Tue., Feb. 20, 2018  •  St. Lawrence County, NY


A large-scale solar farm under consideration for St. Lawrence County on land in the towns of Massena, Norfolk and Brasher would provide hundreds of temporary construction jobs and three to four permanent jobs. North Park Energyplans to develop, construct and operate a solar energy center to have a maximum generating capability of 180 megawatts MW. on approximately 1,600 acres between the three towns. Based on similar projects experience, the project would create about 275-375 temporary construction jobs at its peak during the approximate 8 months of building, and three to four permanent jobs.

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The number of confirmed influenza cases in St. Lawrence County since the Oct. 1 start of the flu season ballooned by two-thirds from Jan. 25 and Feb. 5.

By Jan. 24, 171 cases had been recorded in the nearly four months since the start of the season Oct. 1.

From Jan. 25 to Feb. 5 the number of cases had skyrocketed by 114 to a total of 285, a 66.6 percent increase in confirmed cases in just those 11 days, according to Kindra Cousineau, communicable disease program coordinator for the St. Lawrence County Public Health Department.

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