Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:52 am
OGDENSBURG -- Denise Barse has been appointed to serve on the Ogdensburg Boys & Girls Club Board. Barse will work with other board members to advance the Boys & Girls Club mission and maintain...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:37 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is urging the federal government to block a proposed acquisition of First Niagara by Key Bank. Key Bank has branches in Massena, Canton, Potsdam, Ogdensburg, Winthrop and Gouverneur,...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 3:11 pm
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- The Barber Shop, 6548 State Highway 56, will offer a second location for haircuts and shaves downtown with the goal of moving permanently to Main Street. Casey Dillon, a Pot...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:52 am
Senator Patty Ritchie, who chairs the Senate Agriculture Committee, says she is pushing a plan she calls “Planting Seeds,” which she says will "continue supporting New York’s family farmers and boosti...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:23 pm
The owners of the CBS and Fox television affiliates in Watertown are bringing “classic” television shows to the air in the North Country. WWNY and WNYF, owned by United Communications Corporation (UCC...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 11:40 am
Above, SUNY Canton Assistant Professor Lucas Craig, Director of Tutoring Services Johanna M. Lee, Corning Processing Engineering Supervisor Kevin D. Loganand SUNY Canton Director of Admissions Meliss...
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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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