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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 9:17 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City Council has modified the city code to allow for dining and alcohol sales on outside public areas. Following two public hearings the council moved two resolutions to make...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 6:53 pm
Two new cases of Covid-19 were reported to the St. Lawrence County Public Health Department over the weekend and one new case was reported Monday, bringing to 229 the number of confirmed positive case...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 6:40 pm
St. Lawrence County has declared a local state of emergency and extended the county-wide burn ban through Friday. The State of Emergency was declared due to extremely dry conditions causing numerous o...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 6:33 pm
CANTON -- In partnership with SLC Arts, TAUNY is participating in #AsyncArts with a community chalk art mural project created by local artist contributors this July on the sidewalk outside The TAUNY C...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 6:30 pm
The COVID-19 pandemic has negatively affected many local governments’ revenues and its impact will likely be severe for many municipalities’ finances, according to a report from New York State Comptro...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 6:30 pm
WADDINGTON – The Bassmaster Elite Series events planned for Waddington will instead take place in Clayton from July 23 to 26 so that the competition can adhere to state health and safety guidelines du...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 6:28 pm
MASSENA -- The Board of Education made 10 appointments and named a substitute, along with other personnel actions at their Thursday, June 9 meeting. The board appointed: Angela Wilhelm, district clerk...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 1:02 pm
CANTON -- SUNY Canton has established a new scholarship for St. Lawrence County residents who have worked to help the community during the pandemic or have been impacted economically. The "In Gratitud...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 1:01 pm
POTSDAM – The Boards of Directors of Rochester Regional Health (RRH) and St. Lawrence Health System (SLHS) have reached an affiliation agreement between the two health systems. The affiliation agreeme...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 12:57 pm
WAVERLY -- A woman from the St. Regis Falls area died after being pinned against a woodpile by a UTV, according to state police. On July 10 around 11:50 a.m., troopers say they responded to a UTV acci...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 9:43 am
0018 Traffic Stop on Pierrepont Street 0024 Traffic Stop on Hamilton Street 0030 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0033 Local Law violation on Elm Street 0106 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 014...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 9:35 am
The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced that exams for individuals seeking a license to practice falconry, become a wildlife rehabilitator, or use leashed tracking dogs to find wo...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 9:34 am
CANTON -- A search committee is looking for a permanent commissioner of social services for St. Lawrence County. County officials are hopeful the committee will make a recommendation to the Board of L...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 8:22 am
POTSDAM — A Lisbon man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation following investigation of a hit-and-run property-damage accident on Leroy Street, according to Potsdam police. Mark A. Francis,...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 6:03 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam Central’s Reopening Committee is tackling obstacles and challenges the district may face as they try to maintain a safe learning environment while possibly reopening in the fall. Go...
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Monday, July 13, 2020 - 6:03 am
HOPKINTON -- The Town Board of of Hopkinton will hold the regularly scheduled board meeting on Monday, July 20 at 7 p.m. in the Hopkinton Town Hall. The public will be allowed to attend and social dis...
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Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 4:45 pm
By ADAM ATKINSON North Country This Week CANTON -- The Canton Town Board has accepted a contract proposal from the Development Authority of the North Country to participate in DANC's geographic inform...
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Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 4:43 pm
CANTON -- SUNY Canton's newest four-year degree is a bachelor of science in crime analysis that will be offered through the college's Center for Criminal Justice, Intelligence and Cybersecurity (CJIC)...
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Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 4:41 pm
The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC) for Sheet Metal Workers, Local Union #58, will conduct a recruitment from Aug. 3 through July 4, 2021 for four Sheet Metal Worker apprentices, th...
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Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 9:53 am
Widespread rainfall will continue through the morning hours today in St. Lawrence County with largely beneficial rains expected, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). The rest of today shou...
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Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 9:46 am
BRASHER — Two men were charged with criminal possession of marijuana Saturday night following a traffic stop on CR 50, according to state police Juan A. Rodriguez, 40, Middletown and Jason Cay, Johnso...
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Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 9:46 am
MASSENA — A Chase Mills teen was charged with petit larceny on Roosevelt Street Saturday evening, according to state police. The unnamed 13-year old was cited at 5:03 p.m. and released on an appearanc...
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Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 9:40 am
POTSDAM -- Potsdam police made two arrests Saturday. Police charged Christopher Dalton, 20, Canton, with aggravated unlicensed operation and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle at 2:38 a.m. on Market...
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Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 9:37 am
0133 Domestic on Market Street 0708 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 0859 Suspicious vehicle on Maple Street 1133 V & T complaint on Washington Street 1203 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call 1...
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Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 9:32 am
BY KELLIE HITCHMANHospice Director of Development Summer typically means many special events for Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley, with. community members coming out to golf, ride a motorcycle or swim i...
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