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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 9:03 am
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD — Several individuals and organizations have made donation to the Norwood-Norfolk Lego Robotics team Lego Allies, who won the Lego League Animal Allies challenge The win advanc...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 9:03 am
POTSDAM -- CITEC Business Solutions has hired Steve Lockwood as business development director. Lockwood has leadership experience in manufacturing and sales, the announcement says. Lockwood worked as...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 9:03 am
Hunting license holders can now report game harvests via smartphones or other mobile devices. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s New York Fishing, Hunting & Wildlife App...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 9:03 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, April 25, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Former town assessor seeks $1 million in suit against Potsdam for s...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 8:52 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The village Board of Trustees approved a $10,474,834 spending plan for the 2017-18 fiscal year at their meeting Tuesday night. The tax rate will rise by 9.3 percent, from...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:05 am
From left, front, are Nadia Marano, Patricia Farmer, Cindy Kelly, Colleen Friot; back, Thomas Pynchon, Rance Davis, Deborah Bagnato, Thomas Meade. CANTON -- St. Lawrence University celebrated employe...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 5:46 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they cited a man for failure to use a designated lane on Maple Street Tuesday night. Tucker R. Wilcox, 21, Broadalbin, was cited at 10:04 p.m. for the above charged, off...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 5:44 am
0101 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0415 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0853 Records Check at 38 Main Street 0923 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0925 Handicap Parking Permit at 38 Main...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 5:30 am
Above, at the groundbreaking are vice-president of operations for Bette & Cring Construction Group Howard Cring, USDA Rural Development Acting-State Director Scott Collins and Northern Region Are...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 5:30 am
A federal agency is reminding St. Lawrence County businesses, agricultural cooperatives, aquaculture, and most private nonprofit organizations that May 30 is the deadline to file for disaster loans du...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 10:43 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- If approved by voters next month, the 2017-18 Massena school budget will pay for upgrades at the district’s central office building. The budget includes up to $100,000 for c...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 5:29 pm
From left, fourth-year Ohero:kon participant Lucas Beeson, 17, sub-chiefs Shelley Jacobs and Cheryl Jacobs, fourth-year Ohero:kon Lead Auntie Karakwino Tina Square and Ohero:kon Lead Uncle Tehawisoro...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 5:27 pm
The March unemployment rate for St. Lawrence County has dropped slightly compared to this time last year, reported the state Labor Department in a press release Tuesday. Unemployment in March was 6.9...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 5:23 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- Political science students at SUNY Potsdam have mailed out an invitation to 1,000 random Potsdam residents to take an online opinion poll. “The survey covers a range of im...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 2:48 pm
From left are Erica Downey, Misty Fishel, Traci Harris, and Elizabeth Kelley, who are now certified as Chronic Care Profressionals/ OGDENSBURG -- Four Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center clinical staff re...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 2:46 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say a father and son are facing charges after an April 19 traffic stop that turned violent. Tyler J. Ward, 18, of Bishop Avenue is charged with second-degree assault, a felon...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 2:40 pm
MASSENA -- Village police are investigating two incidents where junk piles put out for spring cleanup were set on fire. Chief Adam Love said they received two reports early on Saturday morning, one at...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 1:45 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say a Massena woman was jailed after being charged with several counts on Monday. Shahniice L. King, 25, of Jefferson Avenue is charged with criminal possession of a hypoderm...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 1:40 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people with traffic counts: • Chad A. Clement, 37, of county Route 42, Fort Covington was charged with speeding at 10:50 a.m. Tuesday on South R...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 1:27 pm
MASSENA -- State police say they charged Jessica L. Davis, 23, of Massena with unlawful possession of marijuana at 2:40 p.m. April 20 and released her with an appearance ticket.
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 1:26 pm
NEWTON FALLS -- State police say they charged Patrick R. Fleming, 22, of Newton Falls with second-degree trespass at 10:05 p.m. Monday at 934 county Route 60 and released him with an appearance ticket...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 1:15 pm
CANTON -- A Utica man held at the county jail has been charged by sheriff’s deputies with second-degree assault, a felony, after he broke a correction officer’s nose. Janera D. Carter, 18, was confine...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 11:53 am
State Senator Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, says legislation -- including two bills she cosponsors -- to help crack down on drug abuse and create safer communities has passed the Senate. Measures approv...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 11:52 am
CANTON – More than 130 competitors completed the final 2016-17 Frozen Foote Series race last month at St. Lawrence University The race saw 133 people finish with four newcomers. Runners battled cold w...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 11:46 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- A former Town of Potsdam assessor is claiming damages of $1 million in a suit alleging the town discriminated against him because of his sex in matters of salary, benefits...
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