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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 6:02 pm
CANTON — One out of three adults and nearly one out of six children in the United States is overweight or obese. March is National Nutrition Month, and St. Lawrence County Public Health says it presen...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 6:01 pm
PARISHVILLE — The Parishville-Hopkinton Central School Board of Education approved several sports mergers with nearby schools for the 2019-20 school year. The requests were approved at the school boar...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 6:00 pm
BY ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country This Week CANTON – The village and town boards recently discussed video recording board meetings for the public. At a joint meeting of the two on March 11, Town Councilma...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 5:58 pm
Above, defense attorneys Peter Dumas, left, and Daniel Ramsey address members of the press following their client Christopher Hebert being convicted of murder. North Country This Week photo by Andy G...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 3:40 pm
www.governor.ny.gov | Live Webfeed still Mark Goodfellow, Alcoa union leader, speaks during the governor’s announcement Thursday of a new state deal for the company. MASSENA – Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo vi...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 2:17 pm
District Attorney Gary Pasqua addresses reporters following Thursday afternoon's conviction in the Christopher Hebert murder trial. North Country This Week photo by Andy Gardner. BY ANDY GARDNERNorth...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 1:39 pm
OGDENSBURG – The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education approved the 2019-2020 school year calendar at Monday’s meeting. The first day of school is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 4 while t...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 1:37 pm
    From are Mary Cordwell, Tonya Belknap, Elaine McCann, Reagan Burns, Clyde Leffler and Alexis Searles of MMH’s Endoscopy Unit. MASSENA -- March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and to raise...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:25 pm
CANTON -- The jury in the Christopher Hebert murder case found him guilty of second-degree murder. The jury decided he killed Lacey Yekel in Massena around June 7, 2014. Prosecutors said he beat and s...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:43 am
POTSDAM -- Jerry Thomas of Potsdam has been honored by his employer, UPS, for 25 years without an accident on the job. Thomas, who works at the Potsdam UPS depot on Hatch Road, joins the company’s “Ci...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:07 am
CANTON -- The jury in the Christopher Hebert murder trial on Thursday shortly before 11 a.m. asked to hear portions of recordings of conversations between the defendant and his ex-girlfriend, and a ph...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 9:39 am
A winter storm watch has been issue for St. Lawrence with a possible 6-15 inches of snow possible, especially in higher elevations, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Wet, heavy snow is...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 9:39 am
NORWOOD – The voters of the Norwood Library District will soon decide on new trustees and a proposed funding increase on May 14. Any citizen of the Norwood Library District age 18 or older who would l...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 9:39 am
CANTON – The town board has approved Code Enforcement Officer Jeffrey Murray’s permanent appointment to the post. Murray was hired in April 2018 and has served as CEO under a 12-month trial appointmen...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 7:20 am
• Police detained a subject at the Port of Entry at 9:52 p.m. Brian M. Putzy was charged as a fugitive from justice who was wanted in Arizona. He was held pending arraignment at city court. • Police f...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 6:04 am
CANTON -- Deliberations in the Christopher Hebert murder trial resume at 9:15 a.m. today. Hebert, 47, is being tried in St. Lawrence County Court for second-degree murder for allegedly killing Lacey Y...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 6:04 am
The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance is urging taxpayers in St. Lawrence County and the rest of New York to be vigilant and guard against scams during the tax filing season. Strategie...
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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 6:04 am
The St. Lawrence County Planning Office would like to remind property owners that the last day to request adding land to an agricultural district is Saturday, March 30. There are two agricultural dist...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 6:30 pm
BY ANDY GARDNER North Country This Week CANTON -- Jurors in the Christopher Hebert murder trial were sent home for the evening around 8 p.m. Wednesday night and will resume deliberations on Thursday m...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 5:58 pm
The Office of Mental Health announced $196,000 in awards to 14 Suicide Prevention Coalition groups in New York, including in St. Lawrence County. The three-year award funding will support coalition pr...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 5:57 pm
OGDENSBURG – North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, R- Schuylerville, will meet with representatives with several North Country manufacturers for a discussion at ACCO Thursday afternoon. A tour o...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 5:05 pm
CANTON -- With closing statements wrapped up, the jury will now deliberate Christopher Hebert's fate. The 47-year-old is being tried in St. Lawrence County Court for second-degree murder for allegedly...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:37 pm
Sitie Parcell of Ogdensburg was the recipient of the inaugural Wayne N. Ladouceur Award. On hand to commemorate the occasion were each of Wayne’s children and his wife, Cheryl. From left are Jason La...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 2:00 pm
CANTON -- The Canino School of Engineering Technology at SUNY Canton has developed a new two-year degree in response to the growing demand for technicians specializing in heating, ventilation, air con...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 1:58 pm
SeaComm Branch Manager Barbara Bessette with smoke alarms for SeaComm members. Photo submitted by Tyler J. LeBoeuf, marketing communications specialist, SeaComm. MASSENA -- SeaComm recently purchased...
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