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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 8:59 am
POTSDAM -- Mark Tishberg, 46, Potsdam, has been charged in the alleged theft of cash from Market Lanes bowling alley. He was charged with petit larceny and first-degree falsifying business records. Ti...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 8:59 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Frederic Remington Museum is soliciting donations for its upcoming April Fool’s Day ball. A $25 gets a ticket to the event. $50 gets a ticket and admission to the party beforehand. $...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 8:58 am
0303 Traffic stop on Elm Street, verbal warning issued. 0725 Burglar alarm at a business on Market Street. 0727 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0803 Patrol completed a traffic stop on Clarkson Ac...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 8:57 am
Farmers from St. Lawrence County visited with their lawmakers in Albany this week to advocate for their priorities this year that would create a positive economic climate for farms throughout the stat...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 8:47 am
 By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Board of Education Finance Committee chairman says the new budget will include cuts if the governor’s office doesn’t release state aid runs by the end of the month...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 7:27 am
Camille Dawson of Lisbon was named to the dean's list at Centenary College for the fall 2014 semester. Centenary College was founded in 1867 by the Newark Conference of the United Methodist Church.
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 7:23 am
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam’s Pointercounts, an all-male a cappella group, recently took first place at the International Competition of Collegiate A Cappella at the Experimental Music and Performing Arts...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 7:20 am
MORRISTOWN -- A Heuvelton man was jailed after violating an order of protection March 3, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Joshua T. Brown, 25, was charged with second-degree crimin...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 6:02 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- J.W. Leary Junior High’s principal is researching what it would take for the district to employ a dedicated fundraiser. Burton Peck gave the Board of Education a brief prese...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 6:02 am
There were 100 more non-farm jobs in St. Lawrence County this January than in January 2014, according to the state Department of Labor. According to DOL’s count, there were 39,800 non-farm jobs in the...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 6:02 am
MASSENA -- The St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation says people should stay off the ice downstream from Snell Lock starting March 9. They say they will release water from the lock starting that...
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Friday, March 6, 2015 - 5:41 am
Byron Evans, Harrisville, was named to the 2014 fall semester dean's list at Le Moyne College in Syracuse. To be named to the list a student must obtain a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Evans is a freshman bio...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 5:22 pm
North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) said she wants Congress to “maintain our strong alliance with Israel” following a speech by that country’s prime minster on Capitol Hill Tuesda...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 5:21 pm
People from Ogdensburg and Canton have been arrested for allegedly selling methamphetamine and are held without bail.Lewis Misty D. Lewis, 33, Ogdensburg, and Kenneth P. Fisher, 45, Canton, were arres...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 5:18 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- The Department of Transportation says the Parker Avenue bridge could be replaced starting in spring 2016. “The job is still in the scoping and design phase, so it’s got a wa...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 5:17 pm
LISBON -- The Lisbon Recreation Department will hold signups for spring baseball and softball for grades three to six. Sessions will be at the Lisbon Town Hall March 7 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. and March 1...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 2:30 pm
WINTHROP -- A Massena man was charged Wednesday with stealing a 1957 Mercedes Benz stemming from a complaint first reported to state police Sept. 10. Randall J. McCarthy, 50, was charged with fourth-d...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 2:29 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur man was jailed Wednesday after allegedly breaking into a victim's home, destroying property, stealing cash and later harassing her at Stewarts Shop, 242 East Main St. Police...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 12:57 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a man with second-degree harassment and endangering the welfare of a child on Thursday. Steven Huber, 48, of 218 Jefferson Ave. was arraigned by Acting Masse...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 12:56 pm
MASSENA -- April L. Regan, 33, of 39 South Main St., Norwood was ticketed for distorted windshield, no inspection and no registration at 3:50 p.m. Tuesday on Main Street, according to village police.
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 11:47 am
NORFOLK – Wagner’s Whistle Stop Thrift Shop, 11 Main St., is soliciting donations. Store officials say they need girls’ clothing sizes 2T, 3T, 6, 7 and 8, and boys’ clothing sizes 5 through 14. Clothi...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 11:45 am
SUNY Canton Pres. Zvi Szafran, Jefferson Community College Pres. Carole A. McCoy and Deputy CEO of the Jefferson County Economic Development Agency David J. Zembiec at the press conference. CANTON – T...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 11:42 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Figure Skating Club will perform "The Jungle Book" at the Golden Dome on Saturday, March 7, at 6 p.m. Admission is $5 and free for those under age three.  
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 10:17 am
STOCKHOLM -- A Massena man was charged with grand larceny of a vehicle on Wednesday stemming from a complaint first reported to state police Sept. 10. Randall J. McCarthy, 50, was charged with fourth-...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 10:16 am
WADDINGTON -- A Lisbon resident was charged with harassment Wednesday following a complaint first reported to state police Jan. 22. Robert H. Smith, 62, was charged with second-degree harassment at 8:...
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