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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 2:10 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- State troopers cited a Russell man for possessing a small amount of marijuana. Dylan R. Sharpstene, 18 was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana at 4:35 p.m. Thursday on East Mai...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:38 am
POTSDAM -- The man charged with sexual abuse of a 14-year-old girl is an A.A. Kingston Middle School teacher and has been placed on administrative leave. “As of this time, Mr. McGowan has been placed...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:38 am
MASSENA -- Students at Jefferson Elementary School will be able to take advantage of a book exchange, thanks a $1,000 grant the Board of Education voted to receive on Thursday. “Books On Wheels” allow...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:38 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for Citizen of the Year, with the award to be presented at their annual dinner on Nov. 14 at the Gran-View Restaurant. N...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:38 am
POTSDAM -- The 6th annual Potsdam Sandstone Festival continues Friday, Saturday and Sunday featuring demonstrations, lectures, building tours and, new this year, a Raquette River Paddle Tour around Oa...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:38 am
MASSENA -- The Moose Lodge 1110, 4 Ames St., is hosting a Sept. 20 chicken barbeque to raise money for Lexi Love, an area girl sick with cancer. They will serve from 1 to 5 p.m., or until they run out...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:37 am
MADRID -- New Beginnings Clothing and Food Outreach, 3605 County Route 14, will celebrate their first anniversary in their new building on Sept. 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be refreshments ser...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:37 am
COLTON -- The Colton Wesleyan Church, 4852 State Highway 56, will host a free car wash and food giveaway event Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 10:47 am
  Sunday September 14, 2014 Dwayne L. Curry Jr. DOB: 9/20/95 Rochester, NY 2:05 AM on Hodskin St for One Way Viol: Designated Rd. Curry was issued a UTT returnable in court on 10/8/14.  ...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 10:33 am
MASSENA -- Village police ticketed two drivers on Thursday. Brandy M. Price, 34, of 154 N. Main St., Massena was cited for inadequate brake light and no inspection at 11:28 a.m. at Paddock and Center...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 8:53 am
The number of people working in non-farm jobs in St. Lawrence County was the same last month as it was in August 2013. The state labor Department reported Thursday that it tallied 39,000 non-farm jobs...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 8:52 am
    Rosemary Forbes President of the Ladies Auxiliary, presents a check to Ronald Forbes, Chief of West Potsdam Volunteer Fire Department WEST POTSDAM -- The West Potsdam Ladies Auxiliary r...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 8:51 am
DEKALB – Jeannette Pink is asking for donations of yarn so she can make lap blankets for nursing homes and socks for kids for Christmas. If you can donate, call her at 244-9746.  
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 6:25 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam teen was charged with failure to yield right of way following a property-damage accident at the intersection of Market and Garden Street Thursday evening, according to Potsdam pol...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 6:23 am
0009 Traffic stop on Maple Street – Verbal warning issued 0026 Traffic stop on Maple Street – Verbal warning issued 0047 Traffic stop on Elm Street – Verbal warning issued 0059 Traffic stop on Market...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 5:58 am
POTSDAM – A Potsdam man was jailed for sexual abuse after allegedly having sexual contact with a14-year-old female earlier this month, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Thomas P. Mc...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 5:58 am
MASSENA -- The Board of Education voted Thursday to hire two teachers, a teacher’s aide, a half-time special education teacher and several substitutes. Jennifer Earl and Ashley Belile will teach fourt...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 5:58 am
The New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA) wants to alert recipients of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Temporary Assistance in St. Lawrence County th...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 5:52 am
CANTON -- The Canton Knights of Columbus and the Canton Recreation Department are co-sponsoring a punt, pass and kick and a soccer skills competition for any boy or girl ages 7 to 15. This free event...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 5:51 am
LISBON -- The Lisbon United Presbyterian Church is having an all-you-can-eat breakfast and pie sale on Sept. 20 from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. at 26 Church St. The cost is $7 for adults and children age 5 an...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 5:51 am
NORWOOD -- The American Legion, 10 Maple St., is hosting a "Sports for Cancer" chicken barbeque on Sept. 20 from 1 to 4 p.m. Cost is $8 for the full dinner and $5 for half-chicken only. Info: 353-8889...
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 5:48 am
Clarkson University Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences Peter Turner recently spoke at the second Smart Schools Commission Public Symposium in Buffalo. Turner has been a leading figure in STEM edu...
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Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center recently welcomed Katherine Richey, a certified family nurse practitioner, to its medical staff. Richey is working in the hospitalist program at the medica...
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Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 5:29 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- The Gouverneur Fire Department will soon distribute “coin cards” for its annual fundraising, and has scheduled an open house to show their appreciation of the community. Volunteers will...
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Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 5:28 pm
HEUVELTON -- Just one day after federal authorities charged the alleged Hermon kidnappers for producing child pornography, a “community thank you gathering” will be held Friday to recognize those who...
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