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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 5:35 pm
DEKALB -- A structure for housing workers at a farm in DeKalb has been destroyed by fire. The strong blaze destroyed the workers' belongings, but no one was reported hurt in the blaze. DeKalb Fire Dep...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 5:35 pm
CANTON -- A Gouverneur man facing trial for methamphetamine-related charges pleaded guilty on all counts before the case went to the jury, according to St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary Rain....
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 5:34 pm
CANTON -- Former Rep. Bill Owens is to be keynote speaker as more than 1,000 SUNY Canton students will receive their diplomas and many will be presented with special awards at the school’s 107th Comme...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 2:33 pm
POTSDAM -- The local chapter of the American Association of University Woman is calling May 6 “Paid Family Leave Day.” They say groups of people will go to Albany that day to advocate that the state S...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 2:32 pm
Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, is among a majority of Assembly members who voted to increase New York's minimum wage to $12.60 by 2018. “Too many working New Yorkers struggle to make ends...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 2:30 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Wednesday, as chosen by the NorthCountryNow.com editorial staff: • 'Heather Henson's Sing Along with The Muppet Movie' in Potsdam • Pot...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 11:31 am
WANAKENA -- State forest rangers rescued two hikers who got lost in the woods on April 29, according to the state Department of Environmental Conservation. About 1:37 p.m. that day, a 62-year-old woma...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 11:26 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Fort Covington residents Joshua Henderson, 26, and Ashley A. Fuller, 27, both of 762 Salmon St. on Tuesday with criminal possession of a hypodermic instrumen...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 11:24 am
Massena rescue tows the allegedly stolen vessel. Photo from SeawayNNY on Twitter. LOUISVILLE – A pontoon boat that was reported stolen Saturday has been recovered, according to state police. Troopers...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 11:22 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they ticketed a Moira man for speeding on Tuesday. Scott P. Roy, 49, of 209 VIllnave Road was cited at 8:05 a.m. on East Hatfield Street, police said.
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 10:35 am
STOCKHOLM -- A St. Regis Falls man was charged with harassment Monday stemming from an incident first reported to state police April 16. Guy R. Cerny, 39, was charged with second-degree harassment at...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 9:07 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University formed a new regional consortium to assist regional high school students with disabilities in the transition to higher education. The New York State Disabilities Service...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 9:01 am
LAWRENCE -- The Town of Lawrence is looking for people who want to be included in the town-wide sale directory. The event is set for May 30 and 31. To get in the directory, call 389-4487 with a name,...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 8:59 am
From left, Marianne Hebert and Marie Fernandez de Alaiza, both of Potsdam, Jeanna Matthews of Massena, Susan and John Omohundro of Hannawa Falls and Jean Giblin of Ottawa. Photo by John Barron. Hiker...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 8:49 am
NORWOOD -- Norwood-Norfolk PTSA recognized the top collectors in their BoxTops competition recently. Three classes submitted significantly more BoxTops than other classes and were recognized at a sc...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 8:17 am
Austin Scott, Waddington, was one of 54 WPI spring student-athletes across five varsity sports to garner NEWMAC “Academic All-Conference” status. Honorees must earn a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5/4.0...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 8:15 am
CANTON -- Jacob D. St. Pierre, Ogdensburg, participated in St. Lawrence University's New York City semester during spring 2015. St. Pierre is a member of the class of 2016 and is majoring in English a...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 8:14 am
CANTON -- Potsdam and Canton residents have been inducted into Gamma Sigma Alpha, the national academic Greek honor society, at St. Lawrence University. Hasper A. Kuno, Potsdam, is a member of the cla...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 7:12 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged eight people for trespassing at Clarkson University following a report of people on the roof of a dormitory early Monday morning. Police said those charged...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 7:06 am
0148 Patrols responded to Clarkson University for a report of subjects on a dormitory rooftop. Arrests made. 0307 Patrols responded to assist a citizen on Maple Street. 0736 Patrol responded for a p...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 5:58 am
Hunters in New York State took slightly fewer white-tailed deer in the 2014 seasons than the year before, state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has announced. There were 238,672 deer ta...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 5:58 am
CANTON -- The Village of Canton Clerk's office will be closed on Wednesday, May 6 and Wednesday, May 13, 2015 for staff development.
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Monday, May 4, 2015 - 5:24 pm
MASSENA -- A 16-year-old was jailed on $5,000 bail after allegedly selling marijuana to two of his peers at the St. Lawrence Centre Mall on Friday. Jaime S. Montoya of Massena is charged with two coun...
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Monday, May 4, 2015 - 5:23 pm
North Country Senator Joseph Griffo, R-Rome, has introduced a bill to get medical marijuana into the hand of people with serious medical conditions as soon as possible. “If there is anything the Legis...
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Monday, May 4, 2015 - 5:22 pm
Here are the top five NorthCountryNow stories for Monday, May 4, as determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Troopers seek help locating pontoon boat reported stolen from Lisbon d...
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