Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 9:06 am
  From left, cancer center expansion fundraising campaign co-chair Linda Fay, Diane (Heider) Webster, Mark Webster and campaign co-chair James Chadwick. OGDENSBURG -- Mark and Dianne Webster rec...
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Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 2:37 pm
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg’s ALDI store, 1101 Park St. temporarily closed its doors Monday, but will reopen Aug. 1 as it undergoes renovations. A press released issued by the store says the renovations i...
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Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 9:24 am
St. Lawrence County’s “Wine Trail” has been officially recognized by the state, according to Sen. Patricia Ritchie and Assemblywoman Addie Russell, who sponsored the bill. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo signed...
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Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 2:35 pm
St. Lawrence County is tied with Oswego County for the highest unemployment rate for June outside of New York City, but it’s still two full points below the rate in June 2013. At 7.8 percent, the numb...
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Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 2:33 pm
“The day I bought the truck and was driving it home she chased me down wanting ice cream. I promised her that when I started out she would be my first and she was,” Laurie Demers said. She is at left...
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Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 8:57 am
    From left are SeaComm Federal Credit Union teller Brooke Parmeter, Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce executive director Laura Pearson, Chamber member and WBFF committee member John Morriso...
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Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 6:25 am
POTSDAM – Canton-Potsdam Hospital has added new technology that can make examination easier for women with denser breast tissue than others. Known as Automated Breast Volume Scanning (ABVS), the techn...
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Friday, July 18, 2014 - 5:38 pm
POTSDAM -- Jamey Hoose of Potsdam has been named the new director of Clarkson University’s Cheel Campus Center/Arena. Hoose, who has spent the past seven years as assistant athletic director for facil...
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Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 2:37 pm
Preliminary employment data from the state Department of Labor indicates that there were 2.5 percent more non-farm jobs in St. Lawrence County in June than there were in June 2013. The figures, adapte...
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Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 11:43 am
CANTON -- A new podiatrist has joined the Canton-Potsdam Hospital medical staff and will begin seeing patients July 28. Dr. David M. Pinegar will practice in Canton at the EJ Noble Medical Campus, 80...
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Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 9:04 am
From left: Assistant Director of Imaging Services Sondra Phippen, Stacey Howlett, Erin Howlett, William Howlett, Dr. Michael Maresca, Barbara Maresca, and Director of Imaging Services Stacie Woodward...
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Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 5:14 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Following a lengthy nationwide search Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center has a new chief executive. Nathan Howell will take over as President and Chief Executive Officer effective Sept. 1. “...
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Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 2:34 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center's Rev. Thomas T. Patterson Wound Healing Center was recently given the Center of Distinction Award by Healogics, Inc., Jacksonville, Fla. The wound center...
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Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 6:05 am
North Country Congressman Bill Owens is co-sponsoring a bill that gives hiring preference to veterans who apply for jobs in the Veteran Affairs health care system. The bill is known as the Veterans’ A...
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Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 2:34 pm
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Farmers' Market has suspended their Wednesday hours for the season. The cancellation decision is due to the slower than normal growing season, brought about by the harsh winter...
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Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 11:36 am
From left, North Country Savings Bank teller and Ogdensburg chamber board member and Megan Smithers, bank branch manager and chamber board member Tina McCallus, Wine, Beer and Food Festival committee...
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Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 9:08 am
 BY JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – City councilors entertained a solar array presentation from a Rochester consulting firm at city hall Monday. Larsen Engineering, Rochester, presented a potential sol...
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Monday, July 14, 2014 - 2:30 pm
CRANBERRY LAKE -- Community organizations in Clifton and Fine have been awarded $75,000 in grants from Robert Damoth’s Damoth Fund at Adirondack Foundation. This year's grant recipients include: • Cli...
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Monday, July 14, 2014 - 2:26 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The next meeting of the St. Lawrence County Environmental Management Council will take place in Ogdensburg, at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 16 at the Dobisky Visitor’s Center, 100 Riverside Av...
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Monday, July 14, 2014 - 11:35 am
Casella Waste Systems has been cited by the state attorney general for allegedly overly restrictive and punitive contracts and possible abuse of market dominance with restraint of competition in St. L...
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Monday, July 14, 2014 - 6:03 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson graduate Karel K. Czanderna of Dubuque, Iowa, president, chief executive officer and director of Flexsteel Industries, Inc., has been elected to the Clarkson University Board of T...
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Friday, July 11, 2014 - 5:44 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce received a $500 donation from the St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union for the 2014 North Country Wine, Beer & Food Festival. The festival wi...
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Friday, July 11, 2014 - 5:43 pm
The New York Power Authority will be resuming talks with St. Lawrence County towns over compensation for land and segments of communities during development of the hydropower project on the St. Lawren...
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Friday, July 11, 2014 - 11:40 am
Members of the Massena Memorial Hospital lab staff, front, from left are Kandy Talbott, Jodi White, Tina Hatch, and Dan O’Keefe. Back, senior director of ancillary services Mark Brouillette, lab ad...
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Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 5:37 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH LISBON -- The “ice cream man” handed out 100 “bomb pops” today, according to Theresa Carroll, who thinks he deserves some credit for his generosity. She said Jeff Stevens, who does b...
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