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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:46 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- Police Chief Mark Murray believes that ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft might be providing service in the village and, if so, they could be “operating outside local ord...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:43 am
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD — Last year Norwood-Norfolk Central School’s food service department, which supports itself, dealt with over $7,000 in unpaid lunches. “Last year there was $7,000 that we had t...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:42 am
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD -- The food service department at Norwood-Norfolk Central is now offering healthy choice food options for classroom birthday parties and other celebrations. “Other districts al...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:40 am
MASSENA -- The mayor and a trustee recently looked at a lot on South Raquette Road for residents to bring brush and leaves. Meanwhile, residents can still bring them to the old DPW on South Main Stree...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:51 am
FINE — An Oswegatchie man was charged with harassment Monday stemming from a complaint reported to state police July 19. James P. Stories, 40, was charged with second-degree harassment at 4L38 p.m. on...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:51 am
NORFOLK — A Norfolk woman was charged with disorderly conduct on Tuesday stemming from a report of an offense against a public order, according to state police. Faith J. LaRocque, 36, was charged cite...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:50 am
NORFOLK — A Massena man was charged with drug possession on SH 56 Tuesday evening, according to state police. Nolan W. Pernice, 19, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and operating a mo...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:50 am
MASSENA -- New York Power Authority crews will begin to remove the docks and buoys along the St. Lawrence River in the vicinity of its St. Lawrence-FDR Power Project beginning the week of Oct. 23. Doc...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:50 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — A local landlord on Tuesday told the village board that he thinks their proposed rental registry is going too far and is “a personal affront.” The board is in the process of...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:50 am
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam has been approved to offer SUNY's first baccalaureate program in the rapidly growing field of geographic information science. Beginning this fall, SUNY Potsdam will offer a bac...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 7:13 am
POTSDAM — A Canton man was arrested after allegedly leaving a child unattended in a vehicle for a significant amount of time, according to Potsdam police. Police received a report from a business on M...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:41 am
NORWOOD -- Norwood-Norfolk Elementary School has recognized students of the month for September in the second, third and fourth grade classes. They are, from left, in front, M. Dufresne, X. Niedermai...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:39 am
0003 Traffic Stop on Outer Maple Street 0020 Traffic Stop on Leroy Street 0559 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0654 Animal Complaint on Larnard Street 0949 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0958...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:02 am
North Country Showcase is moving to the former Express store at St. Lawrence Centre. MASSENA -- The North Country Showcase, which opened in July selling local products, is more than tripling its spac...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:02 am
CANTON -- The Canton Fire Department has three new members. Jordan Favro, Valerie Clark and Bobbi Snyder were approved as department members by the village board at their meeting Monday, Oct. 16.  
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 8:00 pm
MASSENA -- The village board will hold public hearings for three proposed code changes governing the use of fireworks, outdoor gas-fueled fire pits and a the housing code. The hearings will be Nov. 21...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 5:35 pm
POTSDAM -- In its non-partisan series, Conversations with Candidates, North Country Matters, usually focus on contested races of local interest. The two races that meet that criteria this election sea...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 5:33 pm
North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is endorsing Gary Pasqua for St. Lawrence County district attorney. Pasqua is running as a Republican against Democrat James Monroe. “The people of St. Lawre...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 5:32 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Hoping to reduce the number of accidents at intersection of Greene and Paterson streets, the Department of Public Works will implement parking limits and add new signage....
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 5:30 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- A longtime Haggerty Road resident is concerned that the rising number of children playing in that quiet section of the village and the seemingly increasing speed of some d...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 4:13 pm
On Oct. 6, police charged Brian A. Stowell, 31, of Brasher Falls with felony counts of driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated and first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation,...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 2:36 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Area Zonta Club held its sixth Witches Night Out fundraiser recently at the Freight House Restaurant. All proceeds from this event will benefit Ogdensburg Area Zonta Club...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 2:35 pm
More than 1.2 million metric tons of iron ore passed through the St. Lawrence Seaway in September, providing a boost to overall shipping tonnage for the Seaway system, according to the Chamber of Mari...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 2:34 pm
By MATT LINDSEY HOPKINTON -- Voters in Hopkinton were left to wonder where some of their representatives stand on the proposed wind farm following a spirited town council meeting last night. Hopkinton...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 12:35 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged five drivers on Monday: • Alexandria B. Fouquet, 27, of Maple Street was charged with uninspected motor vehicle at 12:13 p.m. Monday on North Main Street. •...
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