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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 11:56 am
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON -- The Canton Chamber of Commerce is seeking additional financial support from the village and town to help expand chamber membership and hire a new executive director to repla...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 11:54 am
The state Department of Environmental Conservation has petitioned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to designate the New York portion of the St. Lawrence River as a “Vessel Waste No Disch...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 11:51 am
From left, seated, are scholarship committee chair Tracie Kroeger; the award winners, Hayley Snodgrass, Miranda Ditta, Sydney Thornhill, Kedan Mack; and in the second row, Aidan Putnam, Ryan McNally,...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 11:49 am
Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY) is in the midst of its annual spring fundraiser, which needs to raise $70,000 by June 30 to support TAUNY’s public education programs. The fundraiser, whic...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:05 am
Holly Cruger of Potsdam and Cheyenne Padgett of Winthrop were named to Hofstra University’s Spring 2017 dean's list for their outstanding academic achievement.
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:04 am
Brittany Rust of Canton recently received a diploma from Hudson Valley Community College in Troy. She graduated from the dental assistant program.  
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:04 am
CANTON — A Canton resident and graduating senior who took part in St. Lawrence University’s Collegiate Science & Technology Entry Program (CSTEP) has been accepted into medical school for the fall...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:01 am
OSWEGATCHIE — An Ogdensburg man was charged with drug possession on SH 812 Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. John C. Boransky, 26, was cited for unlawful possession of marijuana at 2:17...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:00 am
NORFOLK — A Potsdam man was charged Wednesday following an alleged domestic dispute first reported to state police June 20. Casey J. Deshane, 38, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt: diso...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:00 am
FINE — An Oswegatchie woman was involved in a property-damage accident on Hall Avenue Wednesday morning, according to state police. The driver was Stephanie J. Simmons, 41. Troopers said the incident...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:34 am
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG – The Ogdensburg City School District recognized the contributions of the Ogdensburg International Seaway Festival Committee and volunteer wrestling coach Ricky Ledwith...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:29 am
Dr. Kejian Tang reviews a patient’s EEG record to determine any increased brain activity since the patient’s stroke. MASSENA – Much like a heart attack affects the heart, a stroke attacks the brain....
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:27 am
State police issued over 1,500 tickets during the June 7-13 "Speed Week" campaign in the North Country. The special traffic enforcement period to crack down on speeding and aggressive drivers saw troo...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 6:21 am
0353 Animal Complaint at 200 Main Street 1124 Fingerprints completed at 38 Main Street 1219 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1309 Alarm activation on Elm Street 1335 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 6:05 am
LOUISVILLE -- - New York's District 21 candidate Patrick Nelson (D-Stillwater) took to the floor in Louisville recently to speak about healthcare, listen to stories from constituents, answer questions...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 6:05 am
POTSDAM -- The Class of 1961 reunion is scheduled for July 21-23. For more information, contact Ms. Scoville at P.O. Box 285 Potsdam NY 13676.
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 6:05 am
The Ogdensburg Zonta club recently donated $1,000 to Claxton-Hepburn’s cancer center. On hand for the donation are, from left, Nicole Gadway, hospital foundation assistant director, and Kim Scharff S...
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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 6:26 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Frederic Remington Art Museum is holding its 10th biannual International Juried Art Exhibit opening Sept. 23. All artists 18 years and older living within a 100-mile radius of Ogdens...
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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 6:25 pm
MALONE – The Malone Chess Club Inc., a local children’s nonprofit, recently played host to another edition of the Upstate NY Open Chess Championships. About 50 total players competed for over $1,000 i...
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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 6:22 pm
By THOMAS LUCKIE III & JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – An Ogdensburg man is threatening legal action against Ogdensburg School District, citing claims that the school principal left him out of the loop...
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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 6:13 pm
Following a seven-day trial, a federal jury in Utica on Tuesday, June 20, convicted Stacey J. LaPorte Jr., 26, of Massena of five counts of sexually exploiting four different children, announced the U...
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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 3:59 pm
CANTON – St. Lawrence County sheriff’s investigators arrested Jamie L. Osier, 29, of Canton Wednesday, June 21, as a fugitive from justice. The sheriff’s department reported that Oshier was wanted in...
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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 2:54 pm
CLIFTON -- Members of the public are invited to attend a community forum about potential redevelopment options for the former Jones & Laughlin (J&L) Steel site in southern St. Lawrence County....
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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 2:53 pm
CANTON -- Abby Leggue of St. Mary’s School has won a bike from Lifetouch pictures. All St. Mary’s School students were photographed this spring by Lifetouch and were entered for a chance to win a bik...
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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 2:51 pm
Brenna Woods and Kelly Bloom PARISHVILLE – Parishville-Hopkinton Central School student-athletes are trying to raise money to fund a JV girls basketball team for the 2017-2018 school year by doing yar...
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