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Opinion: Value in community-building stories in North Country This Week

NCNow Survey: 64 percent of respondents do not think the Potsdam airport should apply for FAA funding to expand facility

North Country escapees planned to go to Mexico, split up five days ago

Madrid-Waddington Central School Parent Teacher Organization hosts variety of fundraisers and learning events

SUNY Canton to receive $20,000 for 3D projector system and research

St. Lawrence Valley Horsemen's Association to host open horse show in Ogdensburg

North Country This Week awards scholarships to area residents who plan to attend local colleges

Squabbling, hesitation and luck had roles in manhunt for North Country prison escapees

Story from nytimes.com , Jun 30, 5:57 am

North Country property owners worry about rising Raquette River

Story from WWNY-TV , Jun 30, 5:57 am

Prison break: what's next for David Sweat?

Adirondack Regional Tourism Council names St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce executive director their vice president

Potsdam Amvets to host classic car and motorcycle show July 5 with vendors, music, food

Hannawa Falls' Helping Hands seeks donations

Over 150 shooters participate in 35th St. Lawrence Bowfishing Championship in Massena

Actor Dan Aykroyd to be guest at Canton-based St. Lawrence International Film Fest event in Quebec

Ogdensburg Walgreen's closing

Story from WWNY , Jun 29, 5:11 pm

Sweat denies suspended CO had hand in escape; inmates parted ways toward end, Sweat's condition now 'serious'

DWI crash, drugs in jail, escapee captured among NCNow June 29 top five

July 4 fireworks on tap in Norwood, Massena, Hannawa Falls, Gouverneur, Morristown, Akwesasne

Lisbon Town Board to hold special meeting Wednesday

Morristown to restrict parking, dogs for July 4

Potsdam doctor returns from medical mission trip to Costa Rica, performed 15 surgeries for poor children

Matt and Sweat originally headed to Mexico, Cuomo says

Story from WWNY , Jun 29, 2:35 pm

Family proud of North Country trooper who shot & captured Dannemora escapee

Opinion: Canton man wants to know why seeds are being treated like drugs

Registration open for July 12 'Piece by Piece' 5K in Canton

Potsdam Public Library to be closed Saturday

Story from NorthCountryNow.com, Jun 29, 11:37 am

Hammond Central announces dozens of awards, scholarships

Story from NorthCountryNow.com, Jun 29, 11:37 am

North Country Assemblywoman Duprey expresses gratitude for search efforts, contributions following Clinton escape

Story from NorthCountryNow.com, Jun 29, 11:35 am

SUNY Oswego graduates 10 St. Lawrence County residents

Escaped inmate Sweat carried bag of supplies when shot by police

Story from WWNY , Jun 29, 11:34 am

Man accused in Ogdensburg drowning homicide waives preliminary hearing

Story from WWNY , Jun 29, 11:33 am

Grass Transit to perform in Wanakena Saturday

Story from NorthCountryNow.com, Jun 29, 11:31 am

Woman charged with DWI after crashing, rolling vehicle in Parishville, deputies say

Sweat capture: huge win for law enforcement, North Country residents

Troopers hunting escapees scrambled to save one they captured in North Country

Canton-Potsdam Hospital pharmacist awarded the Bowl of Hygeia at Pharmacists Society of the State of New York meeting

Potsdam Kiwanis Club gives away four bikes to Potsdam Central students

'Jump Rope For Heart' fundraiser at Norwood-Norfolk Central raises $6,367 for American Heart Association

SUNY Potsdam's Weight Watchers At Work Program starts new program July 2

Inmate at St. Lawrence County jail charged with promoting prison contraband

Relief is palpable as manhunt ends in North Country with David Sweat in custody

Helping Hands in Hannawa Falls making final push in preparations for Cindy Talcott Memorial Golf Tournament

Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County to host bird flu information session Tuesday

Prison escapee Sweat shot, captured in Constable; flown from Potsdam airport to Albany for treatment of gunshot wounds

Gov. Cuomo: the nightmare is finally over after 22 days

Video from YouTube.com , Jun 28, 9:07 pm

Escaped prisoner Sweat taken to Potsdam airport for flight to Albany with trauma team for treatment of gunshot wounds

Autopsy shows Matt shot in head 3 times, but was in good condition when he died

Story from WWNY-tv , Jun 28, 6:37 pm

$6 million coming to North Country WIC programs over next five years

Windshield splashed with bugs could mean water quality in North Country is good