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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 2:58 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- St. Lawrence County residents who use cell phones may see a new 30-cent fee for each cell phone line, beginning in December. At a Finance Committee meeting Monday, legislator...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 2:56 pm
The state Senate has passed a bill that Sen. Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, says “would bolster the safety for motorcyclists in an effort to help prevent crashes that have claimed more than 1,600 lives i...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 2:55 pm
  Renewal House program director Shari Fawcett and Zonta member Elaine Bellinger. OGDENSBURG -- Renewal House recently received $500 from the Ogdensburg Zonta Club "to assist in their mission to meet...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 2:52 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County Thursday, as selected by the NorthCountryNow.com editorial staff: • The All Star Big band to perform at Norwood Village Green Concert Seri...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:57 am
OGDENSBURG — An Ogdensburg man was arrested June 6 following a prison contraband complaint first reported to state police June 6. Johnrobar Garciavalencia, 39, was charged with first-degree possession...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:56 am
MORRISTOWN — Two Hammond residents were charged Tuesday stemming from an incident involving a child, according to state police. Randy L. Durham, 34 and Lisa M. Villano, 34, were each charged with enda...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:55 am
DEPEYSTER - An Ogdensburg woman was involved in a property-damage accident on County Road 11 Wednesday morning, according to state police. The driver was Christina L. Trickey, 37. The accident took pl...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:39 am
By MATT LINDSEY CANTON – St. Lawrence County legislators say any large-scale wind developers who receive payment-in-lieu-of-taxes (PILOTS) will be required to pay the full-assessed property tax value....
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:37 am
The Fireman’s Association of the State of New York (FASNY) and the New York Propane Gas Association (NYPGA) have summer safety tips for people in the North Country as Fourth of July celebrations near....
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:35 am
HEUVELTON -- The Heuvelton Free Library and the Adirondack Experience (formerly The Adirondack Museum at Blue Mountain Lake) are offering a discounted rate on admission to the museum through Oct. 9. M...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 10:29 am
The following students are on the Morrisville State spring dean's list: • Sara Barrigar of Canton • Nathan McLaughlin of Fort Jackson • James Meola of Richville • Jay Proulx of Canton  
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 10:27 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University’s 2017 Melissa A. Walsh ’03 ’05 Memorial Endowed Scholarship has been awarded to doctor of physical therapy student Shawn Lillie of Potsdam. The scholarship was establis...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 10:27 am
CANTON -- The following students have been selected for inclusion on the dean's list for academic achievement during the spring 2017 semester at St. Lawrence University: • Katelyn S. Bates of Heuvelto...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 10:10 am
Massena police say they recently charged seven motorists: • Edward J. Begin Jr., 62, of King Street, Ogdensburg was charged with running a red light at 12:50 a.m. Wednesday at state Route 37 and Night...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 8:55 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Despite attempts warnings from the city manager that Ogdensburg could not afford to restore summer brush pickup, the council voted Monday to once again offer the service....
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 8:53 am
From left, chamber marketing chair Craig Chevalier, shop owner Ian Amo, his nephew Caiden Amo and chamber board member Michael Thayer. OGDENSBURG -- Really Old & Nearly New Consignment Shop is th...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 8:49 am
Two measures sponsored by state Sen. Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, to help support the next generation of New York farmers have been approved by the Legislature and await the governor’s signature. Under...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 7:06 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged two motorists with speeding on Tuesday. Those charged included: • Samantha E. Larock, 29, Moira, was cited for speed in zone on Elm Street at 2:58 a.m. afte...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 7:04 am
0131 Disorderly at Canton-Potsdam Hospital 0258 Traffic stop on Elm Street 0923 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0958 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0958 Traffic stop on Maple Street 1241 Pots...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 6:25 am
By MATT LINDSEY PARISHVILLE -- The Parishville Town Board unanimously passed a local wind law at their meeting June 22 establishing wind turbine setbacks and sound output limits. However, the town is...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 6:09 am
A relatively dry day is expected today in comparison to Tuesday with the areal coverage of showers being a bit limited this afternoon, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). It is still look...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 6:09 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, June 27, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Naloxone used to save at least 91 individuals in North Country, many...
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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 6:09 am
CANTON -- Raquette Valley Habitat for Humanity is looking for a partner family to work with their site supervisor in completing their renovation project in Rensselaer Falls. To find out how to apply,...
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Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 5:33 pm
NORWOOD -- The Hale Cemetery Association recently held their annual spring meeting and elected new officers. New officers include Tom Woodward, president and treasurer; John Margittay, vice president...
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Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 5:30 pm
DEKALB -- The DeKalb Nutrition Center will be closed on Wednesday, June 28. There will not be congregate dining or home delivered meals on Wednesday, according to the St. Lawrence County Office for th...
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