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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 8:12 am
A proposed conservation plan to manage the growing population of the bald eagle in St. Lawrence County and around the state is now available for public review and comment. The Conservation Plan for Ba...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 8:11 am
By PAUL HETZLER Where agriculture is concerned, dairy is king (or is dairy queen?) in northern New York state. But with the kind of winter we’ve had so far, I wonder if we shouldn’t start producing ot...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:45 am
A tie was as good as a win for the Clarkson University Hockey team on Friday night as the Golden Knights battled back to gain a 3-3 draw at Rensselaer and in the process clinched a home-ice berth in t...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:22 am
Union College spent the better part of the third period on the power play in Friday's ECAC Hockey game against St. Lawrence and made it pay off with a trio of power play goals to upset the 19th ranked...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:20 am
St. Lawrence University senior Shawn Lillie is second in the heptathlon after the first day of competition and the Saint men's indoor track and field team is fourth in the field after early events in...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:18 am
In the first game of the best-of-three ECAC Hockey quarterfinals, the fifth-ranked Clarkson University Women's Hockey team took a 1-0 series lead after defeating Dartmouth 6-0 in Cheel Arena on Friday...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:15 am
A pair of third period goals helped Cornell to a 3-1 win over the No. 10 St. Lawrence women's hockey team in the first game of the best-of-three ECAC quarterfinal series at Lynah Rink in Ithaca. With...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:08 am
Sophomore divers James Wilczewski and Alex Blake finished 12th and 14th respectively in the three meter event at the NCAA Regional Diving Event host by Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusett...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:06 am
St. Lawrence University senior Austin Meng recorded his third career top-10 finish on Friday, leading the Saints men's Nordic team to fourth place in the 10k Freestyle at the 2015 NCAA Regional Champi...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:02 am
The St. Lawrence University alpine ski teams competed in the giant slalom on Friday, as the Saints host the 2015 NCAA Regional Championships at Whiteface Mountain in Lake Placid, NY. Hayes Graham and...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 3:01 am
Reaching the USCSA Nationals for the seventh straight year together, the Clarkson University Men's and Women's Alpine Ski teams were well-represented on the USCSA All-Eastern Regional squads released...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 2:58 am
Seven Saints opened play in the 2015 College Squash Association Individual National Championships at Princeton on Friday, three in the Pool Trophy competition for players ranked one through 32 and fou...
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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 2:56 am
St. Lawrence University sophomore Emily Terry won her opening round match in the Holleran Division while classmate Jill Baker was knocked out of the tournament by injury in the Ramsay Division as comp...
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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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