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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 7:54 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village and town will receive a grant to fund a local government study that could recommend dissolving the village. Mayor Tim Currier at Tuesday's Board of Trustees meet...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 5:40 pm
St. Lawrence County will share a $182,000 federal Hazardous Materials Targeted Grant with Clinton, Franklin, Hamilton, Warren and Washington counties, said a press release from the governor's office....
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 5:37 pm
CANTON -- The 2018-2019 academic year will have an earlier start at SUNY Canton, said a press release from the college. Classes for the fall 2018 semester will start Thursday, Aug. 23 to allow for two...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 5:36 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, Aug. 21, determined by total number of page views and our editorial staff: • Charges pending against driver involved in three-car Canton co...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 5:34 pm
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON –Taylor Park has been closed for the season due to a lack of available lifeguards. A popular village recreation area on the Grasse River, the park features a beach and playgrou...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 3:03 pm
FOWLER -- A Gouverneur man was charged with rape Monday stemming from an Aug. 15 complaint, according to state police. Scott A. Bell, 28, was charged with second-degree rape: victim less than 15 years...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 3:02 pm
WAVERLY -- State police say a Brasher Falls man was charged with driving while intoxicated on Friday after a motorcycle crash. Around 7:12 p.m. that day, troopers say they responded to a report of a m...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 2:59 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena Memorial Hospital Board of Managers on Monday voted to hire a new interim CEO who will split his time between MMH and Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center in Ogdensburg. However, the...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 2:57 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – Of the roughly 50 people who attended Monday’s village Board of Trustees meeting, most who came to talk about fluoridation of village water rose to speak in support of the...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 1:41 pm
Above is a screenshot taken of the county homepage. CANTON -- St. Lawrence County’s website has been shut down after being hacked Tuesday afternoon. Stlawco.org was hacked early Tuesday afternoon. Th...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 11:27 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam High School invites all incoming ninth grade students and students new to the district to attend orientation Aug. 29 from noon to 2:30 p.m. at the high school cafeteria. Students wi...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 11:27 am
By JIMMY LAWTON A bill that would create a disciplinary commission to review complaints of misconduct by prosecutors has passed been signed by the governor. The legislation was strongly supported by s...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 11:25 am
CANTON -- Charges against one driver are pending in the three-car collision Friday on the bridges under construction downtown. One driver was seriously injured enough to be transferred to the Universi...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 11:02 am
MASSENA -- The Town Council and Massena Memorial Hospital have agreed to an asset transfer agreement “in principle,” according to a statement from Town Supervisor Steve O’Shaughnessy. Representatives...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 9:32 am
Page updated at 12:40 p.m. Aug. 21, 2018 to clarify that position was open due to an unfilled retirement, not a layoff. By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – The village Board of Trustees has voted to fill a pa...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 9:25 am
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam is preparing to welcome its 202nd class of new students this fall, as the Class of 2022 settles in on campus. The college will greet first-time and returning students during We...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 5:50 am
POTSDAM — David D. Reh, the namesake for the Clarkson University Reh School of Business, passed away Aug. 18 at the age of 77. "David D. Reh was an exemplary Clarkson alumnus and benefactor to the Uni...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 5:50 am
MASSENA — The Frank S. McCullough Jr., Hawkins Point Visitors Center and Boat Launch will be closed Friday, Aug. 24, to accommodate a NYPA-hosted community celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the S...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 5:37 am
POTSDAM -- An Ogdensburg woman was charged with petit larceny on stemming from a larceny complaint from a local Market Street business, according to Potsdam police. Megan A. Perkins, 29, was cited for...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 5:35 am
0154 Assist Potsdam Fire 0202 Suspicious person on Market Street 0225 Prowler on May Road 0247 Traffic stop on Elm Street 0312 Suspicious person on Maple Street 0447 Suspicious person on Market Street...
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 12:12 am
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON — The village board of trustees has agreed to take over the responsibility for a state Brownfield Opportunity Area grant that the town applied for last year. The grant totals $...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 6:26 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital officials at their Monday board meeting said they are working with frequently admitted patients to address their health problems before they need a...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 5:42 pm
St. Lawrence County will receive $200,279 in support of emergency response dispatch operations under a bill recently signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Statewide, $10 million in 2018-2019 grant funds will a...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 5:39 pm
COLTON -- Department of Conservation rangers rescued a lost hiker in town of Colton Thursday, Aug. 17 in Iron Pond. The DEC said the 61-year-old female hiker from Los Angeles, CA, had been missing sin...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 5:34 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- New signs touting Massena Central varsity champion teams and athletes will be installed on three roadways leading into town, the Board of Education decided at their Thursday...
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