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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 4:13 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON NEWTON FALLS – St. Lawrence County will use two grants totaling $575,000 to assist with the abatement, demolition and removal of dilapidated structures at the former J&L Steel Site...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 4:12 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Police Department responded to 2,520 incidents and made 502 arrests between July 1 and Sept. 30 this year. Police Chief Mark Murray described the quarter as a...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 4:11 pm
MASSENA -- A local law change that allows the village to accept sewer discharge from outside vendors and charge for the service passed with no comments from the public. The village board on Tuesday vo...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 10:04 am
Up to six inches of snow is possible by the end of the day Tuesay in St. Lawrence County, according to the National Weather Service. A weak trough of low pressure will move across the area today and b...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 9:58 am
BRASHER — A Norfolk woman was charged with driving while intoxicated on West Mahoney Road on Saturday afternoon, according to state police. Monique L. Ploof, 45, was charged with first-offense DWI and...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 9:57 am
LISBON — An Ogdensburg man was charged with forcible touching Saturday stemming from a complaint 24 hours prior, according to state police. Michael J. LaRock, 29, was charged with forcible touching an...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 9:57 am
EDWARDS — An Edwards man was cited for unlawful possession of marijuana at 3:05 a.m. on Saturday, according to state police. Travis L. Whitmarsh, 24, was cited for the above charge and was issued an a...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 9:40 am
HERMON — A Hermon woman was jailed Saturday after getting into a physical altercation with her husband and children on CR 19, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Michelle L. Anson, 38...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 9:27 am
POTSDAM -- A Canton woman was cited for driving while intoxicated on Market Street on Saturday morning, according to Potsdam police. Katie E. Watson, 26, was cited for first-offense DWI and inadequate...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 9:22 am
0041 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0043 Patrols assisted Potsdam Rescue 0050 Patrol assisted NYSP 0102 DWI on Maple Street 0631 Alarm Activation on Market Street 0724 Alarm Activation on Market...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:56 am
In another tough battle against its arch rival, the Clarkson University Hockey team prevailed defeating St. Lawrence 4-2 at Appleton Arena in Canton to complete the North Country weekend home-and-home...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:54 am
With a 4-1 victory at Rensselaer on Saturday afternoon the No.3 ranked Clarkson University Women's Hockey team takes a six-game winning streak into a lengthy break and posts one of the best records in...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:52 am
Justine Reyes scored two goals and Hannah Miller (pictured above) notched her 100th career point to lead the St. Lawrence University women's hockey team to a 5-1 win over Union College on Saturday aft...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:50 am
OTSDAM, N.Y.—SUNY Cortland (5-8, 3-6 SUNYAC) rallied for a 4-2 victory over the SUNY Potsdam men's hockey team (7-4-1, 3-4) on Saturday night. Freshman forward Jacob Juron (Latham, N.Y./South Shore Ki...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:48 am
HENNIKER, N.H.—The SUNY Potsdam women's hockey team (6-4-1) got an 18-save shutout from sophomore goaltender Alexa Pfeiffer (Sylvania, Ohio/Little Caesar's) and goals from three different players in a...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:46 am
Fredonia, NY – Josh Sova and Joe Deveny each scored but the SUNY Canton men's hockey team dropped a 5-2 road decision closing out a weekend series at Fredonia on Saturday. The Blue Devils (7-5-1) jump...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:44 am
Biddeford, ME – Breanna Bedborough scored her second goal of the season as the SUNY Canton women's hockey team earned a 1-1 tie at the University of New England in a non-conference game on Saturday. T...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:42 am
BROCKPORT, N.Y.—The College of Brockport (6-2, 3-1 SUNYAC) went 31-for-39 from the charity stripe, including 18-for-18 in the second half, and defeated the SUNY Potsdam men's basketball team (4-5, 1-3...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:40 am
BROCKPORT, N.Y.- Sharp shooting from the College at Brockport (2-6, 0-3 SUNYAC) lifted the Golden Eagles to a 87-43 win over the SUNY Potsdam women's basketball team (1-7, 0-3 SUNYAC) Saturday afterno...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:38 am
Potsdam, NY – Junior Matthew Hornak recorded a double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds and senior Gary Hanley chipped in 16 boards to help lead the Clarkson University Men's Basketball team to a...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:36 am
Potsdam, NY – Sophomore Molly Stewart hit a 3-pointer from the top of the key with 24 seconds to go to help lift the Clarkson University Women's Basketball team to a 71-67 win over Houghton College on...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:33 am
Canton, NY – The SUNY Canton men's basketball team held an 18-point advantage in points in the paint but visiting Alfred University used hot shooting from the outside to earn an 89-85 victory in the R...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:24 am
By MATT LINDSEY The controversial Excelsior Scholarship program received praise from SUNY Potsdam and Canton officials during its first semester, while representatives at private institutions like Cla...
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Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:21 am
MASSENA -- A local law change that allows the village to accept sewer discharge from outside vendors and charge for the service passed with no comments from the public. The village board on Tuesday vo...
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Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 4:21 pm
MASSENA -- The village board on Tuesday voted 3-0 to rescind a code change they passed at their last meeting to allow sparklers during state-approved time periods. “At the advice of our attorney, we m...
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