Posted on: May 25, 2017

May 25, 2017 Felony Case Updates

We have released our most recent felony case updates at the link -  http://ow.ly/cDWG30c8x1U


Posted on: May 5, 2017

May 5, 2017 Felony Case Updates

We have released our most recent felony case updates at the link -  http://ow.ly/tmy330c8xvj



Posted on: June 23, 2017

New 838 Area Code Being Introduced Effective 8/19/17

518 Banner Reminder Area Code 838 Overlay

To ensure a continuing supply of telephone numbers, the new 838 area code will be added to the area served by 518. The new 838 area code will serve the same geographic area currently served by the existing 518 area code which covers all or part of 17 coun...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Washington County Sewer District #2 selected as part DEC Pilot Program

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos and Environmental Facilities Corporation (EFC) President and CEO Sabrina M. Ty announced today that 10 municipalities have been selected to participate in a new $3 mil...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

June is National Dairy Month!

June is National Dairy Month

For more than 75 years, we have celebrated dairy and all of its goodness during June. What started out as National Milk Month in 1937 to promote milk consumption and stabilize the dairy demand has turned into a month-long celebration and tradition that ac...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

New York State Free Fishing Weekend June 24th - June 25th

Free Fishing Weekend

During Free Fishing Days/Weekends, anyone can fish the fresh or marine waters of New York State and no fishing license or recreational marine fishing registry is required! All other freshwater and saltwater fishing regulations still apply.

Upcoming Free Fi...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

2017 Summer Parks Schedule Released

Color Logo Parks

Both Huletts Landing and Lake Lauderdale parks will be opening for weekends only starting May 27th - June 18th.

 Both parks will be open 7 days a week from June 24th - September 4th.

  • Huletts Landing will be open 8:00 AM - 8 PM with the beach open 1...
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Posted on: June 13, 2017

FBI Warns Americans to Protect Yourself at the ATM

FBI

 As Americans hit the road for summer vacation season, many will visit an ATM expecting quick and easy access to their cash. Yet that convenience makes ATMs an easy, year-round target for fraudsters looking to steal your money. 

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

New cases against tech support scammers are being brought forward by the Federal Trade Commission

How to spot tech support scam

New cases against tech support scammers are being brought forward by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The federal government agency is issuing warnings to consumers about an increase in these scams.

These imposters try to:

  • Convince people there are serio...
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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Washington County Public Health Rabies Clinic Schedule

2017 Rabies Clinic Schedule

Washington County Public Health Rabies Clinic Schedule for 2017

All Dogs and Cats should be vaccinated against rabies at 3 months of age and re-vaccinated one year later, then every three years thereafter.  Ferrets should be vaccinated against rab...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

2017 Tentative Tax Assessment Rolls Now Available

2017 Tentative Assessment Rolls

The 2017 Tentative Tax Assessment Rolls are now available for the public.

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Posted on: June 4, 2017

Putnam man seriously injured in ATV accident

Putnam MVA

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on June 3, 2017 at 6:46 PM, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to State Route 22 inthe Town of Putnam for a report of an ATV accident.

Upon arrival, sheriff’s deputies located Randy ...

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Posted on: June 4, 2017

Whitehall man charged with DWI after 106 mph ride

Richard Ruger

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on June 3, 2017 at 8:24 PM, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Whitehall man after an incident on State Route 22 in the Town of Putnam. 

 

Richard I. Ruger, 28, of North Will...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

Luzerne man arrested on felony indictment

Stephen Barrant

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on Friday June 2, 2017 the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Stephen P. Barrant, 40, of Lake Luzerne, New York. 

Barrant was arrested based on a Grand Jury Indictment charging Barrant wit...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Fort Ann crash closes Route 4

Fort Ann crash

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a four car personal injury motor vehicle accident on State Route 4 in the Town of Fort Ann on May 22, 2017 at approximately 3:38pm.

A vehicle driven by Ed...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Sheriff's Investigator receives Women of Distinction Award

Carrie Woerner

A Washington County Sheriff's Investigator was honored for her continued commitments to the community at an event hosted by Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner on March 29, 2017 at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs.

Investigator Kristen Hardy was amon...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Attention Veterans - Local News You Can Use

Stratton Medical Center

ATTENTION VETERANS - LOCAL NEWS YOU CAN USE! The Stratton VA is pleased to announce the opening of our Same Day Access Clinic on Monday, June 26, 2017, from 7:30am to 4:30pm.  Additional hours will be added in the near future. The clinic...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

New VA Online Tool Helps Veterans Learn About and Compare Effective PTSD Treatments

Veterans spotlight

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) launched a new online tool this week that will help Veterans compare various treatment options for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).  The PTSD Treatment Decision Aid is a free, interactive online tool ...

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