St Lawrence County Newswire

St Lawrence County Newswire

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  1. Veterans praised for their service at ongoing Waddington Bassmaster tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    The day's theme of fishing, food and fun was put on pause briefly Saturday afternoon at the Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite Tournament as a group dedicated to helping wounded veterans transition back into everyday life passed a hat for donations, and thanked those in the sizeable crowd for their military service to the nation. “If you're a veteran, stand up,” said Robert J. Giordano, President of Wounded Warriors Outdoor Adventures.

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  2. Step By Step files lawsuit against Ogdensburg alleging discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    A not-for-profit organization that provides mental health services at 103 Ford St. is suing the city of Ogdensburg in U.S. District Court in Syracuse for denying its request to rezone the former Lincoln Elementary School on Knox Street from single-family residential to that of a planned development district. Step By Step Inc. is alleging that the city has intentionally discriminated against its patients in violation of the Fair Housing Act and Title II of the Americans With Disabilities Act.

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  3. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | North Country Now

    The executive director of the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce, Brooke E. Rouse, was recently elected to serve a one-year term as vice president of the Adirondack Regional Tourism Council. The council is a consortium of seven counties that share resources to promote economic development through tourism.

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  4. Slic to host Aug. 5 webinar in CantonRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | North Country Now

    The online presentation is the latest in the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce's lunchtime webinar series and will be led by Jeff Yette, sales engineer for Slic Network Solutions.

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  5. Small Country Town Reels in Big Country NamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    WADDINGTON – There was a small town country feel Friday night at Whittaker Park as country musicians took the stage at the Party in the Park. Kristen Kelly and Keith Anderson headlined the show Friday night with Chris Taylor and the Custom Taylor Band opening the show.

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  6. Massena woman satisfies drug charges with plea to two disorderly conduct violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Massena woman found in possession of Suboxone and a hypodermic needle without a prescription when she was picked up by village police in March on a county court warrant has pleaded guilty to two violations in a plea bargain agreement with prosecutors. Angelina L. Hughes, 28, an inmate at the St. Lawrence County jail, Canton, and from 125 Jefferson Ave., Massena, pleaded guilty to two counts of disorderly conduct in a plea bargain agreement that satisfied seventh-degree criminal possession of controlled substance and unlawful possession of a hypodermic needle counts.

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  7. Massena man sentenced to time served for hitting roommate over head with lampRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Massena man charged with striking another man over the head with a Tiffany-style lamp has been sentenced to time served after pleading guilty to a reduced count in Massena Village Court. Village police had charged Jessie S. Anderson, 21, then living at 441 South Main St., Apt.

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  8. ATV Club president: DEC action on Picketville Road trail could kill plan for county ATV tail systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    PARISHVILLE – Members of the Parishville ATV Club are calling on the Parishville Town Board to work with them to keep the Picketville Road trail open to ATV enthusiasts. Parishville ATV Club President Arthur Wilson told town board members this week the New York state Department of Environmental Conservation has plans to close off portions of the Picketville Road, claiming the state owns the land in those areas.

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  9. Lisbon man charged with assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    State police on Monday charged Nathan G. Rapin, 38, of County Route 28, with third-degree assault with intent to cause physical injury; third-degree menacing; second-degree unlawful imprisonment and fourth-degree criminal mischief, preventing an emergency call, all misdemeanors. Troopers charge that, at about 8:05 p.m. on County Route 28, Mr. Rapin was involved in a domestic incident.

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

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Village police charged Timothy A. Scott II, 28, of 174 Raquette Point Road, Hogansburg, also listiing a Cedar Street, Norwood, address, with third-degree burglary and petit larceny Friday afternoon. He was charged with shoplifting a 5000 btu air conditioner valued at $146 from the Massena Walmart on June 16. He had previously signed a notifcation of restriction with Walmart in 2011 acknowledging he was aware he was no longer allowed on Walmart property.

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  11. Norfolk man jailed after being charged with burglarizing aunta s homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A 23-year-old Norfolk man was sent to the St. Lawrence County jail, Canton, on Friday after he was accused of burglarizing his aunt's residence on July 21 while the family was out of state and then selling some of the items to a local game store. State police charged Ronald J. Joubert, of 173 Wallace Road, Norfolk, with second-degree burglary after he was accused of entering the residence of Angel Laplante and Dennis Mitchell Sr. at 181 Wallace Road in the town of Louisville and stealing a jar of change, several Playstation 3 video games, a set of wireless headphones and Fentanyl patches.

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  12. Birgit M. Nordin WeaverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Potsdam, NY- A funeral service for 90-year old Mrs. Birgit Marianne Nordin Weaver will be held at the Seymour Funeral Home in Potsdam, NY on August 8, 2015 at 2:30 PM. Rev. Brooke Newell, pastor of Potsdam United Methodist Church, will officiate.

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  13. No licenses awarded for proposed tri-county marijuana dispensariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Watertown Daily Times

    No community in Jefferson, Lewis or St. Lawrence County was chosen Friday as a site for a medical marijuana dispensary. The state Department of Health announced five companies will receive licenses to manufacture and dispense the drug within the state.

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  14. Clarkson University Professor Helps Run Potsdam Neighborhood Center summer lunch programRead the original story

    Friday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Everywhere he has lived, Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy Ali Boolani has strived to help feed the children in his community. Boolani and his daughter would spend weekends preparing peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to distribute to children in need when they lived in Tennessee, Oklahoma, Georgia and Louisiana.

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  15. Edwards man charged following domestic violence incidentRead the original story

    Friday | North Country Now

    An Edwards man is facing several charges following an alleged domestic violence incident, according to St. Lawrence County Sheriff deputies. Larry A. Holly, 44, of 159 Given Road is charged with second-degree harassment and endangering the welfare of a child, deputies said.

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  16. Norwood man jailed for disobeying court during alleged domestic dispute in PotsdamRead the original story

    Friday | North Country Now

    A Norwood man was jailed after disobeying a court order Thursday morning during a domestic dispute at Debra Drive Apartments, according to Potsdam police. Richard A. Christy, 20, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt and unlawful possession of marijuana at 11:38 a.m., officers said.

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  17. Look and Listen: The Bassmasters weigh in on the St. LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | North County Public Radio

    The little town of Waddington, N.Y., on the St. Lawrence River holds the big record for Bassmasters attendance. Thirty-four thousand and one hundred people came to see America's top professional bass fishermen two years ago.

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

    Thursday Jul 30 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Village police charged Richard A. Christy, 20, of Norfolk with second-degree criminal contempt and unlawful possession of marijuana at 11:38 a.m. Thursday after responding to a domestic dispute complaint at Debra Drive Apartments. He was arraigned by Stockholm Town Justice Wayne Williams and sent to the St. Lawrence County jail, Canton, with bail set at $1,000 cash or $2,000 bond.

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  19. Popular bar making a comeback in MorleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Cheryl and John McLear of Lisbon plan to construct a new building and reopen their former business, Char's Bar. The new bar will be at the same site on the corner of County Route 14 and County Route 27. “Everybody wants us back,” Mrs. McLear said.

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  20. Pierrepont Board Members bring up abandoned properties regarding safety concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    PIERREPONT – A Pierrepont town councilman said he has concerns about the condition of an abandoned gas station on state Route 56 in the municipality. Councilman Roger H. Murray questioned whether the board should take action to address what he viewed as potential safety issues with the existing structure.

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