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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 6:40 am
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam recently gave scholarships, grants and awards to dozens of St. Lawrence County students. They include: Andrea Aldous of Colton was awarded the SUNY Potsdam Freshman Scholarship...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 6:08 am
0026 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call. 0314 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call. 0831 Report of a bicycle that has been locked to a rain gutter. The bike has been removed at the request of the pr...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:52 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union recently broke ground for its new 33 Court St. branch. The new building will replace their 11 Court St. branch, the credit union said. They will open the n...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:52 am
POTSDAM – The Potsdam Farmers’ Market will be moving indoors starting on Saturday, Nov. 1, from 8:30 a.m. to noon in the lobby of Cheel Arena, Clarkson University. Find local foods and crafts all wint...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:52 am
CANTON -- The fifth annual Shawna’s Walk for Wishes will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25, in St. Lawrence University’s Newell Field House. Organized by the St. Lawrence Universi...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:52 am
CANTON -- A Halloween cookie decorating workshop will take place with cookie artist Rebecca Weld at the TAUNY Center, 53 Main St. from 1 to 3 p.m. Oct. 25 The cost is $30. Weld will teach participants...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:52 am
MASSENA -- The American Legion Post 79, E. Orvis St., is serving a chicken and biscuit dinner Thursday, Oct. 23 from 4 to 7 p.m. The meal also includes tossed salad and dessert. Cost is $9, eat in or...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 5:43 pm
All candidates for St. Lawrence County Legislature were recently asked, “What is your vision for St. Lawrence County for the next ten years in terms of the local economy and the environment? And, how...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 5:42 pm
RUSSELL – An Edwards man is being held on $50,000 cash or $100,000 bail bond after his arrest for the alleged kidnap of a woman from Russell early today. Paul K. Willard, 36, 9 Grant St., Edwards, was...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 2:57 pm
Front, from left Cassandra VanGuilder of Massena Central, Bethany Belmore of Norwood-Norfolk Central, Elizabeth Oney of Canton Central and Selina Cullen-Lazore, Sandra Snyder and Brittany Vaughn, all...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 2:52 pm
WEST POTSDAM -- The 17th Hobble Gobble Prediction run and walk will take place Nov. 22 at 11:15 a.m. Participants must register online at northernrunner.org with a $30 registration fee if registered b...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 1:25 pm
MASSENA -- State troopers have identified a partially wrapped body found off state Route 420 on Aug. 29.Lacey Yekel (Photo from Facebook) Troopers say the deceased is Lacey L. Yekel, 25, who resided i...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 11:38 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- A Massena Business Development Corporation representative says the Army Corps of Engineers temporarily stalled work on their rail spur project, but his organization is looki...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 11:38 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Drug Free Community Coalition is getting a $625,000 federal Drug-Free Communities Support Program grant. The money will enable the coalition to hire a full-time coordinator, pro...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 11:38 am
BOCES allied health students Kaitlyn Scinta and Kiersten Morrow participate in an emergency exercise with Steve Karlberg (left) from CHMC’s education department and Ken Gardner from the OVRS (center)...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 11:37 am
HEUVELTON -- The Heuvelton Central School French Club will host a Halloween festival featuring carnival games, face painting, a haunted house, costume contests and more. It is slated for Oct. 25 from...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 11:37 am
PARISHVILLE -- The Nicole Bailey 5K Color Fun Walk/Run will take place Oct. 25 from noon until 4 p.m. at Parishville Firemen’s Hall, 25 Rutman Rd. Nicole is a local 29-year-old woman who was recently...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 11:24 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged seven motorists on Tuesday: Austin B. Villnave, 19, of Waddington was charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and no plate lamp at 10:16 p...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:57 am
HAMMOND -- A Hammond man was charged Tuesday afternoon following a complaint of child abuse, according to state police. Bryson J. Villamor, 29, was charged at 12:55 p.m. with assault: recklessly causi...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:56 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- An Ogdensburg man was charged with pot possession Oct. 16 on Simms Camp Road, according to state police. Joseph J. Giglio, 19, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana at 10:30...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:56 am
MASSENA -- Two men were charged with drug possession following a traffic stop on State Highway 37 Tuesday afternoon, according to state police. Ernesto Rivera, 46, Rochester was charged with third-deg...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:55 am
HOPKINTON -- A Winthrop man was involved in a property-damage accident on Converse Road Tuesday evening, according to state police. Troopers said they responded to an accident near Sheldon Road around...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:03 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton has named one of its newest classrooms in honor of Canton's Coakley family. William J. (Bill) and Carol M. Coakley, Carol J. and Ronald J. Spadaccini, and Thomas F. (Tom) and Nel...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:02 am
Town and Country Veterinary Clinic is now partnered with Spay/Neuter/Now to offer subsidized spay and neuter surgeries. The vet clinic operates offices in Ogdensburg and Potsdam. The are offered to qu...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 8:56 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Village residents may be able to get in a state program that gives cuts if taxing entities stay within the tax cap, but town officials and members of the public seemed the s...
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