Friday, February 22, 2019 - 11:38 am
By ANDY GARDNERNorth Country Now MASSENA -- Citing concerns that they could siphon fares from two taxi businesses, the Board of Trustees on Tuesday declined to move forward with an amendment to their...
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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 5:21 pm
POTSDAM — 4F Running, 75 Market St., is closing at the end of March. They are having a liquidation sale on all shoes and apparel. The store opened less than a year ago. A grand opening was held Sept....
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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 11:50 am
GOUVERNEUR – More than 100 employees at Empire State Mine will be laid off, said the company today (Feb. 21). In order to optimize cash flow and productivity at the operation, the workforce is being r...
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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 11:46 am
 Pictured above are owners Benjamin Hull and Richard Gilchrist. NORWOOD — A "grand reveal" celebration will be held March 2 from 11 a.m. until -2 p.m. at Perry's Market, 58 Spring St. Perry's Market...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:27 pm
By ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country Now CANTON – The Family Dollar at 2 Main St., dogged by a C deficiency rating from state health inspections last year for the presence of rodent feces inside the store, w...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:09 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON North Country Now Flights from Ogdensburg and Massena to Chicago and Washington D.C. will likely begin in May, according to Skywest spokesperson Layne Watson. “We are still in the proc...
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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 2:40 pm
POTSDAM -- The TJ Toyota 2019 “Giving Back” program recently donated to the “Family Champions of Tupper Lake.” Pictured above from left are Tupper Lake resident, Dave Mcmahon, who informed TJ Toyota...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 8:44 am
Forbes magazine recently ranked Community Bank N.A. third in the nation for financial performance in a study analyzing 10-key metrics related to growth, asset quality, capital adequacy and profitabili...
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Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 5:28 pm
CANTON – The Wildlife Management Institute is offering financial assistance to producers in St. Lawrence County to address insufficient young forest habitat for targeted wildlife species, said a press...
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Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:37 pm
The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance today shared important tips to help New York taxpayers guard against identity theft and prevent related tax fraud. Scam artists are continually al...
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Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 5:51 am
The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance has opened its free tax filing assistance sites, including at SUNY Canton. These locations are open to help eligible taxpayers electronically prep...
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 4:58 pm
Gasoline prices in New York have fallen 2.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.49 per gallon, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 6,118 stations in New York. This compares with the na...
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Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 11:54 am
Soul Waffle of Potsdam is featuring both Simply You Wellness Spa in Massena and Northern Insuring in Potsdam for their February Business of the Month Program. “There have been a lot of requests from c...
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Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 2:37 pm
Above, Massena Mayor Tim Currier and Aldi Store Manager Jill Currier cut the grand opening ribbon Friday, Feb. 1 flanked (from left) by Aldi employees Lori Crandall, Chandler Flaro, Christy LaDue, Ra...
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Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 9:05 am
POTSDAM – Northern Insuring Agency, 69 Market St., will host a lunch and learn event on Tuesday, March 5 from 10:30-11:30 a.m. and noon-1 p.m. Rainbow Restoration representatives will speak about the...
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Monday, February 4, 2019 - 5:52 am
CANTON — Members of the St. Lawrence County Board of Realtors recently presented checks totaling about $3,400 to the St. Lawrence County Neighborhood Centers. The funds came from the Holiday Auction...
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Friday, February 1, 2019 - 2:34 pm
Here in the North Country, over 10,000 business owners are nearing retirement, and new owners are hard to find, according to the Adirondack North Country Center for Businesses in Transition. The Adiro...
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Friday, February 1, 2019 - 12:03 pm
POTSDAM -- TJ Toyota, 6706 SH56, will donate a portion of all vehicle sales and service each month to a local charity. The initiative is a way to say thank you to its customers who generously shop loc...
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Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 2:24 pm
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam's Department of Business Administration recently received a $20,000 grant from the National Education Foundation (NEF) to open a training center that supports international ski...
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Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 11:55 am
The New York Power Authority Board of Trustees approved hydropower and funding incentives to North Country Dairy in North Lawrence and Criscitello & Criscitello in Potsdam to create 22 jobs. The h...
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Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 5:54 am
POTSDAM – Community Bank, 64-70 Market St., will be one of eight branches across the state helping to kick off the 2019 Empire State Winter Games by participating in an Olympic-style torch relay. The...
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Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 9:22 am
By JIMMY LAWTON North Country Now OGDENSBURG -- A local businessman who has a history of investing in Ogdensburg has now set his sights on Ogdensburg’s defunct movie theater. The theater closed in 201...
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Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 9:21 am
St. Lawrence County’s generation of sales tax revenue in 2018 is up 4.1 percent from the 2017 figures, according to a report from State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office Monday. That is lower than...
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Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 9:21 am
Pictured above from left are Steve Rombaugh, Eowyn Hewey, John Maskell, Tim Allan, Tim Long and Becky Garrant. Photo submitted by Laurell Brault. POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Snack Pack Program was awarded...
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Friday, January 25, 2019 - 2:36 pm
St. Lawrence County's unemployment rate fell below 5 percent in December, down from the same month a year ago. The state Department of Labor said the rate was 4.9 percent last month and 6.7 percent in...
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