Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 2:36 pm
St. Lawrence County’s official unemployment rate for September, 6.8 percent, was down one whole percent from August, when it stood at 7.8 percent. According to the latest figures from the state Depart...
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 5:55 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Losses continue at Massena Memorial Hospital, according to a September financial summary made public on Monday night. But the loss for the month is twice what it would have...
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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 6:06 pm
CANTON -- The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency, the IDA Local Development Corporation, the IDA Civic Development Corporation and the St. Lawrence County Local Development Corporation...
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Friday, October 17, 2014 - 9:16 am
St. Lawrence County gained 100 private sector jobs over the last year, the New York State Department of Labor said. According to their figures, there were 41,900 jobs in the county in September 2013 a...
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Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 9:17 am
OGDENSBURG – A psychiatrist has joined the medical staff at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center and will be serving both inpatient and outpatient care. Dr. Dhruv Modi, a native of India, will provide care...
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Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 6:33 am
    At Commercial press are, from left, seated, owners Dave and Tracy Charleson; standing, Lonnie Blackmer, Christine Ellis, Christina Fenner, Lynn Hale, and Alexa Goolden. The St. Lawrence...
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 5:59 pm
Welcoming guests at the Ole Smokehouse recently were, from left, back, Donnie Seguin, Paige Moulton, Nikki Dominie, co-owner Robin Barkley, Kyla Johnston, Jena Cryderman, Lori Tisdell, Brad Lust, Tyl...
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 5:52 pm
CANTON -- Classy Collectibles & More, University Plaza, will host a grand opening Oct. 18. There will be grand opening specials including the zombie party pack. New and used items for sale include...
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 2:35 pm
CANTON -- Classy Collectibles & More, University Plaza, will host a grand opening Oct. 18. There will be grand opening specials including the zombie party pack. New and used items for sale include...
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 9:14 am
At left, SeaComm Federal Credit Union President & CEO Scott Wilson presents a gift of $5,000 to Roger Austin, Secretary of the St. Lawrence Power and Equipment Museum. Also present are Reginald C...
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Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 2:32 pm
OGDENSBURG -- North Country Family Health NP, PLLC, 404 Cedar St., has extended its office hours and is taking new patients. They will now be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Friday. On Sat...
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Monday, October 13, 2014 - 5:38 pm
Cargo traffic on the St. Lawrence Seaway was up nearly 5 percent through September over the same period last year. The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation reports that 24,431 metric tons travel...
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Friday, October 10, 2014 - 9:00 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Frederic Remington Art Museum is offering a discount on several prints that Remington created for Collier's Magazine in the early 20th century. The sale will run though October. The...
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Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 2:38 pm
Congressman Bill Owens spoke on infrastructure improvements, trade facilitation reforms, and the effective management of the U.S./Canada border at the recent Canadian/American Border Trade Alliance’s...
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Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 5:28 pm
MASSENA -- Kaneb Orchards, 182 Highland Rd., will host the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce's Oct. 15 "Business, In the Spotlight" event. Representatives from area businesses including the Deep...
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Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 8:52 am
MASSENA -- The Department of Environmental Conservation is taking public comment through Nov. 5 on its draft work plan to investigate a contaminated former mill area at the Alcoa west plant. The DEC s...
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Monday, October 6, 2014 - 2:45 pm
Bill Coakley, owner of Coakley Carpet One Ace Hardware in Canton, poses with the J.D. Power trophies presented to Ace in recognition of customer satisfaction. Ace Hardware, which has locally owned st...
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Friday, October 3, 2014 - 5:30 pm
A federal court in Syracuse has dismissed a lawsuit against the Village of Potsdam by the developer that built a Lowe’s Home Center store. The suit, filed in 2011, centered on a water tower the develo...
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Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 11:35 am
Price Chopper Supermarkets in the North Country are recalling Price Chopper BBQ Pulled Pork (cold), UPC number 20607800000, sold in the deli section. Price Chopper has stores in Canton, Potsdam, Masse...
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Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 11:31 am
CANTON -- The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at SUNY Canton will be matchmaking government agencies with businesses and prime contractors who want to purchase goods and services. The St. Law...
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Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 11:41 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University's Entrepreneurship Program is one of the top 15 in the nation, according to the Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine, according to the school. The two have named C...
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Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 6:41 am
POTSDAM -- PACES Cookies and Cream eatery on the SUNY Potsdam campus has added a breakfast smoothie option to its new menu. The new smoothies will be available to students and the community as a healt...
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Monday, September 29, 2014 - 5:51 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- After 36 years of operation, Ponderosa will close on Oct. 6. “It’s a sad day for Ponderosa and a sad day for a lot of people in the Massena area,” said president and CEO of...
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Monday, September 29, 2014 - 2:50 pm
POTSDAM -- Edwards Jones financial services, 9 Maple St., is collecting donations through Christamas to give to the needy. They will take non-perishable canned goods, paper supplies, food mixes, fresh...
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Friday, September 26, 2014 - 2:31 pm
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Losurdo Foods Inc. of Heuvelton has reached a settlement to reduce the amount of pollutants the cheese maker discharges into the municipal water treatment...
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