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Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 6:03 am
HAMMOND — Hammond Central School elementary and middle school students recently raised more than $7,300 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. This marks the second year in a row that Hammond Cent...
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Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 6:03 am
BY THOMAS LUCKIE IIINorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG – A sports merger request with Canton Central School District in girls varsity hockey for the 2019-20 season was approved by the Ogdensburg City...
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Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 6:03 am
Photo submitted by Amy McCabe. CANTON — Niles Asset Management, Inc. donated $900 for the sponsorship of the 11th New York Artillery for living history education at the National venues of New Market,...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 5:46 pm
CANTON – A Norfolk man was arrested by Canton police on April 14 on drug charges after they conducted an investigation of narcotics trafficking in the village. Police arrested 37-year-old Jermel R. Mi...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 5:46 pm
CANTON -- The Canton Police Department recently arrested a New York City and Canton man for taking funds from another person’s bank account.Russell Police said Vincent P. Russell Jr., 21, of 52 West 1...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 5:44 pm
CANTON -- The Canton Police Department arrested a Buck Street man on March 28 for third-degree criminal solicitation, a class E felony.Sheridan Police said that Robert R. Sheridan, 53, is alleged to h...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 1:35 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Frederic Remington Art Museum has announced the winners of the Frederic Remington’s April Fool’s Day Ball raffle. On April 1 the museum held the biggest non-event of the season. In p...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 1:30 pm
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week MASSENA -- A town councilor at Monday night’s Massena Memorial Hospital board meeting said he hopes MMH will maintain its current level of service under an affil...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 1:28 pm
Photo submitted by Akwesasne Mohawk Ambulance. AKWESASNE -- Members of Akwesasne Mohawk Ambulance train with the new Stryker XPS power load system. This state of the art system was delivered along wi...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 1:26 pm
POTSDAM -- Dr. Robert Agnetta and staff announce the opening of the new Potsdam Orthodontics location at 15 Pierrepont Ave. and of an open house from 3 to 8 p.m. April 30. The address has been an orth...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 9:47 am
The village and town of Canton are launching a food scraps composting system for residents. CANTON -- Canton celebrated Earth Day 2019 by launching a residential food waste recovery project. The join...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 9:47 am
ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY -- Kinney Drugs is partnering with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and state and local law enforcement officials to offer people safe disposal of both controlled and non-c...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 9:47 am
CANTON — A Massena resident was charged with possessing drugs while incarcerated at St. Lawrence County Jail, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Danelle C. LaPage, 38, was charged wi...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 6:11 am
• Report at 9:30 p.m. of possible gunshots on Washington Street. Police report fireworks were set off across the street. • Police disposed of a backpack that contained discarded drug components on Jef...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 5:46 am
Map from NYS Dept. of Labor ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY -- St. Lawrence County gained 200 jobs since March 2018 and saw the unemployment rate drop from 6.7% in March 2018 to 6.1% last month, according to fig...
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 5:46 am
MASSENA – The high water levels in the region’s rivers and streams are affecting shipping on the St. Lawrence Seaway, according to an alert from Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System. Due to high w...
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 5:28 pm
OSWEGATCHIE -- State Sen. Patty Ritchie recently secured $300,000 in state funding to build a new bathhouse at Eel Weir State Park. The funding is part of $550,000 designated for park upgrades in Ritc...
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 5:26 pm
FORT COVINGTON – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Burke Border Patrol Station apprehended two illegal aliens from Italy, and a Spanish smuggler, on Friday, April 19. “These agents, and the ci...
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 2:36 pm
  LOCAL EVENTS ON THURSDAY Paddling Film Fest CANTON: 2019 Paddling Film Festival World Tour, St. Lawrence Valley Paddlers together with St. Lawrence University's Laurentian Paddlesports Club hosting;...
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 2:08 pm
CANTON — Corning Incorporated announced that it has formalized an agreement with OtterBox to market Amplify, a new line of screen protectors for smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices. “Built o...
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 2:07 pm
State police said they made two felony prison contraband arrests Monday following complaints made to state police last fall. • Kamarie Harmon, 25, Ogdensburg, was charged with first-degree possession...
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 2:03 pm
First responders demonstrate patient stabilization at the 2014 West Potsdam Fire Department Open House. Photo from W, Potsdam Firefighter Brad Clements. POTSDAM -- Residents of all ages can gain impo...
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 1:56 pm
Three North Country students are included in Elmira College's release of its dean's list for academic achievement for the winter 2019 term. They are: •  Macy Huntley of Canton • Elizabeth Jackson-Wood...
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 11:27 am
POTSDAM – Potsdam police issued tickets to three drivers on Monday. Melissa C. Klein, 21, Middletown, was issued a ticket citing her for alleged following too closely along Maple Street at 4:35 p.m. T...
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 11:27 am
Potsdam Police Department blotter, April 22 0142 Welfare Check on Maynard Street 0706 Records Check at 38 Main Street 0945 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0952 Juvenile on Lawrence Avenue 1003 Rec...
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