Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 11:37 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena town and village will consider selling land behind the Massena Arena, plus its annex, for a Dick’s Sporting Goods lot. The decision followed nearly an hour of debate...
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Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 5:38 pm
POTSDAM -- Today’s Hair and Day Spa is the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce’s 2014 Business of the Year. The award will be presented to owner Shelly Murray at the chamber’s spring luncheon, which starts at...
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Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 2:32 pm
St. Lawrence County's unemployment rate dropped by one-half of one percent in March from February. The percentage of county residents receiving unemployment insurance in March was 9.2 percent, compare...
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Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 11:32 am
The Bicknell Corporation has made a generous gift to support the Clarkson Fund at Clarkson University. Bicknell Corporation President Robert Bicknell, right, meets with Clarkson President Tony Colli...
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Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 6:02 am
Updated April 23 to correct headline By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital finished March at a $452,658 deficit, despite budgeting to end at a $144,117 profit, according to a financial...
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Monday, April 21, 2014 - 5:09 pm
Those out of work in St. Lawrence County can take advantage of a listing of nearly 88,000 jobs currently available and listed on the Jobs Express website (www.jobs.ny.gov), including 1,950 in the Nort...
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Monday, April 21, 2014 - 5:51 am
Pictured are Z-Club advisor Melanie Flack, Z-Club vice president Ruthanne Middlemiss, Z-Club president Elizabeth Sovie, Debbi Herne, Fayenne West, Faith Compo, Rhian Dunham, Z-Club treasurer Tashau...
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Friday, April 18, 2014 - 2:34 pm
SeaComm Federal Credit Union employees from all branch locations recently took part in a “Jeans-for-a-Day” fundraising event to benefit Children’s Miracle Network. Staff members were given the opport...
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Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 5:51 pm
CANTON -- North Country Savings Bank recently donated $1,000 to the Hobble Gobble Run/Walk, which will be held in November. The race is to raise money for local charities, including the Potsdam Holid...
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Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 2:40 pm
The St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce has named a new executive director to replace Executive Director Pat McKeown, who is retiring. Brooke E. Rouse, since 2011 a business advisor for the New Yo...
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Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 11:41 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- After a heated argument between the Town Council and village representatives at Wednesday’s Town Council meeting, it was agreed that each board will send two members plus th...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 2:44 pm
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is calling on the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to issue an agriculture disaster declaration to send relief to farms in St. Lawrence and Lewis counties. "We nee...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 2:41 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City Council has formalized an agreement with the Ogdensburg Growth Fund to develop formerly polluted lands along the waterfront. On Monday, the council approv...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:01 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg native and television actor Mark Valley presented plans for a new walking trail on behalf of the Fort De La Presentation Association Monday at City Hall. Vall...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 2:36 pm
POTSDAM -- Canton-Potsdam Hospital has successfully completed reaccreditation by DNV GL – Healthcare. By earning accreditation, CPH has demonstrated it meets or exceeds patient safety standards set fo...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 11:38 am
POTSDAM -- Twenty five people attended a grant-writing workshop on April 2 at the Potsdam Public Library's computer center. Attendees included representatives from local townships, historical associa...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 6:05 am
The Northern New York Agricultural Development Program (NNYADP) has received $600,000 in the recently passed New York State budget to fund research to enhance the sustainability and profitability of f...
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Friday, April 11, 2014 - 5:47 pm
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce, 24 Market St., is holding a silent auction through May 14 that includes over 50 gift certificates from area businesses. To place a bid, fax, mail, phone, Fa...
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Friday, April 11, 2014 - 2:45 pm
Sen. Patty Ritchie says the state budget includes enough funding to provide services for up to 270 additional patients in the North Country's six-county region. Ritchie says the budget includes $44 mi...
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Friday, April 11, 2014 - 6:03 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Even if Massena Memorial Hospital becomes a private, non-profit it still may not be able to stave off eventual bankruptcy, according to a presentation given by MMH CEO Char...
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Friday, April 11, 2014 - 6:03 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University will receive $499,124 in U.S. Department of Agriculture funding to study small farms technology, according to Congressman Bill Owens. The grant will provide funding for...
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Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 5:42 pm
OGDENSBURG – U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Congressman Bill Owens and Fred P. Hochberg, chairman of the Export-Import Bank of the U.S. will host a roundtable conversation Friday to promote North Coun...
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Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 5:27 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Easter bunny will be at the Ogdensburg Walgreens, 723 Canton St., on April 12 from noon to 4 p.m. Attendees can pick an egg for a discount on a photo order. Sheets can be picked up f...
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Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 2:38 pm
Four towns and four highway corridors can now access AT&T's 4G LTE network. The service is available in Potsdam, Canton, Colton Norwood and along state routes 11, 56, 310 and 345. 4G LTE is a high...
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Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 6:01 am
The state Assembly recently passed a resolution making April 8 Pay Equity Day. Pay Equity Day recognizes gender-based wage disparity by marking how far into the new year women must work to earn what m...
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