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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 4:15 pm
OGDENSBURG – Sales tax receipts are down by about $2,838 compared to last year, but the city comptroller says he expects they will show an increase by the end of April. In a public update to city coun...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 4:14 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Under protest from a trustee, the village enacted a federally required regulation that they hire poor people for jobs generated with a federal grant. The federal law says fo...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 4:12 pm
While the first-half of 2016 was tough for many due to global economic conditions, a strong fourth quarter on the St. Lawrence Seaway has spurred optimism, according to the Chamber of Marine Commerce...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:51 am
OGDENSBURG -- City police say they charged Justin D. Cardinal, age and address not available, with disorderly conduct at 5:07 p.m. Friday following a domestic violence report. He was released with an...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:48 am
OGDENSBURG -- City police say they charged Travis England, age and address not available, with a bench warrant at 9:37 a.m. Thursday at the St. Lawrence County jail, Canton. He was arraigned in city c...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:45 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- St. Lawrence County sheriff deputies say they charged Todd A. Flanagan, 46, of Jenkins Road, Richville with aggravated driving while intoxicated, driving while intoxicated and failure t...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:41 am
POTSDAM -- Village police say they charged Tammy L. Phillips, 46, of Potsdam with aggravated unlicensed operation and running a stop sign at 4:41 p.m. Friday on LAwrence Avenue. Police said she failed...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:39 am
0047 Traffic Stop on Washington Street 0154 Contraband destruction at 38 Main Street 0737 Domestic violence complaint on Racquette Road 0941 Harassment on Grove Street 1140 Records check at 38 Main St...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:35 am
MASSENA -- State police say they charged Dylan M. Durant, 23, of Bombay with driving while intoxicated, aggravated DWI and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, all misdemeanors, at 2:27 a.m....
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:32 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- State troopers say they charged Dorian L. Vargas, 31, of Madrid with second-degree menacing and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon: intent to use at 8:15 p.m. Friday. Trooper...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:30 am
OSWEGATCHIE -- An Ogdensburg man is accused of raping a child. Kurtis C. Meuten, 30, is charged with first-degree rape, felony, and child endangerment, misdemeanor, according to state police. Troopers...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:47 am
A five-goal run by Union College late in the second half derailed a bid by the Clarkson University Women's Lacrosse team to pick up a key win in Liberty League play as the Dutchwomen defeated the Gree...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:43 am
The Saints held the lead at halftime, but William Smith extended their winning streak to 10 games defeating the St. Lawrence women's lacrosse team 11-4 in conference play Friday afternoon at North Cou...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:39 am
Elmira, NY – The SUNY Canton baseball team jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the opening inning but Stevens scored 10 unanswered runs to earn a 12-5 victory on Friday evening at Dunn Field in Elmira. The Du...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:15 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- As Massena Memorial Hospital is trying to recruit more doctors, the CEO says talk in Washington of reforming the H1-B visa program could make it difficult to bring physician...
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Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:14 am
CANTON – With planting season now under way, a lucky NorthCountryNow.com viewer will soon win a $100 gift certificate good for plants, seeds, gardening tools or soils at Coakley Ace Hardware. To enter...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 5:38 pm
OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg woman was charged over the weekend with drunk driving after crashing her car and hurting herself, according to state police. Jennifer R. Free, 41, was charged with driving...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 5:38 pm
DEKALB -- A Philadelphia resident was not injured or ticketed after crashing his car twice in a four-hour span on the same road. Daniel P. Kiechle, 59, reported two separate one-car crashes on U.S. Ro...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 5:37 pm
MORRISTOWN -- A domestic violence incident where a man threatened two women with a stun gun has landed a Morristown man in jail without bail, according to state police. Jude J. Holland, 60, is charged...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 4:35 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged William J. Ward, 43, of Bishop Avenue with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and obstructing governmental administration at 10:09 p.m. Wednesday on Park A...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 4:31 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they ticketed two motorists on Thursday: • Todd Ray Ramsdell, 22, of Buckton Road, Winthrop was charged with no inspection at 4:55 p.m. on Main Street. • Thomas M. McGreg...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 2:56 pm
Nearly nine out of 10 upstate New York adults, including those in St. Lawrence County, are aware of the term, “health care proxy,” according to a new survey commissioned by Excellus BlueCross BlueShie...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 2:52 pm
St. Lawrence County residents can apply for apprenticeships through the Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for The Finishing Trades Institute of New York at Albany, District Council #9, Local...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 2:51 pm
FOWLER -- State police say they charged Justin J. Powell, 31, of Lee Center with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, unlawful possession of marijuana and speeding at 4:06 p.m. Thursday on s...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 11:47 am
Canton Church and Community Program Director Connie Jenkins CANTON -- The Church and Community Program in Canton is one of nearly 20 food pantries in St. Lawrence County that receives annual support...
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