A Canadian farming company is teaming with Akwesasne, Ont.-based consultants to possibly grow medical marijuana in Bombay. New York in 18 months will allow medical marijuana on a very tight basis under the Compassionate Care Act. They will license five growers that can each operate four dispensaries. Growing must be done indoors in a secured facility.

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St. Lawrence County is among the top nine counties in New York with the highest lung cancer rate, according to a Surgeon General’s report. St. Lawrence County has a rate of approximately 88 cases of lung cancer per 100,000 people. The average across the state is about 64 cases per 100,000 people, the report shows.

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Reynolds leads Bears women's basketball past Kangaroos, 68-64

Potsdam Junior Hockey Association hosting Rock-N-Skate event at Pine Street Arena Nov. 28

Clarkson completes four-point weekend at Cheel

Quinnipiac rallies to top Saints in OT

Hameline, Kellogg lead Saints women's cross country to 3rd at NCAA Championships

Rainy and warm in St. Lawrence County, snow expected for Thanksgiving

Hundreds brave cold to run in West Potsdam's Hobble Gobble event

Massena man charged with promoting prison contraband, criminal sale of controlled substance in Canton

Driver in fatal Route 11 accident guilty of misdemeanor

Story from WWNY , Nov 24, 9:04 am

Norwood Kiwanis Club to kick off their annual Christmas tree sale

Tuesday to do: Blood drives in Madrid, Ogdensburg, intro to Microsoft Word workshop in Potsdam

Norwood to host vendor fair at SUNY Potsdam Child Care Center

Fire leaves woman homeless in Hammond; fire alarm credited with saving her life

Heuvelton alumni invited to holiday gathering Dec. 4

Driver in 2012 car crash in Antwerp that killed four North Lawrence residents found guilty of reckless driving

North Country Family Health Clinic holds ribbon-cutting ceremony

U.S. Army Reserve speaks to Massena Cub Scouts about citizenship and his job as a reservist

Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce names its October Ogdensburg Free Academy student of the month

Potsdam Junior Hockey Association hosting Rock-N-Skate event at Pine Street Arena Nov. 28

Norwood-Norfolk Key Club to wrap gifts in St Lawrence Centre Mall this holiday season

Another meeting on Ogdensburg zoning changes after planning board meets

Luna Women’s Clothing Boutique for young women opening in Canton

Parishville Memory Tree accepting names, donations

North Country Rep. Owens, retiring, says he relied on 'rational thought'

Story from Decode DC , Nov 23, 4:15 pm

NY attorney general to examine low voter turnout

Story from NY Daily News , Nov 23, 4:14 pm

New state Senate majority meets to map out strategies in Albany

Story from WWNY-tv , Nov 23, 4:14 pm

Opinion: Parishville ATV club names raffle winner; makes donation

27 Gobbler Gallop 5K run and walk to benefit Heuvelton food pantries Nov. 27

Thanksgiving day dinner to be held at Trinity Church in Potsdam Nov. 27

Basic Websites for Genealogy Research class to be hosted by Potsdam library Dec. 8

Forecast for St. Lawrence County is warm and wet

Family homeless after Brasher fire

Story from WWNY-tv , Nov 23, 8:47 am

Ogdensburg looking into offer of movie theater from owner

Stefanik taps people from across congressional district, including St. Lawrence County, to advise her

New York State Senate to form another bi-partisan coalition

Census of Ogdensburg Diocese Catholics underway

Parishville-Hopkinton Central School student named BOCES student of the month

Quinnipiac rallies to top Saints in OT

Clarkson completes four-point weekend at Cheel

United Christian Churches of Norwood service to be hosted by St. Andrew’s Church Nov. 25

Free community Thanksgiving dinner in Morristown Nov. 27

Celiac Disease Support Group to meet at Canton-Potsdam Hospital Nov. 24

  • 8 month kitten. She is black and white. Missing since November 14. County Route 50 in Brasher Falls.
  • Cat missing from Main Street Madrid earlier this week. Wearing black spike color with name Gambit.
  • man's wallet at Price Chopper Nov 21st.
  • LOST: a birth mom wishes to find daughters surname. They would be 42 and 43 yrs. old now.
  • Male Orange Tiger Cat found at St. Mary's School in CANTON. Very friendly, and a larger sized boy. Been at St. Mary's since Nov. 18. Call 386-3572

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