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A Potsdam-area woman repeatedly denied allegations that she had been found drunk slumped over the wheel of her vehicle with the motor running while it was parked in the Harte Haven Shopping Plaza.
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Jackson D. Corcoran, 19, of Rochester was charged at 1:17 a.m with unnecessary noise.
SUNY Potsdam wants to erase its $2.4 million budget deficit within the next two years, and while the college promises to maintain quality and avoid layoffs, students already are feeling the effects.
A Potsdam woman was arrested and jailed Friday after allegedly refusing to leave a Maple Street establishment, according to village police.
Justin T. Pavia, 20, of Surprise, Ariz, was charged with burglary and fourth degree grand larceny after he allegedly entered a woman's apartment while she was gone.
The Potsdam man accused of yelling at and kicking the skates of a 10-year-old boy during a youth hockey practice last month pleaded not guilty to a harassment charge in Potsdam Village Court Friday morning.
The Potsdam Volunteer Rescue Squad assists a victim of a three-car crash Friday evening on Route 11. Four people were sent to Canton-Potsdam Hospital with complaints of minor neck injuries, according to Potsdam Fire Chief Justin C. Perry.
Heather M. Kirby, 27, of 92 State Route 56, Potsdam was arrested by Massena Village Police and charged with driving while intoxicated, second-degree obstructing governmental administration, consuming alcohol in a motor vehicle, and unlawful possession of marijuana at 1:03 a.m. Friday at Harte Haven Plaza.
With the Christmas holiday quickly approaching, officials with St. Lawrence County Toys For Tots say they are about halfway to their goal of collecting 14,000 toys, enough to provide two gifts to 7,000 children in need this holiday season.
The Town Hall will be a marketplace of pastel paintings of local dogs in their favorite places from today until Jan. 21. 'The Dog Show' exhibit put on by the St. Lawrence County Arts Council will include 20 to 25 paintings by Potsdam artist Becky A. Harblin.
Brenda E. Vroom, 64 of Ottawa, Ont. was ticketed by Tribal Police for inadequate headlights on State Route 37 on Sunday, Dec. 1. She is to appear in Tribal Court on January 7. Ashton M. Francis, 25 of Hogansburg was arrested by Tribal Police on Saturday, Nov. 30 and charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, unlicensed operator, ... (more)
Santa and Mrs. Claus recently stopped at the Clarkson Inn in Potsdam to visit with the hotel's "junior employees" -- children of the staff.
Santa Paws will visit Potsdam Agway, 14 Pine St., to help celebrate the 20th anniversary of the spay and neuter fundraiser on Dec. 7 from 10 a.m. to noon and 12:30 to 3 p.m. Santa will be available to take pictures with families, kids, and pets.
A DeKalb Junction man was arrested for driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop Wednesday on Market Street for a loud exhaust and obstructed license plate, according to Potsdam police.
1800 Potsdam Fire, Rescue and Police were dispatched to a two car motor vehicle accident on Rt 56 in front of Price Chopper.