Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 11:45 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they and the state liquor authority investigated at Backstreets, Market Street, on early on Saturday morning and charged numerous suspects under age 21 with allegedly pos...
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Friday, December 2, 2016 - 6:04 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County will seek Brownfields Cleanup Grant funding to aid in the remediation and abatement of hazardous substances found in structures on the site of the Former Jones & Laug...
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Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 5:33 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- A local developer wants to build a 227-unit trailer park off of the north and south sides of East Hatfield Street near Riverdale Apartments. Michael Wachs, who owns Harte Ha...
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Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 5:35 pm
MASSENA -- On the eve of a public input session for a possible new air carrier in Massena, Cape Air officials are touting their nearly three decades in the air travel business. Town residents will get...
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Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 5:32 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH CANTON -- The burned-out eyesore near the corner of Main and Gouverneur streets was knocked down Tuesday, making way for parking at the future home of County Seat Realty. Owner Debb...
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Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 2:52 pm
Carol Cady accepts the cash prize from Anges White, an employee at Coakley's. CANTON -- A Canton woman recently won $500 from Coakley Carpet One Ace Hardware. Carol Cady of Canton was the winner of t...
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Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 2:46 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City Council has tabled a plan to outsource sludge disposal to Casella Waste Monday. Department of Public Works Director Scott Thornhill proposed a plan to con...
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Monday, November 28, 2016 - 5:30 pm
From left, bank branch manager Matthew Honeywell, CHMC Auxiliary liaison Ramona Kennedy and auxiliary members Allyson Smith, Janice Shoen and Agnes Lightfoot. OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Ce...
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Monday, November 28, 2016 - 5:29 pm
CANTON -- Niles Asset Management, Inc., 2 E. Main St., is opening a new office in Plattsburgh. Niles Asset Management is a locally owned and operated financial management firm. The company consists of...
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Friday, November 25, 2016 - 8:51 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce’s 2016 Christmas ornament is the General Curtis monument. Every year in March at the Ogdensburg Boys & Girls Club Expo, the chamber hosts...
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Friday, November 25, 2016 - 6:02 am
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he is encouraging northern New Yorkers and people from all over the state to buy local Christmas trees and support tree growers across the state this holiday season. The Christm...
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Friday, November 25, 2016 - 6:01 am
Above, SeaComm President and CEO Scott Wilson, SeaComm Board Chairman Myron Burns, and Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center Foundation Executive Director Jim Michaels. OGDENSBURG -- Seacomm recently made a...
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Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 5:24 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH CANTON -- Construction of a municipal solar farm can start now that the payment National Grid wants for connection to their grid is back within the amount the village budgeted for it...
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Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 2:53 pm
From left, OFA senior Anthony Pope, bank manager Matthew Honeywell and OFA seniors Kevin Joanette, Nate McCarney, Joey Dalton,Avery Love and Dallas Ashley. OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Free Academy f...
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Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 2:49 pm
AKWESASNE -- St. Regis Mohawk Tribal chiefs say they are dissatisfied with remediation of the former General Motors site, and took the opportunity to address their grievances with the federal governme...
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Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 12:01 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- A Medicare contractor is demanding Massena Memorial Hospital repay $1.6 million the contractor alleges MMH was overpaid over the last seven years. MMH will pay $295,000 per...
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Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 11:59 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The planned new Taco Bell restaurant on Market cleared a hurdle Monday night with a zoning change approval. The vote amends local law to change the zoning at 3 Sisson St....
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Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 9:01 am
Kinney Drugs retail locations throughout the county will host a six-week series of exclusive in-store giveaways and events to celebrate “Warm & Fuzzy Fridays.” Kinney Drugs will also offer special...
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Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 7:36 am
MADRID -- Michelle Hollister was recently promoted to branch manager at the Community Bank N.A. Madrid location. In her new position, Hollister is responsible for “overseeing the daily operation of th...
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Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 5:57 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate dropped three-tenths of a percent but the county lost 300 jobs in October compared to the same month last year, according preliminary data from the state Depart...
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Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 2:43 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH CANTON -- After hearing from competitors, village trustees Monday held off on a decision on a subdivision for a proposed third hotel in town. Representatives of University Suites and...
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Monday, November 21, 2016 - 2:41 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The village government is working on a revision to local law that would allow taxi companies to set their own rates, subject to approval by the board of trustees. The trus...
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Monday, November 21, 2016 - 6:04 am
Lodge members Tim Welpe and Todd Truax are pictured presenting the donation on behalf of the Lodge to Erin McCartan of Special Olympics New York. POTSDAM -- Potsdam Elks Lodge 2074 supported the 2016...
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Friday, November 18, 2016 - 5:35 pm
OGDESNBURG -- Ogdensburg International Airport is offering a two-for-one travel deal for the first 500 customers who buy two or more outbound tickets in the same transaction. Anyone traveling to Fort...
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Friday, November 18, 2016 - 2:56 pm
NEWTON FALLS – The St. Lawrence County Planning Office will announce that demolition at the old Jones and Laughlin iron mine is finally underway nearly 40 years after it closed. “They closed in 1977,...
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