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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 10:34 am
POTSDAM -- A Massena man was charged Dec. 24 with harassment stemming from a complaint first reported to state police Dec. 10. William P. Rochefort, 20, was charged with second-degree harassment: phys...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 9:02 am
A hacker group by the name Lizard Squad caused network outages on Christmas Day for Playstation Network (PSN) and Xbox Live gamers all across the world including those in St. Lawrence County. Gamers w...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 9:02 am
Corning Canton plant department head Mike Walenta, left, and CHMC Foundation executive director Jim Michaels. OGDENSBURG -- Corning, Inc. recently donated $2,500 to the Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 8:45 am
0730 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0745 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0837 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0848 Burglar alarm at a store on Market Street. 1219 Potsdam Rescue dispat...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 7:08 am
POTSDAM -- Gerald Lee Ratliff, SUNY Potsdam’s associate vice president for academic affairs, was the invited keynote speaker at the 2014 International Humanities, Literature, Cultures and Arts Global...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 7:02 am
A former Canton man serving with the U.S. Marine Corps was recently promoted to captain after returning from an overseas deployment. “During his tour, Tulloch showed exemplary teaching techniques and...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 5:54 am
Teens HELP staff members Zach Clark, left, and Kelly Johnson-Eilola, right, recently met Dr. Ruth, center, at a sex education conference in New Jersey. POTSDAM -- Teens HELP, which serves youth in St...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 5:54 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton is accepting nominations for the 2015 College Council Distinguished Citizen Award. The college has given this award annually since 1976 in recognition of exceptional and distingu...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 5:54 am
St. Lawrence County residents can participate in a research project on wild turkey survival to help improve the management of the game bird, according to New York State Department of Environmental Con...
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Friday, December 26, 2014 - 5:37 am
A 7-year-old girl from Massena was recently honored by the US Combat Dojo. Katelyn Marie Benham was named student of the year. “Katelyn is the perfect example of a great martial artist,” said her ins...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 4:10 pm
WADDINGTON -- The 2015 Bassmaster Elite Series schedule is set including the July 30-Aug. 2 tournament on the St. Lawrence River at Waddington. A year and a half ago, the Bass Anglers Sportsman Societ...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 4:09 pm
CANTON -- Kiplinger’s Personal Finance has included St. Lawrence University in its list of best values in private colleges, the school said. Kiplinger’s list of 200 colleges includes 100 private unive...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 4:08 pm
By PAUL HETZLER Recently, I heard there are gum trees abound in northern New York state. I couldn’t believe it until the person making this claim produced a pack of gum that was “made from northern ha...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 4:02 pm
POTSDAM -- Lavalley Transportation Inc. recently donated to the Potsdam Holiday fund. The donation will help the Potsdam Holiday Fund provide winter clothing and food to more than 500 children in Pots...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 10:55 am
No white Christmas this year. Breeziness and wet conditions will prevail in St. Lawrence County today as a high wind warning and a flood watch are posted for the St. Lawrence Valley. Gusts as high as...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 10:18 am
PIERREPONT -- Jeremy S. Clough, 26, Potsdam, was charged Wednesday with fourth-degree criminal mischief in connection with an incident reported to state police Nov. 27. Clough was held on $5,000 bail,...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 10:17 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- Zachary A. Corkins, 21, Ogdensburg, was charged by state police early Thursday for alleged unauthorized use of a vehicle: without owner's consent. He was issued an appearance ticket for...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 8:13 am
POTSDAM POLICE DEPARTMENT BLOTTER 0046 Traffic Stop completed – Verbal warning issued. 0240 Medical alarm at Debra Drive, unfounded. 1231 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 1425 Potsdam Rescue dispa...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 7:23 am
Cigarette smoking among upstate New Yorkers has steadily declined since 2004, but smoking rates continue to be higher than state and national averages, according to a new Excellus BlueCross BlueShield...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 7:22 am
Many people in St. Lawrence County and around the state will be heading back to stores for returns of gifts, and the Better Business Bureau in New York has some tips for returns. While all of us have...
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Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 7:17 am
NORWOOD -- National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) Chapter 1696 members held their annual holiday meeting at the Lobster House recently. Carl Desalvatore, District Vice Presi...
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Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 2:21 pm
By ANDY GARDNER Following the recent high-profile cases of the deaths of two black men at the hands of white police officers, national attention has focused on relations between law enforcement and th...
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Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 2:19 pm
From left, Liz Brassard of the Odd Fellows, RiverLedge program director Larry Worden and Devon Crosby, a student volunteer at RiverLedge. OGDENSBURG -- The International Order of Odd Fellows recently...
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Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 2:18 pm
Caleb Froats, Benjamin Rumble, Aidan Demers, Elmer Isaiah, Joey Doelger, and Reece Belmore of Waddington Cub Scout Pack 38. Photo submitted by Katie Logan. WADDINGTON – At their December pack meeting...
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Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 2:16 pm
Children from across St. Lawrence County as well as the rest of the world can track Santa Claus’ progress online as they eagerly await Christmas morning. The Santa Operations Center will provide live...
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