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Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 6:26 pm
BY ANDY GARDNER North Country This Week The St. Lawrence County legislature’s Finance Committee voted to sign contracts with the four local colleges to re-establish the county public transportation Co...
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Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 6:24 pm
AKWESASNE — On March 16, the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council enacted a State of Emergency for the community of Akwesasne (TCR 2020-17), in response to the global Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemi...
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Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 6:22 pm
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music has been named a recipient of a significant loan of 237 new instruments intended to bolster music education. The instruments, valued at $367,896, arrive...
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Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 10:12 am
Weak high pressure over the St. Lawrence Valley today will lead to mostly dry and quiet Independence Day weather conditions, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Sunny skies and a high nea...
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Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 10:07 am
COLTON — A Colton man was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated Friday stemming from an incident May 13, according to state police. Joshua D. Perry, 34, was charged with aggravated DWI: No...
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Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 10:06 am
GOUVERNEUR — A Gouverneur man was arrested July 2 following an alleged domestic dispute, according to state police. Corey C. Cyrus, 21, was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon an...
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Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 9:59 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged two motorists with driving while intoxicated and another with aggravated unlicensed operation on Friday. • Kerry M. Pelo, 36, Star Lake, was charged with thi...
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Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 9:54 am
0036 Traffic Stop on Market Street 1033 Fingerprints at 38 Main Street 1057 Found Property on Elm Street 1106 Traffic Stop on Market Street 1147 Traffic Stop on Lawrence Avenue 1157 Found Property on...
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Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 9:46 am
FINE — A man was arrested early Saturday on Oswegatchie Trail Road following investigation of a fight in progress, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Matthew R. Alexis, 23, Port Arth...
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Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 8:42 am
BY ANDY GARDNER North Country This Week One of the top local public health experts says the four local colleges are going “above and beyond” the minimum public health recommendations for bringing back...
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Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 8:40 am
CANTON — The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at SUNY Canton will expand its ability to help North Country businesses in St. Lawrence County through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic S...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 5:35 pm
BY ANDY GARDNER North Country This Week St. Lawrence County legislators continued their debate of how to handle relief of penalties for late property tax payments during the coronavirus pandemic. The...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 5:31 pm
BY ANDY GARDNER North Country This Week MASSENA -- The village board voted to spend up to $145,000 to replace an aging sidewalk plow. They took the action at a July 1 special meeting streamed live onl...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 5:29 pm
CANTON -- Many St. Lawrence County residents will be celebrating the Fourth of July this year — a little differently – with celebrations at home, including backyard barbecues and picnics perhaps with...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 8:41 am
BY ANDY GARDNER North Country This Week The county Board of Legislators will return to in-person meetings starting with their Monday, July 6 meeting. It will also be streamed live on YouTube. Legislat...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 8:39 am
Independence Day is almost here and many travelers whose plans have been altered due to the impact of COVID-19 may be looking for local destinations to quench their pent-up desire to travel. AAA wants...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 6:06 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged three residents with speeding on Wednesday night. •Suk Subba, 43, Harrisburg, Pa., was cited for speed in zone on Market Street at 8:15 p.m. • Karri Reinher...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 6:04 am
0043 Traffic Stop on Upper Bay Street 0053 Traffic Stop on Main Street 0902 Assisted citizen with power loss at Debra Drive 1232 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call on the Bagdad Road 1322 Dispatched...
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Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 5:46 pm
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s office today announced that the New York State Police and local law enforcement agencies will increase patrols to crack down on drunk and drugged driving and other traffic i...
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Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 5:45 pm
CANTON -- The Master Gardener Volunteers of St. Lawrence County Cornell Cooperative Extension are prepared to field gardening questions from local residents through its “Growline” service. “Whether yo...
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Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 5:43 pm
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week MASSENA -- The village board okayed a design change for the new Department of Public Works cold storage building, not to exceed $10,000. They took the action dur...
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Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:09 pm
SUNY Potsdam has named Crane School of Music Dean Michael Sitton (Hon. '20) as the recipient of its 2020 Roger B. Linden Distinguished Service Award, the highest award bestowed by the College. Preside...
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Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:07 pm
The Zonta Club of Canton is pleased to announce that the following students have been awarded the club’s 2020 Scholarships: Sophie Ladouceur is the winner of the club’s Putnam-Pitts Scholarship, given...
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Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:05 pm
Robert Thomas, an Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Clarkson University, has been recognized as an Emerging Professional by the American Society of Testing and Materials (A...
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Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:03 pm
Jayden Young, a psychology major in the class of 2021 from Norwood, was named to the dean's list for the spring 2020 semester at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire.
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