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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:42 am
Ellen Greene of Massena was recently named to the dean's list at Syracuse University for the fall 2016 semester. Greene is a 2015 graduate of Massena Central School. She earned a fall GPA of 3.7, acco...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:41 am
Austin Scott of Waddington recently earned All-New England Status for placing in the top eight at the Division III New England Championships. Scott crossed the finish line third with a time of 4:16.80...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:40 am
OGDENSBURG -- Karena (Kay) Zimmer, LMSW, of Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center has been appointed the new Director of Oncology at the Richard E. Winter Cancer Center. Zimmer has worked at Claxton-Hepburn...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:39 am
SOUTH COLTON – While the current warm weather snap may make the sap flow for area maple producers, the tip-ups may be staying in the shed for the rest of the season. Due to weather conditions, the ann...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:37 am
A bill supported by North Country Sen. Patty Ritchie would call for the state to study public libraries’ economic impact. The bill (S.3010) authorizes the Empire State Development Corporation and Stat...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 10:21 am
0001 Traffic stop completed on Pine Street- Verbal warning issued. 0009 Patrol assisted a citizen with a disabled vehicle on Sandstone Drive. 0042 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0137 Traffic sto...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 10:05 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton has earned a spot on their list of the top 25 most pet-friendly colleges in the country, according to LendEDU.com. SUNY Canton placed 13th and was chosen largely because of the c...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 9:57 am
Above, Clarkson University doctor of physical therapy students work with patients with stroke. Research by Associate Professor of Physical Therapy George Fulk and his colleagues is pointing the way t...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 9:52 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- At least two people were injured on State Highway 68 Wednesday following a collision near the Arnold-Wagner Road. Ryan E. Kelly, 23, of Rensselaer Falls was ticketed for failure to kee...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 8:52 am
HEUVELTON — The Volunteer Transportation Center Inc. will host a fundraiser painting class with Wilson Bickford, Sunday, Feb. 26, from 1-5 p.m. at the fire hall, 95 State State. The cost is $60 prepai...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 8:15 am
MASSENA -- State investigators are assisting in a fire investigation on State Highway 420 late Wednesday night. Massena volunteers responded to a fire at 2224 State Highway 420 at 9:56 p.m. At least...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:45 am
This story original appeared in the “Progress 2017” section of North Country This Week. MASSENA -- The Business Development Corporation for a Greater Massena saw a busy year in 2016, with progress bei...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:40 am
POTSDAM -- A team of Clarkson University researchers has designed a new material that uses light to capture carbon dioxide from exhaust gasses in the atmosphere. Assistant Professor of Chemistry &...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:39 am
MASSENA -- The village board on Tuesday voted 3-1 to hire Chad Fish as a Department of Public Works motor equipment operator. The dissenting vote was Trustee Francis Carvel, who has recently cast seve...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:39 am
North Country Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa wants the state to revert the STAR tax exemption to the previous system following a variety or issues with the new rollout. Jenne is co-sponsori...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 3:37 am
Deshon Burgess hit a 3-pointer with 0.8 seconds remaining in the second overtime period to lead the Union College to a 110-108 victory over St. Lawrence University in the semifinal round of the Libert...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 3:34 am
Saratoga Springs, NY – When the Clarkson University Women's Basketball team won the Liberty League Championship last year, it came as the one-seed, the first time since 2006 that the conference's regu...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 3:31 am
For the sixth straight season, the third-ranked Clarkson University Women's Hockey team will host the ECAC Quarterfinals at Cheel Arena. The Golden Knights will take on Rensselaer in the best of three...
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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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