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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 5:39 pm
NORWOOD -- Republican congressional candidate Elise Stefanik will attend the Norwood Regatta on Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m. The event will feature pro and semi-pro snowmobile races. The gates open each...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 5:38 pm
PARISHVILLE -- A town resident is facing drunk driving charges after he flipped his vehicle, broke a utility pole and injured himself, troopers said. Logan R. DeCarr, 20, is charged with driving while...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 5:38 pm
NORFOLK -- An accidental fire at 1364 County Route 38 Thursday evening caused extensive damage to a building. Norfolk firefighters and rescue personnel responded to the blaze around 8:15 p.m. and were...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 5:36 pm
MASSENA -- Tutors to district students will see a 50 percent hike in their hourly wage, which hasn’t gone up in at least 15 years. The board voted to raise their hourly pay from $10 per hour to $15 pe...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 5:35 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- An Edwards family with a son suffering from leukemia will benefit from the G3 Training Center's "Unite, Fight and Knockout Leukemia" run/walk on Aug. 24. The event starts at 9 a.m., with...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 5:33 pm
MASSENA -- This weekend, for the second consecutive year, Northeast Team Bass will set up shop here in search of the lunker bass that call the mighty St. Lawrence River home. Before the sun comes up S...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 2:29 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena Central School District will benefit from a $9,000 state grant that Interim Superintendent William Flynn said came from Sen. Patty Ritchie. The Link Crew program, in which senio...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 2:25 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Town of Massena and the Teamsters union, which represents town employees, are in a legal feud, Town Supervisor Joseph Gray said at Wednesday’s board meeting. The union a...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 12:43 pm
DEKALB -- State police say they charged two men with possession approximately five pounds of pot following a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 11 Tuesday night. Elisantiago R. Rivero-Goitia, 25 and Miguela...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:54 am
Joseph Greene at Lighthouse Point in Ogdensburg, with one of the carp that helped him win the Grand Champion title in this year’s St. Lawrence International Junior Carp Tournament. WADDINGTON – A-13...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:50 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam woman was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs after crashing her car into a utility pole before it came to rest in a swampy area Thursday morning on State Highway...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:47 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena residents may be able to get free wi-fi internet anywhere in town, if the supervisor’s proposal pans out. The Town Council voted to spend $50,000 in casino compact m...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:22 am
MASSENA -- Village police accused a Massena man on Thursday on several charges following an alleged domestic incident. Jason E. Hamilton, 42, of 3 Ripley St. is charged with endangering the welfare of...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:17 am
MASSENA -- Village police charged a Massena woman with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation on Friday. Kelly M. Greene, 43, of 42 Elm St. was also charged with unlicensed operator at 8:23 a.m....
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:27 am
Thursday August 21, 2014 Emily K. Rayburn DOB: 8/18/95 Lisbon, NY Charged @ 9:48 AM on State St for Drive While Using a Cell Phone. Rayburn was issued a UTT returnable in court on 9/3/14. Friday A...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:47 am
The candidates in the race for the 21st Congressional District seat have agreed on three televised debates in October. Republican and Conservative Party congressional nominee Elise Stefanik, Democrat...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:46 am
Bob Kosman gives a $500 check for this year’s Ride for the Residents to Jane Rector of United Helpers. LISBON -- Bob Kosman, owner of Kosman Auctions in Lisbon, recently donated $500 to the upcoming...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:44 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Board of Education took another step toward building consolidation and on Thursday night voted 7-0 to hire a consultant to explore their options. Board members Paul Bron...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:19 am
POTSDAM -- A Rooseveltown woman was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs following a traffic stop on Pleasant Street Thursday morning, according to Potsdam police. Police say they char...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:11 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police say they charged a man for failure to yield the right of way following a property-damage accident on Market Street Thursday afternoon. Michael W. Trombley, 20, Chateaugay, wa...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:06 am
0553 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call. 1057 Welfare check on Clough Street. 1058 Handicap parking permit issued to a subject. 1105 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 1148 Harassment complaint on...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:45 am
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital recently recognized registered nurse Nancy Faucher for her 25 years of employment. Faucher has worked in departments and units including the oncology and infusion...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:13 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Jefferson Elementary School will host a pilot after school program for the Massena Boys and Girls Club starting in the fall, the Massena Board of Education decided Thursday...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:13 am
Representatives of Corning Incorporated, the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and Empire State Development (ESD) joined with local officials in Canton on Thursday to formally commence the start of Cor...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:12 am
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD -- The 25th Norwood Lake Regatta will continue its tradition of pro and semi-pro snowmobile races at the Norwood Beach Aug. 23 and 24. “We are looking to continue with the trad...
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