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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 11:27 am
North County Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush (R,C,I-Black River) is supporting Democratic Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s plan to review Common Core standards. The Common Core program has drawn a lot of criticism...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 11:27 am
CANTON -- A Newton Falls woman was charged with possession of prison contraband at the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility just after being arrested for prostitution earlier this week, according...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 11:27 am
MASSENA -- The village will hold off repairing the crumbling Massena Fire Department floor until after the firefighters hold the Hall of Fame banquet Sept. 18 and the Fire Prevention Week banquet next...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 11:23 am
Clarkson University researchers recently published a paper in a prestigious chemistry journal on the design of next-generation, ultra-high density data storage materials. Assistant Professor of Chemis...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 10:41 am
PARISHVILLE -- A Parishville man was charged with harassment Sept. 3 following a complaint first reported to state police Aug. 30. Brian A. Phillips, 41, was charged with second-degree harassment and...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 10:40 am
LOUISVILLE -- Massena and Louisville residents were charged Thursday afternoon following a report of neighborhood trouble, according to state police. Joseph D. Mitchell, 20, Massena, was charged with...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 10:39 am
BRASHER -- A Helena man was charged Thursday following a dog complaint first reported to state police July 24. Joseph V. Lavare, 26, was reportedly charged with aggravated cruelty to animals, felony,...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 8:45 am
STOCKHOLM – A DeKalb Junction man was charged Aug. 2 for signing a lease agreement for a rental property under another person’s name in an attempt to avoid an order of protection against his girlfrien...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 8:44 am
Here are the top five NorthCountryNow stories for Thursday, Sept. 3, as determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • More than a dozen fined for DEC tickets in Hammond, Rossie, Morris...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 8:43 am
As students returned to school Thursday, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo revealed his plan to review Common Core standards in an attempt to restore “faith” in the state’s education system. Last year a large perc...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 7:57 am
Friday, August 28th, 2015 Malarie L. Smith, 28, Gouverneur, NY Charged @ 9:25 PM for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the 3rd degree on W. Main St. Issued traffic summons returna...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 6:24 am
Clarkson University's Distinguished Emeritus Research Professor of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science Petr Zuman recently co-authored a book on polarography. Zuman is the author or co-author of 17 b...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 6:24 am
SUNY Potsdam Professor William Romey of the biology department recently published an article in the peer-reviewed journal PLOS-ONE this month. The article was written in collaboration with graduating...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 6:10 am
POTSDAM -- A Norwood man was jailed Thursday morning following a reported domestic incident on Maple Street, according to Potsdam police. Leo P. Lalonde, 47, was charged with second-degree criminal co...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 6:08 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a woman with operating a motor vehicle while using a portable electronic device at 12:16 a.m. on Market Street. Sarah E. Strakosch, 23, Stony Brook, was iss...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 6:07 am
POTSDAM -- A Massena man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation on Main Street Thursday morning, according to Potsdam police. Adam W. Paquin, 29, was charged with second-degree aggravated un...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 5:57 am
0007 Traffic Stop on Main Street - Ticket Issued 0016 Traffic Stop on Market Street - Ticket Issued 0043 Traffic Stop on Maple Street - Verbal Warning Issued 0052 Domestic Incident - Investigation co...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 5:44 am
CANTON – The Canton Police Department is partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration at Kinney Drugs in Canton to collect unwanted, unneeded or expired prescription drugs from residents for sa...
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Friday, September 4, 2015 - 5:44 am
Potsdam-based business development agency CITEC Manufacturing & Technology Solutions says it has helped reduce toxic chemical levels and water usage in the Great Lakes region. CITEC helped in a mu...
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Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 5:17 pm
‘Morning Light,’ oil on canvas by Eric Thacher. St. Lawrence County Arts Council announced thirteen regional artists were selected for publication in their annual Fine Art Up North calendar. Nearly 1...
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Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 5:17 pm
From left, Jeffrey B. Covell, Debra K. Blevins and John Blevins. POTSDAM -- Blevins Insurance Agency is now open offering Farmers Insurance. Three agents have been appointed to represent the business...
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Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 5:17 pm
MASSENA -- The Police Department will contract with Onondaga County to use their online fingerprint system at a cost of $1,000 per year, the Board of Trustees voted on Tuesday. Police Chief Mark LaBra...
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Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 5:17 pm
MASSENA -- Two new officers will join the Massena Police Department, the Board of Trustees decided on Tuesday. Brandan A. Huckle will start Sept. 7. “He currently works part-time for the Norwood Polic...
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Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 3:12 pm
Sept. 1 Chelsea S. Snyder, 25, of Potsdam was charged with following too close and leaving the scene of an accident at 1:14 p.m. on East Main Street. Police said the charges stem from an earlier coll...
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Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 2:45 pm
RENSSELAER FALLS -- Steve and Gayle Fobare of Fobare's Fruits recently hosted the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce’s “Business In the Spotlight” event at their orchard. The monthly event highl...
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