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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 4:52 pm
May 1 Aisha S. Scott, 41, East Stroudsburg, Penn.was charged at 12:34 a.n. with speeding, unrestrained back seat passenger less than four years old, no seat belt on back seat passenger age 8 to 15 and...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 2:53 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON – A legal claim filed by a former St. Lawrence County employee against District Attorney Mary Rain and her office has exceeded the statute of limitations, according to a law fir...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 2:51 pm
The Canton Farmers’ Market and Potsdam Farmers’ Market are both scheduled to open next week offering fresh local produce, cheeses, wines along with new incentives for SNAP-EBT card users. The Canton m...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 2:50 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University received a donation from a Laurentian couple to endow a permanent teaching position in the Department of Government. Michael Ranger ’80 and his wife, Virginia, have e...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 11:50 am
POTSDAM – St. Lawrence County Assistant District Attorney David J. Park, 25, Potsdam, has been charged with driving while intoxicated, according to state police. Troopers say they initially pulled ove...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 11:37 am
A new 30-minute high definition documentary, “Developing the Raquette River,” premieres Saturday, May 21 at 9 a.m. on WPBS-tv, which produced the program. It will be repeated the next day, Sunday, May...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 11:36 am
LISBON -- Lisbon Central School Board has named Patrick J. Farrand as superintendent of schools beginning July 1. Farrand will replace outgoing superintendent Erin Woods who served in the position for...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 10:40 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they handed out two traffic citations on Thursday: • Jon L. Larue, 25, of East Orvis Street, Massena was charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation at 6:0...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 10:38 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged two people on warrants on Thursday: • David A. Lawrence, 26, of Clark Street, Massena was charged with a St. Lawrence County Court bench warrant at 11:15 a.m...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 10:30 am
OSWEGATCHIE — Waddington, Heuvelton, Edwards and Star Lake residents were charged with drug possession following a traffic stop on County Route 15 Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. Those...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 10:29 am
POTSDAM — A Potsdam man was charged with driving while intoxicated Friday morning on Market Street following a traffic stop, according to state police. David J. Park, 25, was charged with first-offens...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 10:29 am
CLIFTON — A Star Lake resident was charged Thursday with hindering prosecution stemming from an incident first reported to state police May 4. Jenelle M. Parker, 24, was charged with third-degree hind...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 10:28 am
FINE — A Harrisville woman was charged four counts of issuing a bad check on May 3 stemming from a complaint first reported to state police April 14, according to state police. Amy J. Bennett, 39, was...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 8:59 am
As the weather turns warmer, and more motorcyclists take to the road, the St. Lawrence County Traffic Safety Program is warning drivers on two, three, four or more wheels to consider some tips during...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 8:59 am
Freshwater fishing in St. Lawrence County and across New York state kicks off May 7 with the opening of the fishing seasons for walleye, northern pike, pickerel and tiger muskellunge. Anglers can take...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 6:56 am
POTSDAM — A Chase Mills woman was charged Thursday morning following a shoplifting complaint at Price Chopper, 201 Market St., according to Potsdam police. Deborah A. Stevens, 62, was charged with pet...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 6:55 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged several motorists for driving infractions Thursday. Those charged included: • Natasha M. Shecton, 30, Potsdam, was charged with operating a motor vehicle whi...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 6:32 am
Thomas Hopsicker and Potsdam Elk Bill LaPoint. NORWOOD -- Norwood-Norfolk middle school recently selected sixth grader Thomas Hopsicker as the “Flyer of the Quarter” for the 3rd quarter. Hopsicker is...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 6:30 am
0410 Suspicious vehicle complaint on Maple Street 0720 Gas drive off at Stewart’s on Maple Street, investigation pending 0750 Larceny complaint on Market Street, Arrest made 0944 Larceny complaint on...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 6:28 am
Clarkson University Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Shane Rogers was recently elected as the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) zone 1 chair. Founded in 1893,...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 6:21 am
POTSDAM -- Several St. Lawrence County students will be among the nearly 300 students from the SUNY Potsdam Crane School of Music performing at Carnegie Hall in honor of the college’s bicentennial thi...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 5:59 am
From left, CEO David B. Acker, Alex Ashley; hospital Vice President David Bender and Mark Serago, director of The Center for Cancer Care. POTSDAM -- Canton-Potsdam Hospital’s (CPH) named Alex Ashley,...
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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 5:59 am
From left, Spring Fling committee member Francine Naccarato, United Helpers Development Director Lori A. Smithers, Richville Furniture Co-owner Ann Adams, United Helpers Management Company Board of D...
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 5:39 pm
From left, Danny Farnsworth, Phil McDonald, District Deputy Grand Master George Caswell, Bruce Truax, Worshipful Master Bernard Pitts, Charlie Cox, R. Shawn Gray, Everett Hampton and Chaplain Terry D...
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 5:37 pm
From left, Massena Police Ptl. Chris Flynn, Felicia Neahr of the Massena Drug Free Coalition and Army National Guard Spec. Christopher Deroziere and Sfc. John Capellini. MASSENA -- A prescription dru...
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