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Friday, December 9, 2016 - 6:16 am
POTSDAM -- A Norfolk man was charged with speed in zone on Sandstone Drive on Thursday night, according to state police. Elijah N. Rousset, 19, was cited after police observed him driving 52 mph in a...
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Friday, December 9, 2016 - 6:14 am
0250 Traffic stop completed on Maple Street – verbal warning issued. 0824 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0907 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 1109 Dispatcher completed records check. 1148 D...
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Friday, December 9, 2016 - 5:56 am
Atlantic Testing Laboratories has begun taking pavement and soil borings of eight roads in Akwesasne for their future redesign. AKWESASNE -- The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Planning and Infrastructure...
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Friday, December 9, 2016 - 5:56 am
CANTON — An Ogdensburg man was charged with promoting prison contraband while he was an inmate at the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Mi...
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Friday, December 9, 2016 - 5:56 am
WEST STOCKHOLM -- The West Stockholm United Methodist Church is accepting donations for their memory tree. To make a donation in memory of a loved one, send a check to West Stockholm Church, P.O. Box...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 5:34 pm
NORWOOD -- Save The Fountain continues fundraising in their effort to restore the fountain and create the park on the grounds that surround the fountain. Save The Fountain’s holiday fundraiser is a c...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 5:33 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- St. Lawrence County legislators approved a New York Power Authority proposal Monday that would end power subsidies for farms and businesses in the tri-county area. The plan b...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 5:32 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, Dec. 8, determined by page views and our editorial staff: • Colton man charged with possession of loaded firearm in motor vehicle, trooper...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 5:31 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- A SUNY Potsdam freshman from Heuvelton is drawing attention with his video of a stupendous basketball trick – with his back to the far court basket, a full-court backwards...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 5:30 pm
The Regional Economic Development Council is giving $6,009,961 to 16 St. Lawrence County projects. That’s out of a $61.4 million total for 77 projects in the North Country region, which includes the c...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 2:36 pm
Norwood-Norfolk-Raymondville Outreach Board of Directors members, from left, Mickey McKenna, Kelly Lustyik, Judy Chagnon, Pat Martin, Laurell Brault, Marcia Murray and Barb Lustyik. POTSDAM -- The No...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 2:34 pm
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital has been granted a Certificate of Need for the establishment of a new private, non-profit corporation. The New York State Public Health and Health Planning Committ...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 2:31 pm
The International Joint Commission has cleared the way to approve Plan 2014, which they say will return water levels and flow on the St. Lawrence River to a more natural state. “Allowing for more natu...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 12:29 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged 11 motorists in a 12-hour period between Wednesday and Thursday: • William F. Strable, 23, of River Road, Hogansburg was charged with inadequate exhaust and...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 11:40 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- There will be a new airline flying out of Massena International Airport, pending approval from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The Town Council voted unanimously to h...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 11:40 am
MADRID -- Madrid dairy farmer David Fisher has been chosen as the new president of the New York Farm Bureau. Fisher and his family have operated Mapleview Dairy in Madrid for four generations.David Fi...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 11:38 am
MADRID — A local couple is again raising money for the Madrid-Waddington Central High School music department through a raffle of six sets of handmade glass blown ornaments crafted by local artisan T...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 11:34 am
MORRISTOWN -- An author with ties to Morristown recently completed his three part “Upcountry Series” of novels. Rick Doyan, 63, who spent the better part of eight summers at his cottage on the St. Law...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 9:47 am
MORRISTOWN — An Ogdensburg woman was charged with drug possession on State Highway 37 on Wednesday, according to state police. Jessica A. Mendenhall, 27, was charged with seventh-degree criminal posse...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 9:47 am
OSWEGATCHIE — An Ogdensburg teen was charged Wednesday afternoon following a missing person complaint, according to state police. The unnamed 17-year-old was charged with violating a family court act...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 9:46 am
DEKALB — A Rensselaer man was charged with drug possession on County Route 17 Wednesday morning, according to state police. Robert D. Hance, 28, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and i...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 9:22 am
CLARE — A Gouverneur man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation Wednesday following a personal-injury accident on County Route 27, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Robert...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 9:21 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg City Council did not act Monday on a proposed contract that would have Casella Waste take over sludge removal for the city. Last month, Department of Public Wor...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 9:21 am
Pictured are Henry and Nancy Walters of the Potsdam Kiwanis Club with members of the Harlem Ambassadors team. POTSDAM — Last month the Harlem Ambassadors competed against the Potsdam Heroes in a char...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 8:04 am
Middlebury, VT – Outscored 18-6 in the fourth quarter, the Clarkson University Women's Basketball team was unable to keep pace with Middlebury College on Wednesday evening, falling 54-40 to the Panthe...
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