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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 11:58 am
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg’s sales tax receipts for August were up compared to August 2016. Last year the city received $276,155 in August. This year the city received $285,869, about $9,000 more. For th...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 11:57 am
Leaves are changing across the North Country as fall approaches, but St. Lawrence County is lagging behind the Adirondack park. Central Adirondacks are showing moderate color change, while eastern Adi...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 11:47 am
101.5 The Fox radio personality Blind Andy is setting up his radio booth for live broadcasting at locations throughout the region this week to raise money for hurricane relief. Blind Andy will set up...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 10:45 am
HARRISVILLE — A Harrisville man was arrested Monday night following an alleged domestic dispute, according to state police. Alex J. McEathron, 26, was charged with third-degree menacing, fourth-degree...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 10:35 am
TUPPER LAKE — State police charged several people with drug possession on State Route 30 Sunday afternoon. Those charged included: • Andrew A. Galls, 22, Merrick • Jack J. Napoli, 22, East Northport •...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 10:34 am
BRASHER — Massena and Winthrop residents were involved in a property-damage accident on Monday morning in the parking lot of Wholesale Furniture, according to state police. The drivers were Sandy L. D...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 10:20 am
POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence Health System has named three Canton-Potsdam Hospital employees of the quarter. Kallie Barnes, Tina Clark, and Dawn Ferguson were nominated by their peers to receive this honor...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:11 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – The drainage issues near Burger King  have been alleviated, according to a public city council update. The item had been an out stander from city’s massive Paterson Street...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:09 am
Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center has two surgical technologists on staff, Kelley Dafoe, left, and Kristina Baker. OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center is joining healthcare organizations across...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:06 am
New York Sen. Charles E. Schumer says many teachers are not taking a tax deduction to help them with out-of-pocket classroom expenses. The “Teacher Tax Deduction” became a permanent part of the tax co...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:32 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged three motorists with driving infractions on Monday. Those charged included: • Robert M. Fraser, 85, was cited for failure to yield right-of -way on a right...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:29 am
0719 Parking problem on Missouri Avenue 0819 Traffic stop on Lawrence Avenue 0820 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0919 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1018 Traffic stop on Pine Street 1033 Tra...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:10 am
High pressure will remain as the controlling weather feature across Northern New York during the next 5 to 7 days with highs in the 80s likely each day, according to the National Weather Service (NWS)...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:10 am
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Junior Hockey Association online registration is now open at www.potsdamhockey.org. In-person registration will be on Oct. 14 at the Pine Street Arena from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Any f...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 5:42 pm
POTSDAM -- North Woods Outfitters, 1890 Morley-Potsdam Rd., will permanently close its doors at the end of the month. The business operated for 24 years, having opened in the spring of 1994 by Rick an...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 5:41 pm
CANTON -- The Canton Town Waterfront Advisory Committee will host a public hearing at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 26, in the Canton Municipal Building to discuss an update to the Waterfront Revitalizatio...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 3:41 pm
MASSENA – St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Investigators have arrested the grandmother of the five-year-old boy who perished in a structure fire at 2224 State Highway 420 on Feb. 22, 2017. Shari L. Caza,...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 2:50 pm
COLTON -- A new Dollar General at 4906 state Route 56 is now open. Dollar General will celebrate the store’s official grand opening on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 8 a.m. with free prizes and special deals....
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 2:49 pm
MASSENA -- Chukwudi Olisemeka, 48, and a citizen of Nigeria, was sentenced today, Monday, Sept. 18 to six months in jail for illegally re-entering the United States, according to Acting United States...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 2:45 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Tuesday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Canton Girl Scouts to hold ice cream social and recruitment event • C...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 11:36 am
EDIT: The bear pictured below was previously reported to have been harvested this year, which is not true. It is a photo from last year. NorthCountryNow regrets the error. Dan Taylor of Parishvill...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 11:35 am
MORRISTOWN -- Morristown Central School and the St. Lawrence-Lewis Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) have been awarded a $992,000 5-year ($198,400 annually) Empire State After-School P...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 10:27 am
PARISHVILLE — A Potsdam man was arrested on two counts of sexual misconduct Sunday morning, according to state police. Zachary C. Armstrong, 20, was charged with the above offenses at 10:45 a.m., poli...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 10:26 am
State police said they charged several people with drug offenses over the weekend. Those charged included: • Sherricka A. Williamson, 19, Saranac Lake, was cited for unlawful possession of marijuana a...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 10:25 am
State police said they charged two motorists with driving while intoxicated over the weekend. Those charged included: • Jesse Stoner, 29, Potsdam, was charged Monday morning at 2:27 a.m. on Regan Road...
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