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Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 9:00 am
Four members of the St. Lawrence University football team have been recognized by USA College Football as NCAA Division III All-Americans for the 2014 season, including second team selections Mike Lef...
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Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 8:42 am
By MATTHEW LINDSEY With the holiday season in full swing – and heating bills coming due – officials at St. Lawrence County food pantries and Neighborhood Centers say the need for food, housing, heatin...
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Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 8:39 am
NORWOOD -- The Seaway Career and Technical Education Center culinary arts students made 3,500 sugar cookies for the Potsdam Rotary’s holiday food baskets. From left are Chris Garrow, St. Lawrence Cent...
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Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 8:34 am
POTSDAM -- Alice Harper and Nicole Hayes recently joined LaValley Real Estate in Potsdam. Having completed the 75-hour qualifying course and passing the state exam, each is now working with sellers an...
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Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 4:13 pm
Congressman Bill Owens was recently presented with a Canadian flag that was flown over the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C. in recognition of his work supporting U.S.-Canadian relations. “For many...
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Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 4:12 pm
Northern New York electricity distributor National Grid has projected this winter’s electricity bills to be 3 to 9 percent lower than last winter, assuming normal winter weather and typical usage. A p...
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Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 4:11 pm
POTSDAM – The Canton-Potsdam Hospital imaging department recently supported two area causes in lieu of exchanging Christmas gifts. The group also put the challenge out to other departments within thei...
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Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 4:07 pm
MASSENA -- The Robert Moses Nature Center will no longer charge for cross-country ski and snowshoe rental. Snowshoes are available in all sizes, from child to adult. Ski boots run from child size thre...
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Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 11:19 am
In stark contrast to some more recent weather, St. Lawrence County is forecast to have sunny skies with a few clouds through Monday. The high temperature predicted today is 28 degrees in Star Lake, wi...
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Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 10:56 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say one of their officers was injured while attempting to arrest a Dickinson Center man for driving while intoxicated and resisting arrest on Friday. Thomas R. Kelley, 29, is...
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Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 10:48 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they ticketed a Potsdam man for speeding on Friday. James L. Merrill, 19, was charged at 5:39 p.m. on Sisson Street. Police said he was going 44 mph in a 30 mph zone. He...
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Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 10:44 am
0938 Traffic stop on Leroy Street, verbal warning issued. 0950 Traffic stop on Grove Street, verbal warning issued. 1002 Handicap parking permit issued to a subject. 1219 Juvenile complaint on Lawrenc...
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Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 8:27 am
CANTON – A $255,654 state grant will help St. Lawrence County provide legal services for lower income defendants. The grant comes from the New York State Office of Indigent Legal Services. The grant p...
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Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 8:26 am
CANTON -- After restoration, an old Canton fire call box will hang in the home of Mike Morgan, former Canton fire chief and 30-year department member. Morgan says that about 15 years ago, he and Ray H...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 5:36 pm
NORWOOD -- Norwood Public Library’s outreach program, My Book Bag, connects young children with high-quality picture books. “We want to get books into the hands of children,” Library Director Rebecca...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 5:36 pm
MASSENA -- Gastroenterologist Luis Canales has relocated his office from Maple Street to 242 North Main St. His office hours are Monday and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, and Frida...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 5:35 pm
The man accused of murdering a 12-year-old Potsdam middle school student in 2011 requested but was denied a modification to orders of protection so he could attend his son’s basketball games. Oral Nic...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 5:34 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON LISBON -- A Lisbon Central School graduate is living his dream of working as a railroad conductor at age 19. Matthew House, a 2013 graduate of LCS, is now conducting trains in Kansas C...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 2:59 pm
PARISHVILLE -- The Parishville-Hopkinton Central School Jr. and Sr. National Honor Society recently sponsored a holiday food drive to benefit local families in the Parishville and Hopkinton areas. Ov...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 2:57 pm
  Above is a 765 kv transformer. Six of these will be installed in Massena as part of nearly $15 million project. MASSENA -- The New York Power Authority (NYPA) Trustees approved a budget that w...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 2:56 pm
St. Lawrence County is one of the majority of New York counties reporting confirmed cases of influenza this season. To date, there have been 14 confirmed cases of flu A and 11 confirmed cases of flu B...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 11:25 am
A high-pressure system will build across the St. Lawrence Valley through the weekend bringing generally dry weather to the region with the next significant storm system set to arrive on Christmas Eve,...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 11:24 am
This photo of a bobcat, submitted by Dick Bouchey from his trail camera near Ogdensburg, was one that did not make the cut in the Nature Up North/St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce Trail Camera...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:23 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a Massena man with two counts of petit larceny. Zachary J. Dupree, 28, of 700 County Rte. 42 was charged with two counts of the misdemeanor offense at 11:01...
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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:22 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged two motorists early on Wednesday evening. Kevin D. Bullock, 37, of Norfolk was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and unlicensed opera...
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