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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 4:47 pm
Legislation from North Country Senator Joseph Griffo, R-Rome, that would legalize and regulate mixed martial arts in New York State has passed the Senate for the seventh year in a row. Amateur mixed m...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 4:46 pm
Leadership from NYSARC predicts devastating financial consequences on the field if a Medicaid funding solution is not included as part of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s $15 minimum wage proposal. NYSARC is t...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 4:45 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center Auxiliary will host a ribbon-cutting and re-opening for their expanded hospital gift shop on Feb. 10 at noon. The improved shop now takes up about 500...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:26 pm
NORFOLK – A Massena man was charged Friday afternoon for aggravated harassment, according to state police. Miguel A. Guzman, 49, was charged at 12:56 p.m. at the police station, 29 Stearns St., Massen...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:25 pm
MASSENA – A Massena man was charged Friday following burglary complaint, according to state police. Miguel A. Guzman, 45, was charged with second-degree burglary of a dwelling, felony, and unauthorize...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:24 pm
FINE – An Oswegatchie man was charged with driving while intoxicated following an investigation of a personal-injury accident on River Drive Friday morning, according to state police. Shawn R. Blackme...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:24 pm
HERMON – A Hermon man was charged with 10 counts of drug possession on Main Street early Saturday morning, according to state police. Tyler D. Sharpstene, 21, was charged with 10 counts of unlawful po...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:23 pm
State police said they investigated several property-damage accidents on Friday, Feb. 5. The accidents they investigated include: • A Potsdam man was involved in a property-damage accident on Sissonvi...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:22 pm
DEKALB – A Watertown woman was charged Friday following a complaint of fraud first reported to state police on Oct. 22, 2015. Esther M. Corcoran, 46, was charged with first-degree scheme to defraud: 1...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:22 pm
POTSDAM – Potsdam police said they charged three motorists for driving infractions on Feb. 5. Those charged included: • Kayla M. Watson, 26, Potsdam, was charged with speeding at 9:05 a.m. on Market S...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:21 pm
Potsdam police blotter, Feb. 5 0050 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0222 Traffic Stop completed on Elm Street – Verbal warning issued. 0234 Traffic Stop completed on Clarkson Avenue – Verbal warn...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:21 pm
CANTON — A Massena woman was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation on East Main Street early Saturday morning, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Samantha M. Rounds, 20, was i...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:20 pm
A mix of snow and rain showers are likely across the St. Lawrence Valley this morning and temperatures will continue to drop throughout the week, feeling more like a North Country winter. Snow showers...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 10:12 am
By JIMMY LAWTON At least five lives have been saved in the past two years by St. Lawrence County police officers and rescuers who administered the naloxone people suffering drug overdoses. Also known...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 6:07 am
Hockey fans from Massena, Colton and Ogdensburg have each won a pair of tickets to an exciting Clarkson University men’s hockey game from NorthCountryNow.com. A total of 695 entries were received in t...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 6:04 am
CANTON -- North Country farmers will have the opportunity to attend the New York Organic Certified meeting without leaving the local area. The Feb. 9 meeting will broadcast the New York Organic Certif...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:35 am
Senior goaltender Greg Lewis made a season-high 44 saves to backstop the Clarkson University Hockey team to a long awaited win in Schenectady, NY as the Golden Knights continued to roll with a 4-1 vic...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:32 am
A dominating opening thirty minutes allowed the fifth-ranked Clarkson University Women's Hockey team cruise to a 9-1 win over Rensselaer on Friday night in Cheel Arena. The nine goals are a season hig...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:29 am
St. Lawrence University senior Tommy Thompson scored two carbon copy goals as part of a burst of three goals in 3:17 by the Saints and sophomore goaltender Kyle Hayton recorded his third shutout of th...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:27 am
Kennedy Marchment's first period goal proved to be all the Saints would need on Friday, as they shutout Union 2-0 in Appleton Arena. Kayla Nielsen also scored for the Saints while first-year Grace Har...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:25 am
POTSDAM, N.Y.—The SUNY Potsdam men's hockey team (10-7-4, 6-4-2 SUNYAC) built a 2-0 first period lead over SUNY Cortland (7-9-4, 1-7-3 SUNYAC) on Bear Pride Night, but the Red Dragons rallied for a 3-...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:22 am
ASTON, PA.—Seven different Bears scored and six had multiple point games as the SUNY Potsdam women's hockey team (7-12-2, 2-11-1 ECAC West) ended a two-game slump with a 7-2 thumping of Neumann Univer...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:19 am
POTSDAM, N.Y.- SUNY Potsdam men's basketball team (1-18, 1-11 SUNYAC) falls to SUNY New Paltz (4-14, 3-9) Friday night at Jerry Welsh Gymnasium with a 94-80 loss on Bear Pride Night. Bears' senior gua...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:16 am
POTSDAM, N.Y.- Slow start for the SUNY Potsdam women's basketball team (1-18, 0-12 SUNYAC) leads to 83-52 defeat from SUNY New Paltz (14-5, 9-3 SUNYAC). Freshman guard Secret Clark (Bronx, N.Y./NYC Ch...
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Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:14 am
Potsdam, NY - A slow start was suffered by the Clarkson University Men's Basketball team on Friday night and despite a furious comeback in the second half the Golden Knights dropped a 61-55 Liberty Le...
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