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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 7:35 am
Three St. Lawrence County residents were among the recent graduates at Herkimer County Community College’s 47th annual commencement. Local students were Kayla A. Martin of Massena, Business Administra...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 7:34 am
Three St. Lawrence County residents were recently promoted by the New York Army National Guard. Amjad Hussain of Potsdam serves with the 827th Engineer Company and was promoted to the rank of speciali...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 7:33 am
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Amvets, Robert J. Freego Post 282, recently honored a Sandy Creek man for his service. ROTC Dylan Davis was awarded the American Veterans of WWII Award April 23. The award was p...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 7:31 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University’s 2016 Frank P. Piskor Lectureship was recently awarded to Donna Alvah, associate professor and Margaret Vilas Chair of U.S. history. The lectureship includes resear...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 7:04 am
POTSDAM -- A St. Regis Falls woman was charged with driving with inadequate headlights on Leroy Street Thursday evening, according to Potsdam police. Lindsay J. Deshaw, 28, was issued an appearance ti...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 6:57 am
0335 Patrol removed a bat from a residence on Market Street. 0830 Performed a record check at the request of SLCSO on four pistol permit applicants. 0915 Performed a record check on an applicant with...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 5:59 am
State Sen. Joe Griffo, who represents Massena and Potsdam, says the recent appointment of Florida school superintendent Mary Ellen Elia to the state Board of Regents may have been rushed. “The fact th...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 5:59 am
OGDENSBURG -- Performers from Gouverneur, Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence Central and Heuvelton dominated the Ogdensburg Free Academy annual spring student talent show Thursday, May 28, at John F. Kennedy El...
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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 5:58 am
Here are the top five NorthCountryNow stories for May 28, as determined by highest number of page views and our editorial staff. • Step By Step attorney accuses Ogdensburg of discriminatory policies,...
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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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