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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:11 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – The drainage issues near Burger King  have been alleviated, according to a public city council update. The item had been an out stander from city’s massive Paterson Street...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:09 am
Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center has two dedicated surgical technologists on staff, Kelley Dafoe, left, and Kristina Baker. OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center is joining healthcare organizati...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:06 am
New York Sen. Charles E. Schumer says many teachers are not taking a tax deduction to help them with out-of-pocket classroom expenses. The “Teacher Tax Deduction” became a permanent part of the tax co...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:32 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged three motorists with driving infractions on Monday. Those charged included: • Robert M. Fraser, 85, was cited for failure to yield right-of -way on a right...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:29 am
0719 Parking problem on Missouri Avenue 0819 Traffic stop on Lawrence Avenue 0820 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0919 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1018 Traffic stop on Pine Street 1033 Tra...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:10 am
High pressure will remain as the controlling weather feature across Northern New York during the next 5 to 7 days with highs in the 80s likely each day, according to the National Weather Service (NWS)...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 6:10 am
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Junior Hockey Association online registration is now open at www.potsdamhockey.org. In-person registration will be on Oct. 14 at the Pine Street Arena from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Any f...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 5:42 pm
POTSDAM -- North Woods Outfitters, 1890 Morley-Potsdam Rd., will permanently close its doors at the end of the month. The business operated for 24 years, having opened in the spring of 1994 by Rick an...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 5:41 pm
CANTON -- The Canton Town Waterfront Advisory Committee will host a public hearing at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 26, in the Canton Municipal Building to discuss an update to the Waterfront Revitalizatio...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 3:41 pm
MASSENA – St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Investigators have arrested the grandmother of the five-year-old boy who perished in a structure fire at 2224 State Highway 420 on Feb. 22, 2017. Shari L. Caza,...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 2:50 pm
COLTON -- A new Dollar General at 4906 state Route 56 is now open. Dollar General will celebrate the store’s official grand opening on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 8 a.m. with free prizes and special deals....
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 2:49 pm
MASSENA -- Chukwudi Olisemeka, 48, and a citizen of Nigeria, was sentenced today, Monday, Sept. 18 to six months in jail for illegally re-entering the United States, according to Acting United States...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 2:45 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Tuesday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Canton Girl Scouts to hold ice cream social and recruitment event • C...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 11:36 am
EDIT: The bear pictured below was previously reported to have been harvested this year, which is not true. It is a photo from last year. NorthCountryNow regrets the error. Dan Taylor of Parishvill...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 11:35 am
MORRISTOWN -- Morristown Central School and the St. Lawrence-Lewis Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) have been awarded a $992,000 5-year ($198,400 annually) Empire State After-School P...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 10:27 am
PARISHVILLE — A Potsdam man was arrested on two counts of sexual misconduct Sunday morning, according to state police. Zachary C. Armstrong, 20, was charged with the above offenses at 10:45 a.m., poli...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 10:26 am
State police said they charged several people with drug offenses over the weekend. Those charged included: • Sherricka A. Williamson, 19, Saranac Lake, was cited for unlawful possession of marijuana a...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 10:25 am
State police said they charged two motorists with driving while intoxicated over the weekend. Those charged included: • Jesse Stoner, 29, Potsdam, was charged Monday morning at 2:27 a.m. on Regan Road...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 9:15 am
From left, Joan Raymonda, honorary Kiwanis member; and Al Thompson, the first place winner. NORWOOD -- Al Thompson of Chase Mills was the first prize winner of the Norwood Kiwanis Duck Pluck held at...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 9:13 am
CANTON -- Philip Paige of Madrid resigned from his position as assistant county administrator on Friday with plans to run for the 118th Assembly District seat, which is currently held by Republican Ma...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 7:59 am
Canton, NY – Kyle Smith scored twice as the SUNY Canton men's soccer team netted three goals in an eight-minute span to earn a 3-0 win v. visiting SUNY Delhi on Sunday afternoon. The Roos (3-3-1), win...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 7:56 am
Canton, NY – Madison Rowe scored the game-winner 5 minutes, 25 seconds into overtime to lift the SUNY Canton women's soccer team to a 1-0 win against visiting SUNY Delhi on Sunday afternoon. Katie Lam...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 6:29 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police charged two people with underage possession of alcohol on State Street Sunday morning. Corey M. Stevens, 18, Oswego and Alexander J. Stine, 18, West Simsbury, Conn., were each...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 6:19 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University Chaplain Kathleen Buckley was named a Minority Access National Role Model, while the school was included in Minority Access’ list of “institutions committed to divers...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 5:57 am
POTSDAM — A Potsdam man was arrested Sunday afternoon after he was allegedly about to inject himself with drugs in the park on Fall Island, off Maple Street, according to Potsdam police. Brenden W. Na...
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