City of Fulton water customers were notified Saturday, May 19, 2012 of a problem with one of the city wells and were advised to first boil their water before using it. The city is now reporting that it is no longer necessary to boil the water before using it.
by Erika Johnson It’s hard to believe how fast the days are winding down now! Now that it is Memorial Day weekend already, the end of the year will be here before we know it. Of course there are some fun end of the year activities going on. Last Tuesday, a week late due to(…)
by Andrew Henderson The City of Fulton issued a boil-water advisory over the weekend after a breakdown at the K-1 well. Discolored water entered the Fulton water system Saturday, causing turbidity, or cloudiness. The city tests for turbidity in order to see if it is effectively filtering the water supply. Because the west side is(…)
by Carol Thompson The Oswego County Legislature did not have good luck with memorializing resolutions during Thursday’s meeting. A resolution pertaining to the opposition in wind turbines in the Great Lakes had to be amended due to inaccurate information. A second resolution, to oppose a plan referred to as BV7, was tabled after the validity(…)
by Andrew Henderson The New York State Senate recently passed a bill to close a legal loophole in New York State that makes it legal to view online child porn, said Senator Patty Ritchie. The bill, which passed 56-4, is a response to a ruling by the Court of Appeals, the state’s highest court, that(…)
by Nicole Reitz The community came out to vote Tuesday, passing the Fulton school budget for next school year 753 to 468. The $62,398,511 budget increased to 3.5 percent from the previous year. Propositions to buy a bus and two vans and to set up a reserve fund for future capital projects were also approved.(…)
by Andrew Henderson The Oswego County Drug Task Force and the Oswego Police Department seized several bags of crack cocaine following the execution of a search warrant in a City of Oswego apartment. Around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, drug task force members and Oswego police searched the upper apartment of 89 E. Cayuga St. following an(…)
by Carol Thompson The annual audit of Oswego County government finances is underway. This year, the county clerk’s office is included in the financial review. County Treasurer John Kruk confirmed the annual review audit is in progress. “We get audited every year,” he said. “We have to have an audit by law.” The treasurer’s office(…)