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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 9:35 am
Potsdam Police Department blotter April 29 0056 Patrols responded to a report of a person attempting to gain entry to another person’s residence. Patrols unable to locate anyone in the area upon thei...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 6:36 am
POTSDAM, N.Y.—The SUNY Potsdam softball team (13-24) clubbed a program record 19 hits to defeat SUNY Canton (11-14) 13-5 on Friday afternoon. Bears junior shortstop Jordan Ott (Hilton, N.Y./Hilton) wa...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 6:29 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Parks and Recreation Director Matthew Curatolo says the city is looking how best to handle the emerald ash borer, an invasive species that decimates ash trees....
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 6:27 am
By PAUL HETZLER April showers bring May flowers, but not all posies are a welcome sight. Although it is quite possible they arrived on the Mayflower, dandelions do not get the esteem they deserve as p...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 5:50 pm
April 23 Angel J. Simmons, 35, and Adam K. Simmons, 25, both of Gouverneur were each charged at 2:50 a.m. with unlawful growing of cannabis. Police said they had eight unlicensed pot plants in various...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 5:35 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena Republican Committee will meet May 5 at 6 p.m. at the VFW, 101 West Hatfield St. All Massena Republicans can attend. Event organizers say they seek “ideas for new committee memb...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 5:34 pm
HAMMOND -- The St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce will give awards to Potsdam’s Clarkson Inn and Hammond Barn Quilt Trail at their inaugural Tourism Awards Dinner May 11 at Bella Brooke Winery, 2...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 5:32 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Friday, April 29, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • DeKalb man arrested after dog bites child, deputies say • Stockholm...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 5:30 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH The Village of Potsdam has approved a budget calling for $10,325,536 in spending for 2017-17, up $140,234 from last year, or 1.4 percent, The tax rate will increase 5.1 percent, up 8...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 2:40 pm
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Town Clerk’s Office will be closed May 2 to 13 from 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 2:39 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Police say they seek information on what lead to reports of a person screaming near the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority and St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center on Wednesday e...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 2:37 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH The St. Lawrence County Public Health Department will hand out information on the Zika virus for people at the free waste tire disposal events Saturday in Louisville and Canton spons...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 2:36 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Registration is open for the Ogdensburg International Seaway Festival’s color run. Those who sign up by May 30 pay $15. After that through race day is $20. The first 100 to register get...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 11:48 am
POTSDAM -- Canton-Potsdam Hospital recently hired two new nutritionists. Martha Pickard Palmer is a nutrition specialist with a bachelor of science degree from Cornell University, in Ithaca, and a mas...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 11:37 am
St. Lawrence County will receive more than $4.8 million for roadwork this year, according Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa. St. Lawrence County Highway Superintendent Donald Chambers said hig...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 11:35 am
State police said they charged Canton and Potsdam teens Thursday in connection with separate sexual crime investigations. A Canton teen was charged Thursday with rape of a person less than 13 years of...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 11:10 am
MASSENA -- Village police say domestic violence has led to four charges against a Massena man. Chad S. Francis, 37, of Tamarack Street is charged with one count of criminal obstruction of breathing an...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 11:07 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a 17-year-old male from Norfolk with third-degree assault and child endangerment at 9:59 a.m. Thursday at the police station.
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 11:06 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently cited two drivers: • Stephen J. Zakaraukas, 29, of Trippany Road, Massena was charged with failure to yield at 5:10 p.m. Thursday on state Route 37. • Taylo...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 10:57 am
Wednesday, April 27 Paul G. A Huska Jr, 58, Dekalb Jct Charged with second-degree harassment: physical contact. Huska was issued an appearance ticket returnable in court on May 18. Brandon J. Baldwin,...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 10:11 am
POTSDAM — Two South Colton residents were charged following a shoplifting complaint at Walmart, 7494 U.S. Highway 11, according to state police. Justin C. Scovil, 30 and Cynthia R. Snickles, 24, were...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 10:10 am
HAMMOND — A Hammond man was charged Thursday following an assault complaint first reported to state police Nov. 2, 2015. Jesse R. Bender, 37, was charged at 6:10 p.m. with third-degree criminal mischi...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 10:10 am
WADDINGTON — An Oswegatchie man was charged with drug possession on State Highway 37 Wednesday morning, according to state police. Ronald K. Kimball, 27, was charged with unlawful possession of mariju...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 10:09 am
FOWLER — An Edwards woman was involved in a property-damage accident on State Highway 58 Thursday morning, according to state police. The accident took place near County Road 24 around 8 a.m. and Joan...
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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 9:16 am
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is urging the Senate to pass the Campus Accountability and Safety Act to protect students and professionalize the response and reporting of sexual assault cases. The legis...
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