Here are stories posted by NCNow starting with the most recent. To search for a particular story, use the 'Search NorthCountryNow.com' search box to the right.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 8:54 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village board on Tuesday evening discussed starting a registry of rental properties in the village but several of its members said they want it to be a list and not a li...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:02 pm
Giovanni V. Vazquez faces several charges related to a reckless driving incident in Ogdensburg, say police. OGDENSBURG – Police here arrested a man today after they say he drove a vehicle through a ma...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 5:59 pm
The number of non-farm jobs in St. Lawrence County went up by 0.5 percent in August 2017 compared to the same time last year. According to New York State Department of Labor Statistics, the number of...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 5:58 pm
CANTON -- Public Health Director James O. Rich is no longer employed by St. Lawrence County. A St. Lawrence County official confirmed Rich “separated from employment with the county,” but would not co...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 5:56 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, Sept. 19, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • North Woods Outfitters in Potsdam closing its doors • Grandmother o...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 2:57 pm
St. Lawrence County lost 300 jobs in August and the unemployment rate rose to the second highest in the state that month, according to the Department of Labor. The DOL says the county jobless rate was...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 2:56 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Wednesday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Blood drive to take place in Massena • Microchip and rabies clinic...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 2:51 pm
HOPKINTON -- A new Dollar General at 2776 state Route 11B is now open. Dollar General will celebrate the store’s official grand opening on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 8 a.m. with free prizes and special dea...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 2:50 pm
Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center employees recently teamed up with Ogdensburg’s CGSW Racing to provide relief donations for victims of Hurricane Harvey. Above, displaying some of the donated items are C...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 2:20 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged three motorists: • Derrick L. German, 45, of Congress Street, Ogdensburg was charged with inadequate brakelights at 11:30 p.m. Monday on Main Street...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 2:18 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Anthony J. Chicoine, 69, address and hometown not available, with petit larceny at 6:05 p.m. Monday at the police station.
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 2:16 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Jason M. Woodward, 39, of Ober Street, Massena with criminal trespass at 2:15 a.m. Monday on Ober Street.
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 2:15 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Dewey J. Coles, 32, of county Route 55, Brasher Falls with fourth-degree criminal mischief at 5:15 p.m. Monday.
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 11:58 am
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg’s sales tax receipts for August were up compared to August 2016. Last year the city received $276,155 in August. This year the city received $285,869, about $9,000 more. For th...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 11:57 am
Leaves are changing across the North Country as fall approaches, but St. Lawrence County is lagging behind the Adirondack park. Central Adirondacks are showing moderate color change, while eastern Adi...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 11:47 am
101.5 The Fox radio personality Blind Andy is setting up his radio booth for live broadcasting at locations throughout the region this week to raise money for hurricane relief. Blind Andy will set up...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 10:45 am
HARRISVILLE — A Harrisville man was arrested Monday night following an alleged domestic dispute, according to state police. Alex J. McEathron, 26, was charged with third-degree menacing, fourth-degree...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 10:35 am
TUPPER LAKE — State police charged several people with drug possession on State Route 30 Sunday afternoon. Those charged included: • Andrew A. Galls, 22, Merrick • Jack J. Napoli, 22, East Northport •...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 10:34 am
BRASHER — Massena and Winthrop residents were involved in a property-damage accident on Monday morning in the parking lot of Wholesale Furniture, according to state police. The drivers were Sandy L. D...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 10:20 am
POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence Health System has named three Canton-Potsdam Hospital employees of the quarter. Kallie Barnes, Tina Clark, and Dawn Ferguson were nominated by their peers to receive this honor...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:11 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – The drainage issues near Burger King  have been alleviated, according to a public city council update. The item had been an out stander from city’s massive Paterson Street...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:09 am
Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center has two surgical technologists on staff, Kelley Dafoe, left, and Kristina Baker. OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center is joining healthcare organizations across...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:06 am
New York Sen. Charles E. Schumer says many teachers are not taking a tax deduction to help them with out-of-pocket classroom expenses. The “Teacher Tax Deduction” became a permanent part of the tax co...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:32 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged three motorists with driving infractions on Monday. Those charged included: • Robert M. Fraser, 85, was cited for failure to yield right-of -way on a right...
More >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:29 am
0719 Parking problem on Missouri Avenue 0819 Traffic stop on Lawrence Avenue 0820 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0919 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1018 Traffic stop on Pine Street 1033 Tra...
More >>