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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 8:50 pm
CANTON -- A Potsdam man has been charged for leaving gold foil packets of LSD on the doors of several local municipal law enforcement agencies. Marko L. JukicSt. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office have...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 5:38 pm
MASSENA -- A New Jersey man has been sentenced to over seven years in federal prison for bringing crack cocaine to Massena for distribution. Thomas Critten, 30, of Jersey City, N.J., was sentenced Tue...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 5:37 pm
BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week Democratic Congressional candidate Tedra Cobb was critical of Congress’s failure to pass a COVID-19 relief bill, says Joe Biden is the best candidate for preside...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 3:43 pm
People who attended recent church services in Nicholville and Massena may have been exposed to COVID-19, according to the St. Lawrence County Public Health Department. Anyone who attended wake service...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 3:42 pm
St. Lawrence County Public Health Department officials say there were no new cases of COVID-19 reported in the county on Wednesday, Oct. 21. There are 20 active cases with none of them hospitalized. G...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 1:13 pm
OGDENSBURG -- City historian Julie Madlin created a new video about the historic W.S. Hill House. The W.S. Hill house located at 423 Washington St. has undergone radical renovations. Originally it wa...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 1:12 pm
An additional 200 people received unemployment benefits in St. Lawrence County in September, compared to a year ago. The Department of Labor reports 2,200 people in the county received benefits last m...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 1:10 pm
BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG -- Budget discussions in Ogdensburg will likely be contentious, as City Manager Stephen Jellie says bankruptcy and breaching union contracts are on th...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 10:26 am
HERMON — A Richville man was arrested Tuesday following a larceny complaint made to state police Sept. 5. John-Charle M. Anson, 29, was charged with five counts of petit larceny and five counts of thi...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 9:26 am
0138 Potsdam Rescue Dispatched to a call 0517 Potsdam Rescue Dispatched to a call 0612 Potsdam Rescue Dispatched to a call 0658 Alarm activation on Maple Street 1239 Handicap Parking Permit issued at...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 9:22 am
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week CANTON – St. Lawrence County public health officials told the Board of Legislators that the recent uptick in COVID-19 cases is concerning and people need to cont...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 9:22 am
CANTON — Department of Transportation crews are expected to begin paving operations on U.S. Route 11 Thursday, Oct. 22 with work expected to be complete by the end of Friday, Oct. 23, weather permitt...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 9:22 am
MADRID — The Town of Madrid water district will be flushing the hydrant system Thursday, Oct. 29, at 10 P.M. The purpose of this program is to ensure the water district’s fire hydrants are in good wor...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 9:18 am
MASSENA -- In honor of October’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month, The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence, announces that Jerry Sharlow of Massena was awarded the distinction of “William B. Jo...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 7:26 am
CANTON — A Massena woman was charged with drug possession following a traffic stop on CR 14, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Courtney E. Lashomb, 30, was charged with seventh-degr...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 6:10 am
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week MASSENA -- The village board will hold a public hearing next month on a proposed local law that regulates shipping containers on residential properties. The boar...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 6:10 am
CANTON -- The village of Canton has changed the date of its village board meeting to the third Wednesdays of the month at 6:30 p.m. At the village board meeting Oct. 19, Trustee Beth Bullock Larrabee...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 6:03 am
SharlowReese OGDENSBURG -- City police say they charged five people with meth-related counts after searching a residence with a warrant. On Monday, Oct. 19, police say they carried out the search warr...
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Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 5:46 pm
CANTON — The St. Lawrence County Chamber Board of Directors are looking to hire a new executive director, while current executive director, Brooke Rouse shifts her role to director of tourism. “The Ex...
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Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 5:44 pm
State Senator Patty Ritchie is asking Central and Northern New Yorkers to participate the “Christmas Cards for Our Troops” program. Ritchie, the Albany "Veterans Miracle Center" and Ogdensburg native...
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Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 5:39 pm
BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week Republican Congresswoman Elise Stefanik says she expects a COVID-19 relief bill will pass before the end of the year, Donald Trump is the best choice for Preside...
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Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 4:00 pm
St. Lawrence County Public Health Department officials say there were five new cases of COVID-19 reported in the county on Tuesday, Oct. 20. There are 20 active cases with none of them hospitalized. G...
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Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 1:12 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies say they arrested a man Monday as a fugitive in Tennessee. Deputies said they arrested Andre D. Davis, 28, Buffalo, following his release from St. Lawr...
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Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 1:11 pm
BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG -- Allegiant Air has ended service at Ogdensburg Airport, but the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority says it has not received notice. “Due to contin...
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Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 1:08 pm
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week The Republican candidate for the St. Lawrence County legislature’s District 5 says he believes in limited government and feels the county should continue to keep...
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