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Fort Drum Woman Rescued In The Adirondacks
Posted by news on 7/5/2017 5:41:00 AM.

A Fort Drum woman was rescued in the Adirondack Mountains on Sunday after she injured her leg while climbing a trail up Cascade Mountain.
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Fort Drum, Cascade Mountain, DEC

St. Lawrence County man allegedly dumped polluted waters into Raquette River for years
Posted by news on 6/21/2017 4:39:00 AM.
A St. Lawrence County man is accused of dumping polluted water into the Raquette River over a two-year period.

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Raquette River, Norfolk, New York, polluted waters, DEC

Free fishing weekend coming up in New York
Posted by news on 6/20/2017 4:35:00 AM.
Anyone looking to give fishing a shot will have the chance to do so for free throughout New York this weekend.

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fishing, free, New York, DEC

Woman gives birth in vehicle
Posted by news on 6/15/2017 4:44:00 AM.
DEC officer on patrol up in St. Lawrence County got quite the surprise when a man stopped his vehicle on State Route 37 and told him his wife was about to have a baby.

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DEC, birth, woman

DEC boss critical of commission designed to oversee Lake Ontario water flow
Posted by news on 6/1/2017 4:33:00 AM.
You can add the boss of the DEC to a list of people questioning the International Joint Commission in regard to the dangerously high water levels in Lake Ontario.

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DEC, International Joint Commission, Lake Ontario, flooding

Be on the lookout for nesting turtles
Posted by news on 6/1/2017 4:30:00 AM.
Why do turtles cross the road? Well, right now, it's likely because they're on the way to lay eggs.

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DEC, nesting turtles, New York

Baby alligator found in Lewis County now living near 'April' at Animal Adventure Park
Posted by news on 4/24/2017 4:34:00 AM.
An alligator confiscated by DEC from two Lewis County men is apparently happy, healthy and is now even a neighbor of April the giraffe.

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baby alligator, DEC, Lewis County, Animal Adventure Park

Former car dealer employee sentenced to three years probation
Posted by news on 4/14/2017 4:43:00 AM.
After paying a fine of over $37,000, the former employee of a car dealership who was found to have buried hazardous materials will serve three years of probation.

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Mahoney's Auto Mall, Potsdam, New York, DEC, hazardous materials

DEC: Two Lewis County man had baby alligators at their residence
Posted by news on 4/13/2017 4:25:00 AM.
A couple men are accused of possessing two alligators at a Lewis County residence back in March.

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alligators, Lewis County, New York, DEC

DEC planning to clean up Sewall's Island, add in trails
Posted by news on 4/12/2017 4:20:00 AM.
The state is preparing for a massive cleanup of Sewall's Island in Watertown.

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Sewall's Island, Watertown, New York, DEC

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