The Heart Of The North Country
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99 News for 8/7/12
99 NEWS FOR TUESDAY, 8/7/12
COUNTY LEGISLATOR FROM MADRID SAYS “YOU CAN KISS THAT GAMBLING MONEY GOODBYE”--Kevin Acres told the rest of the St. Lawrence County Board of Legislators Monday the county needs to learn how to get along without the 1.5-to-3-million-dollars in revenue from the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe that is past due the county. The majority of legislators voted Monday to put a law firm on retainer, in the event it chooses to litigate against the Tribe. Chair Sallie Brothers says both the Tribe and Legislators tried to negotiate with no results.
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COUNTY LEGISLATORS HONOR LISBON GOLDEN KNIGHT MARCHING BAND FOR BEING SELECTED TO PLAY IN THE WASHINGTON, DC JULY 4TH PAADE NEXT YEAR; THE BAND NEEDS 20-THOUSAND-DOLLARS FOR THE TRIP. ALSO HONORED BY LEGISLATORS MONDAY WAS HELENA FIREFIGHTER FRANK BURNS, WHO SAVED MARTHA GROW'S LIFE BY PULLING HER FROM A BURNING CAR AND GARAGE IN BRASHER THIS PAST MAY
ASSAULT WITH A SWORD SENDS 25-YEAR-OLD MOHAMMED BOURHOUAT OF POTSDAM TO JAIL, HE ALLEGEDLY WENT TO A RESIDENCE ON BERKLEY DRIVE EARLY SUNDAY AND TRIED TO ASSAULT ANOTHER MAN; THE VICTIM TRIED TO BLOCK THE SWING BY GRABBING THE SWORD, CAUSING SEVERE INJURY TO HIS FINGERS
RICHVILLE MAN ACCUSED OF ABUSING HEIFERS BY STRIKING THEM WITH AN ATV...24-YEAR-OLD JONATHAN GRAYBILL TICKETED ON FOUR COUNTS OF AG AND MARKETS LAW