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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 12:14 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH NorthCountryNow.com POTSDAM -- The Village of Potsdam has made an offer to a Morristown man to fill the fire department’s open paid driver position, but the prospective driver has tu...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 12:11 pm
Breeziness today will continue and accompany showers that are likely to cover the North Country tonight, Saturday and Saturday night, the National Weather Service predicts. High temperatures today and...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 12:11 pm
POTSDAM -- "Angry Rain: A Brief Memoir," written by the late acclaimed Mohawk poet and longtime writer-in-residence at SUNY Potsdam, Maurice Kenny,  has been published by the State Univerisyt of New Y...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 9:39 am
OSWEGATCHIE — An Ogdensburg man was charged with driving while impaired by drugs and drug possession Thursday morning, according to state police. Christopher W. Austin, 32, was charged with first-degr...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 9:03 am
MASSENA -- Massena police may step up enforcing right-of-way laws in a pedestrian crossing on Main Street. Mayor Tim Currier said he received a complaint of safety problems near the former Clopman’s b...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 9:03 am
ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY — Total cargo shipments via the St. Lawrence Seaway (March 29 to September 30) reached 25.7 million metric tons, up 4.1 percent over the same time period in 2017. In the thick of t...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 9:03 am
Over 30 artists around St. Lawrence County are opening their workspaces for the public to visit on Saturday, Nov. 3 and Sunday, Nov. 4 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. SLC Arts publishes a free brochure so anyone...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 6:15 am
HEUVELTON — An Ogdensburg resident was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation following an Oct. 18 traffic stop, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Jacob J. Birchland, 33, was...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 6:11 am
POTSDAM -- A Bronx man was charged with driving more than twice the speed limit on Maple Street Thursday night, according to Potsdam police. Truman A. Jones, 18, was cited for speed in zone at 11:38 p...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 6:09 am
0025 Traffic Stop Maple Street 0043 Potsdam Fire dispatched to a call 0314 Assist fire department Market Street 0314 Potsdam Fire dispatched to call 0612 Burglar Alarm Elm Street 0743 Assist Citizen 3...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 5:57 am
POTSDAM -- Big Lots will have a grand opening of its newly remodeled store in Potsdam on Friday, Oct. 26. This store will “reflect a new format,” said a press release from the company. There will be a...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 5:57 am
NORWOOD — At the Oct. 16 Norwood-Norfolk Central school board meeting the board approved several winter and spring coaches for this year. Winter coaches: Becky Byrns, boys JV basketball; Nate Plantz,...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 5:57 am
CANTON — The Canton Knights of Columbus recently donated two cases of winter coats to Hermon-DeKalb Central School as part of their Coats for Kids program. Each year the Knights donate to a different...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 5:30 pm
FORT COVINGTON -- Efisio Mascia, 36, a citizen of Italy residing in Ibiza, Spain, was arrested Tuesday after a high-speed flight from Border Patrol on New York State Route 37 near Malone. The arrested...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 5:28 pm
A Hogansburg man on Wednesday was sentenced to more than a year in prison for possessing untaxed cigarettes. Ian Tarbell, 46, who was convicted of possession of contraband cigarettes, was sentenced to...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:02 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, Oct. 18, determined by number of page views and NCNow editorial staff: • Man charged with possessing metal knuckles following fight at Pot...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:02 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they picked up Matthew R. Williams, 28, of Westwood Drive, Massena on a warrant at 9:44 p.m. Tuesday on Westwood Drive. He was turned over to sheriff deputies, police sai...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 2:49 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Heather Addison, 33, of Danforth Place, Massena with harassment at 1:20 p.m. Wednesday on Danforth Place.
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 2:48 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged eight drivers with traffic counts: • Ethan P. McGee, 25, of Kent Street, Massena was charged with uninspected motor vehicle at 9:34 a.m. Wednesday o...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 2:46 pm
St. Lawrence County gained 200 non-farm jobs in September compared to the same month last year, according to the Department of Labor. There were 39,300 non-farm jobs last month and 39,100 the same mon...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 2:39 pm
 By ANDY GARDNERNorth Country Now MASSENA -- The Town Council on Wednesday agreed to a request for proposals for a local government consolidation study. The town and village are funding the study, whi...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 2:37 pm
POTSDAM — Tom Chappell, the Executive Director of Helping Hands of Potsdam, and Betty Connolly, a Helping Hands Board Member, are the guests on North Country Matters, the local public affairs video ma...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 12:43 pm
HOPKINTON — A Potdam woman was charged with unlawfully dealing with a minor on Oct. 16 at Lamphere’s Market, 2798 SH 11B, according to state police. Allexis F. Charleston, 22, was charged with procuri...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 12:20 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON North Country Now OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg City Manager Sarah Purdy is proposing a 16-cent increase in the tax rate from $19.77 to $19.93 per $1,000 of assessed property value. The spen...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 12:18 pm
Stewart’s Shops Corp. is recalling units of Stewart’s Shops brand Cranberry Apple Refresher 16 fluid oz. because the product may contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy to milk run the ris...
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