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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 2:54 pm
From left are Greg Given, Carl Hull, Harvey Thomas, and Paul Hull. Photo submitted by Angela A. Peters of Russell. RUSSELL — Carl Hull of Russell was honored by the Russell Volunteer Fire Department...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 2:52 pm
The state Labor Department has released its April 2017 unemployment rates and St. Lawrence County is 6.6 percent, down .3 percent from the March rate of 6.9 percent. This compares with the numbers fro...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 2:51 pm
OGDENSBURG -- During the month of May, NBT Bank is teaching its Strive Financial Literacy classes to attendees at the Ogdensburg Boys & Girls Club afterschool program. NBT Bank of Ogdensburg Branc...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 2:47 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Allegiant Air may be expanding its flight destinations, but Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority Director Wade Davis said he could not share details. At a Monday presentation to city cou...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 2:45 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Wednesday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Book signings scheduled for 'The Princessipal' in Brasher Falls • C...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 2:41 pm
State troopers say there were no injuries or tickets following three recently reported single-car crashes: • Stacie M. Briggs, 30, of Hermon was involved in a collision at county Route 17 and Maple Ri...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 2:36 pm
Massena police say they charged Schuyler G. Mitchell, 19, of Howard Street, Massena with second-degree obstructing governmental administration at 2:50 a.m. Tuesday on Main Street.
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 2:35 pm
Massena police say they recently charged the following motorists: • Jessica Lynn Johnson, 34, of Scullin Road, Brasher Falls was charged with speeding at 1:37 p.m. Tuesday on South Raquette Road. • Ke...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 11:51 am
North Country Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, supported legislation that passed the state Assembly May 16 that would ensure access to quality, affordable health care for residents in St. La...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 11:48 am
New Ogdensburg Area Zonta board members are, from left, Anne O'Connor, Maureen Missert, Marcia Thompson and Judy Ryan, with Zonta president Kim Scharff Snyder and Linda Tiernan Smith, Zonta special p...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 11:43 am
POTSDAM -- Videogame developer Little Red Dog Games, Inc. has launched a $15,000 campaign on Kickstarter to complete work on their second strategy game Deep Sixed. Deep Sixed is a science fiction spac...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 11:41 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- There is still no word on which health systems Massena Memorial Hospital plans to send letters of intent to affiliate. At Monday’s Board of Managers meeting, Wolleben said t...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 9:00 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged seven motorists with driving infractions on Monday as part of the “Click It or Ticket Campaign.” The campaign started Monday and continues through June 4. •...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 9:00 am
Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, far left, worked along with National Guard troops filling sandbags last week. OGDENSBURG -- St. Lawrence County and city of Ogdensburg officials had the opportunity to...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 8:59 am
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg will seek a $5 million grant to help pay for it’s $34.9 million wastewater treatment plant improvement project. The grant would come from the New York State Water Infrastructur...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 8:11 am
POTSDAM -- Professors at Clarkson University recently received miscellaneous accolades. Army Maj. Michael C. Athanasakis, professor of military science and chair of the Army ROTC department at Clarkso...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 8:10 am
POTSDAM -- Jeffrey Gardiner, formerly of Potsdam, was recently named a 2017 National Double-Goal Coach Award winner. The award is given annually to 50 youth and high school coaches throughout the U.S....
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 6:40 am
0006 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0629 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0804 Fingerprints at 38 Main Street 1019 Equipment Inspection at 38 Main Street 1026 Record Check at 38 Main Street 12...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 6:05 am
State Senator Patty Ritchie is announcing the introduction of a measure that would create the "Great Lakes Flood Recovery Grant Program," which she says would provide support to those impacted by floo...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 6:05 am
Author Barry Strate is pictured presenting his book to Brenda Hale of the Russell Library. RUSSELL -- Local author Barry Strate recently donated a copy of the first of his two books, “Finding Freedom...
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Monday, May 22, 2017 - 7:08 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital lost nearly $400,000 in April, an outcome which puts them more than a quarter million dollars in the red year to date. MMH Chief Financial Officer...
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Monday, May 22, 2017 - 5:57 pm
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo says $10 million in state funding is available to assist eligible municipalities that have been impacted by recent flooding along Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River. To date...
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Monday, May 22, 2017 - 5:56 pm
Pictured are Ellen Rocco (left), North Country Public Radio station manager and Kathy Wyckoff, Northern New York Community Foundation board member. CANTON -- The Northern New York Community Foundatio...
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Monday, May 22, 2017 - 5:51 pm
CANTON -- The 11th Canton Free Library Battle of the Books happened May 6, culminating months of hard work and fantastic reading by all the children who participated, reports Valerie White, library yo...
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Monday, May 22, 2017 - 5:01 pm
• On 5/15/17 at 9:30 p.m., Gardner R. Imhoff of Healdsburg, Calif., was issued six tickets for two counts of dis/con: create hazardous conditions, two counts dis/con: unreasonable noise, dis/con: refu...
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