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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 11:57 am
By CRAIG FREILICH A union local president says that pension and health insurance benefits are big issues between telecommunications giant Verizon and two striking unions, the Communications Workers of...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 11:55 am
OGDENSBURG -- A new gynecologist and obstetrician is practicing at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center clinics here and in Canton. Dr. Glasine Lawson will work at Claxton Medical Women’s Health Services, 3...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 11:52 am
BRASHER FALLS – The St. Lawrence County Multi-Use Trail System and its soon-to-open new section are the topics for a meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, May 5 at the St. Lawrence Central School auditorium. The...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 10:49 am
Friday, April 29 Donald A. Bell, 53, Madrid Arrested at 11:11 a.m. for second-degree criminal contempt. Bell was issued an appearance ticket returnable in court May 11. Saturday, April 30 Jessica H....
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 9:51 am
WADDINGTON — A Waddington man was charged with criminal mischief Tuesday afternoon stemming from a complaint first reported to state police May 2. Dustin D. Streeter, 19, was charged with third-degree...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 9:50 am
OSWEGATCHIE — A Gouverneur woman was charged with drug possession May 3 stemming from an incident April 27, according to state police. Erika J. Desormeaux, 29, was charged with seventh-degree criminal...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 9:01 am
MASSENA -- There is a vacancy on the Joint Recreation Commission. Village trustees on Tuesday accepted board member Joshua Miller’s resignation. Deputy Mayor Matt Lebire said Miller, who served less t...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 8:58 am
CHASE MILLS -- A Chase Mills man was charged with violating a stay away order of protection less than six hours after it was issued, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Lucas J. Osypi...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 8:49 am
St. Lawrence University announced today that Mark Morris has been named the third Charles W. Appleton II Hockey Coach and 14th overall in the men's hockey program effective immediately. Currently, Mor...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 8:49 am
NORWOOD -- The Norwood Village Green Concert Series 43rd annual season is set to return in June with performances from local students, Grammy-Award winners, funk, string bands, dancing, bluegrass, and...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 8:45 am
Senior Kyle MacDonald hit a two-RBI single in the seventh that gave St. Lawrence a 4-2 lead, but SUNY Canton score two in the eighth to force extra innings and would eventually plate a run in the 13th...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 8:37 am
POTSDAM, N.Y.—The fifth-seeded SUNY Potsdam women's lacrosse team (7-9) fell to fourth seed Oswego State (12-3) 21-10 in the SUNYAC Quarterfinals on Tuesday afternoon. Senior midfielder Bri McClusky (...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 7:35 am
POTSDAM -- A. A. Kingston Middle School recently held an award ceremony to honor principal scholars. Sixty-two students were recognized as principal scholars, with a grade point average of 95 or high...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 7:33 am
Massena and Canton students were recently inducted into Gamma Sigma Alpha, the national academic Greek honor society at St. Lawrence University. Brooke A. McGraw of Massena is a member of the class of...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 7:32 am
Pictured with their plaques in front are Jackson Canedy and Lauryn Bigwarfe. In the second row are Cady Dale-Brewer, Pandora Gagliano, David Pinegar, and Trevor Bates. In the third row are Hadeel Obe...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:29 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a man with speeding on Maple Street Tuesday night. Nicholas S. Fowler, 21, Brooklyn, was issued a ticket after police said they observed him driving 54 mph...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:28 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a man for unnecessary noise on Market Street Tuesday night. Jarrod W. Mattingly, 23, Philadelphia, Penn., was cited after police responded to a noise compla...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:24 am
0645 Patrol completed an equipment inspection. 0726 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0807 Completed a record check for a police applicant. 1046 Completed record checks for three NYS pistol permit...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:06 am
After a weak disturbance brings scattered showers to the St. Lawrence Valley today, the trend will be toward drier and warmer conditions through the end of the week, according to the National Weather...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:06 am
POTSDAM -- The Orchestra of Northern New York has met a challenge posed by the Northern New York Community Foundation to win an extra $5,000 grant. To meet the challenge and win the award, the Potsdam...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:06 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, May 3, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Norwood man jailed on bench warrant following report of a disorderly p...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 7:03 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Officials say activity at lots that drew public concern over their conversion to village property is stockpiling crushed stone for summer paving, not development. “We’re sto...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 5:40 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University has appointed former Clarkson University head men's hockey coach Mark Morris to lead the St. Lawrence University Skating Saints. At a formal announcement this afterno...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 5:40 pm
Updated at 9:37 a.m. May 4, 2016 From left, Gene Cota, Tim Zellweger and Matthew Planty picket in front of the Verizon garage on May Road in Potsdam Tuesday, while other members of Local 1128 picket...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 5:35 pm
HOPKINTON -- The Hopkinton Food Pantry will not accept clothes donations from May 1 through June 6. There will be a garage sale June 4 and 5 as part of the town-wide garage sale event. To donate to th...
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