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3 hrs ago | North Country Now
A Conservative Party candidate in the 116th Assembly District contest announced Monday that he had challenged his opponents to a debate Tuesday, but he might be the only one there.
8 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal
Both St. Lawrence County state colleges have been provided with naloxone, an opiate overdose-reversing antidote that already has saved many lives across the country, for the upcoming academic year, though neither college had any opiate-related student deaths last year.
With the new school year starting next week, high school administrators at Potsdam High School have taken steps to ensure they don't encounter the same problems involving sexually provocative dancing that they encountered last year.
Grinning from ear to ear, SUNY Canton President Dr. Zvi Szafran became the second north country college president to take the ALS ice bucket challenge Monday, responding to a challenge from more than 700 Clarkson freshmen who endured the plunge Sunday.
In December, New York's health department commissioned a thorough assessment of the North Country's health care system.
The St. Lawrence County Board of Legislators approved a workers' compensation formula Monday it believes is more fair than its present system even though several municipal leaders complained they had not had time to study it.
More than 700 freshmen at Clarkson University took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Sunday, after being challenged by Clarkson President Tony Collins.
A Potsdam man is accused of using a pair of scissors to cut up $1,700 in cash that belonged to his ex-girlfriend, according to St. Lawrence County Sheriff's deputies.
Norwood Village Police said Charles R. Murdie, 34, of Massena, previously listing a 3 Bernard Ave., Norwood, address, turned himself in on a warrant Sunday after learning Potsdam Town Justice James Mason had issued a warrant for his arrest after he failed to appear in court as directed on third-degree criminal trespass, second-degree criminal ... (more)
Village police charged Nicholas P. Adams, 23, of 4 Debra Drive, Potsdam, with criminal obstruction of breathing, second-degree harassment, third-degree criminal mischief and fourth-degree criminal mischief following a domestic dispute with his mother at 10:21 p.m. Sunday at 55 Liberty Ave. Police said Adams broke a clock and lamp, flipped over a ... (more)
Rock hounds and members of the St. Lawrence County Rock & Mineral Club traded specimens and sold items to the public Sunday at the St. Lawrence County Gem & Mineral Show, held at the Municipal Park and Community Center here.
State police say they investigated a personal-injury accident on State Highway 2 on Saturday afternoon involving a Potsdam man.
The operator, Yamin Wang of Potsdam, was issued traffic summons for Traffic Device Violation and Motor Vehicle License violation; returnable in Potsdam Village Court 09/05/2014 at 0830.
The following list represents parcels of property transferred within St. Lawrence County between July 15 and Aug. 6. The list includes seller, buyer, location of property and the purchase price.
Joshua J. Devine age 30 of Potsdam was sentenced to St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility in lieu of 500 cash/15,000 bond for violation of probation.
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Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 06:36 am
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