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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 9:18 am
North Country Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, supported a package of several domestic violence bills that passed Tuesday afternoon in the New York State Assembly. The bills address domestic...
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 9:15 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton students in the School of Business and Liberal Arts were recently challenged to develop innovative ideas to help a local business increase foot traffic and sales. Eleven competit...
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 8:13 am
POTSDAM -- Canton-Potsdam Hospital’s Luke Freel recently received certification in two speech therapy treatments, coinciding with May as national Better Hearing and Speech Month. Freel was accredited...
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 8:11 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton will honor four faculty and staff members for winning SUNY Chancellor’s Awards alongside nearly 900 graduates at its 108th commencement ceremony. Commencement will be at 10:30 a....
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 8:11 am
Several St. Lawrence County residents were recently named to the dean's list at Elmira College for term II, winter 2016. These students included: • Megan Barney of Lisbon • Emily Bush of Ogdensburg •...
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 6:53 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged five motorists Wednesday including charges off driving while intoxicated and mobile phone violations. • Nicholas J. Avery, 24, Potsdam, was charged at 3:27...
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 6:46 am
0303 Patrols responded to a report of a fight on Maple Street. 0316 Traffic Stop completed on Pierrepont Avenue – Arrest made. 0752 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call 0942 Completed a record check fo...
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 5:52 am
MASSENA -- More than $21,000 worth of items will be up for bid during the Massena Memorial Hospital Foundation’s 27th Radiothon. The foundation hosts the event yearly on 1340 WMSA-am to raise money fo...
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 5:52 am
MASSENA -- OneMain Financial will host a drive throughout May to benefit the Massena Humane Society. People can bring donations of pet supplies or money to their business at 164 Harte Haven Plaza, in...
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 5:52 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Wednesday, May 4, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Massena Central senior with cystic fibrosis receives double lung tra...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 5:42 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- Sen. Patty Ritchie is teaming up with Gouverneur Hospital, the sheriff’s department and Gouverneur police to collect unused and expired drugs. A “Shed the Meds” drug take-back event is p...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 5:42 pm
CANTON -- The Canton Village Police are looking for assistance in attempting to identify the male in this picture. The man in the photos is a suspect in a theft at a local business, police said. Anyo...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 5:36 pm
CANTON -- The 55th Canton Canoe Weekend and Rushton Races are running this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, May 7 and 8, on the Grasse River from Taylor Park on Miner Street. The original Rushton Race st...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 2:29 pm
St. Lawrence County was recently awarded a $47,161 judicial settlement as a result of welfare fraud investigations. St. Lawrence County Department of Social Services and the District Attorney’s Office...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 2:28 pm
Updated at 5:13 p.m. MASSENA – A Massena Central senior with cystic fibrosis received a double lung transplant earlier this week. Stephanie McKeel has been in and out of Boston Children’s Hospital for...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 2:26 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- A St. Lawrence County elections employee who was fired by the Republican elections commissioner will not be reinstated to her post or receive back payment, according to Judge...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 11:57 am
By CRAIG FREILICH A union local president says that pension and health insurance benefits are big issues between telecommunications giant Verizon and two striking unions, the Communications Workers of...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 11:55 am
OGDENSBURG -- A new gynecologist and obstetrician is practicing at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center clinics here and in Canton. Dr. Glasine Lawson will work at Claxton Medical Women’s Health Services, 3...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 11:52 am
BRASHER FALLS – The St. Lawrence County Multi-Use Trail System and its soon-to-open new section are the topics for a meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, May 5 at the St. Lawrence Central School auditorium. The...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 10:49 am
Friday, April 29 Donald A. Bell, 53, Madrid Arrested at 11:11 a.m. for second-degree criminal contempt. Bell was issued an appearance ticket returnable in court May 11. Saturday, April 30 Jessica H....
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 9:51 am
WADDINGTON — A Waddington man was charged with criminal mischief Tuesday afternoon stemming from a complaint first reported to state police May 2. Dustin D. Streeter, 19, was charged with third-degree...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 9:50 am
OSWEGATCHIE — A Gouverneur woman was charged with drug possession May 3 stemming from an incident April 27, according to state police. Erika J. Desormeaux, 29, was charged with seventh-degree criminal...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 9:01 am
MASSENA -- There is a vacancy on the Joint Recreation Commission. Village trustees on Tuesday accepted board member Joshua Miller’s resignation. Deputy Mayor Matt Lebire said Miller, who served less t...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 8:58 am
CHASE MILLS -- A Chase Mills man was charged with violating a stay away order of protection less than six hours after it was issued, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Lucas J. Osypi...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 8:49 am
St. Lawrence University announced today that Mark Morris has been named the third Charles W. Appleton II Hockey Coach and 14th overall in the men's hockey program effective immediately. Currently, Mor...
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