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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 2:55 pm
Updated 4:19 p.m. Jan. 19 to include comments from Barkley's defense attorney. By ANDY GARDNER A Tompkins County judge ruled on Thursday that the former Massena Wellness Center director accused of mur...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 2:51 pm
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD — Students at Norwood-Norfolk Central School are again raising money as part of the Great Kindness Challenge which will help fund the construction of a school in Pakistan. As p...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 2:48 pm
Mayors of Massena and Gouverneur are praising details of the governor’s proposed budget. Massena Mayor Tim Currier said he is pleased to see more money going to schools and the opiate crisis and ethic...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 2:47 pm
POTSDAM -- The Clarkson School, Clarkson University’s early college program, is again offering the $60,000 — or $15,000 per year — Clarkson School Scholars Award to area high school students. The awar...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 12:51 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Carl J. Davey, 45, of George Street, Massena with petit larceny at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the police station.
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 12:46 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently cited five drivers: • Jayden I. Noriega, 17, of Parker Avenue was charged with following too close at 3:35 p.m. Wednesday in the Tim Horton's parking lot. •...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 11:55 am
CANTON — The Bagley Basketball Classic matchup between Edwards-Knox and Madrid-Waddington High School boy’s basketball teams will be Saturday, Jan. 21, at 4 p.m. at SUNY Canton’s Roos House. This annu...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 11:52 am
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo says the new 200-member multi-agency Minimum Wage Enforcement and Outreach Unit will ensure that all minimum wage workers across the state, including 40,387 in the North Country,...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 11:51 am
POTSDAM -- The Center for Lifelong Education and Recreation at SUNY Potsdam is piloting a series of non-credit classes featuring various Qigong systems during the spring semester. Qigong (pronounced “...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 11:42 am
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education approved two sports mergers with Heuvelton Central School for the upcoming spring season at Tuesday's meeting....
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 9:48 am
MASSENA — A Madrid woman was charged Wednesday evening following a shoplifting complaint, according to state police. Brenna N. Doman, 24, was charged with petit larceny at 8 p.m. on Maple Street. She...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 9:47 am
OSWEGATCHIE — A Hermon woman was involved in a property-damage accident on State Highway 812 Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. Nicole S. Baconward, 44, was the driver. The incident took...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 9:26 am
As surface high pressure and a ridge aloft build into St. Lawrence County today, areas of morning drizzle should dissipate, with freezing fog possible overnight and tomorrow morning, according to the...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 9:26 am
Photo by Bobby Domena. Northern TRIBS swim club travelled with 14 members to Clifton Park at the Shenendehowa Aquatic Center to compete in the 2017 Chris Goody IMX Challenge Jan. 14-15. Senior swimme...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 9:26 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Drug-Free Community Coalition is getting office space in the Massena Community Center, 61 Beach St. The Board of Trustees on Tuesday voted 4-0 to lease them office space formerl...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 7:11 am
POTSDAM -- A Colton woman was charged with operating an unregistered motor vehicle on Elm Street Wednesday night, according to Potsdam police. Peggy A. LaPoint, 56, was cited at 11:50 p.m. She is to a...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 7:04 am
0439 Patrol responded to a burglar alarm at a local business 0608 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call 0739 Records check performed on an individual for employment. 0822 Medication turned into patrol i...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 6:46 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University’s Dr. John Huppertz will speak at the New York Capital Region chapter of the American Marketing Association (NYCRAMA) January luncheon, "Importance of Consumer Marketing...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 6:35 am
BRASHER — A Brasher Falls resident was jailed Monday night stemming from an alleged domestic dispute, according to state police. Paul W. Nezezon, 36, was charged with first-degree criminal contempt, f...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 5:58 am
North Country Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, said she is pleased legislation has passed that will defend women’s reproductive health rights in New York State. The bills affirm a woman’s ri...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 5:58 am
Alexa Westmacott, left and Ella Matejcik, both of Massena, hoist the first place trophy at Cairns Arena in Vermont. Photo taken by Effie Westmacott. MASSENA -- Two Massena Squirt hockey teams made to...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 5:50 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- Taylor Gearsbeck, a television-radio student at Ithaca College, from Oswegatchie, was inducted into the Oracle Honor Society. Founded in 1928, the Oracle Honor Society is a historic Ith...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 5:40 pm
NORWOOD -- A video of a 93-year-old woman from Norwood dancing to “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy of Company B” has gone viral on Facebook. Olive Morgan Haggett, who will turn 94 in March, was listening to...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 5:39 pm
RUSSELL -- St. Lawrence County will receive $3,135,000 to rehabilitate the bridge on county Route 24 over the Grasse River. The funding, provided through Round One of the governor's Bridge NY initiati...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 5:38 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Wednesday, Jan. 18, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Six face drug charges following police raid of Ogdensburg home • H...
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