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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 6:41 am
Ogdensburg police blotter, Feb. 20 • Report of a fire on Railroad Street at 9:40 p.m. Incident report filed. • Tammy Conger was cited for inadequate tail light on Lafayette Street at 8:49 p.m. • Dylan...
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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 6:00 am
Following the governor’s proposal to close three New York State prisons in 2019, Senator Patty Ritchie and Assembly members Ken Blankenbush and Mark Walczyk are calling on the public to show their sup...
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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 6:00 am
Photo submitted by Colton United Methodist Church. COLTON — Colton United Methodist Church has brought a food pantry to their front yard. The box, which stands in front of the church, allows anyone i...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:33 pm
The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for the North Country as incoming precipitation could make roads slick on Wednesday night and Thursday morning. Meteorologists expec...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:29 pm
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital officials are warning people of a phone scam. They say fraudsters are attempting to sell insurance on behalf of MMH. “MMH is not, nor ever has solicited in such a...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:28 pm
By JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country Now OGDENSBURG – A contract that would allow for Ogdensburg Riverfest, a massive concert, to be held within city limits won’t be finalized until at least March 11. The cit...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:27 pm
By ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country Now CANTON – The Family Dollar at 2 Main St., dogged by a C deficiency rating from state health inspections last year for the presence of rodent feces inside the store, w...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 2:42 pm
Potsdam firefighters were preparing for an inspection of the Pine Street house to see if they could determine the cause and origin of this afternoon’s fire. North Country Now photo by Craig Freilich....
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 2:39 pm
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital Board of Managers is changing the date of their next meeting, citing the recent board upheaval at the hands of the town supervisor. They will now meet March 4 at 4...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 2:39 pm
POTSDAM -- An anonymous donor is supporting family memberships to the North Country Children’s Museum for those left homeless by the recent apartment fire in Potsdam, said a press release from the mus...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:09 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON North Country Now Flights from Ogdensburg and Massena to Chicago and Washington D.C. will likely begin in May, according to Skywest spokesperson Layne Watson. “We are still in the proc...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:09 pm
POTSDAM – A town councilor says she is not running for a third four-year term, and wants to let potential candidates know in time to file petitions under new early deadlines. Rose Rivezzi said the tim...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:08 pm
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand says lawmakers are reintroducing the Climate Change Education Act, legislation that would create a grant program for local education agencies, higher education institut...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 9:52 am
State police said they responded to a pair of property-damage accidents on Tuesday. • A Clayton man was involved in a property-damage accident Tuesday afternoon, according to state police. Steven A. A...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 8:55 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University received full funding on a $10 million outright gift and a $5 million planned gift from an anonymous alumnus. “The gift provides significant resources and momentum fo...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 8:55 am
POTSDAM — A Brasher Falls man was charged Tuesday following a complaint about a man with a BB gun at a business on Lawrence Avenue, according to Potsdam police. Michael McArthur, 56, was charged with...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 8:44 am
0145 Traffic stop on Park Street 0229 Traffic stop on Market Street 0231 Traffic stop on Maple Street 0416 Assist other Law Enforcement Agency 0945 Motor vehicle accident on Main Street 1043 Potsdam R...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 8:41 am
POTSDAM — A Syracuse resident was charged with failure to stop at a stop light and several other infractions following a traffic stop on Market Street Tuesday night, according to Potsdam police. Josue...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 6:16 am
Ogdensburg police blotter, Feb. 19 • Report at 10:25 p.m. that a stamp was stolen. Complainant does not wish anything done at this time, Just wanted to know her options. • Danny Sekhon was cited for i...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 6:01 am
POTSDAM — A Norwood woman was charged Tuesday after allegedly stomping on another person’s cell phone on Monday, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Brittany L. Fuller, 29, was charge...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 6:01 am
LAWRENCEVILLE — A Brasher Falls resident was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation on SH 11C on Monday, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Aron K. McLaughlin, 41, was charged...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:43 am
LISBON — A woman was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs on Tuesday following a property-damage accident, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Sandra C. Denny, 60, was...
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:42 am
NORWOOD — Registration for Norwood-Norfolk Central pre-K and kindergarten will be held in the elementary office from Feb. 25 through March 1 from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. There will be an evening registrat...
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 8:04 pm
By ANDY GARDNER North Country Now MASSENA -- With support from the fire department, the village will seek public input as they consider revising the code to regulate outdoor campfires. Deputy Mayor Ma...
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 5:11 pm
Sen. Patty Ritchie is seen at the Ogdensburg Fire Department with from left Assistant Fire Chief Don McCarthy, Firefighter Blair Roethel, Firefighter Aaron Charlton, Firefighter Tim Stevenson, Firefi...
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