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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 5:34 pm
The Department of Civil Service announced the next holding of the Professional Career Opportunities (PCO) exam will be held April 6, 7, and 13 in locations throughout the state. The PCO exam is antici...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 5:33 pm
CANTON -- Long-time North Country Public Radio station manager Ellen Rocco has announced her retirement as of June 30, 2019. Ms. Rocco joined NCPR in 1980 as development director and was promoted to s...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 5:31 pm
By THOMAS LUCKIE IIINorth Country Now OGDENSBURG – A donation of $10,000 from James France was approved by the Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education at their Jan. 14 meeting. France, who...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 3:18 pm
Above, MMH board chair Sue Bellor speaks in her own defense during a hearing on Town Supervisor Steve O'Shaughnessy's decision to remove her from the board. By ANDY GARDNERNorth Country Now Updated 4:...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 2:39 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center recently welcomed Dr. Aathi Thiyaga (Aathirayen Thiyagarajah), a board-certified physician in pain management, and physical medicine and rehabilitation. He...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 2:37 pm
POTSDAM -- Potsdam Co-op is offering a 20 percent discount to federal employees affected by the shutdown, many of whom have not been paid since December. The shutdown is now in its sixth week. “Everyo...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:37 am
CANTON -- The St. Lawrence County Soil and Water Conservation District is accepting orders for the 2019 annual tree seedling and shrub program through March 1. Tree pick-up date is expected to be Marc...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:37 am
OGDENSBURG -- Terry R. LaValley, bishop of the Diocese of Ogdensburg, says he believes there is a misunderstanding as to his position on a new state law that would eliminate the statute of limitations...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:36 am
By ANDY GARDNERNorth Country Now MASSENA -- Opinions over which institution Massena Memorial Hospital should choose as an affiliate took center stage at a Monday night public comment session at the MM...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 9:09 am
A warm front will produce a period of light snow, which will transition to a light wintry mix of sleet, freezing rain, and snow by Wednesday afternoon, according to the National Weather Forecast (NWS)...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 9:08 am
Ella Shreffler Pack 26 Receives her award from Cubmaster Chris as other Scouts patiently wait their turn for their award. Photo submitted by Chris Gates. GOUVERNEUR – Gouverneur Cub Scout Pack #2035...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 6:43 am
Ogdensburg police blotter, Jan. 21 • Larceny reported at 8:05 p.m. on Knox Street. Incident report filed. • Fire alarm activation at Walmart on Ford Street at 7:27 p.m. Alarm was pulled on accident. •...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 6:29 am
POTSDAM — A Lisbon woman was arrested Tuesday morning following a Dec. 3 complaint that she violated an order of protection, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Tammy J. Raleigh, 53,...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 6:26 am
POTSDAM -- A Massena woman was charged Monday following a property-damage accident at the intersection of Sandstone Drive and Market Street, according to Potsdam police. Leila L. Boyea, 54, was charge...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 6:24 am
0104 Traffic stop on Market Street 0333 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0515 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0541 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1008 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 5:50 am
MACOMB — A Heuvelton man was charged Monday with raping a child under the age of 15, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Anthony J. Butterfield, 21, was charged with second-degree rap...
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Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 5:50 am
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University has established "3+2" cooperative bachelor's/master's degree programs with Chongqing Jiaotong University and Xiamen University of Technology in China. Participants in th...
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Monday, January 21, 2019 - 7:32 pm
By ANDY GARDNER North Country Now MASSENA -- Following weeks of tensions between the Town Council and hospital Board of Managers that have spilled into public, the two boards met in closed-door sessio...
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Monday, January 21, 2019 - 5:58 pm
The office of Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, R-Schuylerville, is part of a group of Republicans in the House of Representatives co-sponsoring a bill aimed at preventing government shutdowns in the futu...
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Monday, January 21, 2019 - 5:57 pm
MASSENA – The state Department of Environmental Conservation DEC is relocating mussels from the lower Grasse River before a cleanup project to remove polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) begins next year,...
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Monday, January 21, 2019 - 3:00 pm
The office of Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, R-Schuylerville, is part of a group of Republicans in the House of Representatives co-sponsoring a bill aimed at preventing government shutdowns in the futu...
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Monday, January 21, 2019 - 2:59 pm
Photo submitted by North Country Children’s Museum. POTSDAM — The North Country Children's Museum Fundraiser Gala at Clarkson's Adirondack Lodge on Saturday, Jan. 19, raised $5,500 to support the mus...
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Monday, January 21, 2019 - 2:56 pm
By THOMAS LUCKIE IIINorth Country Now OGDENSBURG – The Ogdensburg City School District Board of Education approved several retirements at their Jan. 14 meeting. School counselor Richard Christy and sc...
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Monday, January 21, 2019 - 11:46 am
MASSENA – The Massena Fire Station, 34 Andrews St., will be open as a warming station for anyone needing a place to stay during the sub-zero weather. Massena Mayor Timmy J Currier said the fire statio...
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Monday, January 21, 2019 - 10:42 am
MASSENA -- The Town Council will hold a special meeting at 2 p.m. today, Monday, Jan. 21 to discuss a contract issue with Massena Memorial Hospital. Town Supervisor Steve O'Shaughnessy said he expects...
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