Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 12:06 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University has revealed details of its joint application with the village for $37 million in grants for downtown revitalization, the whitewater park, and the Clarkson Innovators Co...
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Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 5:31 pm
Although St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate fell significantly in June compared to a year ago, it has the second-highest jobless rate in the state. The rate fell to 5.8 percent this June from 7.1...
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Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 5:01 pm
CANTON -- All Canton businesses are invited to participate in the second annual “Downtown Stomp,” which takes place Saturday, Sept. 17 from 3 to 7 p.m. The main goal of this event is to draw college s...
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Friday, July 22, 2016 - 5:36 pm
St. Lawrence County gained 300 non-farm jobs in June compared to the same month last year, according to the Department of Labor. DOL says there were 40,800 non-farm jobs last month and 40,500 in June...
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Friday, July 22, 2016 - 11:46 am
By CRAIG FREILICH SYRACUSE -- A Madrid man has been sentenced in federal court following his guilty plea to conspiracy to submit fraudulent sales paperwork to financial institutions while operating Pa...
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Friday, July 22, 2016 - 5:46 am
HANNAWA FALLS -- The Kinney Drugs Foundation recently presented Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley with a “Platinum Sponsorship” for the upcoming Swim a Mile for Hospice event to be he...
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Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 5:32 pm
AKWESASNE -- Speedway Plaza, 935 NYS Hwy. 37, will host a “Customer Appreciation Day” Saturday, July 23 with bounce houses, a hot dog eating contest, a clown and other events. The event takes place fr...
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Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 2:32 pm
Tax collections totaling $19.8 billion fell short of projections for New York state in the first quarter of the state’s fiscal year (SFY), a decline of $797.6 million. That a 3.9 percent decline from...
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Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 2:28 pm
STAR LAKE -- The St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce hosts their next “Business in the Spotlight” event at Coffee Fever, 4256 State Rte. 3, on July 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. Admission is $5. There will...
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Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 2:27 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH CANTON -- The village’s Board of Trustees has approved a zoning request from the builders of a new Rite Aid store on East Main Street. Rite Aid wanted a zoning change for a subdivisi...
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Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 6:01 am
The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation reports that year-to-date cargo shipments from March 21 to June 30 were down 9.9 million metric tons or 7.69 percent over the same period in 2015. Dry bu...
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Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 5:31 pm
Sunoco representatives will be in Canton, Massena, Potsdam and Ogdensburg this week rewarding drivers displaying a Sunoco decal on their vehicles. Winners will receive a $10 Sunoco gas card and be aut...
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Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 11:49 am
From left, Jefferson County Legislator and farmer John Peck, Watertown Mayor Joseph Butler, Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, Jefferson Community College President Carol McCoy, Jefferson County Farm Bu...
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Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 5:56 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Numbers released by Massena Memorial Hospital CEO Robert Wolleben at Monday’s Board of Managers meeting night show more people are going to the hospital for treatment, and t...
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Monday, July 18, 2016 - 2:31 pm
POTSDAM -- Dr. Maurice Bettez, a specialist in head and neck surgery, or otolaryngology, has joined the medical staff of St. Lawrence Health System and will practice in Potsdam with privileges at Cant...
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Monday, July 18, 2016 - 8:40 am
CANTON -- Local massage therapist Jennifer Murphy has joined Glow Skincare and Spa, 75 Main St., and is now accepted new clients. Murphy has been practicing as a physical therapist assistant since 199...
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Monday, July 18, 2016 - 5:50 am
Assemblywoman Russell visits with Human Resources Manager Scott Ives, left, and Production and Manufacturing Manager Larry Montgomery, right, Friday during a tour of ACCO Brand's manufacturing and d...
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 2:58 pm
POTSDAM – Surgeon Dr. Mark Healey has joined St. Lawrence Health System with surgical privileges at Canton-Potsdam Hospital. Healey, board-certified in critical care, trauma, and general surgery, has...
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 11:55 am
Photo by Marc Morley. By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM – A new southern bourbon barbeque restaurant opened July 14 on Elm Street offering smoked meats, catering and an American-themed setting. Bourbon Barrel...
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 9:02 am
MASSENA -- Boys & Girls Club of Massena is a beneficiary of the Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program for the month of August. This program supports local nonprofits. For every blue Hannaford Helps...
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 2:50 pm
POTSDAM -- After 17 years in the U.S. Army, a Madrid man is now running a business to connect veterans with job opportunities and admistrative posts. Stephen Matthew Wisniew, who served in the 10th Mo...
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 11:46 am
By MATT LINDSEY CANTON -- The St. Lawrence Brewing Company is in the process of ceasing beer-making operations due to financial problems. The monetary struggles can be attributed to a competitive indu...
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Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 11:52 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University will host a Green Construction Expo on Wednesday, Aug. 31, from noon to 7 p.m. at Cheel Arena. The event is free and open to the public. Vendors from across the North Co...
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Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 5:33 pm
POTSDAM -- 1844 House, An American Bistro has received the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award for the fourth consecutive year. The achievement “celebrates hospitality businesses that have ear...
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Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 11:42 am
The First Niagara Bank branches in Potsdam and Massena will close following the purchase of First Niagara by Key Bank. Key Bank currently operates numerous branches in St. Lawrence County, including P...
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