DWAYNE J. BESAW, 59, of the River Road, Peru, died Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at the CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh. He was born in Plattsburgh, Oct. 21, 1953, the son of Edward and Ethel (Parish) Besaw. Calling hours will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 18, at the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru. Burial will be private in St. Augustine's Cemetery in Peru. Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru.
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