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  1. College notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Senior John Coleman added another award to his long list of career accomplishments this past Monday when the Clarkson University men's basketball team member was picked as the Liberty League's Co-Player of the Year, with teammates Charles McAllister and Felix Abongo joining him on the all-conference honor roll. Coleman, a former Potsdam Central Central standout, shared the Player of the Year award with Skidmore's Aldin Medunjanin, and was also unanimously selected as a Liberty League First-Team All-Star for the second straight season.

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  2. Congregation Beth El to show movie with Potsdam connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The film, “Blue Tatoo: Dina's Story, Joe's Song,” will be shown at 7 p.m. Sunday at Congregation Beth El, 81 Market St., Potsdam. The film's producer, Potsdam native Marty Kerker, will discuss the making of the 40-minute documentary that relates the story of how Holocaust survivor Dina Jacobson and folk singer Joe Crookston came together to form a unique friendship with a common purpose.

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  3. Video footage will a exoneratea deputy, prove Hillary guilty, DA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Surveillance video that may challenge the stated whereabouts of a St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputy during the time of the death of 12-year-old Garrett J. Phillips will “100 percent exonerate” him. That was what St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary E. Rain said during a hearing Tuesday morning in County Court when she agreed to turn over video footage to attorneys representing Oral “Nick” Hillary, the man accused of murdering Garrett.

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  4. Troopers charge two men following investigation into armed robbery in MassenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A second arrest was made Wednesday following an investigation into an armed robbery that reportedly took place shortly before Christmas at a residence on the North Raquette River Road in the town of Massena. Massena-based state police charged Nicholas Adams, 23, of no fixed address, with first-degree robbery, second-degree criminal possession of a weapon and endangering the welfare of a child Wednesday following an investigation into an incident that took place Dec. 18 in the town of Massena.

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  5. Potsdam resident urges school board to consider a shared superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Potsdam resident told members of the school's Board of Education that she felt they had misinterpreted the results of its failed merger vote this past fall. The Potsdam school board indicated earlier this month they were not interested in seeking a shared superintendent to fill the vacancy created at the end of the current school year when Patrick H. Brady resigns to take the helm of the Massena Central School District.

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  6. Potsdam boys roll past SLC into Class C finalRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The to-seeded Potsdam Central boys basketball team advanced to the Section 10 Class C final in covincing fashion on Wednesday, pulling away to a 69-21 win at home over fourth-seeded St. Lawrence Central on Wednesday. “We've been playing good, fundamentally sound defense all season and we were sound defensively again tonight,” noted coach Tony Vaccaro after the Sandstoners improved to 15-4 overall heading into the title game against Brushton-Moira which outlasted Tupper Lake in the other Wednesday semi-final.

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  7. Lenten luncheons kicks off in Massena, PotsdamRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Fellowship was on the menu Wednesday for the first of five Lenten luncheons at St. John's Episcopal Church, Massena. The luncheons, which include a service of approximately a half hour, followed by lunch, take place beginning at noon Wednesdays until March 25 at the church.

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  8. Jobs filled in St. Lawrence County D.A. OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary E. Rain has hired two new full-time assistant district attorneys to fill vacancies, according to information provided by the county's Human Resources Department. Abigail R. Hind, Canton, and Ramy Louis, Potsdam, both started Feb. 17. They each receive an annual salary of $57,336.

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  9. Clarkson University and Canton-Potsdam Hospital hockey game raises more than $1,100 for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Clarkson University and Canton-Potsdam Hospital faculty and staff raised $1,163 for the Potsdam Educational Opportunities Fund at a recent charity hockey game. About 150 fans gathered in Cheel Arena on Feb. 22 to watch a team of Clarkson faculty and staff face off against a team of CPH staff.

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  10. Massena man jailed on $100,000 bail on robbery chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Massena-based state police charged Nicholas Adams, 23, of Massena with first-degree robbery, second-degree criminal possession of a weapon and endangering the welfare of a child Wednesday following an investigation into an incident that took place Dec. 18 in the town of Massena. Adams and a 21-year-old co-defendant from Potsdam, armed with long rifles, allegedly entered a residence at 911 North Raquette River Road, forced the couple at the residence with a 10-month-old baby to get on their knees at gunpoint and stole $1,200 cash and three long guns owned by Matthew Williams.

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  11. Amy Flack to receive Arts Recognition AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    CANTON – Amy Flack of Norwood has been selected to receive SLC Arts's annual Arts Recognition Award for her dedicated service to the arts in our region. Originally from Lewiston, Maine, she studied Theatre Management at Ithaca College.

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  12. Potsdam, SLC Girls Reach Class C FinalsRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The top seed passed its first test while the defending champion pulled off the upset in the semi-final of the Section 10 Class C girls basketball tournament on Tuesday. At Potsdam Central, the host Lady Sandstoners earned a chance to play for its first Class C title in well over a decade after turning back fourth-seeded Norwood-Norfolk 45-22 on their homecourt while reigning sectional champion St. Lawrence Central, the third seed, traveled to Brushton and outlasted second-seeded Brushton-Moira 48-45.

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  13. SLC transportation director says lack of walkers drives decision to keep school open on subzero daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    St. Lawrence Central's director of Transportation, Buildings and Grounds said the decision not to delay school on a recent subzero morning reflected the limited number of students that walk to school. Fred McLaughlin reiterated busing is available to all students, a service he said comes in handy during the bitter cold north country winters.

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  14. Potsdam mayor takes time off to work on hydro plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Looking to improve the village's flow of hydro dollars, Mayor Steven W. Yurgartis is taking time off from teaching at Clarkson University to discover how to maximize the efficiency of its hydro plants. Clarkson President Anthony G. Collins publicly announced the idea during a ceremony earlier this month, using it as an example of how the colleges and the village take care of each other as a community, according to Mr. Yurgartis.

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  15. Potsdam hoping to have new superintendent on board by Aug. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The Potsdam Central School District will have a new superintendent on board by Aug. 10, according to a time line reviewed by the board of education Tuesday night, Board members reviewed a promotional brochure detailing the position. That brochure, along with advertisements for the vacancy, will be circulated starting early next month.

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  16. Regent Dawson pays visit to PotsdamRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Regent James Dawson spent Tuesday morning in the Potsdam Central School District, meeting with students and faculty from the elementary, middle and high school. Mr. Dawson even met with a group of students visiting the district from France as part of the district's 25th annual French Exchange.

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  17. Potsdam PD Public RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Patrol dispatched. Received a call from Clarkson Security reporting that there is an actual fire in the ceiling.

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  18. Potsdam, SLC girls reach Section 10 Class C girls basketball finalRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The top seed passed its first test while the defending champion pulled off the upset in the semi-final of the Section 10 Class C girls basketball tournament on Tuesday. At Potsdam Central, the host Lady Sandstoners earned a chance to play for its first Class C title in well over a decade after turning back fourth-seeded Norwood-Norfolk 45-22 on their homecourst while reigning sectional champion St. Lawrence Central, the third seed, traveled to Brushton and outlasted second-seeded Brushton-Moira 48-45.

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  19. Massena PD Public Record: P.M. EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Village police charged Moira K. Evans, 20, of County Route 55, Brasher Falls, with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and littering at 1:27 p.m. Tuesday following a traffic stop on Main Street. Ptl. Michael O'Brien made the traffic stop after he allegedly saw Ms.

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  20. Toronto man charged with aggravated unlicensed operation after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Department deputies reported Tuesday they had charged Nicolas Laurin, 27, of East Liberty Street, Toronto, with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and ticketed him for passing in a no passing zone at 1:50 p.m. Sunday following a traffic stop on Route 11 in the town of Potsdam. Deputies said Mr. Laurin passed a marked sheriff's department patrol vehicle in a no passing zone.

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