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Friday, May 22, 2015 - 8:05 am
POTSDAM -- Joseph Chiarenzelli of Potsdam recently received the “Great Dane Award” from the University at Albany. The university honored more than 80 students and organizations, including Chiarenzelli...
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Friday, May 22, 2015 - 8:04 am
GOUVERNEUR -- April A. VanOrman of Gouverneur was selected for membership in the St. Lawrence University chapter of Alpha Kappa Delta, the international sociology honorary society. VanOrman is a membe...
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Friday, May 22, 2015 - 8:03 am
POTSDAM -- The following students recently graduated from Clarkson University: • Sarah E. Gutenmann of North Lawrence received a doctor of physical therapy degree. • Mark A. Peets of Brasher Falls, re...
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Friday, May 22, 2015 - 6:25 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam man was charged with driving on a suspended license Thursday afternoon on Pierrepont Avenue, according to Potsdam police. Damion J. Martin, 21, was reportedly charged with third-d...
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Friday, May 22, 2015 - 6:21 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a woman for failing to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of Leroy and Cottage streets Thursday night. Jessica J. Halfacre, 24, South Portland, ME, was...
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Friday, May 22, 2015 - 6:17 am
1022 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call 1350 Issued a handicap parking permit 1403 Traffic stop on Madrid Avenue – Verbal warning issued 1427 Received a report of lost property 1518 Patrol completed...
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Friday, May 22, 2015 - 6:03 am
OGDENSBURG -- Effective June 1, the city will charge a $10 late fee for dog licenses not renewed within 60 days of the expiration date.
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Friday, May 22, 2015 - 6:03 am
Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has introduced legislation that ensures local governments have the authority to remove unsafe buildings with waivers from potentially obstructive Environment...
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Friday, May 22, 2015 - 6:03 am
Reversing the trend seen in March, there were about 100 more non-farm jobs in April than the same month in 2014 in St. Lawrence County, according to the state Department of Labor. There were 42,000 no...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 5:37 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently cited two motorists: Trina Ann Lockerby, 37, of 165 County Rte. 1, Bombay was charged with speeding at 11:18 p.m. Wednesday on East Hatfield Street. Alicia...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 5:31 pm
From left, John Perme, Jamie Perme, Elaine Saarinen, Connie Palmer and Richard Raymonda. Photo submitted by Elaine Saarinen. NORWOOD -- Norwood American Legion Post 68 recently gave $100 to the Norwo...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 5:30 pm
Gouverneur Head Start students and staff. Submitted photo. GOUVERNEUR -- Gouverneur Head Start recently marked 50 years. The school readiness program is for children 3 and 4 years old. They celebrate...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 5:29 pm
PARISHVILLE -- A Parishville man is jailed on allegations of having sexual contact with a young boy.Beaulieu On May 20, Massena-based state police charged Robert D. Beaulieu, 22, with first-degree cri...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 5:27 pm
Here are the top five NorthCountryNow stories for Thursday, May 21, as determined by highest number of page views and our editorial staff. • Dog brains found in the street in Gouverneur have everybody...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 5:25 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH The state Senate Wednesday approved a bill that would require underused state prisons to house inmates overcrowding local jails, such as the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 2:43 pm
James Bailey as Civil War photographer Matthew Brady, Autumn Ames as Girls Scouts founder Juliette Gordon, Maria Tartaglia as suffragist Susan B. Anthony, Gabrielle Thomas as first female doctor Eliz...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 2:42 pm
From left, Cindy Cole, Fran Naccarato, Peter Galvin, Jane Silver, William Nelson, Mary Ann Narenkivicius, Barb Barlow, Steve Hawes and Mary Michaels. OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Pride and Beautifica...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 2:41 pm
WINTHROP -- Elliott’s Farm and Home Supply, 648 State Highway 11C, received a 2015 Small Business Excellence Award from the NY Small Business Development Center. The store sells feed, seeds, fertilize...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 2:37 pm
By ANDY GARDNER GOUVERNEUR -- Nine dog brains found in the road on Beckwith Street have police and locals baffled about who put them there and why. Clover Forsythe, who lives nearby, said a neighbor f...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 1:16 pm
State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said he’s pleased that convicted embezzler Mary Jo Guyette will be paying $117,120 in restitution rather than the loss being carried by the taxpayers of Potsdam. “I’m...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 12:06 pm
Memorial Day weekend weather is expected to be pleasant with temperatures in the 60s and 70s through Monday with a slight chance of rain later in the day on Monday, according to the National Weather S...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 12:06 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Part-time library employees now get paid leave, according to a new contract with Teamsters Local 687 the Town Council ratified on Wednesday. The union represents library wor...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 12:05 pm
AKWESASNE -- Members of the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe can vote for a new chief, sub-chief and tribal clerk on June 1, 3 and 5. “The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Election Board is unable to release the offic...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 12:05 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Frederic Remington Art Museum is participating in a program that gives free admission to active duty military personnel, National Guard and Reserves and up to five family members. Th...
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Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 12:05 pm
North Country Tai-Chi classes begin May 27 in Canton and Heuvelton with Master Sean Boutin. Classes will be held at Pickens Hall, 82 State St. Intermediate Tai-Chi will be held from 10 until 11 a.m. w...
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