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Lawmakers unanimously pass Jefferson County's 2018 budget
Posted by news on 11/16/2017 3:48:00 AM.
With an unanimous vote, the 2018 Jefferson County budget was passed by lawmakers earlier this week.
Jefferson County, budget, passes

FEMA sets aside funds to help with flooding in Jefferson and St. Lawrence counties
Posted by news on 11/15/2017 4:01:00 AM.
Federal funding is soon to be on the way for north country communities following last summer's flooding along Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River.
FEMA, Jefferson County, St. Lawrence County, flooding

Record voter turnout reported at several spots in Jefferson County
Posted by news on 11/8/2017 4:12:00 AM.
While everyone always hopes for a higher voter turnout on election days, it rarely seems to be the case. But yesterday, a potentially record-breaking number of people were out casting their ballot.
Jefferson County, voter turnout, record

Two separate fires cause heavy damage to homes in southern Jefferson County
Posted by news on 11/6/2017 3:54:00 AM.
Fire crews were busy in southern Jefferson County over the weekend.
Adams, Ellisburg, fire, Jefferson County

Rain and flooding during summer didn't effect Jefferson County coffers
Posted by news on 10/18/2017 4:32:00 AM.
A less than one-percent increase in sales tax revenue meant an extra $9.7 million for Jefferson County.

Jefferson County, sales tax revenue

Fantastic Weekend For Foliage Fantaics
Posted by news on 10/14/2017 8:12:00 AM.

If you enjoy fall foliage, this weekend looks the time to get out and take in the scenery.

Fall, Foliage, Jefferson County

Lakeshore Flood Watch This Weekend
Posted by news on 10/14/2017 8:09:00 AM.

It may be deja vu for some lakeshore residents in the area this weekend:

Flood Watch, Lake Ontario, Jefferson County

Free lead testing planned in Jefferson County
Posted by news on 10/10/2017 4:11:00 AM.
Over 200 children in Jefferson County tested positive for lead poisoning just last year. And with many more cases likely going unreported, officials are set to hold a free lead-poison screening next week.
lead poisoning, Jefferson County, testing

Jefferson County lawmakers latest to publicly oppose wind farms
Posted by news on 10/4/2017 4:31:00 AM.
In something of a trend, Jefferson County lawmakers passed a resolution opposing the creation of wind farms due to their potential harmful side effects on Fort Drum.
wind farms, Jefferson County, opposition

Jefferson County looking to save hundreds of thousands per year on its new emergency radio system
Posted by news on 9/27/2017 4:46:00 AM.
It will still cost multiple millions of dollars, but Jefferson County is planning to save about $331,000 a year by sharing its emergency radio system with other nearby counties.
Jefferson County, emergency radio system

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