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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 2:14 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON Canton and Potsdam Central School officials will now be reviewing hundreds of exit poll comments to determine why the proposed merger failed and how the communities would like to move...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 2:14 pm
GOUVERNEUR – A 19-year-old student has been charged with felony assault after allegedly stabbing another student with a pen on a Gouverneur school bus Wednesday. St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s deputies...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 2:14 pm
POTSDAM -- Leroy Street in Potsdam will be closed from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday from Bradley Drive to May Road. Department of Public Works Superintendent said the closure is due to a private homeowne...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 2:14 pm
POTSDAM -- Two fourth graders in Emily McCabe’s class at Lawrence Ave. Elementary School are organizing a Halloween costume contest for dogs as a fundraiser for the Potsdam Community Dog Park. Clare S...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 2:14 pm
CANTON -- Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1231 Ladies Auxiliary will host a "Hunter's Widow Brunch" on Nov. 1 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $8. Mimosas and bloody Marys will be sold as well. There will...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 2:14 pm
CANTON -- Traditional Arts in Upstate New York is hosting live band contra dances in November and December. The first event will be Nov 1 at 7 p.m. at the TAUNY Center. The second is Dec. 13 in the Sy...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 2:13 pm
BRASHER FALLS -- The Altar Rosary Society of St. Patrick’s Church will hold its craft show on Nov. 1 at the K of C Hall, county Route 50 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Luncheon, refreshments and free parking w...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:42 am
NORFOLK -- A Norfolk man was charged by state police with driving while intoxicated early Friday morning on West Main Street. Shawn D. Paige, 34, was charged at 1:10 a.m. with first-offense DWI, third...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:40 am
The height, shape, size and visibility of Adirondack Park cell towers can be controlled by state and local governments, according to a ruling from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). A coalit...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:39 am
By CRAIG FREILICH Russ Finley, who is running on the Conservative Party Line against Democrat incumbent Assemblywoman Addie Russell of Theresa and Republican nominee John Byrne of Cape Vincent for the...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 10:29 am
MASSENA -- A Massena woman was charged with driving while intoxicated on Elm Circle early Friday morning, according to state police. Nicole M. Lazore, 22, was charged with first-offense DWI, unsafe tu...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 10:29 am
MASSENA -- A Canadian man was jailed for criminal possession of a weapon at the International Bridge Road Thursday afternoon, according to state police. Jason C. Crochemore, 26, Gatineau, Quebec, was...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 10:28 am
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur woman was charged Thursday evening following an endangering the welfare of a child complaint, according to state police. Teresa M. McEathron, 30 was charged with three count...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 10:28 am
FINE -- A Star Lake man was charged Wednesday afternoon with harassment stemming from a complaint first reported to state police July 19. Joseph L. Warren, 42, was charged with second-degree harassmen...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 10:27 am
STOCKHOLM -- A Potsdam woman was involved in a property-damage accident Thursday morning on Pickle Street, according to state police. Troopers said they resounded to the accident around 7:30 a.m. near...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 9:16 am
Trick-or-treaters may need to dress a little warmer tonight as snow showers are possible tonight with lows in the high 30s, according to the National Weather Service. There is a 20 percent chance of s...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 9:10 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton sorority and fraternity members volunteered at the annual "Phantoms in the Park" event in the village park Oct. 25. Students helped with activities for kids, which included pump...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 8:35 am
Canton, NY – The SUNY Canton women's volleyball team swept both of their best of three matches to open pool play on Thursday at the 2014 United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Volleybal...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 7:29 am
T. Campbell-Mahmoodi, 53, of Hannawa Falls, was charged with speeding, 51 mph in a 30 mph zone, at 11:36 a.m. Thursday. Celeste M. Daqust, 36, of Plattsburgh, was charged with inadequate headlights at...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 6:32 am
CANTON -- Elise Stefanik, the Republican Party’s candidate for the North Country’s 21st Congressional District seat, is to be in Canton on Sunday. But exactly where and when she’ll be in town were no...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 6:31 am
A state wildlife management area in Macomb and DePeyster is now open for public use, according to the Department of Envionmental Conservation. The state spent $15,000 to add a waterway access site to...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 6:22 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena’s Republican and Democrat mayoral candidates went head-to-head in a debate on Thursday night in front of a room at the Town Hall packed to the point that several peo...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:46 pm
Canton and Potsdam school district voters shot down the proposed merger Thursday with 680 in favor and 1,404 against in Canton and 558 in favor and 1,279 against in Potsdam. The votes stop the merger...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 5:38 pm
Three women from Massena and Ogdensburg recently traveled to New York City to take part in Shape Magazine’s 2014 Diva Dash. The Classy Cougars joined over 200 women that participated. This race was a...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 5:37 pm
A Conservative Party state Assembly candidate who hopes to represent eastern St. Lawrence County has filed an ethics complaint against the Republican Party incumbent, Janet Duprey. Karen Bisso, a teac...
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