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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 9:14 am
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG – Debate over the recently named Steven J. Barlow Track and Field Complex at Ogdensburg Free Academy continued at Monday’s Board of Education meeting, which also saw th...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 9:14 am
FOWLER — Fowler resident Barbara Finnie will announce her candidacy for District 6 St. Lawrence County legislator tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Fowler Town Hall. District 6 includes the towns of Clifton...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 9:14 am
North Country Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, is launching a program that encourages St. Lawrence County residents and visitors to promote events and places they visit by documenting it on...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 8:36 am
HERMON — Marissa Johnson of Hermon was named to Husson University's president's list for the Spring 2018 semester. Johnson is a senior who is currently enrolled in in the psychology program. Students...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 8:34 am
CANTON — Colin Jenkins of Canton has been named to the University of Delaware's dean's list for the spring 2018 semester. To meet eligibility requirements for the dean's list, a student must be enroll...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 8:32 am
OGDENSBURG -- Emily Bush of Ogdensburg was named recipient of the Elmira College Emerson Liscum Diven Prize at this year's Commencement exercises. The Prize is awarded annually to a senior who has hig...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 6:20 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions on Wednesday. Those charged included: • Ciara N. Gonyeau, 32, Potsdam, was charged at 2:01 a.m. on Market Street...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 6:14 am
0004 Traffic stop on Clinton Street 0044 Traffic stop on Depot Street 0157 Intoxicated subject on Market Street 0201 Traffic stop on Market Street 0207 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0939 Found P...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 5:48 am
A bill to help local volunteer fire department members complete certain training requirements more easily has been approved in the Assembly and now the Senate and is headed to the governor’s desk for...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 5:48 am
CANTON — Registration for the Canton Pee Wee Fall Soccer program for children entering Pre-k through 6th grade is now open. The 2018 season starts Aug. 13 and runs through Sept. 21. The cost is $50 pe...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 8:06 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Town Supervisor Steve O'Shaughnessy at Wednesday night's Town Council meeting said the plan to find a permanent Massena Memorial Hospital chief executive is to move quickly...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 5:57 pm
By MATT LINDSEY HOPKINTON – Although lawyers for wind farm developer Avangrid acknowledged that they have ceased development efforts for the North Ridge Wind Project, wind talks were the hot topic at...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 5:55 pm
The state Senate has approved a legislative resolution detailing funding in support of numerous efforts around New York State to combat Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, according to Senator Betty L...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 5:53 pm
Tedra Cobb’s campaign for Congress says its fundraising is outpacing her opponents in the runup to the June 26 democratic primary. Cobb reported raising $69,593.57 for the period from April 1 until Ju...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:48 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Stephanie J. Rousaw, 58, of Woodlawn Avenue, Massena with two misdemeanor counts of petit larceny at 2:55 p.m. Tuesday at the village police station. Police...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:45 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they picked up two people on warrants on Tuesday: • Charles J. Hill, 38, of Liberty Avenue, Massena was picked up on a Franklin County warrant at 7:56 p.m. on Liberty Ave...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:44 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged the following people with traffic-related counts: • Wayne L. Murdie, 33, of Depot Street, Massena was charged with unlicensed driver and uninspected motor ve...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:01 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Parks & Recreation Department invites people to apply for the Ogdensburg Arts Council. The commission consists of up to seven volunteer citizens, who work with city st...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 2:57 pm
WADDINGTON — Waddington Kunoco Food Mart/IGA store, 150 Lincoln Ave., will close June 22, according to owners Stephen and Jacquelyn Kuno The Kunos also own Kuno Oil Company and other Kunoco stores aro...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 2:56 pm
By ANDY GARDNER Editor’s note: The director of the New York State Health Department, Howard Zucker, on June 18 said the DOH is expected to release a report advocating recreational marijuana legalizati...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 2:55 pm
MADRID — Madrid resident Kaitlin Tyndall will formally announce her candidacy for the District 8 St. Lawrence County legislator seat tonight at 6:15 p.m. at the Hepburn Library of Madrid, 11 Church St...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 11:32 am
HAMMOND – State police arrested a Hammond woman who wanted in Tennessee for stealing a vehicle. Troopers charged Ashley E. Cochran, 33, of Hammond, after they were called to Sand Street Road for a rep...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 11:31 am
Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, announced legislation she co-sponsored aimed at helping agribusinesses and small, family-owned businesses in rural communities grow has passed both the Assem...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 11:30 am
Sports, recreation Summer solstice campfire CANTON: Thursday, 7-9 p.m., Watchmiester Field Station, St. Lawrence University campus, stories, short talk about foraging, “wild s’mores" featuring differe...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 11:27 am
    North Country Now photo by Andy Gardner. By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village will hold a public hearing next month before voting on a declaration that the former Massena School of Business, 22...
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