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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 2:41 pm
Staff and faculty at Canton Central School ‘Go Red for Women’ to raise money to fight heart disease. CANTON -- The Canton National Honor Society recently held a raffle to benefit the “Go Red for Wome...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 2:39 pm
More than 5,000 households in St. Lawrence County could start seeing an average annual property tax break of about $616 per year, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office. The property tax relief is av...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 2:38 pm
Massena and Ogdensburg have tied for eighth place on an Ohio-based corporate real estate magazine’s list of top U.S. "micropolitan areas," ranked by number of new or expanded corporate facility projec...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 2:37 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- St. Lawrence County legislator John Putney says Republicans have created a volatile situation by modifying the Mohawk land claim without proper public input Monday. Putney, a...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 11:49 am
POTSDAM -- The Village of Potsdam is now asking residents and businesses each to set one cold water faucet to trickle until further notice to prevent water lines from freezing. They are added to the l...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 11:47 am
MASSENA -- The Village Board of Trustees will recognize the state champion Massena Lady Raiders hockey team at tonight’s meeting. The team clinched their first-ever state crown over the Kenmore East B...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 11:47 am
MASSENA -- Those that thought February felt a little colder than usual were right. Massena experienced a record-setting month of cold weather as the average temperature was only three degrees which br...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 11:47 am
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- St. Lawrence County Legislators voted 9-4 Monday to keep control over how an annual $4 million Mohawk Land Claim payment will be spent. In the original memorandum passed in D...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 9:47 am
MASSENA -- A Massena woman was charged Monday evening with criminal mischief following a reported disturbance, according to state police. Troopers said they charged Bonnie S. LaMay, 47, with fourth-de...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 9:47 am
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur man was involved in a personal-injury accident Monday morning on U.S. Highway 11, according to state police. Troopers said the accident took place near Bristol Road around 9...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 9:46 am
POTSDAM -- Russell and Edwards men were involved in a property-damage accident on County Route 24 Monday morning, according to state police. Troopers said the accident took place near County Route 17...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 9:07 am
CANTON -- Affordable Colleges Online has chosen SUNY Canton's bachelor's degrees in criminal justice law enforcement leadership and legal studies as two of the most economical online programs of their...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 9:07 am
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur man was charged Monday after allegedly holding a female down on a couch and choking her during a domestic dispute, according to state police. Richard D. LaPlant, 21, was cha...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 9:07 am
First row: Emily L. (Massena) Sophia S. (Canton). Middle row: Rebecca L. (Massena) Barbara F. ( Winthrop) Paul B. (Lisbon) Sheyenne H. (Norfolk) Breanna A. (Winthrop). In back: Hannah L. (Massena) Ma...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 7:04 am
Abdul J. Jerri, professor emeritus in Clarkson University’s Division of Mathematics and Computer Science, recently donated free access to “Sampling Theory in Signal and Image Processing – An Internati...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 6:58 am
Several St. Lawrence County residents made the dean's list for academic achievement at Elmira College the fall 2014 term. The dean's list recognizes students that have a grade point average of 3.6 or...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 6:38 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a man for speeding on Maple Street Monday afternoon. Michael A. Martin, 45, Whitesboro, was issued an appearance ticket for the above charge at 1:13 p.m. an...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 6:34 am
0756 Patrol responded to a property damage accident on Cottage Street 0804 Patrols checked on the welfare of an individual on Market Street 0913 Completed a record check for the State Police 0938 Rece...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 5:50 am
North Country Sen. Joseph A. Griffo, R-Rome, hopes nine bills the Senate has passed, with his support, will close loopholes in the laws protecting children and communities from sexual predators. Meanw...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 5:49 am
OGDENSBURG -- All students in fifth or sixth grade schooled in St. Lawrence County are can enter the Daughters of the American Revolution Swe-kat-si chapter’s New York State Flag Essay Contest. The Es...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 5:49 am
CANTON -- Women business owners can learn how direct mailing can promote their business at the SUNY Canton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Women's Business Bootcamp Luncheon. The annual works...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 5:47 am
The following students were named to the dean's list at Paul Smith's College during the fall 2014 semester: • Jessica Buckley of Potsdam, who is majoring in culinary arts • Hunter Favreau of Massena,...
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Monday, March 2, 2015 - 5:33 pm
Applications for the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Day-Old Pheasant Chick Program are due by March 15. The DEC says the program “enhances opportunities for pheasant hunting in N...
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Monday, March 2, 2015 - 5:32 pm
The combined Canton-Potsdam Squirt travel team recently defeated Massena in the league championship game 5-1 and took home the North Country Squirt League Louie Trevino trophy. Front, from left, Gunn...
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Monday, March 2, 2015 - 5:31 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University and Union Graduate College are discussing a possible merger of graduate programs that Clarkson says would expand opportunities for students. According to a release issue...
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