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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 5:41 pm
MASSENA -- The New York Power Authority (NYPA) is warning people using the St. Lawrence River to use caution when on the river during the winter months. The Power Authority may release water through t...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 5:41 pm
The state Department of Environmental Conservation says several defendants recently paid fines for conservation law violations. Below is each defendant’s name, street address, hometown, age, date of o...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 5:40 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Friday, Dec. 15, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Old Tyme Tattoo in Massena receives approval to add barber shop • Mas...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 5:38 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg will receive $5 million of the nearly $8 million coming to St. Lawrence County from the North Country Regional Economic Development Council. The funding will p...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:36 pm
OGDENSBURG -- City officials say they are reminding residents of the local codes governing snow and sidewalks. Property owners are required to clear their sidewalks of snow and ice within 24 hours of...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:36 pm
St. Lawrence County STOP-DWI announced recently that law enforcement agencies across the state will be out in force from Dec. 15 to Jan. 1 to stop drivers impaired by alcohol and drugs as part of the...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:33 pm
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON -- The municipal economic development office here submitted its application Friday, Dec. 15 for a state grant which, if approved, may supply up to a $1 million for the construc...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:32 pm
NORFOLK -- Norfolk Archers' Adult Indoor League’s 10-week season begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3 at the Norfolk Rod and Gun Club on Cemetery Road. The range is open on Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. and S...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:17 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Tanya M. Sochia, 34, of Ames Street with a sex offender registry violation for not registering her internet access. She was charged at 9:19 p.m. Wednesday at...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 1:57 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Kristina A. Mills, 34, of Victory Road, Massena with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, child endangerment and unlawful possession...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 1:55 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people with traffic counts: • Quentin L. Hatcher, 20, of Plum Street, Massena was charged with no inspection at 11 p.m. Thursday on Ames Street....
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 12:14 pm
POTSDAM — A Massena man was charged with petit larceny at Potsdam Walmart, 7494 U.S. Highway 11, according to state police. Matthew K. Baise, 44, was charged at 12:45 p.m. for the above charge and was...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 12:13 pm
NORFOLK — A Norfolk man was charged with disobeying a court order and drug possession on Thursday, according to state police. Ryan C. Hughes, 22, was cited for unlawful possession of marijuana and sec...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 12:13 pm
GOUVERNEUR — A Florida man was arrested Thursday afternoon on burglary charges stemming from a complaint first reported to state police May 14. Michael J. Duff, 24, was charged with second-degree burg...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 12:12 pm
MADRID — A Norfolk man was involved in a property-damage accident on CR 14 Thursday afternoon, according to state police. Jerry I. Bregg, 62, was the driver. The incident took place near CR 44 and was...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 12:08 pm
OGDENSBURG -- City police say they recently picked up three people on bench warrants and cited a fourth for a garbage violation: • Shane Kerry was picked up on a city court bench warrant at 9:36 a.m....
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 12:07 pm
OGDENSBURG -- City police say they recently cited two peoplefor traffic infractions: • Jeremy McDonald was cited for unsafe backing at 4:35 p.m. Wednesday following a two-vehicle collision at Main Str...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 11:39 am
OGDENSBURG -- State Sen. Patty Ritchie is teaming up with the Ogdensburg Salvation Army to collect food items for the Salvation Army’s Community Christmas Day Dinner. The free turkey dinner will be se...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 11:39 am
The New York State Department of Health will roll out changes to the state’s medical marijuana program that they say will benefit patients, practitioners and registered organizations. The regulations,...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 11:38 am
North Country Now readers commenting on the NCNow Facebook page mostly say they do not support a state plan that would take guns away from anyone convicted of a domestic violence-related felony or mis...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 11:37 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The village will receive a total of $965,000 through two state regional grants to get its East Dam hydroelectric generation plant operational again and to refurbish some d...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 9:15 am
The recent snowstorm is providing good conditions for winter outdoor recreation in the Adirondack backcountry in southern St. Lawrence County, said a press release from New York State Department of En...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 9:14 am
MASSENA -- The village planning board recently approved an expansion at the 49 1/2 Maple St. trailer park. Paul Tamer had applied for Bridge Properties Inc. to add three trailers, bringing the total t...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 9:13 am
Agriculture leaders spoke about how New York State can support the growth of its leading industry at a public hearing hosted Tuesday by state Senate Agriculture Committee Chair Sen. Patty Ritchie (R-H...
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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 9:12 am
HOPKINTON -- The Hopkinton Congregational Church is accepting names through Saturday for the annual memory tree list. A $1 donation is needed for each name. To have a light added for your loved ones,...
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