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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:51 am
CLIFTON -- The Office of the State Comptroller blasted the Town of Clifton in a municipal audit, which revealed that poor bookkeeping made it appear the town was not cash-strapped, when in fact the to...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:51 am
CANTON -- The SUNY Canton Student Veterans Association and a college alumnus have joined together to establish an endowed scholarship to benefit a SUNY Canton veteran student or a spouse or family mem...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:51 am
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- The annual Rag-A-Muffin parade will return this year featuring an array of heroes, ghosts, princesses and more on Saturday, Oct. 25 at 11 a.m. “Children will lineup at the M...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:50 am
CANTON -- The First Presbyterian Church on the Park, 17 Park St., will hold its annual fall bazaar Oct. 25 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Items for sale will include candy, Christmas items, crafts, baked goods...
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Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:50 am
ROSSIE -- A turkey dinner will be served at the Rossie Community Center on Oct. 25 from 1 p.m. until all served. Menu: turkey, dressing, masked potatoes, gravy, vegetables, dessert, rolls and beverage...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 8:29 pm
State police keep watch on SUNY Canton's campus following two threats via social media site Yik Yak. Photo by SUNY Canton student Alyssa Matthews. Activities have returned to normal on SUNY Canto...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:37 pm
The St. Lawrence County Conservative Party Executive Committee has released its endorsements for St. Lawrence County Board of Legislators candidates in the Nov. 4 election. “Our nominations are based...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:36 pm
PARISHVILLE -- The Democratic candidate for town supervisor is accusing the Republican candidate of supporting irresponsible provisions and distorting the facts of the 2015 tentative budget. Cassie Ha...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:33 pm
CANTON -- The memory of Shirley M. Wells, 89, who died in Canton earlier this year, will live on at United Helpers thanks to her generous estate donation which will support the United Helpers Endowmen...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:30 pm
State police keep watch on SUNY Canton's campus following two threats via social media site Yik Yak. Photo by SUNY Canton student Alyssa Matthews. Story updated at 5:29 p.m. CANTON -- SUNY Canton off...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:29 pm
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music will offer a Single Reed Summit concert, featuring two guest artists performing alongside the Crane Wind Ensemble, on Oct. 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helen...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:21 pm
WINTHROP -- State police say they arrested a Winthrop man for driving a vehicle with stolen license plates. Jon L. Larue, 23, is charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, failu...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 1:55 pm
Due to a state police error, it was incorrectly reported Tyler E. Provost, of Canton was charged with possessing marijuana on Sept. 27. In fact, Provost was not charged with pot possession this year....
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 1:32 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged a Massena man on a St. Lawrence County Court warrant on Wednesday. Tyler E. Provost, 18, of 59 Pine St. was charged at 1:27 p.m. at the Probation Department,...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 1:28 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged five motorists on Wednesday: Edward R. Ash Jr., 29, of 151 Andrews St., Massena was cited for no seatbelt and unlicensed operator at 4:11 p.m. on Parker Aven...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 12:31 pm
Revised 12:50 p.m. CANTON -- SUNY Canton students and staff have been asked to seek shelter and lock their doors while authorities look for signs that a second threat posted on Yik Yak is genuine. Whi...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:48 am
Participants gather for a boom exercise in waters along Akwesasne to simulate the diversion of a spill away from a marsh area and fish habitat. AKWESASNE -- The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Environmenta...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:47 am
It remains to be seen if the voters will endorse John Byrne in his race to unseat Theresa Democratic Assembly Member Addie Russell on Election Day, but the Cape Vincent Republican's campaign has persu...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:45 am
By CRAIG FREILICH CANTON -- Heightened security is in place at SUNY Canton this morning as authorities investigate a threat to kill people there that was posted through a social media app. University...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 10:24 am
Tuesday October 21, 2014 Richard L Schwartfigure DOB: 8/10/71 Massena, NY 11:55 AM for Criminal Contempt 2nd. Schwartfigure was arrainged in court and remanded to the county jail with no bail. Tyle...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 9:52 am
STOCKHOLM -- A Winthrop man was charged Wednesday following a larceny complaint first reported to state police Oct. 16. Jon L. Larue, 23, was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen pr...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 9:51 am
CANTON -- Canton-based state police said they responded to a property-damage accident on Finnegan Road Wednesday afternoon. Troopers said they responded to an accident near Ames Road around 3 p.m. and...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 9:40 am
CANTON – SUNY Canton is abuzz this morning with rumors of a shooting threat to the college being spread on a social media site. But the college’s president, Zvi Szafran, says there is no credible evid...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 9:00 am
MASSENA -- State police are searching for answers in the death of Lacey Yekel after confirming that a body found in Massena Aug. 29 was hers. Lacey L. Yekel, 25, lived in the Massena area and was last...
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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 8:51 am
    POTSDAM -- Clarkson University physician assistant students collected hundreds of food items last weekend during a drive to benefit the food pantry and soup kitchen at Helping Hands of...
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