Ogdensburg water main break

This water main broke recently at the corner of Morris and Ford streets in Ogdensburg. DPW crews worked quickly to repair the issue. Photo courtesy of Ogdensburg DPW. See story for more details.

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OGDENSBURG -- A former Ogdensburg detective facing child pornography charges has now been indicted by the U.S. Attorneys Office. McCarthyHarry McCarthy, 55, of Ogdensburg, was indicted Wednesday for sexually exploiting a child for the purpose of creating child pornography, and for distributing, receiving, possessing and transporting child pornography. He has spent several months in Franklin... Read More >>
HOPKINTON — A Winthrop man was charged with driving while intoxicated on Lake Ozonia Road Wednesday night following a reported property-damage accident, according to state police. Edward G. Sickenberger, 49, was charged with first-offense aggravated DWI, unlawful possession of marijuana and leaving a motor vehicle unattended. He was charged at 8:50 p.m. and released on appearance tickets. No... Read More >>
By TOM LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education approved Monday an estimated $797,347 project budget for lighting and temperature control improvements to the Edgar A. Newell II Memorial Golden Dome. Phase 6 of the Capital Improvements Project includes the replacement of the Golden Dome's interior lightning along with site lighting and temperature control... Read More >>
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON – St. Lawrence County legislators are calling on the governor to sign a bill that would make the state responsible for costs associated with indigent defense. The resolution was approved at a finance committee meeting Monday. Once passed and fully implemented the law is expected to save St. Lawrence County millions of dollars annually. The Public Defense Mandate Relief Act... Read More >>
 The state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is accepting public comments on proposed changes that would change the daily northern pike limit, close sections of rivers in St. Lawrence County from March 16 until the beginning of walleye season and Clarify that St. Lawrence River tributaries. Comments on freshwater fishing regulation changes will be accepted through Oct. 7,... Read More >>