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Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 9:14 am
By ANDY GARDNER North Country This Week MASSENA -- A payment Massena Memorial Hospital received from the sale of one of their insurance providers reduced what would have been a one-month loss of nearl...
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Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 9:14 am
Mary Ann Ashley | Canton town supervisor Pictured from left are Scott McIntyre, site manager, Enel Green Power North America; Town Councilman Phil LaMarche; Kevin Webb, hydro licensing manager; EGPNA...
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Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 9:14 am
CANTON – Canton’s village and town historian positions, both held now for several years by Linda Casserly, will be combined into one shared services job under the auspices of the town. Both town and v...
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Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 6:42 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions on Tuesday. Those charged included: • Andrew A. Sisto, 18, Potsdam, was cited for speed in zone on Maple Street fo...
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Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 6:30 am
0101 Traffic Stop Maple Street 0115 Traffic Stop Garden Street 0222 Traffic Stop Market Street 0420 Traffic Stop Market Street 0625 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0642 Traffic Stop Clough Street...
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Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 6:13 am
New Yorkers, including those in St. Lawrence County, are being advised to follow the food safety alert from the Centers for Disease Control to not eat romaine lettuce due to an E. coli outbreak. The C...
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Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 6:13 am
Cheryl Shumway | NCTW MASSENA — The Festival of Trees fundraiser for local charities runs November 19 through December 16 at St. Lawrence Centre Mall. People may support the charity of their choice b...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 7:34 pm
By ANDY GARDNER  North Country Now MASSENA -- The village mayor says if they and school district hire an armed police officer to patrol Massena schools, the position will be "vastly different" than in...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 5:17 pm
POTSDAM – The village will be opening bids submitted by potential suppliers of a new trackless municipal sidewalk tractor Nov. 26. The current Trackless is more than 15 years old, explained Department...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 5:12 pm
    From left are Heuvelton CSD Superintendent Jesse Coburn, Floor Fiers, President, and Audrey Law, Vice President of the Kalon-Kixioc Chapter of the ODK National Leadership Honor Society, and Chris...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 5:10 pm
State Police are seeking help identifying an alleged burglar in Cranberry Lake. Troopers responded to a residence in Cranberry Lake for a report of a burglary. An unknown suspect(s) unlawfully entere...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 3:29 pm
By ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country This Week CANTON – The village is applying for a federal Community Development Block Grant to help with the rebuild of the Dairy Queen at 51 Gouverneur St. The restaurant...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 3:26 pm
POTSDAM -- Physician assistant Timothy Cristman has joined the medical staff of St. Lawrence Health System’s Canton-Potsdam Hospital. He will work out of the Urgent Care Center at the Helen Snell Chee...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 3:23 pm
The St. Lawrence Seaway had one of its busiest months of the season in October, fueled by increases in shipments of grain, salt and construction materials. Canada’s Chamber of Marine Commerce reports...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 2:32 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged the following motorists: • Jennifer St. Pierre, 21, of state Route 37B, Massena was charged with inadequate brakelight at 8:51 p.m. Saturday on Nort...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 2:04 pm
These Massena Central High students are on the High Honor Roll for the first marking period: Grade 9, Sophia Bolster, Mara Brown, Sophia Brown, Cooper Cecot, Elizabeth Cichetti, Aiden Coleman, Logan...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 1:40 pm
Simon Roome, chorus bass section leader at Madrid-Waddington Central School, will be among 550 students from around the country performing at the National Association for Music Education’s All-Nationa...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 11:33 am
Canton runner Dan Dominie, center, thanks St. Lawrence County Public Transport drivers Larry Gnass, left, and Bryan Watson, right, for their help in taking him to spots where he resumed his 162-mile...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 11:32 am
The 2018 Market Basket Survey says there will be a nearly 18 percent price increase for the average Thanksgiving Day dinner over last year's meal for St. Lawrence County residents and those across the...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 11:29 am
LAKE PLACID — Arch rivals St. Lawrence University and Clarkson University are set to meet Saturday night’s, Nov. 24, during the NBT Bank Thanksgiving Faceoff, at 7 p.m.. Saturday’s game will be consid...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 10:02 am
State police said they responded to several vehicle accidents on Monday across St. Lawrence County. • Thomas F. Wilbur, 54, Norwood, was involved in an accident around 6:50 a.m. on CR 31 in Waddington...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 9:15 am
Revised 9:47 a.m. Nov. 20, 2018 By CRAIG FREILICH North Country Now POTSDAM – After a disturbance recently at the village offices in the Civic Center, the village administrator says he will be taking...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 9:05 am
OGDENSBURG -- St. Lawrence County native Eric Brunet has written a historic thriller about the high seas, pirates, lost treasure, and love titled “– “Samaritan Wars – The Angelica.” Samaritan Wars ta...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 9:05 am
CANTON – The state Labor Department released its jobs and unemployment data for October recently. St. Lawrence County’s number of non-farm jobs in October was 39,900 compared to 39,800 at the same tim...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 7:18 am
Ogdensburg police blotter, Nov. 19 • Bethanne F. Bishop was cited for failure to stop for a stop sign on Albany Avenue at 7:44 p.m. • Kevin M. Ellis was cited for blocking the sidewalk with his vehicl...
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