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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 5:39 pm
RENSSELAER FALLS -- St. Lawrence County Planners will discuss recommendations to the Rensselaer Falls proposed zoning regulations March 2. The Village of Rensselaer Falls zoning regulations and map wi...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 5:39 pm
With Department of Homeland security funding due to run out at the end of today, the North Country representative in Congress says she supports the Senate version of the bill to fund the department. “...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 5:38 pm
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital has lost a contract with the Syracuse Veterans Administration Medical Center to run the community-based VA outpatient clinic. The $9.8 million five-year contract i...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 5:36 pm
BRASHER FALLS -- Brasher Falls Central School students are set to perform their spring musical “The Wizard of Oz.” Showtimes are 7 p.m. March 13 and 2 and 7:30 p.m. March 14. For young audience member...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 2:37 pm
MASSENA -- Town Supervisor Joseph Gray appointed new members to the Massena Memorial Hospital and Massena Rescue Squad boards, and extended an MMH board member’s term by a year. John Horan will serve...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 2:33 pm
OGDENSBURG -- A cruise ship will make 10 stops in Ogdensburg between May and October. The MS St. Laurent will dock from 1 to 4 p.m. on May 17 and 26, June 22, July 1 and 18, Sept. 11, 20, and 29 and O...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 12:40 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged six motorists: • Brandon N. Patrick, 35, of 1248 State Hwy. 131, Massena was ticketed for speeding at 8:22 a.m. Friday on Maple Street. • Donna L. D...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 12:11 pm
Updated 2:36 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27 MASSENA -- One lane of State Rt. 131 in Massena has been opened as efforts to clear an overturned fuel truck continue. The driver of the Econo-Fuels truck, 38-year-ol...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 11:33 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Frederic Remington Art Museum recently hosted a wine and art event at their Kid's Place Studio. The event drew many local artists who gathered to show their work. Back, from left, K...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 11:32 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University plans to hire an additional 10 tenure-track faculty positions in several disciplines with part of its 3.6 percent increase in annual fees. SLU’s board of trustees has...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 10:18 am
HERMON -- A Hermon resident was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation on County Route 17 Thursday, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Grant C. Fifield, 34, was charged with th...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 9:03 am
MASSENA -- Two men were jailed after stealing guns and money and threatening two adults and a 10-month old child with guns about a week before Christmas, according to state police. Troopers said that...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 9:00 am
  POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Humane Society (PHS) is looking for a permanent home for Hugo who is their longest resident at the shelter. Hugo has been at the shelter for the past two and a half year...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 8:23 am
St. Lawrence University's women's indoor track and field team is ranked fifth in the most recent USTFCCCA NCAA Division III computer rankings, the highest pre-nationals ranking in program history. The...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 8:22 am
The No. 10 St. Lawrence women's hockey team travels to Ithaca, N.Y. to take on the Cornell Big Red in a best-of-three quarterfinal series to open the 2014-15 ECAC Hockey playoffs. The Saints and Big R...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:58 am
UTICA -- Edwards, Newton Falls, and Ogdensburg residents recently graduated from Mohawk Valley Community College Mohawk Valley Community College held its December Commencement Ceremony 19, 2014. MVCC...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:57 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Political Science S.N. Nyeck recently went to Denmark to speak about colonial government outsourcing practices in Africa. She attended the confere...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:56 am
Several St. Lawrence County residents were named to the dean’s list at Le Moyne College for the 2014 fall semester: • Abigail Adams of Ogdensburg, a junior communications major. • Julia Bailey of Cant...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:52 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a motorist for moving from a lane unsafely Thursday afternoon on Market Street, according to Potsdam police. Terry C. Martin, 57, Moira, was issued an appea...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:47 am
0335 Patrols responded to an alarm activation at a business on 0350 Traffic Stop completed on Market St. – Verbal warning issued. 0517 Potsdam Fire and Patrols responded to a report of smoke in a buil...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:01 am
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) says St. Lawrence County employers and workers removing snow from roofs should be aware of associated hazards and safeguards. OSHA says fa...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:01 am
Staff from Clarkson University and Canton-Potsdam Hospital raised more than $1,000 with a charity hockey game to help fund educational initiatives at Potsdam Central School. POTSDAM -- Clarkson Univ...
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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 6:01 am
CLARE -- Nature up North will host a snowshoe hike to Lampson Falls on Saturday, Feb. 28., from 10 a.m. to noon. Participants can meet at Lampson Falls Trail on County Route 27. Look for DEC sign. The...
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Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 5:34 pm
POTSDAM -- Free Love, a local sexual violence awareness group, is seeking submissions for a spring art exhibit. The show, “Aloud,” will be exhibited at the Creative Spirit gallery in late April. Piece...
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Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 5:33 pm
Although St. Lawrence County is forecast to get a reprieve from subzero temperatures but more snow by the end of the week, according to the National Weather Service. Thursday night is predicted to bri...
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