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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:48 am
OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center will join the colon cancer awareness Dress in Blue Day on Friday, March 6. In addition to encouraging Claxton-Hepburn employees to wearing blue on March 6,...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:47 am
St. Lawrence County has the second highest number of farms in the state and ranks fifth in total agricultural sales. A just-released report from state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says St. Lawrence Cou...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:46 am
MASSENA -- Massena officials are looking to fill a Massena Business Development Corporation board seat. The Village Board of Trustees voted 3-0 to accept Christa Makdouli’s resignation. Trustee Tim Ah...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:45 am
FT. COVINGTON -- State Police had to shoot a horse injured in a pickup truck-Amish buggy accident last Thursday morning. Troopers said a GMC driven by Matthew Bray, 41, Winthrop, went out of control a...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 9:21 am
PARISHVILLE -- A Parishville man was charged with obstruction of breathing following a domestic dispute involving a female on Tuesday, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Darik M. Bra...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 9:00 am
The state Senate Monday passed legislation sponsored by Sen. Joseph Griffo (R-Rome) that would set into law eight-year term limits for leadership positions in the Senate and Assembly. The measure, S27...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 8:59 am
St. Lawrence County Head Start is taking applications for the 2015-2016 school year. The program offers school readiness skills, homecooked meals, transportation, health checks, special needs programm...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 8:50 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Mayor Timmy Currier says he wants to do whatever he can to help St. Lawrence NYSARC clients who will soon be out of group homes and sheltered work environments due to a cour...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 6:41 am
The following students graduated from Paul Smith's College Dec. 31, 2014. • Gavin Dominy of Colton, earned a bachelor of science in natural resources management and policy. • Amanda Otis of Ogdensburg...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 6:40 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Political Science Christina Xydias recently received a Carrie Chapman Catt Prize for Research on Women and Politics by the Carrie Chapman Catt Cen...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 6:32 am
CANTON -- A Colton man was charged Tuesday with violating a court order by contacting the protected party via phone calls and text messages, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Harold...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 6:31 am
By earning one point last weekend in NY's Capital District region the Clarkson University Hockey team was able to secure a home-ice berth in the first round of the ECAC Hockey playoffs for the second...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 6:27 am
0232 Patrols responded to a residence on Lawrence Ave. to assist a citizen. 0433 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0752 Patrols responded to a reported three car motor vehicle accident on Main Stre...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 6:24 am
ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey announced today that it has collaborated with ESPN3 to deliver the 2015 ECAC Women's Hockey Semifinals and Championship games live in HD-quality Saturday, March 7 and Sunda...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 5:57 am
The Massena Lady Raiders, coaches and Village Board of Trustees. NorthCountryNow photo by Andy Gardner. MASSENA -- The Village Board of Trustees on Tuesday issued a proclamation congratulating the Ma...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 5:56 am
The North Country Alliance (NCA) Local Development Corporation recently closed a loan of $150,000 to JProulx, Inc. for the development of the new Canton Save-A-Lot store. Store owner Jeff Proulx said...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 5:56 am
POTSDAM – Student radio station WTSC-fm is offering a Clarkson men’s hockey ticket giveaway. To enter the contest, go to their Facebook page, click “like” and share the status at https://www.facebook....
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 5:45 am
POTSDAM -- The following students graduated from Clarkson University Dec. 31, 2014: • Peter Vaillancourt of Potsdam received a bachelor of science degree in physics & applied mathematics and stati...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 5:47 pm
Front, Mattalyn Hazelton, Kellen Havens and Chelsea Richards. Back, Stanley LaFave, Christopher Beaulieu and Alexander Stone. OGDENSBURG -- Patients at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center’s Richard E. Win...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 5:45 pm
North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) joined a group of New York Republican colleagues in committing to vote Tuesday for Department of Homeland Security funding through October. The...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 5:43 pm
MASSENA -- The Town of Massena is taking legal action against St. Lawrence County and its legislature for what Town Supervisor Joseph Gray calls “its misinformed, unilateral decision to change the ter...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 4:14 pm
POTSDAM -- John D. Pearson, Jr., 24, Irish Settlement Road, Canton, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana last week. The St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Office reports that Pearson was charg...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 2:41 pm
Staff and faculty at Canton Central School ‘Go Red for Women’ to raise money to fight heart disease. CANTON -- The Canton National Honor Society recently held a raffle to benefit the “Go Red for Wome...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 2:39 pm
More than 5,000 households in St. Lawrence County could start seeing an average annual property tax break of about $616 per year, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office. If approved, the property tax...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 2:38 pm
Massena and Ogdensburg have tied for eighth place on an Ohio-based corporate real estate magazine’s list of top U.S. "micropolitan areas," ranked by number of new or expanded corporate facility projec...
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