BERNARD J. WHALEN, 84, of Route 3, Morrisonville, died on Friday, April 12, 2013, at the CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh. He was born in Ellenburg, N.Y. on March 9, 1929, the son of Patrick and Malena (Trombly) Whalen. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Monday, April 15, in St. Alexander's Church in Morrisonville. Burial will take place at a later date in St. Patrick's Cemetery in Chateaugay, N.Y. A full obituary will follow in tomorrow's Press Republican. Arrangements have been entrusted into the caring hands of the Rabideau Funeral Home, 5614 Route 11, Ellenburg (518) 594-3111.
Autopsy results confirm homicide
Franklin County Coroner Ronald B. Keough also said Ward Guy Wilbur died of stab wounds; his body was found in a 19 Morris Way apartment in Saranac Lake on Nov. 25.
Police: Two city fires may be connected
A pickup truck ablaze was reported at 3:53 a.m. Friday and then a house fire 12 minutes later, Plattsburgh City Fire Department says.
- Thanksgiving fire destroys Tupper home The blaze at 8 Fourth St. was sparked by faulty electrical wiring, officials believe.
Franklin County legislators mull staff raises
Some Franklin County employees have not had a pay increase in four years, but the $45,000 earmarked for them may get returned to the 2014 general fund.
Loons blown off course
Four of the red-throated variety were among birds that crash landed in the Adirondacks during a recent windstorm.
New trails open at Fort Ti
Visitors to Fort Ticonderoga can now hike and canoe the national historic landmark's grounds and waterways.
Of Interest: June 29, 2013
Take a brief look at news of note around the North Country.
First Weekend events planned
Tree lighting, Polar Express set for Dec. 6 and 7.
Of Interest: Nov. 30, 2013
Take a brief look at news of note from around the North Country.
Police Log: Nov. 30, 2013
Two Malone teens charged with burglary; Ticonderoga woman charged with grand larceny.
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- Autopsy results confirm homicide