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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 5:25 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH Creating a county-wide school district is not realistic, according to the St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES superintendent, and one state representative is suggesting “tuitioning” to help sch...
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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 5:24 pm
By PAUL HETZLER If you announced to your friends that you've seen dust bunnies under your bed come to life, and that you think masked hunters in the house have been attacking you at night, they'd prob...
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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 5:23 pm
North Country Family Health Center is hosting WIC clinics throughout St. Lawrence County in January. WIC is a supplemental nutrition assistance program for women, infants and children. Canton, North C...
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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 10:03 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- A Massena teen who was reported missing Dec. 17 along with his teenage girlfriend was charged with obstructing governmental administration after St. Lawrence County Sheriff's deputies f...
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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 10:03 am
HAMMOND -- Two people were charged with assault following a reported domestic dispute first reported to state police Dec. 26. April L. Price, 33, Hammond was charged with third-degree assault: cause p...
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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 10:02 am
MASSENA -- Massena-based state police said they charged a man with drug possession at International Bridge Road Saturday evening. Ian G. Dixon, 25, Miami, FL, was charged with seventh-degree criminal...
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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 10:02 am
PARISHVILLE -- A Parishville man was involved in a property-damage accident Saturday evening on State Highway 72, according to state police. Troopers said they responded to an accident around 7 p.m. a...
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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 9:35 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam man was charged with driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop Saturday morning on Elm Street, according to Potsdam police. Christopher M. Robillard, 28 was charged with...
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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 9:31 am
POTSDAM -- An Edwards resident was charged with driving an unregistered motor vehicle on Market Street early Saturday morning, according to Potsdam police. Madison E. Tresidder, 21, was issued an appe...
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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 9:29 am
0005 Traffic Stop completed – Arrest made 0148 Traffic Stop completed – Verbal warning issued. 0200 Traffic Stop completed – Verbal warning issued. 0219 Traffic Stop completed – Verbal warning issued....
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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 8:32 am
By CRAIG FREILICH Despite the recent defeat of the proposed Potsdam-Canton school district merger, none of the three area’s three state legislators have new plans to seriously address the issue of sch...
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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 8:31 am
Two programs to help people manage diabetes begin in January in the Massena and Canton-Potsdam areas. The Health Initiative is offering two programs related to Type II Diabetes – the Diabetes Preventi...
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Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 5:49 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The City of Ogdensburg Departments of Planning and Development and Parks and Recreation will host a public meeting to discuss the city’s recently awarded grants for a regional Oswegatchi...
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Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 5:48 pm
The state Attorney General’s office has placed major retailers including Walmart, which has three stores in St. Lawrence County, under a cease and desist order for selling illegal toy guns. Walmart op...
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Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 5:47 pm
Even with the recent warmer weather in St. Lawrence County, everyone knows it can’t last long. The New York Propane Gas Association (NYPGA) wants North Country people to know there are a number of ste...
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Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 10:21 am
The National Weather Service says we can enjoy the last full day of mild temperatures for a while as persistent low level clouds throughout the day will keep temperatures in St. Lawrence County in the...
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Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 10:01 am
Two men from Massena and one from North Lawrence were charged with driving while intoxicated overnight. John G. Davie, 58, N. Lawrence, was stopped by state police at 9:36 p.m. at the intersection of...
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Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 9:46 am
Potsdam Police Department blotter, Dec. 26 0250 Traffic stop on Elm Street – Verbal warning issued 0333 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call 0930 Record check completed on an individual for another Pol...
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Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 8:38 am
COLTON -- The Town of Colton’s Winterfest Planning Committee is working with many businesses, organizations and school staff to plan the town’s Winterfest Weekend scheduled for Jan. 23-25. The theme “...
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Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 8:37 am
WADDINGTON -- Kunoco Food Mart IGA, 150 Lincoln Ave., recently made its annual donation of five turkeys to the Waddington Resource Center for their holiday basket program. Pictured are Mark Carney fro...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 5:03 pm
PARISHVILLE -- At the  Parishville-Hopkinton Central School Christmas Program, PCHS student Amanda Mason presented music staff Andrea Ellison and Don Cannamela with a check for $1874.88. It was...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 2:37 pm
The New York Power Authority was recently recognized for taking care of the environment in the rights-of-way around its electricity transmission towers, according to NYPA. The Right-of-Way Stewardship...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 2:36 pm
By PAUL HETZLER Move over cattails, there’s a new top dog in town: Phragmites (frag MY tease) australis. Not a dog, really, but an invasive plant that becomes “top dog” in wetlands when introduced. It...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 11:37 am
POTSDAM -- Military Advanced Education recently designated SUNY Potsdam top school in its 2015 MAE Guide to Colleges and Universities, measuring best practices in military and veteran education, accor...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 11:36 am
Well, if you thought yesterday's Christmas was a warm one in St. Lawrence County, it didn't even come close to breaking the record of 61 degrees set in 1982, according to The Weather Underground. The...
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