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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 6:03 pm
St. Lawrence County will have $336,695 in state funds available to hire young people from low-income families for summer jobs. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday the money will help youth "gain new s...
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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 6:02 pm
By MATT LINDSEY MASSENA – The 36th annual Heritage Festival returns this year to downtown with a parade, carnival rides and games, clown shows and around 70 vendors June 5-6. The theme for the event,...
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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 6:01 pm
CANTON --The early-bird deadline for the first St. Lawrence International Film Festival Oct. 22 to 25 is closing soon. Filmmakers can still submit their films in the categories of feature, short, and...
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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 10:12 am
A Hazardous Weather Outlook warning has been posted by the National Weather Service for St. Lawrence County for predicted showers and thunderstorms today and tonight, and possibly extending into Sunda...
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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 9:55 am
POTSDAM -- Jenna L. Lamar, 29, Potsdam, has been charged by Potsdam police with a felony, scheming to defraud. Police said a warrant had been issued for her arrest following an investigation of a rash...
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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 9:54 am
POTSDAM -- Devin M. Berger, 2, Norwood, was charged early Friday with consuming alcohol in a motor vehicle. Potsdam police said he was issued a ticket at 3:21 a.m. along Market Street.  
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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 9:47 am
MASSENA – David S. Wright, 25, Canton, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana by state police Friday morning. Troopers said Wright was charged at 9:10 a.m. along State Rt. 37 in Massena....
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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 9:47 am
CANTON -- Karen Marie Spellacy, 55, Canton, was in an accident with her vehicle at around 8:45 a.m. Friday near West Main Street and the Old DeKalb Road in the Town of Canton, according to state polic...
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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 8:33 am
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is accepting public comments through June 29 on regulatory proposals for hunting deer and wild turkey in the North Country. With declining d...
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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 8:32 am
NORWOOD -- The Norwood Public Library celebrated the arrival of more than $1,400 in free children’s books from the Libri Foundation’s Books for Children program. The Foundation makes grants to rural l...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 5:28 pm
Lee Jones, Laura Pearson, Todd Mashaw, Michael Thayer and Melissa Lalonde. OGDENSBURG -- St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union recently gave $200 to the Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce for the Jun...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 5:27 pm
The National Weather Service says there is a chance of rain every day in St. Lawrence County through at least Tuesday. Meteorologists are calling for 20 percent odds of rain countywide tonight, with t...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 5:26 pm
Here are the top five NorthCountryNow stories for Friday, May 29, as determined by highest number of page views and our editorial staff. • Director of Ogdensburg's Step by Step more disappointed in zo...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 5:24 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The village could soon contract with a Colorado firm to operate its east dam hydroelectric plant, and on Friday trustees took action they hope will make the most of the ag...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 4:03 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a Norfolk man with child endangerment and fourth-degree criminal mischief on Wednesday. Jeffrey J. Love, 31, of 226 Wallace Road was charged at 8:40 p.m. at...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 4:02 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they ticketed two drivers on Thursday. Eric R. Taliaferro, 23, of 79A Orient Drive, New Jersey, N.J. was ticketed for running a red light at 1:45 p.m. at Center and Willo...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 3:53 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur woman was cited for speeding on Thursday, village police said. Katherine L. Richey, 32, allegedly was going 42 mph in a 30 mph zone at 11:02 a.m. on Johnstown Street, police...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 3:52 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- Village police say they charged two people with giving alcohol and cigarettes to juveniles. Kristi L. Mason, 37, of Gouverneur and Corey M. Hall, 33, of Star Lake are each charged with t...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 2:34 pm
AKWESASNE -- The St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Election Board has released the official slate of candidates for the June 6 election. Chief: Tracy Sunday-Cook, Eric Thompson, who is currently a sub-chief, Pe...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 2:33 pm
CANTON -- Traffic will be detoured through the village for the St. Lawrence County Dairy Princess Parade as it winds its way through the village on Saturday, June 6 starting at 1 p.m. Traffic will be...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 2:33 pm
AKWESASNE -- U.S. Department of Agriculture Wildlife Services will conduct an oral rabies vaccination drop for raccoons in Akwesasne from June 2 and 3. The program uses fixed-wing aircraft to distribu...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 2:32 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Step By Step Inc. director David Bayne says he is exploring options with his attorney after his plan to rezone the former Lincoln Elementary School was rejecte...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 12:05 pm
The Fresh Air program is seeking host families from St. Lawrence County. Fresh Air brings low-income New York City children to small town communities for the summer. Host families open their homes to...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 12:04 pm
NORWOOD -- Author Timothy Simcox of Norwood has penned a novel and is seeking artists from around the world to bring his characters from the novel to life. Simcox, who writes under the penname T.R. Si...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 12:04 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County and regional artisans and specialty food producers will have more chances this year than ever to sell their products to the public and, for the first time, retail buyers....
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