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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:09 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they picked up a man on a bench warrant for failure to pay a fine following a traffic stop on Madrid Avenue Monday night. Tim F. Church, 59, Bryan, OH, was cited at 10:1...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:06 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a woman for driving with inadequate headlights on Sandstone Drive Monday evening. Jennifer M. Riffle, 21, Oswego, was cited at 10:26 p.m. for the above char...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:02 am
1113 Parking complaint - East Drive 1119 Potsdam Rescue and Police dispatched to Midtown Apartments - chest pain 1154 Dispatcher issued a handicapped parking permit 1209 Patrols dispatched to locate a...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:54 am
Most New Yorkers believe corruption is a big problem in state government, according to a new poll. Eighty-nine percent of those polled say think it’s a serious problem, and 53 percent say they think i...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:54 am
CANTON -- The Canton Free Library, 8 Park St., is launching library of tools, including gardening and hand tools, a small selection of power tools and some kitchen items. Items can be borrowed by any...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:54 am
POTSDAM -- Canton-Potsdam Hospital accepted a donation of over 100 get-well cards, presented by representatives of five second-grade classes. The project is part The Great Kindness Challenge at Potsd...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:43 am
The following St. Lawrence County students were recently named to the University at Albany dean's list of distinguished students for fall 2015: • Katherine Sweeney, Canton • Emily Matott, Gouverneur •...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:24 pm
Here are the top five NorthCountryNow stories for Monday, Feb. 8, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Colton firefighter with 50 years of service named citizen of the year •...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:24 pm
NORWOOD -- Registration for universal prekindergarten (UPK) and kindergarten will be held in the elementary office from Feb. 22-26 from 8 to 2:30 each day. There will be an evening registration Wednes...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:24 pm
St. Lawrence County sales tax collections for 2015 were down by 2.7 percent from 2014 collections, according to the office New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli. In 2014, the county saw receip...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 2:39 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- The Gouverneur Police Department is dealing with what appears to be movie prop money in the form of $100 bills marked “FOR CINEMATIC USE ONLY” and “FOR MOTION PICTURE USE ONLY.” Gouverne...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 2:32 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Area Zonta Club seek applications from female students attending Hammond, Morristown, Ogdensburg, Lisbon or Heuvelton schools for two district awards, the Young Women in P...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 2:30 pm
POTSDAM – The Potsdam Village Board of trustees will meet tonight to consider granting Verizon a lease for more space for another wireless telephone array on the Clarkson Avenue water tower on the Cla...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 12:01 pm
Widespread light snow is expected tonight and into Wednesday in the North Country, with accumulations ranging from a dusting to several inches possible in the mountains, according to the National Weat...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 11:59 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce seeks businesses and organizations to host events for their Feb. 13 to 20 River Shiver. The chamber will promote any River Shiver events with posters a...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 11:43 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged three people with various offenses over the weekend: • Brett M. Whoston, 19, of Cornell Avenue, Massena was charged with two counts of fourth-degree criminal...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 11:38 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged eight people with traffic-related offenses: • Tammy L. Butler, 45, of Spruce Street, Massena was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed ope...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 11:28 am
MASSENA -- A level one sex offender was charged Friday with failing to update his address in the state registry. Scott M. Deshane, 41, of Reed Drive, Massena is charged with a felony count of failure...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 9:57 am
FINE — A Star Lake man was charged Sunday night following a harassment complaint first reported to state police Jan. 28. Gilbert W. Guiles, 58, was charged with second-degree harassment: physical cont...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 9:56 am
GOUVERNEUR — State police said they charged a woman with drug possession following a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 11 Sunday evening. Shanna M. Sloan, 22, Bath, was charged with unlawful possession of...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 9:56 am
POTSDAM — State police said they responded to a property-damage accident in the parking lot of Mahoney’s Auto Mall, U.S. Highway 11, on Sunday afternoon. The driver, Joren C. Hayes, 20, Auburn, NH, al...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 8:55 am
Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman has issued a consumer alert to St. Lawrence County residents and those across the state following a recent uptick in local reports of telephone scammers posing as...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 8:54 am
Jerome “Jerry” Wilson was presented with the Town of Colton’s Citizen of the Year award by Grace Hawley as chair of the town’s Winterfest Planning Committee. As the 2016 recipient his name has been a...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 8:36 am
Hawkins is pictured with, from left, Toni Siddon, guidance counselor at Madrid-Waddington school; Kim Demers, president of the Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce; Helen Spring, her aunt; Elayne W...
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Monday, February 8, 2016 - 8:33 am
LOUISVILLE -- A Massena teen was charged with harassment Feb. 6, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Teesha L. Borsellino, 17, was charged with two counts of second-degree aggravated...
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