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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 12:07 pm
PIERREPONT – A 60-year-old man was killed Friday after he was struck by a tree he was trying to fell in the woods, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Stanley P. Tarbox, of 432 Butter...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 11:05 am
OGDENSBURG -- City police say they charged two people on bench warrants on Friday: • Harold G. Planty was charged at 7:41 p.m. at Walmart and was additionally cited with seventh-degree criminal posses...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 11:01 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they ticketed two drivers on Friday: • Jason A. Roche, 22, Canton was charged with no plate lamp and no inspection at 3:06 a.m. on Main Street. • John W. Bresett, 24, Pot...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 10:59 am
0017 Patrols respond to a noise complaint on Bay Street. 0301 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0306 Traffic stop completed on Main Street – tickets issued. 0321 Patrols assist a citizen on Maple S...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 10:55 am
GOUVERNEUR -- State troopers say they charged Isaac Lancto, 26, Gouverneur with third-degree forgery, misdemeanor, at 12:53 p.m. Friday at 32 Prospect St. and released him with an appearance ticket.
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 10:54 am
GOUVERNEUR -- State police say they charged Jennifer R. Magan, 44, Gouverneur with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, inadequate plate lamp and driving while impaired by dru...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 10:50 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Memorial Hospital Foundation has received a $100,000 donation from Skip and Meg Herman of Chicago to name the lobby of Massena Memorial in honor of Dr. Henry J. Dobies. Herman,...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:52 am
For the third consecutive game, the St. Lawrence University men's basketball team scored at least 90 points, but for the first time since 2010, the Saints cleared the 100-point mark, cruising past Ith...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:48 am
FREDONIA, N.Y.—SUNY Fredonia (3-3, 1-0 SUNYAC) defeated the SUNY Potsdam men's basketball team (1-3, 0-1) 79-59 at Steele Hall on Friday night in the SUNYAC opener. Sophomore forward Dante Langley (Sc...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:44 am
Williamstown, MA – A stretch of close to 10 minutes with only two points did in the Clarkson University Women's Basketball team as the Golden Knights suffered their second loss of 2016-17, falling 66-...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:42 am
The St. Lawrence University women's basketball team managed just 12 points against top-ranked Tufts University, and despite a strong second half, could not recover, dropping a 63-42 decision Friday ni...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:38 am
Senior Troy Josephs enjoyed a two-goal night and freshman Jake Kielly came through with another solid effort in goal to lead the Clarkson University Hockey team to a 4-2 win over Dartmouth in ECAC Hoc...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:35 am
Joe Sullivan and Mike Marnell both had a goal and an assist and both tallied their team-leading eighth goals of the season, but the No. 19 St. Lawrence men's hockey team fell 4-2 to No. 8 Harvard on F...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:31 am
Oswego, NY – The No. 7 Oswego State women's hockey team scored five second period goals on its way to a 10-0 victory on Friday evening at the Marano Campus Center Arena. Olivia Ellis scored her sixth...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:23 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- One year after a former Massena woman was killed while lying in a roadway, there are few answers as to the nature of her death or why she was in the road to begin with. On D...
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:22 am
Save The River, an organization that covers the St. Lawrence River and its watershed in the US and Canada from Cape Vincent and Kingston, Ont. to the Moses-Saunders Dam, recently held its annual membe...
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Friday, December 2, 2016 - 5:44 pm
PIERREPONT -- Donations from the Pierrepont memory tree will benefit the Pierrepont Veterans' Memorial being built near the museum. Those who wish to donate can send a name of those to be remembered a...
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Friday, December 2, 2016 - 5:43 pm
AKWESASNE -- A man who lives in the St. Regis Village portion of Akwesasne will spend time in federal prison for harboring two Chilean citizens who were illegally in the United States. Dylan Joseph Da...
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Friday, December 2, 2016 - 5:39 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- A bill that could save St. Lawrence County millions of dollars in indigent defense costs is set to go before the governor in coming weeks. The Justice Equality Act was passed...
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Friday, December 2, 2016 - 5:36 pm
OGDENSBURG --- The public skating schedule for December at the Richard Lockwood Civic Center has been updated. Cost is $1 for children and $2 for adults. Skate rentals are $3. There will be no public...
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Friday, December 2, 2016 - 2:46 pm
By ANDY GARDNER CANTON -- Franklin County Chief Assistant District Attorney Gary Pasqua will seek the St. Lawrence County District Attorney’s office next year. “I am going to run. That has been decide...
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Friday, December 2, 2016 - 2:45 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur man is facing a felony charge for lying under oath during proceedings to determind who would be the executor of his dead father's estate, according to county sheriff deputie...
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Friday, December 2, 2016 - 2:45 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- Getting the downtown Christmas lights up was a little behind schedule this year but they are ready, as usual, in time for the annual Robert Plumb Memorial tree lighting Sa...
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Friday, December 2, 2016 - 2:41 pm
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer says he will fight attempts to claw back funds that allow small hospitals, like Massena Memorial Hospital, Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center and Gouverneur Hospital, to pr...
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Friday, December 2, 2016 - 2:27 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people on outstanding warrants: • Sasha R. Ojida, 29, of East Hatfield Street, Massena was charged with an arrest warrant at 1:24 p.m. Wednesday...
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