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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 6:00 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – Village officials are considering contracting with a company that could increase revenue electricity produced at the Potsdam’s first downtown hydropower facility. Meanwhile...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 5:58 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County residents can dispose of hazardous waste for free on May 30 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Human Services Building, 80 State Rte. 310. Waste will not be accepted from schoo...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 5:41 pm
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg City Council will hold a special meeting tonight (May 28) at 8 p.m. to act on a resolution that would allow the city to receive 50 acres of land at the St. Lawrence Psychiatric...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 2:48 pm
 By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – Following comments from the county planning office and a letter from Step By Step’s attorney, Mayor William Nelson said he would like to see the city postpone action...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 2:46 pm
As motorcycle crashes increase, new program aims to reduce accidents, injuries, deaths in St. Lawrence County As the number of motorcycle crashes in St. Lawrence County has edged up in recent years, t...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 2:44 pm
Over 1,000 yearbooks from 14 St. Lawrence County schools have been scanned and are now available or will soon be available for free online viewing. The process that has been ongoing for more than five...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 2:43 pm
POTSDAM -- World renowned horsemanship professional Tom Curtin will visit Howard Puntey’s Hidden Meadows in Rensselaer Falls May 29-31. Tom Curtin is a horse clinician, who travels the word sharing hi...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 12:09 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – An attorney for Step By Step has issued a letter to Mayor William Nelson stating that denial of its application to rezone the former Lincoln School would constitute a viol...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 12:05 pm
Members of the Northern New York Community Foundation’s St. Lawrence County Advisory Committee, recently helped open the Foundation’s St. Lawrence County office. Pictured from left Joseph Laurenza, G...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 12:03 pm
POTSDAM -- Potsdam Central School District’s community group interviews of the two superintendent candidates that were scheduled for Wednesday night have been rescheduled. Potsdam High School Principa...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 9:45 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam man was charged with stalking Wednesday evening, according to state police. Ryan C. Warr, 35, was charged at 6:25 p.m. with fourth-degree stalking; illegal communications, officer...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 9:44 am
MASSENA -- A Massena woman was charged with drug possession on State Highway 37 Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. Nancy A. Hebert, 41, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 9:44 am
LAWRENCE -- A Lawrence man was charged with assault Wednesday afternoon at 131 McEwen Rd., according to state police. Victor A. McLaughlin, 46, was charged at 3:20 p.m. with third-degree assault and e...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 9:03 am
CANTON -- Actor and producer Morgan Elliott of Canton is hoping a crowd-funding effort will get a sci-fi film into production soon in Syracuse. Elliot graduated from Canton Central School in 2009, whe...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 9:02 am
From left, Joann Chambers, Nicholas Leuthauser, and David Lucht, plant manager of the Corning Plant in Canton. CANTON -- The Corning Foundation has made a donation to the Potsdam High School Technolo...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 8:14 am
Sophomore Connor Healey and senior Jack Roberts have been honored by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) with selection to the Division III All-America team. Roberts earned...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 8:12 am
Senior Tommy Hovey scored once in the second quarter and again in the fourth quarter leading the North squad to a close 15-14 victory over the South team in the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 8:10 am
Seniors to be Abigail Owens, Chloe Knapp, Faith Seeley and Caroline Bailey will captain the 2016 St. Lawrence University women's lacrosse team, head coach Ashley Pike announced. Owens, Knapp and Baile...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 7:05 am
Alexa Cappione, Massena, was among the 3, 089 students from the University of Massachusetts Boston who made the fall 2014 dean's list.
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 7:03 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton President Zvi Szafran recently awarded two employees with the 2015 President's Meritorious Service Award. Kathy A. Limoges, a secretary in the School of Business and Liberal Arts...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 7:02 am
POTSDAM -- Jonathan Stinson, assistant professor of music at SUNY Potsdam recently won the 2015 9th annual International Anthem Competition of the First Baptist Church in Worcester, Mass. Stinson won...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 6:54 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam man was charged with criminal mischief and drug possession following a reported domestic incident at Debra Drive Wednesday afternoon, according to Potsdam police. Police said they...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 6:50 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam woman was charged with driving a vehicle with a suspended registration Wednesday morning on Market Street, according to Potsdam police. Crystal A. Jones, 28, was also charged with...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 6:47 am
0026 Traffic stop on Lawrence Avenue – Verbal warning issued 0040 Traffic stop on Main Street – Ticket’s issued 0058 Traffic stop on Leroy Street – Verbal warning issued 0119 Traffic stop on Market St...
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 6:13 am
CANTON -- A Heuvelton man was charged with possessing heroin while he was an inmate at the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility earlier this year, according to the St. Lawrence County sheriff’s d...
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