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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 9:59 pm
By ANDY GARDNER North Country Now MASSENA -- A concerned parent went in front of the Board of Education on Thursday and said he thinks putting an armed officer in school isn't worth the potential liab...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 5:32 pm
This map from the National Weather Service shows predicted snowfall totals as a result of the snowstorm that meteorologists say will hit Saturday night and possibly continue through Sunday night. A s...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 5:32 pm
LISBON – Sixteen local food pantries each received a check for $1,300 and ten boxes of food from the donations taken in by the 2019 Lights On the River, said organizers in a recent press release. The...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 5:32 pm
CHASE MILLS -- A Chase Mills couple recently lost $1,200 to an internet scam and say they want to warn others so it doesn’t happen to them. Sandra Kerr said she was scrolling through a Google search r...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 4:36 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, Jan. 17, determined by number of page views and NCNow editorial staff: • CFC denied use of 25 Court Street building to house Canton congre...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 2:38 pm
CANTON -- The League of Women Voters of St. Lawrence County is highlighting the passage of several key voting reforms by the NYS legislature this week that the local chapter feels finally move the sta...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 2:37 pm
Author Kiley Frank, of Canton, has penned a children’s book. CANTON – Canton author Kiley Frank has written a new book with acclaimed illustrator Aaron Meshon for young readers. The 32-page “Tomorrow...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 2:34 pm
By JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country Now OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg’s Land Bank is looking to purchase 11 properties with it’s first round of state funding. The newly formed board reviewed the city’s 43 surplus...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 11:54 am
The St. Lawrence culinary team included Brandy Bogardus, Dana Dining Hall cook; Jeff Kennedy, Dana catering cook; Wendy Lawton, Northstar Café leader; and, Justin Martin, Dana Dining Hall baker. CANT...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 11:52 am
MASSENA -- The Massena Fire Department recently held elections and named their officers for 2019. They picked Tim Quenneville as chief, Paul Brownell as first assistant chief, Patrick O'Brien as secon...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 11:52 am
The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation says tonnage on the waterway during the 2018 navigation season totaled 40.9 million metric tons and is the highest since 2007. Much of the credit for the...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 10:45 am
MASSENA -- Amanda Marie Schell, 19, Massena, had an accident with her vehicle shortly before 4 p.m. Wednesday along Beach Marina Road at Barnhart Island Road in Massena. State police say their investi...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 10:26 am
NORFOLK – The Norfolk Town Police Department reports five arrests during December 2018. Police arrested 29 year old Daniel Grant, 1643 County Route 38, Norfolk, NY on December 12 2018 for 2nd degree C...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 9:00 am
POTSDAM - Family practitioner Leslie Strickland, MD, has joined the medical staff of St. Lawrence Health System’s Canton-Potsdam Hospital. She is practicing at Canton Family Medicine, EJ Noble Buildi...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 9:00 am
PARISHVILLE -- A Parishville-Hopkinton Central School elementary teacher plans to retire at the end of the school year. The PHCS Board of Education has approved the retirement of Mary Taylor. Taylor h...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 9:00 am
CANTON — Students and faculty from SUNY Canton's accounting and business programs are partnering with AARP Tax-Aide, the Potsdam Neighborhood Center, and SeaComm Federal Credit Union to offer free tax...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 7:51 am
RUSSELL — A Russell man was arrested Wednesday stemming from an alleged domestic dispute Jan. 16, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Alan G. Adams, 35, was charged with third-degree...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 6:41 am
Ogdensburg police blotter, Jan. 16 • Rescue personnel was dispatched to Hasbrouck Street following a report of a 1-year old having seizures. Subject taken to Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center. • Brian Gr...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 6:26 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged three motorists with driving infractions on Wednesday. Those charged included: • Oliveah B. Sears, 21, Concord, N.H., was cited for speed in zone on Maple S...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 6:24 am
0004 Disabled vehicle on Leroy Street 0033 Traffic stop on Maple Street 0047 Traffic stop on Maple Street 0134 Alarm activation on Market Street 0440 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0453 Assist Po...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 5:53 am
State Senator Joseph Griffo, R-Rome, said Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s $178 billion budget proposal, announced on Tuesday, presents some opportunities for debate, but he says a Republican counter-plan is more...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 5:53 am
Pictured from left are SeaComm Branch Manager Amy Hartford and tournament-goers Wanda Stevenson and Allison Henderson. MASSENA — SeaComm recently purchased all of the tickets for the entire Mark P. T...
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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 1:03 am
By ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country Now CANTON – A church’s plans to house its congregation in a building it just bought in the downtown Canton commercial district have been blocked once again. The Village...
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Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 11:10 pm
Massena Memorial Hospital Auxiliary vice president Debbie Willard reads a letter to the Town Council on Wednesday night. She spoke during a public comment session attended by more than 50 MMH employee...
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Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 5:31 pm
CANTON -- The SUNY Canton College Council has extended its deadline to Jan. 31 in seeking nominations from members of the community for its annual Distinguished Citizen Award. Nominations for this pre...
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