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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 7:06 am
Canton and Ogdensburg residents were named to the dean’s list at Elmira for the fall 2016 term. The dean's list recognizes students that have a grade point average of 3.6 or higher. Macy Huntley and L...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 7:05 am
CANTON — Janelle Sovay of Canton, a senior health and occupation major, was named to the dean's list at Elizabethtown College for the fall semester. Students on the dean's list are full-time undergrad...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 6:31 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam man was charged with operating a motor vehicle without an inspection certificate on Market Street Tuesday morning, according to Potsdam police. Cory H. Vinyard, 40, was cited for...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 6:29 am
1041 Traffic stop on Maple St- Ticket issued. 1144 Traffic stop on Sandstone Dr- Verbal warning issued. 1156 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 1201 Patrol responded to noise complaint at Evergreen...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 6:09 am
The wintry mix will taper off during the day today across St. Lawrence County, with most precipitation limited to the mountains by tonight, according to the National Weather Service. A winter weather...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 6:02 am
Roxanne Cliff, EMT-B, Brent Faber, EMT-P, Potsdam Volunteer Rescue Squad POTSDAM – Canton-Potsdam Hospital recently hosted a “Let’s Not Meet by Accident” event to instill in students some ideas abou...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 7:05 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Two trustees at the Tuesday night village board meeting disagreed on allowing the Department of Public Works to canvas for a motor vehicle operator. The board voted 3-1, wit...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 5:35 pm
POTSDAM -- Reachout of St. Lawrence County is looking for volunteers to serve as telephone crisis counselors for its 24-hour crisis intervention, information, and referral hotline. Prior experience in...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 5:31 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University assistant professor of chemical & biomolecular engineering Zijie Yan has been awarded $1 million by the W. M. Keck Foundation to pursue cutting-edge research in nano...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 5:23 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH CANTON -- The former SUNY Potsdam student charged with sending racist and homophobic letters to a professor will be sentenced March 14 with no jail time. Amjad “Mark” Hussain pled gu...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 2:49 pm
CANTON -- The St. Lawrence County Office for the Aging reports that they are not affiliated with a woman seeking $25 donations for “blessing bags” for senior citizens. On her Facebook and other pages...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 2:48 pm
By MATT LINDSEY PARISHVILLE -- Parishville-Hopkinton Central School will begin the process of replacing its superintendent, who has worked at the school for over a decade. The Board of Education meets...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 2:47 pm
POTSDAM — The SUNY Potsdam Campus Community Band is seeking adult musicians who play woodwinds, brass, percussion, guitar, bass and keyboard instruments. No audition is required, and any level of musi...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 11:32 am
SOUTH COLTON -- The owner of a South Colton sled dog business will represent the U.S. at the 2017 IFSS Sleddog World Championship. Spencer Thew, who runs Call of the Wild Dog Sled Tours & Boarding...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 11:30 am
Students at St. Lawrence County’s five colleges can buy textbooks without paying sales tax. The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance wants to remind students that they get a tax break whe...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 9:48 am
GOUVERNEUR — A Gouverneur man was charged with drug possession on U.S. Highway 11 Monday afternoon, according to state police. Richard J. Lyons, 23, was cited for unlawful possession of marijuana at 2...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 9:48 am
POTSDAM — A Potsdam man was involved in a property-damage accident on Bagad Road Monday evening, according to state police. The driver was Christopher W. Weller, 35. The incident took place near Mille...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 9:14 am
St. Lawrence County is under a winter weather advisory from 4 p.m. today through 7 a.m. Wednesday as a mix of snow, sleet and rain could make for hazardous road conditions, according to the National W...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 9:14 am
By MATT LINDSEY MASSENA — A malfunction in an electrical box caused a small fire at a New York Power Authority (NYPA) maintenance building Monday afternoon. Firefighters responded to a reported fire...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 9:14 am
From left Daniel La Russa, Courtney Weaver, Kellie Hitchman, Jackie Green and Alex Ashley. POTSDAM -- Canton Potsdam Hospital’s Foundation recently received a $10,000 donation from the St. Lawrence C...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 7:52 am
NORFOLK -- Heidi Simons of Norfolk was named to the fall 2016 dean's list at SUNY Buffalo. Simons is majoring in forensic chemistry. To qualify, students must earn a GPA of 3.5 or higher and complete...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 7:52 am
POTSDAM — Susan F. Bailey has been appointed assistant professor of biology at Clarkson University. She received her bachelor of science degree with honors in biology and mathematics from McMaster Uni...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 6:20 am
POTSDAM -- An Ogdensburg man was charged Monday afternoon on Market Street following a property-damage accident, according to Potsdam police. Keith H. Warren, 38, was charged with moving from a lane u...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 6:19 am
0139 Traffic stop on Park Street- Verbal warning issued. 0208 Patrols responded and assisted New York State Police responded to a one car motor vehicle accident with entrapment...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 5:59 am
MADRID — St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies are seeking assistance locating a vehicle that was involved in a property-damage accident Jan. 16 on County Route 31. Deputies say they vehicle was head...
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