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Friday, December 6, 2019 - 12:34 pm
POTSDAM -- Alexandra Jacobs Wilke, at left, was sworn in last week as the newest member of the Potsdam Village Board of Trustees. A public relations employee at SUNY Potsdam, Wilke was unopposed in N...
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Friday, December 6, 2019 - 11:04 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Katie L. Monroe, 29, of Rockaway Street, Massena with second-degree criminal contempt. She was charged at 1:48 p.m. Dec. 5 on Rockaway Street, police said.
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Friday, December 6, 2019 - 10:54 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently issued traffic citations to two people: • Ricky J. Allen, 59, of Center Street, Massena was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and in...
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Friday, December 6, 2019 - 9:18 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions Thursday, according to Potsdam police. • Tera D. Wolcott, 25, Canton, was charged with aggravated unlicensed opera...
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Friday, December 6, 2019 - 9:12 am
0107 Property check on Park Street 0558 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1100 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1147 Suspicious person at Clarkson Hall 1150 Property damage accident on Sandstone...
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Friday, December 6, 2019 - 9:01 am
BY MATT LINDSEYNorth Country This Week POTSDAM — A GoFundMe page has been created to help a Potsdam family who lost their home and belongings in a Thursday night fire. A fire at 414 State Highway 11B...
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Friday, December 6, 2019 - 9:01 am
POTSDAM – Fundraising is underway at the Potsdam Public Library to help fund the library’s renovation project and to support the collection. The library is close to securing its last piece of funding,...
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Friday, December 6, 2019 - 5:52 am
Following the news that Sen. Betty Little will not seek reelection in 2020, some North Country politicians have expressed their appreciation for her service. In St. Lawrence County, Little’s district...
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Friday, December 6, 2019 - 5:52 am
POTSDAM – The appointments of a new village police officer and police dispatcher have been approved by the Board of Trustees. Sean Owney will begin his police career at the first of the year at the po...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:38 pm
AKWESASNE – A United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) grant totaling $354,808 has been awarded to the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe in Hogansburg for their American Indian and Alaska Na...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:36 pm
The Potsdam Holiday Fund has announced that nearly 50 businesses have set up Giving Trees to benefit children in need in Potsdam and surrounding communities. The Giving Trees are decorated with red an...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:46 pm
CANTON -- Virginia Grace Chun Hines of Canton has been inducted into the Order of the Gown at the University of the South during the Foundation Day Convocation. The Order of the Gown is an academic ho...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:31 pm
POTSDAM -- Duane Pelkey was recently installed as the 2019-2020 president of the Rotary Club of Potsdam.Pelkey Pelkey graduated from Massena Central in 1983 and SUNY Potsdam in 1989 with a degree in w...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:22 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center physical therapist Jordan Pedersen, a member of the Medical Center’s Rehab Services department, has earned certification in mechanical diagnosis and therap...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:44 pm
Students selected as November Program Student of the Month for their class at Seaway Career and Technical Education Center include: • Robert Reed, Auto Tech, Canton • Nicholas Chase, Building Trades,...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:36 pm
NORWOOD -- The Seaway Career & Technical Education Center has announced that Makali Russell is the Potsdam Rotary Club Student of the Month for November 2019. She is a student in the Heating, Vent...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:20 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center employee recognition program, “Claxton Defenders,” honored orthopedic physician assistant Josh Caruso, MHU treatment coordinator Andrea Chenier, and HR ass...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 1:22 pm
North Country Sen. Betty Little, R-Queensbury, has announced she will not seek re-election and will retire from the Senate at the completion of her term on December 31, 2020. Little has represented th...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 1:21 pm
HEUVELTON -- Amvets Ladies Auxiliary 1997 will accept names of loved ones to go on the memory tree until Dec. 24. Names with $1 can be submitted to Amvets Ladies Auxiliary 1997, P.O. Box 50, Heuvelton...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 11:19 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged the following people in separate instances: • Jocolyn Scott, 26, of East Orvis Street, Massena was charged with an arrest warrant for seventh-degree...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 10:59 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently cited the following drivers: • Felicity P. Sarsfield, 19, of Hopson Road, Brasher was charged with failure to yield at 8:07 a.m. Dec. 3 at state Route 37 an...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 10:19 am
0425 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to call 0704 Traffic Stop on Elm Street 0840 Record check completed 1202 School check completed on Leroy Street 1254 Assist citizen at Potsdam Police Department 1320 Ass...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 9:19 am
Scattered to occasionally numerous snow showers or periods of light snow are expected through Friday as weak waves of low pressure move through the St. Lawrence Valley, according to the National Weath...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 9:18 am
HOPKINTON — The First Congregational Church of Hopkinton is accepting names for the 2019 memory tree list. The cost is $1. A bulb will be lit in memory of a loved one. Mail names, along with a check m...
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Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:51 am
POTSDAM -- Domino’s Pizzeria in Potsdam has apparently closed. The business, owned by Sam Jackson, closed about 10 days ago Stores in Canton and Massena, also owned by Jackson, closed abruptly this su...
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