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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 5:05 pm
Photo submitted by Potsdam Public Museum POTSDAM – A ship’s bell memorializing a Potsdam High School graduate who died in the sinking of a U.S. Navy submarine in 1963 has a place of honor in the Pots...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 5:03 pm
CANTON -- A Canton woman with charges pending from a statewide drug sweep was sentenced to prison for a separate drug case on Friday. Hillary Gilson, 33, will spend five years in prison with two years...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 5:03 pm
POTSDAM – A craft beer, wine, and cider tent with alcohol provided by local vendors is planned for Friday, July 12 at the Potsdam Summer Festival. The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce asked the village Boa...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 5:02 pm
CANTON – The Canton Village Board has authorized the application for a Community Development Block Grant which will assist with equipment costs for the rebuilding of the Dairy Queen. The board of trus...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 2:03 pm
CANTON – A man at the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility has been arraigned on felony assault charges after he allegedly hit a corrections officer in the face during book-in on another charge....
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 2:00 pm
OGDENSBURG — The Carlisle Law Firm, P.C. has announced the opening of an office in Malone. The grand opening was held on May 17 at the firm's offices at 436 East Main St. in Malone. Since 1961, the Ca...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 1:08 pm
Sen. Ritchie presents World War II veteran Major Glenn Dodge with a plaque commemorating his induction into the NYS Senate ‘Veterans’ Hall of Fame’ at a special ceremony in Albany. The photo was subm...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 10:06 am
MASSENA -- The village received slightly more in sales tax payments in April than they did in the same month last year. Treasurer Kevin Felt at Tuesday's village board meeting said they received $431,...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 10:05 am
NORWOOD -- Norwood Public Library has been awarded three grants to benefit the Norwood community. The grants include a 2019 Incentive Grant from NCLS for $500, an Outreach Grant from NCLS for $580, an...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 10:04 am
COLTON -- Colton-Pierrepont Central School has named its top academic achievers for 2018-19. The valedictorian of the Class of 2019 is Madeline Rousell. She is the daughter of Heather and Jeff Rousel...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 10:01 am
PIERREPONT — A Madrid woman was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated May 18 stemming from investigation of a personal-injury accident on CR 24, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 9:45 am
From left in back are Noah Longshore, Greg Mastro, Cole Caruso, Riley O’Shea; in front, Maya Goldie, Autumn Crabtree, Rachel Noble, Abrinel Seeger, Hannah Tupper, Hannah Pfotenhauer. Photo submitted...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 6:01 am
• Collin M. Youngs was cited for inadequate head lights on State Street at 10:34 p.m. • Larry Hall Jr. was cited for having a dog at large near New York Avenue and Oak Street at 3:55 p.m. • Police dis...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 5:47 am
BY THOMAS LUCKIE IIINorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG – The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education formally approved the results of Tuesday’s annual school election and budget vote on Wed...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 5:47 am
CANTON -- This year marks the 55th anniversary of the St. Lawrence County Dairy Princess program and the committee is raising funds to help meet the dairy needs of our local food pantries. According t...
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Friday, May 24, 2019 - 5:47 am
Bella Perretta, a Canton Central School Green Team member. Photo submitted by April Bennett of Cornell Cooperative Extension. CANTON -- Eat Smart New York (ESNY) is supporting the Canton Central Scho...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 5:36 pm
Chloe Renaud, St. Lawrence County Dairy Princess, and Addison McKnight, dairy promoter. CANTON -- Cornell Cooperative Extension and 4-H Spring Open House at the Extension Learning Farm engaged commun...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 5:35 pm
CANTON -- Five defendants in drug cases that involve meth, heroin and cocaine appeared in front of Judge Jerome Richards in St. Lawrence County Court on Monday: • Jamie Northrup of Massena was sentenc...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 5:34 pm
CANTON -- A Norfolk man who is accused of breaking his ex-girlfriend's jaw during an alleged domestic violence incident pleaded not guilty to a felony assault count in St. Lawrence County Court on Mon...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 1:52 pm
POTSDAM — The Veterans Hospital in Syracuse is in need of new sweatpants for veterans and donations can be dropped of locally. Any size sweatpants can be dropped off at Amvets Post 282, 6771 U.S. High...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 1:50 pm
GOUVERNEUR — Empire State Mine has rescinded its notice of potential layoffs due to better-than-expected financial performance from operations as a result of changes instituted following layoffs in la...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 1:47 pm
DEC | Submitted By CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country This Week POTSDAM -- Action is underway to remediate the Superfund PCB contamination site at 147 Maple St., a former scrap metals yard. The state Depart...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 1:31 pm
From left are Morristown Central School guidance counselor Sarah Belile, Northwest Tech Metalworking Technologies Instructor Jon Hughes, Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Laur...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 1:04 pm
POTSDAM -- Byron Erath, an associate professor of mechanical and aeronautical engineering in Clarkson University's Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering, has been honored with the Clarkson Excellen...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 12:36 pm
Strong to locally severe thunderstorms are possible during the mid to late afternoon hours, and into early evening, across St. Lawrence County, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Stronge...
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