Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 6:00 am
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced outdoor dining at restaurants in St. Lawrence County and across the state will be permitted in phase two of reopening. Restaurants in the seven regions that ha...
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Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 6:00 am
Price Chopper/Market 32 is joining forces with American Dairy Association North East in support of Fill a Glass with Hope® to provide fresh milk to local food banks. Price Chopper stores are located i...
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Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 5:22 pm
St. Lawrence County legislators passed a one-year extension on the sales tax agreement between the county and the City of Ogdensburg. With agreement already approved by the city council, the deal shou...
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Monday, June 1, 2020 - 1:07 pm
From left, Yvonne Alterie, Wendy Vatter, Tammy Harrigan and Amber Brooks. Photos submitted by Seacomm. Seacomm, with branches throughout the North Country, recently announced four employee promotions...
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Monday, June 1, 2020 - 1:06 pm
St. Lawrence County Public Health says phase two of economic re-opening has begun. It includes offices, real estate, in-store retail, vehicle sales, leases and rentals, retail rentals, repairs and cle...
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Monday, June 1, 2020 - 9:41 am
BY MATT LINDSEYNorth Country This Week POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence County realtors are now able to show homes in-person, as part of phase 2 of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s plan to re-open the state economy. So...
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Monday, June 1, 2020 - 6:07 am
Those with hurting teeth in St. Lawrence County may soon get some relief. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Sunday that New York dentists can reopen statewide today, June 1. Dentists' offices will be su...
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Monday, June 1, 2020 - 6:07 am
From left, St. Lawrence County Reopening Task Force members Brooke Rouse, Ruth Doyle and Nance Arquiett pack boxes of face shields and masks for distribution across the county in an effort to help Ph...
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Friday, May 29, 2020 - 1:10 pm
Over 3,000 people in St. Lawrence County had to go on unemployment in April as the jobless rate spiked due to statewide stay-at-home orders issued in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This occurred w...
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Friday, May 29, 2020 - 1:08 pm
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week After changing course twice in 24 hours, it now appears St. Lawrence County will move to phase two re-opening. The Utica Observer Dispatch is reporting "retail s...
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Friday, May 29, 2020 - 9:34 am
CANTON -- With farmers adding online sales to their already full schedules, Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County’s Local Food team is offering another session of free product photo sho...
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Friday, May 29, 2020 - 6:06 am
Two North Country politicians blasted Gov. Andrew Cuomo for his last-minute decision to not allow the regional economy to re-open despite the area meeting the metrics for phase 2 of the plan. “I have...
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Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 5:47 pm
NORTH BANGOR -- The Northern New York Agricultural Development Program has posted the results of a project collecting and analyzing data from the first two years of operation of the St. Lawrence Valle...
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Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 3:00 pm
BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg City Council will hold a special meeting Friday at 4 p.m. to discuss a compromise that would allow the city to continue providing sec...
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Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 11:24 am
MASSENA -- SeaComm Federal Credit Union announces two internal promotions. “We have an extremely dedicated talent pool at the Credit Union and we absolutely value the opportunity of promoting internal...
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Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 5:25 pm
Above are Meals on Wheels Executive Director Cindy Sullivan and Alcoa Massena Operations HR Generalist Chrissy Moody. MASSENA -- Massena Meals On Wheels has been awarded a grant for $25,000 to help m...
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Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 1:06 pm
CANTON -- A Canton eye doctor is retiring after 40 years and closing his practice. “After careful thought and consideration, Dr. Robert N Saidel O.D. has decided to retire and close his practices perm...
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Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 1:05 pm
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week MASSENA -- Arconic will lay off 24 people as a result of what their union president calls “COVID-related and business condition-related” cuts. The layoffs will b...
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Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 1:04 pm
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week CANTON -- Local officials are in talks with Bassmaster, who still wants to hold their Elite Tournament in Waddington later this summer, despite the COVID-19 pand...
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Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 5:31 pm
The project area, outlined in red, shows the locations being evaluated for placement of project facilities. A larger version of the map is here. BY MATT LINDSEYNorth Country This Week North Park Ener...
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Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 1:21 pm
Sen. Joseph Griffo, R- Rome, and Assemblyman Billy Jones, D-Plattsburgh, introduced legislation that repeals the state's prohibition on hair styling on Sunday. The bill’s introduction comes as barbers...
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Friday, May 22, 2020 - 6:04 pm
CANTON -- With area stores reopening, the SUNY Canton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is looking to help businesses come up with reopening plans. New York state requires every business to hav...
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Friday, May 22, 2020 - 6:00 am
The Volunteer Transportation Center, Inc. (VTC) has received a $250 donation from Westelcom. “Westelcom firmly believes that our success is directly tied to the communities we serve. This donation to...
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Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 9:26 am
CANTON -- The Canton Day Care, 205 State Street Rd., is now accepting applications for day care for children from ages six weeks to 12 years. The center is open 7:15 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through...
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Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 1:09 pm
BY ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country This Week CANTON -- The town is revising its revolving USDA Business Loan Program to make it available as a COVID-19 relief fund for local businesses. The town council vo...
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