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Man knocks in hole-in-one at Potsdam Town and Country Club

Coast Guard Flotilla in Massena taking signups for April 29-30 safe boating course

St. Lawrence, Heuvelton, Lisbon, Hammond, E-K girl's softball teams win big

Gouverneur, Lisbon, Heuvelton, Harrisville, H-D boy's baseball teams win

Salmon River racks up win versus O.F.A.; Heuvelton nips Canton 9-8 in girl's lacrosse

Ogdensburg officials say water may taste, smell different during repair project, but still safe to drink

Canton man charged with possessing, promoting child pornography

Man knocks in hole-in-one at Potsdam Town and Country Club

Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Saturday

NCN top five for April 17: girl donates hair, teen charged in alleged stabbing, cops target aggressive drivers

Potsdam's Cinema 10 to screen 'Pride' on Monday

Tickets on sale for workplace wellness lecture in Ogdensburg

Massena lawmakers adopt six-month transient sales ban as they revisit town code

Guest conductor to give workshop, lead performance at Potsdam's Crane School Sunday to Wednesday

Trio of Gouverneur teens charged with stealing newspaper vending machine, smashing it with sledgehammer

Gouverneur man charged with stealing from Kinney Drugs twice in one week

SUNY Canton College Assoc. gives more than 1,000 students free Girl Scout cookies

NY board gets conflicting prods on closing campaign finance corporate loophole

Coast Guard Flotilla in Massena taking signups for April 29-30 safe boating course

Pancake breakfast in DePeyster on Sunday

Teen charged following alleged screwdriver stabbing in Raymondville

Story from, Apr 17, 11:34 am

Potsdam's Peak Moment TV to discuss farming on Monday and Tuesday

Principal at Gouverneur's West Side Elementary kisses pig to promote reading challenge

United Helpers RiverLedge Campus in Ogdensburg offers lunch to volunteers

Story from, Apr 17, 11:37 am

Garage sale and flea market at Oddfellows will benefit Heuvelton Central School Class of 2015

Story from, Apr 17, 11:30 am

North Country Rep. Stefanik calls Obama’s foreign policy ‘a failure’

Story from The Hill , Apr 17, 12:01 pm

Visit Massena Museum April 19 for open house event

Story from, Apr 17, 11:31 am

Morley History Group to meet Sunday April 19 at library

Story from, Apr 17, 11:25 am

Ogdensburg library and librarians from Waddington and Gouverneur receive praise in online poll sponsored by Sen. Ritchie

The Iditarod lives on in South Colton

Bridal Expo to feature more than 50 local businesses in Ogdensburg

Economist to speak in Canton says local economic experts 'on the wrong track,' suggests key is growing from inside

St. Lawrence University appoints MacAllaster Professor of North Country Studies

Russell Memorial Hall Museum to serve annual 'End of Sugaring' breakfast April 19

Northwest Tech students teach Morristown second graders about agriculture

Learn to start seedlings and transplant at workshop in Canton

Ogdensburg teen leads police on high-speed chase from Canton to Edwards

Story from WWNY-TV , Apr 17, 6:00 am

Morley History Group to meet at 2 p.m. Sunday

Unmarked cars ‘out in force’ all week as troopers target St. Lawrence County’s speeders, aggressive drivers

Fire alarm leads to drug charges for two on Clarkson campus in Potsdam

North Country Rep. Stefanik raises $300,000 campaign money in first three months on the job

Story from , Apr 17, 5:59 am

'The Great American Songbook' jazz concert set for April 19 in Canton

'Team Eric Bake Sale' set for Sunday in Canton

Clarkson researchers receive national award for paper on cancer cells

Pancake breakfast served Sunday in Crary Mills

Editor on Duty: Andy Gardner, 315-265-1000, ext. 36

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