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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 12:12 am
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON — The village board of trustees has agreed to take over the responsibility for a state Brownfield Opportunity Area grant that the town applied for last year. The grant totals $...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 6:26 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital officials at their Monday board meeting said they are working with frequently admitted patients to address their health problems before they need a...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 5:42 pm
St. Lawrence County will receive $200,279 in support of emergency response dispatch operations under a bill recently signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Statewide, $10 million in 2018-2019 grant funds will a...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 5:39 pm
COLTON -- Department of Conservation rangers rescued a lost hiker in town of Colton Thursday, Aug. 17 in Iron Pond. The DEC said the 61-year-old female hiker from Los Angeles, CA, had been missing sin...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 5:34 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- New signs touting Massena Central varsity champion teams and athletes will be installed on three roadways leading into town, the Board of Education decided at their Thursday...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 3:16 pm
WADDINGTON – A Waddington woman was arrested by state police for allegedly menacing another person at Sharlow’s Service Station Friday, Aug. 17 at 2:15 p.m. According to state police, Tammy J. Raleigh...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 2:34 pm
William Hill, Edwards, right, was the winner of a painting of Azure Mountain and its fire tower by Saranac Lake artist Sandra Hldreth, left, and donated to Azure Mountain Friends' raffle. EDWARDS --...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 2:32 pm
From left, chamber board member Michael Thayer, Cam’s employees Michael Calascibetta and Shayne Roach, chamber board member Craig Chevalier, Cam’s owners Tracee and Jeff Lago and Tony Calascibetta, a...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 2:29 pm
MASSENA -- After a hearing that drew no public comment, the Town Council passed a six-month solar farm moratorium. Town attorney Eric Gustafson said the temporary ban includes an exclusion for small-s...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 2:20 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Robert E. Wilson, 29, of Washington Street, Massena with first-degree criminal contempt, first-degree harassment: stalking, fourth-degree stalking and second...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 2:17 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Christopher Lefrancois, 46, of Douglas Road, Massena with fourth-degree criminal mischief: preventing emergency call and child endangerment at 10;10 p.m. Sun...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 2:16 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they picked up Kurtis P. Moore, 26, of Martin Street, Massena on a state police warrant at 9:15 p.m. Friday.
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 1:59 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged four people with traffic counts: • Anne M. Bishop, 58, of Maple Street, Massena was charged with driving while intoxicated, no license and failure t...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 1:18 pm
POTSDAM -- The State University of New York at Potsdam recently honored hundreds of high school students from St. Lawrence County who earned college credit through its College in High School Program d...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 1:07 pm
Local students receiving degrees from Alfred State this spring were: • Edward Newcombe, Rensselaer Falls, automotive service technician associate’s degree in occupational studies • Brian Plourde, Mass...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 11:40 am
Dry weather and slightly above normal temperatures are expected across the North Country with high pressure over the region. Most of Tuesday will be dry as well, but a slow moving low pressure system...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 11:39 am
Students at the Summer Musical Theater Camp in Madrid work on a number. MADRID -- The Arts Program of NNY held its first Summer Musical Theater Camps from Aug. 6-10 in Madrid. There were 3 camps with...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 9:49 am
The NNY Bassmasters completed their sixth tournament of the season on Cranberry Lake on Aug. 18. The top winning teams were: 1st: Bob Marceau & Dick Garlock (Ogdensburg, Alexandria Bay) with 18.36...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 9:44 am
MASSENA — A Massena man faces a felony following an alleged domestic dispute Monday morning at a residence on Bucktown Road at around 12:55 a.m., according to state police. Nicholas R. Wolcott, 22, wa...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 9:43 am
OGDENSBURG— A New Jersey woman was cited for pot possession at the Riverview Correctional Facility, 1110 Tibbits Dr., on Saturday morning, according to state police. Yokaira H. Bautista, 22, was cited...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 9:15 am
MASSENA -- The Board of Education hired teachers, teacher aides, sports coaches and accepted leaves of absence, resignations and retirements. The board voted last Thursday to approve teachers includin...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 9:14 am
A recent U.S. Senate bill includes $20 million to help rural communities in St. Lawrence County and elsewhere address the opioid crisis. U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Senator...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 9:13 am
POTSDAM -- The National String Project at the Crane School of Music invites interested students age 8-14 to join a beginning harp class. The class will be offered twice a week on Mondays and Wednesday...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 8:49 am
MASSENA -- A  Massena High School graduate has been named the 2018 recipient of the Jeannette and Saul Rosenbaum Memorial Scholarship. Alexa Drumm will receive $500 toward her first year of college st...
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Monday, August 20, 2018 - 8:44 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University coaches nominated students from Canton and Waddington for Chi Alpha Sigma, recognizing outstanding college student-athletes who excel in the classroom, in their sport...
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