Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 8:09 am
By CRAIG FREILICH A 40-turbine wind farm electric generation project in Hopkinton and Parishville that could power as many as 24,000 homes is moving forward despite five years of seeming inactivity. T...
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Friday, June 24, 2016 - 5:40 am
POTSDAM -- The Clarkson Inn has received the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award for the fourth consecutive year. The achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great trave...
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Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 2:47 pm
Sunoco today announced they are buying 18 North Country Nice n Easy stores from Watertown-based Valentine Stores Inc., some of which are in Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Canton and Gouverneur. The purchase tot...
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Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 11:50 am
The New York Power Authority has created a new position focused on spurring economic development in St. Lawrence County and the greater North Country region. NYPA has named Patricia Wilson, Massena, t...
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Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 11:34 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Village Board of Trustees will hold a public hearing to pass a local law granting a tax abatement for downtown property owners who want to invest in residences above the...
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Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 5:46 pm
The number of people on unemployment in May dropped about 25 percent compared to the same month last year, according to figures released by the state Department of Labor. The DOL says the rate was 5.5...
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Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 11:41 am
NORWOOD -- Pre-apprentice welding training and certified nurse assistant training are offered free of charge by St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES. Those who are 21 or older without a high school diploma or equ...
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Monday, June 20, 2016 - 5:44 pm
From left are Norwood Fire Department Assistant Chief Tina Garrow, BIG M manager Joe Auberger, Norwood FD Treasurer Tim Donahue, and BIG M manager Arlene Nocerino NORWOOD -- Perry’s Big M managers J...
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Friday, June 17, 2016 - 11:44 am
Patricia A. Decosse, lead mammography technologist at Canton-Potsdam Hospital, explains patient positioning on the Siemens PRIME digital mammography machine. POTSDAM -- Canton-Potsdam Hospital says t...
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Friday, June 17, 2016 - 6:01 am
The number of non-farm jobs in St. Lawrence County rose .2 percent in May over the same month last year, the Department of Labor said. They say there were 41,900 non-farm jobs last month and 41,800 in...
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Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 5:34 pm
MASSENA -- The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for Laborers Local #1822 will recruit for five skilled construction craft laborer apprentices through May 1, 2017. Applications are available...
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Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 5:31 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH CANTON -- The owner of Northern Vinyl, 6821 US Rt. 11 is going to retire, but the store will remain open as a SummerHaven Pool, Hearth and Spa outlet. “I’ve been in the retail busine...
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Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 5:30 pm
CANTON -- Community Bank Charity Golf Tournament begins with a noon shotgun start Friday, June 17 at the Partridge Run Golf and Country Club, with all proceeds going to Hospice and Palliative Care of...
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 5:31 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Airport development is ahead of schedule and should be ready for Allegiant Air flights by October, according to Bridge and Port Authority Executive Director Wa...
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 3:22 pm
This new storage building will replace an older one at J.C. Merriman in Norwood. NorthCountryNow photo by John Basham. By CRAIG FREILICH NORWOOD – J.C. Merriman, Inc. is constructing a new 11,000 squ...
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 11:53 am
By JIMMY LAWTON PARISHVILLE -- An “informal” meeting hosted by Iberdrola Renewables will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Parihville Town Hall, according to Parishville Town Councilor Shirley Robinson. Officia...
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 6:21 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg will have food and beverages at the Dobisky Center in July. Ogdensburg officials approved a contract to bring a food vendor into the Ogdensburg Dobisky Center f...
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Monday, June 13, 2016 - 2:55 pm
POTSDAM -- A grant from the Kinney Drugs Foundation has enabled the Clarkson University Physical Therapy Department to purchase state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment. The mobility lab wireless sensor...
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Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 7:06 pm
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM – A local women’s clothing store will close after doing business in the community for over 25 years. The Cheshire Cat, 78 Market, St., will close July 20. Store owner Pam Sherb...
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Friday, June 10, 2016 - 5:30 pm
POTSDAM -- The North Country Regional Economic Development Council (NCREDC) today met and passed resolutions in support of two projects in Ogdensburg. A news release from Empire State Development says...
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Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 2:58 pm
Total cargo shipped on the St. Lawrence Seaway is down 4.15 percent from 2015 year-to-date figures. The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation reports, with May figures included, that vessel trans...
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Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 5:52 am
GOUVERNEUR – Kinney Drugs was recently recognized as the number one pharmacy chain in the country for their patient medication adherence performance in 2015. This recognition is part of the performanc...
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Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 5:29 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Solarize Ogdensburg is taking part in Community Solar NY, a program that will make investing in solar power easier and more affordable for local residents and businesses. “Community Sola...
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Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 5:22 pm
CANTON -- Nature’s Storehouse, 21 Main St., will host a free recycled crafts event Saturday, June 4, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Make and take a duck tape wind sock using a recycled milk carton or create a...
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Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 12:07 pm
Above, assistant professor of engineering and management Cecilia Martinez explains to engineering & management students how to work on the value stream map (VSM) for each subprocess of the MRI. P...
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