St Lawrence County Newswire

St Lawrence County Newswire

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  1. Community rallies suppport and funding to replace iconic Wanakena Footbridge over Oswegatchie RiverRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Plans to replace the historic Wanakena Footbridge are moving forward as the community provides widespread support for fundraisers, including the second annual Bridge Day, an event that surpassed expectations by raising roughly $23,000. The Aug. 15 fundraiser drew about 400 people to the community's gazebo area and included outdoor games, an auction, crafters, food vendors, demonstrations, music and more.

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  2. Ogdensburg woman faces prison for fleeing from treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Angela Hutchinson, 45, of 624 Irvin St., will be sentenced to nine years in prison after she admitted to violating the terms of a deal with the district attorney's office involving Sept. 11, 2014, guilty pleas to two counts of felony third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

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  3. Parolee headed back to prison for Ogdensburg burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    An Ogdensburg man is heading to prison after admitting in St. Lawrence County Court that he burglarized a city home in May. Arley L. Dahlberg, 30, of 834 Ford St., Room 7, pleaded guilty earlier this week to one count of the violent felony of second-degree burglary in a plea deal with the district attorney's office. Mr. Dahlberg, a state prison system parolee, was charged with two counts of second-degree burglary in a Superior Court information, and as part of the plea deal is expected to be sentenced to 10 years in prison with five years of post-release supervision.

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  4. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | North Country Now

    According to the county Public Health Department, the risk of exposure to ticks is greatest along trails in the woods and on the edges of properties with tall vegetation, but ticks may also be carried by animals and pets into lawns and gardens. Early stages of Lyme disease are usually marked by one or more of the following symptoms: fatigue, chills and fever, headache, muscle and joint pain, swollen lymph nodes, and a "bull's eye" red rash appearing on the skin at the site of the bite.

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  5. Syracuse man jailed after allegedly possessing 30 pounds of marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    A Syracuse man was jailed Friday after being charged by St. Lawrence County Sheriff's deputies with possessing approximately 30 pounds of marijuana, police said. Jarius A. Chrisjohn Jr. 23, of 219 Fletcher Ave., was charged after police stopped his vehicle on Champlain Street.

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  6. St. Lawrence County property transfersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Village of Massena: Unknown acres, Lot 16, Block F, bounded by Westwood Drive, Brian P. and Cassandra L. McNeill, Massena, sold to National Residential Nominee Services Inc., Plano, Texas $162,000 Town of Potsdam: Parcel 1) 1.44 acres more or less, Parcel 2) 5.95 acres more or less, Mile Square Lot 18, bounded by Racket River Road, Pamela A. McDonald , Estate of Lawrence Arthur Herne, Potsdam, sold to Kevin Patterson, San Francisco, Calif. $145,500 Town of Hammond: 1.26 acres more or less, bounded by Webster Road, Lawrence F. and Nancy Williams, Chippewa Bay, sold to Philip R. and Theresa M. Olivieri, Levittown, Pa.

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  7. Theresa man charged with strangulationRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    State police on Thursday charged Andrew A. Nelson, 21, of 35869 County Route 22, Theresa, with felony second-degree strangulation and misdemeanor seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Troopers charge that at about 12:02 a.m. at 464 Peabody Road, Mr. Nelson put his girlfriend in a headlock during a domestic dispute.

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  8. Parolee headed back to prison for Ogdensburg burglary in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    An Ogdensburg man is heading to prison after admitting in St. Lawrence County Court that he burglarized a city home in May. Arley L. Dahlberg, 30, of 834 Ford St., Room 7, pleaded guilty earlier this week to one count of the violent felony of second-degree burglary in a plea deal with the district attorney's office. Mr. Dahlberg, a state prison system parolee, was charged with two counts of second-degree burglary in a Superior Court information, and as part of the plea deal is expected to be sentenced to 10 years in prison with five years of post-release supervision.

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  9. Woman killed in car crash died from broken neckRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    Amber Mote, 22, Fowler, died from a broken neck in a car collision on Tuesday, according to St. Lawrence County Coroner Joseph E. White. Mr. White said an autopsy conducted at Canton-Potsdam Hospital, Potsdam, determined the cause of death. 1 comment

  10. Area colleges welcome students with new programs and continuing traditions as week 1 finishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    As the first week of classes finishes for most colleges in St. Lawrence County, college officials say it has been a smooth transition for freshmen full of new opportunities, which incoming students say they are looking forward to. SUNY Potsdam residence halls were bustling Friday as freshmen unpacked their cars to prepare for their first college year, one that promises to focus on diversity and tolerance, according to officials.

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  11. Former Ogdensburg bar owner admits to multiple home burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    An Alexandria Bay man pleaded guilty Tuesday in St. Lawrence County Court to burglarizing two Ogdensburg homes earlier this year. John C. Tulip, 59, of 24126 Route 26, Suite 2, pleaded guilty to the reduced charge of two counts of second-degree attempted burglary, a violent felony, in a plea deal with the district attorney's office.

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  12. Top five things to do in St. Lawrence County SaturdayRead the original story

    Yesterday | North Country Now

    Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Saturday, as chosen by the NorthCountryNow.com editorial staff:

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  13. Lisbon man accused charged with harassment during alleged domestic disputeRead the original story

    Friday | North Country Now

    A Lisbon man was charged with harassment following a reported domestic dispute at 7302 County Route 27, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Ryan M. Gilbo, 48, was charged with second-degree harassment for allegedly throwing a female on to a couch during a dispute, officers said.

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  14. Top five things to do in St. Lawrence County SundayRead the original story

    Friday | North Country Now

    Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Sunday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff:

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  15. Lisbon man charged following alleged domestic disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    St. Lawrence county Sheriff's Department deputies charged Ryan M. Gilbo, 48, of 7302 County Route 27, Lisbon, with second-degree harassment Thursday following an alleged domestic dispute at his home. Deputies alleged that Mr. Gilbo threw a female onto a couch.

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  16. Two Massena Town Council seats up for election, along with town justice, town clerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Two Massena Town Council seats will be up for grabs this year, along with a town justice and town clerk position. Councilman John F. Macaulay, a Democrat who served 17 years on the board, will not be seeking reelection this year, paving the way for a newcomer to take his seat.

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  17. Former Walmart employee admits stealing electronics items from store in plea bargain agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Massena man charged with stealing several items from the electronics department while he was employed at the Massena Walmart store will be sentenced in November after he pleaded guilty to petit larceny in a plea bargain agreement that satisfied two third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle counts pending in the town of Louisville. Massena Village Justice Eric J. Gustafson directed the probation department to conduct a pre-sentence investigation and scheduled sentencing for Nov. 10 after Lional Alexander, 30, of 36 Douglas Road, Massena, pleaded guilty to the petit larceny count.

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  18. Judge must feel pressure over pistol permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Watertown Daily Times

    The Northern New York Freedom Fighters, hunters, sportsmen and simple gun owners attended the June 1 public hearing on the proposed “Local Law E, defining the term 'Proper Cause' as Found in Penal Law § 400.00 regarding licenses to carry, possess, repair and dispose of firearms.” We rallied, marched, protested, wrote letters and campaigned for individuals who would support the Second Amendment, and these legislators have done just that. We now have a county legislature that respects the Second Amendment and is working for us.

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  19. Norfolk couple now facing further meth chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Watertown Daily Times

    A Norfolk couple indicted Tuesday on charges related to making meth is now charged with additional meth-related charges by St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Deputies on Wednesday charged Jonathan E. LaValley, 25, and Ashley M. Radell, 29, both of 74 W. Main St., each with a count of felony third-degree unlawful manufacturing of methamphetamine.

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  20. Potsdam man, Norwood woman accused of making methRead the original story

    Thursday | North Country Now

    St. Lawrence County Drug Task Force detectives have charged people from Potsdam and Norwood with felony meth-manufacturing after an investigation by the county Sheriff's Office, Potsdam Police Department and the New York State Police. The probe, which transpired over the course of more than a week, resulted Wednesday in the arrests of Jonathan E. Lavalley, 25, Potsdam, and Ashley M. Radell, 29, Norwood.

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