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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 9:51 am
OGDENSBURG — An Ogdensburg resident was charged with drug possession following a traffic stop Thursday morning, according to state police. Alexander E. Gagnon, 25, was cited for unlawful possession of...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 9:21 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Town of Massena will seek a new company to rent the top of the watertower on Bowers Street because AT&T will not accept their counteroffer for a new lease, according...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 9:07 am
WADDINGTON -- After one round of the Huk Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence presented by Go RVing, a familiar storyline has emerged. Kevin VanDam, the Michigan superstar who already holds two B.A.S.S. v...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 9:03 am
NORWOOD -- The Norwood Fire Department received a cash donation from the Norwood American Legion in support of this year’s July 4th fireworks. In the photo are, from left, Legion 1st Vice Bob Henni...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 8:55 am
Union College students from St. Lawrence County who are on the dean’s list this spring are: • Jay Foster-Grover of Canton, majoring in theater. • Caitlin McMahon of Massena, majoring in electrical eng...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 7:24 am
CANTON -- Joshua Sherman from Canton has been assigned by the New York Army National Guard to Headquarters Troop, 2-101 Cavalry (Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition) and received a pro...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 7:23 am
POTSDAM — Clarkson University Professor / GE Chair in Oil and Gas Systems David Mitlin's work on agricultural-derived carbons is an example of new science being translated into a potential commercial...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 7:22 am
POTSDAM -- Two professors from Clarkson University and Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi, Romania, have established an exchange program between the two universities. Costel C. Darie, associate pr...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 7:19 am
POTSDAM — A Potsdam man was jailed Thursday following an alleged domestic dispute at 114B Smith Rd., according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Joshua D. Lechner, 31, was charged with first-...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 6:52 am
CANTON — A Potsdam man was arrested for resisting arrest after pulling away and attempting to prevent officers from placing him under arrest on a violation of a parole warrant, according to St. Lawren...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 6:40 am
POTSDAM -- A Canton man was charged with trespassing following a complaint related to an intoxicated man outside of a Market Street business, according to Potsdam police. Arthur D. Hall, 45, was charg...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 6:38 am
0005 Traffic stop on Sandstone Drive 0023 Parking problem on Grant Street 0036 Local law violation in Filter Plant Alley 0411 Complaint at 38 Main Street 0427 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0547...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 6:02 am
CANTON — A Massena man was arrested after allegedly calling a protected party and making a death threat from the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility , according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:52 pm
From left, Sean McNamara, chamber president; Todd Mashaw, credit union CEO; Michael Thayer, credit union chief financial officer and chamber board member; and Laura Pearson, chamber executive directo...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:50 pm
Car seat laws in New York state that AAA New York State calls “outdated” are “putting young children at risk of injury,” according to a news release from the group. From 2011-2015, a one-year-old chil...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:49 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The village’s East Dam hydroelectric plant might get an infusion of $750,000 for its $1.8 million rehabilitation if a request for a grant to be submitted July 27 succeeds....
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:48 pm
Kevin VanDan turned in one of the largest bags of the day, weighing 24 lbs., 5 oz. One of the fish weighed 6 lbs., 5 oz. North Country Now photo by Andy Gardner. By ANDY GARDNER WADDINGTON -- The Bas...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:45 pm
BRIER HILL -- A horseshoe tournament to benefit a stage four lung cancer patient will be held Saturday, July 22 at Langbrook Golf Course. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be served. The Midlife Crisis Ban...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 2:49 pm
CANTON – The St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office has charged Derron R. Pool, 22, an inmate at the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility, with second-degree assault following an investigation of a...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 2:48 pm
With their first-place medals, this is the winning Kelly Farm team, Johnny Newman, Gene Newman, Allen Kelly, Jake Fredericks, Bill Short, Steve Coffin, Brian Doyle, Jon Ignatowski, Carl Normandin, Pe...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 2:47 pm
St. Lawrence County lost jobs in June while New York state overall gained, according to the state Department of Labor. In June, St. Lawrence County had 38,100 people in non-farm obs, down from 38,300...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 11:52 am
Waddington Mayor Janet Otto-Cassada, right, shares her vision for future improvements on the community's waterfront with Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul, left, and Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, center. W...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 11:50 am
By CRAIG FREILICH OGDENSBURG -- Canton-based Community Health Center of the North Country will be opening a primary care health center, following receipt of a $3.4 million grant. The $3,391,245 grant,...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 11:48 am
Pictured from left are Jeffrey Prosper, Ponderosa owner; Janice Adderley, event coordinator from the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce; Taygen Clark and Jess Clark. Taygen's father. POTSDAM — Two local you...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 11:36 am
 MASSENA -- Megan Wells of Massena is one of 120 students working this summer in Union College's summer research program. Wells, a member of the Class of 2018, is working in the biology department on...
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