Here are stories posted by NCNow starting with the most recent. To search for a particular story, use the 'Search NorthCountryNow.com' search box to the right.

Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:58 am
UTICA -- Edwards, Newton Falls, and Ogdensburg residents recently graduated from Mohawk Valley Community College Mohawk Valley Community College held its December Commencement Ceremony 19, 2014. MVCC...
More >>
Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:57 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Political Science S.N. Nyeck recently went to Denmark to speak about colonial government outsourcing practices in Africa. She attended the confere...
More >>
Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:56 am
Several St. Lawrence County residents were named to the dean’s list at Le Moyne College for the 2014 fall semester: • Abigail Adams of Ogdensburg, a junior communications major. • Julia Bailey of Cant...
More >>
Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:52 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a motorist for moving from a lane unsafely Thursday afternoon on Market Street, according to Potsdam police. Terry C. Martin, 57, Moira, was issued an appea...
More >>
Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:47 am
0335 Patrols responded to an alarm activation at a business on 0350 Traffic Stop completed on Market St. – Verbal warning issued. 0517 Potsdam Fire and Patrols responded to a report of smoke in a buil...
More >>
Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:01 am
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) says St. Lawrence County employers and workers removing snow from roofs should be aware of associated hazards and safeguards. OSHA says fa...
More >>
Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:01 am
Staff from Clarkson University and Canton-Potsdam Hospital raised more than $1,000 with a charity hockey game to help fund educational initiatives at Potsdam Central School. POTSDAM -- Clarkson Univ...
More >>
Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:01 am
CLARE -- Nature up North will host a snowshoe hike to Lampson Falls on Saturday, Feb. 28., from 10 a.m. to noon. Participants can meet at Lampson Falls Trail on County Route 27. Look for DEC sign. The...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 5:34 pm
POTSDAM -- Free Love, a local sexual violence awareness group, is seeking submissions for a spring art exhibit. The show, “Aloud,” will be exhibited at the Creative Spirit gallery in late April. Piece...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 5:33 pm
Although St. Lawrence County is forecast to get a reprieve from subzero temperatures but more snow by the end of the week, according to the National Weather Service. Thursday night is predicted to bri...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 2:57 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged three Massena motorists with various traffic-related offenses on Wednesday: Tori Paquin, 24, of 351 E. Orvis St. Apt. D was charged with third-degree aggrava...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 2:45 pm
An oral surgeon who worked in New York prisons, including those in St. Lawrence County, has himself been sentenced to six months in prison for false billing. Dr. Timothy J. O'Keefe, an oral surgeon wh...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 2:35 pm
Two of St. Lawrence County’s Republican Assemblymen say they are outraged by Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposal to tie the Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors (DREAM) Act to funding for the T...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 2:33 pm
MASSENA -- St. Lawrence County Treasurer Kevin Felt says town officials were misinformed about how sales tax flows from an auto dealer to a municipality. Town Council members on Wednesday night were d...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 2:32 pm
EDWARDS -- The Edwards Lions Club will host a blacklight shuffleboard tournament at The Glow on Feb. 28. The event will raise money for Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley. The double-e...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 12:22 pm
MASSENA -- Two men were charged with robbery and felony possession of a firearm following a robbery investigation first reported to state police Feb. 5. Kyle E. Kain, 21, Hannawa Falls and Nicholas P....
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 12:06 pm
By MATT LINDSEY With more than 40 reports of frozen water lines in Potsdam and about 25 in Canton, complaints have exceeded totals from last year in Potsdam and are on par in Canton. This year has see...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 12:04 pm
The New York Power Authority has deferred approval of controversial relicensing agreement due to potential conflict of interest, but passed a resolution that could provide $3 million a year for econom...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 12:02 pm
From left Sebastian Mazzotta, Nan Boak, Sally Remington, Nancy Foisy, Linda Summers, Missy Teneyck and Sue Quinell. St. Lawrence Health System recently named RN and Ambulatory Surgery Registered Nurs...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 11:56 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The town will spend $74,000 in contingency and fund balance to buy a new Trane brand chiller for the Massena Public Library. Town Highway Superintendent Frank Diagostino sai...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 10:14 am
NORFOLK -- A Norfok woman was charged with driving while intoxicated on Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. Michele J. Parker, 40, was charged at 4:54 p.m. at 29 Stearns St., with aggravat...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 10:13 am
NORFOLK -- A Norfolk man was charged Wednesday following a complaint of unauthorized use of a vehicle first reported to state police Jan. 31. Martin P. Johnson, 34, was charged with falsely reporting...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 10:12 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- An Ogdensburg woman was involved in a property-damage accident on State Highway 812 Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. Troopers said the accident took place near Hutchinson...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 9:02 am
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam has received approval to offer new bachelor’s degree programs in graphic design and media arts. The college's Department of Art will offer two tracks, one leading to a bachelor...
More >>
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 8:58 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Town Council is still looking at restricting how what a councilman described as “transient car dealerships” can do business in the town, but warned they need to be caref...
More >>