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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 6:33 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions on Wednesday. Those charged included: • Jordan T. Ferguson, 19, Potsdam, was cited for inadequate muffler on Main...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 6:31 am
0039 Traffic Stop on Sandstone Drive 0100 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0210 Intoxicated Person in Ives Park 0214 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0341 Parking Problem in the Prosh Lot 0345 A...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:56 am
Teachers from Ogdensburg and Potsdam have been named New York State Master Teachers. They are Joshua Brosell, who teaches at Potsdam High School, and Juliette Ross from the Ogdensburg City School Dist...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:56 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce will name Richard and Bonnie Wright as their 2017 Citizens of the Year. “Dick and Bonnie have been active in the City of Ogdensburg and surroun...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 9:12 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — The town supervisor and director of the Massena Public Library each said they think the town should move to a district to fund the library. “I don’t think the Town of Massena...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:16 pm
POTSDAM – Former Potsdam Mayor Ruth Garner died at her home in Potsdam Wednesday. She was 101 years old. Arrangements are with the Garner Funeral Home, which she and her husband established and ran fo...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 5:56 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Four people are facing methamphetamine felony charges after police raided 819 1/2 New York Avenue, according to city police. On Tuesday, members of the Ogdensburg Police Department with...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 5:54 pm
OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg man was arrested on three felonies Tuesday stemming from an assault complaint first reported to state police Aug. 17. Reginald Lloyd, 35, was charged with second-degree ass...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 5:52 pm
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education unanimously approved the eventual retirement of Superintendent of Schools Timothy Vernsey at Monday’s meeting....
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 5:51 pm
CANTON -- Two suspects who were arrested in Operation Gravy Train and a third person are charged with possessing prison contraband and conspiracy. Travis D. O’Neill, 35, of 72 Maple St., Massena and A...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 5:50 pm
OGDENSBURG -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Detectives and Drug Task Force Members charged Dwain A. Mashaw, 38, 728 Franklin Street Apt. 2, with second-degree unlawful imprisonment, third-degree unlaw...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 5:44 pm
OGDENSBURG -- VFW Post 2936 will host a Fall Patriot 5K Walk/Run Oct. 21 at 9:30 a.m. at the Dobisky Center. Entry is $16 on race day. The money will benefit Veteran's Day events.
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 2:48 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena Neighborhood Center and St. Vincent de Paul are accepting applications for their Christmas programs. The neighborhood center will take applications from from Nov. 1 to 30. Appli...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 2:46 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Fall brush pickup will begin Oct. 23 in the second ward and move toward Proctor Avenue, according to an update from the Department of Public Works. The DPW expects to mak...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 2:43 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City Council has voted down two charter commission proposals that would have set term limits and more restrictive election requirements. The commission called...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:46 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- Police Chief Mark Murray believes that ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft might be providing service in the village and, if so, they could be “operating outside local ord...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:43 am
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD — Last year Norwood-Norfolk Central School’s food service department, which supports itself, dealt with over $7,000 in unpaid lunches. “Last year there was $7,000 that we had t...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:42 am
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD -- The food service department at Norwood-Norfolk Central is now offering healthy choice food options for classroom birthday parties and other celebrations. “Other districts al...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:40 am
MASSENA -- The mayor and a trustee recently looked at a lot on South Raquette Road for residents to bring brush and leaves. Meanwhile, residents can still bring them to the old DPW on South Main Stree...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:51 am
FINE — An Oswegatchie man was charged with harassment Monday stemming from a complaint reported to state police July 19. James P. Stories, 40, was charged with second-degree harassment at 4L38 p.m. on...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:51 am
NORFOLK — A Norfolk woman was charged with disorderly conduct on Tuesday stemming from a report of an offense against a public order, according to state police. Faith J. LaRocque, 36, was charged cite...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:50 am
NORFOLK — A Massena man was charged with drug possession on SH 56 Tuesday evening, according to state police. Nolan W. Pernice, 19, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and operating a mo...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:50 am
MASSENA -- New York Power Authority crews will begin to remove the docks and buoys along the St. Lawrence River in the vicinity of its St. Lawrence-FDR Power Project beginning the week of Oct. 23. Doc...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:50 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — A local landlord on Tuesday told the village board that he thinks their proposed rental registry is going too far and is “a personal affront.” The board is in the process of...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:50 am
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam has been approved to offer SUNY's first baccalaureate program in the rapidly growing field of geographic information science. Beginning this fall, SUNY Potsdam will offer a bac...
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