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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:00 am
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital CEO Robert Wolleben says he is concerned over the recent changes being discussed to the Affordable Care Act. The bill’s passage as currently constructed, including...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:00 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam publishing company Lexingford Publishing LLC will print a book about the history of medicine in the North Country. The book, written by Jeffrey M. Garvey, is called Work of the Highe...
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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:00 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, March 23, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Opinion: Parishville business owner plans to move if wind power ap...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 5:34 pm
POTSDAM -- State police are seeking the person in the above photo in connection with a theft from Potsdam Walmart. Troopers say he stole a case of watches from the store on Wednesday. His vehicle is...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 5:33 pm
CANTON -- The Canton Central School District will present their 2017-18 budget to the public in the Hugh C. Williams Senior High School Learning Resource Center May 4, at 6:45 p.m. The budget vote and...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 5:32 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University has joined the OpenPOWER Foundation, an open development community based on the POWER microprocessor architecture. POWER CPU denotes a series of high-performance micropr...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 5:31 pm
By ANDY GARDNER Oral “Nick” Hillary’s lawsuit against the Village of Potsdam, New York State Police and Potsdam Village Police is set for trial on July 10 in federal court in Albany before Senior Judg...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 2:40 pm
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital recently recognized what they call “National Patient Safety Week” from March 12-18. MMH officials say the hospital experienced a 17 percent decrease in patient fal...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 2:39 pm
The St. Lawrence County legislature chairman says passage of the Medicaid Local Share Limitation initiative could lower St. Lawrence County’s property taxes by as much as 60 percent. “One half of St....
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 2:37 pm
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg City School District on Monday will let voters decide on selling a parcel of surplus property to the City of Ogdensburg for $1 at the school budget vo...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 2:12 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people on outstanding warrants: • Kevin D. Campbell, 37, of Spruce Street was charged on a parole warrant at 1:40 p.m. Wednesday on Spruce Stree...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 1:56 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged five drivers: • Amber L. Rusaw, 31, P.O. Box 531, Massena was charged with failur to yield at 2:24 p.m. Wednesday at West Orvis and Church streets....
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 12:43 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Elizabeth M. Snow, 52, of Connors Road, Hogansburg with a single count of animal left in vehicle in exteme temperatures. She was charged at 3 a.m. Wednesday...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 12:33 pm
NORFOLK – County sheriff’s deputies charged a Norfolk man March 23 for failure to notify the State Sex Offender registry of a change of address. Joseph L. Paul, 45, of 142 Brouse Road, allegedly moved...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:57 am
STOCKHOLM — A Norwood man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation and drug possession on Buckton Road Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. Justin P. Woodward, 27, was charged with...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:56 am
FINE — An Edwards resident was charged Wednesday morning with making a false written statement stemming from a March 6 incident, according to state police. Lee M. Otto, 21, was charged at 8:35 a.m. on...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:56 am
FOWLER — A Fine woman was involved in a property-damage accident on State Highway 812 Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. Alanna J. Silsby, 20, was the driver. The incident took place near...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:45 am
20:19 Complainant reports female at 1302 Ford St. attempting to overdose on pills. Patrols transported female to Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center for evauation. 19:56 Complainant reports animal being...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:23 am
POTSDAM -- A repeal of the Affordable Care Act would have serious, long-term negative consequences to the region’s health care providers, St. Lawrence Health System CEO David Acker believes. The upcom...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:23 am
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD – Norwood-Norfolk Central School Superintendent Jamie Cruickshank is hopeful the state budget will provide his district with more funding as the school is tasked with figuring...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:23 am
MASSENA -- The Seaway Valley Venom football team is selling season ticket packages for their 2017 Empire Football League Season. Season tickets are $35 a piece. Season ticket holders get entry into al...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 9:04 am
MASSENA -- The Board of Trustees are planning five budget work sessions for their 2017-18 spending plan. Mayor Tim Currier will present his proposed budget before the first session at an April 4 publi...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 9:03 am
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital recently participated in a New York State Department of Health Outbreak (NYSDOH) Unchecked Response Exercise in which a highly contagious and deadly pandemic flu s...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 9:02 am
POTSDAM — The Clarkson University women’s hockey team will be honored by the Village of Potsdam for their NCAA national championship win over Wisconsin. The team has been invited to the Village of Pot...
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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 9:01 am
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City School District Superintendent Timothy Vernsey maintained his firm stance against cutting programs for students despite a looming budget problem of $...
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