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Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 11:31 am
CANTON -- An 18-year-old Lisbon man was charged with pot possession, inadequate tail lamps and depositing refuse on highway at 9:45 a.m. on the Morley Potsdam Road. He was issued an appearance ticket....
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Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 11:22 am
Donna Lee Brown was charged with unsafe turn at 11:56 p.m. on LaFayette Street. Dale R. Bouchey, was charged with inadequate plate lamp at 11:21 p.m. on State Street. Emma J. Robillard was charged wit...
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Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 10:59 am
0023 Assist Other Law Enforcement Agency 0041 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0912 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0930 Alarm Activation on Lower Cherry Street 0930 Potsdam Fire dispatched to...
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Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 10:54 am
CANTON – Two Ogdensburg residents face methamphetamine making charges following a report of squatters on Riverside Drive in Canton, according to village police. Joshua Bouchey, 39, of Ogdensburg was c...
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Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 8:28 am
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- the new Parker Avenue Bridge is mostly complete and could open by late summer, according to a Department of Transportation official. “Last I talked to the field engineer, he...
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Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 8:25 am
POTSDAM -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded a $75,000 People, Prosperity and the Planet grant to Clarkson University The grant will be used to develop a more efficient ammoni...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 5:08 pm
MASSENA —The Dwight D. Eisenhower Visitors' Center, located at the U. S. Eisenhower Lock, is open to the public and will remain open through Labor Day, Sept. 3. The Visitors' Center hours of operation...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 5:07 pm
WADDINGTON -- Cub Scout Pack 38 recently visited the St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Department and the 911 Call Center in Canton. The scouts brought donuts and a fruit basket for the deputies and dispa...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 2:42 pm
POTSDAM — John and Chantel Lawrence are pictured above receiving the Mother's Day basket donated by the Canton-Potsdam Hosptial Guild for the birth of their baby girl born May 14 at 1:36 a.m. She was...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 2:40 pm
The state Department of Environmental Conservation is warning people in the North Country that, due to the Memorial Day Weekend, trailheads parking areas and campsite will fill early. The DEC says vis...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 2:37 pm
• City-wide garage sales planned in Ogdensburg • Memorial Day flag presentation ceremony planned in Potsdam • Hiking trail at Morristown Red Barn Preserve opens • Chicken BBQ set for Saturday at Colto...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:44 am
OGDENSBURG — Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center Auxiliary members are now selling “Run For The Green” raffle tickets. Ticket are $10 each and on sale through June 29. First prize: $2,000 sponsored by CHMC...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:43 am
Pictured are Jakob Smith, John Mitchell, Theron Maldonado, Den Leader Roswell Smith, Noah Terrell, Calvin Bourdette and Jacob Church. CANTON — Local Cub Scout Tiger Den Pack 11 recently planted an a...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:16 am
GOUVERNEUR — A Gouverneur man was arrested Thursday following a fraud complaint made to state police May 21. Tyler W. Douglas, 25, was charged with third-degree grand larceny and first-degree falsifyi...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:16 am
LOUISIVLLE — A Massena man was charged with drug possession on Wallace Road on Thursday night, according to state police. Shawn R. Mitchell, 42, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana at 9:...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:15 am
STOCKHOLM — A Fulton resident was involved in a property-damage accident on SH 11B on Thursday evening, according to state police. Brittanie E. Brockway, 27, was the driver. The incident took place ar...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 10:50 am
In back from left are Dan Sullivan-Catlin of the Teacher’s Association, Luke Allen, Trent Tatum, and High School Principal Mrs. Robin Fetter; front, Vanessa Prashaw and Meagan LaShomb. NORWOOD -- The...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 10:36 am
St. Lawrence County residents likely received an Amber Alert on their phones at shortly after 10 a.m., but Emergency Services Director Michael LeCuyer says it was not put out by local officials. LeCuy...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 10:02 am
OGDENBSBURG -- Colby-Sawyer College has named Hunter Crary of Ogdensburg to the dean's list for spring 2018. Crary, who majors in history and political studies, is a member of the class of 2019.
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 9:25 am
  The garage in Lousville was ablaze when firefighters arrived. Photo by Brian Chisolm. By CRAIG FREILICH LOUISVILLE – The wooden half of a garage on State Rt. 37B was totally destroyed by fire Thursd...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 9:22 am
St. Lawrence County's unemployment rate in April was 6.5 percent, said the Department of Labor. This compares to 6.6 percent in Jefferson County, and 6.4 percent in Franklin. The overall, state-wide u...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 7:47 am
RUSSELL — A Hermon man was charged with criminal possession of a weapon on Belleville Road on May 24, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Kermit A. Briggs, 62, was charged with fourth...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 6:12 am
0002 Traffic stop on Pierrepont Avenue 0029 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0737 Suspicious person on Racquette Road 0932 Traffic stop on Lawrence Avenue 1003 Assist citizen on Lawrence Av...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 6:03 am
By ADAM ATKINSON CANTON — Term limits for the mayor, trustees and village clerk/treasurer will be extended to four years from two. The village board approved a local law extending the terms at their m...
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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 6:03 am
Pictured in front, from left, Stasun Hebert, Funeral Director, LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home; Sean McNamara, President, Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce; Nicole Larue, Owner/Funeral Directo...
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