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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 7:12 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police charged a man with speeding on Maple Street on Maple Street Saturday evening. James E. Cowie, 21, Ballston Spa was charged after police reportedly observed him driving 48 mph...
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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 7:09 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police charged two men Saturday evening following a report of subjects fighting at the intersection of Market and Cottage streets. William F. Hotaling, 21, Center Moriches and Chris...
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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 7:05 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a man with driving while using a mobile phone on Market Street Saturday morning. Justin P. Green, 21, Valley Cottage was issued an appearance ticket at 7:53...
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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 6:33 am
James Snyder with his New York State Assessors Association Institute of Assessing Officers certificate. The assessor for Morristown and Potsdam recently received certification from the New York State...
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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 5:57 am
Republican state Senator Patty Ritchie has endorsed three county legislature candidates running for seats in St. Lawrence County. She is backing Donald Hooper, Daniel Martin and John Burke. Hooper, a...
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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 5:57 am
POTSDAM -- Six Clarkson University students are working to commercialize Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) technologies this fall through the Commercialization Academy. The program, sponsored by AF...
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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 5:57 am
POTSDAM -- A Massena man was jailed early Sunday morning after being disorderly in the middle of the roadway and at the police station, according to Potsdam police. Daniel H. Huto, 23, was charged wit...
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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 5:57 am
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM – A haunted tour and house, multiple performances and free treats are expected to draw hundreds of costumed children to the annual “Fright Night” in downtown Potsdam Oct. 23. “...
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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 5:56 am
NICHOLVILLE -- The Nicholville United Methodist Church is hosting a roast pork dinner in the parish hall on Oct. 23 at 4:30 p.m. Menu: roast pork with gravy, dressing, mashed potatoes, squash, pie and...
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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 5:25 am
0010 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0051 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0052 Traffic Stop completed – Verbal warning issued. 0057 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0129 Patrol reports...
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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 5:23 am
0042 While conducting an investigation in the downtown area a subject obstructed the investigation. Arrest made. 0753 Traffic Stop completed – Ticket issued. 1030 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call...
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Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 5:26 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH CANTON – St. Lawrence County is closing in on hiring a new chief for the Public Health Department and could announce a new director as soon as a month from now. County Administrator...
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Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 5:25 pm
The two North Country congressional candidates who responded to a questionnaire on climate issues both believe steps need to be taken to reduce our reliance on fossil fuels. Protect the Adirondacks, a...
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Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 5:25 pm
CANTON -- With the holiday season around the corner, the Canton Goldenaires barbershop chorus is seeking males over age 18 to join the group. The group says they have a full slate of shows lined up, i...
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Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 10:24 am
Below average temperatures will cover the St. Lawrence Valley over the next few days with cloud cover and some lingering showers possible today, according to the National Weather Service. A low pressu...
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Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 10:10 am
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouvereur woman was faces several charges including driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop on Pooler Street early Sunday morning, according to state police. Melinda A. Abbo...
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Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 10:09 am
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation and drug possession on State Route 58 Saturday morning, according to state police. Robert C. Johnson, 29, was charged wi...
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Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 10:09 am
FINE -- A Gouverneur woman was charged Saturday afternoon following a compliant of fraud first reported to state police Sept. 21. Carrie L. Durham, 29, was charged with second-degree scheme to defraud...
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Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 10:07 am
GOUVERNEUR -- State police said they charged a woman for driving while using a mobile device on State Route 58 Saturday afternoon. Amanda M. Diaz, 31, Watertown was charged with driving while using a...
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Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 10:07 am
COLTON -- A Colton man was involved in a property-damage accident on the Gulf Road Saturday morning, according to state police. Troopers said they responded to an accident around 7 a.m. and discovered...
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Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 8:22 am
By CRAIG FREILICH St. Lawrence County farmers’ corn and soybean crops this year are providing yields that are about average, but yields in some places will be lower due to late planting and a spotty e...
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Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 8:21 am
By PAUL HETZLER What can cruise at an altitude of 29,000 feet, is a beloved icon of the great outdoors, and yet can be the bane of lawn lovers? It’s the honking harbinger of advancing autumn and comin...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:58 pm
A renewed rivalry with an old ECAC Hockey foe did not go as planned for the Clarkson University Hockey team over the weekend as the University of Vermont completed a two-game sweep of the Golden Knigh...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:53 pm
The Clarkson University Women's Hockey team fell into an early hole and could not recover against sixth-ranked Boston University, losing to the Terriers 5-2 in the second game of a non-league series o...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:51 pm
Freshman goaltender Kyle Hayton is following in the footsteps of graduated goalie Matt Weninger in a big way. Hayton, who has started every game so far in his collegiate career, much as Weninger was...
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