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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 5:29 pm
Race director Derry Loucks, Excellus representative William Marilley, assistant race director Janice Adderley and Pamela Yugartis of the Potsdam Holiday Fund. POTSDAM -- The 17th annual Hobble Gobble...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 5:27 pm
From left, tournament director Julia Rose and Jackie Dow of the CPH Cancer Center. POTSDAM -- The Droppin' the Gloves on Cancer hockey tournament recently donated $2,429.71 to the Canton-Potsdam Hosp...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 5:26 pm
MASSENA -- The Village Board of Trustees made numerous annual appointments on Tuesday: Village attorney - Matthew McArdle Village clerk (two years) - Patricia Dumas Tax collector - Julie Sharlow Deput...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 2:34 pm
From left, Colleen Anderson, Laura Ashley and Addie Russell. Photo by Angela Roach. OGDENSBURG -- St. Lawrence Health Alliance employees recently raised 246 books for Assembleywoman Addie Russell’s s...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 2:33 pm
St. Lawrence County has gained non-farm jobs over the year from November 2013 to November 2014 by about .5 percent of the total. That amounts to 200 more jobs, from 42,100 in November 2013 to 42,300 l...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 2:32 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- A local businesswoman is hoping to revive Ogdensburg’s main drag with a new consignment shop. Susan Duffy has opened the Really Old & Nearly New Boutique at 809A Main...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 12:25 pm
FOWLER -- A zinc mine in St. Lawrence County that has been closed since 2008 has been allocated electric power at a reduced cost in anticipation of the mine’s sale and restart of operations next year....
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 11:41 am
WINTHROP -- A pair of Winthrop men were charged with possessing about two pounds of marijuana inside a vehicle during a traffic stop Dec. 17 on County Route 49, according to state police.Kerberg Troop...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 11:38 am
MASSENA -- A teen was charged Wednesday for allegedly assaulting and spitting on U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer. Melinda D. Cook, 17, of Snye, Quebec, Canada is charged with third-degree a...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 11:35 am
MASSENA -- Two teenage runaways reported missing were located Wednesday night and one of them is jailed on a child endangerment charge. Jacob F. Cullen-Lazore, 17, and Alyssa L. Newcombe, 14, had not...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 10:12 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they cited two motorists on Wednesday evening: Lisa M. Tyo, 51, of 167 Oliver Road, Massena was ticketed for running a stop sign at 4:50 p.m. at Grove Street and Ridgewoo...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 9:57 am
HOPKINTON-- A Rensselaer Falls man was charged with drug possession following a traffic stop on State Highway 11B Wednesday evening, according to state police. Stephen M. Hollis, 23, was charged at 8:...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 9:56 am
MASSENA -- An Akwesasne man was charged with shoplifting at the port of entry in Massena on Wednesday evening, according to state police. Skyler B. Crouse, 25, was charged at 4:49 p.m. and released on...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 9:56 am
MASSENA -- Massena-based state police said they charged a teen Wednesday following a complaint of assault first reported to state police Dec. 16. Melinda D. Cook, 17, Snye, Quebec, Canada, was charged...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 9:55 am
POTSDAM -- A Parishville man was involved in a property-damage accident on State Highway 345 Wednesday morning, according to state police. Troopers said the accident took place around 8:30 a.m. near S...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 9:03 am
Several St. Lawrence County law enforcement agencies are participating in a special crackdown on impaired driving through the end of the year, according to the St. Lawrence County STOP-DWI program. As...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 9:02 am
POTSDAM -- The Clarkson Club and Clarkson president's office recently hosted a holiday children’s party. Each of the children attending brought a gift for a less fortunate boy or girl to be donated t...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 8:57 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Town Council’s decision to hire Kansas-based firm Civic Plus for $30,000 to design a new town logo and website drew the ire of a member of the Massena Visionaries, a gro...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 8:52 am
CANTON -- A Norwood man was charged with criminal contempt stemming from an investigation of an incident that occurred in August, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Anthony Kocher-Mo...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 7:41 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University has named Melissa Farmer Richards vice president for University Communications. She will begin her duties at St. Lawrence on Jan. 28, 2015, the school said. Richards...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 7:04 am
POTSDAM -- A Hermon man was charged with failing to stop for a steady red light on Union Street Wednesday evening, according to Potsdam police. Dustin D. Strong, 24, was issued an appearance ticket at...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 6:13 am
0049 Traffic stop on Market Street – Verbal warning issued 0938 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue and a patrol to a call at Debra Dr. 1145 A patrol was informed of a possible mental health issue involving a t...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 5:54 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- In response to speculation that the incoming St. Lawrence County Legislature Republican majority may attempt to take land claim money earmarked for Massena, the Town Council...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 5:54 am
Three St. Lawrence County agencies that deal with domestic abuse will receive more than $100,000 in federal Violence Against Women Act grant funding. In the victim services category, the Legal Aid Soc...
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 5:54 am
LISBON -- Kindergarten to sixth grade students from Lisbon Central School participated in The Pencil Project with Alicia Love, Elementary School Counselor. The Pencil Project donates millions of penc...
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