Friday, July 29, 2016 - 3:08 pm
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Environmental Conservation Officers (ECOs) seized more than 1,100 pounds of undersized lobsters from Price Chopper in three different...
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Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 12:06 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University has revealed details of its joint application with the village for $37 million in grants for downtown revitalization, the whitewater park, and the Clarkson Innovators Co...
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Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 5:31 pm
Although St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate fell significantly in June compared to a year ago, it has the second-highest jobless rate in the state. The rate fell to 5.8 percent this June from 7.1...
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Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 5:01 pm
CANTON -- All Canton businesses are invited to participate in the second annual “Downtown Stomp,” which takes place Saturday, Sept. 17 from 3 to 7 p.m. The main goal of this event is to draw college s...
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Friday, July 22, 2016 - 5:36 pm
St. Lawrence County gained 300 non-farm jobs in June compared to the same month last year, according to the Department of Labor. DOL says there were 40,800 non-farm jobs last month and 40,500 in June...
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Friday, July 22, 2016 - 11:46 am
By CRAIG FREILICH SYRACUSE -- A Madrid man has been sentenced in federal court following his guilty plea to conspiracy to submit fraudulent sales paperwork to financial institutions while operating Pa...
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Friday, July 22, 2016 - 5:46 am
HANNAWA FALLS -- The Kinney Drugs Foundation recently presented Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley with a “Platinum Sponsorship” for the upcoming Swim a Mile for Hospice event to be he...
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Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 5:32 pm
AKWESASNE -- Speedway Plaza, 935 NYS Hwy. 37, will host a “Customer Appreciation Day” Saturday, July 23 with bounce houses, a hot dog eating contest, a clown and other events. The event takes place fr...
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Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 2:32 pm
Tax collections totaling $19.8 billion fell short of projections for New York state in the first quarter of the state’s fiscal year (SFY), a decline of $797.6 million. That a 3.9 percent decline from...
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Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 2:28 pm
STAR LAKE -- The St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce hosts their next “Business in the Spotlight” event at Coffee Fever, 4256 State Rte. 3, on July 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. Admission is $5. There will...
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Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 2:27 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH CANTON -- The village’s Board of Trustees has approved a zoning request from the builders of a new Rite Aid store on East Main Street. Rite Aid wanted a zoning change for a subdivisi...
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Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 6:01 am
The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation reports that year-to-date cargo shipments from March 21 to June 30 were down 9.9 million metric tons or 7.69 percent over the same period in 2015. Dry bu...
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Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 5:31 pm
Sunoco representatives will be in Canton, Massena, Potsdam and Ogdensburg this week rewarding drivers displaying a Sunoco decal on their vehicles. Winners will receive a $10 Sunoco gas card and be aut...
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Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 11:49 am
From left, Jefferson County Legislator and farmer John Peck, Watertown Mayor Joseph Butler, Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, Jefferson Community College President Carol McCoy, Jefferson County Farm Bu...
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Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 5:56 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Numbers released by Massena Memorial Hospital CEO Robert Wolleben at Monday’s Board of Managers meeting night show more people are going to the hospital for treatment, and t...
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Monday, July 18, 2016 - 2:31 pm
POTSDAM -- Dr. Maurice Bettez, a specialist in head and neck surgery, or otolaryngology, has joined the medical staff of St. Lawrence Health System and will practice in Potsdam with privileges at Cant...
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Monday, July 18, 2016 - 8:40 am
CANTON -- Local massage therapist Jennifer Murphy has joined Glow Skincare and Spa, 75 Main St., and is now accepted new clients. Murphy has been practicing as a physical therapist assistant since 199...
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Monday, July 18, 2016 - 5:50 am
Assemblywoman Russell visits with Human Resources Manager Scott Ives, left, and Production and Manufacturing Manager Larry Montgomery, right, Friday during a tour of ACCO Brand's manufacturing and d...
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 2:58 pm
POTSDAM – Surgeon Dr. Mark Healey has joined St. Lawrence Health System with surgical privileges at Canton-Potsdam Hospital. Healey, board-certified in critical care, trauma, and general surgery, has...
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 11:55 am
Photo by Marc Morley. By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM – A new southern bourbon barbeque restaurant opened July 14 on Elm Street offering smoked meats, catering and an American-themed setting. Bourbon Barrel...
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 9:02 am
MASSENA -- Boys & Girls Club of Massena is a beneficiary of the Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program for the month of August. This program supports local nonprofits. For every blue Hannaford Helps...
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 2:50 pm
POTSDAM -- After 17 years in the U.S. Army, a Madrid man is now running a business to connect veterans with job opportunities and admistrative posts. Stephen Matthew Wisniew, who served in the 10th Mo...
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 11:46 am
By MATT LINDSEY CANTON -- The St. Lawrence Brewing Company is in the process of ceasing beer-making operations due to financial problems. The monetary struggles can be attributed to a competitive indu...
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Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 11:52 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University will host a Green Construction Expo on Wednesday, Aug. 31, from noon to 7 p.m. at Cheel Arena. The event is free and open to the public. Vendors from across the North Co...
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Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 5:33 pm
POTSDAM -- 1844 House, An American Bistro has received the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award for the fourth consecutive year. The achievement “celebrates hospitality businesses that have ear...
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