Fri May 24, 2013
Watertown Daily Times
Teens face obscenity charges in nude-texting case
Three Norfolk-area teens face obscenity charges after they allegedly transmitted nude photos via mobile phone messages, state police at Massena said Friday.
Thu May 23, 2013
Massena-based state police charged a 14-year-old female from Norwood and a 15-year-old male from Norfolk with misdemeanor counts of third-degree obscenity Tuesday following an incident reported to troopers April 26 from the town of Norfolk.
Wed May 22, 2013
Mother's Day Run raises nearly $4K for Renewal House
The Renewal House 20th annual Mother's Day 5K Fun Run and Walk was recently held at the Remington Recreation Trail, Partridge Run Golf Course.
Garden tour planned June 15 in Potsdam, Norwood
There will be a self-guided tour from 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. of seven Potsdam and Norwood village gardens with brochure guide on June 15.
Sun May 19, 2013
SUNY Potsdam gets a donation that rocks their geology department
A donation in size never seen before, SUNY Potsdam's Geology Department was gifted a pile of 14 aging wooden crates filled with unique rocks and minerals.
Fri May 17, 2013
Norwood seeks low bidder for school debris cleanup
The school was damaged beyond repair in a suspected arson fire in 2009. A series of financial and legal difficulties delayed cleanup until 2012, when about 80 percent of the asbestos-contaminated debris was hauled to a landfill.
Wed May 15, 2013
Norwood rock collection donation boosts SUNY Potsdam's Geology Department
A pile of 14 aging wooden crates discovered in a Norwood carriage house/barn was donated to the geology department at the beginning of the semester.
Tue May 14, 2013
Massena man warned not to mess up again after being released from jail
A Massena man facing a drug count following a May 1 traffic stop on Woodlawn Avenue was released from custody during an appearance last week and another passenger in the vehicle had her bail reduced.
Graveside Memorial Services for Ms. Elizabeth L. Barber, 58, of Nightengale Ave, Massena will be held Saturday 10:30 AM at Calvary Cemetery, Massena, with Rev.
Fri May 10, 2013
N-N blood drive to honor Bigwarfe's memory
The American Red Cross and Norwood Norfolk Elementary School are joining together for the second annual blood drive in memory of Joanne Bigwarfe from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 18 at the Norwood Norfolk Elementary School at 7852 state Highway 56 in Norwood.
NYSP Public Record
Massena-based state police charged Bobbie Jo Zeller, 36, of Norfolk with two counts of third-degree grand larceny Thursday in the town of Potsdam as part of an on-going investigation.
Thu May 09, 2013
William M. Hill
William McKenna Hill, age 66 a resident of 135 Vanderbilt Avenue, Staten Island and formerly of Grant Street in Potsdam; diedWednesday in Staten Island.
Wed May 08, 2013
Zeller case moving forward
After hearing testimony from three witnesses and being presented with three checks that Bobbie Jo Zeller allegedly presented to Monsignor Robert L. Lawler in an 'effort' to repay him, City Court Judge William R. Small ruled there was enough evidence to move forward with the case against Zeller.
Tue May 07, 2013
North Country Now
Potsdam police ticket three drivers
Police investigating a motor vehicle accident at Pine and Lower Pine Streets issued a ticket to Anne M. Snell, 33, Potsdam, for allegedly failing to yield the right of way at a stop sign.
Mon May 06, 2013
North Country Now
Potsdam Police Blotter May 5
Patrols responded and advised the subject who left without incident. 1535 Patrol responded to Lowe's to investigate an incident where two dogs were locked inside of a vehicle with the windows rolled up.
Fri May 03, 2013
Norfolk woman charged with scamming priest out of life savings
After more than two weeks on the run, Bobbie Jo Zeller was taken into custody by state police at a Malone motel Thursday morning and charged in connection with an alleged scam that netted more than $300,000. She is accused of fabricating hard-luck stories to prey on the charitable nature of a retired Roman Catholic priest, his parishoners, and ... (more)
Thu May 02, 2013
Massena traffic stop leads to two drug charges
A traffic stop on Woodlawn Avenue led to drug-related charges on two Massena-area residents that were passengers in the vehicle.
North Country Now
Potsdam assessments: what am I paying for?
My family and I live in Norwood, but still pay Potsdam Town taxes. We just received the letter of reassessment stating that the assessed value just went up $5,500. The only thing we have done to our house is replace a roof that needed replacing when it blew off last fall in one of the wind storms.
Wed May 01, 2013
Norwood man charged with resisting arrest following Massena stop
Village police stopped Louis C. Nelson, 27, of 33 Park St., Norwood, in the Spanky's parking lot following an incident that occurred at the pedestrian crossing in front of the Massena Town Hall.