ARTHUR L. BECHARD, 97, of Route 9, Chazy, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012 at the Meadowbrook Health Care Facility in Plattsburgh. He was born on April 29, 1915 in Champlain, N.Y., the son of Nepoleon and Josephine (Tetrault) Bechard. Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court Street, Plattsburgh. A funeral service will follow at 4 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. A full obituary will follow in tomorrows Press Republican. Arrangements are in the care of the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court Street, Plattsburgh.
Essex County defeats 5-year budget plan
The Board of Supervisors defeated the 15 percent proposed tax-levy increase for next year.
Moriah fire victim died of asphyxiation
The manner of Sierra A. Daha's death remained under investigation, police said.
Hotel on Lake Flower begins village review
The project next moves to joint Village Board and planning review as a Planned Unit Development District.
Franklin County legislators look at 5-percent tax hike
Franklin County will use some of the money to operate the government in 2014 and the rest to improve its bottom line.
Chazy clerk/tax collector retirement looms
When Leo Oliver took office in 1990, his home computer was the only one used for town business.
Port Kent 4-year-old suffers from epilepsy
Brodie Sussdorff's mom, Angie, hopes to network with other families with children who have the condition.
Winter Carnival parade, vendor applications ready
The Saranac Lake event is set for Jan. 31 through Feb. 9, 2014.
AuSable Valley Middle School-High School Honor Roll
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Police Log: Dec. 5, 2013
Two Ti women charged with burglary; Malone woman charged with grand larceny; Mahopac, N.Y. woman charged with DWI; Plattsburgh man charged with menacing, weapon possession; Plattsburgh woman charged with burglary; Dannemora man charged with prison contraband possession; Dannemora man charged with prison contraband possession; Malone man charged with prison contraband possession; Dannemora man charged with prison contraband possession.
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