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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 1:21 pm
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital has received approval from the state to close its four-bed Critical Care Unit (CCU), but no one will be laid off as a result. The hospital will eliminate 13 positi...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 1:20 pm
Here is one of the two people state police say burglarized a Gouverneur gun shop.GOUVERNEUR -- State Police are looking for assistance in finding two suspects in a burglary at Bowman’s Gun Shop, Count...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 1:17 pm
Members of the United Steelworkers (USW) voted overwhelmingly to ratify a new four-year master agreement that covers about 1,600 production and maintenance workers at five Alcoa facilities in the Unit...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 9:43 am
Showers in St. Lawrence County have been moving in since daybreak and will continue on and off today with the chance of thunderstorms developing this afternoon and tonight along with possibly gusty wi...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 9:42 am
MASSENA -- The Board of Education last Thursday approved staff and substitutes, granted tenure to a teacher, and okayed leaves of absence and a resignation. The board appointments included Angela Koss...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 9:40 am
The St. Lawrence Masonic Charities organization is holding its annual apple sales. Orders will be taken from now until Oct. 4. The supplier will be notified of the total sales on Oct. 5 and the apples...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 9:35 am
POTSDAM — A Winthrop woman was charged Sunday after allegedly damaging property at a Lawrence Avenue business, according to Potsdam police. Moira P. Daggett, 53, was charged with fourth-degree crimina...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 9:35 am
POTSDAM — A Norfolk man was charged with petit larceny Sunday on Market Street following a larceny complaint, according to Potsdam police. Christopher T. St. Pier, 29, was charged with petit larceny...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 9:34 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions on Sunday. Those charged included: • Nicholas R. Phippen, 19, Winthrop, was cited for inadequate plate lights on P...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 8:47 am
NORWOOD -- Erin Dickinson of Norwood-Norfolk Central School is designated as a Commended Student in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Her high score and excellent performance on the PSAT was ou...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 7:09 am
DEKALB — A Richville man was jailed Saturday after allegedly striking a person in the face during an alleged domestic dispute, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. James R. Hutton, 50,...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 5:51 am
OSWEGATCHIE — A Hammond man was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs on CR 6 Monday morning, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Marc J. Mahay, 49, was charged with DW...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 5:40 am
BY MATT LINDSEYNorth Country This Week POTSDAM — Cycles Endurance & Sports at 25 Market St., which opened Sept. 7, will offer a repair shop for bikes, skis and snowboards. Owner Jean-Pierre Lavign...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 5:40 am
OGDENSBURG – The City of Ogdensburg is set to receive $228,000 to replace an outdated truck. Congresswoman Elise Stefanik announced the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) loan on Wednesday...
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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 5:39 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Broomball League is looking for new teams. The league games are on Sunday nights at the Massena Arena. They will start Oct. 13. Those who are interested in entering a team or jo...
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Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 5:15 pm
POTSDAM – Marty Miller is emphasizing his skills and experience in the race for Town Council. Miller, a Democrat, was born and raised in Potsdam and now lives “with my wife and three dogs” in Norwood....
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Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 5:14 pm
POTSDAM – Property taxes and infrastructure are Larry Colbert’s major concerns in his campaign for Town Council. Colbert has lived in the town of Potsdam most of his life. “My wife and I have raised o...
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Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 5:12 pm
POTSDAM -- Since her initial campaign in 2018, Toni Kennedy has been an advocate on climate issues and for the future of the township. Kennedy, a registered nurse and mother of several small children,...
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Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 10:06 am
The combination of exiting high pressure and an approaching low pressure system will provide the North Country with increasing clouds and well above normal temperatures through tonight, according to t...
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Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 10:01 am
OSWEGATCHIE — A Rensselaer Falls man was charged with driving while intoxicated an drug possession following a traffic stop on McIlwee Road Saturday afternoon, according to state police. Justin R. But...
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Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 10:00 am
FOWLER — A Gouverneur teen was charged with assault Saturday following a complaint made to state police Sept. 11. The unnamed 17-year old was charged with third-degree assault at 5:45 p.m., officers s...
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Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 9:49 am
NORFOLK — The Norfolk Norwood Figure Skating Club will hold registration at the Norfolk Arena today from 4 to 6 p.m., Sept. 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Monday, Sept. 30 from 6 to 8 o.m. Those who paid to...
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Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 9:29 am
Above is Wayne Vaughan, who won the tournament. Photo submitted by Fishing League Worldwide. MASSENA – Pro Wayne Vaughan of Chester, Virginia, caught a five-bass limit Saturday weighing 20 pounds, 11...
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Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 9:21 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged three motorists with driving infractions on Saturday. Those charged included: • Miranda E. Whiteford, 27, Canton, was charged with third-degree aggravated un...
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Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 9:17 am
0004 Traffic stop on Broad Street 0035 Traffic stop on Main Street 0051 Disorderly on Market Street 0700 Found property at 3 8 Main Street 1045 Noise complaint on Hillcrest Drive 1102 Potsdam Rescue d...
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