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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 2:31 pm
From left, Town Supervisor Steve O'Shaughnessy, chamber executive director Nathan Lashomb, owners Joe Ianni and Cathrine Ianni, Mayor Tim Currier and chamber president Jason Hendricks, along with var...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 2:30 pm
AKWESASNE -- Robert Jon Lazore, 42, of Snye, Quebec, pleaded guilty on June 21 to conspiracy to distribute oxycodone in Akwesasne, according to U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of New York Gran...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 2:29 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- At their July meeting, the village board will set a public hearing date on downtown renovation design standards based on an original document that calls for a ban on street-...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 12:25 pm
On June 15, police charged with speeding Kathleen A. Thompson, 58, of Port Henry (allegedly 65-45 mph zone) and Kayla S. Cook, 27, of Akwesasne, N.Y. Ticket is returnable to Tribal Court on later date...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 11:41 am
North Country Assemblyman Marc W. Butler, R-Newport, said “this year’s legislative session left much to be desired in terms of accomplishments made for the people of New York.” Butler’s 118th Assembly...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 11:40 am
POTSDAM -- Mahoney’s Auto Mall is the major sponsor for the fireworks at the annual Potsdam Summer Festival. The fireworks will be held on Friday, July 13 at 9:30 p.m. with plenty of viewing area in...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 11:24 am
GOUVERNEUR — A Gouverneur man was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated on Seavey Road on Sunday night, according to state police. Darren W. Bush, 50, was charged with first-offense aggrav...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 11:23 am
COLTON — Gouverneur and Colton men were charged with drug possession on SH 56 Sunday afternoon, according to state police. Kristopher R. Lancto, 41, Gouverneur, was charged at 3:31 p.m. with two count...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 11:21 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged two people with traffic counts on Thursday: • Andrew R. Post, 40, of Marie Street, Massena was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 9:12 am
Former NY-21 Congressional District candidate Aaron Woolf of Elizabethtown has endorsed Emily Martz in the upcoming Democratic primary election. “On Tuesday morning I will head to the voting booth in...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 9:11 am
From left are John VanKennen, Joel Brown, Amy Hazen, and Nate Shene POTSDAM — A culinary team from SUNY Potsdam earned a bronze medal at the SUNY Culinary Summit competition held on the University at...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 9:05 am
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON — A neighbor of a property at 27 Chapel St. is raising concerns with the village board and code enforcement officer about upkeep of the property and whether or not the fraterni...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 8:33 am
EDWARDS – Steven M. Hartley, 29, Russell, was charged by St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies with first-offense driving while intoxicated and aggravated DWI following a traffic stop in the Town of...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 6:09 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a motorist with failure to stop at a steady red light on Market Street at 6:12 p.m. Sunday. Logan J. Adams, 22, Johnson City, was cited for the above charg...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 6:08 am
0131 Traffic stop on Market Street 0135 Traffic stop on Market Street 0142 Suspicious person on Maple Street 0224 Local law on Maple Street 0233 Traffic stop on Main Street 0649 Alarm on Raymond Stree...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 5:39 am
CANTON -- Tedra Cobb’s nearly year-long march to the Democratic nomination will conclude on Tuesday, as the voters will decide the party’s nominee. Cobb will spend the majority of the day working to g...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 5:39 am
Alumni of SUNY Potsdam Greek organizations gathered for a group photo at Minerva Plaza during Reunion Weekend 2017. This year, eight fraternities and sororities will hold special celebrations during...
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 5:39 am
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Education Association handed out several Student Awards to Ogdensburg Free Academy students at Monday’s Board of Education meeting. Art teachers Diann...
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Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 4:25 pm
MASSENA -- A longtime village cop and former DARE officer will retire from the force and be replaced by a new patrolman. On Tuesday, the Board of Trustees accepted the resignation of Chris Flynn, who...
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Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 4:25 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education approved several personnel appointments at their recent meeting. Katrina Putman was appointed as secondary school counselor at a sa...
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Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 10:44 am
St. Lawrence County Democrats who are registered voters will go to polls Tuesday, June 26 to help decide which of five candidates will represent their party to  to challenge two-term Republican Cong...
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Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 10:42 am
Moisture will linger over the North Country today with lots of cloud cover and the chance of some showers into tonight, according to the National Weather Service. High temperatures will be in the 60s...
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Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 10:28 am
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg police made four warrant arrests and investigated two two-vehicle accidents Friday, and made an arrest for alleged trespassing Saturday. Officers arrested Jennifer M. Ross at a...
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Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 9:48 am
Potsdam Police Department blotter June 23 0111 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0138 Traffic stop on Morningside Drive 0321 Fight in progress on Willow Street 0604 Vehicle fire on Racquette Road 08...
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Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 8:30 am
By CRAIG FREILICH All five Democrats hoping to secure the nomination of their party in the North Country’s 21st Congressional District say they support single-payer medical care coverage in one form o...
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