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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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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:43 pm
Sophomore defenseman Kirsten Padalis recorded her first career three-point game and first-year goaltender Brooke Wolejko made 15 saves and earned an assist en route to her first collegiate victory as...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:39 pm
The St. Lawrence University men's soccer team, ranked No. 13 in the national polls, trailed Vassar College 1-0 late in regulation on Saturday in Canton, NY. However, Rob Brandell's header in the 81st...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:37 pm
The Vassar women's soccer team capitalized on a free kick opportunity in the 84th minute to edge St. Lawrence 1-0 on Saturday afternoon in Poughkeepsie. After splitting the Liberty League weekend, th...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:35 pm
FREDONIA, N.Y.—The SUNY Potsdam men's soccer team (8-7-1, 3-4-0 SUNYAC) scored three second half goals and one in overtime to rally past Fredonia State (8-4-3, 2-3-2) for a critical 4-3 SUNYAC victory...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:32 pm
POTSDAM, N.Y.—Freshman forward Jaci Morr (Monroe, Mich./Monroe) scored just 1:25 into the contest and senior captain Kristin Webster (Schenectady, N.Y./Schalmont) added a penalty kick goal in the 81st...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:29 pm
Canton, NY – Kaleigh Foran (Fort Ann, NY) scored the sixth and seventh goals of her freshman year to give SUNY Canton a 2-0 lead early but eight unanswered goals from Albany College of Pharmacy gave t...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:26 pm
GENEVA, N.Y. - The SUNY Potsdam men's and women's cross country teams traveled south this past weekend to compete in the Cross Country Only Championship at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. The men's...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:24 pm
Senior Adam Merkwan (Meredith, NH) and sophomore Victoria Hathaway (Stillwater, NY) each came away with salutatorian honors for the Clarkson University Cross Country team as the duo's second-place sho...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:21 pm
Geneva, NY – Shawn Deibel (Albion, NY) and Antonio Kadlyak (Johnson City, NY) both finished in the top 70 racers individually as the men's cross country team competed at the Cross Country Only Champio...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:19 pm
Geneva, NY – Keara Byrne (Queensbury, NY) and Samantha Smith (Mooers Forks, NY) both placed in the top 50 individually as the women's cross country team finished in ninth place on Saturday at the Cros...
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Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:14 pm
Potsdam, NY - Senior Day was celebrated by the Clarkson University Volleyball team in its usual fashion on Saturday: with the Golden Knights coming away with a pair of victories. Fourth-year student-a...
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