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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 6:37 am
By ANDY GARDNER St. Lawrence County heroin addicts now have access to a needle exchange program and protection from arrest while carrying syringes, even if they contain opiate or opioid residue. ACR H...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 6:36 am
OGDENSBURG -- Spring cleanup is underway in and will continue through most of May. “We have started in the 2nd Ward and are heading west towards Proctor Ave. We will make multiple trips through each w...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:28 am
A strong fourth-quarter effort was not enough to make up for a sluggish outing through the first 45 minutes as the Clarkson University Men's Lacrosse team fell to 16th-ranked Rensselaer 18-12 at Hantz...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:25 am
Senior Jeremy Vautour and sophomore Jordan Dow scored three goals each leading the St. Lawrence University Men's Lacrosse team to a 22-14 victory over Skidmore College Saturday afternoon in a Liberty...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:23 am
Kayla Schmalz scored three goals including two in the second half leading the St. Lawrence University Women's Lacrosse team to a critical 8-6 victory over Clarkson Saturday afternoon on Hantz Field in...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:20 am
BROCKPORT, N.Y.—Senior captain Pete Gropp (Fairport, N.Y./Fairport) made a season-high 19 saves in a playoff-clinching 11-8 win at the College at Brockport (11-3, 4-2 SUNYAC) on Saturday afternoon. Th...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:18 am
POTSDAM, N.Y.—The SUNY Potsdam women's lacrosse team (7-8, 3-5 SUNYAC) nearly rallied to tie SUNY Fredonia (7-10, 3-5) in the final seconds before falling 9-8. However, the one-goal loss combined with...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:16 am
Buffalo, NY – Junior Hannah Christiansen (Lake View, NY) scored twice in her native area of Western New York but the SUNY Canton women's lacrosse team closed out its season with a 20-3 road loss at Bu...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:13 am
Houghton, NY – The SUNY Canton men's lacrosse team closed out its regular season with a 19-12 road win on Saturday afternoon at Houghton College. SUNY Canton controlled ground balls 16-9 in the first...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:11 am
After a late Union rally decided game number one, the Clarkson University Baseball team exploded for 17 runs in the second game to salvage a split against the Dutchmen. Clarkson's record is now 17-14...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:09 am
Kyle MacDonald and Evan Reichel had three hits each to lead the St. Lawrence University Baseball team offense but the Saints surrendered 12 runs early as SUNY Cortland, ranked No. 1 in the country, sc...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:06 am
Canton, NY – The SUNY Canton baseball team kept its Empire 8 playoff hopes alive as it earned an important Saturday sweep defeating visiting Elmira College 10-4 and 6-5. The Roos (6-11 Empire 8, 14-22...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:04 am
Late-inning rallies help the RIT softball team to a sweep of St. Lawrence on Saturday afternoon with a 3-0 shutout win in game one and a 5-2 come-from-behind win in game two. The Saints, now 14-19 ove...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:02 am
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y.—The SUNY Potsdam softball team (13-26, 3-15 SUNYAC) gave the two-seed in the upcoming SUNYAC Tournament all they could handle before falling 2-1 and 4-3 at SUNY Plattsburgh (25-15, 1...
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Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 12:00 am
Potsdam, NY – Despite pounding out 24 hits in 15 innings, the Clarkson University Softball team had to settle for a split on Saturday against Union College, beating the Dutchwomen 7-1 in the opener bu...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 11:52 pm
Molly Lennon won the 400 meter hurdles and Leah Conners had two top ten finishes in the throws as St. Lawrence University's women's outdoor track and field team competed in the non-scoring St. John Fi...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 11:48 pm
Nick Crawford was second in the 400 hurdles, Harrison Stivers was third in the 100, Sidi Abdoulaye third in the 1500 and Scott Kasson had a pair of top ten finishes in the throws as St. Lawrence Unive...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 11:42 pm
The Novice 8 boat for the St. Lawrence University Men's Rowing team had another quality finish taking third in the finals and missing second place by just five seconds at the New York State Championsh...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 11:41 pm
The St. Lawrence University Varsity 8 boat placed third in the Petite Finals at the New York State Championship Regatta Saturday afternoon at Fish Creek near the campus of Skidmore College. The Varsit...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 5:56 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Although the city is struggling to fill the Dobisky Center Concession stand, it appears food will be available in city’s “Greenbelt.” The city council called for a public...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 5:54 pm
Low-income people in St. Lawrence County with health issues that increase during extreme hot weather can take advantage of $3 million set aside statewide for air conditioner purchases through the Low-...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 5:53 pm
St. Lawrence County farms and businesses have until May 9 to apply for U.S. Small Business Administration disaster loans to compensate for weather-related losses last year. The SBA is reminding small...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 10:20 am
FINE – Two vehicles collided in the Nice N Easy parking lot along State Rt. 3 Friday afternoon, according to State Police. Vehicles driven by Lauren A. Blosser, 20, Star Lake, and Sandra K. Conklin, 6...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 10:10 am
POTSDAM – Potsdam police were busy Friday citing nine drivers and passengers for seatbelt and other vehicle and traffic violations on village roads Friday. Alleged seatbelt violators were: • Jeremy O....
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 9:35 am
Potsdam Police Department blotter April 29 0056 Patrols responded to a report of a person attempting to gain entry to another person’s residence. Patrols unable to locate anyone in the area upon thei...
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