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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 2:45 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Thousand Islands Martial Arts will move to a new location beginning Feb. 1. They will operate from 30 Layfayette St. which offers them more space, a press release said. A grand re-openin...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 2:44 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a percentage point, but the county lost 900 jobs in December compared to the same month last year, according preliminary data from the state...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 2:43 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- St. Lawrence County legislators admonished Joel LaPierre for disparaging comments he made about former President Barack Obama on Facebook Jan. 5.LaPierre LaPierre, a Republic...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 2:41 pm
POTSDAM -- Two spectators will have a chance to win a 40-inch flat screen television as part of SUNY Potsdam’s 13th “Bear Pride Night” on Friday, Jan. 27. The first game features the men’s basketball...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 12:27 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Alexis N. Gondosch, 26, of Maple Street, Massena with petit larceny at 12:07 a.m. Monday on Park Avenue.
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:55 am
Updated 3:47 p.m. Jan. 24, 2017, to better explain that the rates adopted were those submitted by the cab companies. By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – The village board of trustees has approved new rates fo...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:37 am
North Country hunters are invited to submit recommendations to the Northeastern Zone Waterfowl Hunter Task Force for the dates of the fall 2017 duck hunting seasons. DEC says comments are due by Feb....
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:36 am
Updated Jan. 23 1:32 p.m. By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The St. Lawrence Centre has been sold. Shapiro Group, a Montreal-based company, is now listing the mall on State Rt. 37 on their website as a retai...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:26 am
COLTON — A wintry weather mix resulted in seven St. Lawrence County National Grid customers losing power this morning. National Grid says power is out to some homes in the Colton area. Electricity is...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:16 am
POTSDAM — Two Edwards residents were charged with larceny Monday afternoon on New Street, according to state police. Jeffrey A. Kuhn, 25 and Glenn A. Carver, 19 were cited for petit larceny, troopers...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 8:58 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg City Council plans to approve borrowing $39 million to address a host of issues at the wastewater treatment plant. Consultants from GHD gave the grim news to th...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 8:50 am
AKWESASNE -- A St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Court judge has dismissed a case against the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe that challenged an investment in St. Lawrence Soyway, which anticipates opening a plant in Ma...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 8:50 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — Massena Memorial Hospital finished 2016 with a $1.35 million net gain, 7.6 percent ahead of what they expected at the beginning of the year. Despite the monetary gain, overal...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 8:50 am
POTSDAM -- A Canton man was charged with burglary Monday night and was picked up on a bench warrant for probation violations, according to Potsdam police. Logan M. Johns, 20, was charged at 9:30 p.m....
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 6:35 am
From left, Lynnette VanTassel, OFA guidance counselor; Sean McNamara, chamber president; Samantha Mokshefsky; Jamie Lopez, OFA science teacher; and Laura Pearson, chamber executive director. OGDENSB...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 6:16 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged two people with possession of a fraudulent license on Monday night. Anthony E. Taro, 20, Cicero and Andrew D. Moore, 20, Stamford, Conn., were cited for the...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 6:14 am
0004 Citizen contacts patrols for permission to park. 0803 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0847 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0856 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0913 Patrol responde...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 5:55 am
A winter weather advisory remains in effect through 10 p.m. tonight as snow, sleet and freezing rain are expected to hit St. Lawrence County, according to the National Weather Service. So far accumula...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 5:55 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Monday, Jan. 23, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Snow and sleet coming to St. Lawrence County tonight, continuing Tues...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 5:55 am
GOUVERNEUR — Pre-registration is underway for universal pre-kindergarten and kindergarten in the Gouverneur Central School District. Eligible children must pre-register by Feb. 10 to be ready for the...
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Monday, January 23, 2017 - 7:06 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital’s CEO says increased emergency room demand is forcing them to occasionally turn away high-need patients out of safety concerns. “It happens from ti...
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Monday, January 23, 2017 - 5:38 pm
CANTON -- SUNY Canton has unveiled a new website school officials say will “increase usability for both traditional and mobile browsing.” Director of Public Relations Travis G. Smith serves as the col...
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Monday, January 23, 2017 - 5:36 pm
State police are reminding motorists that it is illegal to pass school buses that are stopped to load or unload children following reports of such incidents on Hermon-DeKalb school district bus routes...
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Monday, January 23, 2017 - 5:32 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena Central School board on Thursday appointed teacher aides, a girls lacrosse coach, substitutes and approved a leave of absence and resignation. Appointments: • Jodi Murphy, high...
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Monday, January 23, 2017 - 2:41 pm
MASSENA -- A Massena man is jailed on accusations of assaulting a police officer while he was being booked for domestic violence-related charges. Sabbath L. McGregor, 20, of 219 Barnhart Road is charg...
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