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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 9:36 am
State police are attempting to locate the owner of a bicycle which was found on the shoulder of Irish Settlement Road in the town of Canton on July 22, 2017. Anyone with information is asked to call T...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 8:50 am
Massena-based state police are trying to locate 17-year-old Nathanial R. McKenna who is missing from Berkshire Youth Center in Canaan, NY. McKenna is 5’8”, and approximately 150 pounds, with brown e...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 8:44 am
OSWEGATCHIE — A Rensselaer Falls man was charged with driving while intoxicated after traveling through an accident scene at an unsafe speed, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Lance...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 8:42 am
St. Lawrence County District Attorney candidate James Monroe says he is very pleased that he will not have to compete in a primary for the Democratic Party ballot line in the November election. “I got...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 8:35 am
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg officials are looking into an inmate labor program, according to a public update from City Manager Sarah Purdy. Chief Andrew Kennedy found that a program is available for short...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 8:29 am
SeaComm Federal Credit Union recently awarded students the Shirley J. Eagles Memorial Scholarships. Each student received a $500 scholarship. They are: • Amber Stickney, daughter of Ronald and Terry S...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 8:26 am
Several St. Lawrence County students received their degrees from colleges around the state this spring: • Cheyenne Padgett of Winthrop graduated from Hofstra University in May 2017, earning a bachelor...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 6:45 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam man was arrested Tuesday following a harassment complaint first reported to Potsdam police July 12. Devon J. Martin, 19, was charged with second-degree harassment at 5:10 p.m. on...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 6:43 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam man was cited for uninspected motor vehicle on Pine Street Tuesday morning, according to Potsdam police. Cody M. Otero, 28, was cited for the above charge at 10:25 a.m. and was is...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 6:39 am
0613 Burglary alarm on Elm Street 0729 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0951 Suspicious Vehicle on Market Street. 1020 Traffic stop on Lower Pine Street 1025 Traffic stop on Pine Street 1059 Assist...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 6:01 am
No St. Lawrence County businesses or organizations were included in the latest wave of ReCharge NY recipients, but the program does continue to provide allocations to 10 local entities. The New York P...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 6:01 am
NORWOOD — Norwood police said they charged a man after he allegedly damaged a windshield of a vehicle of a protected party July 22. Scott J. Ashley, 47, was charged with first-offense criminal contemp...
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 6:01 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, July 25, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Welfare check in Massena turns up suspect wanted for New Jersey murd...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 5:42 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate went up in June to the highest in the state and 900 fewer people were working than in the same month last year, according to the state Department of Labor. DOL...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 5:36 pm
MASSENA -- A brother and sister from Massena have earned martial arts black belts. Sensei Daniel Benham, 15, and his sister Katelyn, 9, both students at Massena Central Schools, recently passed his f...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 3:00 pm
photo St. Lawrence Steel Canton CANTON -- The St. Lawrence Steel, Tier 2 Major Bantam 03 Hockey team, based in Canton, won the of the Green Mountain Avalanche Hockey Tourney championship July 16 in J...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 2:42 pm
From left, bank district manager Victoria G. Strader and Canton-Potsdam Hospital Foundation executive director April L. Grant. CANTON -- The Canton-Potsdam Hospital Foundation recently received $2,5...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 2:40 pm
MASSENA -- Steve O'Shaughnessy will formally announce his candidacy for Massena town supervisor on Thursday at 4 p.m. in front of the Town Hall, 60 Main St. A current town councilman, he has received...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 2:37 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital’s CEO says he will call on their workers compensation carrier to help them reduce workplace incidents leading to claims, after the county announced...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 11:50 am
By MATT LINDSEY BRASHER — A fire on Monday at 603 State Highway 420 is believed to have started on a kitchen stove. The blaze was discovered and reported around 5:20 p.m. to the Brasher-Winthrop Fire...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 11:49 am
CANTON – 21st Congressional District candidate and Canton resident Tedra Cobb criticized Congress for its inability to pass Affordable Care Act (ACA) improvement and called on Congresswoman Elise Stef...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 11:48 am
St. Lawrence County libraries will receive $33,500 in state funding, according to Sen. Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, who helped secure the funding. Under the program libraries in Edwards, Rensselaer Fal...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 11:36 am
On July 14, police charged Hope S. Pickering, 56, of Massena with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled. Tickets are returnable to Bombay Town Court on Aug. 22. On July 14, police charged...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 10:05 am
GOUVERNEUR — A Gouverneur woman was charged with criminal possession of marijuana Monday morning, according to state police. Anastassia I. Dehart, 36, was charged with fourth-degree criminal possessio...
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 10:05 am
OGDENSBURG — An Ogdensburg man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation and drug possession on Gates Street Monday afternoon, according to state police. Derrick A. Erwin, 44, was charged with...
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