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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 7:23 am
By JIMMY LAWTON and ANDY GARDNER CANTON – Concern among local police is growing along with an apparent increase in the presence of the drug methamphetamine in St. Lawrence County. With several methamp...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 7:21 am
OGDENBSURG – Ogdensburg Free Academy graduate and Vietnam War veteran Carl Jesmer remembers a USO visit from Bob Hope in 1966. “In 1966 Mr. Bob Hope's show was visiting troops in Vietnam at Ton Son Nh...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 4:19 am
Saratoga Springs, NY - A furious second half comeback came up a few points short for the Clarkson University Men's Basketball team, as the Golden Knights lost by four, 68-64, to Skidmore College in th...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 4:17 am
The Skidmore College Thoroughbreds defeated St. Lawrence University in the 2015 Liberty League Women's Basketball Championship game by the score of 67-62 in double overtime in Canton, NY. Molly McLau...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 4:13 am
Three third-period goals helped ensure that the fifth-ranked Clarkson University Women's Hockey team will host the ECAC Hockey Championship Tournament for the second consecutive year, as the Green and...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 4:11 am
For 40 minutes the No. 10 St. Lawrence women's hockey team put forth a dominant total team effort, stifling Cornell's offense and carrying a 2-0 lead into the third period. But the Big Red scored thre...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 4:07 am
A two-goal, second-period lead would not hold up for the Clarkson University Hockey team on the road Saturday night as the Golden Knights closed out the regular season with a 3-2 loss at defending Nat...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:59 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County will fill a recently vacated account clerk position in the treasurer’s office, despite its ongoing hiring freeze. The finance committee Monday agreed to fill the position...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:58 pm
Numbers of new invasive species was “extremely low” low on ships in the St. Lawrence Seaway in 2014, according to the Great Lakes Seaway Ballast Water Working Group. In 2014, 100 percent of ships boun...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:58 pm
Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush (R,C,I-Black River) joined legislative colleagues at a press conference urging the governor to release school aid runs so districts across the state can properly prepare th...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 12:03 pm
The National Weather Service says Saturday in St. Lawrence County should be clear and sunny with temperatures in the 20s, leading into a slightly warmer albeit more snowy Sunday. Forecasters predict 2...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 11:55 am
GOUVERNEUR -- State troopers say they cited three people for possessing small quantities of marijuana in Gouverneur on Friday morning. Steven C. Ielfield, 29, and Michael A. Ielfield, 31, were each ch...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 11:35 am
RAYMONDVILLE -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff deputies say they charged a sex offender from Raymondville with not updating the state sex offender registry with his new address within 10 days. William J....
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 11:27 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they charged a Ballston Spa man with petit larceny for allegedly stealing from an unspecified local business. Michael A. Patell, 20, was charged at 12:04 a.m., police sai...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 11:24 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they charged a St. Regis Falls man on Friday with writing bad checks. William B. Zielinski, 26, was charged with two counts of the misdemeanor offense after turning himse...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 11:20 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they cited a Canadian man for leaving the scene of a property damage accident on Friday. Michael P. Seguin, 62, of an unreported address in Quebec was also cited for unsa...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 11:16 am
0004 - Patrols responded to a business on Maple Street for a report of a larceny. Arrest made. 0918 - William Zielinski arrested for two bad check counts 1013 - Assisted another law enforcement agenc...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 8:12 am
A proposed conservation plan to manage the growing population of the bald eagle in St. Lawrence County and around the state is now available for public review and comment. The Conservation Plan for Ba...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 8:11 am
By PAUL HETZLER Where agriculture is concerned, dairy is king (or is dairy queen?) in northern New York state. But with the kind of winter we’ve had so far, I wonder if we shouldn’t start producing ot...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:45 am
A tie was as good as a win for the Clarkson University Hockey team on Friday night as the Golden Knights battled back to gain a 3-3 draw at Rensselaer and in the process clinched a home-ice berth in t...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:22 am
Union College spent the better part of the third period on the power play in Friday's ECAC Hockey game against St. Lawrence and made it pay off with a trio of power play goals to upset the 19th ranked...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:20 am
St. Lawrence University senior Shawn Lillie is second in the heptathlon after the first day of competition and the Saint men's indoor track and field team is fourth in the field after early events in...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:18 am
In the first game of the best-of-three ECAC Hockey quarterfinals, the fifth-ranked Clarkson University Women's Hockey team took a 1-0 series lead after defeating Dartmouth 6-0 in Cheel Arena on Friday...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:15 am
A pair of third period goals helped Cornell to a 3-1 win over the No. 10 St. Lawrence women's hockey team in the first game of the best-of-three ECAC quarterfinal series at Lynah Rink in Ithaca. With...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:08 am
Sophomore divers James Wilczewski and Alex Blake finished 12th and 14th respectively in the three meter event at the NCAA Regional Diving Event host by Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusett...
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