St Lawrence County Newswire

St Lawrence County Newswire

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  1. No criminal charges to be filed in alleged school bus assault in LisbonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    No criminal charges will be filed following an investigation into an alleged forcible touching incident involving a 14-year-old girl on a Lisbon Central School District bus in early June, according to St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary E. Rain. Ms. Rain said Tuesday that she has completed a thorough review of the investigative report and has met with both the girl and her mother.

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  2. Leon J. PlumadoreRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Winthrop – Leon J. Plumadore, 61, passed away Saturday, July 4, 2015 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. Arrangements are entrusted to the Hammill Funeral Home in Winthrop.

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  3. No criminal charges to be filed in alleged school bus assault in LisbonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    No criminal charges will be filed following an investigation into an alleged forcible touching incident involving a 14-year-old girl on a Lisbon Central School District bus in early June, according to St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary E. Rain. Ms. Rain said a lack of corroborating evidence and a wish on the part of the alleged 14-year-old victim not to move forward with charges were instrumental in her decision.

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  4. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | North Country Now

    The St. Lawrence County Planning Office will be moving Wednesday to the second floor of the Public Safety Complex across Court Street from their current location at the Courthouse. The office should be set up for business on Thursday, July 9, according to the announcement from the Planning Office.

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  5. New York producers give support to proposed meat plantRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | National Provisioner

    Producers in upstate New York say that a proposed meat processing plant neat Watertown would be a "game-changer" for the state's beef industry. The $20.6 million facility could eventually handle 100,000 animals per year in an area that has large cattle herds but only a few processing facilities, The Saratogian reports.

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  6. Towns receive refunds from failed Alliance for Municipal Power projectRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The north country communities that tried to create a regional municipal power company have received refunds of some of the money they used in trying to bring the project to fruition. “We never made it,” Westville Supervisor Rod Lauzon said Monday after he distributed a breakdown of the refunds to members of his town board.

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  7. Dog bite victimRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | North Country Now

    Would the owner of the dog that bit a woman on Thursday, July 2, around 7:30 a.m., along the Clarkson/ Raquette River trail in Potsdam please call the St. Lawrence County Public Health Department at 386-2325 Monday through Friday or 319-2500 on holidays and weekends. The dog owner is a middle-aged woman with two small terrier type dogs.

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  8. St. Lawrence County Arts Council to host two-part charcoal drawing workshop July 15, 17Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | North Country Now

    St. Lawrence County Arts Council will host a two-part introduction to charcoal drawing workshop with Laura Garnero on July 15 and 17 from 2 until 5 p.m.

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  9. Ogdensburg woman charged with stealing more than $1,000 from Massena wedding receptionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    A 28-year-old Ogdensburg woman was charged with felony larceny Sunday after she reportedly stole some cards containing cash, as well as money from purses of the wedding party, while at a wedding reception at the Amvets on the River post. State police charged Lee P. Southern, of 3 Grove St., with fourth-degree grand larceny and a misdemeanor count of petit larceny.

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  10. Florida woman charged with trespassing, drug possession at Potsdam beachRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    Village police on Sunday charged Melissa A. Crawford, 31, of Fort Meade, Fla., with trespassing, second-degree criminal impersonation, possession of a hypodermic instrument, prescription not in original container and three counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Police charge that at 10:16 p.m., Ms.

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  11. DPW returning to homes to pick up garbage left behindRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    After hearing concerns from residents about the Department of Public Works not picking up their garbage last week, Mayor Timmy J. Currier has directed the department to return to those areas in the next two days and collect it, and to also launch a public relations campaign about proper refuse and recycling procedures. “I recognize we failed to inform the public of these issues and provide them with adequate time to become compliant, causing an inconvenience to many people.

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  12. DANC asking haulers to focus on proper separation of recyclable items, garbageRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Massena isn't the only community that's being asked to better watch the separation of recyclable materials and regular garbage. Larry R. Legault, St. Lawrence County recycling coordinator/operations manager, said the Development Authority of the North Country, which takes in the county's waste, hired an individual who has been visiting transfer stations.

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  13. Sharon J. KingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Sharon J. King, 65, of 253 Wade LaFrance Memorial Road, passed away Friday, July 3, 2015 at the Cornwall Community Hospital, where she had been a patient for the past two days. She had been a patient in Ottawa Hospitals since April after a lengthy illness.

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

    Monday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Village police charged Jeremiah D. DeShane, 31, of Potsdam with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and ticketed him for failure to keep right at 2:48 a.m. Monday following a traffic stop on Sisson Street. Police said they made the stop after observing his vehicle cross the yellow center line on Sisson Street.

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  15. Massena DPW to return to homes to pick up garbage that was tagged, left curbsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Mayor Timmy J. Currier has directed the Department of Public Works to return to areas where refuse has been left and collect it in the next two days. Mr. Currier said the move comes in response to concerns he heard after the Department of Public Works stopped picking up refuse from those who weren't using clear garbage bags or properly recycling their materials.

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  16. Helping Hands has furniture available for those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Helping Hands, located at 5868 state Route 56, Hannawa Falls, has a large supply of free furniture including beds, chairs tables, lamps and anything else you might need to furnish a home. Furniture is available to any St. Lawrence County resident in need.

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  17. Ogdensburg woman charged with stealing over $1,000 from Massena wedding receptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Watertown Daily Times

    A 28-year-old Ogdensburg woman was charged with a felony larceny count Sunday after she reportedly stole some cards containing cash, as well as money from purses of the wedding party, while at a wedding reception at the AmVets on the River post. New York State Police charged Lee P. Southern of 3 Grove St., Ogdensburg, with fourth-degree grand larceny and a misdemeanor count of petit larceny.

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  18. UPDATED: Colton woman faces drug charges following disturbance on Pine StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Village police charged Melissa A. Crawford, 31, of 175 Chapel Hill Road, Colton, also listing a Fort Meade, Fla., address, with trespassing, second-degree criminal impersonation, possession of a hypodermic instrument, prescription not in an original container and three counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance at 10:16 p.m. Sunday after police responded to a report of an intoxicated subject causing a disturbance in Sandstone Park. The park's operating hours are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Ms.

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  19. Massena man jailed without bail after allegedly raping 15-year-oldRead the original story

    Monday | North Country Now

    Village police say a level 3 sex offender was jailed without bail on Friday for rape after he allegedly had sex with a 15-year-old girl. Christopher G. Wing, 30, of 11 Greenbush St., Cortland is facing a felony count of third-degree rape and a misdemeanor count of endangering the welfare of a child.

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  20. Massena police charge three on warrantsRead the original story

    Monday | North Country Now

    He was arrested in Gouverneur and turned over to Massena authorities, police said. He was arraigned by Massena Town Justice Gerald Sharlow and remanded to the St. Lawrence County jail, Canton without bail.

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