Friday, December 26, 2014 - 2:37 pm
The New York Power Authority was recently recognized for taking care of the environment in the rights-of-way around its electricity transmission towers, according to NYPA. The Right-of-Way Stewardship...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 11:37 am
POTSDAM -- Military Advanced Education recently designated SUNY Potsdam top school in its 2015 MAE Guide to Colleges and Universities, measuring best practices in military and veteran education, accor...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 9:02 am
Corning Canton plant department head Mike Walenta, left, and CHMC Foundation executive director Jim Michaels. OGDENSBURG -- Corning, Inc. recently donated $2,500 to the Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center...
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Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 11:35 am
New York farmers set a sales record last year that was more than a billion dollars higher than the total from just three years earlier. Agricultural sales in New York in 2013 were $5.68 billion in cas...
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Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 5:39 pm
Although fewer people were working in St. Lawrence County in November than the same month a year ago, the unemployment rate dropped over the same period, according to the state Department of Labor. Th...
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Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 2:43 pm
By ANDY GARDNER St. Lawrence County moviegoers will be able to see the controversial political comedy “The Interview” at the Canton American and Massena Movieplex starting Christmas Day. The movie is...
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Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 11:27 am
Canton Church and Community Program director Raymond Crosby, Nancy Brown and Bill Coakley. CANTON -- Coakley Carpet One Ace Hardware recently donated $500 to the Canton Church and Community Program f...
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Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 9:10 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Massena Memorial Hospital Board of Managers voted on Monday to spend about $97,600 on new software for their in-house pharmacy and a newborn hearing scanner. The board v...
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Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 9:10 am
CANTON -- The village is seeking proposals from qualified businesses or individuals to operate the food service establishment at the village-owned Partridge Golf Club. As an independent contractor, th...
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Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 5:57 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Despite writing off nearly $500,000 in bad debt, Massena Memorial Hospital finished November with a $717,833 net loss from operations, which was covered from their cash rese...
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Monday, December 22, 2014 - 5:35 pm
Updated 10:45 a.m. 12/23 to include auction location By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The inventory at Memory Lane will be auctioned next month. The store, which operated in the St. Lawrence Centre Mall and...
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Monday, December 22, 2014 - 9:08 am
Photo by Marylee Ballou, Potsdam Kiwanis Club President POTSDAM -- Potsdam Kiwanis President Gregory Bouchard, right, thanks Potsdam Sears store owner Phil Vivlamore, left, f...
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Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 8:34 am
POTSDAM -- Alice Harper and Nicole Hayes recently joined LaValley Real Estate in Potsdam. Having completed the 75-hour qualifying course and passing the state exam, each is now working with sellers an...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 5:36 pm
MASSENA -- Gastroenterologist Luis Canales has relocated his office from Maple Street to 242 North Main St. His office hours are Monday and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, and Frida...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 2:57 pm
  Above is a 765 kv transformer. Six of these will be installed in Massena as part of nearly $15 million project. MASSENA -- The New York Power Authority (NYPA) Trustees approved a budget that w...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 11:24 am
This photo of a bobcat, submitted by Dick Bouchey from his trail camera near Ogdensburg, was one that did not make the cut in the Nature Up North/St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce Trail Camera...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 2:34 pm
From left, Colleen Anderson, Laura Ashley and Addie Russell. Photo by Angela Roach. OGDENSBURG -- St. Lawrence Health Alliance employees recently raised 246 books for Assembleywoman Addie Russell’s s...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 2:33 pm
St. Lawrence County has gained non-farm jobs over the year from November 2013 to November 2014 by about .5 percent of the total. That amounts to 200 more jobs, from 42,100 in November 2013 to 42,300 l...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 2:32 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- A local businesswoman is hoping to revive Ogdensburg’s main drag with a new consignment shop. Susan Duffy has opened the Really Old & Nearly New Boutique at 809A Ford...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 12:25 pm
FOWLER -- A zinc mine in St. Lawrence County that has been closed since 2008 has been allocated electric power at a reduced cost in anticipation of the mine’s sale and restart of operations next year....
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 2:34 pm
NORFOLK -- Author Sanyo Bond of Norfolk aims to guide people who search for love online with the nationwide release of her new book, “Finding True Love Online.” “Finding True Love Online” notes that r...
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 2:34 pm
CANTON -- SUNY Canton's funeral services administration program caught some national attention recently when it was highlighted by the social news and entertainment media website BuzzFeed. Staff write...
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 5:58 am
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital was recently recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, an accreditor of U.S. health care organizations. MMH was recognize...
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 5:58 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University employees collected 820 non-perishable food items at their annual holiday luncheon and employee “years of service” recognition for faculty, staff and retirees Dec. 15....
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Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 5:31 pm
The Hampton Inn is now open at 167 Market St. in Potsdam. NorthCountryNow.com photo by Matthew Lindsey. By MATTHEW LINDSEY POTSDAM – After more than 30 years of community leaders seeking a national c...
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