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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 7:03 am
POTSDAM -- A Brasher Falls woman was charged with using a portable electronic device while driving on Market Street on Tuesday, according to Potsdam police. Kayley S. Well, 23, was cited for the above...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 7:01 am
0456 Suspicious Vehicle at DPW 0651 Animal Complaint on Market Street 0919 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0949 Records Check at 38 Main Street 1000 Traffic Stop on Maple Street 1006 Traffic Stop...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 6:12 am
POTSDAM — A Canton man was killed Tuesday after his vehicle crashed head-on with a pickup truck on U.S. Route 11, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Donald M. Smithers III, 22, Emers...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 6:12 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, May 22, determined by total number of page views and our editorial staff: •  Police: Report of missing juveniles and stolen shotguns prompt...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 6:12 am
OGDENSBURG -- Employees from the Ogdensburg Key Bank will volunteer at the St. Lawrence Valley SPCA, 6718 State Route 68, on Wednesday, May 23 from 1-4 p.m. for the bank's 28th Neighbors Make the Diff...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:25 pm
FINE -- State forest rangers with fire fighters from Star Lake, Newton Falls, Fine, Edwards, Russell and Cranberry Lake responded to the scene of a wildfire on May 18 near the corner of Twin Lake Road...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:25 pm
MASSENA -- This week, Massena Central students in grades six through 12 voted to select an image of a Spartan as the new mascot for the school district. However, an image that has been widely shared o...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:25 pm
OGDENSBURG -- City police say the two juveniles they were seeking earlier on Tuesday are connected with two shotguns that were stolen from a motor vehicle, a coincidence that led to Ogdensburg schools...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:25 pm
By MATT LINDSEY HOPKINTON -- The town supervisor called out Two Hopkinton Town Council members for meeting with wind company officials while she was vacationing in Florida. Town Supervisor Susan Wood...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:11 pm
POTSDAM -- One person died in a two-vehicle collision on U.S. Route 11 on Tuesday afternoon. Sheriff Kevin Wells said a four-door sedan was headed toward Potsdam when it crossed into the oncoming lane...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 3:40 pm
PIERCEFIELD – A Queens man was arrested in Tupper Lake after state police said he sent sexually graphic photos to a victim in Piercefield in Southern St. Lawrence County Troopers arrested Dereck Sumai...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 3:01 pm
Pictured back row L to R: Katharine Hebb, Noah Goldie, Hunter Dean, Brianna Larrabee, Abigail Warner, John Bailey. Front row L to R: Hailey Newman, Elisa Sergi, Elizabeth Christy, Ticia Yerdon CANTON...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 2:58 pm
HEUVELTON -- The Heuvelton Central School District was recently awarded $4,960 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant for the expansion of the Makerspace. The goal of the grant application was to add more...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 2:57 pm
POTSDAM — Garfield Cemetery will not be mowed for Memorial Day weekend and possibly longer due to heath issues of caretakers. Any offers of assistance would be appreciated. Info, Sue Maroney at 315-26...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 2:55 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- A Norwood Police Department officer has been charged with stealing nearly $30,000 from a store where he was working another job. Christopher Ghostlaw, 42, of 1096 County Rou...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 2:52 pm
• Fall Island Vocal Arts Seminar to kick off seventh season with gala in Potsdam • NYS Retired Teachers' Association chapter spring membership meeting in Ogdensburg • 'About Boating Safely' classes in...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 12:18 pm
OGDENSBURG — An Ogdensburg man was arrested on possession of prison contraband Monday stemming from a March 19 complaint made to state police. Joseph Kellum, 26, was charged with first-degree possessi...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 12:12 pm
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg city schools were on lockdown this morning following separate reports of two missing juveniles and stolen shotguns that were allegedly taken from a motor vehicle, according to...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 10:13 am
GOUVERNEUR — A Churubusco man was arrested Monday stemming from a larceny complaint first reported to state police May 7. Brent J. Donahue, 29, was charged with first-degree scheme to defraud, felony,...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 9:20 am
DEKALB -- Amvets Post 11, DeKalb Junction, recently made several local donations totaling $1,650. The Edwards-Knox Senior after-grad party received $100, $100 went to the American Legion Post 69 Memor...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 9:15 am
Potsdam's street sweeper was still smoking when it was hooked up to a chain and towed out of the garage Monday. Photo from Potsdam DPW. By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – The village’s street sweeper was de...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 8:14 am
POTSDAM -- Professor Donald George, a faculty member at SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music, has written a chapter in a newly-published book designed for college-bound students. The longtime voice pr...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 6:43 am
0803 Records Check at 38 Main Street 0835 Larceny on Lawrence Avenue 0900 Animal Complaint on Lawrence Avenue 1000 Traffic Stop on Outer Maple Street 1041 Larceny on Elm Street 1147 Juvenile on Lawren...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 6:41 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged a man with speeding on Maple Street Monday morning. Isaac A. Hall, 41, was cited for speed in zone at 10 a.m. after being observed driving 46 miles per hour...
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 6:16 am
The state is planning an aggressive Lyme and tick-borne disease control plan to control tick populations on public lands, increase public awareness and access to available data, and create a working g...
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