Monday, July 16, 2018 - 12:13 pm
MASSENA -- The Village Board of Trustees on Tuesday will hold a public hearing and vote on a proposition to declare the former Massena School of Business, 22-24 Main St., as blighted. The hearing and...
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Monday, July 16, 2018 - 6:35 am
POTSDAM -- Enduraphin, a Clarkson University sports nutrition product startup, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding to begin production of their patent-pending product which they intend to mark...
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Friday, July 13, 2018 - 5:43 pm
Lina Roussel of Valleyfield, Quebec is taking a trip to Orlando, Fla. with her son, Olivier Leone, her friend from work Carole Fortin, and her son William Leger. They are flanked by OBPA chairman Sam...
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Friday, July 13, 2018 - 11:40 am
MASSENA -- The New York State Public Service has approved new electricity rates for Massena Electric Department that will allow high-density load customers, such as cryptocurrency companies, to qualif...
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Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 5:20 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH WADDINTON – After 32 years of growing to serve the needs of local sewing aficionados, Waddington Sewing Centers will change direction to emphasize sewing machine sales and lessons fo...
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Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 5:44 pm
Former First Niagara Bank buildings in Massena and Potsdam will be auctioned on Aug. 8. They each start at a minimum $50,000 bid. The 7,342 square foot former bank at 16 Phillips St., Massena, is asse...
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Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 9:55 am
STAR LAKE -- Community Bank N.A. has promoted LeeAnne Ross to manager of the Hermon and Star Lake branches. In her new role, Ross will oversee the daily operations of both offices, ensuring the highes...
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Monday, July 9, 2018 - 6:22 am
POTSDAM -- The UPS Store, Market Street, celebrated its 10th anniversary by holding an open house and ribbon cutting in June. The store has recently completed a series of renovations aimed at improvi...
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Friday, July 6, 2018 - 9:08 am
POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union is a “Gold Main Stage Sponsor” for the Potsdam Summer Festival, set for July 12-14 this year. Shown here are Alyssa Hicks, Branch Manager in Potsdam, left...
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Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 6:03 am
OGDENSBURG -- North Country Insurance Professionals is sponsoring a bus trip to see the band Sugarland on July 8. Trip cost is $150 per person and covers a ticket to the concert, amazing buffet dinner...
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Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 11:29 am
Motorists hitting the road to celebrate the July 4 holiday will be feeling more pinched than last year, shelling out more than $3 a gallon in the North Country. The nationwide average of $2.90 per gal...
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Monday, July 2, 2018 - 12:01 pm
From left are CPH vice president of dinance Richard Jacobs, CPH Foundation executive director April Grant, and Key Bank senior vice president of commercial banking and healthcare Stephen Markley. POT...
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Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 2:31 pm
POTSDAM -- Maggie McKenna has been chosen as the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce executive director. McKenna was, until recently, serving as interim director, after the departure of John Morrison. Morriso...
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Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 12:05 pm
JD Power and Associates recently ranked Community Bank N.A. second on its 2018 U.S. Retail Banking Satisfaction Study in the Mid-Atlantic region. In the 2018 U.S. Retail Banking Mid-Atlantic Satisfact...
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Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 9:54 am
CANTON – The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency Local Development Corporation approved a $75,000 loan for Kingston Pharma in Massena. The loan is part of a $150,000 loan package the IDA...
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Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 5:26 pm
By MATT LINDSEY MASSENA -- Business owner Marc Morley recently opened Italian and Mexican restaurants in Harte Haven Plaza, adding to his eateries spread across St. Lawrence County. Hot Tamale and Chi...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 2:31 pm
From left, Town Supervisor Steve O'Shaughnessy, chamber executive director Nathan Lashomb, owners Joe Ianni and Cathrine Ianni, Mayor Tim Currier and chamber president Jason Hendricks, along with var...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 11:40 am
POTSDAM -- Mahoney’s Auto Mall is the major sponsor for the fireworks at the annual Potsdam Summer Festival. The fireworks will be held on Friday, July 13 at 9:30 p.m. with plenty of viewing area in...
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Friday, June 22, 2018 - 5:30 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Since Boutique Air has switched their Massena destination to Boston, they are buying more fuel from the town and may turn Massena International Airport into an east coast ma...
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Friday, June 22, 2018 - 12:02 pm
Work is underway at the Fairfield Inn project site in Canton. By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON — The Fairfield Inn project is moving forward with foundation work and site clearing underway next door to Univer...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 11:50 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The way the Town Council handles zoning of the former General Motors plant could affect their ability to receive Brownfield Opportunity Area funding through the Department o...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 2:57 pm
WADDINGTON — Waddington Kunoco Food Mart/IGA store, 150 Lincoln Ave., will close June 22, according to owners Stephen and Jacquelyn Kuno The Kunos also own Kuno Oil Company and other Kunoco stores aro...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 11:27 am
    North Country Now photo by Andy Gardner. By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village will hold a public hearing next month before voting on a declaration that the former Massena School of Business, 22...
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Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 5:38 pm
St. Lawrence County's unemployment rate in May was 5.3 percent that’s down from 6.2 percent in May of 2017, according to the Department of Labor. The overall, statewide unemployment rate in May was 4....
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Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 5:35 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – The Town of Potsdam has turned down a request from Casella Waste Systems to change the zoning at the company’s yard at 147 Maple St. from residential to commercial. The com...
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