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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 6:26 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam resident was charged Tuesday with driving infractions on Tuesday, according to Potsdam police. Tandy L. Vice, 35, Potsdam, was charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspen...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 6:23 am
0013 Traffic Stop on Sandstone Drive 0525 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0730 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1047 Disabled Vehicle on Park Street 1131 Record Check at 38 Main Street 1140...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 5:53 am
CANTON -- Canton Cub Scout Pack 11 is hosting a blanket drive through Dec. 10. The scouts will collect blankets to benefit the Church and Community Program and The Neighborhood Center. Donations of n...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 5:53 am
As millions of travelers flood the roads this Thanksgiving, the St. Lawrence County Traffic Safety Program is partnering with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Ad...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 5:53 am
MASSENA – The Nicandri Nature Center is asking for volunteers to help with their winter programs. They are looking for: • a ski and snowshoe attendant for the ski room, to greet visitors in a friendly...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 7:18 pm
MASSENA — The village board on Tuesday passed three code revisions. Two passed with no comments from the public. The first allows sparklers that are legal under New York law on July 3 to 5, Dec. 31 an...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 5:53 pm
MASSENA -- Kaneb Orchards has been awarded Gold & Silver awards in the 2017 Tastings.com World Cider Championships. This is the second year in a row Kaneb received the Gold Medal for their handcra...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 5:52 pm
POTSDAM -- Bailey’s Canton-Potsdam Florist, on the Potsdam-Morley Road, has closed after nearly 90 years in business. Owner Joretta Creighton, now 80 years old, says her age has caught up to her and s...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 5:49 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate, the second highest in New York in October, did not change when compared to the same month last year. The Department of Labor says the rate was 5.7 percent for...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 2:40 pm
Clarkson Hockey players Josh Dickinson and Grant Cooper pose with Colton-Pierrepont Central School kindergarten students. COLTON -- Members of the Clarkson University men’s hockey team visited Colton...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 2:37 pm
MASSENA -- Cornell’s Dry Cleaning is going out of business after 65 years. A statement posted Friday on their Facebook page says they will take orders for cleaning through the end of this week. “All c...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 11:58 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Michael A. Strader, 53, of Maple Street, Massena with second-degree unlawful imprisonment, child endangerment and second-degree harassment at 3:30 p.m. Nov....
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 11:44 am
St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union is warning its members of an ongoing scam. According to the credit union, members are receiving text messages regarding their debit cards that says “(Your Debit Card...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 11:43 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The Board of Trustees has awarded $13 million in contracts for rebuilding the village’s water treatment plant for much more money than the original $10 million estimate fr...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 10:09 am
PARISHVILLE -- A Parishville man was killed in an accident Friday, according to state police. Troopers say a 2014 Chevy pickup was traveling south on West Parishville Road when, for unknown reasons,...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 9:37 am
EDWARDS — An Edwards woman was charged Nov. 17 on Island Street with making unreasonable noise, according to state police. Kristin E. Phillips, 29, was cited for the above charge following a noise com...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 9:36 am
PITCAIRN — Canton and Harrisville residents were involved in a property-damage accident on SH 812 Monday afternoon, according to state police. The drives were Patrick E. Mitchell, 41, Harrisville and...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 9:05 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – The Board of Trustees has tabled a motion that would signal preliminary approval of a project proposed by a Missouri developer for renovation and restructuring the space in...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 8:57 am
Sunday School students at Potsdam United Methodist Church raised $1,100 for literacy in Malawi, Africa. Additional funds came in after the photo was taken. Some of the students are with Sam Chirwa, f...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 8:55 am
North Country Broadband Installer Technician Jacob Burk fusion splices distribution fiber inside an aerial enclosure for the company’s 10 Gigabyte network in Massena earlier this year. MASSENA — Nort...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 7:25 am
From left are Rotary Vocational Service Chair Paul McGrath, Sonya Taylor, Mikayla Rusaw and Potsdam Rotary President Mary Sue Foster. POTSDAM -- Mikayla Rusaw of Massena Central School, a student in...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 7:23 am
From left are United Helpers CEO Stephen E. Knight; Martha K. MacArthur, daughter of Harry E. King and member of United Helpers Management Company Board of Directors; Cheryl A. Ladouceur, society mem...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 7:21 am
POTSDAM -- A.A. Kingston Middle School has announced announce students achieving Honor Roll, High Honor Roll, and Principal’s Scholars status for Block 1. Students are eligible for Honor Roll if they...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 6:32 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged three motorists with driving infractions on Monday. • Sohaib Obeid, 56, Potsdam, was cited for speed not reasonable at 7:15 a.m. following a three vehicle p...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 6:28 am
0213 Traffic stop on Bay Street 0528 Alarm activation on Madrid Avenue 0716 Accident on Leroy Street 0720 Accident on Leroy Street 0842 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0842 Found Property on Leroy...
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