Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 4:42 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH PARISHVILLE -- The Timber Tavern, which re-opened with a new owner in 2015, has installed pumps for locals who need gas for their cars, trucks, motorcycles, four-wheelers and snowmob...
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Friday, January 20, 2017 - 11:45 am
By MATT LINDSEY CANTON —The Canton Chamber of Commerce has named Debbie Gilson of County Seat Realty as its member of the year and will honor the Canton Fire and Rescue with its recognition award. The...
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Friday, January 20, 2017 - 6:05 am
St. Lawrence County gained no non-farm jobs in December, which is behind the 1.1 percent gain statewide. The Department of Labor says there were 42,600 non-farm jobs in the county in December 2015 and...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 8:55 am
The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation says the 2016 season has tied the record for the longest shipping season since the inland waterway was finished in 1959. The Seaway was open from March 2...
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Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 5:39 pm
The federal government has finally “forced a case at the World Trade Organization (WTO) to address China’s potential cheating practices in its aluminum industry,” which could help Alcoa in Massena, ac...
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Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 5:36 pm
PARISHVILLE -- The Barking Dog Saloon, 495 W. Parishville Rd., will host a grand opening event Jan. 20 and 21. The event will feature prize drawings, wine tastings, Township 7 tap takeover, food and d...
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Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 6:09 am
POTSDAM -- The Chamber of Commerce is seeking businesses to volunteer their storefronts for a Clarkson University pride event prior to that school’s scheduled hockey face off versus rival St. Lawrence...
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Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 5:37 pm
Two executive orders passed by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo will limit how state entities operating in St. Lawrence County can evaluate prospective hires. Executive Order No. 161 prohibits state entities from...
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Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 5:58 am
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union will look to serve more of St. Lawrence County, including marketing toward businesses, when it expands to 6585 State Highway 56, just north...
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Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 5:58 am
POTSDAM -- A GoFundMe account has been launched by the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce to raise money for a fireworks show to celebrate the 50th Potsdam Summer Festival. The festival will be held July 13-...
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Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 5:58 am
This winter in the North Country is expected to be colder and snowier than average, and homes and businesses in St. Lawrence County that use propane to generate heat or run appliances can make use of...
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Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 5:27 pm
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce is seeking sponsors for a community fun bowling night scheduled tentatively for March 23, from 6-8 p.m., at Market Lanes, 144 Market St. The event is being h...
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Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 11:40 am
POTSDAM – The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce committee meeting schedule is as follows: Jan. 13, member/marketing committee, 8:30 a.m.; Jan. 17, chamber board, 8 a.m.; Jan. 19, town/gown committee, 8 a.m....
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Monday, January 9, 2017 - 11:58 am
CANTON -- New Day Doula Birth and Beyond has grown to include two doulas. Rainbow L. Crabtree, formerly of Rainbow Crabtree Birth Doula, has joined Mary Michalek to form what they say is the only team...
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Monday, January 9, 2017 - 5:48 am
OGDENSBURG -- The state Office of General Services will take bids for construction, electrical and HVAC work at Ogdensburg Correctional Facility. Bid date is Jan. 25. They seek a contractor to replace...
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Friday, January 6, 2017 - 2:27 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena Chamber of Commerce will host their annual lunch Jan. 19 at noon at their 16 Church St. office. They will recognize several businesses in their hall of fame. Admission is $15. T...
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Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 2:35 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- A Potsdam developer plans to use solar power to light hundreds of new storage units on Elm Street, some of which he says will open in April or early May. The initial 300 u...
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 5:56 am
St. Lawrence County’s workers receiving the state minimum wage are getting a 70-cent raise, which began Jan. 1 as part of New York’s call for a $15 minimum wage. Earlier this year, Gov. Andrew M. Cuom...
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 5:56 am
The St. Lawrence County Farm Bureau was presented with six Silver Key Awards at the New York Farm Bureau State Annual Meeting, held Dec. 6-7 in Albany. The Silver Key Awards are presented to county Fa...
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Friday, December 30, 2016 - 12:04 pm
Here are the 10 most-read stories appearing in the North Country Now Local Business section, which we determined by highest number of page views: 10.) Mechanical problems force Massena's St. Lawrence...
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Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 5:36 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Lisbon graduate Roger Wood has reopened Nig’s Tavern under his own namesake as Woody’s Tavern. The iconic watering hole has been Ogdensburg’s regular spot for live music...
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Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 8:44 am
From left are Ellen McNamara, Jackie Green from the CPH navigation program, Today’s Hair and Day Spa owner Shelly Murray, Kara Beaulieu, Brandi Weaver, and Sam Caron. POTSDAM -- Today's Hair and Day...
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Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 8:43 am
POTSDAM – SeaComm Federal Credit Union recently made a toy donation to the Potsdam Holiday Fund. Each year the program distributes over 2,500 gifts and new winter garments to more than 600 needy child...
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Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 6:14 am
Stewart’s Shops will give away free coffee on New Year’s Eve from 6 p.m. until stores close. They will give the drinks away any size, any flavor. Stewart’s runs several stores in St. Lawrence County,...
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Wednesday, December 28, 2016 - 5:36 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University has been selected as a "Top School" in the 2017 Guide to Colleges & Universities for measuring best practices in military and veteran education by Military Advanced...
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