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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 2:46 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Officers at Riverview Correctional Facility report discovering “synthetic marijuana” last week concealed inside of a head of cabbage in a package mailed to an inmate. The officers at the...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 2:44 pm
Jessica PrayOGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg police have charged three with people with drug charges following a criminal investigation in the wake of a fire that occurred Jan. 15 at Belmont Courts. Nathan Co...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 2:44 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village board on Tuesday amended three local laws governing placement of business signage, abandoned vehicle storage and parking. All passed by unanimous vote. The signa...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 12:13 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village is looking at new water rates that would charge more to accounts outside the village if they get village water but are not in a water district. Deputy Mayor Matt...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 12:12 pm
CANTON – Police are seeking help from the public to identify a suspect they believe walked out of a Dollar General store with a basket of merchandise without paying for it. The alleged theft occurred...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 12:07 pm
POTSDAM – A Clarkson team has had an article published in the American Malacolgical Bulletin after using DNA barcoding to confirm an invasive mollusk in the Raquette River. Assistant Biology Professor...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 10:41 am
OSWEGATCHIE — An Ogdensburg man was charged with criminal mischief on Tuesday afternoon on SH 68, according to state police. Joseph C. LaBarge, 56, was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief at...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 10:40 am
LISBON — An Ogdensburg woman was charged with petit larceny Tuesday stemming from a complaint made to state police Jan. 31, according to state police. Kaitlin M. Abbrid, 26, was cited for the above ch...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 10:39 am
CANTON — An Oswegatchie man was involved in a personal-injury accident on SH 3 on Wednesday, according to state police. Shawn M. Stiles, 41, was the driver. The incident took place near Windfall Road...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 10:00 am
POTSDAM -- Andrew Ace of Potsdam has been named to the dean's list at Western New England University for the fall semester of 2017.
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 9:59 am
NORWOOD – Students at BOCES Seaway Career and Technical Education Center who had perfect attendance records for 2017-2018 Quarter Two are: • Janelle Brothers • Sara Granger • Grace LaRock • Emily Myer...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 9:19 am
ST. REGIS FALLS — A 14-year old male was arrested Tuesday for making a terroristic threat, according to state police. An investigation determined that the teen made a threat aimed at St. Regis Falls C...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 9:18 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – The village’s $3 million wastewater treatment plant rehabilitation project remains on track to start in March, Village Administrator Greg Thompson told trustees at their me...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 9:17 am
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Snack Pack Program has been getting support from some unlikely sources in recent weeks. The North Country Crusaders sponsored a fund raising event at Legendary Loot in Potsdam...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 7:50 am
Nicole Teta landed a shot from the arc with 1:35 to play and Sophie Nick went 4-for-4 from the free-throw line to secure a 53-48 won over the St. Lawrence University women's basketball team in a Liber...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 6:19 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police charged two motorists with driving infractions on Tuesday. Those charged included: • Ronald C. Hazelton, 70, Colton, was cited for unsafe turn on Market Street at 10:32 a.m....
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 6:17 am
0103 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0205 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0436 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0738 Found property turned over to patrol 0919 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 6:07 am
  POTSDAM -- Clarkson University began discussions this month with qualified employees to explore a voluntary retirement option. Based on a combination of age and years of service, the University’s Re...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 6:06 am
From left are new Rotary member sponsor Duane Pelkey, Rotary President Mary Sue Foster, and Joshua LaFave. POTSDAM -- Joshua J. LaFave of Potsdam has been inducted as the newest member of the Rotary...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 8:56 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Urban Drive and East Hatfield residents are angry that the village is moving forward with a plan to store sand and salt on Robinson Road. They made their feelings known duri...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 4:55 pm
Volunteers prepare snack packs for students during winter break. POTSDAM — Stewart’s Shops recently made a donation to the Potsdam Snack Pack program. The store donated 100 gift certificates for a ha...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 4:52 pm
 GOUVERNEUR -- The Gouverneur Hospital’s Our Future is Bright fundraising Capital Campaign for the Emergency Department successfully raised over $688,000. The Campaign Committee members were Chris Bet...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 4:47 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH The heavy rain and temperatures well above normal have prompted the National Weather Service to issue flood watches for St. Lawrence County and the North Country. “We’re keeping an e...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:49 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged the following people with traffic counts: • A 17-year-old from Massena was charged with inadequate muffler at 4:24 p.m. Monday on state Route 37. •...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:36 pm
HEUVELTON — Heuvelton Central School students and staff contributed cards, drawings, poems, and letters to send to students and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School following the school shoot...
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