Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 8:05 am
POTSDAM -- The Green Construction Expo at Clarkson University, originally scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 31, has been postponed to a tentative spring 2017 date. The planning group, which includes the C...
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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 5:23 pm
CANTON -- Photographer Dawn Davison of Davison Point Photography, LLC is offering two free photo shoots of special needs children. Special needs include autism, Asperger syndrome, cerebral palsy, Dow...
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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 2:47 pm
The North Country is still recovering from the 2007 recession, according to a report from Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office. The report shows between June 2009, when the comptroller says the recess...
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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 11:34 am
POTSDAM -- Earlier this month, Clarkson University’s Global Supply Chain Management (GSCM) program presented its 16th Executive Seminar, delivering state-of-the-art education to corporate professional...
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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 9:19 am
Farm Credit East, which has a branch in Potsdam, has released a briefing report on the changing situation in dairy production and the recent history leading up to it. The industry is in a transition p...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 5:27 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County legislators agreed to extend a contract with the Industrial Development Agency through the year 2019 at a Monday finance committee meeting. The IDA will now receive $200,...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 2:44 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- Nicholville Telephone Company and SLIC Network Solutions have reached an agreement with St. Lawrence County to make good on more than $1.25 million owed in back taxes. About...
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 5:35 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Residents and businesses of Ogdensburg and its surrounding communities are invited to join the discussion as the Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce hosts the next Solarize Ogdensburg...
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 5:32 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- A group that wishes to permanently close the first block of Market Street to motor traffic and make it into a year-round pedestrian mall made a presentation to the village...
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 6:06 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Great Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for Citizen of the Year, Business Improvement Award and Outstanding Community Service Award, with recipients to be honored...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 5:35 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Carlisle Law Firm recently gave $200 to the River Valley Elks Riders. The group rode to benefit the North Country Walk to End Alzheimer's. The River Valley Elk's Riders, based out of Og...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 5:33 pm
CANTON -- SUNY Canton has doubled the size of its “pet wing” in Mohawk Hall in response to increased requests for pet-friendly lodging this fall. "Prior to this academic year, we had 70 beds in the Pe...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 5:31 pm
CLIFTON -- Dan’s Hauling and Demo, Inc, will abate and demolish several buildings at the former Jones and Laughlin Site in the Town of Clifton. The county legislature approved the agreement Monday at...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 3:00 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate dropped a full percentage point and the county lost 100 jobs in July compared to the same month last year, according to the state Department of Labor. The rate...
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Monday, August 22, 2016 - 5:28 pm
NORFOLK -- North Country shopping options now include a new thrift shop. Deanna Dennis and Janel Colbert, both of Norwood, recently opened Cart & Barrel Thrift Shop at 42 West Main St. Both women...
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Friday, August 19, 2016 - 2:40 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The St. Lawrence Centre Arena is closed due to what a mall official describes as “mechanical issues.” “Mechanical issues had forced us to shut down because the ice wasn’t up...
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Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 11:59 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The town board is considering a tax break program identical to one in the village that reduces taxes on new construction of mixed use commercial-residential buildings. Prope...
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Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 11:56 am
MASSENA -- Veterans can now get free massages at Oasis Wellness Therapies, 108 Andrews St. Massage therapist Jessica Barney, who works there, has joined with Hands for Heroes to provide the service. O...
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Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 9:16 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The town has some inventory from the Massena Museum they are looking to offload at little or no cost and will auction the rest Aug. 31. Town Supervisor Joseph Gray said ther...
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Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 5:56 am
POTSDAM -- The Hampton Inn, 169 Market St., made a donation drop-off to the Potsdam Humane Society recently. “We managed to get rags, towels, pool towels, sheets, soft food, and some treats,” Peggy Ni...
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Monday, August 15, 2016 - 5:55 pm
OGDENSBURG - Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center has added board certified hospitalist Dr. Rashmi Thatte to its staff. Dr. Thatte comes to CHMC from Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Milton, MA where she w...
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Monday, August 15, 2016 - 5:52 pm
CANTON -- The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency will meet on Wednesday, Aug. 17 at 8:30 a.m. in the Ernest J LaBafff Industrial Building, 19 Commerce Lane. A meeting of the SLC IDA Loc...
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Monday, August 15, 2016 - 6:17 am
POTSDAM -- 1844 House, An American Bistro, 6885 US Highway 11, has been honored for its wine program with the Award of Excellence in Wine Spectator’s 2016 Restaurant Wine List Awards. The restaurant w...
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Friday, August 12, 2016 - 2:50 pm
CANTON – The Canton Police Department is warning people about scams involving apartment or house rental listings such as some posted on Craigslist. The department says it has received four complaints...
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Friday, August 12, 2016 - 8:49 am
OSWEGATCHIE — An Ogdensburg woman was jailed Thursday charged with falsifying business records, felony, while employed at Perry’s Place, 7211 State Highway 68, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff...
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