Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:01 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg native and television actor Mark Valley presented plans for a new walking trail on behalf of the Fort De La Presentation Association Monday at City Hall. Vall...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 2:36 pm
POTSDAM -- Canton-Potsdam Hospital has successfully completed reaccreditation by DNV GL – Healthcare. By earning accreditation, CPH has demonstrated it meets or exceeds patient safety standards set fo...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 11:38 am
POTSDAM -- Twenty five people attended a grant-writing workshop on April 2 at the Potsdam Public Library's computer center. Attendees included representatives from local townships, historical associa...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 6:05 am
The Northern New York Agricultural Development Program (NNYADP) has received $600,000 in the recently passed New York State budget to fund research to enhance the sustainability and profitability of f...
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Friday, April 11, 2014 - 5:47 pm
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce, 24 Market St., is holding a silent auction through May 14 that includes over 50 gift certificates from area businesses. To place a bid, fax, mail, phone, Fa...
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Friday, April 11, 2014 - 2:45 pm
Sen. Patty Ritchie says the state budget includes enough funding to provide services for up to 270 additional patients in the North Country's six-county region. Ritchie says the budget includes $44 mi...
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Friday, April 11, 2014 - 6:03 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Even if Massena Memorial Hospital becomes a private, non-profit it still may not be able to stave off eventual bankruptcy, according to a presentation given by MMH CEO Char...
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Friday, April 11, 2014 - 6:03 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University will receive $499,124 in U.S. Department of Agriculture funding to study small farms technology, according to Congressman Bill Owens. The grant will provide funding for...
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Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 5:42 pm
OGDENSBURG – U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Congressman Bill Owens and Fred P. Hochberg, chairman of the Export-Import Bank of the U.S. will host a roundtable conversation Friday to promote North Coun...
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Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 5:27 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Easter bunny will be at the Ogdensburg Walgreens, 723 Canton St., on April 12 from noon to 4 p.m. Attendees can pick an egg for a discount on a photo order. Sheets can be picked up f...
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Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 2:38 pm
Four towns and four highway corridors can now access AT&T's 4G LTE network. The service is available in Potsdam, Canton, Colton Norwood and along state routes 11, 56, 310 and 345. 4G LTE is a high...
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Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 6:01 am
The state Assembly recently passed a resolution making April 8 Pay Equity Day. Pay Equity Day recognizes gender-based wage disparity by marking how far into the new year women must work to earn what m...
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Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 5:45 pm
Enjoying a moment Thursday evening, family gathered to support Tim Currier at The Greater Massena Commerce Annual Dinner. Pictured are: Left to Right: David Talerico, Mary Ellen Talerico, Emily Curri...
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Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 6:09 am
Congressman Bill Owens says modernizing the northern border will expand trade, create jobs and promote economic growth. Owens recently hosted a panel discussion titled, “Investing in 21st Century Trad...
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Monday, April 7, 2014 - 5:46 pm
Pictured is SUNY Potsdam's Start-Up NY committee, Raymond Bowdish, Meg Bain, Fred Hanss, Patrick Kelly, John Wicke and Sandy Maine.  POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam’ Start-Up NY plan has been approved b...
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Monday, April 7, 2014 - 11:24 am
An architect's rendering of Snell Hall (left) and Congdon (right) upon completion of the project. POTSDAM -- Clarkson University’s downtown Congdon Hall and Snell Hall buildings will be redeveloped i...
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Monday, April 7, 2014 - 9:27 am
Farmers looking for data that can help them choose what strains of corn to grow this year can benefit from the results of the Northern New York Agricultural Development Program’s 2013 corn grain perfo...
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Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 8:33 am
GOUVERNEUR – Kinney Drugs, Inc., the drug store chain founded by B.O. Kinney with a single store in Gouverneur more than 100 years ago, is changing its name and corporate logo. But don’t expect big ch...
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Friday, April 4, 2014 - 5:45 pm
MASSENA -- Jefferson Elementary School is receiving a grant from the Exxon Mobil Educational Alliance Program. The school will get $500 to support science and math classes. The school was eligible for...
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Friday, April 4, 2014 - 8:40 am
MASSENA -- An Allstate insurance agency owned by Anson Burke has received the company's Premier Agency designation for 2014. A news release from Allstate says Burke's business was selected "for his ou...
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Friday, April 4, 2014 - 6:03 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Although state aid is expected to go up for the Massena Central School District, the Board of Education is looking at a budget shortfall and may use $3.5 million in reserve...
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Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 5:53 am
GOUVERNEUR -- Gouverneur Mayor Ronald McDougall is praising state legislators and Governor Andrew M. Cuomo for passing a state budget that includes tax breaks and school reforms. In a statement issued...
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Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 5:53 am
From left: Debbie Gilson, County Seat Realty and Brian LaVair of North Country Savings Bank. CANTON – North Country Savings Bank, 127 Main St., will host a home buyer’s workshop on April 16 from 5:30...
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Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 11:40 am
    Sen. Ritchie is pictured with Josh Parker “Maple Weekend” concluded Sunday, and Sen. Patricia Ritchie joined the festivities with a visit to the region’s newest young farmer, Josh Parke...
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Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 6:02 am
MASSENA -- The U.S. Senate on April 1 passed a bill to continue funding to hospitals that are considered low-volume through the same date next year. The vote was 64-35, according to a news release fro...
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