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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 12:14 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently cited two motorists: • Cynthia A. Miller, 60, of P.O. Box 484, Potsdam was charged with unsafe backing at 3:24 p.m. Wednesday in Harte Haven Plaza. • Misty...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:48 am
OGDENSBURG -- A former Ogdensburg detective facing child pornography charges has now been indicted by the U.S. Attorneys Office. McCarthyHarry McCarthy, 55, of Ogdensburg, was indicted Wednesday for s...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:34 am
HOPKINTON — A Winthrop man was charged with driving while intoxicated on Lake Ozonia Road Wednesday night following a reported property-damage accident, according to state police. Edward G. Sickenberg...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:32 am
By TOM LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education approved Monday an estimated $797,347 project budget for lighting and temperature control improvements to the Edg...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:11 am
PITCAIRN — A Harrisville man was charged with drug possession on Maple Avenue Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. Severin L. Young, 22, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana at...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:10 am
MASSENA — Two Ogdensburg men were charged Wednesday following a shoplifting complaint, according to state police. John E. Stark, 32, was charged with petit larceny and unlawful possession of marijuana...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:10 am
HOPKINTON — A Nicholville woman was charged Wednesday stemming from a family court summons investigation, according to state police. Victoria L. Davis, 35, was charged with two counts of criminal cont...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:09 am
WADDINGTON — A Waddington man was charged with harassment Wednesday stemming from a complaint first reported to state police June 26, according to state police. Taylor E. Harris, 20, was charged with...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:08 am
COLTON — Two men were involved in a property-damage accident on State Highway 56 Wednesday, according to state police. The accident was reported to police around 5:11 p.m. Following investigation, tro...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 9:22 am
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON – St. Lawrence County legislators are calling on the governor to sign a bill that would make the state responsible for costs associated with indigent defense. The resolution was...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 9:22 am
 The state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is accepting public comments on proposed changes that would change the daily northern pike limit, close sections of rivers in St. Lawrence Cou...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 9:18 am
 POTSDAM -- The Health Initiative has a new coordinator for their Diabetes Prevention Program. Julie Cooke, who has worked at the Health Initiative for five years, was promoted to the position and wil...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 7:51 am
Clarkson University Professor Ruth Baltus was recently invited to serve as a mentor at the upcoming Gordon Research Seminar (GRS) on Membranes: Materials & Processes at Colby Sawyer College. The G...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 7:47 am
POTSDAM -- Amy J. Kellogg was recently honored with the 2016 Distinguished Service Award. The Distinguished Service Award is presented to alumni who have made exceptional contributions to the Alumni A...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 6:17 am
0004 Potsdam Rescue and Patrols responded to a call on Munson Street. 0130 Patrols responded to a report of a suspicious subject on Chestnut Street. 0149 Patrols assisted other Law Enforcement agency....
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 6:00 am
By TOM LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education approved the appointment of four new teachers along with other employees while also accepting several resignation...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 6:00 am
As college students return to campuses, including the four in Potsdam and Canton, a coordinated effort has been established by several state agencies and institutions to prevent underage drinking. The...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 5:59 am
From left, Scott O'Marah, Carolyn (Lightfoot) Barkley, Jan Lightfoot, Martha Lightfoot, Barbara Lightfoot, museum Treasurer Patti Reagan, Jim O'Marah, Allison Harrington, Sheila O'Marah, Colleen Bark...
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 5:36 pm
Dante Viskovich poses with his father, Mike Viskovich, in a 2013 photo. MASSENA -- Dante Viskovich will participate in the New York State High School All Star Basketball Game events at the New York S...
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 5:35 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Residents and businesses of Ogdensburg and its surrounding communities are invited to join the discussion as the Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce hosts the next Solarize Ogdensburg...
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 5:32 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- A group that wishes to permanently close the first block of Market Street to motor traffic and make it into a year-round pedestrian mall made a presentation to the village...
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 3:14 pm
An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified Finely as the Conservative Party-endorsed candidate for the 116th Assembly District seat. The Conservative Party's endorsement has gone to bus...
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 2:59 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – The village Board of Trustees has appointed Potsdam Police Lt. Mark Murray as interim chief of police to serve in that position for not more than six months. Current Chief...
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 2:58 pm
MASSENA -- The 2016 American Legion Shootout was held at the Massena Rod and Gun Club on Saturday, Aug. 20. Lanny Gagnier, St. Regis Falls Post 322, welcomed the shooters, MRGC President John Hurd del...
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 12:03 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON – St. Lawrence County Legislators tabled a resolution to borrow $10 million at a finance committee meeting Monday evening. The practice of borrowing cash to meet basic cash flow...
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