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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:53 am
OGDENSBURG - Ogdensburg City Council will consider a resolution Thursday to participate in the committee aimed at implementing the recently completed Blueway Trail plan. The Oswegatchie River Blueway...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:52 am
CANTON -- Applications for the fall 2016 semester are at a three-year high at SUNY Canton. The college has received nearly 3,000 freshman applications, approximately 20 percent more than in 2015, acco...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:52 am
OGDENSBURG -- Denise Barse has been appointed to serve on the Ogdensburg Boys & Girls Club Board. Barse will work with other board members to advance the Boys & Girls Club mission and maintain...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:52 am
Here are the top five NorthCountryNow stories for Wednesday, Feb. 10, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Police waiting for official autopsy report of Massena roadway death...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:51 am
GOUVERNEUR -- Marthalyn Sweet was named to Susquehanna University's dean's list for the fall 2015 semester. The deans list recognizes students who achieve a grade point average of 3.4 or higher out of...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:38 pm
Massena Drug-Free Community Coalition coordinator Felicia Neahr, left, presents an award to Massena Mayor Tim Currier for his work toward preventing drug abuse. MASSENA -- The Northern Tier Provider'...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:37 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is urging the federal government to block a proposed acquisition of First Niagara by Key Bank. Key Bank has branches in Massena, Canton, Potsdam, Ogdensburg, Winthrop and Gouverneur,...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:34 pm
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- A family with ties to Potsdam is looking to create a commercial kitchen to better connect local food with schools, colleges, grocery stores and the community. Construction i...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:33 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce will host their River Shiver Feb. 13 to 20 with the Polar Plunge, a battle re-enactment and a prime rib dinner. Polar Plunge The chamber’s 10th...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 3:11 pm
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- The Barber Shop, 6548 State Highway 56, will offer a second location for haircuts and shaves downtown with the goal of moving permanently to Main Street. Casey Dillon, a Pot...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 3:10 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The City of Ogdensburg is reassessing properties in the Proctor Avenue neighborhoods for the upcoming tax roll. There will be an informational meeting on the reassessment Feb. 23 at 6:30...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 3:08 pm
LAKE PLACID -- The Potsdam U12 Icestorm struck gold this past weekend at the 2016 Empire State Games in Lake Placid. The Icestorm came back from a two-goal deficit to outlast the Hamberg Hawks in the...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 11:43 am
The interns are, from left, Paul Ward, Jenesse Watson, Emily Giordano, Liz Johnson and Keri Dempsey. CANTON -- Cornell Cooperative Extension has expanded its Youth and Family Internship program for 2...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 11:42 am
OGDENSBURG -- A new radiation oncologist is practicing at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center.Kotlove Dr. Dennis Kotlove will work at the Richard E. Winter Cancer Center. Kotlove comes to Claxton-Hepburn f...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 11:39 am
OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg man hopes to rezone vacant lots on the St. Lawrence River with hopes of developing them. Ogdensburg City Council will discuss a potential zoning change when it meets Thursd...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 10:54 am
State police reportedly charged five people with drug possession. Those charged include: HAMMOND — A Hogansburg man was charged with drug possession following a traffic stop on State Highway 37, accor...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 10:52 am
MASSENA — A Massena man was charged with driving while ability impaired by alcohol on Perkins Road early Wednesday morning, according to state police. George E. Ruffin, 55, was charged with DWAI: alco...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 10:52 am
BRASHER — A Brasher Falls man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation on County Road 38 Tuesday evening, according to state police. Terry A. Lamay, 25, was charged with second-degree aggravat...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 10:51 am
MORRISTOWN — A Morristown resident was charged Tuesday with harassment following a complaint first reported to state police Feb. 9. John E. Carpenter, 35, was charged with second-degree harassment: ph...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 10:50 am
POTSDAM — A Brasher Falls resident was involved in a property-damage accident on State Highway 56 Tuesday morning, according to state police. Lonnie G. Cook, 53, was the driver. The accident took plac...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 9:04 am
St. Lawrence University's men's hockey team will join Quinnipiac and Hockey East's Vermont and Massachusetts in the second annual Friendship Four Tournament to be held in Belfast, Northern Ireland, it...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 9:02 am
The Clarkson University Hockey team has put together an impressive run in the New Year. The Golden Knights, guided fifth-year head coach Casey Jones and assistants Phil Roy '00 and Josh Hauge, are one...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 8:48 am
PIERREPONT -- The Pierrepont Volunteer Fire Department, 62 Old County Rd., Canton, will hold fish fries each Friday during lent beginning Feb. 12 from 4 to 7 p.m. The cost is $10 and is served take-ou...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 8:39 am
MASSENA -- Tickets for the Winter Chill Montreal Canadiens Alumni game Feb. 14 at Massena Arena are available for $20 in advance at the arena box office and $25 at the door. Two teams from Massena and...
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 8:34 am
St. Lawrence County residents should expect 2 to 4 inches of snow, according to the National Weather Service. A hazardous weather outlook was posted by the weather service as 1 to 2 inches of snow are...
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