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Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 9:49 am
MASSENA — Hermon and DeKalb residents were charged with drug possession following an alleged domestic dispute, according to state police. Victoria L. Burnham, 24, Hermon, was charged with fourth-degre...
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Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 9:48 am
STOCKHOLM — A Winthrop man was accused of violating an order of protection Saturday morning, according to state police. Stephen W. Smutz, 27, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt at 10:15...
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Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 9:48 am
RUSSELL — A Russell man was charged with driving while intoxicated Saturday night, according to state police. Tracy H. Durham, 58, was charged with first-offense DWI at 8:50 p.m., officers said. He wa...
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Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 9:42 am
MORRISTOWN -- State police say they charged an Ogdensburg man with unlawfully publishing an intimate image. Brian M. Mcdonald, 30, was charged with the misdemeanor count at 10:32 a.m. on Saturday, May...
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Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 9:02 am
CANTON — An Ogdensburg woman was charged May 5 with possessing prison contraband stemming from an April 28 incident, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Santana. M. Budd, 25, was char...
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Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 8:52 am
Brayden White, a SUNY Canton Legal Studies graduate from Akwesasne, stands on stage for a photo with SUNY Canton President Zvi Szafran and Provost Peggy A. DeCooke at the college's 2020 Commencement C...
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Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 8:43 am
0023 Local Law on Hamilton Street 0204 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0402 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1001 Vehicle Escort on Cedar Street 1023 Lost Property at 38 Main Street 1045 Record...
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Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 8:42 am
0021 Larceny - Congress Street 0023 Property Check- Champlain Street 0236 Suicide Attempt- Denny Street 0251 Domestic - Denny Street 0601 Airport Detail- Ogdensburg Airport 0917 Larceny-Jersey Ave 102...
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Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 7:31 am
Above is a photo of the new Seaway Guardian tugboat. Photo submitted by Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation. BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week MASSENA – A new $24 million tugb...
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Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 7:28 am
The Volunteer Transportation Center, Inc. (VTC), which provides ride services in St. Lawrence County, has received $10,000 from Excellus BlueCross BlueShield as a Community Health Award and sponsorshi...
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Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 5:31 pm
Above are representatives from Norwood-Norfolk Central School administration, school board, instructional, and non-instructional units. From left, Becky Kingsley, administration; Artie Frego, school...
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Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 5:28 pm
CANTON – St. Lawrence County’s Board of Legislators passed a bill that will allow the county to receive $6 million from New York state to enhance emergency services communications. The Board of Legisl...
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Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 5:26 pm
Senator Dan Stec, R-Queensbury, is calling on the Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo administration to address issues that Stec says “have plagued the state’s unemployment insurance (UI) system since t...
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Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 9:38 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence County Public Health has launched a survey to gauge interest in parents having their child vaccinated against COVID-19. Currently, the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is author...
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Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 8:34 am
OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg woman was accused of stealing from Walmart on Friday evening, according to Ogdensburg police. Shania Dobbs, 30, was cited for petit larceny and disorderly conduct at 8:05 p...
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Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 8:34 am
OGDENSBURG -- An Ogdensburg man was charged with criminal contempt Friday morning on Congress Street, according to city police. Andrew M. Petrie, 20, was cited for second-degree criminal contempt at 1...
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Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 8:33 am
OGDENSBURG -- A Heuvelton resident was arrested on a county bench warrant Friday morning on Ford Street, according to city police. Michaela L. Mann, 23, was arrested on the warrant at 10:28 a.m., offi...
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Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 7:45 am
BY ANDY GARDNER North Country This Week CANTON – St. Lawrence County’s Board of Health president offered five of what he described as compelling reasons to get vaccinated for those undecided or hesita...
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Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 7:42 am
OGDENSBURG – City officials say Friday, June 4 is the last date that the 2021 May water rates can be paid without penalty. After, a 10% penalty will be added.   Bills have been mailed and should be pr...
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Friday, May 7, 2021 - 5:38 pm
St. Lawrence County Public Health will hold upcoming pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinics at local fire stations. Register at any of the clinics at https://www.stlawco.org/Departments/PublicHealth/Covi...
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Friday, May 7, 2021 - 5:38 pm
CANTON – St. Lawrence County legislators passed two resolutions proclaiming recognition days for nurses and police officers. They took the actions during their monthly full board meeting Monday, May 3...
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Friday, May 7, 2021 - 5:37 pm
A chicken BBQ for Norwood-Norfolk Central School staff to thank them for all their efforts during the pandemic is being organized by the community. Organizers include, from left, Glenn Webster, Norwo...
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Friday, May 7, 2021 - 3:27 pm
St. Lawrence County Public Health Department officials say there were six new cases of COVID-19 reported in the county on Friday, May 7. There are 91 active cases with one of them hospitalized. Go to...
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Friday, May 7, 2021 - 3:19 pm
CANTON – Village police say they recently charged two people in unrelated instances: On May 3 at 5:53 a.m., Melanie E. Castillo, 19, of New York City was cited for unlicensed operation and uninspected...
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Friday, May 7, 2021 - 2:21 pm
CANTON -- North Country Public Radio has been honored with two major journalism awards for its reporting over the past year. The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) announced Thursday th...
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