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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 4:47 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH The heavy rain and temperatures well above normal have prompted the National Weather Service to issue flood watches for St. Lawrence County and the North Country. “We’re keeping an e...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:49 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged the following people with traffic counts: • A 17-year-old from Massena was charged with inadequate muffler at 4:24 p.m. Monday on state Route 37. •...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:36 pm
HEUVELTON — Heuvelton Central School students and staff contributed cards, drawings, poems, and letters to send to students and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School following the school shoot...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:34 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- Mayor Ronald McDougall has been appointed to serve on the Energy and Environment Policy Committee of the New York State Conference of Mayors (NYCOM). As a member of that committee, McDou...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:31 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- There are still free smoke detectors available through a program offered by the Massena Volunteer Fire Department and International Association of Firefighters Local 2220. T...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:30 pm
LOUISVILLE -- The Louisville Fire Department hosts what has become an annual ice fishing derby, where 1,000 anglers are expected Saturday, Feb. 24. The Lake St. Lawrence Winter Chill will not return t...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:27 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Jean M. Cox, 33, of Riverview Street and Richard T. Hartline, 31, of Cornell Avenue with two counts each of child endangerment. They were charged at 9:07 p.m...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:25 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Edward A. Briel, 22, of Belmont Street, Massena with second-degree menacing and fourth-degree criminal mischief at 11:55 p.m. Thursday at his residence.
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:06 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently picked up people on bench warrants. Scott W. Clark, 29, of Bishop Avenue, Massena at 3:06 p.m. Monday on Bishop Avenue. Amy L. Rogers, 37, street address no...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 1:37 pm
CANTON – A snowy morning made the footing soft and slushy at the third of this winter’s Frozen Foote running races. Six newcomers were among the 143 people who completed the four-mile course Jeff Jone...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 12:04 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- Two Gouverneur women were charged with unlawfully dealing with a child Monday stemming from a complaint first made to state police Jan. 11. Nancy A. Hay, 49, was charged Feb. 12 with fiv...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 12:03 pm
Freshmen attending SUNY Canton and SUNY Potsdam will soon have access to what SUNY officials are calling "enhanced academic success programs." State University of New York is one of four recipients na...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 11:59 am
Above is the schedule for Ogdensburg’s new intra-city shuttle. The service will begin operating Monday. By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg residents will have a new option to get around the cit...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 10:59 am
Canton Police Department blotter, Feb. 12-18 On 2/12/18 at 10:08am Tyler J. Fobare age 20 of Waddington NY was issued a UTT for Failed to stop at stop sign on Miner St. The ticket is returnable in Can...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 9:10 am
BRIER HILL – The Brier Hill Fire Department has a new generator purchased with the help of state funds. Sen. Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, recently visited the department to see the new generator the s...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 9:07 am
Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, has sent a letter she signed along with other New York representatives urging Governor Andrew Cuomo to nominate upstate communities as Opportunity Zones. The...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 7:54 am
POTSDAM -- The A.A. Kingston Middle School in Potsdam has announced those students achieving Principal’s Scholars status for Block 2. Students are eligible for Principal’s Scholars honors if they have...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 7:53 am
Students on the St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES Academy Honor Roll for the second quarter are: • Elizabeth J. Hebert • Kaitlyn M. Labrecque • Emily E. Lamica • Cheyenne L. Lilley • Naomi A. Moon • Nicholas R...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 7:08 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they made an unnecessary noise citation on Bay Street Monday morning. Emanda N. Hunt, 20, Brooklyn, was cited for the above charge at 1:09 a.m., police said. Hunt is to...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 7:06 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged Madrid and Norfolk residents with driving infractions on Tuesday. • Brendan S. O'Neil, 21, Madrid, was cited for inadequate stop lights on Market Street at...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 7:03 am
0101 Traffic Stop on Maple Street 0109 Noise on Bay Street 0303 Noise on Bay Street 0613 Alarm activation on Market Street 0939 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1007 Traffic stop on Pine Street 105...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:19 am
A flood watch in effect in St. Lawrence County through 7 p.m. Wednesday as potentially record warm temperatures and rain will lead to rapid snowmelt and river ice breakup, according to the National We...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:19 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Monday, Feb. 19, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Potsdam man jailed after selling drugs to informant, police say • Man...
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:19 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Volunteer Emergency Unit, 341 E. Orvis St., has canceled its Radio Thon originally scheduled for May 28 this year after the parade. The organization cited a large decline in the...
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Monday, February 19, 2018 - 5:31 pm
CANTON -- Tonya Boone and Tedra Cobb, Democrat hopefuls for the 21st Congressional District seat in the fall election, will have their nominating petitions circulated to town party chairpersons. Boone...
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