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  1. Cash for votes: what will NY21 candidates do with their war chests?Read the original story

    Thursday | Watertown Daily Times

    If Republican candidates Matthew A. Doheny and Elise M. Stefanik and Democratic candidate Aaron G. Woolf combined their liquid campaign resources, they would have more than $1.2 million in the bank.


  2. Congressman Owens wants Army input about concealed carry regulationsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Stars and Stripes

    In the aftermath of the deadly shooting at Fort Hood, a push is underway for the military to change its policies to allow soldiers to carry concealed weapons on installations.


  3. Exporting North Country goods with fewer headachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | North County Public Radio

    Each year, billions of dollars in material goods flow between New York and Canada.


  4. Ogdensburg round-table puts business owners in touch with federal funding to increase exportsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Watertown Daily Times

    Federal lawmakers and the head of the Export-Import Bank of the United States met in the city Friday to discuss ways to export more north country goods north of the border.


  5. Roundtable on increasing north country exports scheduled for Friday in OgdensburgRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    U.S. Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand, D-N.Y., Rep. William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh, and Fred P. Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, will be part of a roundtable discussion focusing on efforts to increase exporting for north country businesses Friday at the Dobisky Visitors' Center.


  6. How effective is any one single member of Congress?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Watertown Daily Times

    As candidates for New York's 21st Congressional District slug it out over the next few months, arraying themselves along the political spectrum and offering to make meaningful change in Washington, a basic question remains: just how effective is a junior member of Congress? Rep. William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh, and former Rep. Sherwood L. Boehlert, ... (more)


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    Thursday Apr 3 |

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  8. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | North Country Now

    Sen. Joseph A. Griffo is calling on the federal government to provide additional funding for roads severely damaged by potholes due to the harsh winter.


  9. When there is news the media wona t useRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | The Robesonian

    There's an old newsroom adage that if a dog bites a man, it's not news, but if a man bites a dog, it is.


  10. Business owners get scoop on doing business in Canada at workshop TuesdayRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Offering the latest scoop on avoiding barriers to international trade, Rep. William L. Owens made an appearance Tuesday morning during a workshop about doing business in Canada at the Ramada Inn in Watertown.


  11. Waller exits congressional race, throws support to DohenyRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Republican primary for the 21st Congressional District seat just got a little smaller, as long-shot candidate James K. Waller, Lake Pleasant, announced he is leaving the race and throwing his support behind Watertown Republican Matthew A. Doheny.


  12. Lawmakers oppose proposed changes to Tricare medical benefitsRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Multiple lawmakers, including U.S. Rep. William L. Owens, have voiced concerns about how the Department of Defense would alter the health insurance plan used by military families and retirees.


  13. A reason to runRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Heuvelton resident Stephen W. Burke announced Monday he will run for the Democratic nomination for the 21st Congressional District.


  14. Entry of Stephen Burke into Congressional race draws confusion from district's Democratic leadersRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The entry of Stephen W. Burke into the race for the seat of U.S. Rep. William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh, drew skepticism and confusion from party leaders in the district.


  15. St. Lawrence County man will challenge Woolf in primaryRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    A former St. Lawrence County Democratic Committee chairman has entered the race for his party's nomination in the 21st Congressional District.


  16. Passing throughRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Motorists who use the U.S./Canadian border crossing on Wellesley Island should experience some relief from chronic backups in the near future if a provision in President Barack Obama's budget is passed.


  17. On the fringesRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Since U.S. Rep. William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh, surprised the 21st Congressional District by announcing his retirement from the U.S. House of Representatives, voters have essentially been left in the dark by the two major political parties, who have been posturing and are now squirming to explain just what they are about.


  18. Advisory committee gets latest news on North Country Veterans' ClinicRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Members of an advisory committee that meets regularly to share the latest news and concerns about veteran's care at Massena Memorial Hospital say things are going very well right now.


  19. Aubertine says he won't run in 21st Congressional DistrictRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Prominent Democrat Darrel J. Aubertine on Wednesday cited the time and travel away from home and his current work in the state comptroller's office as the reasons he will not run for the 21st Congressional District seat of Rep. William L. Owens.


  20. New York to join lobbying efforts against proposed Army National Guard cutsRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    New York will join the lobbying effort against a proposed cut of 20,000 soldiers in the Army National Guard as part of the 2015 defense budget.