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Three Camden Girls Rank Among CNY’s Best

Leos, Curtis, Kelley finish regular season among the best in CNY At the end of an outstanding regular season, we would like to take the time to recognize the outstanding individual play of three of the Lady Blue Devil basketball players. Kiersten Leos finished the 2014-15 regular season with 376 points. She ranked at 5th in points total among CNY ... Read More »

Camden – Men Rescue Fisherman on Gifford Lake

Gifford Lake Rescue

Three men saved the day on Gifford Lake near Camden, NY. This story was sent in to the QCN by reader Dave Petrie. Saturday, Feb. 7th, 2015, was a typical winter day at Gifford Lake in Westdale, where several ice fishermen were on the lake enjoying the milder temperatures. One fisherman, Robert Bellamo, Jr. surveyed the scenery and noticed a ... Read More »

Camden Girls Earn #2 Seed, End Regular Season With Big Win


Kiersten Leos lead the Lady Blue to a 63 – 55 win over the state-ranked Westhill girls basketball team on Friday, February 13th at Camden High School. Camden again showed a balanced offensive game plan with big contributions coming from their top three scorers. Alyssa Curtis put up 19 points, while Hayley Kelley posted a double-double with 18 points and ... Read More »

Investigation At Pulaski Residence Results In Manufacturing of Methamphetamine Charges

Oswego County Sheriff’s Department Members of the Oswego County Sheriff’s Office were called to investigate a domestic dispute report in the Village of Pulaski, NY on Sunday, February 8, 2015. It was reported that the dispute was between 57-year-old Melanie A. Britton and her son, 29-year-old Francis (Frank) Britton. During the investigation a broken marijuana pipe was observed on the ... Read More »

Vienna Board Hearing on Constable Appointments

Vienna Town Board Holds Public Hearing For Constable Appointments. The Vienna Town Hall was the scene of a public hearing, which convened at 7:05 p.m., on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, for the purpose of enacting a law governing constables which were then appointed by the Town Board. In attendance were Supervisor Walt Keeney and Board Members Gail Whitham and Bill ... Read More »

Novelis completes 48 million investment in it’s automotive scrap aluminum recycling facility

OSWEGO – Novelis, the global leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, announced the completion of a $48 million investment in its automotive scrap aluminum recycling facility in Oswego, N.Y. It expands upon the company’s recent growth in Oswego to meet the increased demand for aluminum automotive sheet in North America. Including this recycling center, over the past five years, Novelis ... Read More »

Local Residents Charged With Manufacturing Meth, Felony Gun Possession

State Police

MEXICO – On February 4, 2015 the Oswego County Drug Task Force with the assistance of the New York State Police Special Operations Response Team (SORT) and Contaminated Crime Scene Emergency Response Team, executed a methamphetamine related search warrant at 7 Mexico Point Drive West in the town of Mexico. The investigation uncovered a total of 41 inactive one-pot methamphetamine ... Read More »

New York State Attorney General Schneiderman Warns Of Fraudulent Collection Letters


Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today issued a consumer alert based on complaints received by his office from consumers who were recently contacted by scam artists posing as an attorney from the New York State Attorney General’s Office. The consumers received a notice, written on doctored New York State Attorney General letterhead, that claimed to be a “District Court Final ... Read More »

APW Board Votes To Hold Public Hearing on Veteran’s Tax Exemption


After much discussion and a split vote, by the APW Board of Education, on whether to hold a Public Hearing for discussion regarding a possible Veterans’ Tax Exemption, the first of what may require two hearings, has been scheduled for Thursday, February 5, 2015, at 6:00 p.m., in the High School. The proposed Veterans’ Tax Exemption is the only agenda allowed to be discussed, ... Read More »

Camden Football Coach, NYS Trooper Rescue Man During Open Gym

It was a worst case scenario on the night of January 26th, when a 48 year-old male collapsed after playing in a Monday night pick-up basketball game held at the Camden High School gymnasium. When off-duty State Police Investigator Miles J. Robertson, who was participating in the game, noticed the victim laying on the hardwood floor, he immediately moved to ... Read More »