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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 6:32 am
CANTON -- Elise Stefanik, the Republican Party’s candidate for the North Country’s 21st Congressional District seat, is to be in Canton on Sunday. But exactly where and when she’ll be in town were no...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 6:31 am
A state wildlife management area in Macomb and DePeyster is now open for public use, according to the Department of Envionmental Conservation. The state spent $15,000 to add a waterway access site to...
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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 6:22 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena’s Republican and Democrat mayoral candidates went head-to-head in a debate on Thursday night in front of a room at the Town Hall packed to the point that several peo...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:46 pm
Canton and Potsdam school district voters have shot down the proposed merger with 680 in favor and 1,404 against in Canton and 558 in favor and 1,279 against in Potsdam. The votes stop the merger proc...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 5:38 pm
Three women from Massena and Ogdensburg recently traveled to New York City to take part in Shape Magazine’s 2014 Diva Dash. The Classy Cougars joined over 200 women that participated. This race was a...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 5:37 pm
A Conservative Party state Assembly candidate who hopes to represent eastern St. Lawrence County has filed an ethics complaint against the Republican Party incumbent, Janet Duprey. Karen Bisso, a teac...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 5:36 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH Hospital officials in Massena and Ogdensburg are concerned their communities could be deprived of economic strength and local health care if St. Lawrence Health Services follows thro...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 2:57 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- Community Health Center of the North Country, which has offices in Canton and Gouverneur, is now offering to assist people seeking coverage from the New York health insurance marketplace...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 2:54 pm
Democratic congressional candidate Aaron Woolf will visit Curran Renewables, 20 Commerce St., Massena this afternoon and will be at the Freight House Restaurant, 20 Market St., Ogdensburg this evening...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 1:24 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recenty charged six drivers and a pedestrian: Jamie R. Dominie, 33, of 68 E. Orvis St. Apt. G, Massena was cited for pedestrian entering the crosswalk while signal i...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 12:33 pm
John Byrne, the Republican and Independence Party candidate for the state Assembly’s 116th “River District,” says full repeal of the controversial SAFE Act, and making sure that existing law isn’t str...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 12:29 pm
MASSENA -- A Thursday night altercation in Massena ended with a man being airlifted to SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse to have multiple facial fractures repaired after he was struck several...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:58 am
HAMMOND -- A Hammond man was charged Wednesday afternoon following a reported domestic dispute that was first reported to state police Oct. 18. Jesse R. Bender, 36, was charged at 2 p.m. with fourth-d...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:56 am
CANTON -- A Canton teen was charged Wednesday following a sexual offense complaint, according to state police. Philip E. Snow, 17, was charged at 3 p.m. with sexual misconduct and acting in a manner i...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:04 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- City planners and councilors will host a town hall meeting at 6 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Dobisky Center to discuss a controversial proposal to rezone several parcels in the cit...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:04 am
CANTON -- Canton and Potsdam school districts will vote Thursday, Oct. 30, to decide if the schools should merge. Polling sites will be at the Canton High School Library and the Potsdam High School Au...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:04 am
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority say they selected groSolar to design, build and operate a 1 megawatt solar project at a site on Tibbitts Drive. Once operational, the solar project w...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:04 am
MASSENA -- Massena Girl Scout Troop 50178 started their year by learning about bullying. The girls learned what it is, how people feel when being bullied and how to stop it. They promised not only to...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:03 am
MADRID -- The United Church of Madrid will serve a turkey dinner Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Madrid-Waddington High School Cafeteria from 4:30 p.m. until all are served. The cost is $9 for adults, kids $...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:03 am
North Country Family Health Center is holding WIC clinics throughout St. Lawrence County in November. WIC is a supplemental nutrition assistance program for women, infants and children. Info: 386-3128...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 8:09 am
Oswego, NY – Senior Abdulai Jagana knotted the game at 1-1 midway through the second half but host Oswego State pulled out a 2-1 victory on Wednesday. With the win, Oswego finishes its regular season...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 8:04 am
St. Lawrence University's field hockey team played 17th-ranked Cortland tough despite being without three starters due to injury in Wednesday's season finale for the Saints. Cortland scored two goals...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 8:02 am
The St. Lawrence duo of juniors Madeline Funk and Courtney Mullen led from the opening gun through the soggy finish line as St. Lawrence University's women's cross country "B" team topped runners from...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 7:56 am
Freshman Jack Martin led from the opening gun and was the individual winner as St. Lawrence University's men's cross country "B" squad topped a field which included SUNY Canton and individual runners...
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Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 7:08 am
Army ROTC cadet Thomas Plumb, a 2010 Norwood-Norfolk graduate, is deployed in a language and cultural immersion training program in Poland. He will spend three weeks iassisting with Army missions that...
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