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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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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 7:20 am
Adriana Quiroga-Garcia of Potsdam recently graduated from Kent State University with a master of public health from the College of Public Health. Quiroga-Garcia was among over 1,600 students who recei...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 7:19 am
NORWOOD -- Bradan Dickinson of Parishville-Hopkinton Central School was recently chosen as the Potsdam Rotary Club student of the month for November at the Seaway Career and Technical Education Center...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 7:13 am
OSWEGATCHIE — A Heuvelton man was charged Monday morning after grabbing a female by the throat during an domestic incident on County Route 15, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Alan...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 7:12 am
MASSENA — A Massena man was charged with sexual misconduct Wednesday stemming a complaint first reported on Nov. 5, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Ronald E. Flores Agurto, 32, wa...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 7:12 am
CANTON — A Canton man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation following a traffic stop Monday morning on County Road 21, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Timothy M. Pitts,...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 6:12 am
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- St. Lawrence County legislators have tabled a proposal that would have scrapped a plan to offer no-cost recycling at county transfer stations. The proposal brought forward by...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 6:12 am
COLTON — A Colton man was charged with having a loaded firearm in a vehicle following a traffic stop on State Highway 56 on Wednesday, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Eric R. Burn...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 6:12 am
Sen. Joseph Griffo, R-Rome, says he is “pleased” the governor is embracing term limits on elected officials in New York State. As Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, recently announced his support for term...
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Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 5:33 am
0124 Patrols assist with an animal complaint. 0155 Traffic stop completed on Maple Street – verbal warning issued. 0159 Patrols assist CPH with a complaint. 0734 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0...
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Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 5:36 pm
CANTON -- Tim Welpe from the Potsdam Elks Club recently presented the third graders in Tom Alzo’s multiage class at St. Mary’s School with dictionaries. Above are Tate Cruikshank, Alex Stone, Gavin S...
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Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 5:34 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University officials are highlighting the fact the institution is the largest property taxpayer in the village and one of the largest taxpayers in the town and school district,...
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Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 5:33 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH Jeffords Steel and LC Drives in Potsdam and Hemo Medica in Massena are among the six St. Lawrence County funding applicants who will be listening closely Thursday as Gov. Andrew Cuom...
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Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 5:32 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Parks and Recreation Department will host their Skate with Santa for ages 12 and under on Dec. 10 from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Cost is $3 and skate rentals are free. Afterward, Ro...
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Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 2:35 pm
POTDSAM -- Canton-Potsdam Hospital recently received over 25 stuffed animals from two local brothers from Norwood. Lochlan Sweeney, pictured above on left, and Earl Sweeney, on the right, decided to...
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Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 2:33 pm
MASSENA -- Three village residents who were accused of a weekend burglary are facing new charges for a separate break-in. On Tuesday afternoon, village police charged Lyn G. Bormann IV, Andrew D. Diet...
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