A pistol permit can have restrictions that allow a pistol owner to have a handgun, but not to carry it around under ordinary circumstances. A recent local law passed by St. Lawrence County legislature would broaden the criteria for unrestricted handgun permits.

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A $25 million airport expansion in Ogdensburg will break ground next month with 177-passenger flights set to be available by November 2016. Allegiant Air, a Low Cost Carrier (LCC), has agreed to offer flights to Florida, South Carolina and possibly Las Vegas.

If the airport expansion happens do you plan to use the facility to fly out of St. Lawrence County?

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Public skating, open hockey hours to begin at Pine Street Arena in Potsdam

Canton, Salmon River, Hammond net boy's soccer victories; Colton loses to Chateaugay

Canton drops non-league contest 3-1 to Watertown in girl's soccer

Salmon River shuts out Canton in lone volleyball action on Wednesday

Roos men’s soccer sees four match win streak snapped at SUNY Poly

Eight people displaced following early-morning Ogdensburg fire

Grand jury hands up hate crime indictment in case of LGBT bench-burning in Ogdensburg

Story from WWNY , Oct 8, 5:18 pm

No prison time for Massena man who accidentally ran down sex offender while under influence

Story from WWNY , Oct 8, 5:19 pm

Sen. Schumer to visit Ogdensburg Friday to discuss Montreal plan to dump 8 billion liter of raw sewage into St. Lawrence

St. Lawrence County leaves still have some time to hit peak color

St. Lawrence Valley Antique Dealers to host 25th antique show in Massena Saturday

Basic pistol class in Massena Oct. 24

State police accuse Colton 18-year-old of first-degree rape when he was 13

County chamber to host next 'Spotlight' at Vintage Doors in Hammond

Investigators seek public's assistance in finding suspect who used stolen debit card in Akwesasne

CO charged in connection with Dannemora prison break has case adjourned

Top five things to do in St. Lawrence County Friday

Classic rock band Northbound to perform in Heuvelton this weekend

Potsdam resident passes insurance pre-licensing test, state exam

Gouverneur's St. James School to host 'Huge Sale' Saturday

Canton seeking opinions and ideas for revised village and town community action plan

Lawrenceville Fire Dept. to host craft fair Saturday

Remington Museum awards $2,500 raffle winner from Ogdensburg

New Dreamcatcher Studio at Akwesasne offering acting audition course

Story from Indian Time , Oct 8, 11:45 am

Gov. Cuomo: Washington's gun control failure a 'disgrace'

Story from WWNY-tv , Oct 8, 11:47 am

Opinion: Vote for experience on village board, says Potsdam resident

St. Lawrence Power & Equipment Museum in Madrid hosting season-ending open houses Oct. 10, 24

Fall colors hike in Colton's Stone Valley Saturday

Supervisor races in Pierrepont, Hermon, Macomb, Fowler on rural town ballots in Nov. 3 elections across St. Lawrence County

Painter hosting 'Cork and Canvas' workshop with wine and cheese in Heuvelton Nov. 8

Norwood man who allegedly hit parked car in Potsdam charged with DWI, leaving scene

St. Lawrence County Conservative Party endorses Mary Farley for Supreme Court

Judge rejects request by Paul Smith’s College to change its name

Story from New York Times , Oct 8, 8:53 am

Apple treats workshop for kids Saturday in Canton at St. Lawrence County Historical Association

Canton, Potsdam college students can attend St. Lawrence International Film Festival Oct. Oct. 22 to 25 for free, organizers announce

Ogdensburg Public Library hosting movie, crafts, Halloween party for kids

Wes Craven’s horror film 'Nightmare on Elm Street' to screen in Potsdam Oct. 24 as part of St. Lawrence International Film Festival

Clarkson appoints assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering

St. Lawrence County offices await decision on cuts

After 40 years, 'Captain Dick' will close Trout Lake boat launch

Story from WWNY-TV , Oct 8, 6:10 am

Public skating, open hockey hours to begin at Pine Street Arena in Potsdam

Ogdensburg Area Zonta Club donates to Ogdensburg Neighborhood Center

GardenShare Fight Hunger 5K on Saturday to raise money to solve hunger problems in St. Lawrence County

Craft and vendor show in Potsdam Oct. 10 to benefit Relay For Life

Incumbent Potsdam Trustee Hopke says campaign is on track, despite snubs from fellow Democrats

Colton resident chosen as recipient of Skookum Award by Western New England University's Alumni Association

Massena officials taking time on vacant property registry to avoid more financial hardship on those keeping up with code

Alternating rain and sun predicted for next 48 hours in St. Lawrence County

Ogdensburg woman wins $10k in Claxton-Hepburn Auxiliary raffle

Top five things to do in St. Lawrence County Thursday

Potsdam Figure Skating Club to hold registration Saturday

Prospective students, families can tour SUNY Canton Saturday, also Oct. 23 and Nov. 13

Plaques from Massena 1980s playground donors removed, to be preserved

'Public Square Rosary Rally' Saturday in Potsdam

St. Lawrence County farmers to get help from expansion of Cooperative Extension Harvest NY program

Joint Potsdam town and village recreation budget debate tonight at Town Hall

Officer who ran over and killed SLU student cleared

Story from Cape Cod Times , Oct 7, 2:42 pm

Opinion: Protection for the ‘good ole boys’ in Potsdam, says Hannawa Falls resident

1979 Clarkson grad appointed chair of university Board of Trustees

Massena to wait on tearing down East Orvis Street building as owner heads to court in insurance battle

Clarkson physician assistants nine-hole golf contest Saturday at Potsdam Country Club

Organic gardening planning and practices workshop Saturday in Potsdam

North Country Senator Ritchie secures $25k for new Bobcat at Ogdensburg BOCES

Good representation for poor defendants in St. Lawrence County may be 'luck of the draw' due to lack of state funding

Ogdensburg trooper to graduate from Canine Handler Basic School in Albany Oct. 8

Hopkinton Food Pantry open from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Friday at town hall

Commercial Press Ink in Canton celebrating 25th anniversary today

  • LOST: Multi-colored tiger cat from the Stiles Rd., Canton.
  • LOST: Bifocal eyeglasses and blue-tooth speaker (white) possibly on Hallahan Rd., Brasher/Winthrop area.
  • FOUND: Cream-colored Siamese cat, with brownish colored face, feet and short tail.
  • FOUND: Orange tiger cat on Ober.
  • Two dogs. One is male and he is light brown the other is female she is brindle colored. Around Colton, Pierrepont, Russel area.

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