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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 3:07 pm
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo signed legislation recently to allow farm distilleries in St. Lawrence County and across the state to sell New York State labeled beer, wine, and cider for consumption on-premises...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 3:05 pm
CANTON -- GardenShare has several activities planned during September to recognize national Hunger Action Month. A few ways to get involved: · GardenShare is encouraging people to take part in the “SN...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 2:59 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Thursday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Chamber’s Seaway Wedding Showcase to be held Aug 24 in Massena • Rum...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 2:56 pm
CRANBERRY LAKE – St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce executive director Brooke Rouse announced today that southern St. Lawrence County will be great spot to witness the complete eclipse in 2024. R...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 11:36 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Memorial Hospital Foundation board has a vacancy. MMH Board of Managers Trustee Loretta Perez announced at their Monday meeting that Helen White resigned from the foundation boa...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 11:35 am
CANTON -- Thomas Alzo, third grade teacher at St. Mary’s School in Canton, recently attended “The Most Southern Place on Earth,” a National Endowment for the Humanities Workshop for Teachers held at D...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 11:34 am
Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, says St. Lawrence County anglers can now use the three-rod rule for fishing in. The rule allows anglers to use up to three lines at a time and was set to exp...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 9:51 am
GOUVERNEUR — A Gouverneur man was arrested for aggravated driving while intoxicated on State Highway 58 Wednesday, according to state police. Jacob I. Serviss, 31, was charged with aggravated DWI: No...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 9:19 am
POTSDAM -- A SUNY Potsdam faculty member just completed the first phase of a multi-year research project to document the spread of invasive plant species in North Country wetlands. Assistant Professor...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 9:09 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, Aug. 22, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Three men arrested after St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies resp...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 9:06 am
    This map shows the corridors in Massena where businesses now have 1 gigabyte-per-second internet. MASSENA -- More than 200 businesses in Massena now have 1 gigbyte-per-second internet access, now...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 7:36 am
CANTON -- Staff Sergeant Joshua Sherman from Canton, has reenlisted to continue service with the Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 2-101 Cavalry (Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 7:13 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged six motorists with driving infractions on Tuesday. Those charged included: • Carly E. Shear, 18, Newark, was cited for driving the wrong way on a one-way str...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 7:13 am
0205 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0208 Patrols Assisted Potsdam Rescue at a call 0220 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0320 Assist Citizen at 50 Leroy Street 0522 Potsdam Rescue dispatched t...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 6:22 am
A Tuesday afternoon storm knocked out power to over 600 St. Lawrence County residents, with the hardest hit areas being Macomb, Gouverneur and Rossie. National Grid says 468 customers in that area are...
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 6:05 am
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam will greet new and returning students during Welcome Weekend 2017, from Aug. 25 to 27. New incoming students will arrive during move-in day on Friday, Aug. 25. Nearly 800 first...
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 5:39 pm
MASSENA -- Phyllis Brock recently won a first aid kit from Massena Memorial Hospital. She entered MMH’s raffle contest during the 2017 Seniorama. Brock was “happy to receive the kit because she did n...
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 5:36 pm
The Tuesday afternoon storm that prompted a National Weather Service tornado watch knocked out power in a small area of St. Lawrence County. According to National Grid’s outage map, 38 people in Macom...
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 5:30 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University’s 2017 Robert J. Sheldon Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held at St. Eben Holden at 7 p.m. on Sept. 15. Seven people and one team will be recognized for their...
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 4:32 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recenly cited the following drivers: • Corey J. Hamilton, 38, of Antoinette Street, Massena was charged with inadequate brakelights at 12:43 p.m. Friday on Maple Str...
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 4:30 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Joshua A. Barrett, 29, of Parker Avenue, Massena with harassment and two counts of fourth-degree criminal mischief at 3:35 a.m. Friday. He was arraigned in M...
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 4:28 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they picked up Matthew Brouse, 29, of Church Street, Potsdam on a bench warrant at 1:45 a.m. Saturday at the police station.
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 2:32 pm
This digital rendition shows a proposed project to honor retired Massena educator and athletic director Martha Slack. By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Board of Education gave permission for an ad hoc f...
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 2:30 pm
OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg man was charged with manufacturing methamphetamine after a police investigation revealed an active meth lab, according to city police.Kerr Jason Kerr was charged with unlaw...
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 2:30 pm
St. Lawrence County has the highest unemployment rate in the state according to recent numbers released by the state department of labor. The county’s unemployment rate is 6.9 percent. The county lost...
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