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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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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 10:34 am
POTSDAM -- A Massena man was charged Dec. 24 with harassment stemming from a complaint first reported to state police Dec. 10. William P. Rochefort, 20, was charged with second-degree harassment: phys...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 9:02 am
A hacker group by the name Lizard Squad caused network outages on Christmas Day for Playstation Network (PSN) and Xbox Live gamers all across the world including those in St. Lawrence County. Gamers w...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 9:02 am
Corning Canton plant department head Mike Walenta, left, and CHMC Foundation executive director Jim Michaels. OGDENSBURG -- Corning, Inc. recently donated $2,500 to the Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 8:45 am
0730 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0745 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0837 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0848 Burglar alarm at a store on Market Street. 1219 Potsdam Rescue dispat...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 7:08 am
POTSDAM -- Gerald Lee Ratliff, SUNY Potsdam’s associate vice president for academic affairs, was the invited keynote speaker at the 2014 International Humanities, Literature, Cultures and Arts Global...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 7:02 am
Tulloch A former Canton man serving with the U.S. Marine Corps was recently promoted to captain after returning from an overseas deployment. “During his tour, Tulloch showed exemplary teaching techniq...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 5:54 am
Teens HELP staff members Zach Clark, left, and Kelly Johnson-Eilola, right, recently met Dr. Ruth, center, at a sex education conference in New Jersey. POTSDAM -- Teens HELP, which serves youth in St...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 5:54 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton is accepting nominations for the 2015 College Council Distinguished Citizen Award. The college has given this award annually since 1976 in recognition of exceptional and distingu...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 5:54 am
St. Lawrence County residents can participate in a research project on wild turkey survival to help improve the management of the game bird, according to New York State Department of Environmental Con...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 5:37 am
A 7-year-old girl from Massena was recently honored by the US Combat Dojo. Katelyn Marie Benham was named student of the year. “Katelyn is the perfect example of a great martial artist,” said her ins...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 4:10 pm
WADDINGTON -- The 2015 Bassmaster Elite Series schedule is set including the July 30-Aug. 2 tournament on the St. Lawrence River at Waddington. A year and a half ago, the Bass Anglers Sportsman Societ...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 4:09 pm
CANTON -- Kiplinger’s Personal Finance has included St. Lawrence University in its list of best values in private colleges, the school said. Kiplinger’s list of 200 colleges includes 100 private unive...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 4:08 pm
By PAUL HETZLER Recently, I heard there are gum trees abound in northern New York state. I couldn’t believe it until the person making this claim produced a pack of gum that was “made from northern ha...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 4:02 pm
POTSDAM -- Lavalley Transportation Inc. recently donated to the Potsdam Holiday fund. The donation will help the Potsdam Holiday Fund provide winter clothing and food to more than 500 children in Pots...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 10:55 am
No white Christmas this year. Breeziness and wet conditions will prevail in St. Lawrence County today as a high wind warning and a flood watch are posted for the St. Lawrence Valley. Gusts as high as...
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