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Egg hatchery eyed for Watertown agri-biz park

WATERTOWN — A Georgia-based poultry breeding company is looking at building and operating an egg hatchery facility in the agri-biz park on Route 3 in the town of Watertown. CWT Farms International, a 62-year-old company with facilities in Ohio, and several southern states, is talking to Jefferson County economic development officials about building a 28,000-square-foot… Keep Reading

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Additional Reasons Electric Vehicles Are ‘Green’, According to Yale Researchers

With new major spending packages investing billions of dollars in electric vehicles in the U.S., some analysts have raised concerns over how green the electric vehicle industry actually is, focusing particularly on indirect emissions caused within the supply chains of the vehicle components and the fuels used to power electricity that charges the vehicles. But a recent… Keep Reading

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VTC’s chili cook-off returns to modified format this year

WATERTOWN — Because of the ongoing pandemic, the 2022 North Country Chili Cook-Off won’t be returning to a traditional format this year. Like the 2021 event, the Volunteer Transportation Center’s annual cook-off will be held in a modified format in February. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual event was typically held at the Dulles… Keep Reading

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CABVI offering range of vision services in wake of NNY agency permanently closing its doors

WATERTOWN — After offering professional services in the area for decades, the Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired of Northern New York has cracked under years of pressure associated with not being able to find credentialed staff, other hurdles, and the COVID-19 pandemic. The Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired, headquartered in… Keep Reading

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Snowtown USA celebration canceled due to COVID-19

WATERTOWN — The Snowtown USA Committee announced Wednesday that its annual celebration of winter has been canceled due to COVID-19 concerns. The committee said in a statement that the decision was made “out of an abundance of caution, particularly in response to the increasing rates of viral transmission.” “While cancellation of our 2022 event is… Keep Reading

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