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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 2:49 pm
By ANDY GARDNER OGDENSBURG -- A local man is spreading generosity by paying for strangers’ meals at local restaurants but recently was reported to police while performing an act of kindness. On Sept....
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 2:47 pm
NORWOOD -- Save the Fountain has one more week to raise money through their AdirondackGives.org campaign for restoration costs to the Norwood School fountain. So far $3,525 has been raised toward the...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 2:45 pm
CANTON — A raffle for a chainsaw carved owl by Terry McKendree will benefit charities of Canton VFW Men’s Auxiliary Post 1231. First prize is the owl carving and $50 cash prizes for second and third p...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 2:42 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Saturday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Ogtoberfest at Lockwood arena in Ogdensburg to feature beer garden,...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 11:41 am
Sharon Dafoe said she saw ‘tons of turkeys’ out one recent day in Richville, not far from the two sites in St. Lawrence County recommended for turkey hunting. The state Department of Environmental Co...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 11:39 am
POTSDAM – The Potsdam Figure Skating Club will be interviewing candidates for an open position to coach the Learn to Skate Program. Candidates should be available to coach Monday and Friday evenings a...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 11:29 am
Updated 2:33 p.m. Sept. 30 DEKALB -- A man and his child passenger were each taken to Canton-Potsdam Hospital following a tractor accident on Thursday night. Ronnie Trombley, 28, of Canton was driving...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 8:56 am
OGDENSBURG -- Close to 500 people packed the Richard G. Lockwood Civic Center Thursday to take part in State Sen. Patty Ritchie’s, R-Heuvelton, St. Lawrence County Senior Health and Wellness Fair. Sen...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 8:56 am
POTSDAM -- The SUNY Canton Health and Wellness programs are the topic of the first new conversation of North Country Matters for the fall semester. Guests Farren Lobdell, the Health Educator/Wellness...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 8:55 am
POTSDAM — The Potsdam Junior Hockey Association will host registration from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 3 at A.A. Kingston Middle School in room 420. Visit potsdamhockey.org for team and pricing info. If unab...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 8:17 am
POTSDAM -- Katharine Matthis was recently appointed clinical assistant professor of physician assistant studies at Clarkson University. Matthis received dual bachelor of arts in degrees in biology and...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 8:16 am
Pictured, from left in front, are Doris Given Rushlo, Shirley MacMartin Gordon, Carole Hughto Goolden, Beverly Easton Sherry, Suzan Meagan Hughes, and Maureen Miner Lightfoot. In back are Babara Elli...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 8:14 am
Chief Petty Officer Tyler Murray poses on the occasion of his promotion with his father, Douglas Murray. Both men are natives of Potsdam. They stand in front of SSN-571, the USS Nautilus, the first n...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 7:43 am
POTSDAM — A Massena man was jailed Thursday for violating an order of protection at 15 Bicknell St., according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Scott J. Ashley, 47, was charged with second-d...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 7:43 am
CANTON — A Waddington man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation following a traffic stop on State Highway 310 Thursday night, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Stephen G....
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 6:09 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged five motorists with driving infractions Thursday. Those charged included: • Marc A. Leveroni, 20, Ballston Spa, was cited for no seat belt at 5:20 p.m. on M...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 6:05 am
0034 Traffic Stop on Outer Maple Street – Verbal warning issued. 0057 Traffic Stop on Maple Street – Verbal warning issued. 0135 Patrol responded to an alarm activation on Debra Drive. 0215 Traffic St...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 5:53 am
OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg teacher was among 61 statewide recipients of the Empire State Excellence in Teaching Award. Dianne Drayse-Alonso will receive $5,000 for professional development activities...
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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 5:53 am
Pictured are club members Zacchary Butler and Louden Porter, SeaComm Assistant Branch Manager Barb Bessette, SeaComm Branch Manager Jessica Zuhlsdorf, Canton Gridiron Football Club President Melissa...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5:29 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University researchers will enjoy access to a new confocal microscope for high resolution micrographs - including in vivoimaging - thanks to a National Science Foundation (NSF) gra...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5:28 pm
POTSDAM -- Recently acquitted Nick Hillary tells NBC News’ Dennis Murphy, “I’m one hundred percent innocent” in an in-depth interview about the murder of Garrett Phillips, the son of Hillary’s ex-girl...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5:27 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, Sept. 29, determined by page views and our editorial staff: • Sheriff's office investigating 'creepy clown' online threats to Edwards-Knox...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5:26 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- One of Potsdam’s newer hydroelectric generators taken offline a month ago due to a loud whine has been realigned and appears to be operating normally. “Unit #2 of the West...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5:25 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The St. Lawrence Valley Sportsman Club, River Valley Gun Dog Club and Black Lake Fish & Game Club are hosting a woman’s pheasant hunt at the club, 25 Sportsman Club Road on Sunday, O...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 3:14 pm
NORFOLK – Rodney D. Wood, 21, of Morris Street, Norfolk, has been charged with third-degree menacing as the result of investigation by St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s deputies of a domestic dispute Wedn...
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