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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:47 am
The candidates in the race for the 21st Congressional District seat have agreed on three televised debates in October. Republican and Conservative Party congressional nominee Elise Stefanik, Democrat...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:46 am
Bob Kosman gives a $500 check for this year’s Ride for the Residents to Jane Rector of United Helpers. LISBON -- Bob Kosman, owner of Kosman Auctions in Lisbon, recently donated $500 to the upcoming...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:44 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Board of Education took another step toward building consolidation and on Thursday night voted 7-0 to hire a consultant to explore their options. Board members Paul Bron...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:19 am
POTSDAM -- A Roosevelt woman was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs following a traffic stop on Pleasant Street Thursday morning, according to Potsdam police. Police say they charged...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:11 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police say they charged a man for failure to yield the right of way following a property-damage accident on Market Street Thursday afternoon. Michael W. Trombley, 20, Chateaugay, wa...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:06 am
0553 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call. 1057 Welfare check on Clough Street. 1058 Handicap parking permit issued to a subject. 1105 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 1148 Harassment complaint on...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:45 am
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital recently recognized registered nurse Nancy Faucher for her 25 years of employment. Faucher has worked in departments and units including the oncology and infusion...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:13 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Jefferson Elementary School will host a pilot after school program for the Massena Boys and Girls Club starting in the fall, the Massena Board of Education decided Thursday...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:13 am
Representatives of Corning Incorporated, the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and Empire State Development (ESD) joined with local officials in Canton on Thursday to formally commence the start of Cor...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:12 am
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD -- The 25th Norwood Lake Regatta will continue its tradition of pro and semi-pro snowmobile races at the Norwood Beach Aug. 23 and 24. “We are looking to continue with the trad...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:12 am
Cutting the ribbon at the Healthy Way in Ogdensburg are Youmi Gilbert of Absolutely Youmi's, Jim Durr, Healthy Way owner Bing Thomas, Ogdnesburg Chamber of Commerce board member John Morrison, chambe...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 5:41 pm
MADRID -- Brian A. Matthie of Nature's Vision Taxidermy, 65 Pollack Rd., won first place earlier this year at the NY State Convention and Competition for his waterfowl mount of a greater scaup. The g...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 5:39 pm
LISBON -- The St. Lawrence County Sheriff's office is warning of a scam they say is being perpetrated by what they refer to as "gypsies" from Georgia. A property owner in Lisbon reported to deputies t...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 5:37 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- A decision on whether to privatize financially struggling Massena Memorial Hospital appears to have been delayed for at least several months, following a Town Council decisi...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 5:36 pm
WADDINGTON -- The St. Lawrence River Walleye Association will be hosting the Fall Classic Bass and Walleye Team Tournament. It will be at Whitaker Park in Waddington on Sept. 13 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m....
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 4:04 pm
CANTON -- Traffic is flowing again under the railroad overpass on Route 11 just north of the village, after flooding forced police to redirect vehicles. A section of the route from State Highway 68 to...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 2:49 pm
Time Warner Cable, which provides several services to most parts of St. Lawrence County, will have all of its cable technicians receive AMBER Alerts and provide training to be vigilant during an abduc...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 2:49 pm
PARISHVILLE -- Parishville-Hopkinton Central School student Amanda Mason recently organized the “Musicality 2014” bottle drive. Donations from area residents totaled $240. Anyone wishing to donate ca...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 2:48 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Incumbent Mayor James Hidy has submitted an independent petition on Tuesday to run for his office in November and unless he receives a challenge by Friday afternoon, is guar...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:57 pm
MASSENA -- Village police cited a Massena woman with disorderly conduct on Wednesday. Krystal L. Olson, 36, of 3 Ripley St. was charged at 7:15 p.m. on Ripley Street.
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:55 pm
MASSENA -- Village police cited two motorists on Wednesday. William L. Davis, 71, of 33 Douglas Rd, Massena was cited for unregistered motor vehicle at 10:50 p.m. on East Orvis Street. Meghann M. Coat...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:33 pm
St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary Rain says her office is changing established policy and will now prosecute drunk and drugged drivers to the fullest extent the law. Rain says her office will...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:56 am
FINE -- A NYSARC bus with eight people aboard tumbled over a guardrail and came to rest off a road between Fine and Edwards Wednesday afternoon. State police said they received a call at 3:38 p.m. and...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:48 am
OGDENSBURG -- Contracting work at the St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center is going out to bid. The state Office of General Services is advertising for bids on roofing work on the center’s Building 37, whi...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:46 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam's community-wide sales are this weekend. Some sales begin on Friday but the majority will be held on Saturday, Aug. 23. A list of 39 locations, with some locations offering multiple...
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