Monday, January 18, 2021 - 9:19 am
CANTON — The St. Lawrence County County Chamber has named a new executive director. Ben Dixon will begin in that role on Feb. 1. “Ben has been a friend of the Chamber in many capacities for a number o...
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Friday, January 15, 2021 - 6:58 am
MASSENA — SeaComm Federal Credit Union has made significant progress toward the completion of its eighth retail branch location at 21 Essex Way in Essex, Vt. The planned 3,500 square foot building is...
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Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 9:22 am
MASSENA — SeaComm Federal Credit Union recently announced that it will not host its annual Super Saturday tax preparation events normally held in February and March. The credit union’s decision to can...
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Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 6:07 am
Chad W. Green, owner of Donaldson Funeral Homes, along with their new funeral director, James S. Francia. Longtime funeral director, James S. Francia has joined the staff of Donaldson Funeral Home, w...
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Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 1:27 pm
MASSENA — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is conducting its fourth five-year review of the Reynolds Metals Superfund site. The review “seeks to confirm that the implemented cleanup cont...
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Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 1:24 pm
The Volunteer Transportation Center, Inc. (VTC) will host the 22nd Annual North Country Chili Cook-Off but in a format unlike any other year. They need businesses to participate in the cook off and fu...
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Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 1:07 pm
MASSENA — Massena International Airport add Boutique Air flights to and from Baltimore, Md. BWI Marshall Airport (BWI) starting Sunday, Jan. 10. There will be daily morning and evening round-trip flig...
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Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 9:05 am
Randy LaValley, left, and Mike Weil from the PHF board. Photo submitted by Michael Griffin. POTSDAM — The Potsdam Holiday Fund recently received a $5,000 boost from a local business. LaValle Transpor...
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Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 6:09 am
AKWESASNE — The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe says draft regulations have been developed for governing the cultivation of hemp under the Tribe’s jurisdiction. The draft regulations are now available for a...
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Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 1:11 pm
POTSDAM — The Village of Potsdam is calling for proposals from private companies to provide airport consultant services. Sealed proposals will be accepted by the village clerk until Jan. 18 at 4 p.m....
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Monday, January 4, 2021 - 9:27 am
MADRID — The Farm Labor Wage Board made the decision to delay consideration of lowering the 60-hour farm labor overtime threshold during this unprecedented year. New York Farm Madrid daily farmer and...
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Monday, January 4, 2021 - 6:02 am
OGDENSBURG -- SeaComm recently donated $1,000 in support of the Ogdensburg Neighborhood Center. The funds have been used to assist the center in providing food, fuel, shelter and other necessities fo...
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Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 12:18 pm
POTSDAM -- 1844 House Restaurant, located at 6885 US Highway 11, Potsdam New York has special holiday hours. 1844 House will be closed for winter break beginning on Friday, January 1, 2021 through Tue...
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Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 8:41 am
POTSDAM -- SeaComm recently donated $1,000 in support of the Potsdam Neighborhood Center. The funds will be used to provide nourishment for low-income families, as the pandemic continues to bring new...
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Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 6:11 am
Stewart’s Shops will give away free hot coffee on New Year’s Eve from 6 p.m. until stores close. They will give the drinks away any size, any flavor. Stewart’s runs several stores in St. Lawrence Coun...
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Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 6:11 am
Photo submitted by CHMC OGDENSBURG — Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center Foundation received a $1000 donation from the St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union. “CHMC is supporting our community during a very tr...
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Wednesday, December 30, 2020 - 5:40 pm
Corrected at 9:05 p.m. The original version of this story incorrectly reported Wendy's was the last restaurant in the mall. North Country Now regrets the error. MASSENA — Wendy’s is now closed. Wendy'...
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Wednesday, December 30, 2020 - 9:16 am
Each year, the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce selects an outstanding business to receive the “Business of the Year” award. For 2020, the Chamber chose to present unconventional awards in response to the...
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Wednesday, December 30, 2020 - 6:12 am
With the holidays in full swing and the COVID-19 pandemic causing financial stress on many individuals, National Grid is alerting customers about recent reports of scams where imposters are promising...
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Monday, December 28, 2020 - 9:19 am
POTSDAM -- Casella Resource Solutions recently donated $1,000 to The Foundation of St. Lawrence NYSARC’s annual appeal. Their donation will impact the lives of many people supported by The Arc Jeffer...
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Thursday, December 24, 2020 - 6:09 am
POTSDAM — St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union made a recent donation to the North Country Children's Museum in Potsdam. Above, on the right, is Sharon Vegh Williams, co-Founder and executive director o...
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Wednesday, December 23, 2020 - 9:05 am
St. Lawrence County’s unemployment rate for November is down slightly from a year ago, according to the state Department of Labor. The November unemployment rate was 4.9% this year, compared to 5% las...
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Wednesday, December 23, 2020 - 6:11 am
Above are Michael Briggs, owner of 3 Seasons, who is presenting a check to St. Joseph's Home's Melissa Lalonde, social worker & Colleen Steele, administrator. OGDENSBURG — Three Seasons Whimsical...
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Tuesday, December 22, 2020 - 1:18 pm
The Stewart’s Shops Holiday Match Program is at $1.4 million, and there’s a few collections days left. As of Sunday, Dec. 20, donations collected a total $724,227 and with Stewart's match, that’s over...
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Tuesday, December 22, 2020 - 1:18 pm
CORRECTION: This story initially said that Dr. Keli Hollis is a resident of Lisbon. That is incorrect. She is a resident of Canton. North Country Now regrets the error. CANTON — A Canton resident is...
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