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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 5:40 pm
Maureen Farina of Potsdam was recently recognized as a Paul Harris Fellow by the Rotary Club of Potsdam. Farina, right, receives a certificate from Potsdam Rotary committee chair Paul Harris and past...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 5:37 pm
MASSENA -- The establishment of a Boys and Girls Club in Massena took another step forward Friday when Assemblywoman Addie Russell announced she has submitted a request for $250,000 through the Commu...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 3:30 pm
POTSDAM -- Philip K. Hopke, Clarkson University’s Bayard D. Clarkson Distinguished Professor received the Chemometrics in Analytical Chemistry Chemometrics Lifetime Achievement Award. Hopke received t...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 3:29 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University associate professor of chemistry and bimolecular science Artem Melman received tenure from the school. Melman's main research interests involve synthetic organic and med...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 3:28 pm
CANTON -- Kierstin French (center) was named Outstanding Employee of the Second Quarter of 2014 at St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union. She is the head teller at the 11 Court St. branch. Branch operati...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 3:27 pm
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences named seven St. Lawrence County residents to its spring semester dean's list. They include: Samuel Pearson of Ogdensburg Ashli Bartalo of Norfolk Daniel...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 2:47 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur man was charged with driving while intoxicated and resisting arrest on East Main Street July 13, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Kenneth L. Streeter, 55...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 2:47 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University President Tony Collins offered words of solace to students over the weekend after it was learned that two university students were killed in a small plane crash in Lake...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 11:39 am
POTSDAM -- A big cat quilt on display at Best Friends Thrift Shop, 8 Raymond St., is to be raffled off in support of the Potsdam Humane Society’s animal shelter on Madrid Avenue. Tickets are $1 each,...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 11:38 am
Nine St. Lawrence County residents recently completed their police academy training. Local grads included Sarah Casey, Potsdam; Daniel N. Haley, Massena; Joshua J. Hunter, Ogdensburg; Joseph R. Knox,...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 11:28 am
MASSENA -- Village police charged a Massena man with felony aggravated driving wihle intoxicated on Saturday evening. Lester A. Clarke, 31, of 88 Water St. was charged at 7:10 p.m. in the On A Roll De...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 11:25 am
MASSENA -- Village police charged an Ogdensburg man on a warrant for failure to appear in court to answer a litany of offenses, including four felonies. Scott. M. Kroeger, 30, of 504 Ford St. was coll...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 11:21 am
MASSENA -- Village police charged seven motorists with various offenses between Friday and Monday. Steven W. Dunshee, 57, of 322 Bagdad Rd., Potsdam was ticketed for inadequate brake light at 6:54 a.m...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 10:10 am
STOCKHOLM – Massena-based state police responded to a one-vehicle accident at 2:24 p.m. Sunday on State Highway 11 near the State Highway 420 intersection. Joseph M. Rafter, 22, of Brushton, was the d...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 10:09 am
STOCKHOLM – Massena-based state police responded to a two-vehicle accident at 12:46 p.m. Sunday. Linda J. Tuper, 63, of West Stockholm, and Dawna Marie Stewart, 65, of Brasher Falls, were the drivers....
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 10:09 am
LOUISVILLE -- A Massena man was charged Sunday at 7:05 a.m. with assault, menacing and obstruction, according to state police. Alan G. Bigwarfe, 46, was held by state police after being charged with a...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 10:08 am
OSWEGATCHIE – An Ogdensburg man was charged with disorderly conduct at 8:45 p.m. Sunday, according to state police. Douglas T. Pike , 28, of 631 Irish Settlement Road, was charged with disorderly cond...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 9:51 am
LISBON – Canton-based state police responded to a one-vehicle accident on State Highway 68, near the Tracy Road at 9:56 p.m. Sunday. Lou E. Smithers, 56, Madrid, was the driver. No injuries were repor...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 8:56 am
In a bipartisan panel discussion addressing international and domestic issues and trends in the forest products industry last week, Rep. Bill Owens said biomass as a renewable fuel source can be a maj...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 8:55 am
FC Freeze U12 Girls (7-1-0) remain undefeated. FC Freeze returned home on Thursday July 17 to play Indian River United Soccer Club (3-0-6). FC Freeze dominated play on the pitch.
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 8:53 am
POTSDAM -- The “2014 Elks Soccer Shoot” will be held July 22 at the Potsdam High School turf field at 5:30 p.m. for all kids under age 14 as of Aug. 1, 2014. Participation is free. Players will shoot...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 8:51 am
The American Red Cross will host blood drives in four St. Lawrence County towns in late July. July 21 - Norfolk American Legion, 2 High St., 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. July 22 - Ogdensburg Knights of Columbus...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 7:59 am
Cody A. Dennis, 20, Madrid, was charged with inadequate exhaust at 12:15 a.m. Sunday. Joseph M. Marino, 22, of Potsdam was charged with consuming alcohol while being a passenger in a motor vehicle at...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 6:22 am
Students from Thailand, Spain and France will arrive in August to attend Canton and Potsdam schools. Three local families will be hosting international students for the 2014-2015 school year through C...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 6:21 am
OGDENSBURG – Claxton-Hepburn Auxiliary recognized Shirley Nichols as one of their honorary members at a Spring Dinner recently at the GranView Restaurant. Nichols began volunteering May 13, 1995. Sh...
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