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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 2:38 pm
CANTON -- ACR Health is calling for new volunteers to help with their Holiday Angel Program due to the growing number of individuals they serve who can benefit from gifts for basic needs. The program...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 2:38 pm
MASSENA – Massena firefighters are warning North Country Thanksgiving celebrants that each year, cooking on that day is the leading cause of home fires. That’s according to the National Fire Protectio...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 2:37 pm
POTSDAM -- There is concern among Bay and Hamilton Street residents that many households in the neighborhood might be violating the village parking regulations. Trustee Abby Lee said people had told h...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 11:40 am
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- Several citizens spoke on the public record regarding student bullying before the Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education and administration at Monday’s m...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 11:38 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently ticketed three motorists: • Gary C. Roberts, 78, of Haack Road, Winthrop was charged with unsafe backing at 1:03 p.m. Tuesday on South Main Street. • Michel...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 11:36 am
MASSENA -- Village police say a Brasher Falls man is jailed without bail after being charged with felony drug possession following a traffic stop. Melvin R. Huff, 44, of 504 Hurley Road, Brasher Falls...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 11:34 am
PIERREPONT -- State police are investigating a burglary of a residence on Sweeney Road in the town of Pierrepont in which three long guns were stolen. Someone entered the residence sometime on Nov. 8...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 11:33 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people: • Kimberly N. Cook, 22, of Wade Lafrance Road, Akwesasne, Quebec was charged with petit larceny at 5:55 a.m. Tuesday at Walmart, police...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 11:29 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently picked up three people on warrants: • Leah B. Musante, 24, of Washington Street, Massena was charged with an arrest warrant at 5:12 a.m. Monday and turned h...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 11:12 am
LOUISVILLE — A Massena woman was cited for drug possession on SH 37 Tuesday, according to state police. Michele D. MckENNA, 45, was cited for unlawful possession of marijuana and driving without head...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 11:12 am
PITCAIRN — A Russell woman was involved in a property-damage accident on Edwards Road on Tuesday, according to state police. Joseph W. Tebo, 29, was the driver. The incident took place near CR 23 and...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 9:11 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- Potsdam resident Maggie McKenna is now officially the winner of the third seat to be filled on the Potsdam Village Board of Trustees. In Colton, the final tally showed the...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 9:09 am
MASSENA -- Representatives from United Cerebral Palsy of the North Country provided Nightengale with two educational programs recently. Their programs, "Kids On the Block" and "Making Friends," provi...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 9:04 am
COLTON — The Colton Amvets Post 262 is holding their memory tree campaign. Anyone who wishes to commemorate a deceased family or friend can have them remembered through a $1 donation per name. Lights...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 9:02 am
HAMMOND -- A Hammond teen is being held on $7,500 bail after allegedly shooting a rifle at another vehicle following a drug deal Nov. 13, according to state police. State police responded to what was...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 6:26 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam resident was charged Tuesday with driving infractions on Tuesday, according to Potsdam police. Tandy L. Vice, 35, Potsdam, was charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspen...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 6:23 am
0013 Traffic Stop on Sandstone Drive 0525 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0730 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1047 Disabled Vehicle on Park Street 1131 Record Check at 38 Main Street 1140...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 5:53 am
CANTON -- Canton Cub Scout Pack 11 is hosting a blanket drive through Dec. 10. The scouts will collect blankets to benefit the Church and Community Program and The Neighborhood Center. Donations of n...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 5:53 am
As millions of travelers flood the roads this Thanksgiving, the St. Lawrence County Traffic Safety Program is partnering with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Ad...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 5:53 am
MASSENA – The Nicandri Nature Center is asking for volunteers to help with their winter programs. They are looking for: • a ski and snowshoe attendant for the ski room, to greet visitors in a friendly...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 7:18 pm
MASSENA — The village board on Tuesday passed three code revisions. Two passed with no comments from the public. The first allows sparklers that are legal under New York law on July 3 to 5, Dec. 31 an...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 5:53 pm
MASSENA -- Kaneb Orchards has been awarded Gold & Silver awards in the 2017 Tastings.com World Cider Championships. This is the second year in a row Kaneb received the Gold Medal for their handcra...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 5:52 pm
POTSDAM -- Bailey’s Canton-Potsdam Florist, on the Potsdam-Morley Road, has closed after nearly 90 years in business. Owner Joretta Creighton, now 80 years old, says her age has caught up to her and s...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 5:49 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate, the second highest in New York in October, did not change when compared to the same month last year. The Department of Labor says the rate was 5.7 percent for...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 2:40 pm
Clarkson Hockey players Josh Dickinson and Grant Cooper pose with Colton-Pierrepont Central School kindergarten students. COLTON -- Members of the Clarkson University men’s hockey team visited Colton...
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