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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 12:47 pm
In the photo are Ellen Nichols of the Health Initiative, Laura Cordts of St. Lawrence Health System, and Anne Marie Snell, Health Initiative. Photo from the Health Initiative by Anne Marie Snell The...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 12:29 pm
OGDENSBURG — An Ogdensburg resident was charged with reckless endangerment Thursday following an environment conservation complaint made to state police Nov. 11 David H. Donnelly, 66, was charged with...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 12:28 pm
ROSSIE - A South Carolina man was charged with a felony on U.S. Highway 11 Thursday morning, according to state police. Jacquan S. Heyward, 26, Hopkins, was charged with criminal possession of a firea...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 11:25 am
COLTON -- Members of Colton AMVETS Post 262 celebrated Grace Hawley’s turning over the reins to Vicki Lavoie as the president of AMVETS Post 262 Ladies Auxiliary. Hawley served four successful years...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 11:12 am
POTSDAM -- Rotary International District 7040 District Governor Gerry Lambert (right) recently presented a 2018-19 Rotary Citation with Silver Distinction to Rotary Club of Potsdam President Duane Pe...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 11:11 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged three motorists with driving infractions on Thursday. Those charged included: • Jonathan P. Hermanet, 18, Fairport, was cited for speeding on Pierrepont Ave...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 11:06 am
0015 Traffic stop in the Prosh lot 0109 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0551 Property damage accident on Market Street 0901 Juvenile complaint on Leroy Street 0943 Handicap parking placard issued...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 11:03 am
• Report of a possible overdose on Montgomery Street at 7:57 p.m. Police said it was not an overdose. • Report a male acting out of control on Montgomery Street and the caller is scared for her daught...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 9:44 am
A frontal system sweeping eastward across the North Country this morning will bring gusty winds, and temperatures briefly in the mid to upper 40s from the Champlain Valley westward across Northern New...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 9:44 am
POTSDAM — The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce approved two new members at its Nov. 19 meeting. The chamber welcomed Saint Larry’s Bar and Grill, 6 Elm St., and Foster the Plant Cafe, 55 Market St. For mor...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 5:39 am
MASSENA -- The town and village boards will hear the final conclusions of a local government reorganizational study in a joint meeting next month. That will happen on Dec. 10 at 5:30 p.m. A draft of t...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 5:39 am
Resources are being added to expedite the 132 projects awarded funds for flood damage along the St. Lawrence River and Lake Ontario shorelines this year, according to an announcement from Gov. Andrew...
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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 5:39 am
POTSDAM – A representative of the engineering company overseeing the rebuilding work on Potsdam’s wastewater treatment plant and pump told the village board at its Nov. 18 meeting that the work “is wi...
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 5:24 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Five Indian nationals and a suspected smuggler were captured Nov. 15 after they attempted to evade a temporary immigration checkpoint, the Border Patrol reports. A vehicle driven by a Un...
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 5:23 pm
The New York State Public Service Commission has approved a New York Power Authority (NYPA) project to rebuild and operate its aging 86-mile long Moses-Adirondack 1 and 2 transmission lines to deliver...
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 5:21 pm
MASSENA -- Town officials say they New York Power Authority will soon go out to bid for improvements at the Massena Intake boat launch. Councilor Tom Miller at the Wednesday, Nov. 20 Town Council meet...
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 1:26 pm
With the presentation of the Friend of Extension Award to Farm Credit East in Potsdam are Nancy Putman, Jennifer Banker, Mike Haycook, BOCES Ag Academy Instructor Patricia Gilbert, and CCE Executive...
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 1:11 pm
POTSDAM -- Work by Verizon crews in Potsdam in the last couple of weeks is part of a state broadband initiative. Traffic lanes have been closed while the work has proceeded and the workers strung cabl...
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 1:10 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena International Airport will use a $727,000 United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) Airport Improvement Program to construct a new airport apron. North Country Congress...
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 1:09 pm
Correction: An earlier version of this story said the Volunteer Transportation Center was planning to launch the new bus route. In fact, St. Lawrence County Public Transit will be handling the route....
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 1:00 pm
  From left are Director of Plant Operations Chet Thomas, Employee of the Quarter Gerald Bergbower, and Chief Executive Officer Eric Burch. GOUVERNEUR – St. Lawrence Health System congratulates Gouver...
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 10:23 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged two motorists with driving infractions on Wednesday. Those charged included: • David J. Stiles, 21, DeKalb Junction, was cited for failure to yield to a pede...
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 10:17 am
0025 Noise Complaint on Market Street 0141 Suspicious Person Complaint 0700 Welfare Check on Market Street 0811 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0816 Car/Deer accident on Elm Street 1035 Property d...
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 10:11 am
LISBON — An Ogdensburg man was charged with harassment Wednesday stemming from an Oct. 8, according to state police. Christopher R. Cooke, 44, was charged with second-degree harassment at 10:55 a.m.,...
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 9:25 am
Photo courtesy of Ogdensburg Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association Facebook page. OGDENSBURG — The first ever police dog at the Ogdensburg Police Department died this past weekend. “It is with a heavy h...
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