This bear was spotted walking across a dirt road in Parishville recently, according to photographer Mark Martin of Potsdam. "I don't want to disclose the exact location to protect him. Thought people might like a picture," he said.View enlarged photo.
THIS WEEK'S QUESTION:
St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary Rain says her office will no longer reduce driving while intoxicated charges.
She said the new policy is aimed at reducing the number of drunk drivers on the road.
Results will be posted Monday, Sept. 1.
LAST WEEK'S QUESTION:
With summer winding down, St. Lawrence County students are gearing up for the upcoming school year.
Where do you purchase school clothes, shoes and supplies?
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Members of the Canton Writers Group pose with the director of the Canton Free Library, which hosts the meetings. Front, from left are Debbie McEwen and Linda Batt. Standing are Jim Barry, Canton Free Library director Emily Owen, Linda Greenwood and Diane Dockum. For more details about the group, which recently marked 22 years, see story.View enlarged photo.
A mother wolf spider carries eggs across a rock on Little John Road in Colton. Photo by Kathy Connelly of South Colton.View enlarged photo.
Jordan Gilbert and Hailyn Coller recently landed a 30-pound carp in Massena. Photo submitted by Kimberly Gilbert.View enlarged photo.
This salamander was spotted by Gary Higgins of Fowler this weekend while he was working outside. Photo submitted by Penny Miller.View enlarged photo.
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