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Friday, January 17, 2020 - 6:45 am
• Report a burglar alarm at Family Dollar Store on Canton Street at 9:47 p.m. Outside of city so sheriff’s department was dispatched. Ogdensburg police sent backup. • Ogdensburg fire was dispatched to...
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Friday, January 17, 2020 - 5:56 am
OGDENSBURG – A Potsdam man with Ogdensburg interests is hoping to bring a farmers’ market to Ford Street Extension. Robert Carlisle owns a vacant lot zoned for commercial use, which lies next to Wal-M...
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Friday, January 17, 2020 - 5:56 am
Following a recent change preventing judges from using bail to keep individuals behind bars while they await their day in court, State Senators Joseph Griffo, Patty Ritchie and Betty Little are launch...
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Friday, January 17, 2020 - 5:56 am
The St. Lawrence County Office for the Aging and County Council of Senior Citizens is accepting nominations for the 2020 St. Lawrence County Senior Awards. The awards include Senior Citizen of the Yea...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 5:59 pm
NCTW photo by Adam Atkinson. CANTON -- Heavy equipment was brought to bear earlier this week at the Dairy Queen site at 51 Gouverneur St. to demolish the building. The wreckage of the old restaurant...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 5:58 pm
MASSENA – Grant Perry was the first child born in 2020 at Massena Hospital. Grant Perry was born at Tender Touches Birthing Center on Jan. 2, 2020 to Kristyn Smith and Alex Perry of Massena. Grant wei...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 5:58 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena Chamber of Commerce is trying to get the downtown area spruced up through an HGTV show. The cable show is called “Home Town Takeover” and is hosted by Ben and Erin Napier. They...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 2:11 pm
Tanner Vallance, 8, of Morley shovels his grandmother's porch. He is the child of Katelynn Perry.   Rachel J. Soule shared this winter scene from Canton.   Stitches enjoys her first snow in Madrid....
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 1:04 pm
BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg City Council members will no longer read resolutions aloud at their meetings. Instead that duty will be passed on to city staff. Despite...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 1:01 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The graphic communications class at St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES’ Northwest Career and Technical Education Center is offering free graphic design services to businesses. The class will provi...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 12:59 pm
 BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG – A call for a five-year comprehensive plan was met with resistance from councilors at a recent Ogdensburg City Council meeting. The resolution, whic...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 12:01 pm
Local students at Buffalo State College and University of New Haven have made the fall dean’s lists. Darian Fenton of Edwards is majoring in Fashion and Textile Technology at Buffalo State. At New Hav...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 9:20 am
A winter weather advisory is in effect for St. Lawrence County through 7 p.m. as heavy snow continues to fall across Northern New York, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Travel will be...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 9:13 am
CANTON -- SUNY Canton faculty members in the Early Childhood program are integrating video capture into student teaching experiences and internships, and have received a grant to aid the program. Prof...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 8:42 am
• Zachary A. Gagnon was cited for unauthorized lights on Knox Street at 10:47 p.m. • Crystal Richer was arrested on a warrant for endangering the welfare of a child at 4:04 p.m. at the police departme...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 5:55 am
North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik. R-Willsboro, has been selected as a Trump campaign honorary New York State Chair, the Trump campaign announced today. Stefanik will work to advance Presiden...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 5:54 am
Photo submitted by Norwood Public Library. NORWOOD — There is a new mural at the Norwood Public Library thanks to work by a local artist. Sara Lynch recently painted a mural in Norwood library's “Sto...
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Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 10:42 pm
By ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country This Week CANTON — After a brief public hearing, the town board finally approved its new Code of Ethics during its regular meeting Wednesday, Jan. 15. No opposition to th...
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Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 5:16 pm
MASSENA -- The Holy Name of Jesus Academy recently announced the winners of their Christmas raffle. Patricia Summers of Jackson, Michigan won the grand prize of $1,000. Second prize winner Steven Glas...
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Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 5:16 pm
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Town Council made appointments, set salaries and attended to other annual responsibilities at its organizational meeting Tuesday night. Former Town Councilor Rose Rivezzi, who s...
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Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 5:13 pm
Graphics courtesy of New York State comptroller By ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country This Week CANTON -- The long-awaited state Comptroller audit of how the Town of Canton’s payroll and finances were handle...
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Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 1:38 pm
AKWESASNE -- Akwesasne Mohawk Police seized 282 pounds of marijuana with an estimated street value between $500,000 and $760,000. Akwesasne Mohawk Police Save team conducted a joint forces operation J...
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Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 1:37 pm
President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign has chosen Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Schuylerville, as an honorary New York State Trump campaign chair, the Trump campaign announced today. In a gesture reco...
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Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 9:21 am
Photo submitted by MWCS. MADRID — A group of students from Madrid-Waddington High School were invited to attend Governor Andrew Cuomo's State of the State Address Jan. 8. “Students were grateful for...
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Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 9:21 am
Chairman Hank Ford is third from the right; Assemblyman Stec is third from the left. Among others in the picture, all the way to the right is Sam Spagnola, owner of Sergi’s, where the meeting was hel...
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