GENEVA DERBY, 94, of Route 9 South, died Friday, March 22, 2013 at her residence. She was born in Morrisonville, NY on Dec.12, 1918, the daughter of Edward and Josephine (Rabideau) Royal. Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 24, at the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court Street, Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Monday in St. Augustine's Church in Peru. Burial will take place in the spring in Schuyler Falls Cemetery. A full obituary will appear in tomorrow's Press Republican. Arrangements are in care of the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court Street, Plattsburgh.
City Republicans field candidates
Incumbent Councilor James Calnon will run for mayor representing the GOP ticket against fellow Councilor Mark Tiffer, a Democrat.
Owens wants brakes put on border fee
Wants to eliminate funding for investigation of fee and also offers programs for businesses in northern border communities.
Essex County discusses random drug testing for all
Now, only employees who hold commercial driver's licenses are in the target group.
Seasonal camp in Mooers destroyed by fire
A dirt road and an unmarked address slowed the Fire Department's response time, the assistant chief said.
Peru gets $500,000 for water project
The USDA Rural Development program will provide Peru with the non-matching funds to help complete the town's water-district upgrade.
Brainardsville Road to get attention
Franklin County will float a short-term $3 million note to repair its section of a main road between Malone and Plattsburgh and its three bridges.
Forum on state testing set at AVCS
Discussion of state tests, mandated curriculum is open to people from all school districts.
Newsmakers: May 25, 2013
Accomplishments by people from around the North Country.
Of Interest: May 25, 2013
A brief look at news of note from around the North Country.
Police Log: May 25, 2013
Plattsburgh man charged with strangulation; Chateaugay teen charged with criminal mischief; Two Ticonderoga women injured in one-car accident; Plattsburgh man injured in one-car accident; Plattsburgh woman injured after allegedly striking parked car; One injured in two-car accident; One injured in one-car accident; One injured in one-car accident; One injured in one-car accident; One injured in one-car accident; At least one injured in two-car accident; Plattsburgh man escapes car unharmed after it rolls into river.
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