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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 3:00 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate dropped a full percentage point and the county lost 100 jobs in July compared to the same month last year, according to the state Department of Labor. The rate...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 2:59 pm
OGDENSBURG – As political campaigns are heating up, Ogdensburg officials are asking candidates and their supporters to keep signs off city-owned property and follow existing rules regarding sign place...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 2:58 pm
The Riverside Brass Quintet, made up of five local musicians who either graduated or have taught at the Crane School of Music, say they are available to perform at functions in the area. The group inc...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 2:56 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Wednesday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • 'That's Entertainment with Dawna and Bob' is next Madrid Summer Dam...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 11:54 am
LOUISVILLE -- Upstate Comic Con, which event organizers describe as "the biggest comic book show in the North Country," is looking for artists and vendors for its next installment to be held at the Lo...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 11:52 am
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur woman was arrested Monday afternoon for disseminating indecent material to a minor, according to state police. Jessica L. Reynolds, 32, was charged with first-degree dissemi...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 11:51 am
By TOM LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education approved a donation Monday of $5,000 for varsity football jerseys posthumously gifted to the school by Michael A....
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 11:46 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged three people with separate offenses: • James E. Markes, 71, of South Raquette Road was charged with disorderly conduct at 11:36 p.m. Monday on Corne...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 11:43 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently cited four drivers: • Justin T. Thomas, 22, of Reed Drive, Massena was charged with speeding at 9:35 a.m. Tuesday on South Raquette Road. • Angela T. Embark...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 11:19 am
LISBON — A Lisbon woman was charged with Monday evening following an alleged domestic dispute, according to state police. Laccie L. Teneyck, 29, was charged with disorderly conduct: obscene language/g...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 11:18 am
RENSSELAER FALLS — A Depeyster man was charged Aug. 18 stemming from a neighborhood trouble complaint first reported to state police July 31. Gerald P. Sharpe, 23, was charged with second-degree haras...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 11:18 am
LISBON — A Lisbon woman was involved in a property-damage accident Monday on Tracy Road, according to state police. Elaine L. Sanderson, 47, was the driver. The accident was reported to police at 2:53...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 9:00 am
LAWRENCE – A 22-year-old North Lawrence man was killed early Saturday when the pickup truck he was in with friends turned over in a field. John D. Butler was in the 2005 Chevrolet Silverado driving th...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 8:50 am
CANTON -- Inspired by the current quilt exhibition "Warmth, Remembrance and Art: 200 Years of Quilts and Comforters in Northern New York," TAUNY is constructing the organization's own signature quilt...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 8:46 am
SUNY Oswego recently provided a co-op scholarship to Kaitlyn R. Barney of Lisbon in recognition of “past academic achievement and potential for success,” according to a press release from the college....
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 8:44 am
Clarkson University research professor Dana M. Barry, who is also senior technical writer/editor at Clarkson’s Center for Advanced Materials Processing (CAMP), recently served as a visiting professor...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 8:41 am
SUNY Oswego recently awarded presidential scholarships to Katrina E. Johnson in Colton and Daniel Sweet of Gouverneur. The scholarships are $18,800 over four years, or $4,700 a year, for students resi...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 8:01 am
Clarkson University Women's Hockey was very present in Sunday's Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL) Draft as several Golden Knight alums were selected to play in the professional women's hockey leag...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 6:12 am
Fifteen non-profit agencies in St. Lawrence County will split $80,316 from the United Way to support their programs. The funds were generated by business campaigns, individual giving, corporate gifts,...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 6:12 am
From left, OEA President David Price, Fort la Presentation Board member Bill Merna and OEA member Julie Johnson. OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Education Association recently gave $200 to the Fort la Prese...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 5:29 am
0135 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call. 0252 Patrols assisted the SLCSO and NYSP with a missing person complaint. 0418 Traffic stop on Elm Street, verbal warning issued. 0602 Patrols responded to a...
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Monday, August 22, 2016 - 5:30 pm
Some of the collection is labeled and on the shelves at the PPL. POTSDAM -- Potsdam Public Library has received donations in memory of the late Library Director Patricia W. Musante, who passed away l...
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Monday, August 22, 2016 - 5:28 pm
NORFOLK -- North Country shopping options now include a new thrift shop. Deanna Dennis and Janel Colbert, both of Norwood, recently opened Cart & Barrel Thrift Shop at 42 West Main St. Both women...
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Monday, August 22, 2016 - 5:26 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Monday, Aug. 22, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Massena man jailed after crashing vehicle into another person's vehic...
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Monday, August 22, 2016 - 2:58 pm
HANNAWA FALLS -- More than 70 swimmers helped raise $27,000 at the seventh annual “Swim a Mile for Hospice” fundraiser recently. “We had 72 swimmers this year who helped to raise $27,000” said Direct...
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