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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 8:11 am
Caitlin Syphurs hit two home runs and Allie Courtwright threw a three-hit shutout to lead the St. Lawrence University softball team to a 12-0 win over crosstown rival SUNY Canton in a non-league game...
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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:40 am
WADDINGTON -- Austin Scott of Waddington was one of 60 WPI Spring student-athletes to earn NEWMAC Academic All-Conference honors. Led by 15 three-time honorees, 60 WPI spring student-athletes across f...
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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:06 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged two motorists with driving infractions on Thursday. Those charged included: • Dana J. Retherford, 59, Plattsburgh, was cited for inadequate head lamps at 8:...
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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:04 am
0003 Suspicious subject on Maple Street 0730 Animal complaint on Pleasant Street 1012 Records check at 38 Main Street 1252 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1332 MV-78 form completed 1340 Juvenile c...
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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 5:59 am
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD -- The Norwood-Norfolk Board of Education approved summer schools for special education students as well as elementary students for this year. The approval came at the district...
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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 5:59 am
OGDENSBURG — An Ogdensburg man was charged with possessing a stolen dirt bike on Monday stemming from a complaint first reported on Oct. 24, 2016, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies....
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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 5:59 am
Norma Jean Coloton and Kathy Flanagan, of the St. Lawrence County Cancer Fund, present $10,000 to Amy Perretta (center) of Advanced Illness Management (AIM), a program of Hospice and Palliative Care...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 5:33 pm
POTSDAM -- Gift certificates to local eateries and businesses, free golf passes and a helicopter ride for two are some of the more than 50 items featured in the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 spri...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 5:32 pm
The state Senate recently passed a proposed state constitutional amendment that would enable local governments to access a “health and safety” landbank for bridge, highway and drinking water projects...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 5:31 pm
By MATT LINDSEY CANTON -- Canton Central School Superintendent William Gregory says he is happy this year’s budget will allow the school to be able to sustain nearly 20 teaching positions added last y...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 3:55 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people with possessing controlled substances and needles: • Victoria L. Middlemiss, 30, of Butternut Road, Potsdam was charged with seventh-degr...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 3:52 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Kimberly R. White, 53, of Somerset Avenue, Massena with criminal obstruction of breathing and two counts of second-degree harassment at 1:55 p.m. Wednesday a...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 2:53 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Allen J. Oshier, 32, of Maple Street, Massena with a warrant at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday at his residence.
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 2:43 pm
Updated at 3:20 p.m. to include statement from District Attorney Mary Rain POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary Rain, won't seek reelection. Her announcement comes on the heels of an...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 2:36 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON Rep. Elise Stefanik, Republican, is co-sponsoring a bill that could reduce St. Lawrence County’s property tax burden by $24 million. The Property Tax Reduction Act would put extreme pr...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 2:35 pm
BRASHER -- St. Lawrence County officials are asking residents and visitors to stay off the Brasher Community Connector Trail until it is ready. Legislators Tony Arquiett, District 13 and Joel LaPierre...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 2:33 pm
  RUSSELL -- To celebrate what they call “Youth Art Month,” the art department, faculty, staff, and students of Edwards-Knox Central School created a huge school color wheel. Students were assigned a...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 1:54 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently gave traffic tickets to two people: • James R. Brothers Jr., 29, of state Route 310, Madrid was charged with uninspected motor vehicle at 3:10 p.m. Wednesda...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 1:47 pm
OSWEGATCHIE -- State police say they charged Dennis R. Poirer, 54, of Chateaugay with fourth-degree grand larceny, felony, at 2:45 p.m. Wednesday at 831 Farker Road in Adams. Police said the charge st...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 11:52 am
POTSDAM — Two Potsdam residents were inducted into the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi at Clarkson University. Shea Tiley and Morgan Johnson received the honor. These residents are among approximately...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 11:39 am
POTSDAM -- Joy (MacDonald) Dorf and her husband, Richard, recently received the 2017 Roger B. Linden Distinguished Service Award for their “generous support” of SUNY Potsdam, according to the school....
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 11:38 am
MASSENA -- Two village residents are facing felony charges after allegedly breaking into a home and stealing weapons, according to village police. Thomas I. Borsellino, 28, of 180 Jefferson Ave., Mass...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 11:37 am
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education voted in favor of the 2017-2018 BOCES administrative budget on Monday. The tentative budget approved by the bo...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 9:35 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged a man Wednesday for allegedly leaving a one-year old child alone in an apartment for an extended period of time. Kurt C. Lookabaugh, 18, Stafford Spring, Con...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 9:35 am
MASSENA -- Five candidates will seek four seats on the Massena Central School board. The candidates are Shawn Hubbard, David LaClair Jr., Robert LeBlanc, Loren Fountaine and Mark Goodfellow. Seats up...
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