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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 5:08 pm
By ADAM ATKINSON North Country This Week CANTON – The Canton town board has decided to close 11 town accounts to streamline municipal accounting duties. The accounts were savings and money market acco...
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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 5:07 pm
Above is Connie Hatch-Young, who is a regular Colton remembrance tree sponsor. COLTON -- Fifty-two Remembrance Trees were lighted by the Town of Colton on Friday, December 7. The trees, sponsored by i...
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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 5:05 pm
The St. Lawrence County Trappers Association will once again sponsor local teens to attend state Department of Environmental Conservation camps next summer. DEC’s summer camp program provides quality,...
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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 10:34 am
POTSDAM – The Town Council has approved a new three-year contract with the 11 members of Teamsters Local 687 who work in the town offices. Under the agreement, the members working full time will each...
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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 10:23 am
OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg man was charged by state police with felony contempt and other offenses early Sunday and was reported held in custody. Larry F. Latimer, 47, was arrested following a compla...
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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 10:22 am
POTSDAM -- Ryan L. McLean, 35, Potsdam, was charged Saturday by Potsdam police with second-degree harassment: physical contact, resisting arrest, and unlawful possession of marijuana after Potsdam pol...
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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 10:20 am
MASSENA -- A Massena man was charged by state police with first-offense driving while intoxicated, illegal signal, and unregistered vehicle Saturday night. Troopers stopped Kristopher M. Hull, 39, at...
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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 10:19 am
POTSDAM -- Village police charged five people with various vehicle and traffic offenses Saturday. Cole J. Morehouse, 27, Potsdam, was clocked driving at 45 mph in the 30 mph zone on Clarkson Avenue at...
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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 10:17 am
Potsdam Police Department blotter, Dec. 15 0107 Alarm activation on Market Street 0152 Traffic stop on Elm Street 0156 Assist other Law Enforcement Agency 0229 Local law on Market Street 0231 Local la...
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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 8:22 am
Canton Trustee Beth Bullock Larrabee, left, is sworn in by village clerk Sally Noble. Klaus Proemm, recently re-elected Canton trustee, left, is sworn in by village clerk Sally Noble. By ADAM ATKINSO...
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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 8:15 am
MASSENA -- The Board of Education on Thursday appointed a teaching assistant and several substitutes, and okayed leaves of absence and resignations. The board appointed Rachael Janos a Jefferson Eleme...
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Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 8:12 am
MASSENA – The Polar Express Movie Adventure for children and families will be held Dec. 16 at the St. Lawrence Centre mall, 6100 Saint Lawrence Ctr. La Posh Kids Couture is hosting the event which wil...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 5:27 pm
By ADAM ATKINSON North Country This Week CANTON – Members for a joint ethics committee have been chosen by the town and village boards here. Former legislator and recent Democrat congressional candida...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 5:25 pm
CANTON – The town and village boards of Canton have both approved several agreements between the two municipalities which outline how they share services. Shared services between the village and town...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 5:24 pm
POTSDAM -- In the first year of adding TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) to their program, the Master of Arts in Teaching Program at Clarkson University’s Capital Region Campus h...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:16 am
By CRAIG FREILICH North Country Now POTSDAM -- The Town of Potsdam is considering a moratorium on approval for some solar electric installations so they can devise appropriate building code provisions...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:14 am
GOUVERNEUR – Gary L. Mashaw, 72, Gouverneur, was arrested by state police Friday and charged with first-degree sexual abuse: contact with an individual less than 11 years old, a felony. The arrest is...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:14 am
HOPKINTON – Investigation of a property damage accident in Hopkinton Friday morning led to several charges by state police against Jennifer L. Crump, 43, St. Regis Falls. Troopers say they held Crump...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:12 am
OSWEGATCHIE – Steven E. Davis, 28, Ogdensburg, was charged by state police Saturday morning with second-degree criminal contempt: disobeying a court order following an investigation that began Dec. 5....
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:10 am
GOUVERNEUR – Dustin A. Hitsman, 30, Gouverneur, was issued appearance tickets by state police Thursday afternoon charging him with petit larceny and second-degree criminal impersonation, both misdemea...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:09 am
MASSENA – Robert W. Ayotte, 55, Massena, was in a property damage accident investigated by state police early Saturday. Troopers say the accident occurred on North Raquette Road near O’Neil Road at ab...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:09 am
POTSDAM – In separate incidents Friday, Potsdam police made arrests on charges of attempted assault, drug possession, and numerous vehicle and traffic violations. Jesse J. Howland, Sr., 37, Russell, w...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:06 am
Potsdam Police Department blotter, Dec. 14 0933 Lost property at 38 Main Street 1004 Motor vehicle accident on Lawrence Avenue 1057 Records check at 38 Main Street 1137 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 8:14 am
Joe Marsh, who retired in 2012 after a 26-year tenure as the men's hockey coach at St. Lawrence University, has returned to Appleton Arena as a women's hockey volunteer assistant coach for the 2018-19...
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 8:11 am
Four Lakers recorded double digits as Oswego State posted a 68-50 win over the St. Lawrence University men's basketball team in non-conference action on Friday evening in Oswego, New York. First-year...
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