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  1. Ogdensburg gets $1.6 million; Watertown $760,000 for trail upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The city of Ogdensburg will receive $1,644,800 to extend the Maple City Trail to include incorporating an old railroad bridge over the Oswegatchie River into the walkway, and the city of Watertown will benefit from a $760,000 award to extend the Black River Trail, both part of a package of grants announced by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo Wednesday. Gov. Cuomo announced $112.2 million in funding for 81 projects that support bicycle and pedestrian enhancements and improve air quality across the state.

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  2. Ogdensburg gets $1.6 million, Watertown $760,000 for trail upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Watertown Daily Times

    The city of Ogdensburg will receive $1,644,800 to extend the Maple City Trail to include incorporating an old railroad bridge over the Oswegatchie River into the walkway, and the city of Watertown will benefit from a $760,000 award to extend the Black River Trail, both part of a package of grants announced by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo Wednesday. Gov. Cuomo announced $112.2 million in funding for 81 projects that support bicycle and pedestrian enhancements and improve air quality across the state.

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  3. Border agents can search electronics; number of instances increased over the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Watertown Daily Times

    American and Canadian travelers carrying cell phones, tablets or laptops across the Thousand Islands or Ogdensburg-Prescott International bridges may find themselves subject to an increasing nationwide trend of having their devices searched. While the Fourth Amendment typically protects people around the country from unreasonable searches without warrants, agents along the Canadian and Mexican borders can search all travelers' belongings, including electronic devices, with or without reasonable suspicion or a warrant.

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  4. First Ogdensburg a Patriot Runa deemed community successRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The weather couldn't have been better Saturday morning and the organizer of Ogdensburg's first Patriot Run couldn't have been happier with the turnout. “It reminds me of that movie, 'It's a Wonderful Life,'” said Allan Mooney, a member of AMVETS Post 19. “Everyone has come together ... pulling together to help solve a problem.” The five-kilometer walk or run event, which started at the Dobisky Visitors Center and followed the city's scenic Maple City Trail, was organized by Mr. Mooney after Ogdensburg City Council cut funding from the city budget that for decades has been used to purchase flags to be placed on the graves of veterans on Memorial Day.

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  5. First Ogdensburg a Patriot Runa deemed community successRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The weather couldn't have been better Saturday morning and the organizer of Ogdensburg's first Patriot Run couldn't have been happier with the turnout. “It reminds me of that movie, 'It's a Wonderful Life,'” said Allan Mooney, a member of AMVETS Post 19. “Everyone has come together ... pulling together to help solve a problem.” The five-kilometer walk or run event, which started at the Dobisky Visitors Center and followed the city's scenic Maple City Trail, was organized by Mr. Mooney after Ogdensburg City Council cut funding from the city budget that for decades has been used to purchase flags to be placed on the graves of veterans on Memorial Day.

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  6. Canadian company drops plan to buy Ogdensburg Newell siteRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 15 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Canadian electronics and technology company has backed out of a pending deal to purchase the former Newell building on Paterson Street to set up an American-based manufacturing site. In March, the Ogdensburg City Council approved the sale of the old Newell building to Canexsys Networks, Inc. The site overlooks the St. Lawrence River near the Paterson Street boat launch.

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  7. Border agents can search electronics; number of instances increased over the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    American and Canadian travelers carrying cell phones, tablets or laptops across the Thousand Islands or Ogdensburg-Prescott International bridges may find themselves subject to an increasing nationwide trend of having their devices searched. While the fourth amendment typically protects people around the country from unreasonable searches without warrants, agents along the Canadian and Mexican borders can search all travelers' belongings, including electronic devices, with or without reasonable suspicion or a warrant.

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  8. First Ogdensburg Patriot Run deemed community successRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Watertown Daily Times

    The weather couldn't have been better Saturday morning and the organizer of Ogdensburg's first Patriot Run couldn't have been happier with the turnout. “It reminds me of that movie, 'It's a Wonderful Life,'” said Allan Mooney, a member of AMVETS Post 19. “Everyone has come together ... pulling together to help solve a problem.” The five-kilometer walk or run event, which started at the Dobisky Visitors Center and followed the city's scenic Maple City Trail, was organized by Mr. Mooney after Ogdensburg City Council cut funding from the city budget that for decades has been used to purchase flags to be placed on the graves of veterans on Memorial Day. 1 comment

  9. St. Lawrence County property transactions listedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Town of Potsdam: unknown acres, bounded by State Route 56, Jeffrey R. Pignona, Saint Albans, Vt., sold to State Hearing and Audiology PC, Potsdam $86,500 Town of Massena: Unknown acres, Lot 16, Block 31B, bounded by Canal Avenue, Sheila Mae Yale, Claverack, sold to Brian and Rebecca Rivale, Massena $43,500 City of Ogdensburg: Unknown acres, Lot 8 in Block 37, bounded by Montgomery Street, Ann Hanson Pfertner , James A. Butler, Houston, Texas, sold to Richard A. and Janet Roach, Ogdensburg $0 Town of Norfolk: 1.87 acres more or less, Lot 45 and Lot 55, bounded by Cook Street, Edward J. Harvey Jr. and Heather M. Harvey, Massena, sold to Bobby Jo LaPradd, Massena $165,000 Town of Clifton: 3 Parcels, unknown acres, bounded by Columbian Road, Cynthia J. Palmer, Cincinnati, Ohio, sold to Paul H. and Jennifer L. Burkard, Lockport $107,000 Village of Massena: Unknown acres, Lot 18, bounded by ... (more)

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  10. Ogdensburg lures chainsaw artist with fish carving projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 26 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A plan to have the base of a large Elm tree carved into the likeness of a St. Lawrence River game fish has lured the interest of a noted regional chainsaw artist, according to city officials. The idea of carving the old tree, located along the Ogdensburg riverfront, was floated by Ogdensburg City Councilor Daniel E. Skamperle last year when city crews began limbing out the diseased Elm because of safety concerns.

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  11. Ogdensburg lures chainsaw artist with fish carving projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 26 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A plan to have the base of a large Elm tree carved into the likeness of a St. Lawrence River game fish has lured the interest of a noted regional chainsaw artist, according to city officials. The idea of carving the old tree, located along the Ogdensburg riverfront, was floated by Ogdensburg City Councilor Daniel E. Skamperle last year when city crews began limbing out the diseased Elm because of safety concerns.

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  12. Ogdensburg Marina District development concept no pipe dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The city's long-term plan for rebuilding a section of the community along the Oswegatchie River's Marina District may be taking years to unfold, but the conceptual remake is no pipe dream, according to city officials. Ogdensburg's Local Waterfront Revitalization Plan was originally certified in 1986, but updates to the development strategy have been ongoing.

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  13. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2017 | North Country Now

    North Country Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne sent a letter to regional federal representatives expressing concern with a Trump Administration budget proposal calling for the elimination of subsidies that brought passenger air service to the region. Assemblywoman Jenne says elimination of those funds would likely dramatically impact passenger air service options in the North Country.

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  14. Will it float? Plan to dredge Ogdensburg Harbor raises serious questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., has renewed his call for such a project. He met last year with representatives of the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority and urged the government to make this a priority.

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  15. DEC regulations protect spawning walleye in St. Lawrence CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is closing specific St. Lawrence County tributary waters to fishing in order to protect spawning walleye. These tributaries feed Black Lake and the St. Lawrence River, which are popular for walleye fishing.

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  16. James M. LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    Funeral services for James M. Lewis, age 77 of Ogdensburg, will be held at 11:00am on Saturday at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating.

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  17. DEC regulations protect spawning walleye in St. Lawrence CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is closing specific St. Lawrence County tributary waters to fishing in order to protect spawning walleye. These tributaries feed Black Lake and the St. Lawrence River, which are popular for walleye fishing.

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  18. DEC regulations protect spawning walleye in St. Lawrence CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is closing specific St. Lawrence County tributary waters to fishing in order to protect spawning walleye. These tributaries feed Black Lake and the St. Lawrence River, which are popular for walleye fishing.

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  19. Winter storm warning for St. Lawrence County set for Tuesday through WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for most of the north country beginning Tuesday morning at 7 a.m. in St. Lawrence County and lasting until 8 p.m. Wednesday. According to Robert L. Beal, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Burlington, Vermont, areas along the St. Lawrence River should expect less snow than inland communities in St. Lawrence County.

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  20. Ogdensburg City Police Blotter, March 12Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | North Country Now

    Patrol advised all parties to cease contact with each other. 21:47 Caller at an address at Montgomery and Elizabeth streets reported an intoxicated individual knocking on his door.

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