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Friday, June 23, 2017 - 6:49 am
The following local students are on the University at Albany spring dean's list: • Samantha Kardash of Potsdam • Matthew Lapoint of Norwood • Natasha Lindor of Madrid • Shelby Mack of Rensselaer Falls...
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Friday, June 23, 2017 - 6:48 am
POTSDAM – Local students at SUNY Potsdam who have earned a place on the spring 2017 president's list include: • Vanna Thompson, Rooseveltown, childhood/early childhood education • Abigail Savage, Cant...
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Friday, June 23, 2017 - 6:19 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged three motorists with driving infractions on Thursday. Those charged included: • Ariel L. Eurto, 19, Norfolk, was cited at 2:35 p.m. for failure to stop for...
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Friday, June 23, 2017 - 6:16 am
0036 Potsdam Fire dispatched to a call 0647 Welfare check on Washington Street 0654 Alarm activation on Sisson Street 1005 Larceny on Elm Street 1236 V & T complaint on Market Street 1242 Assist r...
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Friday, June 23, 2017 - 5:50 am
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON -- The village board approved several hires and a resignation at its meeting Monday, June 19. The trustees accepted the resignation of Canton police officer Cory Williams. Vill...
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Friday, June 23, 2017 - 5:49 am
North Country Assemblyman Marc W. Butler, R-Newport, says both houses of the legislature passed the Volunteer Firefighters Gap Coverage Cancer Disability Act. Butler, who is one of the bill’s sponsors...
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Friday, June 23, 2017 - 5:49 am
HANNAWA FALLS -- Helping Hands has raised over $17,000 for the Christian P. House Furniture barn, building fund. Dr. Michael Maresca of Hannawa Falls, is challenging residents of St. Lawrence County t...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 5:33 pm
Lawrence Avenue Elementary School recently honored 119 fourth graders during their moving up day. The students entertained the large audience of family and friends by singing “We are the people of th...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 5:31 pm
North Country Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, says legislation she authored to ensure corrections officers and their families are given the pension benefits they have earned if the CO dies...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 5:29 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, June 22, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Ogdensburg man threatens legal action against school, claims princi...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 5:27 pm
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON -- A 30-year-old municipal building telephone system may be replaced in 2018, once village and town officials and department heads review current needs and other options. A com...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 5:27 pm
CHASE MILLS – The Louisville 5K Turtle Mud Run starts from the Louisville Arena, 44 Arena Dr., at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 24. The course will include 15-plus obstacles through the woods and swamps and r...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 3:28 pm
Massena police say they charged Erin J. White, 30, of P.O. Box 234, Madrid with petit larceny and trespass at 3:15 p.m. Tuesday at the police station.
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 3:23 pm
Massena police say they recently charged five drivers: • Christopher Rickett, 28, of Trippany Road, Massena was charged with leaving the scene of a property damage accident and unsafe backing at 7 p.m...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 3:03 pm
CANTON --A former Fowler town justice who admitted receiving sexual favors in exchange for rulings beneficial to defendants is headed to state prison. Paul M. Lamson, was sentenced to two to six years...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 2:43 pm
By MATT LINDSEY PARISHVILLE -- The Parishville-Hopkinton Central Board of Education took one more step toward a $2.3 million dollar capital project and received a large donation toward their proposed...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 2:41 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate remained flat in May compared to the same month last year, but there were fewer people working, according to the state Department of Labor. The DOL says there w...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 2:40 pm
St. Lawrence Central has named their Class of 2017 leaders. The valedictorian is Leanne Gardner. She is the daughter of James and Tammy Gardner. She has participated in a number of extracurricular act...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 11:56 am
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON -- The Canton Chamber of Commerce is seeking additional financial support from the village and town to help expand chamber membership and hire a new executive director to repla...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 11:54 am
The state Department of Environmental Conservation has petitioned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to designate the New York portion of the St. Lawrence River as a “Vessel Waste No Disch...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 11:51 am
From left, seated, are scholarship committee chair Tracie Kroeger; the award winners, Hayley Snodgrass, Miranda Ditta, Sydney Thornhill, Kedan Mack; and in the second row, Aidan Putnam, Ryan McNally,...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 11:49 am
Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY) is in the midst of its annual spring fundraiser, which needs to raise $70,000 by June 30 to support TAUNY’s public education programs. The fundraiser, whic...
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:05 am
Holly Cruger of Potsdam and Cheyenne Padgett of Winthrop were named to Hofstra University’s Spring 2017 dean's list for their outstanding academic achievement.
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:04 am
Brittany Rust of Canton recently received a diploma from Hudson Valley Community College in Troy. She graduated from the dental assistant program.  
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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:04 am
CANTON — A Canton resident and graduating senior who took part in St. Lawrence University’s Collegiate Science & Technology Entry Program (CSTEP) has been accepted into medical school for the fall...
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