THIS WEEK'S QUESTION:
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.
Do you agree with the new law?
Results will be posted Monday, Oct. 12.
LAST WEEK'S QUESTION:
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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The fruit of a mountain ash in Canton is in full bloom. Photo submitted by Jim Barry.View enlarged photo.
Almost 30 students from Edwards-Knox School and their teachers visited Fobare’s Farms in Rensselaer Falls on Wednesday. The students saw the huge pumpkin patch as part of the tour, which also included the Fort Applewood, a corn maze and playground. North Country Now Photo by Sean McNamara.View enlarged photo.
Clarkson University School of Business faculty members Boris Jukic and Michael Wasserman have been inspired to try electric vehicles by the electric vehicle charging station on campus. The two-year-old station is a partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Workplace Charging Challenge, a national program to increase the number of employers offering workplace charging.View enlarged photo.
Fire departments from Massena, Louisville, Brasher-Winthrop and Hogansburg attended Massena's annual drill recently, according to photographer Christian Guay of Massena.View enlarged photo.
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