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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 1:46 pm
CANTON -- State police say they charged Zackery J. Giffin, 31, of Clare with fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon at 11:55 a.m. Thursday at 49 1/2 Court St. in Canton. He was released with an...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 1:40 pm
CANTON -- State troopers say they charged Christopher R. Jones, 34, North Lawrence with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property at 8:16 a.m. Thursday at 49 1/2 Court St. in Canton. The cha...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 1:37 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- State troopers say they charged Mary E. Congleton, 50, and James F. Butler, 53, both of Gouverneur, with one count each of petit larceny at 10:55 a.m. Thursday and released them with app...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 1:34 pm
MASSENA -- State troopers say they charged Cody M. Terrance, 37, of Hogansburg with second-degree criminal mischief, felony, at 8:40 p.m. Thursday. Police said the charge stems from an incident first...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 11:28 am
The Gouverneur Farmers’ Market opens on Thursday, June 2, on the Village Green. The market will be open from 9:00 to 2:00 every Thursday until October. The Canton Farmers’ Market is open from 9 a.m. t...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 11:25 am
MASSENA -- Village Police have identified the two people found dead in a Victory Road apartment on Thursday morning. The deceased are Sara B. Cutler, 28, of Norwood and Brian S. Fountaine, 47, of Mass...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 11:23 am
OGDENSBURG -- More than 50 employers were on hand as hundreds of job seekers attended Sen. Patty Ritchie’s annual St. Lawrence County Job Fair. Held at the Richard G. Lockwood Civic Center in Ogdensb...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 9:11 am
LISBON – A Lisbon woman was charged Thursday stemming from an alleged domestic dispute that took place May 16, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Amber L. Penacho, no age listed, was...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 9:07 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people in unrelated cases: • A 15-year-old unidentified male was charged as a runaway at 4:40 p.m. Thursday and petitioned to Family Court. • Re...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 9:02 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently ticketed three motorists: • Kenneth S. Ransier, 46, address not available, was charged with driving while intoxicated at 1:25 a.m. Thursday on Bishop Avenue...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 8:58 am
From left are CAG member Steve Conger of Ogdensburg; Jo Ann Roberts, Chamber Events Manager; Bob Giordano, Chase Mills, CAG President; and Kristian Green of Potsdam, this year's Grand Marshal. CANTON...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 8:53 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – If Ogdensburg doesn’t alter its financial course soon, the city’s fund balance will be drained within two years, according to City Manager Sarah Purdy. Purdy reiterated ou...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 8:02 am
Austin Scott of Waddington was recently named to the dean’s list at Worcester Polytechnic Institute excellence for the spring 2016 semester. Scott, a member of the class of 2017, is majoring in mechan...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 8:00 am
Shayla R. Williams of Colton was one of 504 seniors who recently graduated from Colby College in Waterville, Maine, receiving a bachelor of arts degree. Williams, who majored in biology, attended Colt...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 7:58 am
St. Lawrence University junior Lisa Grohn finished sixth in the NCAA Division III 10,000 meter championship on Thursday and earned All America honors for the second time this year. Grohn, fourth in th...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 7:55 am
St. Lawrence University senior Nick Crawford finished second in his heat and broke the Saint program record in advancing to the finals in the 400 meter hurdles at the 2016 NCAA Division III Outdoor Tr...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 6:03 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions Thursday. Those charged include: • Megan A. Judware, 22, Potsdam, was charged with speeding on Maple Street at8:24...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 5:56 am
0025 Dispatched PVRS to a call 0324 Dispatched PVRS to a call 0825 Traffic stop on Maple St. – ticket issued 0859 Traffic stop on Maple St. – ticket issued 0922 Traffic stop on Maple St. – ticket issu...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 5:46 am
Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, says legislation she sponsored aimed at tackling the increasing number of abandoned and vacant residential properties has passed the Assembly this week. “We...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 5:46 am
North Country Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy students Abigail Duquette, 16, Nicholville, at left, and Wesley Rode, 15, Massena. Two North Country athletes came home with medals from a grappling match in...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 5:46 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, May 26, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Boy saves hummingbird that flies into West Stockholm home • Styx sin...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 5:45 am
POTSDAM -- The State University of New York's annual Conference on Instruction & Technology will celebrate its 25th anniversary when it returns to the SUNY Potsdam campus for CIT 2016. SUNY Potsda...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 5:36 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The New York State Division of Veterans’ Affairs office is relocating. They will be at 826B Proctor Ave. starting June 1. That’s in the commerce park by the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Au...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 5:35 pm
CANTON -- Cape Vincent businessman John Byrne is announcing Thursday night that he will try again to unseat Addie Russell, D-Theresa, as Assembly representative from the 116th district. Byrne, in his...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 5:31 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH Potsdam and Canton are in the process of compiling their applications for one $10 million prize to a North Country municipality under Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Downtown Revitalization Init...
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