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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 5:39 pm
BRIER HILL -- Volunteers from the North Country Chapter of the American Red Cross provided immediate emergency aid to seven people after a fire Thursday morning on Water Street. A news release from Re...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 5:36 pm
Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresa, introduced legislation that she says would outlaw the licensing of certain “predatory” third-party vendors from selling access to vehicle registration servic...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 5:35 pm
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM -- Potsdam Central School has begun preliminary discussion about next year’s school budget and the financial situation does not look promising, according to Potsdam Central Sch...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 2:32 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science Dr. Mario Wriedt has been given a prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER award for his work on the desi...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 2:32 pm
St. Lawrence County lost 100 farm jobs in Dec. 2017 compared to the same time in 2016. St. Lawrence County had 39,100 non-farm jobs last December and 39,200 jobs in December of 2016, a -3 percent chan...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 12:51 pm
WEST STOCKHOLM – West Stockholm and Brasher-Winthrop firefighters extinguished a chimney fire at an Old Market Road house this morning. West Stockholm Fire Chief Robert White, Jr. said the fire was co...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 12:43 pm
Photo by Morristown firefighter Kevin Crosby, courtesy of WWNY-tv By CRAIG FREILICH MORRISTOWN – Three children and their father escaped a fire in their Water Street home this morning and have been...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 11:53 am
NORTH. LAWRENCE -- A total of $240 was collected from North Lawrence’s first memory tree and will be donated to the North Lawrence Food Pantry. Carrie Sequin from Cuts and a Bit More sold memory ribbo...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 11:53 am
North Country Sen. Betty Little, R-Queensbury, and her Senate Republican majority colleagues proposed part of their 2018 legislative agenda that focuses on making the tax burden more affordable for in...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 11:51 am
By THOMAS LUCKIE III OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education approved several retirements, appointed several new employees, and reviewed anticipated staffing needs at Tues...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 11:19 am
DEKALB — State police said they charged a man with drug possession on U.S. Highway 11 on Wednesday. Casey R. Miller, 28, Lockport, was charged at 3:20 p.m. with unlawful possession of marijuana, drivi...
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Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 11:18 am
NORFOLK — A Norfolk man was involved in a property-damage accident on Sober Street on Wednesday, according to state police. Kevin S. Lazore, 53, was the driver. The incident took place near CR 48A and...
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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.
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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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