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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 12:43 pm
DEKALB – State police say they charged two men with possession approximately five pounds of pot following a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 11 Tuesday night. Elisantiago R. Rivero-Goitia, 25 and Miguelan...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:54 am
Joseph Greene at Lighthouse Point in Ogdensburg, with one of the carp that helped him win the Grand Champion title in this year’s St. Lawrence International Junior Carp Tournament. WADDINGTON – A-13...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:50 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam woman was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs after crashing her car into a utility pole before it came to rest in a swampy area Thursday morning on State Highway...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:47 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena residents may be able to get free wi-fi internet anywhere in town, if the supervisor’s proposal pans out. The Town Council voted to spend $50,000 in casino compact m...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:22 am
MASSENA -- Village police accused a Massena man on Thursday on several charges following an alleged domestic incident. Jason E. Hamilton, 42, of 3 Ripley St. is charged with endangering the welfare of...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:17 am
MASSENA -- Village police charged a Massena woman with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation on Friday. Kelly M. Greene, 43, of 42 Elm St. was also charged with unlicensed operator at 8:23 a.m....
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:27 am
Thursday August 21, 2014 Emily K. Rayburn DOB: 8/18/95 Lisbon, NY Charged @ 9:48 AM on State St for Drive While Using a Cell Phone. Rayburn was issued a UTT returnable in court on 9/3/14. Friday A...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:47 am
The candidates in the race for the 21st Congressional District seat have agreed on three televised debates in October. Republican and Conservative Party congressional nominee Elise Stefanik, Democrat...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:46 am
Bob Kosman gives a $500 check for this year’s Ride for the Residents to Jane Rector of United Helpers. LISBON -- Bob Kosman, owner of Kosman Auctions in Lisbon, recently donated $500 to the upcoming...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:44 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Board of Education took another step toward building consolidation and on Thursday night voted 7-0 to hire a consultant to explore their options. Board members Paul Bron...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:19 am
POTSDAM -- A Rooseveltown woman was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs following a traffic stop on Pleasant Street Thursday morning, according to Potsdam police. Police say they char...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:11 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police say they charged a man for failure to yield the right of way following a property-damage accident on Market Street Thursday afternoon. Michael W. Trombley, 20, Chateaugay, wa...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:06 am
0553 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call. 1057 Welfare check on Clough Street. 1058 Handicap parking permit issued to a subject. 1105 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 1148 Harassment complaint on...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:45 am
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital recently recognized registered nurse Nancy Faucher for her 25 years of employment. Faucher has worked in departments and units including the oncology and infusion...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:13 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Jefferson Elementary School will host a pilot after school program for the Massena Boys and Girls Club starting in the fall, the Massena Board of Education decided Thursday...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:13 am
Representatives of Corning Incorporated, the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and Empire State Development (ESD) joined with local officials in Canton on Thursday to formally commence the start of Cor...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:12 am
By MATT LINDSEY NORWOOD -- The 25th Norwood Lake Regatta will continue its tradition of pro and semi-pro snowmobile races at the Norwood Beach Aug. 23 and 24. “We are looking to continue with the trad...
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Friday, August 22, 2014 - 6:12 am
Cutting the ribbon at the Healthy Way in Ogdensburg are Youmi Gilbert of Absolutely Youmi's, Jim Durr, Healthy Way owner Bing Thomas, Ogdnesburg Chamber of Commerce board member John Morrison, chambe...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 5:41 pm
MADRID -- Brian A. Matthie of Nature's Vision Taxidermy, 65 Pollack Rd., won first place earlier this year at the NY State Convention and Competition for his waterfowl mount of a greater scaup. The g...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 5:39 pm
LISBON -- The St. Lawrence County Sheriff's office is warning of a scam they say is being perpetrated by what they refer to as "gypsies" from Georgia. A property owner in Lisbon reported to deputies t...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 5:37 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- A decision on whether to privatize financially struggling Massena Memorial Hospital appears to have been delayed for at least several months, following a Town Council decisi...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 5:36 pm
WADDINGTON -- The St. Lawrence River Walleye Association will be hosting the Fall Classic Bass and Walleye Team Tournament. It will be at Whitaker Park in Waddington on Sept. 13 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m....
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 4:04 pm
CANTON -- Traffic is flowing again under the railroad overpass on Route 11 just north of the village, after flooding forced police to redirect vehicles. A section of the route from State Highway 68 to...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 2:49 pm
Time Warner Cable, which provides several services to most parts of St. Lawrence County, will have all of its cable technicians receive AMBER Alerts and provide training to be vigilant during an abduc...
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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 2:49 pm
PARISHVILLE -- Parishville-Hopkinton Central School student Amanda Mason recently organized the “Musicality 2014” bottle drive. Donations from area residents totaled $240. Anyone wishing to donate ca...
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