Wednesday May 15
Fladwood checks off 15 years of library service from her bucket list
Children's librarian Cheryl Fladwood sits with Rylie and Brady Kranich while enjoying story time at the Rochester Public Library.
Hazel F. Laughran
She was born Sept. 19, 1927, the youngest child, to the late Herman Benjamin Kaskin and Florence Mae Fratt.
Revived after overdose, man allegedly concealed pot while in ambulance
A 24-year-old Burlington man found face down and not breathing in a Waterford residence allegedly had enough presence of mind to conceal a baggie of marijuana between his butt cheeks while in the ambulance ride to the hospital, and move that baggie to a more secure spot while in the emergency room.
Cranberry farmers struggle as surplus drops prices
Miguel Sandel of Middleborough, Mass., rakes cranberries into a loading tube during an afternoon harvest at the Hannula cranberry bogs in Carver, Mass.
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Committee takes up transportation projects, circus museum partnership
The Legislature's budget committee concluded its second day of voting Tuesday with voting for transportation projects, including one in the county of state Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, R-Rochester. The Joint Finance Committee did not focus on the larger parts of the transportation budget, such as major highway projects.