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' Thursday for grades 5-12
NORWOOD — Parents and guardians of Norwood-Norfolk students in grades 5-12 are invited to attend “Report Card Day/Night” Thursday, 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.
OGDENSBURG -- 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.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, November 12, 2019, from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
POTSDAM -- Mrs. Cynthia Ann LaPointe, age 80, of Potsdam, passed away suddenly with her family by her side, Saturday, November 9, 2019.
A mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, November 13th at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church in Potsdam, with Rev. Stephen Rocker celebrant.
Burial will follow the service at the Visitation Cemetery in Norfolk, NY with Rev. Garry Giroux.
Friends may call at the Garner Funeral Service on Tuesday, November 12th from 3:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Contributions in her memory can be made to the Potsdam Humane Society.
Bruce Charles McDonald, 58, of Canton, died unexpectedly over night on Monday, November 4, 2019 at his home.
Bruce was born on January 7, 1961 in Neptune, New Jersey, the son of the late John and Jane (Wykoff) McDonald. Bruce was a Union Carpenter, and although he wasn't born in Canton, he had made it home for many years.
Calling hours for Bruce will be held on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 4 - 6 p.m. at the O'Leary Funeral Home, Canton, followed by a concluding prayer.
Tom Rausch of Waddington and his hunting dogs hit a milestone recently when they recovered their 100th deer since they began tracking a few years ago. Rausch, right, and tracker Luna, recovered this 9-point buck for Roger Wilson, left, near Ogdensburg last week. The recovery service helps hunters find game after shooting, for free, but a contribution for gas is welcome. There is more information in our story.
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