Friday, April 9, 2021 - 8:23 am
Photo submitted by Michael Griffin. POTSDAM — The Potsdam Holiday Fund received a $1,000 donation from Stewart’s Shops through the company’s Holiday Match Program, which benefits children’s organizat...
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Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 9:21 am
POTSDAM – Northern Power & Light and Boralex Hydro will announce hundreds of local customers, including Meadow East apartments in Potsdam and Paul Smith’s College, which have started receiving loc...
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Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 9:21 am
DEPEYSTER— Milkweed Tussock Tubers, the Depeyster root farm established in 2016, is making strides in local agriculture. Catherine Bennett, lead farmer of MTT, has become St Lawrence County's only gro...
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Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 1:51 pm
A ground-breaking ceremony for the new Canton McDonald’s Restaurant was Wednesday at the Price Chopper parking lot. From left are McDonalds supervisor Brandon Cota, Canton Town Supervisor Mary Ann Ash...
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Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 9:01 am
OGDENSBURG — The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce’s annual City Wide Garage Sales are scheduled for Friday, May 28, Saturday, May 29 and Sunday, May 30. The sales attract customers from all over...
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Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 1:28 pm
The U.S. Small Business Administration is increasing the maximum amount small businesses and non-profit organizations in St. Lawrence County and elsewhere can borrow through its COVID-19 Economic Inju...
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Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 9:21 am
CANTON — A groundbreaking ceremony for the state’s newest McDonald's restaurant will be held April 7 at 11:30 a.m. The restaurant will be located on U.S. Highway 11 in Canton on the Price Chopper Park...
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Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 9:21 am
NORWOOD — A local business recently donated to the Norwood Fire Department. Charlie Sypos Sr., owner of Charlie’s Tree Service, recently donated to the department.    
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Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 6:17 am
CANTON — The. St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce will host the Morning Buzz every Tuesday morning in April from 9 to 10 a.m. online. The program will feature relevant topics for local businesses...
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Friday, April 2, 2021 - 8:15 am
GOUVERNEUR — A local family nurse practitioner is opening “DOT Physical By Appt” which is located on Main Street. “The purpose of the business is to perform CDL physicals for truck drivers and bus dri...
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Friday, April 2, 2021 - 6:06 am
A KFC employee with some of the food donated to local seniors. Photo submitted by KFC. POTSDAM — KFC, 119 Maple St., gives back to seniors for Meals on Wheels in St. Lawrence County. “In an effort to...
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Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 6:11 am
Possession and sales of marijuana will soon be legal in St. Lawrence County and the rest of the state. Sales would likely begin late next year, and people would need to be age 21 or older to purchase...
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Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 1:31 pm
MASSENA —The New York Power Authority (NYPA) today announced approval of the Northern New York Priority Transmission Project (NNYPTP), a major transmission line rebuild designed to harden the resilien...
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Friday, March 26, 2021 - 1:57 pm
Farmers in St. Lawrence County now have access to $52.5 million available through the state’s Farmland Protection Implementation Grant program to protect valuable and at-risk farmland. According to a...
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Friday, March 26, 2021 - 1:56 pm
CANTON — The St. Lawrence County Soil & Water Conservation District (SLC SWCD) has disposed of their no-till grain drill last spring. To continue to offer assistance, they are offering a no-till/...
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Friday, March 26, 2021 - 1:41 pm
A technician at the LC Drives facility in the Clarkson University incubator space works on one of the company's innovative electric motors. Photo submitted by LC Drives. BY ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country...
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Wednesday, March 24, 2021 - 6:10 am
BY ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country This Week CANTON — The village is considering developing a parking permit system for farmer’s market vendors once market season begins on the village green park. At the v...
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Wednesday, March 24, 2021 - 6:10 am
POTSDAM — SLC Arts received a $850 grant from the Stewart’s Holiday Match program. SLC Arts is set to debut a month-long, county-wide event, the North Country Arts Festival in September of this year....
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Friday, March 19, 2021 - 1:20 pm
CANTON – The Town and Village of Canton, in conjunction with the company Locable, will be launching a local business directory with a focus on Canton businesses, non-profits, recreational resources, a...
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Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 9:14 am
Photo courtesy of the Gouverneur Fire Department Facebook page. FOWLER — A fire heavily damaged the second story of a building that is home to the Gouverneur Boxing Club. The fire was reported around...
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Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 9:14 am
WINTHROP — Spectrum recently announced a donation of $500 to Brasher-Winthrop Volunteer Fire Department, as part of the company’s national community philanthropic program, Spectrum Employee Community...
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Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 6:03 am
POTSDAM — The 2021 Potsdam Summer Festival is scheduled to be held Thursday, July 8-Saturday, July 10 and plans are underway. Plans are tentative and are subject to change in accordance to NYS COVID-1...
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Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 6:03 am
Wedding receptions and catered events can now resume statewide, said a recent press release from the governor’s office. All venues hosting weddings and catered events must follow the state's strict he...
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Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 5:25 pm
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate went up in January compared to the same month in 2020, according to preliminary figures from the state Department of Labor. DOL says St. Lawrence County had 7%...
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Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 6:10 am
HEUVELTON — A local farm is offering food for work. Bittersweet Farm, 1249 SH 184, is accepting members for their 2021 Workshare Warrior CSA. The program is designed to promote access to local food wi...
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