Khloe, 5, of Massena recently adopted a cat named Precious from the Potsdam humane society. Khloe is the daughter of Jeffrey and Melissa Bourdon.
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THIS WEEK'S QUESTION:
Several parts of St. Lawrence County have experienced flooding recently due to the melting snow from this past Winter. Have you experienced flooding in your area?
If so, have you had any significant damage to any property?
Results will be posted Monday, April 21.
LAST WEEK'S QUESTION:
The deadline for signing up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act closed last week with more than 7 million new policy subscriptions. Many in St. Lawrence County were eligible.
Did you attempt to sign up?
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These young Amish men were paddling around just off the Horseshoe Road, Heuvelton recently. They would normally be in a pasture, but because of the high waters overflowing the banks of the Oswegatchie River they had to padlle instead. Photo by Natalie Aldrich, Canton.View enlarged photo.
Not just rivers were flooding recently, here is a picture of the Plum Brook on Mill Road in Norfolk. "At some places it is barely more than a trickle when not flooded," said photographer Peggy Curran. Flooding issues appear to be improving across the North Country. "It was worse a few days ago," Curran said.View enlarged photo.
Clarkson president Tony Collins signed the American College & University Presidents’ Climate Commitment (ACUPCC) commitment today, an effort by colleges and universities to address global climate disruption. From left, front are Anthony Spencer, Collins, and Second Nature Presidential Fellows Program director Mitchell Thomashow; back, Clarkson Sustainability Committee members Shannon Robinson, Alan Rossner, John Ashworth-King, Courtney Green, Samantha Brodsky, Davide Cazzulo, Janessa Scott, Amy Thompson, Michelle Young, Allison Aldrich, Carol Newvine, and Erica Arnold. Thomashow will be speaking tonight at 7 p.m.View enlarged photo.
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