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Monday, March 2, 2015 - 5:58 am
LISBON – Four Lisbon residents were provided emergency aid following a fire Saturday night on Merkley Drive, according to the American Red Cross. The Red Cross reportedly provided temporary shelter an...
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Monday, March 2, 2015 - 5:58 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County will accept applications from March 2 to 31 to add property to agricultural districts 1 and 2. Landowners seeking to add property to an ag district must submit a form wit...
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Monday, March 2, 2015 - 5:50 am
Canton and Potsdam residents were among the 814 students named to the dean’s list at The College of Saint Rose in Albany for the fall 2014 semester. Full-time students who complete a minimum of 12 cre...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 5:39 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University has committed $5 million of its endowment as an initial investment in a social responsibility fund. The fund, managed by the Aperio Group, has a unique way of tailoring...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 5:39 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County will receive a $65,000 in FEMA funding for a 2014 “snow event” that hit the county in November. The finance committee Monday agreed to modify the highway budget to reflec...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 5:37 pm
State Sen. Patty Ritchie wants nominations for the state Senate’s “Women of Distinction” program, which honors community leaders. Women living in the 48th Senate District, which includes St. Lawrence...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 1:11 pm
RPI senior Mark McGowan scored on a penalty shot with 6:22 to play in regulation time and the Engineers upset 19th-ranked St. Lawrence 4-3 in the final regular season ECAC hockey game for both teams o...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 12:26 pm
A 'Call Out Cuomo' banner greeted attendees at Saturday's rally in Massena MASSENA -- Hundreds of people attended a Saturday afternoon "Call Out Cuomo" educational rally at Massena High School.
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 11:38 am
MASSENA -- State troopers say they charged two people with driving while intoxicated in the early hours of Sunday morning. Brandon H. Hewlett, 40, of Brasher Falls was charged aggravated DWI, DWI and...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 11:31 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff deputies say they charged a 16-year-old with selling marijuana to a 15-year-old in Oswegatchie. The youth, who deputies did not identify in a news release, i...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 11:28 am
GOUVERNEUR -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff deputies say they charged a DeKalb Junction woman with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and no plate lamp at 1:20 a.m. Sunday morning. Brianna K....
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 11:24 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they charged a Potsdam woman with petit larceny for allegedly trying to steal from Save-A-Lot on Saturday. Diane M. Romelin, 64, allegedly put an $8.95 barcode from a por...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 11:22 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they charged an Evans Mills man with driving while intoxicated and failure to turn as required at 2:11 a.m. Saturday. Police said they stopped 26-year-old Bradley S. Grif...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 11:18 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they cited two motorists on Saturday: Cainnan J. Dutton, 19, of Parishville was cited for obstructed plate at 10:20 p.m. on Market Street. He is to appear in Potsdam Vill...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 11:14 am
1028 - Potsdam Rescue and Police were dispatched to The Village Diner for a male with chest pain. 1124 - Patrol completed fingerprints on a person applying for a liquor license. 1222 - Report of vehi...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 7:23 am
By JIMMY LAWTON and ANDY GARDNER CANTON – Concern among local police is growing along with an apparent increase in the presence of the drug methamphetamine in St. Lawrence County. With several methamp...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 7:21 am
OGDENBSURG – Ogdensburg Free Academy graduate and Vietnam War veteran Carl Jesmer remembers a USO visit from Bob Hope in 1966. “In 1966 Mr. Bob Hope's show was visiting troops in Vietnam at Ton Son Nh...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 4:19 am
Saratoga Springs, NY - A furious second half comeback came up a few points short for the Clarkson University Men's Basketball team, as the Golden Knights lost by four, 68-64, to Skidmore College in th...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 4:17 am
The Skidmore College Thoroughbreds defeated St. Lawrence University in the 2015 Liberty League Women's Basketball Championship game by the score of 67-62 in double overtime in Canton, NY. Molly McLau...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 4:13 am
Three third-period goals helped ensure that the fifth-ranked Clarkson University Women's Hockey team will host the ECAC Hockey Championship Tournament for the second consecutive year, as the Green and...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 4:11 am
For 40 minutes the No. 10 St. Lawrence women's hockey team put forth a dominant total team effort, stifling Cornell's offense and carrying a 2-0 lead into the third period. But the Big Red scored thre...
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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 4:07 am
A two-goal, second-period lead would not hold up for the Clarkson University Hockey team on the road Saturday night as the Golden Knights closed out the regular season with a 3-2 loss at defending Nat...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:59 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County will fill a recently vacated account clerk position in the treasurer’s office, despite its ongoing hiring freeze. The finance committee Monday agreed to fill the position...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:58 pm
Numbers of new invasive species was “extremely low” low on ships in the St. Lawrence Seaway in 2014, according to the Great Lakes Seaway Ballast Water Working Group. In 2014, 100 percent of ships boun...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:58 pm
Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush (R,C,I-Black River) joined legislative colleagues at a press conference urging the governor to release school aid runs so districts across the state can properly prepare th...
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