Missing - 02.02.2016

Three area residents rescued upstate

   Three area residents experienced harrowing experiences when lost last weekend in upstate New York – but thanks to the state Department of Environmental Conservation Police and local fire and EMS responders, all three were safely rescued.  Full Story

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Libby Pataki to remain in post; blasts 'wrong and unfair' articles  Free Access 

Updated with new info

   Libby Pataki, Putnam County’s tourism director, vowed Monday evening to remain in the job and continue to serve the people of Putnam County. Full Story

Cuomo Orders Indian Point Investigation  Free Access 

   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ordered a new investigation into the Indian Point nuclear energy plants after increased levels of tritium were found in three groundwater monitoring wells on the site. Full Story

Nanette Torri  Free Access 

   Nanette Torri, age 90, of Fishkill NY, formerly of Cold Spring, died on Thursday, February 4, 2016 at Wingate at Dutchess in Fishkill, NY.Born June 25, 1925 in Yonkers, NY, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Theresa (Fusco) Gagliardi.Mrs. Full Story

NYC cop who was shot is from Putnam County  Free Access 

   A New York City police officer shot Thursday night in the Bronx when he and his female partner encountered armed suspects in an apartment complex hallway has been identified as a resident of Brewster. Full Story

Public transit modifies schedule; senior centers closed  Free Access 

   The surprise overnight storm that intensified after sunrise is now affecting public transportation throughout the county. Full Story

Update: Haldane, Garrison & Putnam Valley schools now closed  Free Access 

   UPDATE: Haldane, Garrison and Putnam Valley schools are now closed, as are Brewster, Mahopac and Carmel in eastern Putnam. Full Story

Heroin trafficking takes a major hit in Putnam

   The trafficking of deadly heroin has taken a major hit across southern and western Putnam with the arrest of an alleged drug dealer outside a popular Yorktown Heights shopping plaza. Full Story

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