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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 9:17 am
Updated at 9:52 a.m. Members of the Potsdam Fire Department and workers from EnBridge St. Lawrence Gas work together to ensure safety during a gas leak near the new Hampton Inn in Potsdam. Staff phot...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 8:57 am
MASSENA -- Fifty years ago this month the community of Massena honored native Hal J. Smith with several festivities for his accomplishments as Hollywood actor. Smith, is best remembered for his televi...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 7:52 am
Three standouts from Clarkson University's National Championship Women's Hockey team have been selected to the final roster for Hockey Canada's National Under-22 team. Golden Knight juniors Erin Ambro...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 7:47 am
Clarkson University Hockey alum Mark Borowiecki has a agreed to terms with the NHL's Ottawa Senators, signing a three-year contract extension worth $3.5 million. Borowiecki, 25-year-old defenseman, s...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 7:12 am
Two St. Lawrence County residents serving the National Guard recently re-enlisted. Sergeant Jason Briggs of Canton has reenlisted with the 206th Military Police Company. Sergeant Joshua Sherman of Pot...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 6:04 am
0027 Patrol responded to Racquette Rd. for a noise complaint. 0101 Patrol completed a traffic stop on Market Street. A verbal warning was issued. 0116 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0142 Potsda...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 6:02 am
MASSENA -- The search for a new Massena Memorial Hospital CEO is still on track, according to Sue Bellor of the MMH executive search committee. “Everything is right on schedule,” she told the board on...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 6:02 am
The American Red Cross continues to have an urgent need for blood and platelet donations, even as thousands of people answered the urgent call to donate last month, according to the Red Cross's local...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 6:01 am
From left, Lt. Governor Robert Duffy, Edward Kaneb Jr., Nancy Badlam, Elizabeth Kaneb, and New York Wine and Grape Federation president Jim Trezise. Kaneb Orchards of Massena was awarded the 2014 Bes...
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 6:01 am
A member of the Potsdam Humane Society Board of Directors is asking people to help a woman with her adopted dog's high medical expenses. Leanna Hoover is fostering a dog named BooBoo, which was at th...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 5:28 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital on Monday night reported finishing July with a $304,310 net loss, despite budgeting for a $52,104 gain. “Revenues were slightly down and expenses w...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 5:28 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- A spokesperson for Massena Memorial Hospital says the MMH Board of Managers has not been consulted with regard to Massena Supervisor Joe Gray's recent statement that the hos...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 5:28 pm
Front, from left Tamara Graveline, Patricia Redden-Sargent, Marion VandenHeuvel, Michele James and Miranda Simpson. Back, Joe Lynch, Cheryl O’Brien, Tom Caringi, Amy Robinson, Kevin McBath, Steve Kar...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 2:36 pm
Lucy Jenkins, Sami Curtis, Aida Shipley and Kiersten Larrabee. CANTON -- Four Canton Central School girls recently attended the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar at SUNY Oswego. Lucy Jenkins, Sam...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 2:35 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate rose slightly in July from the previous month, but is down over one percent versus one year ago. In July, 8.3 percent of St. Lawrence County workers received un...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 1:28 pm
MASSENA -- Village police on Monday charged two village residents on outstanding warrants. Daniel F. Ryan, 43, of 100A Woodlawn Ave. was charged on a probation warrant at 11:27 p.m. on Woodlawn Avenue...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 1:21 pm
MASSENA -- Village police charged two motorists from Massena. Frederick A. Booth, 76, of 377 County Rte. 46 was ticketed for running a stop sign at 4:15 p.m. Monday at Grove Street and Ridgewood Avenu...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:56 am
Democratic candidate for the 21st Congressional District Aaron Woolf today is in Willsboro, the town in which his Republican opponent Elise Stefanik is based, with local workers and seniors about pres...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:56 am
PARISHVILLE -- A Parishville man was charged with driving while intoxicated early Tuesday morning following a reported personal-injury accident, according to state police. Logan R. DeCarr, 20, was cha...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:56 am
CANTON – The “Walk To End Alzheimer’s” will be held at Partridge Run Golf & Country Club, 70 Sullivan Dr., Sept. 7 at 1 p.m. Registration is free and will be held at 11:30 a.m. with a ceremony pla...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:55 am
MASSENA – Practices for the Massena Youth Football League begin this week at the Wooden Playground Fields on Bridges Avenue. The practices include children playing in flag, minors and majors. Practice...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 10:14 am
Friday August 8, 2014 Sueanna M. Earle DOB: 11/21/68 Cornwall, ON Charged @ 9:12 AM on State St for Aggravated Unlicensed Operator- 3rd, Equipment Violation: Inadequate Exhaust, No Inspection, Driv...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 8:57 am
    POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES recently completed the summer session of its free community English as a Second Language (ESL) class in Potsdam. Students from Iran, China, Nepal, Sp...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 8:56 am
Drivers can expect to see sobriety checkpoints as New York State Police, the St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office and other local law enforcement agencies will participate in a special enforcement eff...
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 6:52 am
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital recently recognized Carla Premo for 33 years of employment at the hospital. Premo has worked in the nutrition services, business office and environmental services...
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