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Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 5:56 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena Central School officials want to move to computer-based testing and will use Smart Schools Bond Act aid to make that happen, Superintendent Patrick Brady said at Thu...
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Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 5:54 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Massena Joint Recreation Commission has not shared any plans with the village to replace the Creative Playground on Danforth Place. At Tuesday’s village board meeting, T...
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Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 5:53 pm
By PAUL HETZLER This summer, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has come through with a new hope for the forces of good. Its Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) had open...
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Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 10:32 am
St. Lawrence County residents should have a clear view of the eclipse Monday, according to the National Weather Service. Monday is expected to be sunny with high temperatures near 80 degrees with few...
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Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 10:12 am
OGDENSBURG -- A Syracuse woman was charged with viloating state sanitary code and indroducing dangerous contraband into a prion at 2 p.m. Saturday, according to state police. Anjalese, M. Brown, was h...
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Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 10:12 am
POTSDAM -- A Canton resident was cited for non-transparent side windows on Maple Street Saturday afternoon, according to Potsdam police. Adam P. Harr, 43, was issued an appearance ticket for the above...
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Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 10:09 am
0043 Traffic stop on Barrington Drive 0058 Arrest made on a warrant from Massena Police Department 0250 Records Check at 38 Main Street 0338 911 Hang-up Call on Munson Street 0340 Records Check at 38...
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Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 10:02 am
Adam P. Harr, 43, of Canton, was charged with non-transparent windows at 1:33 p.m. on Maple Street, according to Potsdam Police. 0043 Traffic stop on Barrington Drive 0058 Arrest made on a warrant fro...
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Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 8:26 am
The much-anticipated solar eclipse will finally arrive Monday in St. Lawrence County. The partial eclipse in our area will begin around 1:15 p.m. reaching its peak around 2:35 p.m. and wrapping up aro...
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Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 8:25 am
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is extending the public comment period on a draft Unit Management Plan (UMP) for St. Lawrence Foothills. This unit consists of 13 Stat...
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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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