THIS WEEK'S QUESTION:

The Massena Neighborhood Center recently refused to accept donations from the proceeds of a drag show. A neighborhood center official says it is due to what they believe to be the show’s sexually explicit content. One of the show’s organizers, Massena native Michael Cameron, who performs female impersonation under the name Amber Skyy, says the show is mainly cross-dressed men and women lip-syncing songs with comedy sprinkled in.

Should charitable organizations reject donations based on how the money is raised?

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LAST WEEK'S QUESTION:

With the recent high profile cases of alleged police brutality/negligence involving the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown, do you feel that St. Lawrence County law enforcement should have to wear body cameras?

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Canton Pavilion hosting a skate with Santa Dec. 24, free skating on Christmas Day

Massena girl's basketball team drops game to Malone 36-34

Potsdam, Canton, OFA, Colton, Morristown, Heuvelton, Harrisville, E-K boy's basketball teams win

17th Hobble Gobble run raises $14,500 for Potsdam Holiday Fund

Droppin' the Gloves on Cancer hockey tourney gives nearly $3,000 to Canton-Potsdam Hospital Cancer Center

Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center receives 'A' grade in fall 2014 update to hospital safety score

North Country Assembly members Russell, Blankenbush disagree over 'single payer' state health care proposal

Story from NewzJunky.com , Dec 19, 5:52 am

Cards requested for Brasher Falls teacher, mother with sick child that has been hospitalized for 75 days

Story from WWNY-tv , Dec 19, 5:52 am

Weller Mt. Breakfast Club donates $300 in memory of Robert Whalen to Parishville Volunteer Fire Company Dive team

Madrid-Waddington graduate completers Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps leader training course

Canton Pavilion hosting a skate with Santa Dec. 24, free skating on Christmas Day

17th Hobble Gobble run raises $14,500 for Potsdam Holiday Fund

Massena village board makes annual appointments, including deputy mayor and committees

Poughkeepsie newspaper urges resignation of county legislator accused of sexually abusing two boys in Cranberry Lake

Droppin' the Gloves on Cancer hockey tourney gives nearly $3,000 to Canton-Potsdam Hospital Cancer Center

Blueline Magazine celebrates 35 years in Potsdam

Family Christmas Eve Mass in Canton on Dec. 24

Really Old & Nearly New Boutique opens on Main Street in Ogdensburg

St. Lawrence County gains 200 non-farm jobs in November over the same month last year

Small businesses, local artists under one roof in Potsdam

Ogdensburg-based St. Lawrence Health Alliance workers donate nearly 250 books

St. Lawrence University has names new vice president for university communications

Christmas Eve services to be held in Parishville, Heuvelton, Brier Hill

Fowler zinc mine to reopen, get cheap power in return for 100 new jobs in 2015

Story from NorthCountryNow.com, Dec 18, 12:25 pm

Winthrop men accused of possessing two pounds of pot

Story from NorthCountryNow.com, Dec 18, 11:41 am

Police locate Massena teenage runaways, one jailed for child endangerment

Story from NorthCountryNow.com, Dec 18, 11:35 am

Teen accused of spitting on, kicking Customs official in groin at Massena Port of Entry

Story from NorthCountryNow.com, Dec 18, 11:38 am

Opinion: Congressman Owens turns the page to a new chapter

Parishville transfer station to close early on Christmas Eve

Story from NorthCountryNow.com, Dec 18, 11:32 am

Massena Visionaries member spars with town supervisor over hiring Kansas firm to design Massena logo, town website

St. Lawrence County law enforcement agencies cracking down on impaired driving

North Country Congressman Bill Owens exits sounding defiantly partisan

Clarkson children donate to Potsdam Holiday Fund

Massena Arena to host free public skating in late December, early January

Friday to do: 'Lights on the River' in Lisbon, Christmas caroling in Massena, Christmas service in Canton

Massena Town Council seeks injunction preventing legislators from taking Massena’s share of Mohawk land claim settlement

Three St. Lawrence County agencies that deal with domestic abuse to receive over $100,000 in federal grant funding

'Advantage Adirondacks' aims to turn tide on Park economy

Kindergarten to sixth grade students from Lisbon Central School donate more than 3,900 pencils, 90 sharpeners

Jesse D. McCarthy Music Awards program names Potsdam and Parishville residents as its 2014 winners

NY Cardio Kickboxing to hold classes Tuesday nights in Ogdensburg

  • LOST:red OR hat
  • LOST: mittens checkerboard pattern: 2 pr, maroon/black and lavender/grey
  • Found: Beagle mix puppy by Grove, East Orvis St., Massena
  • Earlier this week an orange and white short haired cat wearing a red collar appeared on our property on the Hitchcock Road in Rensselaer Falls/Dekalb area. Praying it was not a "dumped furbaby", would like to find owner or a good home.
  • Found: Gray cat with white face, chest, & paws. 5 mi. outside Waddington toward Ogdnsburg.


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