Friday, March 27, 2020 - 5:46 pm
Potsdam's Monro Muffler has closed. A poster on the former Potsdam location directs customers to other shops in the area. NCNow photo by John Basham. POTSDAM -- Two Potsdam businesses have closed. Mo...
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Friday, March 27, 2020 - 5:41 pm
Walmart manager Jeff Bonno and Nyah Plunkett load food into a customer’s car at the store’s pickup site. BY CHERYL SHUMWAYNorth Country This Week Grocery stores have been providing an essential need,...
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Friday, March 27, 2020 - 1:31 pm
St. Lawrence County businesses can apply for North Country Alliance’s COVID-19 Emergency Business Relief Program. And the U.S. Small Business Association is offering low-interest federal disaster loan...
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Friday, March 27, 2020 - 9:36 am
The New York State Department of Labor (DOL) announced that more than 80,500 claims were filed last week, the first week in which claims were impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. This is an increase ove...
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Friday, March 27, 2020 - 9:35 am
OGDENSBURG — The Ogdensburg Parks and Recreation Department will soon begin hiring seasonal workers for the spring and summer months. The department will be looking to hire recreation leaders and life...
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Friday, March 27, 2020 - 6:00 am
Many St. Lawrence County organizations will receive shares of $48,250 coming to St. Lawrence County through the Stewart’s Holiday Match Program. “In these uncertain times, Stewart’s Shops is deliverin...
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Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 9:49 am
The St. Lawrence County Free Trader will cease publishing for the foreseeable future due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. “It is with a heavy heart that we have to announce that we cannot conti...
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Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 6:03 am
Assemblyman Mark Walczyk (R -Watertown) is calling on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to waive the state’s excise tax on small businesses that stepped up to offer services to New York State residents during the COV...
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Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 6:16 pm
CANTON -- The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency has worked with the North Country Alliance to create a Regional Working Capital Loan Program to respond to the economic hardship created...
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Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 12:59 pm
The St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce on Friday, March 27 will host a conference call with Rep. Elise Stefanik to address peoples' questions about the federal response to small business needs re...
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Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 12:58 pm
At the request of New York State Funeral Directors Association (NYSFDA), Gov. Andrew Cuomo has issued an exemption to “non-essential” events for funerals and visitations. Under new guidelines, visitat...
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Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 6:10 am
CANTON -- The Canton Community Fund has awarded a grant of $2,000 to Canton’s Yoga Loft to help the nonprofit wellness center renovate its new facility at 21 Miner St. The renovations will add classro...
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Monday, March 23, 2020 - 9:51 am
POTSDAM — Due to the evolving situation with the coronavirus (COVID-19) and the tightening restrictions handed down by the state of NY; 1844 House have decided to suspend their take-out program. “We f...
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Monday, March 23, 2020 - 6:04 am
The Potsdam SeaComm branch’s lobby was open Friday, but it will be closed except by appointments starting Monday, March 23. NCNow photo. BY CHERYL SHUMWAYNorth Country This Week Many local banks and...
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Friday, March 20, 2020 - 6:03 am
MASSENA -- Effective immediately, Massena Electric will temporarily suspend disconnect activities until at least April 30. With the health and safety of customers and employees in mind (due to the cor...
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Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 5:27 pm
Price Chopper/Market 32 is looking to hire more than 2,000 new part-time or temporary part-time teammates to better serve customers during these turbulent times. The new hires are for most of the chai...
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Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 1:04 pm
Updated 1:30 p.m. March 19 to include information from governor's press release. Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday ordered that only 25% of non-essential workforces can come to work at once. This follows...
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Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 6:02 am
HEUVELTON -- Pickens General Store, 83 State St., is temporarily closing. The store will remain open through this Saturday, March 21 and will have fresh cheese curd on Thursday as usual. The store ask...
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Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 9:48 am
Slic Network Solutions, based in Nicholville, is offering free standard installs for parents with students at home from school and for those who are temporarily working from home during the epidemic....
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Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 7:02 am
BY CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country This Week POTSDAM -- The Village of Potsdam is anticipating a drop in sales tax revenues as a result of diminished business activity during the health crisis, and the st...
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Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 6:51 am
As of Tuesday, March 17, Dollar General Stores nationwide are strongly encouraging the “first hour of store operations be dedicated to our senior shoppers.” Additionally, all stores “will close an ho...
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Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 9:26 am
In an effort to better serve its customers and communities, Price Chopper/Market 32 will temporarily adjust store hours in all of its stores, including in St. Lawrence County, a press release from the...
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Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 9:13 am
In response to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s directive, the New York State Department of Public Service announced today that it would immediately work with utilities across the State to ensure any custom...
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Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 9:35 am
CANTON -- The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency has created a listing of local, state, and federal resources available for businesses during the current economic slowdown brought on by...
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Friday, March 13, 2020 - 5:46 pm
Local retailers Price Chopper and Walmart say they are working to keep their shelves stocked, increase sanitation efforts and will not give in to price gouging as the country deals with COVID-19. Pric...
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