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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 9:02 am
NORFOLK — The Buck Funeral Home recently reopened following renovations to the business. Owner Brian Plonka wished to thank the Town of Norfolk for their patience and support with their remodeling...
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 9:01 am
St. Lawrence County District Attorney candidate James Monroe, Democrat, received the endorsement of the Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence Counties’ Central Trades and Labor AFL-CIO at their Aug. 9 me...
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 8:59 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — The village board on Tuesday passed a resolution eliminating the residency requirement for the treasurer and village treasurer positions. It passed 3-1, with Trustee Tim Ahlf...
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 8:03 am
Colgate University Class of 2020 member Rebecca Mitchell, of Potsdam, a Parishville-Hopkinton grad, has earned the school’s spring 2017 dean's award with Distinction. The award is for students with a...
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 6:04 am
0023 Unsecure Premises on Market Street 0205 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0338 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0511 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0511 Potsdam Fire dispatched to a cal...
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 5:55 am
CANTON -- 21st Congressional District candidate and Canton resident Tedra Cobb challenged Congresswoman Elise Stefanik’s blast email to the district concerning the environment, claiming the “people de...
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 5:55 am
FOWLER — An Edwards man was arrested Tuesday on driving while intoxicated charges following an investigation of a personal-injury motor vehicle accident Aug. 8, according to St. Lawrence Country sheri...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 7:54 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village will either have to spend more than a half million dollars to make the Aluminum Trail project happen or be stuck reimbursing the state nearly a quarter million d...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 5:46 pm
Lori Moulton, SUNY Potsdam Child Care Center director, holds her granddaughter, Raelynn Gushea, 8 months, Tuesday during a groundbreaking ceremony for the new center. Also pictured, from left are SUNY...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 5:42 pm
POTSDAM -- The SUNY Potsdam Campus Community Band is seeking adult musicians who play woodwinds, brass, percussion, guitar, bass or keyboard instruments. No audition is required, and any level of musi...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 5:40 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, Aug. 15, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Firefighters rescue four from fire that destroyed Hannawa Falls apar...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 5:35 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City Council will hold a special meeting Aug. 28 to discuss the budget and five-year capital improvement plan. In recent months Purdy warned the council that if Ogdensburg doe...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 2:39 pm
MADRID -- The Madrid Fire District will accept bids for an addition to their firehouse on Aug. 22. They are looking for a firm to build a new bay for four fire vehicles, a single-story connector that...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 2:38 pm
MORRISTOWN -- The town and village will discuss a dissolution study on Aug. 22 at 6 p.m. at the town fire hall, 200 Morris St. A study committee, with help from the Development Authority of the North...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 2:37 pm
Firefighters on Tuesday afternoon are still hosing down remnants of the Riggs Drive building. North Country Now photo by Matt Lindsey. By MATT LINDSEY HANNAWA FALLS -- Four people had to be rescued...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 2:33 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Wednesday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Super Cruise-in Car Show in Brasher Falls includes live music, food...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 2:32 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City Council accepted a $100,000 grant Monday to assist the fire department with the purchase of a new vehicle. Ogdensburg Fire Chief Michael Farrell said the he applied for t...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 2:32 pm
CANTON -- Canton Central School’s fall sports orientation will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, in the high school auditorium. This is a mandatory meeting for all modified athletes and all new...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 12:22 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged two Massena residents on Monday with having uninspected vehicles: • A.W. Shankles II, 26, of Willow Street was charged at 10:15 p.m. on North Main Street. •...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 12:17 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Mark P. Perkins, 33, of state Route 56 with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and petit larceny at 10:35 p.m. Sunday at his residence. He was arraigned by...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 11:53 am
North Country Rep. Elise Stefanik, a Republican, has added her signature to a letter with six House Republicans from New York objecting to the proposed elimination of the deduction for state and local...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 11:52 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Recent flooding has forced Ogdensburg ot close the city docks walkway. The walkway along the river in the Ogdensburg Greenbelt is closed to pedestrian traffic after it wa...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 11:51 am
In the aftermath of the violent and deadly events in Charlottesville this past weekend, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo today signed legislation allowing prosecutors to increase penalties against those who make...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 9:10 am
POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES students had the opportunity to climb Azure Mountain this week as part of the outdoor educational curriculum at our Extended School Year summer program, located in...
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 9:04 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg Mayor Wayne Ashley squashed a rumor that the Lockwood Arena would not open next season, before the city tabled a resolution that would have raised fees there....
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