THIS WEEK'S QUESTION:
St. Lawrence County Sheriff Kevin Wells says cleanups of methamphetamine production sites are on track to surpass last year’s figures. Wells says the recent uptick in meth arrests across St. Lawrence County is due to an increase in the drug’s presence, not police finding more of what was already here.
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LAST WEEK'S QUESTION:
In the wake of recent cases of measles breaking out across the nation, many lawmakers are questioning if vaccinations should be mandated. Do you think people should be forced to vaccinate to ensure public safety?
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Educators and students nearly filled the auditorium at Massena High School this afternoon at the “Call Out Cuomo” rally. Speakers included American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten. Speakers urged increasing state funding of education and fighting against the governor’s proposal for increased reliance on testing for teacher evaluations. NorthCountryNow.com photo by John Basham.View enlarged photo.
St. John's Conservatory Theater will present a musical comedy spoof on the great radio variety shows of the 1940s, "The New Variety Show." Rehearsals began in February and the musical plays March 6 to 8 at the St. John's Parish House, corner of Knox and Franklin streets, Ogdensburg. From left: Hailee Joanette, Cole Siebels, Jillian LeBel, Myah Myers, Hailey Weber and Anton Skamperle, above, will portray the St. Lawrence Darlings. See story at http://northcountrynow.com/featured_events/ogdensburgs-st-johns-conserva...View enlarged photo.
An owl sits in a tree in Hannawa Falls. Photo submitted by Stacy Tarbox.View enlarged photo.
The Potsdam Humane Society (PHS) is looking for a permanent home for Hugo who is their longest resident at the shelter. Hugo has been at the shelter for the past two and a half years. He is a mixed-bread (cattle dog, shepherd, lab) and would do best in a home without rambunctious children, said PHS board member Bonnie Boyd.View enlarged photo.
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