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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 5:23 pm
MASSENA -- Spring cleanup in the town outside the village will be a bit different this year. Residents in April will have to pick up vouchers that can be redeemed at the transfer station for one load...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 5:22 pm
State police are warning motorists to avoid any unnecessary driving during the winter storm that is forecast to bring a significant amount of snow to many areas across the state from Saturday into Sun...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 5:22 pm
POTSDAM – At their annual organizational meeting Jan. 8, the Town Council approved contracts with several service providers and other organizations: • Potsdam Humane Society, $43,567 for dog control •...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:58 pm
Bobbi Phillips of Norwood, left, is the newest member of the Raquette River Lions Club. Lion Royal Sheldon, center, officiated at the induction with Lions President Gordy Theisen, right. NORWOOD -- T...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:56 pm
NORWOOD -- The Norwood Sons of the American Legion's "Adirondack Wildlife Quilt Raffle" winner is Shelly Levison. She is above with Sons of the American Legion first vice commander Chris Burnham and...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 2:40 pm
Five NorthCountryNow.com viewers have won a pair of tickets to the Clarkson University men’s hockey game against Quinnipiac on Friday, Feb. 1 at 7 p.m. Stephanie Cummings of Russell, Tracy Daniels of...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 2:39 pm
CANTON -- Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash in the Town of Canton Wednesday afternoon. State police said a 2018 Toyota Corolla driven by John J. White, 70, of Rensselaer Falls, and a 20...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 2:38 pm
MASSENA -- If the federal government does not reach an agreement to re-open by March, school districts, including Massena, won't be reimbursed for free and reduced lunch. "It's not clear if it's going...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 2:33 pm
POTSDAM -- Vermont Technical College has announced that Travis Wilson of Potsdam has achieved dean's list honors for the fall 2018 semester. Wilson is in the school's diesel technology program.
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 12:05 pm
By ANDY GARDNERNorth Country Now MASSENA -- The village is considering an amendment to the taxi code that only allows 10 taxis to be licensed in the village at one time. The Village Board of Trustees...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 11:50 am
This overturned truck blocked the Back Hannawa Road Wednesday, forcing a section of the road to be closed by police. North Country Now photo by Bill Shumway. POTSDAM – The driver of a tractor-trailer...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 11:49 am
The 30-foot AWOS tower at Ogdensburg's airport. OBPA | Submitted. OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg International Airport’s new $287,000 Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS) is now operational, enhanci...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 9:16 am
The United Way of NNY will soon launch a search for a new executive director. Robert D. Gorman, the CEO of the United Way since 2013, has announced he is resigning July 1. Walter Hammond, chair of the...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 9:16 am
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos warned anglers in the North Country to be cautious when ice fishing. “This past week’s cold spell has improved c...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 9:16 am
LISBON — A Natural Bridge resident was charged Thursday in connection with a burglary on CR 27, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Sarah B. Graham, 41, was charged with second-degree...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 5:59 am
Ogdensburg police blotter, Jan. 17 • Caller reported at 9:49 p.m. that his X-box was missing from his Lafayette Street home. Incident report filed. • Anthony M. Demarco was arrested on a warrant on Gr...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 5:52 am
POTSDAM — A Madrid man was charged with driving while intoxicated on Maple Street Thursday morning, according to Potsdam police. James D. Mcgregor, 34, was charged with first-offense DWI and failure t...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 5:49 am
0000 Traffic stop on Maple Street 0008 Traffic stop on Clarkson Campus 0120 Traffic stop on Maple Street 0419 Parking problem on Market Street 0809 Traffic stop on Market Street 0856 Found property at...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 5:42 am
CANTON -- With an approaching winter storm, the St. Lawrence County Traffic Safety Program is reminding drivers to share the road safely with other vehicles. According to the New York State Department...
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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 5:42 am
North Country Assemblyman Billy Jones, D-Chateaugay, said Governor Andrew Cuomo’s budget message was lacking when it came to economic development plans for the North Country, but he was encouraged by...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 9:59 pm
By ANDY GARDNER North Country Now MASSENA -- A concerned parent went in front of the Board of Education on Thursday and said he thinks putting an armed officer in school isn't worth the potential liab...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 5:32 pm
This map from the National Weather Service shows predicted snowfall totals as a result of the snowstorm that meteorologists say will hit Saturday night and possibly continue through Sunday night. A s...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 5:32 pm
LISBON – Sixteen local food pantries each received a check for $1,300 and ten boxes of food from the donations taken in by the 2019 Lights On the River, said organizers in a recent press release. The...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 5:32 pm
CHASE MILLS -- A Chase Mills couple recently lost $1,200 to an internet scam and say they want to warn others so it doesn’t happen to them. Sandra Kerr said she was scrolling through a Google search r...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 4:36 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, Jan. 17, determined by number of page views and NCNow editorial staff: • CFC denied use of 25 Court Street building to house Canton congre...
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