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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 3:09 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON OGDENSBURG -- Echoing warnings made at the county level in May, Ogdensburg Assessor Bruce Green says major changes will take place to the state’s STAR tax exemption. Green shared the n...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 3:08 pm
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Environmental Conservation Officers (ECOs) seized more than 1,100 pounds of undersized lobsters from Price Chopper in three different...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 3:07 pm
POTSDAM – St. Lawrence County Arts raised 75 percent of their fundraising goal for their photography studio crowdfunding campaign at AdirondackGives.org. The online campaign closed on July 17. Donatio...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 11:36 am
LAWRENCE -- A Nicholville man was charged after driving recklessly, including driving on both shoulders of the road and driving 20 mph over the speed limit Thursday night, according to state police. H...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 11:35 am
DEKALB JUNCTION -- A GoFundMe page has been created soliciting donations for the family of a 13-year-old boy who died Wednesday, July 27, from injuries caused by a UTV accident. Grant J. Woodrow, 13,...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 11:32 am
Above are participants in the 2015 Chippewa Bay Poker Run. Photo by Bruce Dana Photography. CHIPPEWA BAY -- The Chippewa Bay Poker Run will go toward new kayak launch sites in the Chippewa Bay-Hammon...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:23 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently made several arrests in separate cases: • Joseph S. Goldy, 39, of Water Street, Massena was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:18 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two people with traffic violations: • Michael J. Skaggs, 34, of Clark Street, Norfolk was charged with driving over markings at 6:19 a.m. Wednesday...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:10 am
POTSDAM — Two Potsdam men and a Massena man were charged Thursday following a larceny complaint Wednesday afternoon, according to state police. • David P. Lashomb, 32, was charged with sixth-degree co...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:09 am
LAWRENCE — A North Lawrence woman was charged Thursday stemming from a neighborhood trouble complaint first reported to state police June 24. Marcia V. Larkin, 58, was charged with second-degree haras...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 9:01 am
GOUVERNEUR – A Gouverneur woman was jailed July 22 after being arrested for driving while ability impaired by drugs and then refusing to exit a police car following a courtesy ride, according to Gouve...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:57 am
Officials from United Helpers, including members of the Management Company Board of Directors gathered with politicians on Thursday to celebrate the grand opening of the United Helpers Mosaic Behavio...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:41 am
Hannah Knight of Colton recently received an ACT and master’s of science in school psychology from Rochester Institute of Technology. Founded in 1829, RIT enrolls 18,600 students in more than 200 care...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:40 am
The following Le Moyne College students graduated in May and made the spring 2016 dean's list: • Morgan Bush of Gouverneur graduated with a BS degree in biology. • Brynn Furnace of Norfolk graduated w...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:39 am
Jessica Weirich of Potsdam was recently named to the president's list for the spring 2016 semester at the Pratt Institute. Weirich was among more than 1,000 students named to the list. Founded in 1887...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:09 am
Friday, July 22 Cristi L. Bush, 45, Gouverneur Arrested at 8:54 a.m. and charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. Polic...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:01 am
Friday, July 15 Thomas J. Gotham, 44, Hermon Charged at 6:41 p.m. with operating a motor vehicle while using a mobile phone. Subject issued a traffic summons returnable to Gouverneur Town Court. Satur...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 5:59 am
POTSDAM -- A new orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist is practicing in Potsdam. Dr. Robert S. Cummings is practicing in Potsdam at the Cheel Medical Center with privileges at Canton-Potsd...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 5:59 am
CANTON -- After a busy July Summer Reading Program, The Canton Free Library, 8 Park St. has announced an August break in children’s programming, including baby, toddler and pre-school storytimes. Prog...
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Friday, July 29, 2016 - 5:26 am
0219 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0452 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call. 0945 Assisted citizen with issuing a handicapped parking placard 1010 Assisted citizen with issuing a handicap...
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Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 5:30 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff deputies have charged a 17-year-old county jail inmate with a felony for allegedly assaulting a corrections officer. Blakely Houle was charged Thursday with secon...
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Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 5:30 pm
LISBON -- The New York State Board for Historic Preservation has recommended adding the Lisbon Hepburn Library to the State and National Registers of Historic Places. The library was constructed betw...
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Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 5:29 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Thursday, July 28, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • State police seek public's help identifying suspects in hit-and-run...
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Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 5:28 pm
By CRAIG FREILICH CANTON -- The village and town governing boards met Thursday morning for one more look at their $231,274 implementation grant application for the downtown waterfront revitalization p...
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Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 2:40 pm
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield recently awarded grants to the Community Health Center of the North Country and GardenShare in Canton. Both recipients received up to $4,000 of the $87,000 allocated by t...
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