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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 5:51 am
A dry cold front will pass southward across the North Country early this morning, bringing a northerly wind shift and slightly cooler temperatures, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Ski...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 5:51 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged a man with driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop for driving at more than twice the legal speed limit on Sunday morning. Steven C. Holbrook, 22,...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 5:51 am
MASSENA -- The Board of Education on Tuesday will meet and hold a public hearing for an updated student code of conduct. It will be at 6:30 p.m. in the high school’s room 314. The regular meeting will...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 5:30 am
0017 Traffic stop on Maple Street 0041 Traffic stop on Market Street 0044 Noise complaint on State Street 0104 Disorderly subjects on Market Street 0112 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0242 Suspic...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 5:47 pm
MASSENA -- Townwide cleanup days will be May 11 and 12 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day and May 13 from 8 a.m. to noon. During those times, any town resident can bring refuse to the transfer station for...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 5:46 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Village Trustee Tim Ahlfeld says the Department of Public Works storage will not move to a town lot on Pontoon Bridge Road. The village is trying to find a spot for their bu...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 5:45 pm
POTSDAM – The Potsdam Humane Society is taking donations until June 16 of gently worn, used or new shoes to raise funds with the WoofTrax Shoes for Shelters program. Last year the society raised $1,00...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 11:08 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they charged five motorists on Saturday: • Erik Michael Wollum, 22, of Watertown was charged with inadequate headlight at 2:16 a.m. on Market Street. • Jason L. Dominie,...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 11:00 am
0131 Traffic stop on Market Street 0216 Traffic stop on Main Street 0219 Noise complaint on Main Street 0608 Escort citizen on Market Street 0637 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0654 Potsdam Rescu...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 10:55 am
MADRID -- St. Lawrence County sheriff deputies say they charged Ronald L. Freeman, 30, of Ripley Street, Massena with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, misdemeanor, followi...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 9:13 am
An explosive day for the offense helped the Clarkson University Lacrosse team beat Skidmore 19-13 on Saturday afternoon on Hantz Turf Field. Clarkson improves to 8-5 overall and 3-3 in the Liberty Lea...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 9:10 am
CORTLAND, N.Y.—Sixth-ranked SUNY Cortland (12-1, 4-0 SUNYAC) defeated the SUNY Potsdam men's lacrosse team (4-8, 1-4) 24-9 on Saturday afternoon. Senior captain Casey Boulio (Carthage, N.Y./Carthage)...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 9:07 am
Alfred, NY – Trenton Yule had a hand in five of the Roos six goals but the SUNY Canton men's lacrosse team dropped a 10-6 decision to host Alfred State College in the opening round of the USCAA Classi...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 9:05 am
With a pair of quick goals 33 seconds apart in the opening minutes of the game and a solid first-half effort, the Clarkson University Women's lacrosse team put a scare into 8th-ranked William Smith on...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 9:02 am
The St. Lawrence University women's lacrosse team defeated Union 11-9 in a back-and-forth Liberty League contest Saturday afternoon at North Country Field on senior day. Senior captain Kiera Taussig l...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 9:01 am
POTSDAM, N.Y.—No. 19 Brockport defeated the SUNY Potsdam women's lacrosse team 16-2 on Saturday afternoon. Senior midfielder Michaela Cole (Parishville, N.Y./Parishville-Hopkinton) and junior defender...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 8:59 am
Sophomore Emmett Dunn pitched a complete game and helped the St. Lawrence baseball team to a 4-2 win over Clarkson in the second game of a Liberty League doubleheader on Tom Fay Field in Canton, New Y...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 8:55 am
Elmira, NY – The SUNY Canton baseball team split a doubleheader at host Elmira College earning a 1-0 win in the nightcap after dropping the opener 2-1 at Dunn Field on Saturday in Elmira. The Roos now...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 8:53 am
Alfred, NY – The SUNY Canton softball team earned a pair of victories sweeping host Alfred State by scores of 13-2 and 12-4 on Saturday. The Roos improve to 12-9 overall while the Pioneers fall to 3-1...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 8:40 am
By ANDY GARDNER The presidents of SUNY Potsdam and Canton say they are excited and preparing for the rollout of the Excelsior Scholarship, despite many unknowns, while the presidents of Clarkson and S...
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 8:38 am
The Development Authority of the North Country, in cooperation with St. Lawrence County and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, will sponsor free household hazardous waste col...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 4:15 pm
OGDENSBURG – Sales tax receipts are down by about $2,838 compared to last year, but the city comptroller says he expects they will show an increase by the end of April. In a public update to city coun...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 4:14 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Under protest from a trustee, the village enacted a federally required regulation that they hire poor people for jobs generated with a federal grant. The federal law says fo...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 4:12 pm
While the first-half of 2016 was tough for many due to global economic conditions, a strong fourth quarter on the St. Lawrence Seaway has spurred optimism, according to the Chamber of Marine Commerce...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:51 am
OGDENSBURG -- City police say they charged Justin D. Cardinal, age and address not available, with disorderly conduct at 5:07 p.m. Friday following a domestic violence report. He was released with an...
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