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Friday, November 21, 2014 - 5:53 am
HERMON -- An electrical issue is said to have caused a fire that Tuesday afternoon at 241 North Woods Road, according to St. Lawrence County Fire investigators. Canton and Pyrites firefighters reporte...
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Friday, November 21, 2014 - 5:53 am
POTSDAM -- The Edward Jones office, 9 Maple St., will collect items for the fall food drive for Helping Hands in Hannawa Falls. Items can be donated during normal business hours from now until Christm...
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Friday, November 21, 2014 - 5:53 am
By MATTHEW LINDSEY OGDENSBURG -- The Greater Chamber of Commerce will once again host the Thanksgiving Craft Show featuring over 80 vendors as it returns to Kennedy Elementary School, 801 Park St. The...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 5:40 pm
As snow blankets the St. Lawrence County and many areas battle freezing temperatures, the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) offers severe winter weather guidance for home and bus...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 5:38 pm
St. Lawrence County gained 200 more non-farm jobs in October compared to one year ago, according to the state Department of Labor. There were 42,500 non-farm jobs last month, compared to 42,300 in Oct...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 4:09 pm
Tuesday November 18, 2014 Jamal L. Taylor DOB: 1/22/88 Canton, NY 8:35 AM on Judson St for Unsafe Backing of vehicle causing a motor vehicle accident. Taylor was issued a UTT returnable in court...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 2:37 pm
POTSDAM -- To encourage area residents to “shop local” this holiday season, the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce is giving away tote bags, offering gift wrapping, promoting free parking and undertaking a m...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 2:36 pm
Canton Central School will dismiss kindergarten through grade 8 students at 11:45 am on Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 24 and 25, for parent-teacher conferences.
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 2:36 pm
MASSENA -- The Town Council on Wednesday replaced two vacancies on town boards. They voted to appoint Ray Fenton to the Board of Assessment Review for a five-year term. He replaces David Bence, who ha...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 11:59 am
Revised 2:01 p.m. Nov. 20 Johnson Street in Gouverneur is hit by a whiteout on Tuesday. when St. Lawrence County Sheriff Kevin Wells urged motorists to stay off the roads in the southern portions of...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 11:53 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- By split vote, the Town Council decided on Wednesday to hire a second consultant to further examine another option for keeping Massena Memorial Hospital viable. The board vo...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 11:51 am
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam’s literacy outreach programs have benefitted from donations from the Corning Incorporated Foundation. In a recent visit to campus, Corning Canton Plant Manager David Lucht pre...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 10:20 am
FINE -- Jeffrey J. Corbine, 30, Star Lake, was charged early today with a felony and several misdemeanors after a complaint of a domestic dispute. State police responded at 1:53 a.m. and charged Corbi...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 10:18 am
WADDINGTON -- Kody R. Sharlow, 22, Waddington, was charged with first-offense driving while intoxicated Wednesday along State Rt. 345. State said they stopped Sharlow at 10:47 a.m. and, after charging...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 10:17 am
 PIERREPONT - Drivers from Canton and Colton were in a property-damage accident Wednesday morning. John H. McIntosh, 69, Canton, and Daisy J. Cox, 38, Colton, had a mishap with their vehicles at...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 9:03 am
St. Lawrence County Emergency Services is advising motorists to stay off the roads south of Canton along US 11 and State Rts. 58 and 3 due the heavy snow. Road conditions in this area of the county ar...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 8:57 am
  Don and Judi Ashley of Phillips Diner received the 2014 Business Improvement Award from the Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce at the annual dinner Nov. 14. From left are Don Ashley and Judi Ashle...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 8:43 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena will soon get a new logo. The Town Council voted unanimously on Wednesday night to pay Civic Plus an extra $5,000 to design it, on top of the $25,000 they are paying...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 7:52 am
With a tie and a win against two ranked opponents last weekend, the Clarkson University Women's Hockey team sits in first place in ECAC Hockey play. The Golden Knights will hit the road this weekend f...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 7:48 am
Due to continued hazardous road conditions in Central New York, the Clarkson University Women's Basketball game against Oswego State has been postponed for the second straight day. A makeup date has y...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 7:28 am
Front, Angela Smith, Autumn Wells, Sterling Sweeney and Catherine Phippen. Back, DeeAnn Gotham, Sydney Jarvis, Sierra Larabee and Isabelle Phippen. NORWOOD -- Norwood-Norfolk Middle School recently n...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 7:26 am
Norwood Kiwanis member Bess Kirnie, left, was named the club's 2013-2014 Kiwanian of the year. She is with club member Patti Dean, their outgoing president. NORWOOD -- The Norwood Kiwanis recently na...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 6:42 am
0010 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call 0019 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call 0102 Patrol responded to a burglary alarm 0723 Patrols responded to a domestic dispute on Racquette Road 1128 Potsdam...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 6:11 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Town Council agreed on Wednesday to a 40 percent assessment reduction for the St. Lawrence Centre mall. “We’ve got to do what we can to make the mall sustainable,” Town...
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Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 6:11 am
More heavy snow is expected in the southern region of St. Lawrence County as the National Weather Service (NWS) predicts about 6 to 10 inches of snow is possible today across parts of the county. Area...
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