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Monday, June 17, 2019 - 5:49 am
By ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country This Week CANTON – The town board has accepted a proposal from architectural and engineering firm Bernier, Carr and Associates of Watertown to conduct a needs assessment...
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Monday, June 17, 2019 - 5:49 am
The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is accepting applications for federally funded Volunteer Fire Assistance grants up until the deadline, June 28. The Volunteer Fire Assistance grant p...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 5:23 pm
Playing foosball at the Massena Boys and Girls Club are, from left, Joseph Latimore, Kamryn Jandrew, and Jayce Belile. They are among the 70 daily members that participate at the after-school club for...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 5:21 pm
BY CRAIG FREILICH North Country This Week POTSDAM -- Town Council is continuing its years-long look into designating water and sewer districts on State Route 56 north of the village in an effort to at...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 5:19 pm
In an announcement recently that he had established a commission to work on Lake Ontario waterfront infrastructure resiliency, Gov. Andrew Cuomo also mentioned the commission will study areas along th...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 12:05 pm
POTSDAM -- A Waddington woman faces a harassment charged, according to state police. Jill T. Allen, 41, was charged with second-degree harassment stemming from an incident that was reported June 1 at...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 12:03 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- A Gouverneur man was charged with harassment at 2:25 p.m. June 11, stemming from an incident that occurred May 27, according to state police. Patrick M. Burns, 22, was charged with secon...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 12:01 pm
OSWEGATCHIE -- An Ogdensburg man was charged with drug possession at 5:37 p.m., according to state police. Jeffrey Matthews, 28, was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and unla...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 11:57 am
OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg man was charged with criminal contempt Saturday stemming from a June 10 incident, according to state police. Zarchary Herbick, 33, of Ogdensburg was charged with criminal c...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 11:46 am
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 Eric S. Birkland, 68, Gouverneur, was charged at 1:30 PM for Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident. Defendant did leave the scene of a property damage accident he was...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 11:36 am
Jeremy B. Morrow, 45, of Lisbon was charged with second-degree criminal contempt at 11:30 a.m. Saturday on Main Street. Potsdam Police say he violated an order of protection. Johanna LeBlanc, 36, was...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 11:17 am
PIERREPONT -- A New York City man was charged with driving drunk at more than three times the allowable limit Saturday, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Kenneth Ion, 59, was charge...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 11:06 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies charged a Wintthrop man with unlicensed operation and uninspected vehicle following a traffic stop Saturday. Devin J. Barnhart, was charged on County R...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 8:44 am
By ADAM ATKINSON North Country This Week CANTON – Canton village and town boards continue to hash out details of their new ethics code and disclosure policy. The proposed ethics law is being sent back...
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Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 8:44 am
POTSDAM -- The final two shows of the spring season for North Country Matters feature programs and information from show partner the League of Women Voters. In the first show, Kathleen Stein, the pres...
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Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 6:10 pm
BY CRAIG FREILICH North Country This Week POTSDAM -- The Potsdam beaches are opening and the annual summer recreation program is set to go, but it will start later this year than it usually would. Pot...
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Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 6:09 pm
By ADAM ATKINSON North Country This Week CANTON – The town board has adopted a policy establishing how it handles work on culverts and driveways on private land which connect to town roads. The approv...
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Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 6:08 pm
CANTON -- A project is underway with funding from the NNY Agricultural Development Program to collect data on calves produced from the breeding of beef breed bulls to dairy cows, said a press release...
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Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 10:28 am
Wet weather is likely today after 5 p.m. in St. Lawrence County, according to the National Weather Service, but sunny weather is possible Sunday with a high expected near 72. A seven-day forecast fol...
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Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 10:22 am
Cheyenne F. Mason, 20, of Canton was charged with following too closely at 8:20 a.m. Friday on Sandstone Drive. Jordan L. Thibault, 36, of Massena was charged with failure to stop at a red light on El...
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Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 10:14 am
DEKALB -- State police charged a Gouverneur man with driving drunk and speeding on June 14 on Main Street. Alan J. Moses, 28 was charged with speeding and driving while intoxicated, according to troop...
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Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 10:11 am
LISBON -- A Lisbon woman was charged with forcible touch at 9:10 p.m. in Lisbon, according to state police. Fern R. Larue, 46, was charged with the sex offense. Her arrest status was not listed by tro...
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Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 10:08 am
CANTON -- A Canton woman and Massena man were charged with criminal contempt following a domestic dispute, according to state police. Elizabeth Payne, 25, of Canton, and William Payne, 31, of Massena...
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Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 9:54 am
MADRID -- St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies charged a Potsdam woman with drunken driving on State Highway 345 June 14. Jennifer Grant, 39, was charged with drunken driving following the investiga...
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Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 9:49 am
POTSDAM -- A Canton man was charged with drinking while intoxicated June 15 on Maple Street, according to St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Deputies. Philip E. Snow was charged with driving while intoxica...
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