Posted on: November 17, 2017

District Attorney announces guilty plea in Fort Ann case

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District Attorney Tony Jordan announced that Melissa Gonyea pled guilty to the Indictment pending against her on November 16, 2017.  Based on this plea, she has agreed to cooperate against her co-defendant, Kevin Gonyea.

If she fails to cooperate ...

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

911 Lifesaver Award Issued (Public Safety)

CO Regina Ladd receives a 911 Lifesaver Award

Earlier in 2017, our 911 Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call reporting a medical emergency in the Town of Kingsbury which resulted in a cardiac arrest during the call. 

Due to a collaborative joint effort and action by the caller, our Emer...

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Front Page News
Posted on: November 7, 2017

Kidde Recalls Fire Extinguishers with Plastic Handles

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On Nov. 2, 2017, Kidde announced a recall of almost 38 million fire extinguishers sold in the United States. They may not work during a fire emergency if they become clogged and require a lot of force to use. Also, the nozzle can come off with enough forc...

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Posted on: November 1, 2017

2018 Tentative Budget Available

2018 Entire Tentative Budget

The 2018 Washington County Tentative Budget is now available.

View 2018 Entire Tentative Budget (PDF)

View 2018 Budget Packet (PDF)

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Consolidated Agricultural District No. 3 30 day Legal Notice

Consolidated Ag District 3 30 Day Legal Notice

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that Consolidated Agricultural District No. 3, consisting of 55,532 acres in the Towns of Easton, Cambridge, Jackson and White Creek, County of Washington was first formed on July 17, 1978. 

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that unde...

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

911 Lifesaver Award Issued

CO Regina Ladd receives a 911 Lifesaver Award

Earlier in 2017, our 911 Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call reporting a medical emergency in the Town of Kingsbury which resulted in a cardiac arrest during the call. 

Due to a collaborative joint effort and action by the caller, our Emer...

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Public Safety

Posted on: November 17, 2017

Two injured in Kingsbury accident

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on November 16, 2017 at about 12:13 PM, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a personal injury motor vehicle accident at the intersections of Maple Street and Burgoyne Avenue in the Town of ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 15, 2017

Sheriff's Office to participate in Thanksgiving STOP-DWI Crackdown

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Undersheriff John Winchell announced today that the Washington County Sheriff’s Office along with local police agencies will participate in a special enforcement effort to crackdown on impaired driving.

This Thanksgiving weekend, millions will hi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 14, 2017

Vermont man charged with felony DWI

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on November 12, 2017 at about 9:44 PM, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Matthew V. Guadagnino, age 32, of Shrewsbury, VT on two felonies following a vehicle stop on State Route 149 in the To...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 20, 2017

Four arrested after drug investigation

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, after a joint-investigation lasting several months, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Enforcement Unit and the Hudson Falls Police Department executed a search warrant at the apartment of Mi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 16, 2017

Cambridge man arrested after traffic stop

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, Deputies stopped a 2005 Ford pick-up truck operated by Stephen P. Hannon on State Rt. 313 in the Town of Jackson for swerving out of the traveling lane several times.

Upon speaking with Hannon, deputies could smell a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 16, 2017

Hudson Falls woman charged with felony under Leandra's Law

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on October 15, 2017 at about 7:01PM, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Candice Pettiford, 27, of Hudson Falls after a clerk at a local convenience store reported a vehicle leaving the parking...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 13, 2017

Fort Edward man charged with felony after theft

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Charles E. McDonough, 74, of Hunt Ave in Fort Edward after an investigation into the larceny of an electric meter. Sheriff’s Deputies were called t...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

South Glens Falls woman charged under Leandra's Law

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According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, arrested Nicole P.King, 30, of South Glens Falls, after an investigation into driving while intoxicated. King was stopped for several vehicle and traffic violations,...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Sheriff’s Office supervisors attend Statewide Training Program

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Saratoga Springs, NY – Fifty-six Law Enforcement Supervisors from 30 sheriff’s offices around the state attended specialized training for Law Enforcement Division Supervisors at the Gideon Putnam Hotel in Saratoga Springs, NY in mid Se...

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Sheriff's Office

Posted on: November 1, 2017

National Military Family Appreciation Month

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For more than two centuries, members of our Armed Forces have defended our country with unyielding courage. In our Nation's times of need, these brave patriots step forward to answer America's call, leaving behind everything they know and love. And as the...

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