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  1. Watertown meat plant developer: proposed St. Lawrence County slaughterhouses could be outcompetedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Planners of small-scale slaughterhouses in Potsdam and Oswegatchie should be afraid of being outcompeted by a massive meat plant being developed in the Watertown area, contends the developer of that plant. Developer Michael E. Lundy, who is evaluating multiple sites in the Watertown area for his proposed 42,000-square-foot U.S. Department of Agriculture-certified facility, said he believes two proposed smaller plants in St. Lawrence County would have a challenging time competing with the larger facility.

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  2. Potsdama s Barstow Motors making progress with new service centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    By summer, Barstow Motors's new service center will open to the public, bringing the look of the dealership in line with the goals of General Motors, and expanding square footage to accommodate its expanding repair business. Dealer/operator John M. Barstow said Thursday that the majority of the new 19,188-square-foot building will be committed to Barstow's parts and service department, but will be fronted by a new showroom exclusively for GM vehicles, a request that is part of the automaker's “national image program.” In 2009, GM cut thousands of its car dealers across the country after filing for bankruptcy.

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  3. Douglas L. WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Brasher Falls – Douglas L. “Paggy” Wilson, 71, passed away peacefully, Friday, January 15, 2016, at his home surrounded by the love and support of his family. Arrangements are entrusted to the Hammill Funeral Home in Winthrop.

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  4. Jefferson, St. Lawrence County airports in line for 2016 development competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Five Upstate New York airports will be getting a substantial financial boost under one of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo's new initiatives for 2016. Announced in the midst of revitalization efforts currently underway at LaGuardia and JFK airports in New York City, Gov. Cuomo's proposal allocates $200 million for airport improvement projects exclusively in upstate, and the money will be split up evenly among five airports through a competition.

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  5. Victoria D. LegaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Watertown-Funeral services for Victoria D. Legault, 70, of Watertown will be private. Mrs. Legault passed away on December 31, 2015 at Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown following a long illness.

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  6. Norman M. (Babe) KiahRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A celebration of life will be held for Norman M. “Babe” Kiah, age 80, of Ogdensburg, on January 9, 2016 at 1:00 PM at the Knights of Columbus. All are welcome.

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  7. Nicholas S. GiannoucosRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Nicholas-Nick S. Giannoucos passed away on 12/19/2015. He was born on December 6, 1926 in Zoupena, Sparta .

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  8. Above average temps in north country this fall may have led to hottest December on recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    This fall was warmer than normal, and now that winter has begun and daylight will last longer, the north country region may be on track for its warmest December on record. According to the National Weather Service the average temperature in St. Lawrence County in September was 64 degrees, which was 5.6 degrees above normal.

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  9. Margaret B. BonnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Calling hours will be held at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown on Monday, December 21, from 3 - 6PM. The funeral service will be Tuesday, December 22, at 11AM at Trinity Episcopal Church with Rev.

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  10. Kenneth McDonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Kenneth McDonald, 79, passed peacefully Wednesday, December 16th, 2015 in Green Bay, Wisconsin, formerly of Massena, NY. Born in Watertown, New York on May 11th, 1936 he was the son of Kenneth and Eva McDonald.

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  11. Potsdam police public recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Eric P. Patrie, 26, Waltham, was ticketed Friday for third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and speeding. Police say he was clocked at 50 mph in a 30 mph zone.

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  12. Mary E. BalabanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Mary E. Balaban, 71, formerly of Massena, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, December 15th at the Samaritan Keep Home in Watertown, NY. She had been a resident in the nursing home since May of 2008 dealing with Dementia.

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  13. Lack of snow is curse for retailers and ski resorts, blessing for highway departmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The lack of snowfall in November and December has been a blessing for municipalities that have saved on fuel and road salt, but a curse for ski resorts and retailers of snowmobiles, snowshoes and other winter gear. The unusually warm weather has not pleased Todd J. Phelps, owner of Black River Adventurer's Shop on Mill Street in Watertown.

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  14. Orchestra of Northern New York to perform a Home for the Holidaysa in three communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The Orchestra of Northern New York will put people in a holiday mood next weekend with concerts in Potsdam, Watertown and Massena. “Home for the Holidays,” under the direction of orchestra founder Kenneth B. Andrews, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11, at SUNY Potsdam's Hosmer Hall, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12, at the First Presbyterian Church, 403 Washington St., Watertown, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, at Massena's Sacred Heart Church, 212 Main St. The holiday mood is especially welcomed in Massena, where the concert is sponsored by Massena Music Friends.

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  15. Third-quarter home sales lag in Jefferson County, climb in Lewis and St. LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Real estate agents sold more homes during the third quarter in Lewis and St. Lawrence counties while sales in Jefferson County shrunk compared to the same period last year. In St. Lawrence County, sales increased by 21 units, or about 11 percent, from 193 to 214, according to the county Board of Realtors.

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  16. Stockholm Town Board settles three-year contract with highway department employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The town of Stockholm has agreed on a three-year contract with its highway department employees that calls for salary increases of 5.6 percent during the three-year pact. The highway department employees represented by the Teamster's Union will receive a 1.6 percent wage hike on Jan. 1, 2016 and then 2 percent wage hikes in years two and three of the contract.

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  17. Chase Mills woman jailed on unauthorized use of a motor vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Massena-based state police picked up Melissa S. McCarthy, 37, of Chase Mills at 9:20 a.m. Tuesday at 26 Dishaw Road on a warrant issued by LeRay Town Court. The warrant alleged Ms.

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  18. North Country Planned Parenthood reviews security after Colorado shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Planned Parenthood of the North Country New York is reviewing its safety and security measures following Friday's shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, Colo. President and CEO Theresa S. “Tess” Barker said the organization, which has eight health centers in Jefferson, Lewis, St. Lawrence, Franklin, Clinton and Essex counties, is working with state and local police to ensure continued safety at all of its facilities.

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  19. Massena man awaiting sentencing on criminally negligent homicide...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Village police said James A. Berry, 24, of 237 Rexford Place, Apt. 4, Watertown, formerly of 36 Park Ave., Massena, was picked up late Sunday afternoon by Watertown City Police on a warrant signed by St. Lawrence County Court alleging he had violated the conditions of his interim probation. 3 comments

  20. Johnson Newspapers undergoes restructuringRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Johnson Newspapers, parent company of Northern New York Newspapers, is using advances in technology and the advantages of cloud computing to restructure its design process and create a new way of gathering news. John B. Johnson, CEO of the company and editor and co-publisher of the Times, has announced changes that will help to make the organization leaner and more efficient.

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