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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 5:26 pm
As the fall harvest approaches for many farmers in the Midwest, grain shipments continue to be strong on the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway System. According to the latest figures from the Chamber of...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 5:26 pm
Cheel Arena (in 2017) attracts nearly 4,000 attendees to the Annual Craft, Food and Wine Show. POTSDAM -- The “Cheel” Craft, Food and Wine Show hosted by the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce i...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 3:26 pm
Students from Massena and Waddington received bachelor’s degrees this spring. Megan Wells of Massena graduated from Union College with a bachelor of science degree summa cum laude, majoring in biology...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 2:43 pm
Figure From Ground CANTON -- Experimental musicians Figure From Ground, who come from Canton and Malone, have released an album with the Game of Life label in Greece. The band is an experimental musi...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 2:40 pm
The New York Power Authority will hire a firm to develop a digital marketing program and website in an effort to attract businesses and industry to St. Lawrence County in the North Country. The fundin...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 11:57 am
By JIMMY LAWTON CANTON -- St. Lawrence County sold 185 properties at the recent tax auction bringing in more than $1.9 million in revenue. St. Lawrence County Treasurer Renee Cole said that well excee...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 11:57 am
St. Lawrence County and the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe are getting over $700,000 from New York state for counterterrorism and preparedness efforts, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office. The county and...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 11:57 am
Bottom row from left Ogdensburg International Seaway Festival Chairman Christopher Cole, Community Bank N.A. Ogdensburg Ford Street Branch Manager Denise Barse, part-time Teller Sarah Parow, Teller L...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 9:13 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – The arrest of a Potsdam woman for allegedly making up a story about armed masked men invading her home and tying her up will not likely result in charges against her father...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 9:09 am
MASSENA -- A Canadian citizen is facing charges after Customs and Border Protection officers said he tried to re-enter the United States after being previously deported. Ali Haider Pasha was caught by...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 9:09 am
POTSDAM -- Cardiologist Dr. David Bass has joined the medical staff of St. Lawrence Health System’s Canton-Potsdam Hospital. He is practicing with nurse practitioner Patricia Ellis, and doctors Jayara...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 9:09 am
The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce recently received a donation from the Carlisle Law Firm for the annual Ogtoberfest event. On hand for the donation were, from left, Amanda Hitterman, chambe...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 7:09 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged Parishville and Potsdam residents with driving infractions on Monday morning. • Seth D. Tharrett, 20, Potsdam, was cited for using a mobile phone while oper...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 7:07 am
0346 Alarm activation on Market Street 0457 Assist other Law Enforcement Agency 0458 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0512 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0934 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a ca...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 5:59 am
LISBON — St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies said they are investigating an accident involving a motorcycle and car on SH 68. The accident took place on Monday at the intersection of SH 68 and CR...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 5:47 am
By CRAIG FREILICH POTSDAM – Fluoridation of village municipal water has been approved following another round of statements on both sides of the issue and a 4 to 1 vote in favor by the trustees and ma...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 5:47 am
MASSENA -- The U.S. EPA will hold an open-house information session to discuss the 2018 work associated with the Grasse River Superfund Site at 6 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Massena Community Center, 61 Beac...
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 5:47 am
POTSDAM – The Potsdam Jr. Hockey Association is sponsoring a used sporting goods sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22 at Pine St. Arena. Everything for multiple sports can be sold by individu...
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Monday, September 17, 2018 - 5:34 pm
Clockwise, from top left, Joshua Frajda, Santanna Budd, Shania Dobbs, Stephen Bogart, Jade Boyer and Jason Montroy. OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Police Department arrested several suspects after inve...
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Monday, September 17, 2018 - 5:32 pm
POTSDAM -- A Potsdam woman who reported being beaten and tied up during an armed home invasion last week has been arrested for falsely reporting the incident. Mary E. Widmann, 23, of 6185 State Highwa...
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Monday, September 17, 2018 - 2:37 pm
POTSDAM -- A mock dorm burn and fire extinguisher training were part of Clarkson’s annual safety and security week Sept. 10-12. The events are aimed at educating the student body on fire safety. Over...
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Monday, September 17, 2018 - 2:36 pm
LAWRENCE -- State police said that an ATV operator from Brasher was killed when he slammed into a truck and was run over by another vehicle. At about 8:30 p.m. Sept. 14, troopers responded to a crash...
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Monday, September 17, 2018 - 1:32 pm
Mary Catherine Finley Collins of Potsdam was named to the 2018 spring semester dean's list at Simmons College in Boston.
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Monday, September 17, 2018 - 1:26 pm
Paige Davis of Massena, Shelby Kelley of Potsdam, and Brooke Newton of Parishville were on Cazenovia College’s spring 2018 semester dean’s list.
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Monday, September 17, 2018 - 12:36 pm
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged seven with traffic counts: • Christy Ann McNamara, 55, street address not available, Bombay was charged with speeding at 3:41 p.m. Sunday on South R...
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