'Women’s Right to Vote in NYS' display open at St. Lawrence County Historical Association in Canton
CANTON — A new exhibit entitled “Recognizing Women’s Right to Vote in New York State” is on display through November at the St. Lawrence County Historical Association (SLCHA).
This exhibit celebrates a hundred years of women having the right to vote in NY State and includes different aspects of the Women’s Suffrage movement from pre-colonial times until the NY State referendum in 1917 and the 19th Amendment in 1920, said SLCHA.
What’s Going On: Blood drives in Massena, Gaslands! Sessions in Canton, book club meets in Potsdam
LOCAL EVENTS ON WEDNESDAY
Alzheimer's support group
GOUVERNEUR: Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter hosting support group, 1:30 p.m., Gouverneur Community Center, 4673 NYS Route 58; free to attend, facilitated by trained individuals; info: 1-800-272-3900 or email [email protected].
Potsdam police blotter, Nov. 10
0025 Suspicious Persons Market Street
0027 Traffic Stop on Maple Street
0037 Traffic Stop on Maple Street
0134 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call
0136 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call
0302 Potsdam Fire dispatched to a call
0302 Assist Fire Department on Clarkson Campus
0310 Intoxicated Person on Maple Street
0310 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call
0853 Criminal Mischief on Main Street
0955 Traffic Stop on Maple Street
1058 Traffic Stop on Madrid A venue
1107 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call
Winter storm warning issued as St. Lawrence County could see 7-11 inches of snow by Tuesday morning
A winter storm warning is in effect for St. Lawrence County from 1 p.m. today through 1 p.m. Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).
Snow accumulations could 3 to 5 inches or 7 to 11 inches in parts of the North Country, forecasters say. The heavy snowfall could lead to difficult travel for motorists during their evening commute tonight and morning commute Tuesday, the service says.
If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency and allow extra time if travel is necessary, NWS says.
Arby's donates to Potsdam Kiwanis Club Senior Scholarship
Potsdam Kiwanis Club President Marylee Ballou, left, accepts a check from Jessica Campos, GM of Arby’s. Photo from Potsdam Kiwanis Club. Potsdam Kiwanis Club | Submitted
POTSDAM – Arby’s, 172 Market St., has donated to the Potsdam Kiwanis Club Senior Scholarship, awarded each year to a qualified senior from Potsdam High School.
Norwood-Norfolk Central holding 'Report Card Night' Wednesday for grades 5-12
NORWOOD — Parents and guardians of Norwood-Norfolk students in grades 5-12 are invited to attend “Report Card Day/Night” Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 1-3 p.m. or from 6-8 p.m.
Students in grades 5-12 will be released from school at 10:30 a.m.
Report cards will be distributed and teachers will be available in the elementary gymnasium to meet with parents/guardians regarding any questions or concerns.
Babysitting services for younger children will be provided by Key Club and National Honor Society.
American Legion Post 514 in Brasher Falls holding Veteran's Day ceremony today
BRASHER FALLS -- American Legion Post 514 is hosting a Veterans Day ceremony at Veterans Park, across from the Brasher town hall on Monday, Nov. 11 at 11:11 a.m.
The ceremony is open to the public and veterans are encouraged to attend.
Chocolate labs Lady and Bella take a stroll in Rensselaer Falls following the recent snowstorm that left the North Country under a blanket of the white stuff. Photo submitted by Andrea Dalton.
A picture from the porch. Dawn Allen sent us in this photo of the fresh snow that covered the ground and trees on the St. Regis River. The photo was taken at her camp she owns with Jerry Cootware.
Funeral services for Edward S. Breen, 85, and Mary "Margaret" Breen, 91 of 1123 Ford Street, Ogdensburg, New York, will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Notre Dame Church. A prayer service will be held at 9:30 a.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home prior to the funeral mass.