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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 5:57 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Mayor William Nelson commended city police Monday for their recent efforts in busting methamphetamine makers and dealers. “I would like to thank chief (Richard...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 5:57 am
State Sen. Joe Griffo (R-Rome) says he thinks the embattled Speaker of the Assembly should resign in the face of corruption charges, and rescind a plan to rotate the speakership while he’s under the c...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 5:57 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Chamber of Commerce will host a grand opening for Hoffman, Eells and Gray CPAs on Jan. 29. It will be at the CPA firm’s 45 Main St. office. The company used to be Hoffman and Ee...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 5:48 am
The New York Society of American Foresters (NYSAF) Adirondack Chapter recently recognized Paul Hetzler, horticulture and natural resource educator for Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence Cou...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 5:34 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University has been named Best Campus in New York by Niche.com, thanks in large part to students who completed its survey. SLU is also ranked 12th-best nationwide. SUNY Potsdam...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 5:34 pm
POTSDAM -- State police in Canton are turning to the public to help solve an identity theft case. An unknown individual charged $500 to an alleged victim's credit card account on Nov. 16, at the Wal-...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 5:30 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The Building Blocks Day Care board president said Tuesday it is too early to predict when the center might reopen, but a missing suitcase may help clarify how a financial...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 5:28 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The annual “Romp in the Snow” at Father Martin Field is slated for Feb. 21, and the “Shiverball” tournament is coming with it. Games are to start at 8 a.m. Shiverball is a co-ed kickball...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 2:34 pm
The percentage of St. Lawrence County residents receiving unemployment benefits in December fell nearly a full percentage point from the same month a year ago, but the number of people working also dr...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 2:30 pm
A plan to preserve the future of family farming, increase investment in agriculture programs and a renewed push to encourage people to “eat local,” are highlights of the 2014 Annual Report of the Sena...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 2:28 pm
Photo courtesy of Gouverneur Fire Department. MACOMB -- Gouverneur firefighters responded to a blaze that destroyed a 150 South Shore Road home Monday. Gouverneur Fire Chief Thomas Conklin, who also...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 1:03 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a Massena man with petit larceny on Sunday. Matthew W. Stewart, 37, of 9851 State Hwy. 56 Lot 26, Massena was charged at 3:45 p.m. at the village police stat...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 1:01 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a Massena woman with harassment on Monday. Camela A. Phelix, 30, of 59 N. Main St. was charged at her residence at 7:45 p.m., police said.
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 11:32 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton reached an all-time enrollment record for the online Winterterm session Dec. 17 through Jan. 15. “Our Winterterm session enrollment total is 1,322, which breaks our 2011 record o...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 11:31 am
OGDENSBURG -- A Canton man is accused of falsifying documents at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center to obtain narcotics. State police say Timothy R. Beldock, 31, of Canton, was charged with falsifying doc...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 11:29 am
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Hospital Guild will host a “Zumbathon” Feb. 7 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will be in the A.A. Kingston Middle School cafeteria. Participants paying $20 will receive a t-shi...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 11:25 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- City councilors say they cannot take over the Ogdensburg Cinemas, but are seeking a private investor interested in operating the defunct theater. Owner Gilbert Jones offe...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 9:57 am
POTSDAM -- A West Stockholm man was charged with driving while intoxicated on Regan Road early Tuesday morning, according to state police. Mykel B. Lavarnway, 30, was charged at 2:10 a.m. with first-o...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 9:57 am
LISBON -- A Lisbon man faces charges following a reported domestic dispute Monday afternoon, according to state police. Kenneth R. Duvall, 35, was charged with second-degree harassment: physical conta...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 9:54 am
PIERREPONT -- A Hannawa Falls man was charged Monday evening following a disturbance that was first reported to state police Jan. 12, according to state police. Isaac E. Gilbert, 48, was charged at 2...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 9:53 am
POTSDAM -- A man was charged with pot possession on Hatch Road early Tuesday morning, according to state police. Troopers said they charged Andrew L. Joppert, 18, Brooklyn, with unlawful possession of...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 9:13 am
PIERREPONT -- A Canton teen was charged with criminal mischief following a reported domestic dispute Jan. 26, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Jeffrey W. Clark, 17, was charged wit...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 9:01 am
POTSDAM -- Westley M. Cayea, 37, Williamsville, was issued a ticket charging him with driving with inadequate tail lamps on a trailer. He was issued a ticket by Potsdam Police along Maple Street at 11...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 8:59 am
Potsdam Police Department blotter, Jan. 26 0448 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0503 Patrols responded to an alarm activation on Leroy St. It was determined to be a false alarm. 1047 Patrol comp...
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 8:54 am
  Front, from left, Carey Latreille, Charity Ashley, Kim Truax, Amanda Boice, Sherry Malark, Michelle Sochia, Heather Truax and Joyce Smith. Back, Tiffany Powell, Whitney Gladding, Clyde Leffler...
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