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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 5:42 pm
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced that New York State will receive an initial delivery of enough COVID-19 vaccine doses for 170,000 New Yorkers. If all safety and efficacy approvals are granted b...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 5:40 pm
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week MASSENA -- The Town Council will recommend that Boutique Air continue to provide Essential Air Service out of Massena International Airport. The board voted unan...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 4:33 pm
Forty-four new cases were reported today (Wednesday, Dec. 2), bringing the total number of confirmed positive cases to-date to 1,008. Two hundred and forty three cases are active. Visit https://www.st...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 2:36 pm
At a Wednesday afternoon press conference discussing the arrest of Massena Mayor Tim Currier, from left, Homeland Security Investigations agents Lon Ziankoski and Russ Linstad, St. Lawrence County DA...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 1:55 pm
MASSENA -- Mayor Tim Currier says he is taking a leave of absence from the mayor’s office and is seeking professional treatment. The announcement follows his arrest Tuesday for crack cocaine posession...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 1:01 pm
 POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam students interested in a legal career can now start their studies at the University at Buffalo School of Law while completing their undergraduate degree. This is happening und...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 1:00 pm
Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted recently in favor of America’s Conservation Enhancement Act, bipartisan, bicameral legislation that authorizes more than $1 billion for federal wildlife and habitat...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 1:00 pm
From left, Alice Magana of Little Joe's Butcher Shop, Helping Hands volunteer Eddie Planty with a fifty pound box of donated ground beef, and Joe Briggs. Photo submitted by Tom Chappell. CANTON -- Lit...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 12:41 pm
LISBON -- Lisbon Central School dismissed students early today after a positive COVID case was identified "in or around the food service area," according to an email sent to parents by Superintendent...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 9:27 am
BY ADAM ATKINSONNorth Country This Week POTSDAM – The $4.1 million budget for 2021 for the Town of Potsdam features some pay increases for elected officials, while remaining static from 2020 levels fo...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 9:27 am
Jacob Gorman, 39, of Waverly has pleaded guilty to attempted online enticement of a minor. The announcement was made by Acting United States Attorney Antoinette T. Bacon and Thomas F. Relford, Specia...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 9:27 am
BRASHER — A Brasher couple taught some North Country children about the basics of horse preparations. Alisha Mayville with her crew from Mayville’s Relax and Ride Stables in Brushton were taught by Ci...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 9:07 am
SUNY Oneonta announces Emily LaGarry, Massena,is one of 70 SUNY Oneonta students to receive a Richard Siegfried Student Award this semester for earning a total GPA of 3.9 or higher. LaGarry studies Fa...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 5:58 am
OGDENSBURG -- United Helpers reports that 41 staff members and 71 residents at their Rehabilitation and Senior Care complex in Ogdensburg have tested positive for COVID-19. "The campus experienced the...
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Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 5:58 am
BOCES student learns to use radar gun during Junior Criminal Justice class recently. Photo submitted. OGDENSBURG -- The Junior Criminal Justice class at Northwest Tech recently had a chance to clock...
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 7:53 pm
Scene of arrest posted on social media. MASSENA — Mayor Tim Currier has been arrested for misdemeanor possession of crack cocaine and tampering with evidence. He is allegedly being investigated as par...
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 5:55 pm
CANTON -- Opinions are being gathered through two new online surveys designed to gauge interest in and collect ideas for North Country rivers. The surveys, for the Grasse River and Oswegatchie River,...
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 5:53 pm
POTSDAM -- The Wireless Zone in Potsdam is partnering with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots campaign to collect new toys for less fortunate children in the area during Christmas. The locati...
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 4:22 pm
NORWOOD -- The Norwood-Norfolk Central School has released the honor roll for the first quarter marking period for 2020-2021. The following students are on the high honor roll for the first marking pe...
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 3:43 pm
St. Lawrence County Public Health Department officials report there are now a total of 16 people in the county who have died as a result of COVID-19. Meanwhile, Public Health says there were 11 new ca...
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 1:21 pm
NORWOOD -- Norwood Village Police arrested a Norwood resident for grand larceny, related to the theft of a motor vehicle. Norwood police charged Stephen E. Ashley, Jr.,30, with fourth-degree grand lar...
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 1:20 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Four airlines will hold presentations at an Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority special meeting on Wednesday at 5 p.m. SkyWest, Cape Air, Boutique and Southern Airways Express will make...
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:28 am
CANTON — A DeKalb Junction man was charged with selling alcohol to a minor Monday morning, according to state police. Robert L. Drake, 26, was charged with prohibited sale of an alcoholic beverage and...
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:27 am
CANTON — A Rensselaer Falls woman was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs Monday morning, according to state police. Renae L. Hewey, 34, was charged with first-degree operating a moto...
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:26 am
LOUISVILLE — A Massena resident was charged Monday following an alleged domestic dispute, according to state police. Devin J. Johnson, 24, was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing and endang...
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