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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 8:51 am
By JIMMY LAWTON St. Lawrence County has approved the review of the relicensing agreement put forward by the New York Power Authority and the Local Government Task Force. The county approved the deal M...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 8:51 am
POTSDAM – North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik will visit Clarkson University at 1:15 p.m. today, Jan. 29, and meet with several professors and tour parts of the campus. During the tour with Pro...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 8:51 am
CANTON -- The Canton United Methodist Church women, known as the United Methodist Women, recently installed their officers during their Sunday Worship Celebration Jan. 18. They presented St. Lawrence...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 8:33 am
ECAC Hockey's hottest teams meet up at Cheel Arena on Saturday as Clarkson University hosts St. Lawrence University in the continuance of one of college sports greatest rivalries. The Golden Knights,...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 8:29 am
With nine games left in the regular season, the Clarkson University Women' s Hockey team will look to move up in the ECAC Hockey standings and hopefully repeat as regular-season champions. The first t...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 7:45 am
POTSDAM -- Marwa Azmy Soliman of Potsdam recently graduated from University of Memphis with a master’s degree in accounting.
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 7:43 am
Front, Alisabeth Furnace and Natalie Darabon. Back, Kimberly Brown, Sidney Molnar, Jonathan Ashley and Robin Fetter. NORWOOD -- Norwood-Norfolk Central School recently named November students of the...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 6:31 am
0900 Issued a handicap parking permit 1210 Issued a handicap parking permit 1301 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call 1310 Officer completed an equipment inspection for a subject 1338 Patrols along wit...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 6:04 am
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON – St. Lawrence County’s chief public defender Stephen Button will step down from his post and take over as the county attorney. The St. Lawrence County Board of Legislators appo...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 6:04 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam and Norwood residents were charged with drug possession following a shoplifting complaint at Big Lots, 200 Market St., Wednesday evening, according to Potsdam police. Jonathan E. La...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 6:03 am
CANTON – Police Chief Lori McDougal is reminding the public, particularly students in the area of the footbridges and Riverside Drive, to stay away from frozen waterways. “It is almost impossible to g...
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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 6:03 am
CHILDWOLD -- The St. Lawrence County Snowmobile Association will host their 40th anniversary extravaganza on Jan. 31 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Seveys Point, 8954 State Highway 3. Guests can take a sce...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 5:34 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- State police in Canton are not commenting on their investigation of a missing suitcase filled with personal items, business paperwork, a laptop and hard drives reported mi...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 5:29 pm
CANTON -- In recognition of National Data Privacy Day Jan. 28, North Country Savings Bank is urging customers to take an active role in protecting their data. "North Country Savings Bank’s first prior...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 5:29 pm
POTSDAM -- Two Clarkson professors are developing a system to kill bacteria without harming healthy human cells. Drug-resistant bacteria is a worldwide threat, according to the World Health Organizati...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 5:26 pm
POTSDAM -- The Lil Knights Club will partner with the Clarkson University men’s and women’s hockey teams to help raise monetary donations for the Memorial Youth Project at upcoming Golden Knight games...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 2:46 pm
Mary Anne and Craig Kaputa are setting up a software development office at SUNY Canton. CANTON – SUNY Canton has received approval to begin its first Start-Up NY partnership providing space on campus...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 2:43 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – After 16 years as the city’s chief lawmaker, Mayor William Nelson says he will not seek reelection. The mayor said after four terms at the helm he is ready to spend some m...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 2:42 pm
POTSDAM – Newly elected North Country congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro), is to visit Clarkson University and SUNY Potsdam’s Crane School of Music Thursday afternoon, Jan. 29. Stefanik, member...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 2:39 pm
POTSDAM -- North Country Children's Museum will offer KidState Theatre at the Clarkson Bookstore, 39 Market St., from 12:30 to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31. The event will be led by Dr. Jay Pecora from...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 11:32 am
 Strong support for reforming Common Core, concerns regarding raising the minimum wage and support for making the state’s two percent tax cap permanent are several of the results released today f...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 11:29 am
Photo courtesy of City of Ogdensburg. By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg is hoping to find an entrepreneur interested in leasing the Dobisky center’s café. The kitchen has struggled since to kee...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 11:29 am
TUPPER LAKE -- Ogdensburg and Tupper Lake men were arrested Monday after allegedly assaulting a consumer at Sunmount Developmental Disabilities Services Office (DDSO), according to state police. Troop...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 10:37 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they served a woman a criminal summons for third-degree attempted assault on Tuesday. Melissa M. Havican, 39, of 66 Spruce St. was charged at 10:26 a.m. Police said the s...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 10:35 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged two village neighbors with disorderly conduct on Tuesday morning. John D. Cox, 36, of 68 Spruce St. and Matthew W. Shrewsberry, 29, of 66 Spruce St. were eac...
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