Friday, March 6, 2015 - 5:36 pm
From left, Fred Hanss, Kellie Hitchman, Sandra Burns, Ronald Burns, Shawn Burns, McKenzie Davis, Marylee Ballou, David Moulton and Tracy Tuttle. POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce held a ri...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 2:45 pm
Alcoa, which operates a large aluminum plant in Massena, says it is reviewing its operations and could close more plants. The company said in a statement published Friday that it is looking at “500,00...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 6:02 am
There were 100 more non-farm jobs in St. Lawrence County this January than in January 2014, according to the state Department of Labor. According to DOL’s count, there were 39,800 non-farm jobs in the...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 11:39 am
HAMMOND -- Farmer Liz Bawden will host a New York Organic Dairy Initiative discussion “Lunch with Jerry” on March 31 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The meeting, at 24 South Main St., will include video traini...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 9:11 am
CANTON — Individuals and families paying a federal tax penalty for 2014 due to their lack of health insurance may avoid future penalties by signing up for coverage during a special enrollment period o...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 2:46 pm
North County Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are urging Canada to reduce trade barriers by increasing duty free thresholds for Canadians making shopping trips across the U.S border inc...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 2:42 pm
Triple A Building Centers in Potsdam, Canton, and Massena, will host two free buffet events for area contractors on March 12. A breakfast meeting will be held at the Best Western University Inn in Can...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:47 am
St. Lawrence County has the second highest number of farms in the state and ranks fifth in total agricultural sales. A just-released report from state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says St. Lawrence Cou...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:46 am
MASSENA -- Massena officials are looking to fill a Massena Business Development Corporation board seat. The Village Board of Trustees voted 3-0 to accept Christa Makdouli’s resignation. Trustee Tim Ah...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 5:56 am
The North Country Alliance (NCA) Local Development Corporation recently closed a loan of $150,000 to JProulx, Inc. for the development of the new Canton Save-A-Lot store. Store owner Jeff Proulx said...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 2:38 pm
Massena and Ogdensburg have tied for eighth place on an Ohio-based corporate real estate magazine’s list of top U.S. "micropolitan areas," ranked by number of new or expanded corporate facility projec...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 9:07 am
CANTON -- Affordable Colleges Online has chosen SUNY Canton's bachelor's degrees in criminal justice law enforcement leadership and legal studies as two of the most economical online programs of their...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 5:49 am
CANTON -- Women business owners can learn how direct mailing can promote their business at the SUNY Canton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Women's Business Bootcamp Luncheon. The annual works...
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Monday, March 2, 2015 - 5:31 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University and Union Graduate College are discussing a possible merger of graduate programs that Clarkson says would expand opportunities for students. According to a release issue...
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Monday, March 2, 2015 - 3:00 pm
CANTON -- Northern New York Agricultural Development Program-funded research conducted by the Quality Milk Production Services Lab in Canton has begun identifying mastitis-causing contagions that are...
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Monday, March 2, 2015 - 5:58 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County will accept applications from March 2 to 31 to add property to agricultural districts 1 and 2. Landowners seeking to add property to an ag district must submit a form wit...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:01 am
Staff from Clarkson University and Canton-Potsdam Hospital raised more than $1,000 with a charity hockey game to help fund educational initiatives at Potsdam Central School. POTSDAM -- Clarkson Univ...
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Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 2:33 pm
MASSENA -- St. Lawrence County Treasurer Kevin Felt says town officials were misinformed about how sales tax flows from an auto dealer to a municipality. Town Council members on Wednesday night were d...
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Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 5:54 am
POTSDAM -- Researchers at Clarkson University are working on a new strategy that could make hydrogen fuel storage systems more suitable for use in common automobiles. Clarkson's Functional Materials D...
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Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 5:54 am
Board member Andy Manke was at the Price Chopper in Ogdensburg selling raffle tickets for the 39th Annual Boys and Girls Club Expo North Country Now photo by Sean McNamara. OGDENBURG – Ogdensburg Boy...
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Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 5:52 pm
POTSDAM -- There will be a ribbon cutting and open house at Back in Motion Family and Sports Chiropractic at SeaComm Plaza, 145 Market St. March 5 from noon until 7 p.m. The ribbon cutting will be con...
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Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 6:10 am
The New York Power Authority anticipates voting on the controversial 10-year St. Lawrence-Roosevelt Power Project license review at its Thursday meeting. The monthly NYPA board meeting will convene at...
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Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 8:55 am
St. Lawrence County could see an influx of out-of-area snowmobilers next month to take advantage of chance to sled through the North Country without state fees. A free snowmobiling weekend is set in c...
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Monday, February 23, 2015 - 8:56 am
GOUVERNEUR -- The telephone systems at the Gouverneur Hospital’s Antwerp and DeKalb Health Centers have been upgraded. The Edwards Health Center upgrade will take place within the next few weeks. The...
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Friday, February 20, 2015 - 2:43 pm
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg has extended its call for entrepreneurs interested in leasing the Dobisky center’s café to March 20 Ogdensburg Parks and Recreation Director Matt Curatolo said the city has re...
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