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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 11:29 am
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Public Library has been chosen to receive the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce’s 2014. “The nomination of the Potsdam Public Library for this award had overwhelming support,” said ch...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 11:29 am
By ANDY GARDNER CLIFTON -- Town officials in Clifton say a state comptroller's audit that was critical of the municipality's finances, bookkeeping and highway department doesn't reflect what really wa...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 10:40 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University recently hired nine assistant professors. The school says they recently hired Linying "Jolynn" Zhou was hired as an assistant professor of accounting. Zhou received her...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 10:39 am
Thomas J. Gagnon, a 2014 Madrid-Waddington graduate, recently finished the Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps Leader Training Course at Fort Knox, Ky. The four-week course is a leadership internshi...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 9:05 am
  From left, Richard E. Winter Cancer Treatment Center director Jerry Sheppard, Ogdensburg Lions Club secretary Jeff Smith, radiation oncologist John Gebert, Lions club president Jim Shaw, NYS a...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 9:04 am
CANTON – The state police Canton Bureau of Investigation has been named BCI Unit of the Year and several state troopers from St. Lawrence County have been honored. Trooper Jason West who is stationed...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 6:51 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam man faces several charges after Potsdam police said they observed two people engaged in an argument on Market Street Thursday evening. Corey A. McGregor, 19, was charged at 7:30 p...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 6:47 am
POTSDAM -- A Nicholville woman was charged with speeding on Maple Street Thursday morning, according to state police. Linda C. Taylot, 65, was charged after police said they observe her driving 57 mph...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 6:47 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a man for possessing a fake ID in the Filter Plant Alley Thursday morning. Tyler S. Loveless, 20, Phoenix, was charged with possessing or use of a forged/fi...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 6:46 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a man for failure to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk on Main Street Thursday night. Austin R. Lang, 22, Williamson, was issued an appearance ticket for...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 6:26 am
0059 Traffic Stop completed – Verbal warning issued. 0128 Patrol observed subject with open container in the Filter Plant Alley. Subject found to be in possession of fake ID. Arrest made. 0927 Pots...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:51 am
CLIFTON -- The Office of the State Comptroller blasted the Town of Clifton in a municipal audit, which revealed that poor bookkeeping made it appear the town was not cash-strapped, when in fact the to...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:51 am
CANTON -- The SUNY Canton Student Veterans Association and a college alumnus have joined together to establish an endowed scholarship to benefit a SUNY Canton veteran student or a spouse or family mem...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:51 am
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- The annual Rag-A-Muffin parade will return this year featuring an array of heroes, ghosts, princesses and more on Saturday, Oct. 25 at 11 a.m. “Children will lineup at the M...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:50 am
CANTON -- The First Presbyterian Church on the Park, 17 Park St., will hold its annual fall bazaar Oct. 25 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Items for sale will include candy, Christmas items, crafts, baked goods...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:50 am
ROSSIE -- A turkey dinner will be served at the Rossie Community Center on Oct. 25 from 1 p.m. until all served. Menu: turkey, dressing, masked potatoes, gravy, vegetables, dessert, rolls and beverage...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 8:29 pm
State police keep watch on SUNY Canton's campus following two threats via social media site Yik Yak. Photo by SUNY Canton student Alyssa Matthews. Activities have returned to normal on SUNY Canto...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:37 pm
The St. Lawrence County Conservative Party Executive Committee has released its endorsements for St. Lawrence County Board of Legislators candidates in the Nov. 4 election. “Our nominations are based...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:36 pm
PARISHVILLE -- The Democratic candidate for town supervisor is accusing the Republican candidate of supporting irresponsible provisions and distorting the facts of the 2015 tentative budget. Cassie Ha...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:33 pm
CANTON -- The memory of Shirley M. Wells, 89, who died in Canton earlier this year, will live on at United Helpers thanks to her generous estate donation which will support the United Helpers Endowmen...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:30 pm
State police keep watch on SUNY Canton's campus following two threats via social media site Yik Yak. Photo by SUNY Canton student Alyssa Matthews. Story updated at 5:29 p.m. CANTON -- SUNY Canton off...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:29 pm
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music will offer a Single Reed Summit concert, featuring two guest artists performing alongside the Crane Wind Ensemble, on Oct. 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helen...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:21 pm
WINTHROP -- State police say they arrested a Winthrop man for driving a vehicle with stolen license plates. Jon L. Larue, 23, is charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, failu...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 1:55 pm
Due to a state police error, it was incorrectly reported Tyler E. Provost, of Canton was charged with possessing marijuana on Sept. 27. In fact, Provost was not charged with pot possession this year....
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 1:32 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a Massena man on a St. Lawrence County Court warrant on Wednesday. Tyler E. Provost, 18, of 59 Pine St. was charged at 1:27 p.m. at the Probation Department,...
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