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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 2:31 pm
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced budget amendments to the FY 2020 Executive Budget that his office says “will ensure towns and villages are not adversely impacted by changes to the Aid and Inc...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 2:30 pm
By JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week An amendment to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s proposed executive budget would grant him authority to close up to three correctional facilities. That could have a hu...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 2:29 pm
Above, a picture of where deputies say Barry Crayford was found sealed inside a bed. Photo submitted by St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department. OSWEGATCHIE -- Weapons possession, resisting arrest a...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 11:59 am
CPH Sterile Processing Technician Kayla Jenkinson, DCSPDT, puts together an O.R. sterilization tray POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence Health System’s Canton-Potsdam Hospital (CPH) has been making major strides...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 11:58 am
From left, back row, Gabrielle Martineau, Norwood Kiwanis President and K-Kids Faculty Advisor, and Lee Mittelstaedt, K-Kids Kiwanis Advisor; front row, from left, K-Kids officers, Cohlee Fisher, vi...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 11:55 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Central School District is looking at a $2,389,000 budget gap as they plan the first draft of their 2019-2020 budget. "This is preliminary. There's some things that could be add...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 11:37 am
CANTON -- The following students are participating in an off-campus study abroad program for the Spring 2019 semester through St. Lawrence University. • Sunehra Malhotra of Canton. Malhotra is a membe...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 11:32 am
ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY — The following local residents made the dean's list at Rochester Institute of Technology for the 2018 fall semester • Kegan Sovay, Canton, who is in the new media interactive deve...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 9:52 am
OSWEGATCHIE — A Canton woman was charged with driving while intoxicated on SH 68 Friday morning, according to state police. Jessica E. Richer, 26, was charged with first-offense DWI at 1:50 a.m., offi...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 9:17 am
POTSDAM — Brian Hauser has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of film in the department of humanities & social sciences in the School of Arts & Sc...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 9:01 am
OGDENSBURG — Mollie Lawton of Ogdensburg was named to the dean’s list at Georgia State University. To be eligible for the dean's list, students must have earned a GPA of at least 3.5 for a minimum of...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 8:44 am
By MATT LINDSEY North Country Now OGDENSBURG — Two cats died and two people are temporarily homeless following a fire at 417 Belmont Courts Thursday night, according to Ogdensburg Fire Captain Chuck I...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 8:44 am
POTSDAM — A Potsdam woman was jailed Thursday night after allegedly stabbing a man in the head with a knife and claw hammer during an alleged domestic dispute, according to Potsdam police. Jessica L....
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 8:44 am
Forbes magazine recently ranked Community Bank N.A. third in the nation for financial performance in a study analyzing 10-key metrics related to growth, asset quality, capital adequacy and profitabili...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 8:10 am
POTSDAM — A Heuvelton man was charged with stealing from Kinney Drugs following a report of a suspicious person, according to Potsdam police. Jonathan M. McSorley, 27, was charged with petit larceny a...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 8:06 am
0010 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to call 0011 Assist Potsdam Rescue 0052 Traffic stop on Main Street 0306 Parking problem on Barkely Street 0804 Motor vehicle accident on Elm Street 0903 Traffic stop on...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 5:57 am
CANTON — St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies charged a man with driven while intoxicated on SH 68 on Thursday. Johnathon A. Yerdon, 33, no address listed, was charged with first-offense DWI, speedi...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 5:53 am
Ogdensburg police blotter, Feb. 14 • James P. Snyder was cited at 9:07 p.m. on State Street for inadequate plate lights. • Breonna Storie was cited for inadequate head lights on Layfayette Street at 7...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 5:40 am
A new Trees for Tribs Program initiative, “Buffer in a Bag,” has been launched to help increase riparian buffers throughout St. Lawrence County and the rest of the state, according to Department of En...
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Friday, February 15, 2019 - 5:39 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Area Zonta Club is seeking applications for the following 2019 awards. • The High School Scholarships are awarded to graduating seniors who are pursuing higher education....
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Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 5:28 pm
CANTON – The Wildlife Management Institute is offering financial assistance to producers in St. Lawrence County to address insufficient young forest habitat for targeted wildlife species, said a press...
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Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 5:25 pm
New York State Senator Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, on Thursday released a statement praising the Town of Lisbon board for approving a 10-year contract with the New York State Department of Corrections...
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Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:02 pm
By ANDY GARDNERNorth Country Now MASSENA -- Town Supervisor Steve O’Shaughnessy has served notices to the Massena Memorial Hospital board chair and vice chair that he is removing them. Chairperson Car...
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Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:37 pm
POTSDAM — Due to a lack of staffing to oversee the pool at Merritt Hall at SUNY Potsdam, there will be no community swimming this spring. The program has been sponsored in the past by the Potsdam Recr...
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Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:37 pm
The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance today shared important tips to help New York taxpayers guard against identity theft and prevent related tax fraud. Scam artists are continually al...
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