Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:24 pm
St. Lawrence County sales tax collections for 2015 were down by 2.7 percent from 2014 collections, according to the office New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli. In 2014, the county saw receip...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 2:30 pm
POTSDAM – The Potsdam Village Board of trustees will meet tonight to consider granting Verizon a lease for more space for another wireless telephone array on the Clarkson Avenue water tower on the Cla...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 11:59 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce seeks businesses and organizations to host events for their Feb. 13 to 20 River Shiver. The chamber will promote any River Shiver events with posters a...
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Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 5:25 pm
Tax preparer Dan Skelly, left, and James Smithers. North Country Now photo by Sean McNamara. OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg man won $1,000 from a tax preparation promotion on Wednesday. James Smithers w...
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Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 11:33 am
POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence Health System (SLHS) has appointed Sergio A. Garcia as the administrative chief of staff. In this role, Garcia will oversee the day-to-day operations of the administrative offi...
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Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 8:55 am
From left, Jen Stevenson, Wayne Izzo, Michael Thayer, Dale Rice, Lenore VanderZee and Melissa Lalonde. OGDENSBURG -- The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated the opening of a s...
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Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 5:32 pm
BALMAT -- Star Mountain Resources has filed paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission stating that they intend to take upwards of $80 million in zinc from the Balmat mine. Their plan calls...
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Monday, February 1, 2016 - 2:32 pm
POTSDAM -- Jaunita’s First Thursday Creation will feature holiday cranberry cake Feb. 4 at the Potsdam Food Co-op, 24 Elm St., from 3:30 until 5:30 p.m. The cake is made with whole wheat flour, orange...
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Monday, February 1, 2016 - 11:40 am
By MATT LINDSEY CANTON – Citing a lack of customers using the Canton branch, Key Bank will close its location at 125 East Main St. later this spring. The branch will close on April 29, according to Th...
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Monday, February 1, 2016 - 5:50 am
Construction work at the Gouverneur Correctional Facility worth as much as $2.35 million is up for bid. The New York State Office of General Services has announced that general rehabilitation work on...
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Friday, January 29, 2016 - 5:30 pm
From left, Ogdensburg H & R Block office manager Maggie Akins and winner Blair Davis. NorthCountryNow photo by Sean McNamara. OGDENSBURG -- A Heuvelton man won money from an H&R Block tax pre...
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Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 5:29 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- A nearly $30 million project at Cambray Courts in Gouverneur will replace 72 garden-style senior apartments with a new four-story building, according to KeyBank, which has arranged finan...
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Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 5:35 pm
The St. Lawrence County chapter of New York State Women was among those inducted into the Massena Chamber of Commerce’s Hall of Game at the annual chamber luncheon. From left, Debbie Langevin, Miriam...
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Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 5:26 pm
OGDENSBURG -- After a 45-year career with Community Bank, Ogdensburg resident Tim Baker has retired. Baker has worked at the bank since October 1971, when he started as a manager trainee. When Baker b...
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Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 5:24 pm
Local H&R Block offices have found more St. Lawrence County $1,000 winners during the company’s “tax-time” promotion. In addition to Tanya Brothers of Brasher Falls, whose win was announced recent...
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Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 2:45 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate in December fell further than the state and national averages, according to the state Department of Labor. There were 2,900 people in St. Lawrence County receiv...
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Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 11:36 am
OGDENSBURG -- Entrepreneurs can soon visit the Sherman Inn for help in starting businesses. The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will be opening a satellite office located in the Sherman Inn,...
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Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 11:34 am
CANTON -- White Meridian Reiki teacher Ashley Meade is accepting appointments for reiki sessions and classes for adults, children, pets and plants. Reiki practitioners have their clients lie down on a...
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Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 5:52 am
The state Department of Taxation and Finance is encouraging taxpayers, including those in St. Lawrence County, to start the year right by maintaining well-organized, detailed, and accurate tax records...
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Monday, January 25, 2016 - 5:41 am
MASSENA -- Yet another store St. Lawrence Centre mall has folded. Imagine is out of business. The store is empty and the sign has been taken down. The owners made no formal announcement. The store ori...
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Monday, January 25, 2016 - 5:40 am
From left, Brittney Dority, Ed Smith, Laura Pearson and Rich Bzura. OGDENSBURG -- The DeFelsko Corporation recently gave $500 to the Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce’s Polar Plunge. The event will be F...
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Friday, January 22, 2016 - 5:23 pm
MASSENA -- The Greater Massena Chamber of Commerce held their annual lunch on Jan. 21 at The Club II. Elected as officers of the 2016 executive committee are Nathan Lashomb, Executive Director, Chri...
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Friday, January 22, 2016 - 5:56 am
Julie is pictured with David Fisher, who hired her in December of 1985, and John Kingston, both of whom have worked closely with Julie over the years. MADRID -- Julie Gray was honored at the Maplevie...
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Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 2:44 pm
St. Lawrence County gained 200 non-farm jobs in December compared to the same month in 2014, according to preliminary figures from the state Department of Labor. However, that still below the state av...
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Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 12:01 pm
Tanya Brothers, left, with her son Blain, Potsdam H & R Block Office Manager Wendy Smith and Potsdam Block franchise owner Craig Lavigne. POTSDAM -- Tanya Brothers of Brasher Falls is one of H...
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