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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 12:21 pm
Defense attorney Earl Ward, Hillary, defense attorney Norman Siegel and Pete Dumas give a press conference following the verdict announcement. By ANDY GARDNER CANTON -- A courtroom packed with over 1...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 11:47 am
ALEXANDRIA BAY -- St. Lawrence County Optometrist, Dr. Robert Saidel hosted nearly 140 area foster children and their family members at a day on the St. Lawrence River Sept. 25. Dr. Saidel has office...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 11:47 am
So many people tried to visit NorthCountryNow.com just as the Nick Hillary murder trial verdict was being announced this morning, the site failed to load for most viewers. The site didn’t actually shu...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 11:45 am
POTSDAM -- Jedidiah Hammill is one of many North Country natives to excel in athletics while wearing a SUNY Potsdam jersey. At first he didn't seem destined to play for the Bears, but when he graduate...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 10:16 am
CANTON -- Oral “Nick” Hillary is not guilty of killing Garrett Phillips, Judge Felix Catena announced this morning in St. Lawrence County Court. Kayla Phillips, a cousin of the victim, was escorted o...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 9:56 am
OSWEGATCHIE — A Heuvelton man was charged with driving while intoxicated Wednesday morning on Irish Settlement Road, according to state police. Justin P. Hollis, 31, was charged with first-offense DWI...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 9:55 am
OGDENSBURG — An Ogdensburg man was charged with possession of prison contraband on State Highway 37 Tuesday stemming from a Sept. 5 complaint, according to state police. William H. Bohannon, 28, was c...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 9:54 am
GOUVERNEUR — A Gouverneur woman was charged with drug possession on U.S. Highway 11 Tuesday afternoon, according to state police. Arlene C. McFerran, 28, was charged with seventh-degree criminal posse...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:51 am
Pat Piperni was recently appointed associate professor of mechanical and aeronautical engineering at Clarkson University. Piperni received his bachelor of engineering degree with honors in mechanical...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:49 am
Yuncheng Du was recently appointed assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at Clarkson University. Du received his bachelor of science degree in automation from China Three Gorges...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:27 am
Goldy spends a moment with Joe Lapinsky. OGDENSBURG -- A miniature horse named Goldy recently paid a visit to RiverLedge Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. The horse, which was walked around the...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:22 am
Assemblywoman Addie Jenne Russell, D-Theresa, has been endorsed by the New York State AFL-CIO as she seeks re-election to her 116th “River District” seat in the New York State Assembly. "Together we h...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:17 am
By CRAIG FREILICH People who are not now registered to vote in St. Lawrence County but would like to register in time for the Nov. 8 general election have until Saturday, Oct. 15 at 9 p.m. That is for...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:16 am
OSWEGATCHIE — An Ogdensburg resident was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation on State Highway 812, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Bradly M. LaRock, 23, was cited for the...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:08 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions Tuesday. Those charged included: • Johnathan A. Gagne, 29, Hannawa Falls, was charged with non-transparent windows...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 7:04 am
0644 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call. 0745 Patrols respond to accident on Market St. 0837 Assisted citizen with handicapped parking placard. 0843 Record check performed on applicant. 0903 Patrol r...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 5:45 am
POTSDAM — A Potsdam woman was charged with driving more than twice the legal limit following a two vehicle property-damage accident on Main Street Tuesday evening, according to Potsdam police. Peggy S...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 5:45 am
Just a few hours remain to enter to win a pair of tickets to an exciting Clarkson University Division I hockey game. So far, more than 300 people have entered the NorthCountryNow.com contest to win ti...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 5:45 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- City councilors agreed to allow the ‘Holiday Light Up the Night Parade’ following a letter of request from the committee that organizes the event. The parade which has go...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 5:45 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, Sept. 27, determined by page views and our editorial staff: • Potsdam man faces multiple charges after fleeing police on motorcycle Monday...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:43 pm
CANTON -- The Village Board of Trustees will meet in special session Sept. 28 to consider and bring to a vote the hiring of two village police officers. The meeting begins at 8 a.m. in the boardroom o...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:42 pm
Updated at 9:48 p.m. to clarify OBPA contributed $170,000, not $1.7 million. NorthCountryNow.com regrets the error. OGDENSBURG -- Allegiant Air’s first in-bound flight to Ogdensburg International Airp...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:40 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg agreed to rezone a property owned by Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center to help facilitate a sale Monday. The .52 acre property is located at 503 Mansion Avenue an...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:39 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Figure Skating Club will hold registration for the upcoming season from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 28 and noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 15. Both registrations will...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:45 pm
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg is susceptible to fiscal stress, according to a report from the state comptroller’s office. The city’s “fiscal score,” based on factors in the city report for fiscal year 2015,...
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