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Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 6:50 am
POTSDAM -- Jan DeWaters, a Clarkson University engineering professor, was recently awarded the Mara H. Wasburn Early Engineering Educator Grant from the Women in Engineering Division of the American...
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Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 6:21 am
0117 Patrol assisted a citizen that was receiving unwanted telephone calls. 0141 Patrol assisted another agency with a record check. 0547 Patrol assisted another agency with a record check. 0616 Patro...
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Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 6:02 am
U.S. Customs and Border Protection is warning travellers of potentially long waits at border crossings into the U.S. during Easter Week, if they don’t take the proper steps. Before getting to a custom...
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Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 6:02 am
OGDENSBURG -- Catholic Charities is taking applications for the Catholic Campaign for Human Development grant. There are two grants available of $4,250 each. Application deadline in June 6, grant awar...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 5:38 pm
No more rain or snow is forecast before Friday night in St. Lawrence County, which could be a relief to people affected by flood waters, but the National Weather Service is maintaining a flood warning...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 5:36 pm
Pictured, from left are Karen Layhee, Karolyn Trombley, St. Lawrence County DSS Commissioner Chris Rediehs, Penny Pitts, Alberta Hyde and Allison Trombley.CANTON -- The Theta Pi sorority recently dona...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 5:30 pm
POTSDAM -- The SUNY Potsdam athletic department is hosting a Bear Pride BBQ on April 19. There will be free hot dogs and chips. The school is hosting three contests that day. At 11 a.m., the women's l...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 2:48 pm
CANTON -- Canton jam band ‘Waydown Wailers’ will be featured on a compilation album from Woodstock Records. “The Story of Tomorrow” features 11 songs from different artists, including three “radio edi...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 2:44 pm
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is calling on the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to issue an agriculture disaster declaration to send relief to farms in St. Lawrence and Lewis counties. "We nee...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 2:41 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City Council has formalized an agreement with the Ogdensburg Growth Fund to develop formerly polluted lands along the waterfront. On Monday, the council approv...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 2:40 pm
MASSENA -- There will be an amateur mixed martial arts (MMA) tournament on April 19 at the St. Lawrence Centre Arena. Doors open at 5 p.m., fights start at 6 p.m. There will be 12 amateur bouts and fo...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 11:46 am
MASSENA – A Massena woman was arrested following an investigation that revealed she received $1,023 in food stamp benefits that she was not entitled to, according to the St. Lawrence County sheriff’s...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 11:46 am
GOUVERNEUR – An Ogdensburg man was arrested for aggravated driving while intoxicated following a reported personal-injury accident on Tuesday afternoon, according to state police. Troopers say they ch...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 9:58 am
HERMON – Three St. Lawrence County residents were charged with drug possession on Main Street on Tuesday afternoon, according to state police. Charged with unlawful possession of marijuana were: Storm...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 9:57 am
CANTON – A Massena man was charged Tuesday with felony drug possession stemming from an incident first reported to state police on Jan. 20, according to state police. Troopers say they charged Damion...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 9:13 am
Photo by Don Straight, Brasher Falls. Add State Rt. 11C to the list of state road closures in St. Lawrence County. Rt. 11C, which runs from Stockholm Center to Brasher Falls, crosses the West Branch...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 7:07 am
Pictured, from left are OFA guidance counselor Kathy Verville, Ogdensburg Chamber executive director Laura Pearson, OFA principal Pamela Luckie, Ogdensburg Chamber president Michael Brashaw, Snyder...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 7:03 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University professor Michael Twiss has been appointed to the Great Lakes Science Advisory Board's Research Coordination Committee for three years. Twiss has 25 years of research e...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:27 am
POTSDAM -- A Canton woman was ticketed Tuesday evening following a property-damage accident on Market Street, according to Potsdam police. Kimberly Zeller, no age given, was cited for failure to yield...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:24 am
0138 Patrol responded to a fire alarm at the Ross/Brooks dorm on the Clarkson Campus. 0240 Patrol completed multiple record checks on individuals for other agencies. 0305 Patrols investigated the repo...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:01 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg native and television actor Mark Valley presented plans for a new walking trail on behalf of the Fort De La Presentation Association Monday at City Hall. Vall...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:01 am
Several bills that would have modified the controversial NY SAFE Act are being held by the state government's Codes Committee and Assemblyman Marc Butler is accusing them of doing it intentionally to...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:01 am
POTSDAM -- Registration for courses at SUNY Potsdam this summer is now open. Over 150 courses are available. People may take courses towards a degree, or in subject matter that interests them, or to s...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 5:32 pm
MASSENA -- A high temperature record was set at Massena Monday, but there will be no high temp records today. Massena’s high was 82 at about 3 p.m. at the airport, a record for April 14, according to...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 5:31 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- City residents will no longer be able to turn right on red at two State Street intersections. At a meeting Monday, city councilors voted unanimously to create three-way s...
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