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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 11:39 am
By CRAIG FREILICH CANTON – The village Board of Trustees will honor former mayor and downtown business owner Marilyn Mintener at their meeting Tuesday evening at 6:30 p.m. in the Municipal Building. T...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 11:38 am
With freezing rain and sleet possible Tuesday night and Wednesday, the St. Lawrence County Traffic Safety Program is reminding drivers to share the road safely. According to the New York State Departm...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 11:31 am
MASSENA -- Village police say a man is jailed after being charged with forging a check and possessing a hypodermic needle. Timothy M. Campbell, 30, of Chase Mills Road, Chase Mills was charged Friday...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 11:21 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they ticketed 10 drivers over the weekend: • Tyler A. Valdez, 19, of Plumbrook Road, Norfolk was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation at 4:16 p.m. Su...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 10:49 am
DEKALB — A Hermon resident was charged Sunday stemming from a harassment complaint on Jan. 14, according to state police. James Knapton, 35, was charged with second-degree aggravated harassment at 9:1...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 10:48 am
POTSDAM — A Norwood man was charged Sunday following a larceny complaint, according to state police. Ryan M. Gagner, 34, was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property at 5:28 p....
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 10:47 am
CANTON — A DeKalb man was charged with drug possession on Judson Street following a traffic stop Saturday morning, according to state police. Christopher N. Robinson, 45, was charged with unlawful pos...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 8:44 am
POTSDAM – The Potsdam Town Council has approved salaries for elected and appointed officials for 2017. Adopted at their organizational meeting Jan. 10, they included: • Salaries for elected officials...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 8:43 am
CANTON -- Those who own or rent land that is used for agricultural purposes may qualify for an agricultural assessment that could alleviate some of the tax burden on the land. The nature of agricultur...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 8:42 am
The president of the Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties Central Trades and Labor Council is praising a governor’s proposal to require buy-American preference for state procurements over $100,0...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 7:41 am
The following St. Lawrence County students have been named to the Alfred State dean’s list for the fall semester: Callie McIntosh, Canton; Callie Trudell, Chase Mills; Dakota Matthie, Madrid; James Ro...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 7:41 am
The following local students have been named to the dean's list at the University of Vermont: Gemma Del Rossi, Canton; and YanYan Kwan, Potsdam.
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 6:16 am
OSWEGATCHIE — A furnace malfunction is believed to have caused a fire at 4371 State Highway 37 Sunday morning, according to Morristown Fire Department Chief Kevin Crosby. The blaze was reported at 5:3...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 6:15 am
CANTON -- The St. Lawrence County Office for the Aging recently sponsored a Holiday Basket Drive for senior citizens involved the department’s home delivered meal program. Community members, senior cl...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 5:43 am
POTSDAM -- A Winthrop man was arrested on a bench warrant Sunday morning at the Potsdam Police Department, according to Potsdam police. Cory S. Agen, 27, was arrested at 2:53 a.m., arraigned in Potsda...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 5:42 am
POTSDAM -- An Edwards man was cited for failure to stop at a steady red signal on Market Street Sunday evening, according to Potsdam police. Luke E. Fenton, 19, was cited for the above charge at 7:42...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 5:39 am
0043 Patrols responded to a fire alarm activation on Elm Street. 0057 Traffic stop completed on Market Street – verbal warning issued. 0152 Patrols respond to a reported hit and run. 0312 Potsdam Resc...
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Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 6:03 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City Council will hold a public hearing Jan. 23 to allow comments on proposed changes to the solid waste law. The hearing will be held at 7 p.m. at city hall....
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Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 6:02 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- The village will receive more than $1 million from Albany for water and sewer upgrades. The $1.6 million grant will pay for planning, design and construction of the Dorwin Street sanitar...
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Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 6:01 pm
Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, has been named chair the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities. The committee is responsible for overseeing counter-terroris...
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Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 12:09 pm
OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg man faces burglary charges after allegedly stealing from The Really Old and Nearly New Consignment Boutique on Ford Street Saturday. Raymond Harmon Jr., 34, was charged wit...
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Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 12:04 pm
MORRISTOWN -- A Massena man faces drug charges following a Saturday incident, according to state police. Arthur T. Lilley, 42, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled subst...
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Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 12:01 pm
OGDENSBURG -- A Lisbon man faces multiple charges following a Saturday traffic incident. Thomas J. O'Brien was carged with failure to keep right, driving while intoxicated and refusal to take a breath...
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Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 11:56 am
Samatha A. Davis was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance at 11:22 p.m. Saturday. Jerry Yerden was charged with criminal possession of controlled substance and suspended registra...
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Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 11:27 am
0106 Traffic stop completed on Clarkson Avenue – Verbal warning issued. 0114 Traffic stop completed on Sandstone Drive – Verbal warning issued. 0142 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0217 Traffic s...
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