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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 8:06 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Town Supervisor Steve O'Shaughnessy at Wednesday night's Town Council meeting said the plan to find a permanent Massena Memorial Hospital chief executive is to move quickly...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 5:57 pm
By MATT LINDSEY HOPKINTON – Although lawyers for wind farm developer Avangrid acknowledged that they have ceased development efforts for the North Ridge Wind Project, wind talks were the hot topic at...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 5:55 pm
The state Senate has approved a legislative resolution detailing funding in support of numerous efforts around New York State to combat Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, according to Senator Betty L...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 5:53 pm
Tedra Cobb’s campaign for Congress says its fundraising is outpacing her opponents in the runup to the June 26 democratic primary. Cobb reported raising $69,593.57 for the period from April 1 until Ju...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:48 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Stephanie J. Rousaw, 58, of Woodlawn Avenue, Massena with two misdemeanor counts of petit larceny at 2:55 p.m. Tuesday at the village police station. Police...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:45 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they picked up two people on warrants on Tuesday: • Charles J. Hill, 38, of Liberty Avenue, Massena was picked up on a Franklin County warrant at 7:56 p.m. on Liberty Ave...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:44 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged the following people with traffic-related counts: • Wayne L. Murdie, 33, of Depot Street, Massena was charged with unlicensed driver and uninspected motor ve...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:01 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Parks & Recreation Department invites people to apply for the Ogdensburg Arts Council. The commission consists of up to seven volunteer citizens, who work with city st...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 2:57 pm
WADDINGTON — Waddington Kunoco Food Mart/IGA store, 150 Lincoln Ave., will close June 22, according to owners Stephen and Jacquelyn Kuno The Kunos also own Kuno Oil Company and other Kunoco stores aro...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 2:56 pm
By ANDY GARDNER Editor’s note: The director of the New York State Health Department, Howard Zucker, on June 18 said the DOH is expected to release a report advocating recreational marijuana legalizati...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 2:55 pm
MADRID — Madrid resident Kaitlin Tyndall will formally announce her candidacy for the District 8 St. Lawrence County legislator seat tonight at 6:15 p.m. at the Hepburn Library of Madrid, 11 Church St...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 11:32 am
HAMMOND – State police arrested a Hammond woman who wanted in Tennessee for stealing a vehicle. Troopers charged Ashley E. Cochran, 33, of Hammond, after they were called to Sand Street Road for a rep...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 11:31 am
Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, announced legislation she co-sponsored aimed at helping agribusinesses and small, family-owned businesses in rural communities grow has passed both the Assem...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 11:30 am
Sports, recreation Summer solstice campfire CANTON: Thursday, 7-9 p.m., Watchmiester Field Station, St. Lawrence University campus, stories, short talk about foraging, “wild s’mores" featuring differe...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 11:27 am
    North Country Now photo by Andy Gardner. By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village will hold a public hearing next month before voting on a declaration that the former Massena School of Business, 22...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 10:58 am
LOUISVILLE — A Madrid man was charged with drug possession following a traffic stop on SH 37 on Wednesday morning, according to state police. Josh T. Sharpe, 26, was charged with unlawful possession o...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 10:51 am
 CANTON – A Canton man was charged with possession of marijuana wax at June 19 on Country Route 27 June 19. Brandon C. Szkotak, 26, of Malone, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and cri...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 9:03 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Town of Massena and Massena Memorial Hospital have been in affiliation talks with Canton-Potsdam Hospital and other healthcare entities, according to the town supervisor...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 9:03 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The village expects to have its new water and sewer billing method implemented for bills in September. The new method, incorporating what’s known as “equivalent dwelling u...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 9:03 am
From left, bank retail service officer Julie Rhodes, Canton Day Care Center executive director Nancy Addison and fundraising chairperson Marie Loson. CANTON -- Canton Day Care Center will receive $10...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 7:56 am
"Radish at Market," watercolor by Michiko Taylor of Potsdam. POTSDAM - SLC Arts has announced the 13 regional artists who have been selected for publication in the 2019 Fine Art Up North wall calenda...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 7:42 am
Canton, NY – SUNY Canton Head Men's Basketball Coach Ben Thompson has announced dates for BT Hoops summer skills clinics which will take place from June 26th to 28th and August 28th to 30th running fr...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 7:37 am
Canton, NY – Recently graduated senior Ben Beasley has signed a professional hockey contract with Trollhättan HC, a Swedish Division 2 professional league. Beasley led the Roos with 14 assists during...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 7:31 am
Canton, NY – Varsity Fit Hockey will be hosting a summer camp at SUNY Canton to benefit the SUNY Canton men's hockey program from August 6th to August 10th, 2018 at the Roos House in Canton. The camp...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 6:22 am
0856 Traffic stop on Washington Street 0918 Assist other Law Enforcement Agency 0939 Traffic stop on Market Street 0954 Assist other Law Enforcement Agency 1011 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 112...
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