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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:52 pm
From left, Sean McNamara, chamber president; Todd Mashaw, credit union CEO; Michael Thayer, credit union chief financial officer and chamber board member; and Laura Pearson, chamber executive directo...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:50 pm
Car seat laws in New York state that AAA New York State calls “outdated” are “putting young children at risk of injury,” according to a news release from the group. From 2011-2015, a one-year-old chil...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:49 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The village’s East Dam hydroelectric plant might get an infusion of $750,000 for its $1.8 million rehabilitation if a request for a grant to be submitted July 27 succeeds....
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:48 pm
Kevin VanDan turned in one of the largest bags of the day, weighing 24 lbs., 5 oz. One of the fish weighed 6 lbs., 5 oz. North Country Now photo by Andy Gardner. By ANDY GARDNER WADDINGTON -- The Bas...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:45 pm
BRIER HILL -- A horseshoe tournament to benefit a stage four lung cancer patient will be held Saturday, July 22 at Langbrook Golf Course. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be served. The Midlife Crisis Ban...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 2:49 pm
CANTON – The St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office has charged Derron R. Pool, 22, an inmate at the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility, with second-degree assault following an investigation of a...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 2:48 pm
With their first-place medals, this is the winning Kelly Farm team, Johnny Newman, Gene Newman, Allen Kelly, Jake Fredericks, Bill Short, Steve Coffin, Brian Doyle, Jon Ignatowski, Carl Normandin, Pe...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 2:47 pm
St. Lawrence County lost jobs in June while New York state overall gained, according to the state Department of Labor. In June, St. Lawrence County had 38,100 people in non-farm obs, down from 38,300...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 11:52 am
Waddington Mayor Janet Otto-Cassada, right, shares her vision for future improvements on the community's waterfront with Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul, left, and Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, center. W...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 11:50 am
By CRAIG FREILICH OGDENSBURG -- Canton-based Community Health Center of the North Country will be opening a primary care health center, following receipt of a $3.4 million grant. The $3,391,245 grant,...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 11:48 am
Pictured from left are Jeffrey Prosper, Ponderosa owner; Janice Adderley, event coordinator from the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce; Taygen Clark and Jess Clark. Taygen's father. POTSDAM — Two local you...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 11:36 am
 MASSENA -- Megan Wells of Massena is one of 120 students working this summer in Union College's summer research program. Wells, a member of the Class of 2018, is working in the biology department on...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 10:02 am
OSWEGATCHIE — An Ogdensburg man was jailed Saturday on drug charges following an incident involving a motorcycle, according to state police. Michael T. Geraci, 33, was charged with seventh-degree crim...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 10:01 am
MORRISTOWN — An Ogdensburg woman was charged with writing bad checks on Wednesday, according to state police. Amanda E. Hill, 35, was cited for two counts of passing a check with insufficient funds at...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 9:13 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — The Massena Memorial Hospital CEO will no longer give regular updates on the hospital’s privatization process at monthly Town Council meetings. The town board and the MMH boa...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 9:11 am
Yard waste july OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg’s yard waste removal program has been reinstated and the city landfill is now closed but can be accessed by city residents as needed by calling DPW at (315) 393...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 9:09 am
NORWOOD -- St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union has donated $500 in support of the Norwood Fire Department's 4th of July celebration. From left in the photo above are Norwood Fire Chief Jeremy French, f...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 8:54 am
 Students from St. Lawrence County who completed their baccalaureate studies at SUNY Oswego in spring 2017 are: • Zachary Fregoe of State Highway 37B in Massena, broadcasting and mass communication •...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 6:00 am
0035 Burglary on Spring Street 0042 Welfare check on Lawrence Avenue 0549 Burglary alarm on Elm Street 0630 Found cell phone turned in 0703 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0901 Erratic driver on M...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:46 am
More than half a million dollars has been returned to 416 workers in the North Country who were victims of wage theft between January and June, Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office reported Wednesday. The multi...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:46 am
OGDENSBURG -- With Seaway Festival fast approaching Ogdensburg officials are reminding residents that property along Ford Street cannot be reserved for the Annual Seaway Festival parade on July 29. Re...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:46 am
WEST STOCKHOLM -- United Methodist Church of West Stockholm will serve hot dogs, hamburgers, fried dough and beverages July 22, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. during the town-wide garage sales.
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 9:16 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — Despite its financial failure last year, the Town Council wants to bring back the Big Bass Blowout fishing tournament. They are looking at the weekend of Oct. 7 and 8. “We ar...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 5:58 pm
Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, has announced over half a million dollars of supplemental school aid is headed to North Country school districts. The Ogdensburg City School District has bee...
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 5:57 pm
MASSENA -- The village will advertise for a part-time employee to help with their “zombie property” program. Zombie properties are those that are in foreclosure and owned by a bank, but due to legal l...
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