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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 5:29 pm
OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg Parks and Recreation has announced a repair schedule for two city boat launches. Beginning Monday, Aug. 26, the Ogdensburg Little Park Boat Launch will be closed for repairs. W...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 5:28 pm
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University’s downtown campus now features an attractive and modern event and conference space in Old Main at 55 Main St. In addition to hosting university events, the handsome Pots...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 1:34 pm
CANTON — The St. Lawrence County Public Health Department is warning people about potentially harmful blue-green algae at Black Lake. The advisory was issued today because a blue-green algae bloom has...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 1:34 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- Aerial spraying for mosquitoes is scheduled to take place in the village, weather permitting, during the early evening of Thursday, Aug. 22. If wind or rain is occurring or forecast, spr...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 9:45 am
Photo submitted by Tim Lieb of the Sage Agency. CANTON — The 80-room Fairfield by Marriott is scheduled to open Monday, Aug. 26, at 5955 U.S. Route 11. The Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites Cant...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 9:42 am
BY CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country This Week Not for the first time, State Sen. Patty Ritchie is opposing a plan by a Democratic governor that would require drivers to replace their license plates whether...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 9:41 am
OGDENSBURG -- Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center Auxiliary is sponsoring the 6th Annual project Sept. 1-30. According to a press release from the Auxiliary, going without socks or having to wear worn out...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 8:18 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged three motorists with driving infractions on Wednesday. Those charged included: • Alibria L. Ryan, 24, Potsdam, was cited for speed in zone on Elm Street at 6...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 8:15 am
0547 Accident on Madrid A venue 0636 Traffic stop on Elm Street 0750 Found Property at 38 Main Street 0751 Suspicious Circumstance on Cottage Street 1022 Larceny on Market Street 1103 Handicap Parking...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 7:00 am
LISBON — An Ogdensburg man was charged with driving while intoxicated on State Highway 37 Aug. 22, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Michael P. Chambers, 40, was charged with first-...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 6:29 am
• Request at 4:05 p.m. from Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center for police to dispose of drug paraphernalia recovered from a patient. Police secured the items and filed an incident report. • Report at 5:57...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 5:43 am
POTSDAM – As students arrive for a new year at SUNY Potsdam, the college is pointing to plans for upgrades at two buildings and new academic programs. A large renovation project is underway at the Bar...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 5:42 am
Carrie Kraszewski, left, at the Corning Canton Plant, with Laura A. Foster, director of the Frederic Remington Art Museum. Photo submitted by Fredric Remington Art Museum. OGDENSBURG -- Corning Incor...
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 8:02 pm
BY ANDY GARDNER North Country This Week MASSENA -- Voters in the Town of Massena will be able to vote on the town’s sale of Massena Memorial Hospital to St. Lawrence Health System. On Monday at 5 p.m....
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 5:58 pm
State police are cracking down on work zone violations in St. Lawrence County and throughout New York. The New York State Police and the Department of Transportation have started “Operation Hardhat,”...
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 5:57 pm
American Legion Riders of Post #925/Norfolk presented checks for $4,825 to Brian Jefferds and Dave Martel of the 10th Mountain Division Association for the Ft Drum Chapter of the Wounded Warrior Fund...
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 4:09 pm
POTSDAM - St. Lawrence Health System has announced that Dr. David Bass, DO, has been elected a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC). Designation as an FACC is an honor achieved by those...
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 2:10 pm
FINE -- State police report that Peggy L. Davidson,66, Star Lake, was charged with several vehicle and traffic infractions on June 24 including including two felony counts. Troopers say they charged D...
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 2:09 pm
State police responded to vehicle accidents in Louisville and Massena Tuesday. Dale Gordon Vallance Jr, 26, Madrid, and Mark W. Murray, 67, Winthrop, had an accident with their vehicles Tuesday along...
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 1:58 pm
POTSDAM -- Breanna Cardinal, Potsdam, earned a spot on SUNY Cortland's president's list for the spring semester. To do so a student must have at least an A- in all courses. Cardinal is a business econ...
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 1:47 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County's unemployment rate was 5.5% in July, which was a slight dip from July 2018's rating of 5.6%, said a press release from the state labor department. The rate represents 40...
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 1:44 pm
From left are Karen Cole and Shannon VanHouse from Claxton-Hepburn, and Greta Ferris, Jaedyn Awan, Abigail Steward, and Joey Boswell, all from Reality Check. Photo submitted by CHMC. OGDENSBURG -- Re...
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 12:59 pm
Potsdam Police Department blotter, Aug. 20 0201 Local law on Maple Street 0332 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0332 Assist Potsdam Rescue 0952 Burglary on Market Street 1048 Traffic stop on Lawren...
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 9:31 am
The National Weather Service is advising St. lawrence County residents that harzardous weather conditions are expected through the afternoon. Numerous showers with embedded thunderstorms are expected...
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 9:27 am
POTSDAM – The town has re-appointed Assessor James McGuire with a six-year term. McGuire had been appointed acting assessor in July 2017 while he finished his certification to be permanent assessor, a...
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