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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 4:25 pm
OGDENSBURG -- City police charged 20 people, most of them on Wednesday morning, in what they describe as a “coordinated narcotics sweep” involving numerous law enforcement agencies. The charges stem f...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 2:45 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON LISBON – After more than 25 years in limbo, St. Lawrence County hopes to bring the 210-acre former Sealand dumpsite back on the tax rolls. St. Lawrence County Attorney Stephen Button s...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 2:43 pm
Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush, R-Black River, said he’s disappointed a committee in the state Assembly today declined to put forward a bill that would strip state pensions from officials convicted of co...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 2:42 pm
Tim Wilson stands in front of his truck, and behind Raelyn, Ailee, Axton, Aleena, Rylan, Aryeanna, Isaac, Jayden, Mia, and Gerry. PARISHVILLE -- Tim Wilson brought his milk truck to Parishville Head...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 2:40 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Thursday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • St. Lawrence County job fair planned in Ogdensburg • Free tacos in P...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 2:37 pm
With Memorial Day Weekend quickly approaching, many St. Lawrence County residents will be firing up their grills for the first time in months, but the state firemen’s association is urging grillers to...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 1:45 pm
OGDENSBURG — An Ogdensburg man was charged with two felonies following a prison contraband complaint first reported to state police April 20. Joseph Morros, 21, was charged with first-degree possessio...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 1:45 pm
HAMMOND — A Potsdam man was charged with drug possession following a traffic stop on State Highway 37, according to state police. Jesse Stoner, 28, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, s...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 1:44 pm
BRASHER — A third Winthrop teen was charged with a felony stemming from a larceny complaint first reported to state police May 4. The unnamed 16 year-old was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny,...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 1:44 pm
MORRISTOWN — A Morristown man was charged Tuesday following a disorderly conduct complaint first reported to state police May 18. Dustin A. Brooks, 37, was charged at 8:30 p.m. on Stowe Road with diso...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 12:08 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they ticketed two people on Tuesday: • George Linardakis, 38, of Laval, Quebec, Canada was charged with failure to yield at 2:56 p.m. Police said the charge stems from a...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 11:31 am
North Country Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, continues to fight for legislation that would extend eligibility for additional credits in the state retirement system to all veterans. Russell...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 11:29 am
  POTSDAM -- Anne J. Giromini, RN, has joined the Canton-Potsdam Hospital Center for Cancer Care as its nurse navigator. Her duties will include meeting with cancer patients early in their diagnosis t...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 9:02 am
Pictured from left in the back row: Zach Barnes, Luke Frazer, Mary-Kait Mace, Samantha Curtis, Kiersten Larrabee, and Samantha Mace. Front row from left Brandon Calton, Anna Monroe, Sarah Rivers, and...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 8:59 am
As St. Lawrence County residents take to the roads this Memorial Day holiday, state police are urging everyone to buckle up. Now through June 5 law enforcement officials will be out in force, taking p...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 7:46 am
Five St. Lawrence University athletes will compete in the 2016 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Wartburg College in Waverly, IA, starting Thursday with the Saints represented...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 7:39 am
The Women's Rowing team at St. Lawrence University had a boat bring home the Novice Boat of the Year Award from the Liberty League as announced Monday by the league office. Senior Yukiko McQueeney ear...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6:45 am
Paul Sweet of Gouverneur was recently presented with the Overall Excellence in Theatre Award at Lycoming College’s honors convocation. Sweet is a senior majoring in theatre design and psychology. The...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6:43 am
Cody Meashaw of Parishville recently received his doctor of physical therapy degree from George Washington University in Washington D.C. Meashaw is a 2013 graduate of Syracuse University and a 2009 gr...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6:43 am
The following area students recently graduated from Paul Smith's College: • Bridget Beldock of Lisbon • Leslie Johnson of Canton • Lindsey Remington of Lisbon • Sarah White of Massena • Sarah White of...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6:36 am
DEKALB -- A Richville woman was charged Tuesday after allegedly striking her husband in the face causing injury in front of their one-year-old child, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputie...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6:14 am
0620 Suspicious male subject on Park Street 0723 Larceny in Ives Park 0814 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call 1055 Patrols responded and assisted a subject who was locked out of a bedroom 1101 Dispat...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6:07 am
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate dropped by 1 percent last month from April 2015, according to the Department of Labor. They say the jobless rate was 6.2 percent last month, down from 7.2 perce...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6:07 am
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City School District will accept universal pre-kindergarten applications at the end of the month. Applicants must be 4 years old by Dec. 1 and an Ogdensburg resident. Applicat...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6:07 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Tuesday, May 24, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Stewart's Shops, with many stores in St. Lawrence County, issues reca...
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