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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 11:44 am
Forbes magazine recently ranked Community Bank sixth in the nation for financial performance in a study analyzing 10 key metrics related to growth, asset quality, capital adequacy and profitability fo...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 11:44 am
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo says the New York State Grown & Certified program is expanding to include the New York maple industry, which includes many producers in St. Lawrence County. The program will i...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 11:41 am
MASSENA — The Town Council on Wednesday voted to contribute $2,500 toward this summer’s Bassmaster Elite event in Waddington. Waddington Mayor Janet Otto-Cassada went before the board last month and a...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 11:04 am
COLTON -- Jacob Erdman of Gouverneur had the fastest time in the 16th Colton Winterfest 10 Mile Road Race Jan. 27. He led a total of 62 competitors in the annual event with a time of 59:05. Shannon De...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 9:27 am
Today will start out with partly sunny skies and temperatures approaching the freezing mark but cloud cover will increase today as a weak system brings a strong chance of rain and snow Friday in the N...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 9:26 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- A plan for beginning a community composting station in the village was presented to the Board of Trustees Tuesday. Four Clarkson seniors led by Brooke Zeller have been wor...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 9:20 am
POTSDAM — The Tractor Supply Co. store in Potsdam is donating 35 bags of pet food to feed dogs and cats in need of adoption. "More often than not, animal shelters and rescues depend greatly on food do...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 9:19 am
MASSENA — The Massena Intake will be closed during the summer of 2019. Highway Superintendent Frank Diagostino said there are plans to rehabilitate the road, deck, sidewalks, curbs and drainage. He sa...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 8:14 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they cited two motorists with driving infractions on Wednesday. Those charged included: • Scott W. Wright, 45, Winthrop was cited for insufficient head lights on Elm Str...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 8:11 am
0604 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0709 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0855 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0912 Assist Other Law Agency 0945 Contraband on Market Street 0949 Records Ch...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 7:35 am
Felix Grimberg of Potsdam and Rory Corcoran of Massena have been named presidential scholars for the fall 2017 semester at Clarkson University:
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 7:34 am
Noah Chichester and Carrie Potter of Potsdam, and Olivia George, Noah Kormanyos and Emma O'Connell of Massena have been named to the fall 2017 dean’s list at SUNY Geneseo.
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 6:14 am
North Country Sen. Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, is calling on the New York State Department of Health to address a number of issues affecting health care in rural regions of our state. During the Feb....
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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 6:14 am
OGDENSBURG — North Country Insurance Professionals are sponsoring a bus trip to see Sugarland, July 8. The cost is $150 per person and covers the concert ticket, buffet dinner at Turning Stone Resort...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 9:17 pm
Above, Blockchain Industries construction manager Pierre Bouthier gestures to a diagram of their proposed cryptocurrency mining facility that they want to put on Horton Road. North Country Now photo...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 4:39 pm
POTSDAM -- This month, Tractor Supply Company stores in St. Lawrence County and around the state are collecting donations during National FFA Week to support grants for FFA chapters in their community...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 4:38 pm
A flood watch in the St. Lawrence River Valley is expected to be lifted early this evening, according to the National Weather Service. Northeast St. Lawrence County and northwest Franklin County are u...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 2:46 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Officers at Riverview Correctional Facility report discovering “synthetic marijuana” last week concealed inside of a head of cabbage in a package mailed to an inmate. The officers at the...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 2:44 pm
Jessica PrayOGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg police have charged three people with drug charges following a criminal investigation in the wake of a fire that occurred Jan. 15 at Belmont Courts. Nathan Corbine...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 2:44 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village board on Tuesday amended three local laws governing placement of business signage, abandoned vehicle storage and parking. All passed by unanimous vote. The signa...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 12:13 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village is looking at new water rates that would charge more to accounts outside the village if they get village water but are not in a water district. Deputy Mayor Matt...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 12:12 pm
CANTON – Police are seeking help from the public to identify a suspect they believe walked out of a Dollar General store with a basket of merchandise without paying for it. The alleged theft occurred...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 12:07 pm
POTSDAM – A Clarkson team has had an article published in the American Malacolgical Bulletin after using DNA barcoding to confirm an invasive mollusk in the Raquette River. Assistant Biology Professor...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 10:41 am
OSWEGATCHIE — An Ogdensburg man was charged with criminal mischief on Tuesday afternoon on SH 68, according to state police. Joseph C. LaBarge, 56, was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief at...
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 10:40 am
LISBON — An Ogdensburg woman was charged with petit larceny Tuesday stemming from a complaint made to state police Jan. 31, according to state police. Kaitlin M. Abbrid, 26, was cited for the above ch...
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