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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:54 am
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam has seen a spike in applications for admission, with a marked increase in the number of prospective students applying to the college. Applications are at a three-year high for...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:53 am
NORFOLK — Two Massena women were charged following an investigation of a burglary that happened in January, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Mary C. Hipp, 34 and Judith A. Ellison,...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:51 am
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg unanimously supported a zoning change that will allow a former flower shop owner to develop three residential properties along the city’s waterfront. Joseph Basta’s request for...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:21 am
St. Lawrence University's men's squash team improved to 13-2 on the season with a 9-0 home win over Hamilton College in a match at the Robie Squash Center Thursday night. The Saints, currently ranked...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:19 am
St. Lawrence University's women's squash team received wins from Jill Baker and Emily Terry at one and two and Alex Montamoros at five, but 19th-ranked Hamilton College beat the 21st ranked Saints 6-3...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 7:37 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a motorist with driving an uninspected motor vehicle on Sandstone Drive Thursday afternoon. Tanner Y. Copeland, 21, Greenwich, was issued an appearance tick...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 7:27 am
0117 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call 0819 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call 0820 Completed a record check for the State Police 1017 Issued a handicap parking permit to a subject 1212 Patrol resp...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 5:46 am
New York State Sen. Joseph Griffo, R-Rome, has been named to a top-tier leadership position in the Senate. Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan recently named Griffo to the post of Assistant Senate Ma...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 5:46 am
Massena Federation of Teachers President Erin Covell, left, was one of many local officials to hear from Bob Brown of the Reconnecting McDowell economic development project, right. Photo submitted by...
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 5:37 am
Several St. Lawrence County students were recently named to the 2015-2016 Quarter Two Honor Roll at Seaway Career and Technical Education Center. AHSEP-TASC • Gregory Drentwett • Jadin Hanna • Chris H...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:28 pm
Clarkson University physician assistant students collected a total of 400 stuffed animals that are being distributed to child patients at local hospitals. POTSDAM -- Clarkson University’s Physician A...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:27 pm
MASSENA -- Many workers laid off Alcoa workers are eligible for federal assistance under the Department of Labor Trade Adjustment Assistance certification, according to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. TAA is...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:26 pm
Here are the top five NorthCountryNow stories for Thursday, Feb. 11, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Massena man jailed on child porn charges • Most of St. Lawrence Count...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 2:47 pm
The National Weather Service have placed most of St. Lawrence County under a severe weather outlook for Friday as they predict lake effect snow in Potsdam, Canton, Gouverneur, Star Lake and Ogdensburg...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 2:40 pm
NORFOLK -- A Norfolk man faces nine charges after he allegedly took his neighbor’s vehicle without permission and crashed it into a tree on Lime Hollow Road Feb. 6, according to state police. Amos A....
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 2:39 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- No one was injured when heating pump malfunction caused J.W. Leary Junior High to be evacuated on Tuesday after the device burned up and filled the lobby with smoke. “It bur...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 2:36 pm
WADDINGTON -- The 15th Waddington Sons of the American Legion Ice Fishing Derby will run from sunrise to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13 with $2,000 in cash prizes, door prizes and free drawings. The entry f...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 12:36 pm
Wednesday February 10th, 2016 Andrew D. Dietze , 23, Massena, NY Charged @ 11:51 AM on Main St following a motor vehicle accident: Speed Not Reasonable and Prudent, Operating a MV with No Inspection...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 12:02 pm
MASSENA -- A village resident is jailed on child pornography charges, according to Massena Police. Joseph R. Banker, 38, of 18 Victory Rd., is charged with one count each of promoting and possessing a...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 12:02 pm
DEKALB – Work on the CSX Rail Crossing on US Rt. 11 near DeKalb Junction is planned for Tuesday, Feb. 16, according to the state Department of Transportation. Road traffic will be reduced to one lane...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:52 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they cited five motorists over a recent 24-hour period: • Joanne M. Treers, 60, of King Street, Massena was charged with failure to signal at 8:51 p.m. Wednesday on South...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:47 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Rodney D. Wood, 21, of Willow Street, Massena with fourth-degree criminal mischief and a village firearms ordinance violation at 8:40 p.m. Tuesday at the pol...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:46 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged two people with possessing a controlled substance on Wednesday. • Leah B. Musante, 22, of Churchill Avenue was charged with seventh-degree criminal possessio...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:11 am
LOUISIVLLE — A Massena man was charged with driving while intoxicated and drug possession on Thursday morning on State Highway 56, according to state police. William J. Arno, 30, was charged at 12:05...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:10 am
State police said they charged several people with drug possession on Wednesday. Those charged included: • Thomas M. Mannigan, 42, Watertown and Michael R. Amo, 36, Black River, were each charged...
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