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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 5:27 pm
MADRID -- International enthusiasts of Allis Chalmers tractors and other heavy-duty equipment will convene at the Gathering of the Orange (GOTO2020) at the St. Lawrence Power and Equipment Museum, 175...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 5:20 pm
Assemblyman Mark Walczyk (R-Watertown) is calling for the "immediate restoration" of what Walczyk says is Gov. Cuomo’s planned $5.68 million cuts to veterans’ services. According to Walczyk, Cuomo’s p...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 5:19 pm
AKWESASNE -- The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe will receive $1,991,057 in Indian Housing Block Grants (IHBG) to support affordable housing. The cash comes from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Develo...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 5:18 pm
BY CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country This Week POTSDAM -- The installation of a new fluoride system for municipal water to replace the old failing system is on hold for the time being because the only bid r...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 2:51 pm
  Photo submitted by SeaComm. SeaComm Federal Credit Union recently honored 10 employees who have distinguished themselves and been honored with the President’s Award for Service Excellence. This awa...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 2:36 pm
From left are Potsdam Rotary President Duane Pelkey, instructor Nanci Collins, O’Dourghty Cunningham and Rotary Vocational Service Chair Paul McGrath. Potsdam Rotary photo.  NORWOOD -- O'Dourghty Cun...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 2:23 pm
NORWOOD -- Students selected as January Program Student of the Month for their class at Seaway Career and Technical Education Center are: • Conner Wilson, Auto Technology, Canton • Casey Basford, Buil...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 1:47 pm
MASSENA -- The Village of Massena did “really, really well” in an audit of its books, the auditor told the village board at their Tuesday, Feb. 18 meeting. Carl Seyfarth of Seyfarth and Seyfarth CPAs...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 1:45 pm
After complaints from affected retailers and consumers about a lack of clear information, the state is launching an education and outreach campaign “to ensure that New Yorkers are aware of the March 1...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 1:41 pm
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce has approved the membership application of one new member. The board of directors, at their meeting on Feb. 18, welcomed Jerry Blossom Bar-B-Que, a mobile f...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 9:45 am
SUNY Potsdam Professor Dr. Glenn Johnson, right, has been awarded a $477,326 grant by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to protect threatened turtle species at four sites in St. Lawrence County. He...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 9:43 am
Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is a cosponsor of the Stop for School Buses Act, legislation to require the U.S. Department of Transportation to compile illegal passing laws in all states, review existin...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 9:41 am
SPORTS, RECREATION ON SUNDAY Sled Extravaganza COLTON: St. Lawrence County Snowmobile Association (SLCSA) is celebrating its 45th Anniversary Extravaganza with a ride-in barbeque and antique sled show...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 9:27 am
BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG -- Following a recommendation from the State Financial Review Board Ogdensburg is working with the county to potentially take over dispatcher services...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 5:51 am
St. Lawrence County will see a cold period of mostly dry weather continue through early next week followed by a warming trend in temperatures with rain or snow by mid-week, according to the National W...
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Friday, February 21, 2020 - 5:51 am
POTSDAM -- More than 600 North Country Volunteer First Responders and their families will be recognized Friday night, Feb. 21 at Clarkson University’s Annual Volunteer First Responders Appreciation Ni...
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Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 5:25 pm
DEKALB -- St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Office detectives say they've charged one person after discovering an active methamphetamine lab while executing a search warrant earlier this month.Mann Michae...
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Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 5:24 pm
POTSDAM -- Former District Attorney Nicole Duvé on Thursday afternoon announced she will run for St. Lawrence County Court judge in the November election. She will seek the seat held by former Judge J...
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Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 5:23 pm
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week MASSENA -- Students at Massena Central will soon be able to compete in e-sports after school through a new club. E-sports means online competitive video gaming,...
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Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 1:03 pm
MORRISTOWN -- The Morristown Central School Board of Education is expected to appoint Staci Vaughn as the next superintendent of schools at its meeting Feb. 25. The appointment would be effective July...
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Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 1:02 pm
BY CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country This Week STAR LAKE -- Two people were reportedly hurt in a fire in Star Lake on Wednesday morning. The trailer with attached garage on Valley Road was “fully involved”...
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Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 1:02 pm
BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City Councilor Michael Powers says an email from the deputy mayor to the city manager gave a directive that violated the city charter. A...
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Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 11:00 am
MASSENA -- Village police say they recently issued the following citations: • Isaiah D. Peterson, 18, of Maple Street, Massena was charged with second-degree harassment at 7:57 p.m. Feb. 19 at the pol...
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Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 10:47 am
POTSDAM – Potsdam police cited two motorists who were in separate accidents for driving infractions Wednesday. Shawn McClure, 32, Potsdam, was charged with unsafe backing on Raquette Road after police...
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Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 10:36 am
Potsdam Police Department blotter, Feb. 19 0144 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0153 Traffic Stop on Elm Street 0349 Traffic Stop on US Highway 11 0425 Suspicious Vehicle on Beal Street 0654 Alarm...
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