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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 5:32 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University researcher Ali Boolani recently completed a study that explores the powers of cocoa and caffeine. The assistant professor of physical therapy and physician assistant stu...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 5:31 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County will receive $759,073 for technology upgrades and improved emergency communication systems, according to a news release from Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo. Cuomo said the funding...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 2:46 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate rose slightly in February and more than 1,000 people were out of work compared to the same month last year, according to the Department of Labor. The unemployme...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 2:44 pm
Mark Basford, Heuvelton Fire Department chief, presents a plaque to Rensselaer Falls Fire and Rescue to thank them for continued support and to recognize their positive working relationship. Receivi...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 2:41 pm
NORWOOD – The village’s tenative budget for 2017-2018 is available for public inspection at the clerk’s office, 11 S. Main St., during normal business hours until April 11. A public hearing on the bud...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 2:39 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg will pay the Development Authority of the North Country an additional $80,000 to oversee various aspects of the upcoming Wastewater System Improvement Project. This spending i...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 2:38 pm
Here are the top five things happening in the St. Lawrence County on Thursday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Baked chicken dinner planned in Massena • TAUNY to offer talk ab...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 11:35 am
CANTON -- A Madrid man is charged with possessing crack and heroin following a police investigation March 24, according to Canton Police. Jared R. Johnston, 27, was charged with third-degree criminal...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 11:33 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam Central School will host a parent meeting tonight from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the high school library to discuss suicide. Mary Jones from St. Lawrence Valley Hospice will share informati...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 11:26 am
OGDENSBURG – Concessions will likely be available in the city’s Greenbelt area once again this summer. Ogdensburg will hold a public hearing April 10 at 7 p.m. regarding a plan to lease space to M...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:20 am
FOWLER – Richard D. Whitney, 56, of Gouverneur, was arrested by Canton-based state police at 1530 County Route 24 March 28 at 1:56 in connection with an incident reported on March 1 in Edwards. Whitne...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:19 am
CANTON – Christopher J. Jandrew, 19, of Potsdam, was arrested for drug and weapon charges March 28 at 1:36 p.m. after a traffic stop on O’Horo Road by state police. Jandrew was charged with unlawful p...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:17 am
CANTON – Kennedy Casiano, 20, of Canton, was arrested by state police here for unlawful possession of marijuana on state Highway 68 March 28, at 11:55 p.m. She was ticketed, released and is scheduled...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:17 am
HEUVELTON – Douglas L. Besaw, 37, of Ogdensburg, was arrested for trespassing by Ogdensburg-based state police following their investigation of a domestic disputen March 28 at 12:49 p.m. Besaw was rel...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:13 am
GOUVERNEUR – Charles W. Rivers, 46, of Liverpool, was arrested by state police on state Highway 11 March 29 at 4:03 a.m. for unlawful possession of marijuana. Rivers was ticketed, released and is sche...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 9:08 am
Mosaic Program Manager Lauren Peters presents Leonard Benway with his People’s Choice Award. His sculpture, 'Red Rooster' earned the show’s top honor. OGDENSBURG -- This year's United Helpers Mosaic...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 9:03 am
Fire ripped through a four-unit apartment building at Clarkson University in Potsdam early Tuesday evening, despite the efforts of dozens of firefighters. The 13 displaced students are spending the n...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 8:35 am
23:31 Reported a 23-year-old male subject at 2323 Montgomery St. Unable to talk and with body shaking. Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad and First Responders dispatched. Patrol advised subject transp...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 8:19 am
SCRANTON, PA.—The University of Scranton (5-2) defeated the SUNY Potsdam men's lacrosse team (1-3) 13-7 on Tuesday afternoon. Senior attackman Berkley Stone (Madison Conn./Daniel Hand) led the Bears w...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 8:16 am
CLERMONT, FLA.—The SUNY Potsdam softball team (3-3) fell to No. 24 MIT (6-0) 3-0 and Wellesley College (4-2) 10-4 on Tuesday afternoon in Florida. Freshman left fielder Lucy Condon (Kitchener, Ontario...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 7:31 am
Matthew Snyder of Ogdensburg, a music education major at Ithaca College and a member of the wind ensemble, recently performed at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts. The performance was the...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 7:03 am
POTSDAM -- A West Stockholm man was cited for inadequate tail lamps on Maple Street Tuesday night, according to Potsdam police. David Z. Johnson, 24, was cited at 9:56 p.m. for the above charge and wa...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 6:57 am
0406 Suspicious vehicle complaint on Market Street 0838 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0918 Potsdam Rescue and patrols dispatched to a call 1002 Assist Other Agency on Leroy Street 1015 Juvenile...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 6:11 am
The St. Lawrence Health Initiative’s Creating Healthy Schools and Communities grant is recruiting work sites, municipalities, and community-based organizations interested in making healthful changes f...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 6:11 am
From left, chamber executive director Laura Pearson, president Sean McNamara, Michael Thayer, credit union CFO and Wayne Izzo and Melissa Lalonde, chamber board members. OGDENSBURG -- The St. Lawrenc...
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