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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 4:45 pm
A change in the way the federal government helps fund wastewater projects could help get backlogged sewer projects in cash-strapped North Country communities “off the backburner.” For the first time i...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 4:43 pm
Assemblywoman Addie Russell (D-Theresa) voted in the Assembly Wednesday in support of a standalone measure designed to codify in New York State law reproductive health care rights guaranteed under fed...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 4:42 pm
By PAUL HETZLER Where agriculture is concerned, dairy is king (or is dairy queen?) in northern New York state. But with the kind of winter we’ve had, I wonder if we shouldn’t start producing other cro...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 11:32 am
State troopers say they charged Madrid and Winthrop motorists with first-offense driving while intoxicated on Sunday. Brianna S. Jones, 23, of Winthrop was charged with DWI and speeding at 1:15 a.m. o...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 11:25 am
WINTHROP -- Volunteers from the North Country Chapter of the American Red Cross provided immediate emergency aid to a family of five following a home fire on state Route 420. The Red Cross says they g...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 11:16 am
EDWARDS -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff deputies say they charged a Frankfurt man with driving while intoxicated following a Saturday night traffic stop on county Route 24. Sean P. Lawless, 55, was ini...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 11:11 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say Ravyn S. Benedict, 18, of Norwich was charged with possession of a fictitious ID at 8:15 p.m. Saturday at CJ's Kegs, Cases and More. She allegedly tried to buy alcohol wi...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 11:09 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they cited nine drivers with traffic violations on Saturday as part of an ongoing crackdown funded by Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office's Traffic Safety Committee. Police say th...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 10:53 am
0115 Traffic stop on Main Street, verbal warning issued. 0117 Traffic stop on Maple Street, verbal warning issued. 0121 Traffic stop on Maple Street, verbal warning issued. 0131 Traffic stop on Market...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 9:12 am
A career-high five goals from sophomore Ryan St. Croix (Camillus, NY) led the Clarkson University Men's Lacrosse team to an 11-9 upset over 18th-ranked Rensselaer on Saturday afternoon. Clarkson now h...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 9:10 am
One day after its five game-winning streak was snapped at RIT, the Clarkson University Women's Lacrosse team bounced back with a 8-7 win over Rochester on Saturday afternoon. Clarkson now holds a 6-2...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 9:09 am
A stellar defensive effort which caused 16 turnovers and limited Union College to only four goals and an opportunistic offense which outscored the Dutchmen 4-1 in the second half lifted St. Lawrence U...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 9:06 am
POTSDAM, N.Y.—The SUNY Potsdam men's lacrosse team (4-2, 1-0 SUNYAC) withstood a late charge from SUNY Geneseo (4-3, 0-1) to down the Blue Knights in its SUNYAC opener 8-7. Freshman attackman Eric Sod...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 9:03 am
POTSDAM, N.Y.—The SUNY Potsdam women's lacrosse team (1-6, 0-1 SUNYAC) fell to Buffalo State (2-5, 1-0) 12-8 in the teams' SUNYAC opener on Saturday afternoon at Maxcy Turf Field. Senior captain Marga...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 9:00 am
Utica, NY – The SUNY Canton men's lacrosse team was unable to overcome an early deficit dropping a 16-3 road contest to host Utica College on Saturday afternoon. Zack Stevenson scored twice for the Pi...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 8:58 am
Bellerose, NY – Sophomore Derek Harkin (Ottawa, ON) tossed a no-hitter in the second game of a twinbill on the road but host St. Joseph's College Brooklyn swept the SUNY Canton baseball team, 5-2 and...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 8:55 am
New Rochelle, NY – The SUNY Canton softball team saw its offense explode en route to a sweep of host College of New Rochelle on Saturday afternoon. The wins improve the Roos to 4-6, while the Blue Ang...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 8:45 am
By JIMMY LAWTON With budget season well underway for St. Lawrence County school districts and still no aid increase in the proposed state budget, local educators are struggling to make ends meet. “Tra...
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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 8:44 am
Fire departments around St. Lawrence County will open their doors to the public as part of the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York’s (FASNY) fifth Recruit NY weekend. Participating departme...
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Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:20 pm
FOWLER -- Joshua R. Daniels, 32, Gouverneur, has had a charge of endangering the welfare of a child added to a charge of burglary in the Jan. 21 theft of drugs from a Gouverneur home. Ashley L. Fuller...
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Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:20 pm
Three drivers, from Ogdensburg, Gouverneur and Plattsburgh, have received tickets alleging driving while intoxicated, and two of them face other charges. Candy M. Locy, 24, Plattsburgh, was charged wi...
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Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:18 pm
Drivers from Madrid, Russell, and Providence, R.I. were in accidents around St. Lawrence County Friday. State police report that Trevor D. Wright, 23, Madrid, had an accident with his vehicle shortly...
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Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 5:20 pm
The annual stocking of trout streams in St. Lawrence County is about to get underway as the traditional spring trout and salmon season starts on April 1. The earliest stocking in the county is usually...
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Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 5:19 pm
OGDENBSURG -- Ogdensburg City School District wants parents to participate in a survey that will help the district develop a homework policy. A committee composed of parents, teachers, administrators...
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Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 5:19 pm
POTSDAM – The village has scheduled another special budget meeting for 2:30 p.m. Monday, March 30 in the Civic Center Board Room for review of the proposed general fund appropriations for the 2015-16...
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