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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 2:50 pm
POTSDAM -- The appointments of several community members to serve on the Climate Smart Community Task Force was approved by village trustees at their meeting Feb. 20. They are: • Maggie McKenna, Villa...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 2:49 pm
AKWESASNE -- Tribal agencies are operating an incident command post as the St. Regis River has flooded and closed several roadways and knocked out power. The Unified Incident Command Post includes the...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 11:46 am
The Finishing Trades Institute of Western and Central New York (Oswego) will conduct a recruitment from March 5, 2018 through March 1, 2019 for four painter, decorator, & paperhanger apprentices,...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 11:43 am
CANTON – The town is advertising for a new part-time town attorney following the recent resignation of longtime attorney Charles Nash. The ideal candidate will be a current member in good standing of...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 11:31 am
Pictured are, from left to right, front, Sydney Levison and Sicilia Kahrs; rear, Mrs. Kelly Bush of the Teacher’s Association, Nico Sweeney, and High School Principal Robin Fetter. NORWOOD -- The sta...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 10:48 am
OSWEGATCHIE — An Ogdensburg woman was charged with driving while intoxicated on SH 68, according to state police. Christine M. Hyde, 43, was charged with first-offense DWI, drinking alcohol in a motor...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 10:48 am
CANTON — A Hermon man was charged with drug possession on U.S. Highway 11 following a traffic stop Thursday morning, according to state police. Shane W. Weber, 22, was charged with unlawful possession...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 10:47 am
NORFOLK — A Norfolk man was charged Thursday following an alleged domestic dispute, according to state police. Samuel F. Walrath, 45, was charged with second-degree harassment and acting in a manner i...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 10:46 am
MORRISTOWN — A Morristown man was involved in a property-damage accident on SH 37 on Friday morning, according to state police. Jesse A. Sheehan, 33, was the driver. The incident took place near Scotc...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 9:21 am
There is a chance of snow and sleet today in St. Lawrence County, followed by rain with a high of 43 degrees, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Forecasters say little to no snow and sle...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 9:21 am
LOUISVILLE — Two Chase Mills women were arrested Thursday following an investigation of a runaway juvenile, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Sara L. Perry, 30, was charged with sec...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 9:08 am
CANTON -- Jeff Macharyas of Canton was honored with a 2018 People’s Choice Award by OpenSource.com for his articles on the site. He was named an Emerging Contributor in 2017. Macharyas writes articles...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 9:07 am
NORWOOD -- Students selected as Program Students of the Month for January for their classes at Seaway Career and Technical Education Center have been announced. Their names, study programs and home sc...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 6:15 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged four motorists with driving infractions on Thursday. Those charged included: • John F. Thomas, 90, Potsdam, was cited for unsafe backing on Market Street at...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 6:11 am
0021 Traffic Stop on Pine Street 0105 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0706 Assist Other Law Agency 0841 Equipment Inspection at 38 Main Street 1045 Traffic Stop on Market Street 1050 Traffic Stop...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 6:01 am
State Sen. Joseph Griffo, R-Rome, is asking SUNY colleges to buy products from manufacturers in New York state, particularly from Central New York. Griffo, chair of the Senate Committee on Higher Educ...
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Friday, February 23, 2018 - 6:00 am
CANTON — From March 1 to March 30 St. Lawrence County will accept applications from property owners to add land to Agricultural Districts 1 and 2. The county’s agricultural districts help protect farm...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 5:33 pm
COLTON -- The Amvets Post 262 in Colton held a Frying Pan Toss on Jan. 28 at 11:30 a.m. to help support the Neighborhood Centers of Colton, Pierrepont, and Parishville. Entry fees of $5 per participan...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 5:32 pm
Keith Rubino has announced his candidacy for the 118th Assembly District, which includes towns in southern and central St. Lawrence County. He will seek to run as a Democrat. The seat is currently hel...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 5:31 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, Feb. 23, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Massena to negotiate with cryptocurrency miners who want to build o...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 2:52 pm
MASSENA -- Youth Horizons clubhouse, 56 Main St., spent some time on a recent day picking up tobacco litter and cigarette butts around the clubhouse, and organization officials say they “were surpris...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 2:48 pm
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Fire Department answered 596 calls in 2017, 491 of which were to village addresses. Those numbers are from Fire Chief Danielle Rose’s report of fire department activity last yea...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 2:47 pm
POTSDAM -- The Board of Trustees approved several appointments to the Potsdam Public Museum Board of Directors put forward by Mayor Ron Tischler. Jan Wojcik, Old Market Road, Sarah Lynch, Walnut Stree...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 2:45 pm
POTSDAM -- The next Laurentian Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club Outdoor/Indoor Series presentation, on cycling routes of the St. Lawrence River Valley and northern Adirondacks, is set for 7:30...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 11:44 am
Forbes magazine recently ranked Community Bank sixth in the nation for financial performance in a study analyzing 10 key metrics related to growth, asset quality, capital adequacy and profitability fo...
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