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Second Look: Northern NY History Podcast

Jul 28, 2019

Special guest host Dennis O'Brien joins Christina for a look back at north country happenings this week, from renovations of a 100-year-old Civil War monument, a loose local connection to a major murder trial and a stern edict from our favorite past Chief of Police, E.J. Singleton.

Episode is edited by Christina Knott....

Jul 14, 2019

This special episode of History Highlights, we follow the local coverage of the NASA moon landing 50 years ago in 1969. We talk about local reactions, thoughts from foreign visitors in the U.S. that week, controversy and protests and the new frontier of exploration.

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Jul 7, 2019

Christina and Kelly talk about north country historical events, and we go out of Watertown a bit to talk about the surrounding communities.

We talk about Ives Park in Potsdam, a road rage incident in Malone, giant strawberries brought into the Watertown Daily Times, the return of War of 1812 Ale out of Sacketts Harbor,...

Jun 30, 2019

Kelly and Christina discuss take a second look at history highlights from the Watertown Daily Times for the week of June 30 to July 6.

50 years ago
July 2, 1969: The Watertown City Council Monday threw out all bids for the projected Children’s Zoo in Thompson park which, among other things would remove the stone...

Jun 23, 2019

Kelly and Christina take a look back at this week in north country history for June 23-29. Follow along online or in print.

Episode is edited by Christina Knott. Music is "Boop" by Podington Bear.

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