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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 4:28 pm
MADRID -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff deputies say they charged Victoria L. Middlemiss, 29, of State Rte. 310, Ogdensburg with issuing bad checks. Deputies said the charge stems from her allegedly wri...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 2:39 pm
MMH Foundation President Miriam Catapano gives John Murray a fleece jacket in recognition of his years of service to the organization. Photo submitted by Julia Rose. MASSENA -- The Massena Memorial H...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 2:39 pm
Unseasonably high temperatures in St. Lawrence County could continue through at least the coming week, with highs predicted above freezing for the next few days. But meteorologists at the National Wea...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 1:26 pm
CANTON — A Rensselaer Falls man was charged following a reported domestic dispute on Jan. 28, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Spencer T. Walrath, 25, was charged with second-degre...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 11:44 am
CANTON – A former Ogdensburg restaurant owner has been charged with burglary in an alleged home invasion in Canton Thursday night, a year to the day after he was charged with three felony burglary cou...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 11:43 am
Updated 4:06 p.m. Feb. 5, 2016 By MATT LINDSEY MASSENA – The St. Lawrence River Walleye Association Northern Pike Challenge, originally set for Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 20 and 21, has been cancelled....
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 11:42 am
The Assembly passed a one-house bill that would ensure state and federal primaries in New York State are held simultaneously on the same date, according to North Country Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 11:39 am
NORWOOD -- Norwood-Norfolk Elementary School recently participated in The Great Kindness Challenge and earned status as a Kindness Certified School. Over 5 million students in 8,000 schools across ou...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 11:21 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged three people with various offenses: • Saydie E. Eggleston, 17, of Monroe Parkway, Massena was charged with petit larceny at 6:18 p.m. Tuesday at Wal...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 11:17 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged six motorists with traffic offenses: • Jon-Alec N. Connell, 22, of State Rte. 37C, Helena was charged with no headlight at 2:42 a.m. Friday on East...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 10:03 am
LOUISVILLE — Madrid and Winthrop residents were charged Wednesday morning following a reported domestic dispute, according to state police. Jordan M. Newcombe, 20, Madrid, was charged with second-degr...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 10:02 am
PITCAIRN — Gouverneur-based state police said they charged a man with criminal possession of marijuana on State Highway 812 Thursday afternoon. Dylan B. Ferris, 31, Booneville, was charged with fifth-...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 10:01 am
OSWEGATCHIE — An Ogdensburg woman was charged Thursday following a larceny complaint first reported to state police Jan. 25, according to state police. Jessica J. Kerr, 35, was charged with petit larc...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 10:00 am
FINE — A Star Lake man was charged Feb. 3 with harassment stemming from an incident first reported to state police Dec. 9. Alden R. Ward, 69, was charged with second-degree harassment at 4:15 p.m. on...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 8:39 am
SUNY Canton Student Government Association executive officers unveil a new memorial at the school. From left, Devine Pearson, Khaina A. Solomon, Rachel “Nikki” Zeitzmann, Fatizjah Burnett and Lorrain...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 8:35 am
Addicts desperate to break free from heroin’s deadly grip would get more doctor-ordered treatment, under new legislation introduced in the legislature by Senator Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, and Assemb...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 7:13 am
0128 Traffic Stop on Market Street 0138 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call 0742 Walk in Domestic complaint. 0840 Report of an abandoned vehicle. Owner located. 0958 Assist Village resident 1009 Disp...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 6:59 am
POTSDAM -- Xiaosong Song, a gastroenterologist who practices with St. Lawrence Health System’s Canton-Potsdam Hospital, was recently recognized by the American Gastroenterology Association’s Bridges t...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 6:57 am
From left, Mike Ellis, Nicholas Salacka, Potsdam Rotary President Amanda Crump and Vocational Service Chair Paul McGrath. NORWOOD -- Nicholas Salacka of Norwood-Norfolk Central School, a student in t...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 6:55 am
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Mathematics Rana Parshad and his Ph.D. student Emmanul Quansah of Ghana recently published the paper "Biological Control via 'Ecological' Damping: An Approac...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 6:12 am
CANTON – A Massena man was jailed following a home invasion and robbery attempt Thursday evening on State Highway 310, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Sheriff’s deputies responded...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 6:11 am
POTSDAM — A Potsdam man was arrested Thursday morning after a domestic dispute ended at the Potsdam Police Department. Potsdam police said two people walked into the police department while having an...
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 6:11 am
CANTON -- Children and their caregivers are invited to the Canton Free Library, 8 Park St., Feb. 6, for the First Saturday Read-Aloud from 11 a.m. until noon. Students from the Irving Bacheller Societ...
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Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 5:25 pm
Tax preparer Dan Skelly, left, and James Smithers. North Country Now photo by Sean McNamara. OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg man won $1,000 from a tax preparation promotion on Wednesday. James Smithers w...
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Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 5:24 pm
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam is to get $750,000 for establishing the State University of New York’s first Center for Applied Learning, which will expand the research, development, testing and implementatio...
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