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Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 5:49 am
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM – The firm hoping to build 40 wind turbines in Parishville and Hopkinton says a letter it distributed recently to some St. Lawrence County residents incorrectly listed the Town...
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Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 5:44 am
St. Lawrence County residents can apply for apprenticeships through the Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for Plumbers and Steamfitters, Local Union #73. They will offer 10 plumber and steam...
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Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 5:39 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Tourism Roundtable, presented by the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce, will travel through the county stopping in different towns on the fourth Tuesday of every month. On Tues...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 4:43 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – City Manager Sarah Purdy says Ogdensburg is eligible to apply for a comprehensive review for the state’s Financial Restructuring Board. Purdy said this is mixed news for t...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 4:41 pm
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- The playground at Potsdam Central School may soon have an open-air pavilion for students to enjoy during school and for families to use on weekends and after school. The 20X...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 4:40 pm
CANTON --- Barb Heller, North Country Public Radio announcer and host of the acoustic music program String Fever, has been selected to participate in the International Bluegrass Music Association Lead...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 11:06 am
St. Lawrence County could see rain and snow tonight as the area remains under flood watch due to rapidly melting snow and precipitation in the forecast. Meteorologists have all of St. Lawrence County...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 10:50 am
State troopers say they charged several people with unlawful possession of marijuana: • Patrick C. Cyrus, 22, of Gouverneur and Kevin T. Burns, 24, of Antwerp were each charged at 11:44 p.m. Friday on...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 10:43 am
MASSENA -- State troopers say they charged Margaret A. Arquette, 25, of Hogansburg with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property at 12:12 p.m. Friday at 935 state Route 37 in Bombay and rel...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 7:15 am
Michael Ederer scored with 3:33 to play in the third period to give No. 20 St. Lawrence a 5-4 win at Dartmouth on Friday night and help the Saints secure a first-round bye in the upcoming ECAC Hockey...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 7:12 am
An early lead by third-ranked Harvard proved too big a hurdle for the Clarkson University Hockey team to overcome as the Golden Knights fell to the Crimson 4-1 at Bright-Landry Hockey Center in Cambri...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 7:08 am
In the first game of the best-of-three ECAC Quarterfinals, the third-ranked Clarkson University Women's Hockey team scored the final three goals to earn a 4-1 victory over Rensselaer on Friday night i...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 7:03 am
Four different players scored goals, and senior captain Kirsten Padalis had three assists to lead the St. Lawrence University women's hockey team to a dominating 4-1 win over Yale in game one of an EC...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 6:40 am
By MATT LINDSEY A plan requiring background checks on ammunition sales has been suspended and St. Lawrence County Sheriff Kevin Wells and a local gun shop owner hope the plan never comes to fruition....
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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 6:37 am
CANTON – St. Lawrence County is switching third party administrators for its self-insured health benefits program. The county is self insured, however its benefits are administered by a third-party. T...
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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 5:29 pm
POTSDAM -- A jamboree to benefit Jeff James and his family will be held Saturday, Feb. 25, from 1-10 p.m. at the Barking Dog Saloon, West Parishville Road. James has been diagnosed with an aggressive...
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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 5:28 pm
Above is 2224 State Rte. 420 on Thursday morning following the fatal fire. North Country Now photo by Andy Gardner. MASSENA -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victim of a fatal...
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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 5:26 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Friday, Feb. 24, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Ogdensburg man charged with making meth in Belmont Courts • Potsdam h...
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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 4:50 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people in unrelated cases: • Charles D. Sherman Jr., 30, of Tamarack Street, Massena was charged with a county court warrant at 9:59 a.m. Wednes...
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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 4:48 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged four people with traffic counts: • Bryan L. Lewis, 34, of Water Street, Massena was charged with unsafe backing at 3:17 p.m. Friday on Water Street....
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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 2:26 pm
The Price Chopper Foundation has donated ten child-sized shopping carts to the North Country Children’s Museum. Accepting the donation from Potsdam Price Chopper store manager Mike Petroffski, right,...
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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 2:24 pm
CANTON – County officials are urging residents to take precautions as flooding is expected this weekend near rivers and streams. Increased rainfall and expected warmer temperatures over the next few d...
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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:41 pm
Austin Scott of Waddington was recently tapped by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association as an All-Academic in the sport of cross country. In order to be named All-Academic,...
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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:38 pm
In front are I. Vezina, A. Phillips, J. Blair, L. Colbert, J. Billings, B. Gonser, L. Corbine, L. Cantwell, T. Rood and B. Mejia. In the center area R. Todd, M. LaCroix, A. Phillips, A. Vallance, O. D...
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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:34 pm
22:18 Welfare check on a minor child at 148 Belmont Courts. 20:50 Traffic stop on Route 37. 20:20 Stat communications reported a fire alarm at Jreck Subs, 2900 Ford Street Extension. 20:14 Welfare...
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