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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 5:39 pm
POTSDAM -- Steve Todd, the Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Superintendent, joins North Country Matters host Donna Seymour for a wide-ranging conversation about education issues in the North Country. The topics...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 5:39 pm
CANTON -- A Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter who began his journalism career in the North Country will deliver the keynote speech at SUNY Canton's 110th commencement ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Ma...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 2:53 pm
In testimony provided Wednesday to the New York State Department of Labor, Sen. Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, spoke out against Governor Andrew Cuomo’s proposal to eliminate the “tipped wage” for restau...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 2:48 pm
POTSDAM -- SLC Arts is now accepting applications for administrative assistant interns for the summer semester. This unpaid internship is intended to result in academic credits earned towards a degree...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 12:12 pm
By MATT LINDSEY POTSDAM — The reduction in the number of testing days from three to two is a very positive move for our students, said Potsdam Central Superintendent Joann Chambers. “We believe the le...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 12:11 pm
North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, has joined several other House members in urging U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to consider the inclusion of critical dairy-relate...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 12:09 pm
The plight of tipped workers in the North Country and across New York State is examined in a recent North Country Matters video program. The situation with employees who get a subminimum wage and wha...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:13 am
NORWOOD -- Seaway Career and Technical Education Center has named the students on the 2017-2018 Quarter Three Perfect Attendance list. They and their study fields are: • Allied Health Sara Granger Lil...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:11 am
POTSDAM -- Lawrence Avenue Elementary students recently discussed the Project Positivity theme of Integrity and what it means. These students received recognition for demonstrating 'integrity in thei...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:09 am
In back, from left, Katelynn Huntley, RN; Chantelle Derushia, RN; Teri Rawson, Registered Echosonographer; Lee-Anne Watt, Cardiac Sonographer; Mary Jo Sutton, RN; Cory Neubeck, Cardiology Technician;...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 9:24 am
A North Country assemblyman who has received more than $4,500 in contributions from the National Rifle Association and an NRA-affiliated group says the governor is overreaching in “essentially severin...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 9:24 am
MASSENA -- Massena area residents can now order from BJ's Wholesale Club and Price Chopper and have their groceries, alcohol and everyday essentials delivered to them in as little as one hour. Retail...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 9:24 am
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Wednesday, April 25, determined by total number of page views and our editorial staff: • Massena man arrested after allegedly huffing aerosol can be...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 7:45 am
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam woman was cited for leaving the scene of a property-damage accident on Maple Street on Wednesday afternoon, according to Potsdam police. Cynthia S. Runge, 64, was the driver cited...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 7:32 am
0134 Traffic stop on Market Street 0200 Parking problem on Elm Street 0829 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0856 Parking problem on Market Street 0938 Medications turned in for destruction at 38 Ma...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 6:09 am
An upper level low pressure system will move slowly east across the St. Lawrence Valley today and enhance the potential for more showers, especially over Northern New York, according to the National W...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 6:08 am
MADRID -- The Town of Madrid recently received a $1,000 donation toward the purchase of an updated town sign. The new town sign will be electric and will show all school and public events to keep com...
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 5:57 pm
POTSDAM – Fifth graders at A.A. Kingston Middle School participated in Buck Up for Kids, a fundraiser to support the Dick Murphy/Dalton Guyette Memorial Youth Project. Students delivered envelopes to...
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 5:56 pm
A jury on Wednesday voted to convict Zhi “David” Zeng, 33, of Brooklyn of transporting aliens in the United States for the purpose of financial gain, following a three-day trial. The announcement come...
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 4:44 pm
BRASHER -- St. Lawrence County sheriff deputies say they charged Chad M. McGregor, 38, of Chipman Corners Road, Madrid with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, running a stop sign and unlaw...
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 2:50 pm
The Platinum Dragons of Reading, who are advancing to the regional Battle of the Books competition in Gouverneur on May 5, are JoJo Nelson, Elias Nelson, Esme Pignone, mascot Walden Nelson. Their coa...
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 2:46 pm
Nearly three-quarters of school board members responding to a recent online poll believe the reduction in the number of testing days for English language arts (ELA) and math exams is positive for scho...
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 11:43 am
North Country Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne, D-Theresasays the Assembly passed a resolution she introduced calling on the governor to declare April "Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month" in the state....
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 11:42 am
WADDINGTON -- The Waddington Family Resource Center has received a grant from the Northern New York Community Foundation that will be used to purchase food for the pantry. The center has food distribu...
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 11:36 am
LISBON -- A jamboree will be held May 5 from noon to 6 p.m. at the Lisbon American Legion to benefit Christopher A. Lovely who was diagnosed with cancer. Money raised will help with cost of medical an...
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