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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 2:42 pm
MASSENA -- U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visited the Massena Community Center to announce the Senior Financial Empowerment Act, new legislation to protect seniors from financial fraud. “Senior fraud...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 1:03 pm
One person is dead following a fire at 2224 State Rte. 420 in Massena, above. North Country This Week photo by Andy Gardner. MASSENA -- A person is dead following a Wednesday night house fire in Masse...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:50 pm
23:54 Investigated a report of a subject being loud at 410 Knox St. Patrols unable to contact subject. No noise found on investigation. 23:51 Jerry A. Yerden was ticketed for speeding and uninspecte...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:49 pm
OGDENSBURG – Clarence LeDuc was arrested on the 10 Block of Jersey Avenue Feb. 22 at 2:59 p.m. by city police on a city court bench warrant for failure to appear. LeDuc was also charged with second-de...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:59 am
CANTON – Gerald L. Dean, 34, of Canton, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana by Gouverneur-based State Police Feb. 22 at 3:06 p.m. following a traffic stop on county Route 27. Dean was ti...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:58 am
GOUVERNEUR – State Police arrested two men on drug charges following a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 11 Feb. 22 at 10:47 a.m. Collin M. Youngs, 19, of Hammond, was charged with seventh-degree possessio...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:57 am
OSWEGATCHIE – A Rensselaer Falls man was charged with driving while intoxicated and traffic violations following a personal injury accident investigated by Ogdensburg-based State Police Feb. 22 at 9:3...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:56 am
OSWEGATCHIE – State Police from Ogdensburg investigated a motor vehicle accident on state Highway 812, near county Route 4, Feb. 22, at 7:23 a.m. Karen L. Wright, 61, of Ogdensburg, the driver involve...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:55 am
RUSSELL – Matthew J. Cook, 23, of Hermon, was arrested by Canton-based State Police at 638 Pestle St. Feb. 22 at 10:38 a.m. for endangering the welfare of a child. The charges were connected to an inc...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:42 am
Ellen Greene of Massena was recently named to the dean's list at Syracuse University for the fall 2016 semester. Greene is a 2015 graduate of Massena Central School. She earned a fall GPA of 3.7, acco...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:41 am
Austin Scott of Waddington recently earned All-New England Status for placing in the top eight at the Division III New England Championships. Scott crossed the finish line third with a time of 4:16.80...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:40 am
OGDENSBURG -- Karena (Kay) Zimmer, LMSW, of Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center has been appointed the new Director of Oncology at the Richard E. Winter Cancer Center. Zimmer has worked at Claxton-Hepburn...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:39 am
SOUTH COLTON – While the current warm weather snap may make the sap flow for area maple producers, the tip-ups may be staying in the shed for the rest of the season. Due to weather conditions, the ann...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:37 am
A bill supported by North Country Sen. Patty Ritchie would call for the state to study public libraries’ economic impact. The bill (S.3010) authorizes the Empire State Development Corporation and Stat...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 10:21 am
0001 Traffic stop completed on Pine Street- Verbal warning issued. 0009 Patrol assisted a citizen with a disabled vehicle on Sandstone Drive. 0042 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0137 Traffic sto...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 10:05 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton has earned a spot on their list of the top 25 most pet-friendly colleges in the country, according to LendEDU.com. SUNY Canton placed 13th and was chosen largely because of the c...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 9:57 am
Above, Clarkson University doctor of physical therapy students work with patients with stroke. Research by Associate Professor of Physical Therapy George Fulk and his colleagues is pointing the way t...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 9:52 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- At least two people were injured on State Highway 68 Wednesday following a collision near the Arnold-Wagner Road. Ryan E. Kelly, 23, of Rensselaer Falls was ticketed for failure to kee...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 8:52 am
HEUVELTON — The Volunteer Transportation Center Inc. will host a fundraiser painting class with Wilson Bickford, Sunday, Feb. 26, from 1-5 p.m. at the fire hall, 95 State State. The cost is $60 prepai...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 8:15 am
MASSENA -- State investigators are assisting in a fire investigation on State Highway 420 late Wednesday night. Massena volunteers responded to a fire at 2224 State Highway 420 at 9:56 p.m. At least...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:45 am
This story original appeared in the “Progress 2017” section of North Country This Week. MASSENA -- The Business Development Corporation for a Greater Massena saw a busy year in 2016, with progress bei...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:40 am
POTSDAM -- A team of Clarkson University researchers has designed a new material that uses light to capture carbon dioxide from exhaust gasses in the atmosphere. Assistant Professor of Chemistry &...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:39 am
MASSENA -- The village board on Tuesday voted 3-1 to hire Chad Fish as a Department of Public Works motor equipment operator. The dissenting vote was Trustee Francis Carvel, who has recently cast seve...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:39 am
North Country Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa wants the state to revert the STAR tax exemption to the previous system following a variety or issues with the new rollout. Jenne is co-sponsori...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 3:37 am
Deshon Burgess hit a 3-pointer with 0.8 seconds remaining in the second overtime period to lead the Union College to a 110-108 victory over St. Lawrence University in the semifinal round of the Libert...
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