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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 6:09 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena Planning Board has approved a plan to open a Mexican-Caribbean restaurant in the former Bob's Bake Shop, 428 South Main St. In the application that the board approved last month...
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 6:08 pm
POTSDAM -- The Town Council will appoint a citizen, a town councilor and the supervisor to its Sexual Harassment Committee instead of the supervisor and two councilors. The committee is being formed t...
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 6:07 pm
MASSENA – Licensed clinical social worker Alison Herne recently joined the staff at Massena Memorial Hospital. She is MMH’s first social worker for outpatients. She has 20 years experience in social w...
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 11:31 am
Following a cold snap, St. Lawrence County residents can expect more seasonal daytime temperatures this weekend, though tonight's lone is expected reach single digits. According to the National Weathe...
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 11:24 am
MASSENA -- A Massena man was charged with resisting arrest and harassment following a Dec. 15 incident, according to state police. Domanique Deragon, 35, was charged with second-degree harassment and...
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 11:21 am
NORFOLK -- A Colton woman and a Norfolk man face harassment charges following a Dec. 9 incident, according to state police. William J. Arno, 31, of Norfolk and Shaneen Silsby, 36, were charged with se...
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 11:16 am
HAMMOND -- A Hammond man faces pot possession and criminal mischief charges following a Dec. 15 incident, according to state police. John P. Willi, 27, was charged with criminal mischief for damaging...
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 11:11 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- A Russell man was charged with driving while intoxicated following an accident on State Route 812, according to St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Deputies. Jamie J. Brothers, 46, of Blancha...
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 10:42 am
Robert J. Elbers, 26, Syracuse, was ticketed for speeding, 46 mph in 30 mph zone, on Market Street at 1:05 a.m. Saturday. 0001 Noise on State Street. 0045 Traffic stop on Market Street 0105 Traffic st...
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 8:40 am
Canton, NY – After giving up an early goal, Joe Deveny scored his 9th of the season helping Canton tie Castleton University in their last game of 2017. The Spartans (2-9-1) found the back of the net o...
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 8:30 am
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- With the state’s “raise the age” laws set to kick in, St. Lawrence County is hoping to be the home of a juvenile detention center. County Legislator Joseph Lightfoot said rep...
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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 8:29 am
POTSDAM -- The St. Lawrence County Health Initiative’s Bridge to Wellness Medication Disposal Program was among 12 nonprofit operations will be honored with a Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Fall 2017 C...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 5:41 pm
MASSENA -- The New York Power Authority (NYPA) is warning people using the St. Lawrence River to use caution when on the river during the winter months. The Power Authority may release water through t...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 5:41 pm
The state Department of Environmental Conservation says several defendants recently paid fines for conservation law violations. Below is each defendant’s name, street address, hometown, age, date of o...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 5:40 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Friday, Dec. 15, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Old Tyme Tattoo in Massena receives approval to add barber shop • Mas...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 5:38 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg will receive $5 million of the nearly $8 million coming to St. Lawrence County from the North Country Regional Economic Development Council. The funding will p...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:36 pm
OGDENSBURG -- City officials say they are reminding residents of the local codes governing snow and sidewalks. Property owners are required to clear their sidewalks of snow and ice within 24 hours of...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:36 pm
St. Lawrence County STOP-DWI announced recently that law enforcement agencies across the state will be out in force from Dec. 15 to Jan. 1 to stop drivers impaired by alcohol and drugs as part of the...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:33 pm
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON -- The municipal economic development office here submitted its application Friday, Dec. 15 for a state grant which, if approved, may supply up to a $1 million for the construc...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:32 pm
NORFOLK -- Norfolk Archers' Adult Indoor League’s 10-week season begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3 at the Norfolk Rod and Gun Club on Cemetery Road. The range is open on Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. and S...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:17 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Tanya M. Sochia, 34, of Ames Street with a sex offender registry violation for not registering her internet access. She was charged at 9:19 p.m. Wednesday at...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 1:57 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Kristina A. Mills, 34, of Victory Road, Massena with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, child endangerment and unlawful possession...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 1:55 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people with traffic counts: • Quentin L. Hatcher, 20, of Plum Street, Massena was charged with no inspection at 11 p.m. Thursday on Ames Street....
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 12:14 pm
POTSDAM — A Massena man was charged with petit larceny at Potsdam Walmart, 7494 U.S. Highway 11, according to state police. Matthew K. Baise, 44, was charged at 12:45 p.m. for the above charge and was...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 12:13 pm
NORFOLK — A Norfolk man was charged with disobeying a court order and drug possession on Thursday, according to state police. Ryan C. Hughes, 22, was cited for unlawful possession of marijuana and sec...
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