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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 5:26 pm
MASSENA —New York Power Authority crews will begin removing the docks and buoys along the St. Lawrence River in the vicinity of its St. Lawrence-FDR Power Project beginning the week of Oct. 22. Docks...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 5:26 pm
From left, Samuel F. Westurn, Nichole Westurn, Caitlin Agaman and Felix Cirino OGDENSBURG -- Four people are jailed after the county Sheriff’s Office says deputies found them with about 1,000 packets...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 5:26 pm
By MATT LINDSEYNorth Country Now POTSDAM – In an attempt to expand and make the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce’s annual Halloween celebration more family-friendly, the event has been renamed “Fright Fest...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 5:26 pm
By ANDY GARDNERNorth Country Now MASSENA -- A proposal that has drawn heated debate in the past unanimously passed at Tuesday’s village board meeting with no discussion. The board voted to let DPW Sup...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 4:23 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Friday, Oct. 19, determined by number of page views and NCNow editorial staff: • Morristown man turns down offer of paid fire driver position in Pot...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 2:55 pm
NORWOOD -- Brett R. Jesmer, son of Carlie and Irving Robinson, Norwood, and the late Clifford Jesmer, received a doctoral degree in ecology this summer from the University of Wyoming. He studied the...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 2:31 pm
NORWOOD -- Norwood Public Library offers story time on Fridays at 10:30 a.m. In October seasonal stories will be featured. This free program includes early literacy activities, music, and crafts. Cont...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 2:30 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce has named Robert “Storm” Cilley their 2018 Citizen of the Year. Cilley “has been active in the City of Ogdensburg and surrounding communities f...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 1:59 pm
Maureen Taylor of SUNY Potsdam was presented her award by then-Alumni President Mike Paestella, Class of 1995. SUNY Potsdam | Submitted POTSDAM -- The SUNY Potsdam Alumni Association honored Maureen...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 12:14 pm
By CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country Now 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 turne...
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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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