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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 1:59 pm
 BY CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country This Week POTSDAM -- With the announcement of $4.78 million in grants and loans for a long-awaited water project, the Town of Potsdam is that much closer to preparing a...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 1:49 pm
NORFOLK — A Russell man was charged Tuesday with stealing a vehicle in July, according to state police. Patrick A. Pierce, 30, was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny, felony, at 2:23 p.m. at the...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 1:48 pm
HERMON — A Hermon man was arrested Sunday following an investigation that a motorist had intentionally swerved his at another vehicle on CR 21 Oct. 9, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputi...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 1:47 pm
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week CANTON -- Military veterans who were injured in a combat zone who now work for the county will be given three extra days off per year for healthcare services rel...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 10:00 am
OSWEGATCHIE — An 83-year old Ogdensburg man was charged with a felony Tuesday morning following an alleged domestic dispute, according to state police. Joseph J. Peccolo, 83, was charged with third-de...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 9:53 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions on Tuesday. Those charged included: • Heather L. Wheeler, 49, Potsdam, was cited at 4:32 p.m. on Elm Street for fo...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 9:49 am
0012 Traffic stop on Maple Street 0228 Traffic stop on Park Street 0308 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0333 Assist citizen on Leroy Street 0643 Welfare check on Main Street 0643 Welfare check on...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 9:31 am
BY MATT LINDSEYNorth Country This Week NORWOOD – Norwood-Norfolk Central School voters will be asked to approve a $9.1 million project that will not increase taxes at all. “This project will not have...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 9:31 am
OGDENSBURG – Community members can now rent ice at the Richard G. Lockwood Arena, home of the Jimmy Howard Rink, 141 W. River St. Resident youth groups pay $71.50 per hour; non-resident youth groups,...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 9:31 am
BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG — Ogdensburg City Council approved two union contracts Tuesday following an executive session. Both contracts include employee raises that will gradua...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 6:53 am
• Report from woman that subjects in masks were banging on her doors on Jay Street around 7:27 p.m. Incident report filed. • Report of a vehicle off the road on SH 37 at 6:19 p.m. • Alarm activation a...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 6:41 am
CANTON — A Fort Drum man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation on Wednesday morning on U.S. Highway 11, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Danny E. Baldwin Jr., 31, was ch...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 6:04 am
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week MASSENA -- Voting on it for the second time in as many months, the village board voted to spend $2,000 on an app that will broadcast public safety notifications...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 6:04 am
AKWESASNE — The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe (SRMT) announced that Kim McElwain has been selected as assistant health director. McElwain was hired following 10 years of employment with Saint Regis Mohawk...
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 6:04 am
POTSDAM — The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce welcomed three new members at its Oct. 15 meeting. At the Board of Directors meeting Tuesday, Oct. 15, the Potsdam Chamber approved membership applications of...
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 5:33 pm
MORRISTOWN -- The Village of Morristown is getting $50,000 to pay for the new roadway that provides vehicles — including emergency vehicles — a shorter alternative route following the recent closure o...
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 5:32 pm
CANTON – A traffic stop Oct. 12 around 5:30 p.m. in the Mountain Mart parking lot on East Main Street revealed multiple mobile methamphetamine labs and led to the arrest of the driver on several charg...
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 3:57 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University has announced the winners of the Adirondack Scholars Award. The scholarship was established to recognize high school seniors from the North Country for their hard work a...
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 3:31 pm
GOUVERNEUR – The Gouverneur High School Athletic Wall of Fame this year honored new members, four individuals and three teams, which bridge 40 years of standout athletic achievement. • Thomas Chilton,...
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 2:09 pm
  POTSDAM -- Members of the SUNY Potsdam campus community worked to assemble 250 comfort bags for local victims and survivors of sexual and interpersonal violence, through the SUNY's Got Your Back ini...
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 2:08 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg police and Ogdensburg Professional Firefighters Local 1799 responded to a vehicle fire last night on Gates Street. At 10:45 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, Ogdensburg Fire was dispatche...
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 2:06 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg residents were charged with criminal mischief stemming from an Oct. 6 complaint made to state police. The unnamed teens, ages 17 and 18, were charged with third-degree crimina...
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 11:28 am
HERMON – A New York Army National Guard member from Hermon has been promoted to private. Morgan Ward is assigned to the Company B (Maintenance), 427th Brigade Support Battalion in recognition of capab...
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 11:23 am
Two St. Lawrence County students at St. Lawrence University have been selected for inclusion on the dean's list for academic achievement during the spring 2019 semester. They are: • Emma J. Kroll of P...
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 10:12 am
WADDINGTON — State police said they charged a man with driving while intoxicated on State Highway 37 Monday. Paul B. Czarpanski, 21, was charged with first-offense DWI, drinking alcohol in a motor veh...
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