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Monday, August 29, 2016 - 5:38 am
POTSDAM -- Dr. Brenda J. Healey, an emergency medicine specialist, will practice in the Emergency Department of Canton-Potsdam Hospital. Healey specializes in diagnosis and treatment of patients with...
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Monday, August 29, 2016 - 5:37 am
Jill Gaebel works with new freshman class on team building skills. POTSDAM -- Potsdam High School held orientation for 102 incoming freshman and transfer students. Students were greeted by their guid...
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Monday, August 29, 2016 - 5:18 am
POTSDAM -- A Norwood teen was charged with speeding on Sandstone Drive at 10:24 p.m. Saturday, according to Potsdam police. Ty S. Cotter, 17, was cited after police observed him driving 56 mph in a 30...
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Monday, August 29, 2016 - 5:17 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said a man for public urination and another man for open container on Sunday morning. Jan Laurens, 23, Potsdam, was cited for public urination on Maple Street at 2:10 a.m. Ry...
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Monday, August 29, 2016 - 5:15 am
0002 Traffic Stop in Pierrepont Ave – Verbal warning issued 0003 Patrols responded to a noise complaint on Bay Street 0012 Patrol observed a local law violation on Main Street – Verbal warning issued...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 4:15 pm
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- Clarkson University is continuing upgrades to the downtown campus, residence halls, gym and fitness center and Cheel parking lot with students set to begin classes Aug. 29....
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 4:14 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg’s solar farm will begin generating power by the end of September, according to a public update from Ogdensburg City Manager Sarah Purdy. Issues related to connecting the 1.8 m...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 4:14 pm
CANTON -- Staff from the St. Lawrence County Planning Office will present results from a survey of the county's farming community on Thursday, Sept. 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the second floor conference room...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 4:10 pm
POTSDAM -- The SUNY Potsdam and Clarkson University women's soccer programs will co-host their 2016 Fall ID Clinic on Sunday, Oct. 16 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Clarkson's Hantz Turf Field. The clinic i...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 11:08 am
State troopers say they recently charged two people with driving while intoxicated: • James L. Merrill, 21, of Potsdam was charged with DWI, no headlights, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 11:04 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they recent cited three people: • Anabelle French, 19, of Wyantskill was charged with possession of another person's license at 8:08 p.m. Saturday while attempting to buy...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 10:57 am
BRASHER -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff deputies say they charged Christopher R. Bessey, 34, of Wheeler Lane, Norfolk with a felony count of failure to register as a sex offender. Deputies say they rec...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 10:52 am
PARISHVILLE -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff deputies say a Potsdam man is facing numerous charges after crashing his car and leaving the scene, who was collared fleeing on foot after his vehicle died....
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 8:34 am
POTSDAM -- With 21 returning players along with a class of 10 newcomers, the Clarkson University Men's Soccer team will push to make the postseason for the first time under third-year head coach Chris...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 8:23 am
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam is preparing to welcome its 200th class of incoming students this fall, as the college’s bicentennial continues. Two hundred years later, SUNY Potsdam is ready...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 8:21 am
By TOM LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg students in grades 3-8 performed slightly below the level of students across the state during 2016 New York State Assessments for English Language Arts and M...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 8:15 am
COLTON -- The 12th annual Higley Hundred cycling events will be held at Higley Flow State Park on Saturday, Sept. 10 with the 100km (62 mile) ride beginning at 8:30 a.m. and the 50km (32 mile) ride be...
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Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 4:07 pm
A portable ministry that started earlier this year will be holding “reach out events” across St. Lawrence County in the coming months. New Beginnings Ministry INRI is “seeking to bring healing and res...
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Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 4:07 pm
The Tragically Hip take a bow after closing the final show of the Man Machine Poem tour with 'Ahead by a Century.' From left, guitarists Rob Baker and Paul Langlois, singer Gord Downie, drummer Johnn...
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Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 4:04 pm
By MATT LINDSEY CANTON -- Students at SUNY Canton will have a pair of new dining options this year and returning students will notice about $2 million site-improvement projects over the summer and par...
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Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 10:41 am
State troopers say they recently cited a half-dozen people with various drug-related counts. Although several of them happened around the same time and place, troopers say they are separate cases: • S...
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Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 10:29 am
0014 Traffic stop on Main Street, warning issued. 0225 Traffic stop on Elm Street, warning issued. 0231 Verbal warnings issued to subjects in violation of local ordinance. 0251 Verbal warning issued t...
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Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 10:24 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Democratic committee will caucus on Aug. 30 at 7 p.m. at the community center, 61 Beach St. Two village of Massena trustee seats are up for election in November. Committee offic...
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Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 10:21 am
By TIM BALTZ Yet another double header night for the 358 Modifieds was in store this past Friday night at the Mohawk International Raceway. The held over event from August the 5th would kick off the e...
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Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 10:10 am
POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff deputies say they charged Shawna M. Burnham, 30, of Congress Street, Ogdensburg with petit larceny on Friday for allegedly stealing "various items" from Olympia...
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