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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 1:15 pm
CANTON – A Utica man held at the county jail has been charged by sheriff’s deputies with second-degree assault, a felony, after he broke a correction officer’s nose. Janera D. Carter, 18, was confined...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 11:53 am
State Senator Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, says legislation -- including two bills she cosponsors -- to help crack down on drug abuse and create safer communities has passed the Senate. Measures approv...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 11:52 am
CANTON – More than 130 competitors completed the final 2016-17 Frozen Foote Series race last month at St. Lawrence University The race saw 133 people finish with four newcomers. Runners battled cold w...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 11:46 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM -- A former Town of Potsdam assessor is claiming damages of $1 million in a suit alleging the town discriminated against him because of his sex in matters of salary, benefits...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 9:05 am
Clouds and moisture from a low pressure area along the mid-Atlantic coast will move north into St. Lawrence County today, with rain showers developing across the region this afternoon and tonight, acc...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 9:05 am
Clarkson University's Toothpick Bridge Competition was won by fifth graders from Gouverneur Central School. Austin Lacey, left, took first place, and the team of Adam Deam and Gavin Sawyer took secon...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 7:04 am
From left, front, Sandy Demarest, Patty Ashlaw; back, James Wallace, Michael Greenwald, Sid Sondergard, President William Fox. CANTON -- St. Lawrence University recognized retirements at a ceremony W...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 6:19 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam and Winthrop residents were charged with driving infractions on Monday, according to Potsdam police. • Kyle F. Johnson, 27, Potsdam, was cited for non-transparent side windows on Pi...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 6:17 am
0033 Traffic stop on Maple Street 0101 Disorderly subject at CPH 0144 Alarm activation on Leroy Street 0809 Assist Citizen on Main Street 0812 Contraband at 38 Main Street 0844 Potsdam Fire dispatched...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 5:56 am
Assemblywoman Jenne presented certificates of merit to the players and their coaches. Pictured are, front row from left Joey Roiger, Nate Pennyman, Declan Porter, Andy Downs and Chauncey Douglas. Sec...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 5:56 am
In front is Community Bank N.A. Madrid Branch Manager Michelle Hollister; behind her, from left, are Madrid Fire Department Second Assistant Chief Jacob Roome, First Assistant Chief Wyatt Boswell, Ch...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 7:31 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital finished March with a loss from operations of more than $100,000. The statistical and financial summary made public at Monday’s MMH Board of Manage...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 6:04 pm
CANTON -- SUNY Canton has opened its Center for Diversities and Inclusion. The center, opened April 20, will serve as a home for an array of services and programs, such as diversity events, sensitivit...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 6:03 pm
Above are Calli Thomas, Mara Vaccaro, Sarah Buck, Madison Gregg, Steven Avery, Blake Scovil, Kellie Hitchman from Hospice, Abigail McNamara, Liam Whalen, Katelyn Cary, Summer Scovil, Brandi Boyce, Sa...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 6:01 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Monday, April 24, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Man charged with DWI following traffic stop for driving more than tw...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 2:42 pm
CANTON – The Mountain Mart at 103 East Main St. has sold a Take 5 ticket worth $18,813.50 in the April 23 drawing. The New York Lottery has not yet identified the winner. Winning Take 5 tickets at all...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 2:41 pm
CANTON — The Canton Central School District Board of Education will meet Tuesday, April 25, beginning at 6 p.m. The meeting is expected to begin with an executive session following by a public session...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 2:38 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Tuesday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Bird watching walk set in Rensselaer Falls • ‘National Donate Life’ e...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 1:32 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Karen A. Hernandez, 42, of Churchill Avenue with disorderly conduct at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at 2 Churchill Avenue.
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 1:30 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged three people with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor: • Torrey R. Jackson was charged at 3:57 p.m. Thursday...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 1:26 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people with theft-related counts: • Matthew K. Stewart, 39, of Beach Street, Massena was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 11:36 am
CANTON -- St. Mary's School in Canton has appointed the former Canton Central School Director of Special Education as its new principal. Michele Meyers appointment begins this fall. With her appointme...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 11:36 am
American Legion Riders of Post #925 getting ready for a post meeting ride are Marc LoGalbo, Thomas Morrison, Harry Caringi, Tim Moon, Wayne Hill, and Jerry Benware. NORFOLK — The Norfolk American Le...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 11:34 am
AKWESASNE -- The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe will break ground on a $15.5 million Tribal Administration Building. That will happen today at 3 p.m. at Generations Park, 545 State Route 37. The tribe anticip...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 11:21 am
Ogdensburg police blotter, April 23 • 6:37 p.m. - Report of a larceny at 829 Caroline St. Police officers were tied up with a previous call and will get in touch with the caller. • 3:54 p.m. — Alarm a...
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