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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:52 am
Here are the top five NorthCountryNow stories for Tuesday, Feb. 9, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • As heroin and prescription painkiller abuse rises in St. Lawrence Count...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:52 am
Shown in the photo are the just some of the many employees who joined the movement by dressing in red. OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center employees joined the American Heart Association’s 1...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:52 am
POTSDAM -- Disabled American Veterans will recruit volunteer drivers on Feb. 28 at 2 p.m. at the VFW Post 1194, 95 Market St. Volunteer drivers bring disabled veterans to scheduled appointments and ba...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:31 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- State police investigators say it could still be weeks before they close the case of a woman who was killed while lying in a roadway in December. Bureau of Criminal Investig...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:26 pm
Photo submitted by James Manchester. PITCAIRN -- The Town of Pitcairn recently honored a longtime town justice. A plaque in the town building honors Jon E. Hall, who retired Dec. 31 from the justice...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:25 pm
As below zero temps are in the forecast this weekend across St. Lawrence County and homeowners receive shipments of home heating oil, the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is urging...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:23 pm
The owners of the CBS and Fox television affiliates in Watertown are bringing “classic” television shows to the air in the North Country. WWNY and WNYF, owned by United Communications Corporation (UCC...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 2:43 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – The village Board of Trustees has a draft engineering report aimed at reassuring the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that a retaining wall at the east dam on the Raque...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 2:42 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County was awarded a $107,943 settlement stemming from welfare fraud investigations in the month of January. Investigators from the St. Lawrence County Department of Social Serv...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 2:41 pm
MASSENA -- "Floydian Slip," a weekly Pink Floyd show produced by Craig Bailey of Shelburne, Vt., will air on WRCD 101.5 FM “The Fox” starting Feb. 20. The station will carry the show twice a week, Sat...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 2:38 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Wednesday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Canton’s ‘Winterfest’ celebration continues with veggie sushi works...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 11:40 am
Above, SUNY Canton Assistant Professor Lucas Craig, Director of Tutoring Services Johanna M. Lee, Corning Processing Engineering Supervisor Kevin D. Loganand SUNY Canton Director of Admissions Meliss...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 11:38 am
While New York made some progress on tobacco control policies that will save lives, it fell short in providing smokers with access to the resources they need to quit, according to the American Lung As...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 11:34 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg city councilors and employees will tour facilities in Carthage and Clayton before entering into wastewater treatment agreements with the Development Authority...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 11:24 am
Wednesday Feb. 3 Dustin L. Campbell 21, Canton Arrested at 1:45 p.m. for failure to appear in court. Campbell was arraigned in front of the judge and released on his own recognizance to appear in cour...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:14 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Kathy L. Wickham, 53, of Maple Street with a bench warrant at 2:07 p.m. Monday on Maple Street.  Police said she failed to appear in court to answer a r...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:12 am
MASSENA -- Village police charged two people with traffic-related offenses on Monday: • Heather Amaral, 45, of Bayley Road, Massena was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and un...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:51 am
POTSDAM — Two Ogdensburg residents were charged following an investigation of larceny from a building that was first reported to state police Jan. 1. Melinda J. Geddes, 29, was charged with trespassin...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:51 am
POTSDAM — An Ogdensburg man was charged Feb. 8 following a shoplifting investigation first reported to state police Feb. 4. Taylor J. Chambers, 26, was charged with petit larceny and second-degree agg...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:50 am
STOCKHOLM — A Massena man was charged with drug possession and aggravated unlicensed operation following a traffic stop on State Route 11C Monday afternoon, according to state police. Benjamin C. Petr...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:49 am
RICHVILLE — A Richville man was involved in a property-damage accident in a School Street parking lot on Feb. 8, according to state police. The driver was Dean R. Simmons, 63. The accident took place...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:11 am
The following story originally appeared as a “Progress 2016” story in North Country This Week. OGDENSBURG -- St. Lawrence NYSARC (www.slnysarc.org), a private, non-profit organization committed to max...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:08 am
With heroin and prescription painkiller abuse on the rise North Country Sen. Patricia Ritchie says it’s time for the government to fight back with expanded treatment options. “Open the paper or turn o...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:08 am
NORWOOD – The St. Lawrence County Council of Senior Citizens are now holding their monthly meetings at Norwood American Legion Post 68 on the second Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. This month’s speak...
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:02 am
Spirit Whispers on the Grasse” will be presented by the Grasse River Players (GRP) at Sykes Hall at St. Lawrence University on Friday, Feb. 12 and Saturday, Feb. 13. A performance will be offered on...
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