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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 5:26 pm
POTSDAM -- CJ’s Bottle & Can Retrieval Center, formerly CJ’s Redemption Center, is under new ownership. Now under the auspices of Bottle & Can Retrieval Centers Inc., a recycling company with...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 5:25 pm
AKWESASNE -- An ecological worker from the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe will help oversee an international plan to regulate water levels on the St. Lawrence River.Tony David Tony David, a water resources pr...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 5:23 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The village treasurer doesn’t foresee a large uptick in their state retirement payment along the lines of the $1.9 million Massena Memorial Hospital has to pay. Meanwhile, t...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 2:40 pm
From left, SUNY Canton nursing student Courtney Marcellus, Community Bank N.A. teller Sandra Moran and SUNY Canton nursing student Amanda Honeywell. OGDENSBURG -- The SUNY Canton Nursing Service Asso...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 2:38 pm
MASSENA -- The vice president of the nurses’ union at Massena Memorial Hospital says the one-year collective bargaining agreement ratified Monday night is a good deal. “We felt this is a good contract...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 2:36 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg will again compete for a $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative grant, according to an update from the city manager. The $100 million funding pool is a...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 11:56 am
OGDENSBURG -- Jerry Sheppard of Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center has been appointed the new Director of Outpatient Growth and Development. Sheppard has been employed with Claxton-Hepburn since 2009 and...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 11:54 am
Emily Bush of Ogdensburg was one of 28 students inducted into the Kappa Omicron Chapter of the Gamma Sigma Epsilon National Chemical Honor Society at Elmira College. Gamma Sigma Epsilon is a national...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 11:47 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg will need to reduce staffing levels before it will be eligible for assistance from the Department of State and the comptroller’s office. In a public update to t...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 11:35 am
MASSENA -- Senator Kirsten Gillibrand will make a stop in Massena on Thursday. She will be at the Massena Community Center, 61 Beach St., at 10:45 a.m. to “announce new legislation to protect senior c...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 11:32 am
The Norfolk Norwood Icemen strategize during a quick huddle at the goal during a the Bantom Sectionals in Brasher Falls last weekend. The Icemen will advance to the state championships in Buffalo. BR...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 11:03 am
23:46 Alarm activation at city hall, 330 Ford St. Patrol searched building and found no issues. 22:56 Received report from subject at 429 Oak St. of suspicious subject sitting on his porch. Patrols...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:43 am
MASSENA – David D. Dion, 46, of Hogansburg, was arrested by Massena-based State Police for driving drunk after a traffic stop on state Highway 37 Feb. 21 at 8:23 p.m. Dion was charged with operating a...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:42 am
LISBON – Bryan J. Mills, 20, of Waddington, was arrested for driving while intoxicated and other charges by State Police from Ogdensburg Feb. 22 at 3:20 a.m. after a traffic stop at the intersection o...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:39 am
HAMMOND – Steven M. Cool, 31, of Pennellville was arrested on a drug charge by Ogdensburg-based State Police Saturday, Feb. 18 at 6:55 a.m. after a traffic stop on state Highway 37. Cool was charged w...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:20 am
OGDENSBURG – Jessica Martin was arrested by city police Feb. 21 at 3:55 p.m. on a city court bench warrant for failure to appear. Martin was being held in lock up awaiting arraignment, said police.  
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:19 am
OGDENSBURG – James Yerdon was charged by city police Feb. 21 at 2:34 p.m. for having a dog at large. Yerdon was charged after patrols located a stray dog on the 700 block of Park Street. Dog control w...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:18 am
OGDENSBURG – Shane Bell as arrested by city police at city court on a warrant for second-degree criminal contempt Feb. 21 at 9:37 a.m. Bell was arraigned by city court Judge William Small and released...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:17 am
OGDENSBURG – Robert Lee Kelley was arrested by city police Feb. 21 at 9:31 a.m. at the police station, 800 Park St., on a city court warrant for first-degree sexual abuse. Kelley was arraigned before...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 9:39 am
0053 Contraband brought to station for destruction. 0158 Traffic stop completed on Market Street- Verbal warning issued. 0218 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0850 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a c...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 9:15 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — The village will take a new taxi cab law back to the drawing board after concerns from a local cab company owner. At Tuesday’s Board of Trustees meeting, Massena Transport ow...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 9:12 am
WADDINGTON – Unseasonably warm weather has forced organizers to cancel the Northern Pike Challenge for the second consecutive year. The event was set to kick off Saturday in Waddington. This is bad ne...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 8:57 am
CANTON -- Employees of St. Lawrence University pledged more than $19,000 to the United Way of NNY this year. The donation will support United Way programs at nonprofits in St. Lawrence County SLU’s ca...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 6:29 am
Above, with Claxton-Hepburn cardiac rehab coordinator Gerry Hourihan, is Edmund Cole, who has been participating in the different phases of Claxton-Hepburn’s cardiac rehabilitation program since 2013...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 6:28 am
Residents of St. Lawrence County and the rest of New York state can take falconry, leashed tracking dog and wildlife rehabilitator licensing exams. Registration deadline is March 17. Examinations for...
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