RITA J. BENSON, 97, formerly of Chazy, N.Y., Port Chester, N.Y., Monroe Twp, N.J., and Thunderbird Retirement Resort in Glendale Ariz, died on Thursday, June 20, 2013, at Hospice of the Valley in Arizona. Rita was born in Chazy, N.Y. on June 15, 1916, the daughter of William and Julia (Boulrice) West. Calling hours will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Friday, June 28, at the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court St., Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday in Sacred Heart Church in Chazy. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Arrangements are in care of the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court St., Plattsburgh.
Woman found dead in gutted home
The fire that destroyed the residence in Moriah Center is suspicious, police say.
Sierra Daha remembered fondly
Friends say the young woman, whose body was discovered after a fire on Tuesday, was a sweet person who wanted to help others.
City OKs nursing home expansion
Site-plan approval still needed as Meadowbrook Healthcare looks to go from 200 beds to 287.
Franklin County wins $3.5 million grant
Emergency-services funding will upgrade radio equipment and replace some existing communications towers with taller ones.
Clinton County legislators seek budget input
Public hearing on proposed spending plan for 2014 will be held tonight.
Grease fire damages Tupper apartment
No other units were affected at the Ivy Terrance complex.
Santa popular at Plattsburgh home
Sherman and Jackie Luck have continued to expand their Christmas display since 1965.
Northeastern Clinton Central Middle School Honor Roll
Here is the Northeastern Clinton Central Middle School Honor Roll for the first quarter
Of Interest: Dec. 4, 2013
Take a brief look at news of note from around the North Country.
Police Log: Dec. 4, 2013
Saranac Lake man charged with failing to register; Saranac Lake woman charged with forgery; West Chazy man charged with violating probation terms; Hogansburg man charged with grand larceny; Hogansburg woman charged with drunken driving; One woman injured in a two-car accident.
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