Raymond L. Austin, 89, passed away July 27, at Massena Memorial Hospital.
Arrangements are incomplete at this time with the Hammill Funeral Home, St. Regis Falls.
Among his survivors is his wife, Frances
NYSERDA says North Country businesses, municipalities, schools reduced energy use by $644,740
Municipalities, school districts, hospitals, businesses and colleges throughout the North Country have made energy-saving investments that are reducing energy costs by $644,740 annually, the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority says.
NYSERDA’s commercial and industrial programs provided $595,222 in incentives to 73 businesses and institutions in St. Lawrence, Franklin, Clinton, Jefferson and Warren counties during the first six months of 2011.
County Soil and Water Conservation District taking bass, trout, catfish orders
The St. Lawrence County Soil and Water Conservation District is taking orders for Largemouth Bass, Brook Trout, Rainbow Trout, and Catfish.
The fish average about five inches long and cost about $180 per hundred depending on the species. Minimum order is 25 fish. Fathead Minnows, which eat mosquitoes, are also available as feed at a lower cost.
Trout will do best in cold ponds. Rainbow may grow to 20-24 inches and can weigh 2 – 3 pounds. Rainbows are larger, but Brooks are more aggressive.
Claxton Hepburn Medical Center Auxiliary sponsoring The Gold Refinery Aug. 3
OGDENSBURG – The Claxton Hepburn Medical Center Auxiliary will sponsor The Gold Refinery in the center’s lobby Wednesday, Aug. 3 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
They will be buying unwanted gold, necklaces, bracelets, rings, earrings, gold coins, white gold, dental gold, platinum and silver jewelry.
All proceeds benefit auxiliary programs.
'Fun Night at Recreation' Aug. 3 at Potsdam Sandstoner Park
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Recreation Department hosts a “Fun Night at Recreation” at Sandstoner Park on Pine Street from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday evening, Aug. 3.
A variety of activities will take place, including games, arts-and-craft stations, music, rollerblading, swimming and lots more.
A StoryWalk is planned, and hopefully a corresponding movie. Registrations will also be accepted for the Sandstonerman Youth Triathlon.
The concession will be open for the evening. More info: Recreation Office at 265-4030.
A recent evening on the deck in Hannawa Falls near Brown's Bridge. Photo by Barbara Durkin.
Full Military Honors for Frank L Canfield, 68, of Haskell St. Massena will be held Monday (August 1, 2011) at 10:00 a.m. in Pine Grove Cemetery II Norfolk. Frank died Tuesday (July 19, 2011) in the Buffalo Veterans Hospital.
Surviving Frank L Canfield is his wife Sandra; three stepchildren, Thomas Peters of Baldwinsville, Sue and William Peters both of Massena, three step grandchildren and three great grandchildren; a brother, William Canfield of Lakeland, FL; a sister, Donna Ward of Massena; and several nieces and nephews and cousins.
Donald I. Deno, 73, of North Lawrence, died early Wednesday morning, July 27, 2011, at his home while under the loving care of his family and Hospice of the St. Lawrence Valley. He was born in St. Regis Falls, September 6, 1937, he was the son of the late Frederick and Margaret LaGray Deno, Sr. He graduated from St. Lawrence Central School in 1955.
Donald served in the United States Marine Corp from 1956 until his Honorable Discharge in 1958. On July 25, 1959, he was united in marriage to the former Constance E. Frary at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Malone. She survives.
Clarkson Pres. Collins to head new North Country Economic Development Council, Gov. Cuomo announces during Potsdam visit
POTSDAM – Clarkson University Pres. Tony Collins will co-chair a new North Country Regional Economic Development Council, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced during a visit this afternoon to SUNY Potsdam.
The council is one of ten created around the state. Cuomo says the councils "redesign the relationship between state government and businesses to stimulate regional economic development and create jobs."
The Governor was joined by local officials, business leaders, and community members during his appearance in the Barrington Student Union.
The NY BASS Chapter Federation held its second tournament of the season on the St. Lawrence River Sunday. Above are non-boater division winners Don Van Tassel (first place, left), Chris Johnson (second place, center) and Andre Frazer (third place, right). To read more results, click here.