Loving autumn in Brasher Falls

Photographer Don Straight of Brasher Falls questioned if the weather could have been any better this weekend. "Perhaps weekends like the one we just experienced are the reason so many people say that fall is their favorite month of the year," he said. "I may agree."


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Performance Screening for Runners/Joggers at CPH Physical Rehabilitation

Canton-Potsdam Hospital’s physical therapy department offers screenings for runners and joggers of all levels and all ages, from beginners to elite competitors at CPH’s Physical Rehabilitation, located in the Helen Snell Cheel Medical Campus, 49 Lawrence Avenue, Potsdam.

The screening is designed to analyze a runner or jogger’s form—proper musculoskeletal alignment—during movement.

It will include a video analysis to identify areas of improvement and an individualized review with follow-up recommendations, if appropriate.


Boat launches in St. Lawrence County will soon have signs warning boaters of aquatic invasive species, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. Senator Betty Little was one of the measure's co-sponsors. She represents the 45th Senate District, which includes southeastern St. Lawrence County, from Piercefield to Lawrence. The Department of Environmental Conservation has a year to post 18-by-24-inch signs, Cuomo sai... Read More >>
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 healthy breakfast option or as a snack for anytime. Th... Read More >>
RENSSELAER FALLS  – A Heuvelton woman is charged with stealing medication while working at United Helpers, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Amber I. Smith, 22, of Heuvelton, was charged with petit larceny while working as a r... Read More >>
The American Red Cross has eight blood drives scheduled in St. Lawrence County in October. All those who donate in October will be eligible to win a $5,000 Visa gift card, which was donated by Suburban Propane. Canton - Oct. 1, 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m... Read More >>
CANTON -- The New York Times has listed St. Lawrence University with the top colleges in the nation making an effort at bringing economic diversity among students to the school. The Times created a "College Access List" based on the share of first ye... Read More >>