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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 9:58 am
HERMON – Three St. Lawrence County residents were charged with drug possession on Main Street on Tuesday afternoon, according to state police. Charged with unlawful possession of marijuana were: Storm...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 9:57 am
CANTON – A Massena man was charged Tuesday with felony drug possession stemming from an incident first reported to state police on Jan. 20, according to state police. Troopers say they charged Damion...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 9:13 am
Photo by Don Straight, Brasher Falls. Add State Rt. 11C to the list of state road closures in St. Lawrence County. Rt. 11C, which runs from Stockholm Center to Brasher Falls, crosses the West Branch...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 7:07 am
Pictured, from left are OFA guidance counselor Kathy Verville, Ogdensburg Chamber executive director Laura Pearson, OFA principal Pamela Luckie, Ogdensburg Chamber president Michael Brashaw, Snyder...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 7:03 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University professor Michael Twiss has been appointed to the Great Lakes Science Advisory Board's Research Coordination Committee for three years. Twiss has 25 years of research e...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:27 am
POTSDAM -- A Canton woman was ticketed Tuesday evening following a property-damage accident on Market Street, according to Potsdam police. Kimberly Zeller, no age given, was cited for failure to yield...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:24 am
0138 Patrol responded to a fire alarm at the Ross/Brooks dorm on the Clarkson Campus. 0240 Patrol completed multiple record checks on individuals for other agencies. 0305 Patrols investigated the repo...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:01 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg native and television actor Mark Valley presented plans for a new walking trail on behalf of the Fort De La Presentation Association Monday at City Hall. Vall...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:01 am
Several bills that would have modified the controversial NY SAFE Act are being held by the state government's Codes Committee and Assemblyman Marc Butler is accusing them of doing it intentionally to...
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:01 am
POTSDAM -- Registration for courses at SUNY Potsdam this summer is now open. Over 150 courses are available. People may take courses towards a degree, or in subject matter that interests them, or to s...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 5:32 pm
MASSENA -- A high temperature record was set at Massena Monday, but there will be no high temp records today. Massena’s high was 82 at about 3 p.m. at the airport, a record for April 14, according to...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 5:31 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- City residents will no longer be able to turn right on red at two State Street intersections. At a meeting Monday, city councilors voted unanimously to create three-way s...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 5:30 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County Legislators have agreed to hire an additional public defender at an operations committee meeting Monday. According to the resolution approved by the committee, the additi...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 5:29 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The tax levy increase under the village's 2014-2015 spending plan has been pared down to 6.3 percent, according to Village Treasurer Julie Sharlow. The original budget calle...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 5:20 pm
OGDENSBURG – City officials have closed another section of the Maple City Trail as the Oswegatchie River continues to flood. The section of the Maple City Trail from the Lake Street Pedestrian Bridge...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 3:07 pm
CANTON -- A state of emergency has been declared in St. Lawrence County due to flooding and will remain in effect for up to five days. In addition, two local emergency orders are also in effect in the...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 2:38 pm
w/ two mugs: gibsonmug and dalemug apr. '14 Two St. Lawrence County residents attending SUNY Canton recently received the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence. Lydia C. Dale of Norwood and Meghan P....
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 2:36 pm
POTSDAM -- Canton-Potsdam Hospital has successfully completed reaccreditation by DNV GL – Healthcare. By earning accreditation, CPH has demonstrated it meets or exceeds patient safety standards set fo...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 2:33 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Residents hoping to get their brush picked up by the city can expect changes in the near future. City councilors agreed Monday to try a new schedule for curbside pickup o...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 2:30 pm
CANTON -- SUNY Canton will host the Special Olympics New York North Country Region annual Summer Games on Saturday, May 3. The event features 175 athletes participating in track, field and basketball...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 1:24 pm
• Judith A. Ellison, 23, of 4 River Rd., Norfolk was cited with disorderly conduct at 9:02 p.m. Monday on Willow Street. • Donald A. Dow, 25, of 498 S. Main St., Massena was arrested on a violation of...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 11:38 am
POTSDAM -- Twenty five people attended a grant-writing workshop on April 2 at the Potsdam Public Library's computer center. Attendees included representatives from local townships, historical associa...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 11:33 am
Congressional candidate Aaron Woolf raised more than $205,000 in forty days, having established his fundraising account with the Federal Elections Commission on February 21, 2014. Combined with a per...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 11:32 am
By CRAIG FREILICH County emergency officials are warning of the potential for more flooding today in several places in the county, some of which are causing concern for them. A section of State Rt. 42...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 10:24 am
Friday April 11, 2014 Kathleen M. Rieger DOB: 11/16/61 Garden City, NY 1:33 AM on W Main St for the charge of Speeding in Zone ( 46/30 ). Riegler was issued a UTT returnable in court on 4/23/14. Eli...
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