Farmer Tom Walsh sings and tells stories at the gazebo in Arsenal Green, Wednesday morning. The show is a part of the Wead Library’s summer reading program, Tails and Tales, according to Mary McDonald, senior library clerk. McDonald said after his show in Malone, Walsh is heading to the Clin…
ALBANY — All state employees and health care workers in state-run hospitals who directly treat patients will be mandated to get a COVID-19 vaccine by the end of the summer, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday.
MALONE — Village trustees met with the chief of the Malone Village Police, at a workshop, Wednesday morning, to start discussions on whether to allow or opt out of having marijuana retail establishments in the village.
Rescue Calls Monday 7:24 p.m. Dickinson to Rivers Avenue; 11:54 p.m. Saranac Lake to McComb Street; 11:56 p.m. Bangor to Route 11. Tuesday 2:31 a.m. Malone to Fort Covington Street; 6:25 a.m. Burke to Church Street; 7:14 a.m. Saranac Lake to Baker Street; 9:16 a.m. Malone to Cargin Road; 9:26 a.m. Moira to Route 11; 9:59 a.m. Saranac Lake to State Route 30; 12:04 p.m. Chateaugay to Lake Road; 1:44 p.m. Malone to County Route 25; 2:31 p.m. Malone to Finney Boulevard; 2:33 p.m. Malone to Windmill Lane; 6:46 p.m. Moira to Delancy Avenue; 7:06 p.m. Tupper Lake to Boyer Avenue. Fire Calls Tuesday 5:52 a.m. Saranac Lake to State Route 3 in response to a motor-vehicle crash; 11:12 a.m. Saranac Lake to Kiwassa Road for a hazmat response; 3:24 p.m. Malone to River Road in response to a tree and wires down; 4:31 p.m. Hogansburg/Akwesasne to Buckshot Road in response to a tree and wires down; 5:39 p.m. Saranac Lake to Margaret Street in response to an auto alarm; 6:26 p.m. Hogansburg/Akwesasne to White Road in response to a tree and wires down; 6:59 p.m. Tupper Lake to Ninth Street in response to an auto alarm.
MALONE — A father and son on Tuesday were arrested on reckless endangerment charges, after an investigation concluded that bullets allegedly struck a residence at 13413 State Route 30 early last month, state police said.
MALONE — Trustees talked about the noise generated from the civic center’s air compressor during a meeting, Monday evening, and efforts to utilize grant funds to move the equipment to the rear of the arena, in order to limit the impact of noise on abutting properties.
AKWESASNE — The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe (SRMT) in a special election on Saturday will decide between two candidates to fill one vacant Tribal Chief position — after the Election Board ruled appeals of the previous unofficial results in June surrounding the seat valid.
THE BRONX — The state will invest $15 million to encourage the last quarter of New York adults to get vaccinated against COVID-19 as new cases increase in communities with low vaccination rates, officials said.
A medical policy at the center of a lawsuit filed by a former prison doctor is no longer in effect in state correctional facilities, removing an approval process that allegedly prevented incarcerated New Yorkers from receiving certain prescription medications and adequate medical care.
Police Log Friday Matthew Buxton, 34, of Vermontville, was charged with operating a motor vehicle impaired by drugs by state police. Rescue Calls Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Saranac Lake to Broadway Avenue; 6:38 p.m. Moira to County Route 8; 7:01 p.m. Westvillle to State Route 37. Thursday 2:08 a.m. Westville to Heather Drive; 3:26 a.m. Fort Covington to Leblanc Point Road; 4:59 a.m. Malone to Elm Street; 7:32 a.m. Malone to Sawyer Avenue; 8:26 a.m. Malone to St. Marks Avenue; 1:53 p.m. Constable to Dupra Way; 2:20 p.m. Malone to St. Mary Road; 3:01 p.m. St. Regis Falls to Water Street; 3:29 p.m. Saranac Lake to Old Military Road; 4:22 p.m. Malone to Webster Street. Fire Calls Wednesday 8:30 p.m. Malone to County Route 51 in response to a vehicle fire; 11:50 p.m. Tupper Lake to Lake Street in response to a motor-vehicle crash. Thursday 12:55 p.m. Saranac Lake to John Munn Road in response to an auto alarm; 1:35 p.m. Fort Covington to County Route 43 in response to a wildland fire; 2:02 p.m. Saranac Lake to State Route 3 in response to a motor-vehicle crash; 2:55 p.m. Hogansburg/Akwesasne to Library Road in response to an auto alarm.
MALONE — The village is awaiting final approval from the state’s Department of Transportation, in order to begin demolition of the Gorman building — a project that officials hope will be done by the end of the year, Code Enforcement Officer Brian Lamondie said Thursday.
BURKE — The Town Board determined last week it will not opt out of having marijuana retail establishments in town, which will allow anyone to open a legalized cannabis shop, with the correct licensing.
MALONE — Although the direct cause of Tuesday’s fire at Fat Jake’s is still under investigation, responders upon arrival found that the blaze was active in the upper portion of the structure, fire officials said.
MALONE — Passersby pulled over into parking lots and nearby residents observed from their porches Tuesday evening, as a firefighting force that included Malone, Westville, Constable, Bangor and Burke fire stations were called to Fat Jake’s on East Main Street.
Rescue Calls Sunday 8:31 p.m. Malone to Hillside Avenue; 9:50 p.m. Moira to Route 11; 10:23 p.m. Bangor to County Route 22; 10:47 p.m. Malone to East Main Street. Monday 9:12 a.m. Malone to Gentle Breeze Drive; 9:58 a.m. Paul Smiths/Gabriels to Clark Wardner Road; 10:42 a.m. Malone to East Main Street; 11:35 a.m. Tupper Lake to Underwood Road; 11:54 a.m. Saranac Lake to Olive Street; 12:47 p.m. Moira to South Woods Road; 1:01 p.m. Tupper Lake to McLaughlin Avenue; 2:20 p.m. Tupper Lake to Wawbeek Avenue; 2:27 p.m. Malone to Elm Street; 2:44 p.m. Bangor to County Route 22; 4:07 p.m. Saranac Lake to Lavair Road. Fire Calls Monday 8:29 a.m. Malone to Route 11 in response to a fire alarm; 9:30 a.m. Hogansburg/Akwesasne to State Route 37 in response to a fire alarm; 9:54 a.m. Saranac Lake to Will Rogers Drive in response to a fire alarm; 12:25 p.m. Constable to Riverside Drive in response to wires and a tree down; 12:30 p.m. St. Regis Falls to Rivers Avenue for a hazmat response; 5:10 p.m. Saranac Lake to Margaret Street in response to an automatic alarm.