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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 8:54 am
 Students from St. Lawrence County who completed their baccalaureate studies at SUNY Oswego in spring 2017 are: • Zachary Fregoe of State Highway 37B in Massena, broadcasting and mass communication •...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 6:00 am
0035 Burglary on Spring Street 0042 Welfare check on Lawrence Avenue 0549 Burglary alarm on Elm Street 0630 Found cell phone turned in 0703 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0901 Erratic driver on M...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:46 am
More than half a million dollars has been returned to 416 workers in the North Country who were victims of wage theft between January and June, Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office reported Wednesday. The multi...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:46 am
OGDENSBURG -- With Seaway Festival fast approaching Ogdensburg officials are reminding residents that property along Ford Street cannot be reserved for the Annual Seaway Festival parade on July 29. Re...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:46 am
WEST STOCKHOLM -- United Methodist Church of West Stockholm will serve hot dogs, hamburgers, fried dough and beverages July 22, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. during the town-wide garage sales.
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 9:16 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — Despite its financial failure last year, the Town Council wants to bring back the Big Bass Blowout fishing tournament. They are looking at the weekend of Oct. 7 and 8. “We ar...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 5:58 pm
Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, has announced over half a million dollars of supplemental school aid is headed to North Country school districts. The Ogdensburg City School District has bee...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 5:57 pm
MASSENA -- The village will advertise for a part-time employee to help with their “zombie property” program. Zombie properties are those that are in foreclosure and owned by a bank, but due to legal l...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 5:53 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Village board members had varying responses to the proposed new system of calculating workers compensation payments, with one of them accusing the county legislature’s Repub...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 4:16 pm
POTSDAM – People who see water flowing from fire hydrants in the village over the next week should not be alarmed, Village Administrator Greg Thompson says. He says people have been calling his office...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 2:39 pm
The Youth Conservation Corps has kicked off its 42nd year this summer. Employing young adults from ages 14 to 21, the St. Lawrence County program gives adolescences a work experience. The corps member...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 2:37 pm
The St. Lawrence County Office for the Aging is expanding services in its nutrition program to Gouverneur. Early this fall, the office will be opening a Congregate Dining Center at the Gouverneur Comm...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 2:34 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- A landlord in the village and one of his employees say they are being held liable for fines levied on the former owner of a property the landlord bought at a county tax auct...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 2:33 pm
CANTON -- The Canton Central School Board of Education made several appointments and accepted a pair of resignations at its July 13 meeting. Appointments included: • Kathryn Liscum was appointed as an...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 1:48 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Daniel S. Makuch, 30, of Woodlawn Avenue with fourth-degree criminal mischief, second-degree criminal contempt and resisting arrest at 8:51 p.m. Tuesday on W...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 1:46 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged two people following a traffic stop at Liberty Avenue and Center Street at 11:53 p.m. Tuesday. Nicholas J. Mearkley, 35, of Andrews Street was charged with u...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 11:55 am
With strong increases in iron ore and grain, total tonnage shipped via the St. Lawrence Seaway is up 20 percent over last year. The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation (SLSMC) reports that carg...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 11:54 am
MASSENA -- Massena Town Supervisor Joe Gray says he will seek the Republican nomination for a third term. He announced his intention Monday on a Facebook page called “Re-Elect Joe Gray Massena Town Su...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 11:50 am
Shawn Seymour, right, was recently recognized as a Paul Harris Fellow by the Rotary Club of Potsdam President Mary Sue Foster. POTSDAM -- Shawn Seymour of Hannawa Falls has been recognized as a Paul...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 9:35 am
WINTHROP -- Brasher-Winthrop firefighters battled a barn fire early this morning on County Route 49. Firefighters responded to the blaze at 1125 county Route 49 at 3:58 a.m. along with Tri-Town Rescue...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 9:35 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The village hopes to begin maintenance work this week on the water tower on Clarkson Hill. In a preliminary inspection, the contractors on the job, Global Construction and...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 9:34 am
Pictured in the front row standing are Donnalyn Shuster and Marc Porcaro. Kneeling are Valerie Henniger Steltzer and Donna Maniet Deruchia. Standing are Wilma Reynolds Willson, Lois Little, Peggy Bl...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 7:21 am
CANTON -- Mikhail Y. Fischer of Canton received a B.S. degree in geoscience during from Hobart and William Smith Colleges. Fischer is the child of JoAnn H. Pfeil.
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 7:13 am
Canton police blotter, July 12-14 • On July 12 at 7:43 p.m. Michael Pluchina of Danbury, Conn., wascited for a speeding violation: speed in zone 52/30 on Gouverneur Street. The ticket is returnable in...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 7:03 am
POTSDAM -- A Norwood man was cited for non-transparent side windows on Market Street Tuesday, according to Potsdam police. Hayden J. Hart, 20, was cited at 10:10 p.m. for the above charge and is to an...
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