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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 5:38 pm
MASSENA -- A former Massena man has penned a novel about growing up in the North Country in the 1950s. Ray Hazel is the author of “The Dusty Trail.” The book tells the tale of a relationship between a...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 5:38 pm
MASSENA -- A Massena actor is launching a new YouTube TV series this month.VanDamme Ben VanDamme will host “The American Life,” which is described in a press release as an interview show featuring “re...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 5:37 pm
Massena Mayor Tim Currier and Clarkson University President Tony Collins are each praising the recently ratified state budget deal, including a $1.5 billion competitive economic development initiative...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 5:36 pm
These are the top five NorthCountryNow stories for Monday, April 1, as determined by our editorial staff and highest number of page views. • Massena teen facing felony for breaking into office, steali...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 2:38 pm
NORFOLK -- State Police responding to a residence on Wallace Hill Road Friday after a report an order of protection violation and arrested a 25-year-old Massena man and charged him with a felony conte...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 2:36 pm
CANTON -- FC Freeze U12 girls are looking for players. The program is under the direction of St. Lawrence University men’s soccer Coach Bob Durocher and his staff, as well as women’s Coach Franco Bari...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 2:36 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Food Sense is taking orders for April. Food stamp withdrawal date is April 13 with delivery date April 23 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, corner of Ford and Fran...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 2:35 pm
The state’s $142 billion 2015-2016 budget just approved by the legislature provides $10 million for improvements to the Port of Ogdensburg, funding for economic development projects, and improved broa...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 2:34 pm
A recent list from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says St. Lawrence County is among the unhealthiest in the state, but the margins of error – some as high as 77 percent -- raise questions as to th...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 2:33 pm
POTSDAM -- Runners and joggers of all levels are invited to participate in a performance screening on April 11 starting at 8 a.m. at Canton-Potsdam Hospital Physical Rehabilitation suite at Helen Snel...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 2:31 pm
MASSENA -- Waddington Minor League Association will hold signups for baseball, softball and t-ball on April 2 and 8 at the Waddington fire hall. It will go from 6 to 7:30 p.m. each night. Info: Tara P...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 11:30 am
Members of the Colton-Pierrepont National Honor Society present Kellie Hitchman with the proceeds from the annual Hospice Challenge Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe-A-Thon. Photo by Melinda Miller, Nat...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 11:28 am
MASSENA -- A Massena teen is facing a felony after allegedly breaking into her employer’s office and stealing $3 in quarters. Krystal L. Arquette, 17, of 30 George St. is charged with third-degree bur...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 11:28 am
GOUVERNEUR -- Gouverneur’s mayor says the state budget includes many benefits for St. Lawrence County. "This year's enacted budget is one for upstate: with a $1.5 billion competition for major economi...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 11:05 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a Massena man with criminal trespass on Tuesday. Chad M. McGregor, 35, of 19 Washington Ave. was charged at 4:29 p.m. on Washington Avenue, police said. He w...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 11:03 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a Massena man on a bench warrant from St. Lawrence County Court on Tuesday. Ricky J. Brainard, 27, of of 808 County Rte. 39 was charged at 10:13 a.m. on coun...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 11:01 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Lois M. Tarbell, 38, of P.O. Box 106, St. Regis Falls with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, no inspection and speeding at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday on...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 10:56 am
LOUISVILLE -- A Massena woman was charged Wednesday stemming from a harassment complaint first reported to state police March 5. Patsy Baxter, 60, was charged with second-degree harassment: physical c...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 10:55 am
NORFOLK -- A Norfolk man was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs following a traffic stop on County Route 40 early Thursday morning, according to state police. Peter J. Shantie, 35, w...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 10:55 am
LOUISVILLE -- A Massena man was charged Wednesday with criminal contempt following a harassment complaint, according to state police. Troopers said they charged Robert E. Wilson, 25, with first-degree...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 10:54 am
FOWLER -- A Gouverneur man was charged with assault Wednesday afternoon at 4336 State Highway 58, according to state police. Alexander R. Lopez, 23, was charged at 1:08 p.m. with third-degree assault:...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 10:54 am
MASSENA -- A Hogansburg man was charged Wednesday following a shoplifting complaint March 30, according to state police. Windell R. King, 33, was charged with petit larceny at 9:43 a.m. at 545 State H...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 10:52 am
MACOMB -- Two Hammond men were involved in a property-damage accident on Turner Road Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. The accident reportedly took place near Old Route 58 around 2 p.m....
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 8:55 am
North Country Assemblymen Ken Blankenbush and Marc W. Butler say the budget includes some positives but fails to help middle-class families. “This year’s budget misses the mark on so many important ma...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 8:53 am
MASSENA -- Massena Little League registration will end April 4. Players must be between ages 4 and 13 by May 1. Cost is $40 per player, with an optional $10 for uniform pants. There are divisions by a...
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