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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 9:11 am
LISBON – A Lisbon woman was charged Thursday stemming from an alleged domestic dispute that took place May 16, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Amber L. Penacho, no age listed, was...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 9:07 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people in unrelated cases: • A 15-year-old unidentified male was charged as a runaway at 4:40 p.m. Thursday and petitioned to Family Court. • Re...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 9:02 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently ticketed three motorists: • Kenneth S. Ransier, 46, address not available, was charged with driving while intoxicated at 1:25 a.m. Thursday on Bishop Avenue...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 8:58 am
From left are CAG member Steve Conger of Ogdensburg; Jo Ann Roberts, Chamber Events Manager; Bob Giordano, Chase Mills, CAG President; and Kristian Green of Potsdam, this year's Grand Marshal. CANTON...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 8:53 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – If Ogdensburg doesn’t alter its financial course soon, the city’s fund balance will be drained within two years, according to City Manager Sarah Purdy. Purdy reiterated ou...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 8:02 am
Austin Scott of Waddington was recently named to the dean’s list at Worcester Polytechnic Institute excellence for the spring 2016 semester. Scott, a member of the class of 2017, is majoring in mechan...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 8:00 am
Shayla R. Williams of Colton was one of 504 seniors who recently graduated from Colby College in Waterville, Maine, receiving a bachelor of arts degree. Williams, who majored in biology, attended Colt...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 7:58 am
St. Lawrence University junior Lisa Grohn finished sixth in the NCAA Division III 10,000 meter championship on Thursday and earned All America honors for the second time this year. Grohn, fourth in th...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 7:55 am
St. Lawrence University senior Nick Crawford finished second in his heat and broke the Saint program record in advancing to the finals in the 400 meter hurdles at the 2016 NCAA Division III Outdoor Tr...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 6:03 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions Thursday. Those charged include: • Megan A. Judware, 22, Potsdam, was charged with speeding on Maple Street at8:24...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 5:56 am
0025 Dispatched PVRS to a call 0324 Dispatched PVRS to a call 0825 Traffic stop on Maple St. – ticket issued 0859 Traffic stop on Maple St. – ticket issued 0922 Traffic stop on Maple St. – ticket issu...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 5:46 am
Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, says legislation she sponsored aimed at tackling the increasing number of abandoned and vacant residential properties has passed the Assembly this week. “We...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 5:46 am
North Country Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy students Abigail Duquette, 16, Nicholville, at left, and Wesley Rode, 15, Massena. Two North Country athletes came home with medals from a grappling match in...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 5:46 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, May 26, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Boy saves hummingbird that flies into West Stockholm home • Styx sin...
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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 5:45 am
POTSDAM -- The State University of New York's annual Conference on Instruction & Technology will celebrate its 25th anniversary when it returns to the SUNY Potsdam campus for CIT 2016. SUNY Potsda...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 5:36 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The New York State Division of Veterans’ Affairs office is relocating. They will be at 826B Proctor Ave. starting June 1. That’s in the commerce park by the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Au...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 5:35 pm
CANTON -- Cape Vincent businessman John Byrne is announcing Thursday night that he will try again to unseat Addie Russell, D-Theresa, as Assembly representative from the 116th district. Byrne, in his...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 5:31 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH Potsdam and Canton are in the process of compiling their applications for one $10 million prize to a North Country municipality under Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Downtown Revitalization Init...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 5:31 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Two people were found dead in a Victory Road apartment this morning and village police are investigating the circumstances under which they died. No foul play is suspected,...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 2:31 pm
Pierrepont, Gouverneur and West Stockholm fire departments will receive more than $170,00 in federal funding. U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand say $80,000 in federal funding for...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 2:31 pm
Christine Trickey, right, will take pharmacy technician courses at BOCES with the scholarship she received. At left is Nicole Sharp, Ogdensburg Neighborhood Center director. OGDENSBURG -- A Rite Aid...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:53 am
Sen. Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, has joined fellow members of the New York State Senate Task Force on Workforce Development in releasing a report on how the state can help improve employee readiness a...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:51 am
CANTON -- Velma Bolyard's BOCES class recently created barn quilts as a math project. The project was organized by Lori Davis who has designed and painted many barn quilts for herself and her family....
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:48 am
POTSDAM – The Encounter Youth Group at New Hope Community Church raised $975 for what World Vision called their s 30HR Famine to help feed hungry children around the world. The students also collected...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:23 am
STOCKHOLM — A Norfolk teen was charged Wednesday for aggravated harassment, according to state police. The unnamed 18-year-old was charged with second-degree aggravated harassment at 2:40 p.m. on Stat...
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