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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 6:07 pm
CANTON – The St. Lawrence County Board of Legislators Finance Committee has supported salary increases for legislators and keeping the existing health insurance option. Under the proposal, which must...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 6:06 pm
PARISHVILLE -- Parishville-Hopkinton Central School named Abigail White as its valedictorian and Clare Snell its salutatorian of the Class of 2018. White is the daughter of Matthew and Lori White and...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 5:55 pm
POTSDAM – The village Board of Trustees has approved their annual contracts with the Potsdam Fire Department and the Potsdam Volunteer Rescue Squad. The amount the village will contribute to the fire...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 5:54 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University was recently ranked the seventh top-value college in New York State by SmartAsset, a financial technology company providing personal finance advice on the web. SmartAsse...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 5:53 pm
Above are volunteers Jacob Bero and Ron Sandroni. WADDINGTON -- On May 18, Arconic employees volunteered to do landscaping work around the Waddington Hepburn Library. They also gave the library a $3,...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 2:45 pm
NORWOOD -- Voters recently approved a budget proposition to increase the Norwood Public Library’s budget by $1,000. Their new total levy will be $88,000. It passed 59-26, according to an email from th...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 2:43 pm
A Quebec man is headed to federal prison for 10 years for smuggling thousands of pounds of marijuana into the United States through Akwesasne. Mathieu Forget, 32, of St-Anicet, Quebec, Canada, was sen...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 2:40 pm
MASSENA -- Boutique Air starting June 1 will fly to Boston from Massena International Airport. Boutique recently received federal approval to scrap their flights from Massena to Baltimore and Albany i...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:49 am
HANNAWA FALLS -- Brookfield Renewable will lower the water level at the Hannawa Impoundment by four feet on Thursday, May 24. The drawdown will help facilitate the replacement of the flashboards and a...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:49 am
Kristine Potter shows the students how the DNA is separating from the rest of the solution. She is with student Juliannah Allen. NORWOOD -- Fifth graders in Kimberly Trombly's science classes at Norw...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:46 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- Town Councilor and Deputy Supervisor Ann Carvill has been chosen by board members to be the new town supervisor following the recent death of Supervisor Rollin Beattie. At...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:38 am
On May 11, police ticketed Brantley I. Adams, 22, of Rooseveltown for leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident. Ticket is returnable to Bombay Town Court on June 5. On May 11, police charged Bruc...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:29 am
  MASSENA – Carlie Donnelly was chosen as one of J.W. Leary Junior High School’s Students of the Month for April. The eighth-grader participates in Cambiata Women’s Chorus, NYSSMA, All County Chorus,...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:20 am
MASSENA – Ava LaRue was chosen as one of J.W. Leary Junior High School’s Students of the Month for April. The seventh-grader she participates in hip hop and Irish step dancing, and the 85+ club. She...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:11 am
MASSENA -- Leigha K. Premo was chosen as one of J.W. Leary Junior High School’s Students of the Month for April. The eighth-grader participates in modified swim team, figure skating, Web. Leader, and...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 10:02 am
BRASHER — A Brasher Falls man was charged with harassment following an alleged domestic dispute Tuesday, according to state police. Robert D. Kruseck, 45, was charged with second-degree harassment at...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 9:42 am
On 5/15/18 at 7:56am Emmett R. Morley III age 39 of Ogdensburg NY was issued a UTT for failure to obey traffic device: red light on Main St. The ticket is returnable in Canton Town Court on 5/23/18....
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 9:14 am
CANTON -- Three SUNY Canton faculty members have received SUNY chancellor's awards. All three award recipients are noted for “providing exceptional instruction and mentoring to students,” according to...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 9:11 am
Senator Ritchie is with Ryan Schermerhorn, production manager at Empire State Mine, who showed the senator how the company processes raw ore into a zinc concentrate. Schermerhorn, a long-time employe...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 9:07 am
Part of Potsdam’s storm water canal collapsed in April on Canal Street near Market Street. It has been repaired for the time being. Potsdam DPW photo.  By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- Potsdam will need...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 7:03 am
POTSDAM -- A Brasher Falls woman was charged with using a portable electronic device while driving on Market Street on Tuesday, according to Potsdam police. Kayley S. Well, 23, was cited for the above...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 7:01 am
0456 Suspicious Vehicle at DPW 0651 Animal Complaint on Market Street 0919 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0949 Records Check at 38 Main Street 1000 Traffic Stop on Maple Street 1006 Traffic Stop...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 6:12 am
POTSDAM — A Canton man was killed Tuesday after his vehicle crashed head-on with a pickup truck on U.S. Route 11, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Donald M. Smithers III, 22, Emers...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 6:12 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, May 22, determined by total number of page views and our editorial staff: •  Police: Report of missing juveniles and stolen shotguns prompt...
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 6:12 am
OGDENSBURG -- Employees from the Ogdensburg Key Bank will volunteer at the St. Lawrence Valley SPCA, 6718 State Route 68, on Wednesday, May 23 from 1-4 p.m. for the bank's 28th Neighbors Make the Diff...
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