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  1. St. Lawrence County may ask towns, villages and city of Ogdensburg to revise sales tax formulaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Eager to find more revenue for St. Lawrence County's coffers, the county Legislature may try to negotiate a new sales tax agreement with towns, villages and the city of Ogdensburg. The idea has already drawn opposition from some county lawmakers.

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  2. Barbara E. McKnightRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Madrid: Barbara E. McKnight, 86, passed away on June 27, 2016. Calling hours will be held on Friday July 1, 2016 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm at Phillips Memorial Home in Madrid.

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  3. St. Lawrence County District Attorney blames high staff turnover on heavy workloadRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary E. Rain told county legislators Monday night that several of her assistant district attorneys have resigned during her tenure because the office is “understaffed and underfunded.” Ms. Rain blamed the high turnover on a heavy workload in the DA's Office, disputing critics who believe her management is the reason for staff departures.

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  4. Canton community developer discusses blueway trail with Massena Town CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The director of community development for the town and village of Canton says she's looking forward to continuing a partnership with Massena and other municipalities as part of an effort to develop a blueway trail to help promote tourism along the Grasse River. Linda M. McQuinn told Massena Town Council members during their recent meeting that she had been working with Thomas Sullivan, executive director of the Business Development Corporation for a Greater Massena, and Donald Meissner, the town of Massena's sport fishing promotion director, in the effort.

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  5. Rodney K. WolstenholmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    After a courageous two-and-a-half-year battle with cancer, Rodney K. Wolstenholme, 74, of 32 Clark Street, peacefully passed away at his home, surrounded by his family on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Rod was born November 3, 1941, son of the late Lyle Wolstenholme and Ruth Lavine Wolstenholme-Blanchard.

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  6. Massena Town Museum preparing to auction off items not related to MassenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    As the Massena Town Museum prepares for its move to the new Celine G. Philibert Memorial Cultural Centre and Museum downtown, it plans to auction some of its artifacts that have no historical relationship to Massena. Town Supervisor Joseph D. Gray said library officials have compiled a list of “100-some pages” of items that won't be making the move.

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  7. Barbara A. PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Rome: Barbara A. Price, 82, of Rome, formerly of Waddington, passed away on June 14, 2016 at her home. Calling hours will be held on Monday, from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm and Tuesday morning from 9:00 am until time of service at 10:00 am at the Phillips Memorial Home, Waddington.

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  8. Wilma L. WatsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    MADRID: Wilma L. Watson, 86, formerly of Madrid, NY, passed away early Sunday morning June 12 2016 surrounded by her loving family in Ocala Florida where she and her husband Ray have resided for the past 25 years. Wilma was born on February 17 1930 at their home in Madrid, NY to Darrel C Wagner and Gladys I Dunn.

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  9. CJa s-Chipa s Place, Massena net Mena s Summer Soccer winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    CJ's-Chip's of Potsdam and Massena both settled for ties in North Country Men's Summer Soccer matchups on Sunday. CJ's-Chip's Place 2, Canton 2: In Canton, Tapshak Augustine netted both goals for the home team with Adam Kelly logging a solo assist.

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  10. Madrid man charged with stealing energy drinks from Main Street MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    State police charged Hazael E. Rivera, 33, of Madrid, with one count of petit larceny at 11:45 a.m. Saturday stemming from a complaint filed with troopers at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday from the town of Madrid. Mr. Rivera allegedly stole energy drinks valued at $17.25 from the Main Street Market, police said.

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  11. CJa s-Chipa s Place booters blank EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Lisbon 2, Massena 1: At Lisbon, Reilly Alberto and David Caamano scored in the winning effort and Andrew Wieszczyk drew an assist. Nick Spooner and Kaden Dandrow made 10 saves each sharing crease duties for Lisbon.

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  12. BURIALSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Calling hours for Lester E. Pearl, who passed away on March 24, 2016, will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2016 from 11:00 to 11:30 am at the Phillips Memorial Home in Madrid. A graveside service will be held in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waddington following calling hours.

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  13. Municipalities along Grasse River developing blueway trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Towns and villages along the Grasse River are looking to develop a blueway trail, which will help promote tourism to the waterway and allow more access for the community. A stakeholder meeting was held Monday night by leaders from municipalities the river passes through.

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  14. Little River Paddler-Run Duathlon Series Opens,Madrid Canoe Regatta June 11-12Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The Little River was the spot for paddle sport fun with the addition of running on Wednesday May 18th. The first in the four part series of St. Lawrence Valley Paddlers run-paddle-run saw many participants choose to do it all.

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  15. Christian church expands into Canton, new members welcomeRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Christian church that emphasizes worship through vibrant music, fellowship and Biblical preaching has expanded into Canton led by a 30-year-old pastor who felt a spiritual calling toward ministry. Jamie L. Sinclair of Potsdam is serving as site pastor for services offered by Christian Fellowship Center, which started in Canton on May 1. The services are held at 10 a.m. at the Seventh Day Adventist Church building, 52 Court St. Prior to service, there is prayer at 9:15 a.m. followed by open fellowship from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. “For many years we've had services in Madrid and Potsdam,” said Mr. Sinclair. 5 comments

  16. Parishville resident plans to reunite next month with cousins after lifetime apartRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Though it's taken nearly a lifetime, 72-year-old Alice E. Grant said she and five cousins she never knew she had will meet face to face next month, thanks to some detective work, and because of the help of another cousin, who's an expert on finding family. Mrs. Grant, a native of Madrid now living in Parishville, said the gathering in June is largely thanks to two cousins, Steven Sharpe and Leigh Beeman, whom she worked with to track down family after divorces and adoption fragmented relationships.

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  17. Edward E. PappRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Rev. Edward E. Papp, 86, died at St. Joseph's Home, Ogdensburg, NY on May 13, 2016. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, May 20, 2016 at 11 a.m. at the Church of the Visitation, Norfolk with Most Reverend Terry R. LaValley, Bishop of Ogdensburg, presiding, with the priests of the diocese concelebrating..

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  18. St. Lawrence County legislators want county sheriff to issue pistol permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    St. Lawrence County legislators decided Monday night to continue their long-running battle against the restrictive pistol permit policy used by County Court Judge Jerome J. Richards. At Monday night's Operations Committee meeting, the board directed County Attorney Stephen D. Button to explore whether the authority to issue pistol permits can be extended to County Sheriff Kevin M. Wells.

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  19. St. Lawrence County legislators want county sheriff to issue pistol permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    St. Lawrence County legislators decided Monday night to continue their long-running battle against the restrictive pistol permit policy used by County Court Judge Jerome J. Richards. At Monday night's Operations Committee meeting, the board directed County Attorney Stephen D. Button to explore whether the authority to issue pistol permits can be extended to County Sheriff Kevin M. Wells.

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  20. Madrid Bluegrass Festival ends, new music series beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    However, a new summer music series is being launched that will provide a variety of free entertainment Wednesday nights this summer in the Madrid Community Park, a scenic area along the Grasse River. Tammy Hawkins, bluegrass festival chair for the past several years, said she and the other core group of volunteers needed a break from numerous duties involved with setting up the three-day festival that's been held each June since 1990.

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