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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 11:56 am
POTSDAM — A drug deal gone bad Thursday led to one person being stabbed and two others being jailed, according to Potsdam police. Potsdam police responded to a 911 call from a person reporting an arme...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 11:52 am
BRASHER — A Hogansburg woman was charged with driving while intoxicated on Dullea Road following a property-damage accident, according to state police. Danielle M. Cole-Lazore, 42, was charged with fi...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 11:51 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — Changes at the state level means schools, including Massena Central, will be moving away from the Common Core teaching standards, Superintendent Patrick Brady told the Board...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 11:47 am
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG – The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education addressed a number of matters relating to district personnel at Monday’s meeting. The retirement of secondary s...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 11:31 am
HERMON —A Hermon woman was charged with a felony following an alleged domestic dispute Friday morning, according to state police. Larissa M. Carlin, 27, was charged with an aggravated family offense a...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 11:31 am
MASSENA — A New Jersey man was charged with criminal possession of stolen property on U.S. Highway 11 Thursday night, according to state police. Richard V. Persaud, 19, was charged with felony at 5:10...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 8:49 am
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG – The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education accepted the 2016-17 school year audit completed by Pinto, Mucenski, Hooper, Van House, & Co., CPA, P.C. at...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 8:49 am
CANTON – The village board appointed three people to an ethics committee at their meeting Oct. 16. James Norminton, Mike Crowe and Claudia McDonald will form the body. Village trustee Sean O’Brien sai...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 8:49 am
POTSDAM -- The village Board of Trustees has approved the nomination of a new member of the Potsdam Fire Department. Following a vote by department members and a successful physical examination, Jessi...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 7:32 am
From left, back, Amanda Ives, Seth Gilbert, Jaron Belmore, and High School Principal Robin Fetter; front, Sydney Daniels and Vanessa Perry. NORWOOD -- Norwood-Norfolk Central School September High Sc...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 7:30 am
2017-18 Senior National Honor Society members are, from left, front, Haley Newman, Ally LaFlair, Hunter Dean, Emma Trulock; second row, Katelyn Flanagan, Lizzy Christy, Elisa Sergi (president), Oli...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:27 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a man Thursday morning following a two vehicle property-damage accident on Clarkson Avenue. Samuel T. Anderson, 20, Natick, Mass., was cited for failure to...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:25 am
0018 Assist Citizen on Cottage Street 0040 Alarm at 150 Elm Street 0043 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0046 Assist Potsdam Rescue 0212 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0434 Potsdam Rescue disp...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:13 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- A troubled portion of the town sewer system on Highland Road is prompting the town board to look at converting the town’s sewer districts into one. Dennis Kemmison, who mana...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:13 am
CANTON -- The village board has approved sending surplus Department of Public Works equipment to a municipal equipment auction slated for Oct. 22. The equipment to be sent includes an old chipper truc...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:13 am
North Country Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, has praised late Potsdam Mayor Ruth Garner as “a legend” and a “trailblazing” public servant. Garner, who was still a village trustee at 101 ye...
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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:13 am
MASSENA -- There will be a Disney Halloween show on Oct. 21 at the Massena VFW, East Hatfield Street. The host will be local drag performer Amber Skyy and will include special guest performers. The fa...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:30 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — The overall graduation rate at Massena Central has gone down in the last three years, director of Curriculum Stephanie Allen told the Board of Education on Thursday night. Sh...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:24 pm
MASSENA -- The Nov. 7 Board of Trustees meeting is being moved to Nov. 8 due to Election Day. The meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. in the Town Hall’s second floor board room.
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:23 pm
POTSDAM -- Village police have arrested suspects in a Thursday afternoon armed robbery at Collegiate Village that left a victim injured. An email alert to SUNY Potsdam students from school officials s...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:23 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg’s early tentative budget would raise the tax rate from $19.67 to $19.68 per $1,000 of assessed value and cut seven positions though attrition, but changes to t...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:22 pm
The Tragically Hip at their final concert in Kingston, Ontario on Aug. 20, 2016. Singer Gord Downie, center, died of brain cancer on Tuesday. From left, guitarist Bobby Baker, guitarist Paul Langlois...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 3:45 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they cited a dozen motorists between Monday and Wednesday: • Elizabeth M. McGregor, 24, of Bayley Road, Massena was charged with suspended registration at 1:17 p.m. Wedne...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 3:43 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Juan A. Tirado, 44, of Boynton Street, Massena with resisting arrest, second-degree harassment, second-degree unlawful imprisonment, fourth-degree criminal m...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 3:39 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Kinsley M. Robert, 26, street address not available, Massena with second-degree criminal contempt, resisting arrest, second-degree harassment and criminal po...
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