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Water main break on Main in Potsdam fixed

The village of Potsdam’s Department of Public Works crews made pretty short work of a broken water valve on Main Street in front of North Country Savings Bank this morning. NCNow photo. …

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CANTON – The March 9 Frozen Foote race attracted 115 runners and walkers who completed the 4-mile out-and-back race course on Miner Street in the final race of the 2023-24 Frozen Foote Series. …
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POTSDAM – The 20th Anniversary Potsdam Rotary Scholarship Golf Tournament was greeted with a strong turnout with the winners in the women’s, men’s and mixed flights announced. …
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Here are the results: • Regular baseball season champs: Tupper Lake, Gouverneur, Harrisville • Chateaugay softball clinches East Title; Canton earns share of Central • …
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Here are the results: • Tupper golf sweeps by a stroke; Malone, Massena sweep meets • Massena boys lacrosse tops St. Lawrence Ctl. to capture D1 reg. season title • …
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CANTON – The Village of Canton has extended the deadline for proposals from qualified persons or entities to purchase and develop the former Midtown Plaza and associated properties. The …
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The North Country will experience a heat wave Tuesday and Wednesday with temperatures climbing into the mid to high 80s, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). The temperatures will be …
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  Here are the top stories for today as determined by our editorial staff and highest number of page views. UPDATE: Autopsy to be performed today on deceased …
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Kickstands up in Ogdensburg

OGDENSBURG — Over $9,000 was raised at the 4th Annual Out of the Woods Suicide Awareness Bike Run, and drew about 200 participants May 18. The event was hosted by the VFW Post, Ogdensburg. The …

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OGDENSBURG– Ogdensburg Command Performances held its annual meeting recently at the Gran View Restaurant in Ogdensburg. The mission as a non-profit 501(c)3 agency Ogdensburg Command …
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RENSSELAER FALLS — The Indian Creek Nature Center, Rensselaer Falls, will host its Spring Bird Walk 1 on Tuesday, May 21, at 8 a.m.  May is an excellent time to observe birds at …
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CANTON – The Fair Housing Task Force will meet Tuesday, May 21 at 10 a.m. in the One-Stop Career Center Classroom A at the HSC at 80 State Highway 310, Canton.  This meeting will also …
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POTSDAM — The village of Potsdam’s Department of Public Works crews made pretty short work of a broken water valve on Main Street in front of North Country Savings Bank this morning. …
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MASSENA -- Air Products, owners of the new green hydrogen facility that is currently being built on Pontoon Bridge Road, has announced a $50,000 grant in partnership with the Northern New York …
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Mock DWI crash in Massena

A mock DWI crash was held at Massena Central High School on Wednesday. This event is sponsored by the St. Lawrence County Stop DWI program. “If you haven't seen it before, it is …

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BRASHER — A Massena man was charged with a felony stemming from a report of a person with a gun, according to state police. Kody G. LaRock, 28, was charged with third-degree criminal …
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POTSDAM – A long list of North Country students are members of The State University of New York at Potsdam Class of 2024. The graduates were recognized at commencement held Saturday, May …
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WEST STOCKHOLM – The Sanfordville Cemetery Association will hold its annual meeting May 21 at 7 p.m. at the West Stockholm Fire Station.   All plot owners or interested parties …
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SUNY Potsdam holds commencement

The clouds parted and the stars aligned for the SUNY Potsdam Class of 2024, who celebrated their Commencement on Saturday, May 18, in a ceremony honoring all they had collectively been through and …

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HOPKINTON -- Volunteers from the American Red Cross provided immediate emergency aid to eight people after a fire on Sunday morning on Wilson Road. The Red Cross provided financial …
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POTSDAM — Potsdam Central School district voters will vote May 21 on a $41.1 million 2024-25 budget that increases the tax  levy 2.5 percent. The $41,161,611 budget will see an …
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POTSDAM — The 2nd Annual Potsdam Pride Festival will take place Saturday, June 8, at Ives Park. Before the festival, Pride Yoga with Sara Mae will be held at the park with a $10 suggested …
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POTSDAM — A Mother’s Day basket from the Canton-Potsdam Hospital Guild was presented to Cristina Chakranarayan and Jordan Mayette who welcomed Delilah Grace Mayette into their lives on …
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Rose Hoover of Potsdam was named to the Spring 2024 Dean’s List at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn. Dean's List eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a …
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Hanging out on the fishing rock in Richville

A pair of common mergansers on ‘the fishing rock’ in Richville, said photographer Sharon Dafoe.

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OGDENSBURG --  Ogdensburg has approved the sale of 17 Main Street parcel B to At the Docks, LLC., owned by Chris Frary for $5,000. The property sale is part of a l arger vision  by At …
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CANTON — In a celebration of academic and extracurricular achievement, resilience, and community spirit, over 500 members of the St. Lawrence University Class of 2024 participated in the …
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Local amateur MMA fighter, "Sensational" Eddie Brown, a Massena native, improved his record to 5 and 2 with an impressive first round submission this past weekend at the Ultimate Battle Grounds 19 in …
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OGDENSBURG — The St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Membership Breakfast Meeting from 8:30-10 a.m. on Thursday, May 23, at the Inn at Gran View in Ogdensburg. The …
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CANTON -- St. Lawrence County has signed a contract with Northern Area Health Education Center for domestic violence awareness training. Legislators approved the contract during the May 6 full …
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MASSENA/POTSDAM – A number of cancer prevention screenings are available at multiple locations throughout St. Lawrence Health (SLH). To make appointments as convenient for patients as …
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POTSDAM – Canton-Potsdam Hospital’s Potsdam Urgent Care office will remain open for normal business hours on Monday, May 27. Potsdam Urgent Care is located at 49 Lawrence Avenue, …
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POTSDAM -- Clarkson Professor of Practice and Howard E. Lechler Director of Construction Engineering Management, Erik C. Backus has been appointed to the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) …
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Ryan Hayes, of Potsdam, was named the recipient of The Nelson Clark Dale, Jr. Prize in Music at Hamilton College's annual Class & Charter Day, held on May 7.  The Nelson Clark Dale, Jr. …
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POTSDAM — The clouds parted and the stars aligned for the SUNY Potsdam Class of 2024, who celebrated their Commencement on Saturday, May 18, in a ceremony honoring all they had collectively …
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GOUVERNEUR — Gouverneur Central district voters will be voting on a $44.1 million budget that raises taxes 2.03%. The total increase in the tax levy is $140,638 and the total amount being …
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NORWOOD — Norwood-Norfolk Central School’s $29.2 million 2024-25 budget increases spending by 1.3% but includes no increase to the tax levy for the sixth consecutive year. “Our …
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HEUVELTON – The Grasse River Players continue their 50-year anniversary of  bringing community theatre to the North Country. The new musical, MESSIAHS by GRP member Elaine Kuracina,  …
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To the Editor: From May 11 New York Times. “The administration could raise tariffs on electric vehicles from China to 100 percent in an attempt to protect American auto …
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POTSDAM — The North Country Children’s Museum is requesting $20,000 in village ARPA funding to help cover the cost of a music and sound lab planned as part of the museum’s expansion …
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CANTON — Voters in the Canton Central School district will vote May 21 on the 2024-25 budget that would see a 6.5% tax increase. School officials say they plan to use more than $5 million from …
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OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg City School District tax payers will see no increase in spending or taxes in the proposed 2024 budget. The district’s $55,261,205 budget  has not seen a …
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Local youth and adult students also recently were awarded medals for competing in the 47th International Championships conducted at the Watertown Fairgrounds YMCA Facility on April 28. Competitors …
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The following North Country students were among the graduates in the Class of 2024  at North Country Community College in Saranac Lake. AA Environmental Studies: Marissa Ellis of Canton, …
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POTSDAM -- A student from Massena is one of two outstanding SUNY Potsdam graduates recognized as the academic honorees for the Class of 2024, earning the 2024 Faculty Awards. The award …
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RUSSELL -- Madelyn Rowley and Joshua Bailey have been named valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively, of the Class of 2024 at Edwards-Knox High School. Madelyn, affectionately known as …
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