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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 6:09 am
MASSENA -- The village board on Tuesday passed two resolutions 3-0 in support of the St. Lawrence County Wine Trail and Town of Massena seeking St. Lawrence Valley Redevelopment Agency funds. Trustee...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 6:09 am
Assembly members Ken Blankenbush (R-Black River) and Janet Duprey (R-Peru) Wednesday called for adoption of a set of 17 Assembly rules changes to help create more transparency and openness in the stat...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 6:09 am
CANTON -- A Potsdam man was charged Wednesday with aggravated driving while intoxicated on Main Street Wednesday, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Bernard N. Clary, 56, was charged...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 3:52 am
Tommy Hovey and Jeremy Vatour combined for six goals and six assists as St. Lawrence University's men's lacrosse team improved to 2-0 with a 11-4 win over Utica College in Utica Wednesday afternoon. T...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 5:49 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently cited five motorists: Randall A. Phillips, 60, of 10 Debra Drive Apt. 106, Potsdam was ticketed for inadequate exhaust at 4:27 p.m. Tuesday on South Rauqett...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 5:42 pm
As a result of investigations by the St. Lawrence County Department of Social Services and the District Attorney’s Office, the county obtained in February judicial settlements of $17,853 and sanctione...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 5:41 pm
St. Lawrence County and the surrounding area saw the least amount of donations -- less than 11 percent -- go to charities that were garnered by for-profit telemarketing fundraisers in 2013, according...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 5:38 pm
MASSENA -- The Village Board of Trustees voted 3-0 to establish public access and perform basic maintenance at the Spring Park fishing dock. Trustee Tim Ahlfeld was excused from the meeting because of...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 2:47 pm
EDWARDS -- The Town of Edwards is asking residents and businesses to set one cold water faucet to trickle until warmer weather to prevent water lines from freezing. This is in response to the continue...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 2:46 pm
North County Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are urging Canada to reduce trade barriers by increasing duty free thresholds for Canadians making shopping trips across the U.S border inc...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 2:45 pm
The Massena Lady Red Raiders named Mark Kormanyos the beneficiary of their yearly Pink in the Rink fundraiser game. NorthCountryNow photo by Andy Gardner MASSENA -- The Massena Lady Red Raiders gave...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 1:13 pm
MASSENA -- A Massena man was charged with driving on a suspended license on State Highway 420 Tuesday evening, according to state police. Troopers said they charged Kevin W. Debiew, 22, at 6:55 p.m. w...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 1:12 pm
FINE -- A Potsdam man was charged with drug possession on County Route 27A Tuesday afternoon, according to state police. Jacob J. Ashley, 35, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana at 3:46...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 1:12 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur man was charged Tuesday afternoon for aggravated harassment on U.S. Highway 11 Tuesday afternoon, according to state police. Troopers said they charged Robert L. McIntosh, 2...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 1:11 pm
POTSDAM -- Canton and Russell residents were involved in a property-damage accident at the intersection of County Road 35 and Post Road Tuesday afternoon, according to state police. Troopers said the...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:48 am
OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center will join the colon cancer awareness Dress in Blue Day on Friday, March 6. In addition to encouraging Claxton-Hepburn employees to wearing blue on March 6,...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:47 am
St. Lawrence County has the second highest number of farms in the state and ranks fifth in total agricultural sales. A just-released report from state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says St. Lawrence Cou...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:46 am
MASSENA -- Massena officials are looking to fill a Massena Business Development Corporation board seat. The Village Board of Trustees voted 3-0 to accept Christa Makdouli’s resignation. Trustee Tim Ah...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:45 am
FT. JACKSON -- State Police had to shoot a horse injured in a pickup truck-Amish buggy accident last Thursday morning. Troopers said a GMC driven by Matthew Bray, 41, Winthrop, went out of control and...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:42 am
MASSENA -- The Boys and Girls Club of Massena will host its second hockey game fundraiser featuring the Massena Village Police officers vs. Massena Volunteer Fire Department members on Saturday, March...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 9:21 am
PARISHVILLE -- A Parishville man was charged with obstruction of breathing following a domestic dispute involving a female on Tuesday, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Darik M. Bra...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 9:00 am
The state Senate Monday passed legislation sponsored by Sen. Joseph Griffo (R-Rome) that would set into law eight-year term limits for leadership positions in the Senate and Assembly. The measure, S27...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 8:59 am
St. Lawrence County Head Start is taking applications for the 2015-2016 school year. The program offers school readiness skills, homecooked meals, transportation, health checks, special needs programm...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 8:50 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Mayor Timmy Currier says he wants to do whatever he can to help St. Lawrence NYSARC clients who will soon be out of group homes and sheltered work environments due to a cour...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 6:41 am
The following students graduated from Paul Smith's College Dec. 31, 2014. • Gavin Dominy of Colton, earned a bachelor of science in natural resources management and policy. • Amanda Otis of Ogdensburg...
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