuit started in Franklin County and concluded in St. Lawrence County with the arrest of a woman who was charged with felony driving while intoxicated, Monday evening.

Leading health experts and scientists at Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, continue to study transmission of the novel coronavirus in households and develop antibody, convalescent plasma and various testing and treatment initiatives to combat the severity of the pandemic as a stronger vi…

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All civil and criminal jury trials across New York are postponed indefinitely as the COVID-19 pandemic surges across the nation, with increasing cases by the day statewide.

Most automobile drivers don’t like driving on highways with a lot of large trucks. In our rural north country, there are many tractor-trailers on our state highways, and for those that drive on interstate highways, a large percentage of traffic is large trucks. Drivers of large trucks are pr…

MALONE — The Malone Town Board awarded a bid to replace roughly 4,000 feet of water line along U.S. Route 11 during a meeting, Friday morning.