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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 10:10 am
LISBON — An Ogdensburg man was involved in a property-damage accident on SH 68 on Thursday, according to state police. The driver was John Bartlett Jr., 47. The incident took place near Irish Settleme...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 9:08 am
HERMON – Hermon resident Marissa Johnson, a senior psychology major, has been named to Hudson University's president's list for the fall 2017 semester.
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 9:07 am
MASSENA -- Several Massena Central High School students in grades 9 through 12 were recognized by the regional Scholastic Art and Writing Competition. Each year, more than 100 visual arts and literary...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 9:05 am
CANTON -- Caleb Church, Wolf Pack, left, and Jacob Church, Tiger Pack, right, are new members of Cub Scout Pack 11 in Canton. They both have earned their Bobcat badges. Pack 11 meets Wednesday nights...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 9:02 am
POTSDAM -- The State University of New York at Potsdam recently placed these St. Lawrence County students on the fall 2017 semester Dean's List: • Ashley Barr of Ogdensburg, Childhood/Early Childhood...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 9:01 am
POTSDAM -- The State University of New York at Potsdam recently named students to the President's List for the fall 2017 semester, including these students from St. Lawrence County: • Jenna Kesner of...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 8:59 am
The dean’s list at Nazareth College for the fall 2017 semester includes Annie Casey of Massena, health sciences, Abigail Elman of Massena, mathematics, Felicity Love of Massena, occupational science,...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 8:50 am
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG – The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education approved six sports mergers with Heuvelton Central School District at Tuesday’s meeting in anticipation of the...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 8:47 am
HERMON — A man was arrested Friday after meeting with a teenage girl that he met online without the consent of her parents, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Nicholas Z. Zephir, 20,...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 8:47 am
NORTH LAWRENCE — A North Lawrence teen who helped save his family from a fire was honored at St. Lawrence County Fire Chief's Association meeting. Devin Tucker, 14, is shown above with a letter he re...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 8:43 am
CANTON — The 16th North Carolina regiment Co. E, raised in Burke County, NC, was known as the “Burke Tigers,” and was present at the battles of Sharpsburg, Gettysburg, and Appomattox. Dallas Robinson...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 6:39 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged three motorists following property-damage accidents on Thursday. • Yan Gao, 28, Potsdam, was cited for following too closely on May Road at 9:27 a.m. follow...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 6:36 am
0245 Trespassing on Elm Street 0432 Harassment on Beal Street 0927 Motor vehicle accident on May Road 1048 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1058 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1113 Potsdam Res...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 6:17 am
CANTON -- Congressional Democrat candidate Tedra Cobb of Canton raised nearly a quarter million dollars for her campaign in 2017. Since entering the race on July 4, she has raised $214,296 with $162,6...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 6:17 am
RAYMONDIVLLE -- The Norfolk-Raymondville Food Pantry is a beneficiary of the Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program for the month February. This program supports local nonprofits. For every reusable bag...
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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 6:17 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, Jan. 18, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Father, three children escape fire with minor injuries in Morristow...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 5:39 pm
BRIER HILL -- Volunteers from the North Country Chapter of the American Red Cross provided immediate emergency aid to seven people after a fire Thursday morning on Water Street. A news release from Re...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 5:36 pm
Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, introduced legislation that she says would outlaw the licensing of certain “predatory” third-party vendors from selling access to vehicle registration servic...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 5:35 pm
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- Potsdam Central School has begun preliminary discussion about next year’s school budget and the financial situation does not look promising, according to Potsdam Central Sch...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 2:32 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science Dr. Mario Wriedt has been given a prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER award for his work on the desi...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 2:32 pm
St. Lawrence County lost 100 farm jobs in Dec. 2017 compared to the same time in 2016. St. Lawrence County had 39,100 non-farm jobs last December and 39,200 jobs in December of 2016, a -3 percent chan...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 12:51 pm
WEST STOCKHOLM – West Stockholm and Brasher-Winthrop firefighters extinguished a chimney fire at an Old Market Road house this morning. West Stockholm Fire Chief Robert White, Jr. said the fire was co...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 12:43 pm
Photo by Morristown firefighter Kevin Crosby, courtesy of WWNY-tv By CRAIG FREILICH MORRISTOWN – Three children and their father escaped a fire in their Water Street home this morning and have been...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 11:53 am
NORTH. LAWRENCE -- A total of $240 was collected from North Lawrence’s first memory tree and will be donated to the North Lawrence Food Pantry. Carrie Sequin from Cuts and a Bit More sold memory ribbo...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 11:53 am
North Country Sen. Betty Little, R-Queensbury, and her Senate Republican majority colleagues proposed part of their 2018 legislative agenda that focuses on making the tax burden more affordable for in...
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