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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 5:32 pm
CANTON -- Sandy Santamoor County Clerk Elect will appoint Melissa Friedel Deputy County Clerk. Santamoor currently serves as Deputy St. Lawrence County Clerk and was recently elected to the clerk’s po...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 5:32 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg police union members say the sitting council was right to approve a recent contract following months of negotiations, despite a call by incoming city councilors to postpone th...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 1:06 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena Court session scheduled for Nov. 19 has been cancelled. The court says notices with new court dates will be mailed to affected people.
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 1:05 pm
New York’s U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaking at St. Lawrence University’s North Country Symposium this morning. SLU Photo by Tara Freeman. CANTON -- U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand today spoke at...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 1:04 pm
MASSENA -- The Massena Public Library will hold two meetings to give information on a proposal to become funded by the school district rather than the town. They will be Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 2 p.m. a...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 1:03 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg City Council is expected to settle a labor contract with the Ogdensburg Fire Department at a special meeting tonight at 7 p.m. at City Hall. This comes on the heels of request...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:59 am
WADDINGTON — A Norfolk woman was charged with drug possession following a traffic stop on State Highway 37 Sunday afternoon, according to state police. Jessica A. Rosales, 32, was charged with fourth-...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:41 am
CANTON -- U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand will speak at St. Lawrence University’s 17th Annual North Country Symposium this morning. Her appearance begins at 9:55 a.m. Eben-Holden Conference Center. Gi...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:28 am
BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG – Ogdensburg City Councilor David Price is calling for a change in the city charter that would give the city manager exclusive power of hiring and fir...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:20 am
Samantha McComb '20, left, walks with Assistant Professor Dr. Sara Bier through SUNY Potsdam's new Geoscience Garden. SUNY Potsdam photo. POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam is now home to a new Geoscience Garde...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:17 am
From left, North Country Savings Bank Vice President Amanda Sullivan and Canton-Potsdam Hospital Foundation Executive Director April Grant. CANTON — North Country Savings Bank made its annual gift in...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 7:19 am
CLARE — A Russell man was charged with driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop Saturday on CR 27, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies. Kebbyn A. Giffin, 63, was charged with...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:26 am
• Commercial burglar alarm at Med Eng Systems at 11:21 p.m. False alarm. • Fire alarm activation at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center at 11:26 a.m. Issue in mechanical room. • Commercial burglar alarm at...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 5:50 am
MASSENA -- The Board of Education at their Thursday, Nov. 14 meeting voted to accept just over $11,000 in donations to the school district. They are getting $5,000 from Sen. Patty Richie, R-Heuvelton,...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 5:50 am
St. Lawrence County had about 200 more nonfarm jobs in October 2019 than in October 2018, according to figures released today by the New York State Department of Labor. DOL reports there were 40,500 n...
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Monday, November 18, 2019 - 5:50 am
Photo submitted by Mac Shoen. MASSENA -- The American Legion Post 79 in Massena presented a $1,500 check to the Adopt-a-Platoon 444 sponsored by the criminal justice class at Seaway Tech BOCES, Norwo...
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Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 4:41 pm
BY CRAIG FREILICH North Country This Week CANTON – Thieves might have dealt a blow to Canton’s Church and Community Giving Tree program by stealing holiday gifts meant for local children, but it has b...
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Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 4:40 pm
BY JIMMY LAWTON North Country This Week OGDENSBURG -- The proposed 2019 Ogdensburg City Budget would cut a half-time clerk position from the city codes office, but Code Enforcement Officer Greg Mallet...
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Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 4:39 pm
MASSENA -- Baking season is upon us, and the Massena Public Library has free baking pans, molds, and accessories to make that special treat to loan for free. There are more than 114 baking items avail...
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Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 9:43 am
CANTON — North Country Congressional candidate Tedra Cobb raised more than $400,000 in the last 24 hours, according to a press release from her office. Cobb, a Democrat from Canton, said following “Co...
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Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 9:41 am
OGDENSBURG — State police arrested a woman for drug possession at the Ogdesnburg Correctional Facility Saturday morning. Illyana A. Lewis, 35, Bronx, was charged with first-degree introducing dangerou...
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Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 9:40 am
OGDENSBURG — An Ogdensburg man was charged with driving while intoxicated on Linden Street at 4:35 a.m. Sunday, according to state police. Justin D Pratt, 24, was charged with first-offense DWI, refus...
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Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 9:40 am
NORFOLK — A Massena man was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing following an alleged domestic dispute Sunday morning, according to state police. Austin L. Bush, 26, was cited for the above...
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Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 9:26 am
High pressure will remain in control today, but the air mass will moderate with high temperatures closer to freezing in St. Lawrence County, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Thereafter...
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Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 9:17 am
• Report of a commercial burglar alarm at Med Eng Systems on Tulloch Drive at 11:50 p.m. False alarm. • Report of a subject throwing ice at a home on Kiah Street at 10:17 p.m. Police spoke with subjec...
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