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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 5:15 pm
POTSDAM -- Brian Hauser, an assistant professor of film at Clarkson University, has sold his first novel, “Memento Mori: The Fathomless Shadows,” to Word Horde. The novel is set to be released in the...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 5:15 pm
Page (far left) and Chevalier (far right) are above with Lifted Out of Poverty students. MASSENA — Local teens from Lifted Out of Poverty spent some time with NBT Bank Nov. 6 as part of NBT’s Strive...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 2:29 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County sheriff deputies say Ogdensburg and Lisbon men were charged Monday with possessing narcotics in the county jail last week. Marcus G. Bresett, 23, of Knox Street, Ogdensbu...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 2:28 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University is receiving $35,000 grant to educate Canton Central School District students about making use of food waste. The grant comes from the E2 Energy to Educate program of C...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 11:55 am
PIERREPONT — A Colton man was charged Sunday following a dog complaint Oct. 12, according to state police. Rex T. Burns, 44, was charged with torturing/injuring/not feeding an animal at 10 a.m., offic...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 11:54 am
CANTON — A woman was charged with drug possession on U.S. Highway 11 Sunday morning, according to state police. Alyssa M. Vicens, 24, Holley, was cited for unlawful possession of marijuana, speed in z...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 11:50 am
POTSDAM -- - Adam Bollt, Potsdam High School Class of 2020, presented recently at the St. Lawrence County Historical Association's Civil War Round Table at the Silas Wright House in Canton.Adam Bollt...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 11:49 am
With several hunting and trapping seasons now open, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (State Parks)...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 11:48 am
By ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country Now CANTON -- The Canton town board expects to pass the 2019 budget at its meeting Wednesday, Nov. 14. The town held a public hearing Oct. 7 on the $2.77 million budget,...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 9:33 am
Potsdam Kiwanis officers, Nov. POTSDAM -- The Kiwanis Club of Potsdam installed new officers for the next year at their meeting at the Ponderosa Restaurant. In back, from left, are Treasurer Ryan Coon...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 8:58 am
St. Lawrence County residents and those elsewhere in New York state can apply for Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) in New York will be open for regular benefits Tuesday, Nov. 13. St. Lawrence Cou...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 8:58 am
Michael Rizzo is with and CACP Director Connie Jenkins. CANTON — St. Lawrence Masonic Lodge #111 recently donated to the Church And Community Program food bank in Canton. “Our lodge is going to make...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 6:15 am
Ogdensburg police blotter, Nov. 11 • Report from Agway, 1003 Park St., employees of receiving a counterfeit $50 at 8:20 p.m. Incident on file. • Report at 7:37 p.m. from subject on Judson Street that...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 5:59 am
0202 Traffic Stop on Depot Street 0207 Traffic Stop on Elm Street 0231 Traffic Stop on Main Street 0237 Contraband for Destruction at 38 Main Street 0326 Assist Rescue on Main Street 0327 Potsdam Resc...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 5:50 am
The week will start with dry conditions today, but unsettled weather returns early Tuesday as another low pressure system moving up the east coast will bring widespread precipitation through Tuesday e...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 5:50 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Parks and Recreation Department will have a mailbox for letters to Santa Claus placed outside the Dobisky Visitors Center, 100 Riverside Ave., on Nov. 17. Kids will be ab...
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Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 5:38 pm
Front, Michael Rodriguez. Back, Mitchel McCarthy, Sean Barber, Christopher Rodriguez, Adrian Conte-Phillips and Bonnie Phillips. OGDENSBURG — Students from Thousand Islands Martial Arts, 322 Franklin...
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Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 5:36 pm
By CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country Now POTSDAM -- The Town of Potsdam had planned to adopt at its Wednesday meeting an agreement covering the 11 office workers who are Teamsters 687 members, but a few det...
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Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 5:34 pm
Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa recently met with Seaway House members in Ogdensburg to talk about a host of state issues. Seaway House is a community wellness center for individuals living...
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Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 10:09 am
BRASHER FALLS – Firefighters from the Brasher-Winthrop Volunteer Fire Department made quick work of a fire to a residence on State Rt. 11C Saturday morning. The department was called out just before 9...
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Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 10:05 am
State police have charged a Winthrop man with DWI in Norfolk, alleged speeding and pot possessionby a St. regis Falls man in Hopkinton, and investigated an accident in Piercefield. Casey P. Plumadore,...
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Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 9:52 am
OGDENSBURG – City police report a woman complaining that her ex-boyfriend had entered her Pickering Street residence without permission and then left through the back door. Andrew Lowes was arrested S...
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Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 9:51 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police made three arrests for alleged driving while intoxication, one for speeding and one for failure to yield right of way Saturday. Randy S. Guyette, 52, Potsdam, was charged wit...
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Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 9:48 am
Potsdam Police Department blotter Nov. 10 0030 Traffic Stop Main Street 0043 Suspicious Vehicle May Road 0114 Traffic Stop Market Street 0130 Traffic Stop Waverly Street 0133 Traffic Stop Maple Street...
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Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 8:57 am
OGDENSBURG – The Fort La Présentation Association is seeking new members for its board of directors. The board focuses on reconstruction of the fort. An interest in local history, archeology and histo...
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