Rushton races in Canton

Photographer Dennis Barr and his aerial drone took this picture of the 54th Rushton canoe races held in Canton this weekend. See more photos from the event here.

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Community Events

‘LIVING SHATTERED DREAMS,’ Hospice Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley, 6805 U.S. Hwy. 11, Potsdam; 6-7:30 p.m.; class those left behind by suicide; explore dynamics of grief, learn about healthy ways to cope; info: Kay at 265-3105.

RABIES CLINIC, Waddington town barn; 6-8 p.m.; 3-year vaccines available w/ current certificate; dogs, cats must be at least 3 mos. old; pregnant dogs, cats can be vaccinated; animals must have collar, leash; cats must be in carrier or pillow case; ferrets need vaccine yearly; more info: 386-2325.

Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Tuesday, as chosen by the editorial staff: • Boating class planned May 5-6 in Ogdensburg • SUNY Potsdam president to speak at Potsdam Lions Club meeting Read More >>
Pesto prep workshop CANTON -- A “garlic mustard pull and pesto prep workshop” will be held Saturday, May 16, from 10 a.m. though 1 p.m. at TAUNY, 53 Main St. Nature Up North and TAUNY are hosting the event. Garlic mustard is an invasive herb that thr... Read More >>
CANTON -- The Morley Library Association will hold their monthly meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 7, at the library, 7230 County Route 27. Info:, 379-9863 or for more. Read More >>
POTSDAM -- The First Presbyterian Church of Potsdam, corner of U.S. Highway 11 and State Highway 11B, will host its spring rummage sale in their community center May 7 to 9. Thursday and Friday hours are from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and 8 a.m. until noon on... Read More >>
 GOUVERNEUR -- St. James Church, 164 East Main St., will host a carnival May 7-9 featuring rides, games and food. Hours on Thursday and Friday will be 5 to 9 p.m. with bingo planned for 7 p.m. on Friday. Saturday hours are noon to 9 p.m. with a... Read More >>