Posted on: January 11, 2017

Washington County Public Health Rabies Clinic Schedule

2017 Rabies Clinic Schedule

Washington County Public Health Rabies Clinic Schedule for 2017

All Dogs and Cats should be vaccinated against rabies at 3 months of age and re-vaccinated one year later, then every three years thereafter.  Ferrets should be vaccinated against rab...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Fort Edward man charged with felony

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on Tuesday February 14, 2017, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Dustin A. Mingo, age 21, of Fort Edward. 

Mingo was charged with criminal contempt in the 1st  degree, a class E Felony. H...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

Vermont man charged with felony aggravated DWI

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on February 12, 2017 at 8:00 pm, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the area of State Route 4 in the Town of Whitehall for a report of a vehicle that had been involved in an accident ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Drug investigation results in large seizure of marijuana, cash

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, the Narcotics Division of the  Washington County Sheriff’s Office was involved with a multiple agency drug investigation that ended in with an arrest in Castleton, Vermont.

The investigation involved membe...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Woman seriously injured in Hebron accident

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office investigated a one car roll-over motor vehicle accident on January 31, 2017.

At 11:19 AM, deputies were dispatched to the accident on Middle Road in the Town of Hebron. Up...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Mechanicville man charged after drug investigation

Ryan Fahey

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy on Monday January 30, 2017, the Washington County Sheriff's Office  arrested Ryan J. Fahey, 25, of Malta Point in Mechanicville.

Fahey was charged with one count of criminal possession of a controlled substance i...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

New year brings more scam attempts

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As the first month of 2017 comes to a close, some residents have reported getting scam calls. While most are the same attempts at old scams, some have a different twist. Many news outlets around the country are reporting on a scam  called the &am...

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Posted on: January 23, 2017

Argyle explosion prompts investigation

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on Sunday, January 22, 2017, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to Sweet Road in the Town of Argyle for multiple reports of a large explosion that was felt as far away as Kingsbury and South ...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Fort Edward man charged with failing to register as sex offender

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on January 9, 2017 the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christopher M. Rockwell, 31, of Burgoyne Avenue in Fort Edward, New York.

Rockwell was arrested and charged with failure to properly register a...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Sheriff Murphy addresses pistol permit re-certification

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When the “Safe Act” was first forced upon us I wrote an open letter in opposition. I stand by that letter and remain opposed to the “Safe Act” including the five year handgun re-certification process that has now come to fruition.

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Sex offender charged with failing to register

Aaron N. Minor

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on January 3, 2017 the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Aaron N. Minor, 34, of Greenwich, New York. Minor was charged with failure to properly register as a sex offender, a class D felony.Minor ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Greenwich man charged with felony

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, the Washington County Sheriff's Office has arrested a Greenwich man following an incident in the Town of Easton.

On January 2, 2017 at 12:02 pm, deputies were dispatched to a report of an accident on Old Schuyle...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Middle Grove woman charged under Leandra's Law

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, the Washington County Sheriff's Office has arrested a Middle Grove woman under Leandra’s Law following an incident in the Town of Greenwich.

On December 31, 2016 at 7:32 pm, deputies observed a vehicle sto...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Try Hockey for Free Day

On Saturday, February 25th the USA Hockey association along with Adirondack Youth Hockey Association is hosting a Try Hockey for Free event at the Glens Falls Civic Center. The time of the event is 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM and pre-registration is required at ht...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Opportunity for Youth...Washington County Reality Check is in search of Student Leaders

Reality Check is part of the Living Tobacco-Free grant out of Glens Falls Hospital, that encourages youth to stand up to Big Tobacco by helping their community create tobacco-free policies.  Reality check is also a statewide youth-led movement, t...

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Glens Falls Hospital fix it! live tobacco-free