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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 9:07 am
North Country Sen. Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, voted in favor of two pieces of legislation that would “ensure New York State lowers property taxes and reins in spending to benefit taxpayers.” The bill...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 9:06 am
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM — The Potsdam Board of Education approved funding on Tuesday to fix a leaking roof at their Annex Building that is used by special education students. The building, rented by B...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 9:05 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- With the sale of the former Department of Public Works building on South Main Street expected to close on Feb. 15, Mayor Tim Currier at Tuesday’s village board meeting said...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 9:03 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam Junior Hockey Association is hosting a tournament Feb. 2 to 4 at the three main ice arenas in Potsdam, Sandstone Arena at Pine Street, Maxcy Hall Ice Arena at SUNY Potsdam, and Clar...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 9:02 am
NORWOOD -- Joanne’s Gift of Love’s fundraising basketball tournament at Norwood-Norfolk Central School between NNCS and Potsdam Central teams is set for Saturday, Jan. 20, with the first of eight game...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 7:22 am
Alfred State has announced the dean’s list for fall 2017. Those students from St. Lawrence County include: • Callie Trudell, Chase Mills, technology management • Michael LaRue, Massena, financial plan...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 7:22 am
Bismarck State College’s President's Honor Roll for the fall 2017 semester includes Jordan Wells, Ogdensburg, Evan Raymo, Massena, and Rachel Bartlett-Davenport, Canton; the dean’s list includes Annie...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 7:20 am
OGDENSBURG -- Colby-Sawyer College has named Hunter Crary to the dean's list for academic achievement. Crary, of Ogdensburg, majors in history and political studies and is a member of the class of 201...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 7:05 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police cited two motorists following property-damage accidents in the village on Wednesday. Those charged included: • Justin B. Glover, 49, Potsdam, was cited for failure to yield ri...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 7:01 am
0237 Parking problem on Market Street 0815 Motor vehicle accident on May Road 1025 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1050 Assisted DPW with parking issues on Main Street 1102 Potsdam Rescue dispatch...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 6:07 am
HERMON -- Hermon-DeKalb Cub Scout Pack 144 will make history as the first northern New York pack to allow girls into the Cub Scout program. The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) decided October 2017 to offi...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 6:07 am
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting at Soul Waffle on Jan. 25 at 5 p.m. Located at 57 Market St., the eatery opened in October. Their menu includes Liege Belgian Waff...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 5:34 pm
CANTON -- Internist Dr. Lawrence Kring has joined the medical staff of St. Lawrence Health System’s Canton-Potsdam Hospital. He is practicing with colleagues Brian Kerrigan and T. Nick Knowles at the...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 5:33 pm
Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush, R-Black River, believes that, in his budget address Tuesday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo focused more on Washington than on New York. “The governor’s continued fixation on Washingto...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 5:32 pm
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON -- The village is sending a letter of intent to obtain a grant from People for Bikes for the purchase and installation of a bike shelter and rack. The Board of Trustees heard a...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 4:16 pm
On Jan. 5, police ticketed Davis M. Arquette, 38, of Hogansburg, for uninspected motor vehicle. Ticket is returnable to Tribal Court on Jan. 29. On Jan. 6, police ticketed Robert J. Albu, 18, of Malon...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 3:15 pm
MASSENA --Massena police say they recently charged five motorists: • Bryan J. Marcellus, 29, of county Route 43, Massena was charged with unsafe backing at 8:20 p.m. Tuesday on West Orvis Street. • Ol...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 2:46 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- Gouverneur Mayor Ron McDougal has offered praise of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s executive budget. “Once again, New York is setting an example for the rest of the nation and under the Governo...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 2:45 pm
BRASHER -- The Department of Environmental Conservation says forest rangers rescued man who had gotten stuck on a snowmobile trail and couldn’t get out. On Jan. 8 at 3:09 p.m., DEC’s dispatch in Ray B...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 2:44 pm
Corrected at 8:50 a.m. - An early version version of this story  incorrectly indicated the village is accepting applications for an entry level laborer with the Department of Public Works, as well as...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 2:38 pm
CANTON -- The sixth Bagley Scholarship Classic basketball game between Edwards-Knox and Madrid-Waddington Central boy’s teams will take place Saturday, Jan. 20 at SUNY Canton’s Roos House Athletic Cen...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 11:40 am
POTSDAM – A Potsdam man faces multiple charges after he allegedly lit fire to a toilet seat and a computer chair during a domestic violence incident. Nicolas H. Scott, 27, was charged with third-degre...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 11:39 am
Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, has introduced legislation that would prohibit the state from granting subsidies to wind energy projects that could impact the military's training needs at F...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 10:03 am
WADDINGTON — A Lisbon man was involved in a property-damage accident on CR 31A on Wednesday, according to state police. Shaun S. Dafoe, 44, was the driver. The incident took place near Pork Street and...
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 9:16 am
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON – St. Lawrence County District Attorney Gary Pasqua has ended an investigation into county corruption initiated by former D.A. Mary Rain in 2014. The decision by Pasqua followed...
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