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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 2:31 pm
Pierrepont, Gouverneur and West Stockholm fire departments will receive more than $170,00 in federal funding. U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand say $80,000 in federal funding for...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 2:31 pm
Christine Trickey, right, will take pharmacy technician courses at BOCES with the scholarship she received. At left is Nicole Sharp, Ogdensburg Neighborhood Center director. OGDENSBURG -- A Rite Aid...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:53 am
Sen. Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, has joined fellow members of the New York State Senate Task Force on Workforce Development in releasing a report on how the state can help improve employee readiness a...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:51 am
CANTON -- Velma Bolyard's BOCES class recently created barn quilts as a math project. The project was organized by Lori Davis who has designed and painted many barn quilts for herself and her family....
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:48 am
POTSDAM – The Encounter Youth Group at New Hope Community Church raised $975 for what World Vision called their s 30HR Famine to help feed hungry children around the world. The students also collected...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:23 am
STOCKHOLM — A Norfolk teen was charged Wednesday for aggravated harassment, according to state police. The unnamed 18-year-old was charged with second-degree aggravated harassment at 2:40 p.m. on Stat...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:22 am
EDWARDS — A Canton man was involved in a property-damage accident at senior court parking lot Wednesday morning, according to state police. Raymond J. Lobdell, 56, was the driver. The accident took pl...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:35 am
Seniors Chyron Brown-Wallace and Alec Dietsch have been selected as team captains for the 2016 St. Lawrence University Football team. Both Dietsch and Brown-Wallace were First-Team All-Liberty League...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:30 am
Seniors Jack Roberts and Malcolm Lynch have been selected to represent St. Lawrence University at the 75th Annual USILA/Nike Division III North-South Senior All-Star Game scheduled for 3 pm, Friday, M...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:19 am
OGDENSBURG – Dennis DeYoung, a founding member of Styx, will perform July 28 at 7 p.m. at Ogdensburg Free Academy. “Given that we now have a state-of-the-art auditorium that has the technology to acco...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:18 am
Two Junior Dairy Leaders, Natalie Chambers of Heuvelton and Paige Moulton of Madrid, are among the 29 Junior Dairy Leaders representing New York, Connecticut, and Vermont who will graduate at the 2016...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:17 am
POTSDAM -- The “Have A Heart” charity is raffling a 1980 FLH Harley Davidson motorcycle. The bike has been rebuilt and restored. All proceeds go to help people in need in the tri-county area. Tickets...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 6:57 am
Sarah E. Todd recently received the 2016 Excellence in College Service Award at SUNY Canton, and Aimee E. Felt received the 2016 Employee Recognition Award. Both awards, given by the SUNY Canton Colle...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 6:56 am
CANTON -- Little River Community School announced the graduation of Emma Jean Burnham. A graduation ceremony was held at the school May 15 with family, friends, and the school community in attendance...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 6:45 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged several motorists with driving infractions on Wednesday. Those charged include: • Taylor M. Perry, 20, Madrid, was cited for non-transparent side windows at...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 6:39 am
0837 Traffic stop on Lawrence Avenue; verbal warning. 0852 Traffic stop on Main Street. 1015 Patrol responded to Market Street for a welfare check regarding the report of unsupervised children who wer...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 6:07 am
OGDENSBURG -- The Department of Environmental Conservation is taking public comment on a proposal to check for contamination at the former Augsbury Tank Farm, Riverside Avenue, which could lead to it...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 6:07 am
From left, Lester Duvall Jr., Donald Dietscheiler Jr. and Jason Sovie and Gary Sovie. OGDENSBURG -- VFW Post 2936 recently gave money to the Ogdensburg Relay For Life This is the event’s ninth year i...
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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 5:57 am
Brei Shaver, left, is pictured with Sen. Ritchie, center, and Amiere Bell of Fort Drum, on right. OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg girl was recognized by Sen. Patty Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, at the State Capi...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 5:42 pm
WEST STOCKHOLM – A West Stockholm boy helped to save a bird that was hurt after flying into his house. Joshua Pete rescued a hummingbird Tuesday after it flew into a window at his home. “The bird fle...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 5:39 pm
Here are the top five North Country Now stories for Wednesday, May 25, determined by number of page views and our editorial staff: • Ogdensburg police charge 20 in largescale narcotics bust • Third Wi...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 4:25 pm
OGDENSBURG -- City police charged 20 people, most of them on Wednesday morning, in what they describe as a “coordinated narcotics sweep” involving numerous law enforcement agencies. The charges stem f...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 2:45 pm
By JIMMY LAWTON LISBON – After more than 25 years in limbo, St. Lawrence County hopes to bring the 210-acre former Sealand dumpsite back on the tax rolls. St. Lawrence County Attorney Stephen Button s...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 2:43 pm
Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush, R-Black River, said he’s disappointed a committee in the state Assembly today declined to put forward a bill that would strip state pensions from officials convicted of co...
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 2:42 pm
Tim Wilson stands in front of his truck, and behind Raelyn, Ailee, Axton, Aleena, Rylan, Aryeanna, Isaac, Jayden, Mia, and Gerry. PARISHVILLE -- Tim Wilson brought his milk truck to Parishville Head...
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