Here are stories posted by NCNow starting with the most recent. To search for a particular story, use the 'Search NorthCountryNow.com' search box to the right.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:14 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Kathy L. Wickham, 53, of Maple Street with a bench warrant at 2:07 p.m. Monday on Maple Street.  Police said she failed to appear in court to answer a r...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:12 am
MASSENA -- Village police charged two people with traffic-related offenses on Monday: • Heather Amaral, 45, of Bayley Road, Massena was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and un...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:51 am
POTSDAM — Two Ogdensburg residents were charged following an investigation of larceny from a building that was first reported to state police Jan. 1. Melinda J. Geddes, 29, was charged with trespassin...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:51 am
POTSDAM — An Ogdensburg man was charged Feb. 8 following a shoplifting investigation first reported to state police Feb. 4. Taylor J. Chambers, 26, was charged with petit larceny and second-degree agg...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:50 am
STOCKHOLM — A Massena man was charged with drug possession and aggravated unlicensed operation following a traffic stop on State Route 11C Monday afternoon, according to state police. Benjamin C. Petr...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:49 am
RICHVILLE — A Richville man was involved in a property-damage accident in a School Street parking lot on Feb. 8, according to state police. The driver was Dean R. Simmons, 63. The accident took place...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:11 am
The following story originally appeared as a “Progress 2016” story in North Country This Week. OGDENSBURG -- St. Lawrence NYSARC (www.slnysarc.org), a private, non-profit organization committed to max...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:08 am
With heroin and prescription painkiller abuse on the rise North Country Sen. Patricia Ritchie says it’s time for the government to fight back with expanded treatment options. “Open the paper or turn o...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:08 am
NORWOOD – The St. Lawrence County Council of Senior Citizens are now holding their monthly meetings at Norwood American Legion Post 68 on the second Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. This month’s speak...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:02 am
Spirit Whispers on the Grasse” will be presented by the Grasse River Players (GRP) at Sykes Hall at St. Lawrence University on Friday, Feb. 12 and Saturday, Feb. 13. A performance will be offered on...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 8:38 am
Clarkson University Assistant Professor S.N. Nyeck was recently awarded a two-year research grant by the Nagel Institute for the Study of World Christianity at Calvin College for a project titled "Rel...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 7:42 am
Skamperle is pictured with Kathy Verville, OFA guidance counselor; Cindy Tuttle, OFA principal; Kim Demers, president of the Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce; Daniel Skamperle, his father; Judy...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 7:11 am
CLARE -- A Star Lake resident was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation following a property-damage accident on County Route 27, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Laura M. Fl...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:09 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they picked up a man on a bench warrant for failure to pay a fine following a traffic stop on Madrid Avenue Monday night. Tim F. Church, 59, Bryan, OH, was cited at 10:1...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:06 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a woman for driving with inadequate headlights on Sandstone Drive Monday evening. Jennifer M. Riffle, 21, Oswego, was cited at 10:26 p.m. for the above char...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:02 am
1113 Parking complaint - East Drive 1119 Potsdam Rescue and Police dispatched to Midtown Apartments - chest pain 1154 Dispatcher issued a handicapped parking permit 1209 Patrols dispatched to locate a...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:54 am
Most New Yorkers believe corruption is a big problem in state government, according to a new poll. Eighty-nine percent of those polled say think it’s a serious problem, and 53 percent say they think i...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:54 am
CANTON -- The Canton Free Library, 8 Park St., is launching library of tools, including gardening and hand tools, a small selection of power tools and some kitchen items. Items can be borrowed by any...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:54 am
POTSDAM -- Canton-Potsdam Hospital accepted a donation of over 100 get-well cards, presented by representatives of five second-grade classes. The project is part The Great Kindness Challenge at Potsd...
More >>
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:43 am
The following St. Lawrence County students were recently named to the University at Albany dean's list of distinguished students for fall 2015: • Katherine Sweeney, Canton • Emily Matott, Gouverneur •...
More >>
Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:24 pm
Here are the top five NorthCountryNow stories for Monday, Feb. 8, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Colton firefighter with 50 years of service named citizen of the year •...
More >>
Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:24 pm
NORWOOD -- Registration for universal prekindergarten (UPK) and kindergarten will be held in the elementary office from Feb. 22-26 from 8 to 2:30 each day. There will be an evening registration Wednes...
More >>
Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:24 pm
St. Lawrence County sales tax collections for 2015 were down by 2.7 percent from 2014 collections, according to the office New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli. In 2014, the county saw receip...
More >>
Monday, February 8, 2016 - 2:39 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- The Gouverneur Police Department is dealing with what appears to be movie prop money in the form of $100 bills marked “FOR CINEMATIC USE ONLY” and “FOR MOTION PICTURE USE ONLY.” Gouverne...
More >>
Monday, February 8, 2016 - 2:32 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Area Zonta Club seek applications from female students attending Hammond, Morristown, Ogdensburg, Lisbon or Heuvelton schools for two district awards, the Young Women in P...
More >>