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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 2:43 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – The village Board of Trustees has a draft engineering report aimed at reassuring the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that a retaining wall at the east dam on the Raque...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 2:42 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County was awarded a $107,943 settlement stemming from welfare fraud investigations in the month of January. Investigators from the St. Lawrence County Department of Social Serv...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 2:41 pm
MASSENA -- "Floydian Slip," a weekly Pink Floyd show produced by Craig Bailey of Shelburne, Vt., will air on WRCD 101.5 FM “The Fox” starting Feb. 20. The station will carry the show twice a week, Sat...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 2:38 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Wednesday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Canton’s ‘Winterfest’ celebration continues with veggie sushi works...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 11:40 am
Above, SUNY Canton Assistant Professor Lucas Craig, Director of Tutoring Services Johanna M. Lee, Corning Processing Engineering Supervisor Kevin D. Loganand SUNY Canton Director of Admissions Meliss...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 11:38 am
While New York made some progress on tobacco control policies that will save lives, it fell short in providing smokers with access to the resources they need to quit, according to the American Lung As...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 11:34 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg city councilors and employees will tour facilities in Carthage and Clayton before entering into wastewater treatment agreements with the Development Authority...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 11:24 am
Wednesday Feb. 3 Dustin L. Campbell 21, Canton Arrested at 1:45 p.m. for failure to appear in court. Campbell was arraigned in front of the judge and released on his own recognizance to appear in cour...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:14 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Kathy L. Wickham, 53, of Maple Street with a bench warrant at 2:07 p.m. Monday on Maple Street.  Police said she failed to appear in court to answer a r...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:12 am
MASSENA -- Village police charged two people with traffic-related offenses on Monday: • Heather Amaral, 45, of Bayley Road, Massena was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and un...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:51 am
POTSDAM — Two Ogdensburg residents were charged following an investigation of larceny from a building that was first reported to state police Jan. 1. Melinda J. Geddes, 29, was charged with trespassin...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:51 am
POTSDAM — An Ogdensburg man was charged Feb. 8 following a shoplifting investigation first reported to state police Feb. 4. Taylor J. Chambers, 26, was charged with petit larceny and second-degree agg...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:50 am
STOCKHOLM — A Massena man was charged with drug possession and aggravated unlicensed operation following a traffic stop on State Route 11C Monday afternoon, according to state police. Benjamin C. Petr...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:49 am
RICHVILLE — A Richville man was involved in a property-damage accident in a School Street parking lot on Feb. 8, according to state police. The driver was Dean R. Simmons, 63. The accident took place...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:11 am
The following story originally appeared as a “Progress 2016” story in North Country This Week. OGDENSBURG -- St. Lawrence NYSARC (www.slnysarc.org), a private, non-profit organization committed to max...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:08 am
With heroin and prescription painkiller abuse on the rise North Country Sen. Patricia Ritchie says it’s time for the government to fight back with expanded treatment options. “Open the paper or turn o...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:08 am
NORWOOD – The St. Lawrence County Council of Senior Citizens are now holding their monthly meetings at Norwood American Legion Post 68 on the second Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. This month’s speak...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:02 am
Spirit Whispers on the Grasse” will be presented by the Grasse River Players (GRP) at Sykes Hall at St. Lawrence University on Friday, Feb. 12 and Saturday, Feb. 13. A performance will be offered on...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 8:38 am
Clarkson University Assistant Professor S.N. Nyeck was recently awarded a two-year research grant by the Nagel Institute for the Study of World Christianity at Calvin College for a project titled "Rel...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 7:42 am
Skamperle is pictured with Kathy Verville, OFA guidance counselor; Cindy Tuttle, OFA principal; Kim Demers, president of the Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce; Daniel Skamperle, his father; Judy...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 7:11 am
CLARE -- A Star Lake resident was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation following a property-damage accident on County Route 27, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Laura M. Fl...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:09 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they picked up a man on a bench warrant for failure to pay a fine following a traffic stop on Madrid Avenue Monday night. Tim F. Church, 59, Bryan, OH, was cited at 10:1...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:06 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a woman for driving with inadequate headlights on Sandstone Drive Monday evening. Jennifer M. Riffle, 21, Oswego, was cited at 10:26 p.m. for the above char...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:02 am
1113 Parking complaint - East Drive 1119 Potsdam Rescue and Police dispatched to Midtown Apartments - chest pain 1154 Dispatcher issued a handicapped parking permit 1209 Patrols dispatched to locate a...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:54 am
Most New Yorkers believe corruption is a big problem in state government, according to a new poll. Eighty-nine percent of those polled say think it’s a serious problem, and 53 percent say they think i...
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