Fulton County snowmobiler dies after machine breaks through ice on Peck Lake, sheriff says

Fulton County snowmobiler dies after machine breaks through ice on Peck Lake, sheriff says

BLEECKER - A Fulton County snowmobiler died after his snowmobile went through the ice on Peck Lake Thursday, Fulton County Sheriff Richard Giardino said Friday. Giardino identified the snowmobiler who died as Todd Wheaton, who was in his early 40s and from Fulton County. Divers recovered Wheaton's body at about 5 a.m. Friday morning, Giardino said. The incident happened before 9 p.m. Thursday as three friends were snowmobiling on the lake, Giardino said. Ice on the lake was generally about 11 inches thick, but the snowmobilers approached a stream with running and even open water. They spotted it, but not…
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High Schools: Strong defense leads Broadalbin-Perth girls’ basketball past Scotia-Glenville

High Schools: Strong defense leads Broadalbin-Perth girls’ basketball past Scotia-Glenville

Strong third-quarter defense led Broadalbin-Perth past Scotia-Glenville 57-42 in Foothills Council girls' basketball action, overcoming 21 points from the Tartans’ Karaline McCarthy.The Patriots led 29-25 at halftime, then held the Tartans to four points while scoring 17 in the third. Molly Russom scored eight of her team-high 15 points during the eight-minute span.Queensbury stifled Johnstown 66-4, allowing all four points in the first quarter. Kendra Ballard scored 14 points for the Spartans. Dyllan Ray added 10, along with eight rebounds, six steals and five assists.BOYS' BOWLINGWESTERN ATHLETIC CONFERENCEFort Plain 4, OESJ 0FP (2,556) — Anthony Paradise 214-617,  Zimra Trent 190-521.…
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