■ GOUVERNEUR First Presbyterian Church will host the Rev. Judy L. Hay at a service at 11 a.m. Sunday at the church, 22 Church St. The Rev. Ms. Hay, a native of Gouverneur, retired from a church in Rochester a year ago.
n The town of Watertown Planning Board canceled Mondays meeting because of the weather. It has been rescheduled for 7 p.m. Jan. 14, when developer Purcell Construction will make a presentation for a proposed business park off outer Washington Street.
n According to the state Department of Health, 241,522 state residents now have health insurance coverage after enrolling through the New York State of Health marketplace. Obtaining insurance is a requirement of the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
n North country residents donated 16,256 shoeboxes full of school supplies, hygiene items, stuffed animals and small toys for children in global areas of disaster, poverty, disease and conflict as part of Operation Christmas Child, an international outreach mission of Samaritans Purse.