THIS WEEK'S QUESTION:

An outdoor guide who came under fire for allowing hunting dogs to run where property owners don’t want them says reducing the coyote population in St. Lawrence County is important, even if people are irritated when dogs run on their land. The Department of Conservation allows dogs released on land where they have permission to hunt to legally cross onto other property where they are not wanted. But, the dog owner could be charged with trespassing if it is “foreseeable” that the dogs would go where they are not wanted, a DEC spokesman said.

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LAST WEEK'S QUESTION:

Free income tax preparation and electronic filing is offered at various location in St. Lawrence County and the deadline to file is April 15.

How do you prepare your income taxes?

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All Winter Chill events in Louisville and Waddington are canceled due to warm weather

Canton boy's basketball rallies from 18 down, upsets O.F.A. for first title since '96

Canton girl's basketball repeats Section X Class B Title, beating O.F.A. 59-37

Norwood-Norfolk, St. Lawrence Central win Division II semifinals

Saints women's hockey players Marchment, Webster named Top-10 finalists for Patty Kazmaier Award

Sheriff's office identifies victim of fatal fire in Massena; cause remains under investigation

Jamboree in to benefit local man with bran cancer Saturday in Potsdam

Meth bust in Ogdensburg, Potsdam store closing, flood watch around county among Feb. 24 NCNow top five

Reviewing ‘50 Shades Darker’ while handcuffed, Ogdensburg critic rails the flick, which he calls worse than the original

Open house at CHMC Wellness Ctr. in Ogdensburg Monday

Ford Motor Co. core supply manager who graduated from SUNY Canton to speak at the school Monday

Waddington man named All-Academic in cross country

Story from NorthCountryNow , Feb 24, 5:26 pm

St. Lawrence County Emergency Services urges caution on waterways with weekend warm weather

Engineer's Week Open House at SUNY Canton, experiments with lasers, thermal camera, 3-D software

Canton Boys & Girls Capture Section 10 Titles

Story from WWNY-tv , Feb 24, 2:35 pm

Bone marrow donor screening to be held Monday in Canton

Beer Brewing workshop to be held next week in Canton

'Home Away From Home' - Massena's Trish Hartka at the Howl Grand Slam

Norwood-Norfolk Elementary School recognized students of the month for January

Story from NorthCountryNow , Feb 24, 2:28 pm

All Winter Chill events in Louisville and Waddington are canceled due to warm weather

Potsdam Price Chopper donates child-sized shopping carts to North Country Children's Museum

Downstate lawmaker disbarred after conviction for sexual abusing Boy Scout in Cranberry Lake

Story from WWNY , Feb 24, 12:14 pm

Potsdam Chamber of Commerce adds new board member

Watch the Feb. 13 Ogdensburg City Council meeting

Opinion: DEC to blame for hunting dog problem, says Heuvelton man

Samantha and Jonathan Stinson performing Sunday in Heuvelton

eBay class in Potsdam Monday

Potsdam hobby shop Misty Hollow will close

Red Cross aiding Massena residents following fatal fire

In Massena, Sen. Gillibrand urges senior citizens to get wise about fraud

Story from NCPR , Feb 24, 9:05 am

Cabin Fever event raises $1,170 for Canton mission work

DANC credits Massena for improved recycling program

Potsdam Humane Society holding T-shirt design contest

Methodist church in Russell planning concert for Feb. 26

Ogdensburg man charged with making meth in Belmont Courts

Warrior Sled Hockey Tournament returns to Canton March 3

Demolition derby planned for Feb. 26 in North Lawrence

Immigration changes could impact St. Lawrence County farms and colleges

Story from WWNY , Feb 24, 6:27 am

West Potsdam Fire Department hosting gun show Saturday

Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service unveils new look for patrol cars

Story from Indian Time , Feb 24, 6:28 am

Opinion: Make wind tower company pay taxes, says Potsdam man

Massena, Star Lake, Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Gouverneur areas under flood watch from Friday through Sunday evening

'Journey to Grace' author coming to Colton Feb. 26

Akwesasne chief opposed to plan to ship highly radioactive liquid from Canada, across St. Lawrence River, to South Carolina

Food advocacy group wants people to sign up for CSA to support St. Lawrence County farmers

Opinion: Stefanik is no friend of the river, says Potsdam man

Drunk-driving wreck injures two, one dead in house fire, CJs redemption sold among Feb. 23 NCNow top five

Bridal show in Ogdensburg Sunday

Pork roast dinner in Pierrepont Saturday

House fire in Massena kills one, St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies say

St. Lawrence County grand jury clears two attorneys accused of criminal wrongdoing

Story from WWNY , Feb 23, 2:40 pm

Video shows scene around fatal house fire in Massena

Sen. Gillibrand stops at Massena Community Center to announce legislation aimed at protecting seniors from fraud

Opinion: Health care system cannot be based on luck, says Potsdam man

A cappella regional quarterfinals in Potsdam Saturday

Silver bracelet-making class in Waddington Saturday

New oncology director at Ogdensburg cancer center

Story from NorthCountryNow , Feb 23, 11:43 am

Ritchie calls for state to study economic impact of libraries in St. Lawrence County and other regions

Ice fishing derby in South Colton slated for Feb. 25 has been canceled

North Country Assemblyman Jones wants to rescind STAR changes

Back Country Band to play at Pickens Opera House in Heuvelton

Akwesasne artists carves ice sculpture for Snow Festival in Ottawa

Story from Indian Time , Feb 23, 11:45 am

Two injured following Oswegatchie accident, Rensselaer Falls man charged with driving drunk

Bird Valentines class offered in Waddington at Gallery at Lake Saint Lawrence Arts

Full Moon Fundraiser raises money for Akwesasne water protectors near Standing Rock

Story from Indian Time , Feb 23, 9:58 am

Clarkson University doctor and students working to help stroke victims in Potsdam

SUNY Canton named one of 25 most pet-friendly colleges in U.S.

  • LOST: Beagle hunting dog with orange collar near Green Road, Hopkinton.
  • FOUND: Cordless Drill - CR 34 between West Potsdam & Route 345.
  • SEEN: Large whitish dog - possible husky mix on CR 49, Norfolk Brookdale Road.
  • REWARD $400 With any information leading to the return of my LOST PUPPY I posted on Feb 10th about my Saint Bernard that went missing on Feb 8th.
  • LOST: Saint Bernard puppy from Russell.


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