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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 7:03 pm
By ANDY GARDNER MASSENA -- Officials say activity at lots that drew public concern over their conversion to village property is stockpiling crushed stone for summer paving, not development. “We’re sto...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 5:40 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University has appointed former Clarkson University head men's hockey coach Mark Morris to lead the St. Lawrence University Skating Saints. At a formal announcement this afterno...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 5:40 pm
From left, Gene Cota, Tim Zellweger and Matthew Planty picket in front of the Verizon garage on May Road in Potsdam Tuesday, while other members of Local 1128 picket in the background. By CRAIG FREIL...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 5:35 pm
HOPKINTON -- The Hopkinton Food Pantry will not accept clothes donations from May 1 through June 6. There will be a garage sale June 4 and 5 as part of the town-wide garage sale event. To donate to th...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 2:57 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON – St. Lawrence County Legislators want state to pay for a mandated district attorney pay raise. In a resolution passed Monday, the legislature called on the state to “fully reim...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 2:55 pm
  Pictured are Alyssa Constance, Kayla Constance, Ashlynn Hogle, Lauren Ordway, Lillianna Shippee, Alyssa Farr, Afton Riley and Cathy Spaulding, one of the Friends 4 Pound Paws Foster moms, who has...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 1:36 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University is expected to announce the appointment of the next coach for its Division I Saints men’s hockey team today. Speculation has focused on former Clarkson University Coa...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 12:05 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they charged two people on Saturday evening for allegedly stealing from Walmart. Waylon T. Square, 19, of County Rte. 1, Fort Covington and Tiara Starr Cook, 20, of River...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 11:47 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam Boy Scout Troop 95 are offering to setup and remove flags for service for four holidays where American flags are traditionally flown, starting with Memorial Day. The service is mean...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 11:47 am
Congresswoman Elise Stefanik R-Willsboro, says legislation she cosponsored that will modernize the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA) to protect Americans’ privacy and provide law enforcemen...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 11:44 am
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- St. Lawrence County will use a $1.6 million windfall of tobacco settlement funding to pad its unhealthy fund balance. On Monday legislators agreed to move $1.6 million to the...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 10:28 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged four people with various drug offenses: • Brandon E. Sullivan, 32, of state Route 310, Canton was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 10:23 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they picked up a Canton man at 4:26 p.m. Monday on state Route 37 on a sheriff's department warrant for petit larceny. Brandon E. Sullivan, 32, of State Rte. 310 was turn...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 10:19 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged seven drivers: • Dustin L. Champion, 17, of Brady Road, Madrid was chartged with unsafe lane change and unsafe turn at 8:23 p.m. Monday on South Mai...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 9:52 am
OSWEGATCHIE — Ogdensburg-based state police said they charged a woman with drug possession Monday night on Lovejoy Road. Olivia P. Bender, 21, Clayton, was charged at 6:42 p.m. with seventh-degree cri...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 9:52 am
MADRID — A Lisbon resident was charged with felony criminal mischief Monday evening, according to state police. Torrey L. Merrick, 22, was charged with third-degree criminal mischief and trespassing a...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 9:51 am
POTSDAM — A Tupper Lake teen was charged with petit larceny stemming from a shoplifting complaint first reported to state police April 27. The unnamed 18-year-old was charged at the Canton state polic...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 8:51 am
The USDA is recalling products including wrap sandwiches and salads that might have been shipped to the Hannaford supermarket in Massena and other supermarkets in St. Lawrence County. The items have b...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 8:51 am
Literacy of Northern New York seeks new tutors in St. Lawrence County for its adult literacy program. Students who have worked with Literacy of Northern New York have gone on to earn their GED, obtain...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 6:51 am
Emily Pease of Massena was recently initiated into the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines, according to a press r...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 6:31 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a motorists for driving with inadequate headlights on Maple Street Monday night. Sarah M. Camhi, 21, Woodbury, was issued an appearance ticket for the above...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 6:29 am
0425 Suspicious subject at Sunoco on Market Street 0604 Burglar alarm at Save-A lot 0731 Property damage accident on Lawrence Ave 0947 Disorderly subject at CPH. 1055 Fingerprints completed on an indi...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 6:20 am
Thick fog is making visibility difficult for motorists during their morning commute in parts of St. Lawrence County. There will be areas of dense fog this morning before 9 a.m., otherwise, mostly clou...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 6:20 am
Sky Skarf partners Amber Stevens, left, and Heather Hlad. POTSDAM – Clarkson University’s Shipley Center for Innovation helped to start a travel scarf with two Lewis County women this spring. The phi...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 6:20 am
POTSDAM — A Norwood man was jailed Monday on a bench warrant following a report of a disorderly subject at Canton-Potsdam Hospital, according to Potsdam police. Nicholas M. Fiacco, 28, was taken into...
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