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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:57 am
HAMMOND -- A Hammond man was charged Tuesday afternoon following a complaint of child abuse, according to state police. Bryson J. Villamor, 29, was charged at 12:55 p.m. with assault: recklessly causi...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:56 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- An Ogdensburg man was charged with pot possession Oct. 16 on Simms Camp Road, according to state police. Joseph J. Giglio, 19, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana at 10:30...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:56 am
MASSENA -- Two men were charged with drug possession following a traffic stop on State Highway 37 Tuesday afternoon, according to state police. Ernesto Rivera, 46, Rochester was charged with third-deg...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:55 am
HOPKINTON -- A Winthrop man was involved in a property-damage accident on Converse Road Tuesday evening, according to state police. Troopers said they responded to an accident near Sheldon Road around...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:03 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton has named one of its newest classrooms in honor of Canton's Coakley family. William J. (Bill) and Carol M. Coakley, Carol J. and Ronald J. Spadaccini, and Thomas F. (Tom) and Nel...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:02 am
Town and Country Veterinary Clinic is now partnered with Spay/Neuter/Now to offer subsidized spay and neuter surgeries. The vet clinic operates offices in Ogdensburg and Potsdam. The are offered to qu...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 8:56 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Village residents may be able to get in a state program that gives cuts if taxing entities stay within the tax cap, but town officials and members of the public seemed the s...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 8:38 am
The St. Lawrence University volleyball team picked up a 3-1 non-conference victory over Plattsburgh State on Tuesday night in the team's final home match of the season in the Burkman Gymnasium. Senio...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 6:30 am
Brandyn Stevens of Rensselaer Falls serving with the Company B, 2-108th Infantry was recently promoted to private first class in the Army National Guard. The Army National Guard says promotions are ba...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 6:08 am
0935 Vehicle repossession on Sisson Street. 1003 Assisted a citizen on Pine Street. 1017 Larceny complaint on Swan Street. 1038 Pistol permit investigation. Assigned to patrol. 1204 Background check...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 5:52 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Village Board of Trustees voted 4-1 to approve a new water and sewer hookup fee schedule that charges village residents 50 percent of the total cost of labor, equipment...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 5:52 am
POTSDAM -- A Clarkson University student was jailed Tuesday night for allegedly assaulting a security officer at Clarkson, according to Potsdam police. James J. Maguire, 19, Middletown, RI was charged...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 5:52 am
CANTON -- There will be a presentation and open discussion on the potential merger of Canton and Potsdam schools at 4 p.m. Oct. 24 in SUNY Canton's Richard W. Miller Campus Center’s Kingston Theater....
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 5:51 am
Blake Barkley, Tessa Fields, Anita Davis-Coordinator for New Beginnings Food Pantry, Robin Barkley, and Amanda Burns. The second annual Hogs for Humanity raised $3,300 in monetary donations and over...
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 5:51 am
BRASHER FALLS -- The United Methodist Church, 2 S. Church St., will serve a free turkey dinner on Oct. 24 from 5 to 6 p.m.
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 5:39 pm
From left, Alicia Clifford, Roberta Taylor, Melissa Burns,Katie Terwilliger, Jannell Johnston, Alyson Felt, Vicki McIntosh, Jessica Poore, Wanda Garvey, Lindsey Hayes, Jolene Truex, Kim Holmes, Katie...
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 5:38 pm
CANTON -- SUNY Canton will offer ten online degree programs as part of the Open SUNY+ initiative, the university system's signature online learning program. The college is one of 17 SUNY schools that...
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 5:35 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH It will have no immediate effect on St. Lawrence County, but a suit asking for more state support for underfunded county indigent defense programs in New York State has been settled...
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 2:37 pm
LISBON -- Twin Mill Farms Kiwanis soccer team recently wrapped up their 2014 season. Front, Zoe Taylor, Eliza McLear, Cole Woods, Matt Bleau, Truman Gendebien, Leah Warren and Ava Bouchey. Standing m...
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 2:36 pm
St. Lawrence County’s official unemployment rate for September, 6.8 percent, was down one whole percent from August, when it stood at 7.8 percent. According to the latest figures from the state Depart...
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 2:35 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County’s operations committee is supporting a proposed water plan that would regulate flows and levels on the St. Lawrence River. The committee approved a resolution of support...
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 1:41 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a 41-year-old woman with second-degree harassment on Monday. Kristi L. Bell of 85 N. Main St. was charged with two counts of the offense at 11:45 a.m. at the...
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 1:39 pm
MASSENA -- Village police report recently charging four drivers: Brian M. Curtis, 20, of Potsdam was charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, running a stop sign and inadequate muff...
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 11:39 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Lions Club members says its members were busy during September and have events planned through the end of fall. During September, club members Linda Chase, Tammy Villnave and Ka...
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 11:38 am
St. Lawrence County health facilities will be taking action to comply with an order from the New York State Acting Commissioner of Health requiring all hospitals, clinics and treatment centers to begi...
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