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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 5:26 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH St. Lawrence County government, struggling to keep its finances in balance, is facing a disappointing 2015 sales tax report that was worse than the Board of Legislators had anticipa...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 5:25 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- A claim by City Councilor Timothy Davis that officials have leaked confidential information has raised concerns for the deputy mayor and at least one other city councilor...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 5:24 pm
Everyone is invited to enjoy the beauty of winter in Star Lake, Cranberry Lake, and Wanakena, in the towns of Clifton and Fine at the Adirondack White Out Weekend tonight through Sunday. It begins ton...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 4:22 pm
Thomas Brownell of Winthrop was recently named to the honors list at Defiance College. The honors list is for students achieving a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and enrolled in six to 11 semest...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 4:19 pm
Several St. Lawrence County students were recently named to the Dean's List for Academic Achievement at Elmira College for Term I in 2015. • Megan Barney of Lisbon • Emily Bush of Ogdensburg • Ellie H...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 4:17 pm
POTSDAM -- The following St. Lawrence County students were recently named to the dean's list for the fall 2015 semester at Clarkson University: • Geoffrey C. Baldwin of Ogdensburg, a senior majoring i...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 4:13 pm
POTSDAM -- The following St. Lawrence County students were recently named Presidential Scholars for the fall 2015 semester at Clarkson University. • Savarah P Aidun of Potsdam, a freshman majoring in...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 2:38 pm
By ANDY GARDNER CANTON -- Canton Central School District had a student recently test positive for pertussis, commonly called whooping cough. “I just got confirmation from nurses that the public health...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 2:35 pm
Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, says she will work to make sure the best candidates are chosen to fill vacancies on the state’s Board of Regents. Legislators have interviewed approximately...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 2:33 pm
Ruth LaCombe, left, and Jo Ann Roberts of the Potsdam Central Mega Reunion, on right, present a $500 donation to former track athlete Al Benson at the high school track recently. POTDDAM – The Potsda...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 2:30 pm
CANTON -- TAUNY’s pea soup and johnnycake meal is set for Saturday, Feb. 13 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at TAUNY, 53 Main St. The event is free and open to the public, though donations for the lunch are we...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 11:56 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged two people on Thursday: • Judith A. Ellison, 25, of Stearns St., Massena was charged at 10 p.m. with a warrant for failure to appear in court on a disorderly...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 11:53 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently handed out two traffic violations: • Tracy L. Sessions, 50, of Remington Ave., Norfolk was charged with inadequate muffler at 12:15 a.m. Friday on Main Stre...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 11:37 am
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur man was jailed Jan. 31 for allegedly striking his girlfriend in the face with a broomstick and punching a male in the face in front of two children, according to Gouverneur...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 11:36 am
OGDENSBURG -- Citing a severe weather forecast for extreme low temperatures, the Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce is postponing their Polar Bear Plunge. The event, originally scheduled for Saturday, wil...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 11:34 am
By CRAIG FREILICH In about a year, people in the 315 telephone area who want to make a local call, even if it’s just across the street, will have to dial all 10 digits of the number including the area...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 10:23 am
Friday, Feb. 5 Donna M. Serrano, 52, Hamilton NY Charged at 9:37 a.m. for speed in zone (44/30) on William St. Subject issued a traffic summons returnable to Gouverneur Town Court. Steven K. Shrewsbe...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 10:19 am
Sunday, Jan. 31 Benjamin D. Facey, 24, Gouverneur
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 9:45 am
DEKALB — DeKalb and Gouverneur residents were charged with harassment Thursday following an alleged domestic dispute first reported to state police Dec. 8, according to state police. Jessie L. Anson,...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 9:45 am
COLTON — Canton-based state police said they responded to a property-damage accident on State Highway 56 Thursday morning. Patrick T. O’Rourke, 19, Hyde Park, was the driver. The accident took place n...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:54 am
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam has seen a spike in applications for admission, with a marked increase in the number of prospective students applying to the college. Applications are at a three-year high for...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:53 am
NORFOLK — Two Massena women were charged following an investigation of a burglary that happened in January, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Mary C. Hipp, 34 and Judith A. Ellison,...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:51 am
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg unanimously supported a zoning change that will allow a former flower shop owner to develop three residential properties along the city’s waterfront. Joseph Basta’s request for...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:21 am
St. Lawrence University's men's squash team improved to 13-2 on the season with a 9-0 home win over Hamilton College in a match at the Robie Squash Center Thursday night. The Saints, currently ranked...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:19 am
St. Lawrence University's women's squash team received wins from Jill Baker and Emily Terry at one and two and Alex Montamoros at five, but 19th-ranked Hamilton College beat the 21st ranked Saints 6-3...
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