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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 4:56 pm
By MATT LINDSEY CANTON – A community-funded organization recently opened offering free pregnancy tests, counseling, support groups and educational materials to those facing a pregnancy decision. Viabl...
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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 4:54 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Mayor Tim Currier’s Core of the Community program is expected to launch in the fall and will make grants available to downtown businesses looking to improve their spaces and...
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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 4:52 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Recently, Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center’s Agarwal Renal Center was awarded a plaque for the achievement of the 5-Diamond Patient Safety Program. The 5-Diamond Patient Safety Program, cr...
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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 10:54 am
Warm weather will continue today across St. Lawrence County as the temperature could rise in to the 80s. On Sunday the county may get some relief from the recent dry weather as up to a half-inch of ra...
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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 10:45 am
LISBON -- State police investigated a one vehicle accident in Lisbon July 30 at 4:14 a.m., according to state police. Francis S. Peters, 44, of Mexico was the driver. No injuries were reported.
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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 10:41 am
STOCKHOLM -- A Norfolk man faces multiple charges after allegedly driving drunk at 2:44 a.m. Saturday on State Route 11C. Jason A. Clark, 41, was charged with failure to keep right, moving from lane u...
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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 10:36 am
MASSENA -- A Hogansburg teen was charged with pot possession at 8 p.m. July 25 near the international bridge, according to state police. The teen, who was not identified by state police, was charged...
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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 10:21 am
OGDENSBURG -- A Canton man was charged with driving drunk at 2:22 a.m. Saturday, according to state police. Joseph Benjamin, 49, was charged with driving while intoxicated on Linden Street. He was rel...
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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 10:16 am
OGDENSBURG -- A DeKalb Junction man was charged with drunken driving at 11:34 p.m. July 29, according to state police. Philip T. LaBrake, 37, was charged with driving while intoxicated on New York Ave...
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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 10:05 am
Matthew J. Green, 20, of Massena was charged with operating a motor vehicle while using a cellphone Friday at 4:45 p.m., according to police. Green was issued a ticketed after patrol observed him oper...
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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 8:38 am
By CRAIG FREILICH A Jefferson County agency that helps the homeless is taking ownership of three transitional housing facilities for 49 men and women in Canton and Ogdensburg and a 32-unit family hous...
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Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 8:37 am
POTSDAM -- The village Department of Public Works is asking residents to avoid parking on Waverly Street between Garden and Broad streets on Aug. 1. Curbing will be installed on the east side of that...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 5:40 pm
Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell visits with Ernie LaBaff, president emeritus of the Aluminum, Brick and Glass Workers International Union. Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, has been endorsed...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 5:36 pm
Christopher Lenney’s photographic skills were appreciated by series founder Joe Liotta when he captured a panoramic view of the audience from a vantage point above the roof of the bandshell.  NORWO...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 3:09 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Echoing warnings made at the county level in May, Ogdensburg Assessor Bruce Green says major changes will take place to the state’s STAR tax exemption. Green shared the n...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 3:08 pm
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Environmental Conservation Officers (ECOs) seized more than 1,100 pounds of undersized lobsters from Price Chopper in three different...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 3:07 pm
POTSDAM – St. Lawrence County Arts raised 75 percent of their fundraising goal for their photography studio crowdfunding campaign at AdirondackGives.org. The online campaign closed on July 17. Donatio...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 11:36 am
LAWRENCE -- A Nicholville man was charged after driving recklessly, including driving on both shoulders of the road and driving 20 mph over the speed limit Thursday night, according to state police. H...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 11:35 am
DEKALB JUNCTION -- A GoFundMe page has been created soliciting donations for the family of a 13-year-old boy who died Wednesday, July 27, from injuries caused by a UTV accident. Grant J. Woodrow, 13,...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 11:32 am
Above are participants in the 2015 Chippewa Bay Poker Run. Photo by Bruce Dana Photography. CHIPPEWA BAY -- The Chippewa Bay Poker Run will go toward new kayak launch sites in the Chippewa Bay-Hammon...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:23 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently made several arrests in separate cases: • Joseph S. Goldy, 39, of Water Street, Massena was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:18 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people with traffic violations: • Michael J. Skaggs, 34, of Clark Street, Norfolk was charged with driving over markings at 6:19 a.m. Wednesday...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:10 am
POTSDAM — Two Potsdam men and a Massena man were charged Thursday following a larceny complaint Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. • David P. Lashomb, 32, was charged with sixth-degree co...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:09 am
LAWRENCE — A North Lawrence woman was charged Thursday stemming from a neighborhood trouble complaint first reported to state police June 24. Marcia V. Larkin, 58, was charged with second-degree haras...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 9:01 am
GOUVERNEUR – A Gouverneur woman was jailed July 22 after being arrested for driving while ability impaired by drugs and then refusing to exit a police car following a courtesy ride, according to Gouve...
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