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Friday, November 28, 2014 - 6:24 am
Eighth-grader Connor McGinnis chose physicist for his interest area. NORWOOD -- Two faculty members at Norwood-Norfolk Middle School recently launched a program that helps eighth graders prepare for...
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Friday, November 28, 2014 - 6:21 am
Michael Garcia, an assistant professor of literature at Clarkson University, has published a book on autobiography and ethnicity called "Autobiography in Black and Brown." Ethnic autobiography, Garcia...
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Friday, November 28, 2014 - 5:52 am
POTSDAM – A Potsdam man was charged with driving while intoxicated after crashing his car Thursday into a guide wire and several small trees, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Verne...
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Friday, November 28, 2014 - 5:52 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence International Film Festival, a newly formed event to be headquartered in Canton has just announced its planned premiere weekend is Oct. 23 to 25, 2015 at locations in and around...
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Friday, November 28, 2014 - 5:49 am
The State University of New York awarded an honorary doctor of science degree to SUNY Potsdam alumnus Haden A. Land in a recent special ceremony held in the Hall of the States in Washington, D.C. SUNY...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 6:13 pm
With winter weather striking St. Lawrence County earlier than usual, a top state police official is urging motorists in the county to be aware of seasonal road hazards. "There are a number of actions...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 6:12 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Historian Julie Madlin is using technology to make history more accessible to the public. The Heuvelton social studies teacher has been digging through local h...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 6:11 pm
POTSDAM -- Now that the first North Country snow has fallen, the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce is launching its Facebook page snowman photo contest. “From now until the end of February, we will be accep...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 6:10 pm
CANTON -- All metered parking in the village is free for the month of December. The first weekend of December marks the beginning of the holiday season in Canton with holiday open houses, shopping, ea...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 11:03 am
MASSENA -- State troopers say three Massena teens are jailed on felonies. Tyler R. Searles, 19, is charged with third-degree grand larceny and third-degree criminal mischief. Jordan P. Deshane, 18, an...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 10:55 am
AKWESASNE -- Troopers say they cited a Hogansburg man with second-degree harassment on Wednesday morning. Clint J. Mitchell, 27, was charged at 10 a.m., troopers said. The charge stems from an inciden...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 10:53 am
State troopers say they charged drivers from Potsdam and Gouverneur with driving while intoxicated on Wednesday night and early Thursday morning. Vance J. Jesmer, 23, of Gouverneur was charged at 9:23...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 10:49 am
PIERREPONT -- State troopers say they ticketed a resident of Potsdam for unlawful possession of marijuana following traffic stops. Aaron E. Fuller, 35, was additionally cited with speeding and failure...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 10:38 am
MADRID -- A Ballston Spa man is charged with a felony after St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Deputies say he allegedly tried to give Adderall to another person, for which he doesn't have a prescription....
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 10:32 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they ticketed three drivers on Wednesday: Robert F. Strohmenger, 44, of Newcomb was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and inadequate headlights at...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 10:27 am
0223 Traffic Stop completed – verbal warning issued. 0348 Potsdam rescue dispatched to a call. 0921 Traffic stop on Clarkson campus, verbal warning issued. 1005 Traffic stop on lower Pine Street, verb...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 8:25 am
With winter weather striking St. Lawrence County earlier than usual, a top state police official is urging motorists in the county to be aware of seasonal road hazards. "There are a number of actions...
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Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 8:24 am
By PAUL HETZLER The winter of 1620 nearly wiped out the Pilgrims, who were woefully unprepared for life in the New world. Many historians feel they would all have perished if not for food provided by...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 5:30 pm
New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) is encouraging North Country motorists to adjust Thanksgiving travel around the expected winter weather tonight and tomorrow and to get the latest...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 5:29 pm
Many St. Lawrence County residents will travel to spend their Thanksgiving holiday with loved ones, and the American Red Cross is offering steps to follow to help make sure it is a safe holiday season...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 2:35 pm
POTSDAM -- An Amish man was injured Tuesday after his buggy was hit by a Buick on the Morley-Potsdam Road. Kathlyn R. Bonno, 26, Potsdam, was the driver, according to state police. The accident shut d...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 2:33 pm
POTSDAM -- The Village of Potsdam has selected Everett E. Basford to be the next village administrator. The current administrator, David Fenton, is retiring in January. Basford, presently of South Col...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 12:07 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a Massena woman with driving while intoxicated on a suspended license on Tuesday night. Donna M. Cline, 57, of 38 Beach St. was charged with DWI, felony firs...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 12:05 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say a Chase Mills man was jailed on Tuesday evening on a warrant issued by St. Lawrence County Court. Timothy M. Campbell, 28, of 500 Dishaw Road was charged at 5:42 p.m. on...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 12:04 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently cited three motorists on Tuesday: Linda M. Fountaine, 67, of 211 Andrews St., Massena was ticketed for failure to obey a traffic signal at 5:56 p.m. at Amhe...
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