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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 7:35 am
POTSDAM -- A. A. Kingston Middle School recently held an award ceremony to honor principal scholars. Sixty-two students were recognized as principal scholars, with a grade point average of 95 or high...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 7:33 am
Massena and Canton students were recently inducted into Gamma Sigma Alpha, the national academic Greek honor society at St. Lawrence University. Brooke A. McGraw of Massena is a member of the class of...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 7:32 am
Pictured with their plaques in front are Jackson Canedy and Lauryn Bigwarfe. In the second row are Cady Dale-Brewer, Pandora Gagliano, David Pinegar, and Trevor Bates. In the third row are Hadeel Obe...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:29 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a man with speeding on Maple Street Tuesday night. Nicholas S. Fowler, 21, Brooklyn, was issued a ticket after police said they observed him driving 54 mph...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:28 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a man for unnecessary noise on Market Street Tuesday night. Jarrod W. Mattingly, 23, Philadelphia, Penn., was cited after police responded to a noise compla...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:24 am
0645 Patrol completed an equipment inspection. 0726 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0807 Completed a record check for a police applicant. 1046 Completed record checks for three NYS pistol permit...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:06 am
After a weak disturbance brings scattered showers to the St. Lawrence Valley today, the trend will be toward drier and warmer conditions through the end of the week, according to the National Weather...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:06 am
POTSDAM -- The Orchestra of Northern New York has met a challenge posed by the Northern New York Community Foundation to win an extra $5,000 grant. To meet the challenge and win the award, the Potsdam...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:06 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, May 3, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Norwood man jailed on bench warrant following report of a disorderly p...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 7:03 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Officials say activity at lots that drew public concern over their conversion to village property is stockpiling crushed stone for summer paving, not development. “We’re sto...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 5:40 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University has appointed former Clarkson University head men's hockey coach Mark Morris to lead the St. Lawrence University Skating Saints. At a formal announcement this afterno...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 5:40 pm
From left, Gene Cota, Tim Zellweger and Matthew Planty picket in front of the Verizon garage on May Road in Potsdam Tuesday, while other members of Local 1128 picket in the background. By CRAIG FREIL...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 5:35 pm
HOPKINTON -- The Hopkinton Food Pantry will not accept clothes donations from May 1 through June 6. There will be a garage sale June 4 and 5 as part of the town-wide garage sale event. To donate to th...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 2:57 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON – St. Lawrence County Legislators want state to pay for a mandated district attorney pay raise. In a resolution passed Monday, the legislature called on the state to “fully reim...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 2:55 pm
  Pictured are Alyssa Constance, Kayla Constance, Ashlynn Hogle, Lauren Ordway, Lillianna Shippee, Alyssa Farr, Afton Riley and Cathy Spaulding, one of the Friends 4 Pound Paws Foster moms, who has...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 1:36 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University is expected to announce the appointment of the next coach for its Division I Saints men’s hockey team today. Speculation has focused on former Clarkson University Coa...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 12:05 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged two people on Saturday evening for allegedly stealing from Walmart. Waylon T. Square, 19, of County Rte. 1, Fort Covington and Tiara Starr Cook, 20, of River...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 11:47 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam Boy Scout Troop 95 are offering to setup and remove flags for service for four holidays where American flags are traditionally flown, starting with Memorial Day. The service is mean...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 11:47 am
Congresswoman Elise Stefanik R-Willsboro, says legislation she cosponsored that will modernize the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA) to protect Americans’ privacy and provide law enforcemen...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 11:44 am
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- St. Lawrence County will use a $1.6 million windfall of tobacco settlement funding to pad its unhealthy fund balance. On Monday legislators agreed to move $1.6 million to the...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 10:28 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged four people with various drug offenses: • Brandon E. Sullivan, 32, of state Route 310, Canton was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 10:23 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they picked up a Canton man at 4:26 p.m. Monday on state Route 37 on a sheriff's department warrant for petit larceny. Brandon E. Sullivan, 32, of State Rte. 310 was turn...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 10:19 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged seven drivers: • Dustin L. Champion, 17, of Brady Road, Madrid was chartged with unsafe lane change and unsafe turn at 8:23 p.m. Monday on South Mai...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 9:52 am
OSWEGATCHIE — Ogdensburg-based state police said they charged a woman with drug possession Monday night on Lovejoy Road. Olivia P. Bender, 21, Clayton, was charged at 6:42 p.m. with seventh-degree cri...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 9:52 am
MADRID — A Lisbon resident was charged with felony criminal mischief Monday evening, according to state police. Torrey L. Merrick, 22, was charged with third-degree criminal mischief and trespassing a...
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