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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 10:18 am
Highs topped out at 90 degrees across much of St. Lawrence County Saturday, breaking and tying records set in 1978, and a new record could be tied or broken today as extreme heat is forecasted again,...
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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 9:57 am
PITCAIRN — A Harrisville teen was charged with drug possession following a traffic stop on Bridge Street Saturday night, according to state police. The unnamed 18-year-old was cited for unlawful posse...
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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 9:51 am
FOWLER — Gouverneur-based state police said they responded to a property-damage accident on County Road 22 Saturday evening. Gina A. Briones, 33, Adams, was the driver. The accident took place near Hu...
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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 9:15 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a man following a report of black smoke in the area of Clarkson University and Maple Street Saturday night. Tyler J. Arsenault, 29, was cited for an open fi...
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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 9:06 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions Saturday, May 28. Those charged include: • Holly A. Sequin, 42, Parishville, was charged with speeding on Maple St...
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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 8:59 am
0227 Assisted a disabled motorist on Maple Street 0057 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0314 Noise complaint on Pierrepont Ave 0317 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0552 Assisted an intoxicated...
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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 6:33 am
St. Lawrence University's men's track and field team has its first outdoor track All Americas since 2010 as both senior Nick Crawford and junior Thomas Caulfield earned All America honors with sixth p...
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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 6:30 am
St. Lawrence University senior Marisa Turner earned All America honors for the third time this year and the fifth in her career with an eighth place finish in the NCAA 400 meters on Saturday while jun...
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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 6:15 am
By MATT LINDSEY St. Lawrence County’s smoking rate has dropped from 25 to 19.2 percent since 2006, but efforts to change the way tobacco companies advertise to children in the county have been unsucce...
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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 6:14 am
CANTON -- Canton Central School has been named the 2016 STEM Leadership Merit Award recipient for academic excellence. The honor includes a $1,500 award. An award ceremony was set for May 24. For more...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 6:11 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg Mayor Wayne Ashley proclaimed June 3 as Philip Cosmo Day in honor of the retiring comptroller who has been with the city for more than three decades. Philip A....
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 6:09 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University associate professor of Physical Therapy & Physician Assistant Studies Ali Boolani and Oklahoma State University associate professor of Physical Education Timothy Bag...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 6:08 pm
As part of the sixth Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Awareness Week, running from May 22-28, all New York state residents are urged to exercise environmental stewardship to protect trees from infestation that...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:53 am
This Memorial Day weekend in the North Country will be hot, with possibly record-breaking high temperatures today and tomorrow. With highs on the order of 10 to 20 degrees above normal, National Weath...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:33 am
STOCKHOLM – Mark A. Joanette, 48, Malone, was charged with assaulting a senior citizen Friday afternoon. State police charged Joanette with second-degree assault: injuring a victim 65 or older, a felo...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:32 am
FOWLER – Joshua T. Slate, 29, Gouverneur, was charged with four misdemeanor counts in connection with an alleged domestic dispute Friday night. State police charged Slate with second-degree unlawful i...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:31 am
PARISHVILLE – Nicholas J. Avery, 24, Potsdam, was charged by state police Friday with fourth-degree criminal possession of a firearm/weapon along the Allens Falls Road. He was issued an appearance tic...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:30 am
MASSENA – Jared R. Marshall, 23, Malone, was issued a ticket by state police Friday for alleged unlawful possession of marijuana. Troopers said the charge was made at 7:16 p.m. along State Rt. 37.  
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:29 am
GOUVERNEUR – Kaitlyn R. Prashaw, 21, Gouverneur, had an accident with her vehicle Friday afternoon in which one person was reported hurt. The accident occurred along State Highway 58 near Gravel Road...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:15 am
POTSDAM – Potsdam police issued several vehicle and traffic tickets Friday, including six for seatbelt violations. Heather M. Ferlo, 22, Ballston Spa, was issued a ticket for alleged failure to yield...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 9:58 am
0041 Domestic on Racquette Road. 0738 Bicycle located in Ives Park. 0927 Received a report of a stolen bicycle from Bay Street. 0930 Received a report of a dog that had run away from Walnut Street. 10...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 6:26 am
St. Lawrence University senior Marisa Turner advanced to the final in the 400 meters and finished 12th in the high jump in Friday competition at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Champions...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 6:02 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital is on track to file a certificate of need with the state by month’s end, a crucial step in converting from a municipal entity to a private non-prof...
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Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 6:01 am
St. Lawrence County is to get $748,000 to buy six buses and for operating assistance under a Federal Transit Administration Grant. A total of $59.3 million in state and federal funding is going toward...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 5:28 pm
Front, from left, Jackson Canedy, Taylor Canedy, Simon Bullwinkel, Parker Canedy, Kerri Canedy and Tracy Tuttle. Back, David Moulton, Christa Carroll, Tom Pahler, Vanessa Bittner, Rose Stone, owner...
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