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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:50 am
MASSENA -- New York Power Authority crews will begin to remove the docks and buoys along the St. Lawrence River in the vicinity of its St. Lawrence-FDR Power Project beginning the week of Oct. 23. Doc...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:50 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA — A local landlord on Tuesday told the village board that he thinks their proposed rental registry is going too far and is “a personal affront.” The board is in the process of...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:50 am
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam has been approved to offer SUNY's first baccalaureate program in the rapidly growing field of geographic information science. Beginning this fall, SUNY Potsdam will offer a bac...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 7:13 am
POTSDAM — A Canton man was arrested after allegedly leaving a child unattended in a vehicle for a significant amount of time, according to Potsdam police. Police received a report from a business on M...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:41 am
NORWOOD -- Norwood-Norfolk Elementary School has recognized students of the month for September in the second, third and fourth grade classes. They are, from left, in front, M. Dufresne, X. Niedermai...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:39 am
0003 Traffic Stop on Outer Maple Street 0020 Traffic Stop on Leroy Street 0559 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0654 Animal Complaint on Larnard Street 0949 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0958...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:02 am
North Country Showcase is moving to the former Express store at St. Lawrence Centre. MASSENA -- The North Country Showcase, which opened in July selling local products, is more than tripling its spac...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:02 am
CANTON -- The Canton Fire Department has three new members. Jordan Favro, Valerie Clark and Bobbi Snyder were approved as department members by the village board at their meeting Monday, Oct. 16.  
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 8:00 pm
MASSENA -- The village board will hold public hearings for three proposed code changes governing the use of fireworks, outdoor gas-fueled fire pits and a the housing code. The hearings will be Nov. 21...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 5:35 pm
POTSDAM -- In its non-partisan series, Conversations with Candidates, North Country Matters, usually focus on contested races of local interest. The two races that meet that criteria this election sea...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 5:33 pm
North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is endorsing Gary Pasqua for St. Lawrence County district attorney. Pasqua is running as a Republican against Democrat James Monroe. “The people of St. Lawre...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 5:32 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Hoping to reduce the number of accidents at intersection of Greene and Paterson streets, the Department of Public Works will implement parking limits and add new signage....
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 5:30 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- A longtime Haggerty Road resident is concerned that the rising number of children playing in that quiet section of the village and the seemingly increasing speed of some d...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 4:13 pm
On Oct. 6, police charged Brian A. Stowell, 31, of Brasher Falls with felony counts of driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated and first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation,...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 2:36 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Area Zonta Club held its sixth Witches Night Out fundraiser recently at the Freight House Restaurant. All proceeds from this event will benefit Ogdensburg Area Zonta Club...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 2:35 pm
More than 1.2 million metric tons of iron ore passed through the St. Lawrence Seaway in September, providing a boost to overall shipping tonnage for the Seaway system, according to the Chamber of Mari...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 2:34 pm
By MATT LINDSEY HOPKINTON -- Voters in Hopkinton were left to wonder where some of their representatives stand on the proposed wind farm following a spirited town council meeting last night. Hopkinton...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 12:35 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged five drivers on Monday: • Alexandria B. Fouquet, 27, of Maple Street was charged with uninspected motor vehicle at 12:13 p.m. Monday on North Main Street. •...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 11:53 am
State Sen. Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, says she has secured a $200,000 grant to help the Canton Central School District with its recently voter approved project to build a restroom and concession buil...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 11:52 am
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON – With the asbestos study complete at the former M.R. Bell service station property at 30 Riverside Dr., the village has circulated requests for proposals for remediation, abat...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 11:48 am
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG – The city is urging woodland owners to take precautions as the emerald ash borer has arrived in St. Lawrence County. In a public update the council helped promote an upcomi...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 11:43 am
CANTON -- A Gouverneur man is facing several counts after allegedly side-swiping a police car who attempted to pull him over for driving on a sidewalk. Justin M. McIntyre, 24, is charged at 12:38 a.m....
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 9:31 am
  Canton Police Department blotter,, Oct. 10-14 • On 10/10/17 at 9:15pm Samuel D Lawrence age 18 of Halfmoon NY was issued a UTT for mv violation : unauthorized use of a license on Gouverneur St. The...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 9:11 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – The Village of Potsdam Board of Trustees voted to join many municipalities in the state as a Climate Smart Community who have agreed to strive to become more environmentall...
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 9:11 am
CANTON -- Democratic congressional candidate Tedra Cobb has raised nearly $129,000 in the last three months in her campaign for Congress. Cobb has released her campaign fundraising figures for the Jul...
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