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?

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Results will be posted Monday, Oct. 12.


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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Weekly PiYo classes in Ogdensburg rescheduled

Volleyball:Canton, Madrid-Waddington pick up wins; Ogdensburg stays unbeaten

High school near Binghamton breaks Massena football team’s 55-win record from 1950s

Waddington resident honored as WPI male student-athlete of the week as part of cross country team

Canton girl's soccer moves back into first; St. Lawrence, P-H Panthers win

Massena's St. Lawrence Centre losing another store; Claire's to close at end of month

Proposed county budget would cut spending by $3 million, eliminate 23 positions and raise tax levy by $400,000

Proposed Massena town budget would raise taxes by 3 percent; supervisor wants to spend more to market area as fishing destination

Ogdensburg's Grace Baptist Church offering free winter coats, boots, apparel Wednesdays starting Oct. 14

Top five things to do in St. Lawrence County Wednesday

Wine tasting in Norfolk Friday

Canton's Grace Episcopal to serve community supper Friday

GOP candidates for state supreme court, county clerk, Ogdensburg mayor to make appearances at meet-and-greet night

Weekly PiYo classes in Ogdensburg rescheduled

View the latest Potsdam-Canton issue of North Country This Week

NCNow Survey: 71 percent of respondents plan to use new airport facility in Ogdensburg

St. Lawrence County WIC program hosts baby shower to promote healthy pregnancies

Opinion: Bernie Sanders’ message remains unchanged, says Potsdam resident

American Shakespeare Center to perform in Canton starting Thursday

Skype workshop in Potsdam Oct. 9

Rep. Stefanik’s Democratic challenger says congresswoman chose her party over North Country with support for new trade deal

Harvest dinner to be served in St. Regis Falls Oct. 9

St. Lawrence County proposes big cuts in 2016 budget

Story from WWNY , Oct 6, 9:11 am

Norwood village residents may have rusty water as DPW flushes hydrants

Gouverneur woman among North Country flood helpers in South Carolina

Potsdam will honor Canton-Potsdam Hospital orthopedic surgeon who died in September

Tutor training course offered at Norwood Public Library

St. Lawrence University offering lecture on how we think and learn Oct. 8

St. Lawrence County awarded $20,658 in welfare fraud settlements in September

Clarkson appoints assistant professor of physical therapy

Accused Potsdam murderer looks to change lawyers for second time

Story from WWNY-TV , Oct 6, 6:02 am

DWI in Potsdam, burglary in Edwards, Hollywood actor to be honored in Massena make top 5 NCN stories for Monday

Community Performance Series to present 'Peter Rabbit Tales' Oct. 9 and 10 in Potsdam

Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center Auxiliary seeks donations of socks for their 'Sock-It-To-Me' sock drive

Clarkson appoints assistant professor of biology

Business expo set for Oct. 8 at Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort

Decent week of weather in St. Lawrence County to give way to rainy Friday

Cheese featured at Potsdam Food Co-op food sampling event Oct. 8

St. Lawrence County Sheriff road patrol safe under proposed budget

Story from WWNY , Oct 5, 5:08 pm

St. Lawrence County Youth Advisory Board seeks nods for Martin memorial excellence award

Is splake a 'Frankenfish' or manageable addition to Adirondack fisheries?

Canton and Potsdam residents honored for research presentation

Wanakena's SUNY ESF offering free Oct. 17 open house

Harvest dinner to be served in Hammond Oct. 8

Déjà vu? Just like in Potsdam, toilets bloom on lawn in Maine in protest of Dunkin’ Donuts zoning denial

Takeout turkey dinner in Edwards Oct. 8

North Lawrence woman charged with felony for fraudulent check transfer

Potsdam Chamber taking donations to be given as part of PBS 'Explore the Region' auction

Top five things to do in St. Lawrence County Tuesday

Several St. Lawrence County residents receive black belt promotions

Hospice selling tickets for Tastes of Autumn brunch in Massena

Children's museum to present kids' photo workshop in Potsdam Saturday

Edwards burglary leads to numerous charges against boyfriend and girlfriend

Canton's SLU to present Henry V lecture as part of Shakespeare series

High school near Binghamton breaks Massena football team’s 55-win record from 1950s

Story from WBNG-tv , Oct 5, 11:42 am

Statewide effort aims to recruit veterans to aid immigrants who want to become citizens

Opinion: Ogdensburg mayoral candidate not content with status quo

Hannawa Falls woman and Louisville man elected to Northern New York Parade and Drill Team Captains Association

Potsdam Public Library to offer internet safety class Oct. 8

Norwood library to host class on walking, strengthening and toning for seniors

Fall rummage sale set for Oct. 7-9 at St. Mary's Church in Potsdam

$350,000 in state funding will help bring locally grown food to schools in St. Lawrence County

Huge outpouring greeted Gouverneur's 'Big Brother' winner

Potsdam firefighters got busy last week

More sun won’t help North Country’s green tomatoes ripen

Former Massena resident recognized for teaching excellence at SUNY Delhi

Learn about international business protocols Oct. 7 in Potsdam

Editor on Duty: Matt Lindsey, 315-265-1000, ext. 31

  • 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.
  • Large cream colored male cat with one crooked ear missing from the Glenmeal Road in Pierrepont
  • LOST: Cat - Male short-haired tan with some dark marks and blue eyes. Went missing on Chase Street in Massena.

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