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Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 6:02 am
MASSENA -- The village will officially announce and launch their 1 GB internet corridor on Nov. 15 at 11 a.m. at the town hall. The event is open to the public. It will be hosted by Mayor Tim Currier...
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Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 6:02 am
CANTON -- The village board at their Oct. 16 meeting appointed two new members to the Complete Streets Task Force. Bryan Gardam and John Ignatowski were unanimously approved to the task force by the b...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 6:12 pm
MASSENA — After a $690,955 loss in September and a deficit of over $2 million for the year, Massena Memorial Hospital will close the Norfolk Family Health Center. The losses and closure were announced...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:35 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne says business officials from Canada attending a workshop heard first hand from some of their colleagues about the benefits of doing business in St. Lawrenc...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:33 pm
MADRID -- The Town of Madrid water district will flush the hydrant system Thursday at 10 p.m. The purpose of this program is to ensure the water district’s fire hydrants are in good working order and...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:32 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Tuesday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Massena Artists Assn. members show opens • Trunk or Treat set in Bras...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:09 pm
CANTON – Police here arrested Justin P. Atchie, 30, of Canton on Oct. 20 at 12:10 a.m. for endangering the welfare of a child. Atchie was arraigned before Canton Town Judge Curley and was held in coun...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:08 pm
• Oct. 17, 1:03 p.m. Hannah M. Sears, 22, of Albany was issued a UTT for seat belt violation-driver on University Ave. The ticket is returnable in Canton town court on Nov. 8. • Oct. 17, 4:25 p.m. Dav...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 2:39 pm
NORWOOD -- The village DPW will flush fire hydrants on Thursday starting at 10 p.m. Anyone with discolored water should run their cold water tap until it clears up, officials said.
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 2:39 pm
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo signed legislation Oct. 22 to deliver health care benefits to St. Lawrence County volunteer firefighters and those across the state who have been diagnosed with certain cancers. "...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 2:37 pm
MASSENA -- The Board of Education on Thursday approved a slate of winter sports coaches and several substitutes. The board okayed varsity boys hockey coach Michael Trimboli ($4,617 salary) and assista...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 1:51 pm
Ogdensburg police responded to a report of an accident at 6:34 p.m. Sunday in the Walmart parking lot. A woman reported her unattended vehicle had been hit. Jenna-Marie Joanette was charged with unlic...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 1:33 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently cited the following motorists: • Michelle A. Dougherty, 48, of King Street, Massena was charged with uninspected motor vehicle and no plate lamp at 2:10 a.m...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 1:27 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Matthew C. King, 18, of Beach Street, Massena with petit larceny at 4:55 a.m. Sunday on Curtis Street.
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 11:56 am
A WWNY reporter films footage outside of St. Mary's Church in Potsdam just before the start of Ruth Garner's funeral on Monday morning. North Country Now photo by Andy Gardner. POTSDAM -- Ruth Garner...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 11:37 am
MASSENA – The Massena Lady Red Raiders varsity and modified swim teams recently sported bright pink swim caps in support of those facing diagnosis and treatment, in celebration of the survivors of b...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 9:11 am
Above, Tim Donahue and Bill MacIntire of the Norwood Fire Department; Kiwanian Susan Fregoe; Stella Arquiett enjoying the rider; and, her brother Cooper Arquiett NORWOOD —A ribbon cutting ceremony wa...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 9:09 am
CANTON – St. Lawrence County District Attorney candidate Gary Pasqua, Republican, recently received the endorsement of Sen. Betty Little, R-Queensbury. Pasqua is the Franklin County chief assistant di...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 9:07 am
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON -- The annual Phantoms in the Park event will bring ghouls, ghosts, goblins, witches, wizards, robots, superheroes, and monsters of all shapes, sizes and ages to the village pa...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 7:48 am
POTSDAM -- Since 2013, SUNY Potsdam community health students have been venturing out to the homes of people with chronic illnesses as part of a collaborative effort with Canton-Potsdam Hospital to he...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 6:22 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged three people downtown during the early morning hours on Sunday. • Luke A. Turnquist, 20, Blaine, Minn., was cited for open container and underage possession...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 6:19 am
POTSDAM -- A Madrid man was charged Saturday following an investigation of an alleged domestic dispute on Oct. 14, according to Potsdam police. John W. Emerson, 59, was charged with second-degree hara...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 6:17 am
0016 Local law on Elm Street 0029 Noise on Elm Street 0101 Traffic stop on Cherry Street 0136 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0200 Local law on Elm Street 0255 Local law on Market Street 0319 Pots...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:44 am
POTSDAM — The Potsdam Chamber will present the Pride in Potsdam Community Award and the Citizen Honor Award as part of its annual dinner on Nov. 16. The Pride in Potsdam Community Award will be presen...
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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:44 am
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- “Fright Night” returns Thursday, Oct. 26, celebrating Halloween with treats, games, a pumpkin patch and parade. The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce will host the Halloween-theme...
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