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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 11:51 am
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today issued guidance on how to prevent negative encounters with black bears and conflicts with coyotes as warmer spring temperatures...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 11:49 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam Icestorm 16U team continues its efforts to raise money for its upcoming trip to national competition with two upcoming fundraisers. The national tournament is held in Troy, Michigan...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 11:46 am
MASSENA -- The village board will hold a public hearing for new taxicab regulations April 4 at 5:45 p.m. They tried to pass the law in February but backed down after hearing concerns from local cab co...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 11:39 am
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM – St. Lawrence Health Systems CEO David C. Acker says that cuts to Medicare and Medicaid would have a significant impact on the hospital’s ability to provide care and services,...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 9:19 am
OGDENSBURG -- Frankki E. Massia was arrested by city police March 23 at 3:44 p.m. at 1714 Ford St. On a city court bench warrant for violation of probation. Massia was arraigned by Judge Gary Alford a...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 9:17 am
OGDENSBURG -- Todd Tyo was arrested at the 400 section of Belmont Courts at 5:01 p.m. March 23 on a city court bench warrant for failure to appear. He was held pending arraignment, and then arraigned...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 9:10 am
22:56 Complainant reported loud music at 1001 Patterson St. Patrol advised no music upon arrival. Spoke with subject and advised of the complaint. 22:08 Complainant reported losing her plate somewhe...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 9:09 am
Updated 11:25 a.m. to correct number of passengers. By ANDY GARDNER President Donald Trump’s proposed deep cuts to the Essential Air Service program, if passed as he is suggesting, could eliminate Mas...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 9:05 am
The Department of Environmental Conservation will accept public comment on a proposal for four free fishing days to added to complement the state's existing free fishing days First established in 1991...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 9:03 am
POTSDAM — A Massena man was arrested on driving while intoxicated charges following a complaint of an intoxicated driver at McDonald’s, 171 Market St., according to Potsdam police. Jacob L. Farrell, 2...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 7:10 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions on Thursday. Those charged included: • Patrick A. Ashley, 24, Ogdensburg, was charged with non-transparent side wi...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:59 am
0022 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0208 Intoxicated Driver on Market Street 0734 Accident on Cherry Street 0905 Burglary on Pine Street 1015 Fingerprints at 38 Main Street 1046 Records Check at...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:50 am
Pictured are Luna Porcaro, Robert Stewart, and Jacob Dutch. BRASHER -- Luna Porcaro and Jacob Dutch were recently selected as the February students of the month for Brasher Falls Central School. Thes...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:49 am
Pictured above with Cynthia Swinyer are members of the MSU2 team. From left, Jeff Groenheide, director of MSU2/ICU; Rachel Eickhoff, RN; Danielle Haenel, RN; Swinyer; Jennifer Gooshaw, CAN; Teddra Ro...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:48 am
Megan Barney of Lisbon and Emily Bush of Ogdensburg were recently inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Honor Society, at Elmira College. The society “recognizes achievement in sc...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:00 am
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital CEO Robert Wolleben says he is concerned over the recent Affordable Care Act changes being considered by Congress. The bill’s passage as currently constructed, inc...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:00 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam publishing company Lexingford Publishing LLC will print a book about the history of medicine in the North Country. The book, written by Jeffrey M. Garvey, is called Work of the Highe...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:00 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, March 23, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Opinion: Parishville business owner plans to move if wind power ap...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 5:34 pm
POTSDAM -- State police are seeking the person in the above photo in connection with a theft from Potsdam Walmart. Troopers say he stole a case of watches from the store on Wednesday. His vehicle is...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 5:33 pm
CANTON -- The Canton Central School District will present their 2017-18 budget to the public in the Hugh C. Williams Senior High School Learning Resource Center May 4, at 6:45 p.m. The budget vote and...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 5:32 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University has joined the OpenPOWER Foundation, an open development community based on the POWER microprocessor architecture. POWER CPU denotes a series of high-performance micropr...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 5:31 pm
By ANDY GARDNER Oral “Nick” Hillary’s lawsuit against the Village of Potsdam, New York State Police and Potsdam Village Police is set for trial on July 10 in federal court in Albany before Senior Judg...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 2:40 pm
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital recently recognized what they call “National Patient Safety Week” from March 12-18. MMH officials say the hospital experienced a 17 percent decrease in patient fal...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 2:39 pm
The St. Lawrence County legislature chairman says passage of the Medicaid Local Share Limitation initiative could lower St. Lawrence County’s property taxes by as much as 60 percent. “One half of St....
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 2:37 pm
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg City School District on Monday will let voters decide on selling a parcel of surplus property to the City of Ogdensburg for $1 at the school budget vo...
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