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Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 5:16 pm
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg’s reduced credit rating will cost the city an additional $36,000, according to an update from City Manager Sarah Purdy. In recent years the city has had to borrow money to ensu...
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Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 5:15 pm
MASSENA -- After a suggestion from the supervisor that they stop, the town will continue to charge the Town of Louisville $7,000 per year for service from the Massena Rescue Squad. Town Supervisor Jos...
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Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 5:14 pm
CANTON -- The Frederic Remington Art Museum is hosting a fundraising golf tournament on Friday, Aug. 25 at the St. Lawrence University Golf and Country Club in Canton. New York to benefit art educatio...
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Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 11:28 am
Isolated showers are possible in St. Lawrence County today as temperatures rise to nearly 80 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. Sunday should be sunny with similar temperatures. Rain...
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Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 11:22 am
NORFOLK -- A Norfolk woman was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana at 3:15 p.m. Friday on State Route 56, according state police. Pearl L. Alexander, 29, was charged with pot possession. She...
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Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 11:01 am
Donald M. Larose, 28, of Potsdam was charged with inadequate plate lamp and aggravated unlicensed operation at 12:43 a.m. on Maple Street. Michael R. Santino, 25, was charged with inadequate headlight...
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Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 8:41 am
By MATT LINDSEY Several people have drowned around the state this summer, but beach officials and lifeguards around St. Lawrence County took precautions to help prevent it from happening locally. Last...
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Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 8:39 am
MASSENA -- Dr. Dalkeith Facey, a surgeon who practices at Massena Memorial Hospital, recently traveled to a rural village in Haiti with the nonprofit medical relief organization HYPERLINK "http://nnyh...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 5:30 pm
CANTON -- The Canton Central School District is interested in receiving proposals from qualified firms to prepare a traffic and parking study. The study would be for the entire school campus, studying...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 5:30 pm
The International Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River Board will continue to maximize St. Lawrence River outflows, including from the Moses-Saunders dam in Massena. Record-breaking natural conditions have...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 5:29 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Friday, Aug. 18, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Complaints about DPW leads to closed session discussion in Massena •...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 5:27 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena Central School District has a new website that school officials hope will better link students, teachers and parents via the internet. Mike Allen, the district technology direct...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 5:26 pm
POTSDAM -- The SUNY Potsdam men's hockey team will host their third Horan Invitational Bears Hockey Golf Challenge on Sept. 9 at Potsdam Country Club. The tournament will begin at 9 a.m. with a shotgu...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 5:05 pm
On Aug. 11 at 8:10 p.m., Krystyna E. Kowalski of Ottawa, Ontario was icited for no/inadequate lights and unregistered vehicle on West Main Street. The tickets are returnable in Canton Town Court on Au...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 2:53 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University is one of seven partner institutions of New York State's Upstate Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (ULSAMP) that has been awarded a National Science Found...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 2:52 pm
State Sen. Patty Ritchie and assembly members Will Barclay and Bob Oaks are calling upon the International Joint Commission (IJC) to continue to release the highest possible amount of outflow, as prop...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 2:50 pm
MASSENA -- The Board of Education on Thursday hired teachers and substitutes, and also accepted resignations. Hires included: • Jason Beckstead, grounds person, effective July 10, $42,580 salary pro-r...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 2:27 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Mark P. Perkins, 33, of state Route 56, Massena with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, resisting arrest and a parole warrant at 1...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 2:26 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Eric R. Schuck, 27, of Wallace Road, Norfolk was charged with second-degree criminal contempt at 8:30 p.m. Thursday at his residence.
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 2:24 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged four motorists: • Donny J. Stowell, 43, of Beach Street, Massena was charged with uninspected motor vehicle at 7:25 p.m. Thursday on Beach Street. •...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 12:26 pm
ROSSIE — A Gouverneur man was charged Thursday with drug possession following a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 11, according to state police. Austin W. Juillet, 23, was charged with unlawful possession...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 11:42 am
MASSENA -- The village received just over 1 percent more in sales tax payments from the county than last year, Village Treasurer Julie Sharlow told the Board of Trustees on Tuesday. Sharlow said their...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 11:37 am
The Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has not done enough to prevent automotive repair shops and inspection stations from operating without valid registrations, putting consumers at an increased risk...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 8:54 am
St. Lawrence County residents are being warned that local police agencies will participate in a special enforcement effort to crack down on impaired driving Aug. 18 through Sept. 3. While we spend the...
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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 8:53 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Board of Trustees on Tuesday halted a village resident’s complaints about the Department of Public Works and the DPW superintendent and took the discussion behind closed...
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