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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 5:50 pm
CANTON — The Canton Fire & Rescue Department’s new slate of officers was formally approved by the village Board of Trustees at their April 16 meeting. The following officers were elected at the de...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 5:49 pm
The New York State Assembly passed a resolution this week, sponsored by Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, honoring the Clarkson's University women's hockey team for winning the NCAA Division I champions...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 5:48 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Wednesday, April 18, determined by total number of page views and our editorial staff: • Potsdam man jailed on cocaine, child porn charges; Massena...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 5:46 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village board on Tuesday voted to approve a 10-year Time Warner Cable franchise agreement. However, the company did not send a representative to answer questions after t...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 5:45 pm
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD -- A Norwood man competed in the Boston Marathon on Monday in an effort to spread autism awareness. Travis DiPalma says he uses marathons as a way to educate others, learn and...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 2:55 pm
Saturday will be busy in Potsdam with a tree planting, a parade and town-wide spring cleanup scheduled. Arbor Day is officially Friday, April 27, but the village thought it would be appropriate to hol...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 2:54 pm
OGDENSBURG -- A retired Ogdensburg police detective has received a 15-year federal prison sentence for child pornography. Harry McCarthy, 58, Ogdensburg, was sentenced on a charge of sexual exploitati...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 2:53 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- On the heels of a tense debate last month that ended in the board voting to let the DPW look for two new motor equipment operators, the trustees on Tuesday voted to let the...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 2:51 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Allegiant Air caught heat after a scathing report on “60 Minutes” revealed a wide-range of mechanical failures and safety issues. However, Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Auth...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 11:50 am
A break in the grey, wet weather in the North Country is approaching, but not for a few days, the National Weather Service says. Light rain and snow showers will continue in the St. Lawrence Valley an...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 11:49 am
By MATT LINDSEY CANTON -- The Canton Central Board of Education approved the district’s $30.9 million 2018-19 budget Monday night. The proposed budget of $30,945,031 "will allow the district to retain...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 11:48 am
AKWESASNE -- The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Forestry Resources Program will begin its seasonal program to assist the community with their spring cleanup. The chipping project will begin taking signups...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 11:38 am
HAMMOND — A Hammond man was charged with assault and criminal mischief Tuesday stemming from an incident first reported to state police March 22. Jesse R. Bender, 40, was charged with third-degree cri...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 11:37 am
GOUVERNEUR — A Gouverneur man was involved in a property-damage accident on SH 58 ON Tuesday, according to state police. Randy A. Abar, 35, was the driver. The incident took place near Raceway Road an...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 10:26 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged three people with warrants and contempt in unrelated cases: • Nicholas R. Wolcott, 21, of Bucktown Road, Massena was charged with an arrest warrant...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 10:21 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged five people with traffic counts: • Shaun P. Nelligan, 35, of P.O. Box 26, Pine Bush was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, u...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:55 am
NORWOOD -- Norwood-Norfolk Elementary School has recognized students of the month in grades UPK to 1st for February: Row 1 - L. Burgess, P. Allen, G. Hasenauer, A. Burgess, A. Cline and K. McCargar R...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:22 am
Prashaw NORWOOD — Vanessa Prashaw of Norwood has been named the valedictorian and Olivia Eng of Norwood is the salutatorian for the Class of 2018 at Norwood-Norfolk Central School. Prashaw, daughter o...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:21 am
CANTON — The Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton seeks nominations for its annual social justice award. Each year, the church recognizes an individual who is making a difference in our community....
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:21 am
MASSENA -- The Board of Education vice president has resigned and there is only one candidate seeking her seat in the May election. At Monday's school board meeting, Board President Pat Bronchetti ann...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:21 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, April 17, determined by total number of page views and our editorial staff: • Man facing 10 years for possessing crack, fentanyl in Gouvern...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 7:48 am
Seniors Conor Caffrey and Cal Hynson each recorded hat tricks as 10 different Saints scored at least one goal to lead the No. 19 St. Lawrence University men's lacrosse team to an 18-2 non-conference w...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 7:46 am
NEW PALTZ, N.Y.—The SUNY Potsdam women's lacrosse (4-9, 1-4 SUNYAC) made a late push, but fell short at SUNY New Paltz (5-7, 1-5) by a 10-6 score. Sophomore midfielder Alli Stark (Walworth, N.Y./Ganan...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 7:46 am
0056 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0155 Records check at 38 Main Street 0247 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0758 911 hang up call on Lawrence Avenue 0805 Traffic stop on Lawrence Avenue 083...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 6:19 am
Potsdam, Canton and Massena residents were arrested in recent days following an investigation of multiple kilos of cocaine being distributed in St. Lawrence County, according to St. Lawrence County sh...
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