High heat: Gouverneur opens community center as cooling station
Monday, August 6, 2018 - 1:56 pm

GOUVERNEUR – Village Mayor Ron McDougall and Town Supervisor Dave Spilman have opened the Gouverneur Community Center, 4673 State Highway 58, as a comfort and cooling area for citizens.

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for all of St. Lawrence County, posted through 8 p.m.

The center will be open at least through that time, said Supervisor Dave Spilman.

Ice will be available there along with cold bottled water donated by Kinney Drugs.