St Lawrence County Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Is St. Lawrence County getting cheap hydroelectricity? It's complicated.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | North County Public Radio

    A change in state energy regulations is complicating St. Lawrence County's quest for cheap, clean hydropower. The county is finalizing a deal with Gravity Renewables, a hydroelectric consulting firm.

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  2. Canadian company says deal to reopen Gouverneur zinc mine is not completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A spokesman for the Canadian company that closed St. Lawrence Zinc Company, LLC, six years ago confirmed Thursday the corporation is involved in talks to sell their zinc mining operation in Gouverneur. But Scott Brubacher, director of Corporate Communications for Hudbay Minerals, Inc., Toronto, cautioned a pending deal is not etched in stone.“We are hoping for a sale, but nothing is imminent,” he said.

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  3. Local fishing charter owner seeks help in lifting fishing ban at power damRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The owner of a local fishing charter company is seeking the assistance of the Greater Massena Chamber of Commerce to help lift a ban on fishing restrictions near the base of the New York Power Authority. Donald Lucas from Muskie Magic Charters, Inc., said he has been told that the area is off-limits to all anglers and he has maintained his distance after receiving threats of a fine, jail time and confiscation of his boat.

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  4. Parishville-Hopkintoa s Backyard Geology class creating time capsule for Class of 2027Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Students enrolled in kindergarten at Parishville-Hopkinton Central school had an opportunity this week to participate in a very special project that will culminate with the opening of a time capsule some time during their senior year. “Every year we ask our seniors to do a legacy project,” he said, noting several classes have painted murals in the school.

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  5. Downstate woman charged in February Pierrepont burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Long Island woman is being held in St. Lawrence County jail, Canton, in connection with a February burglary in the town. Kristen M. Wilkie, 26, of Glen Cove, was charged by state police with felony second-degree burglary: illegal entry-dwelling.

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  6. Woman faces prison for thefts from Waddington charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A former Chase Mills woman admitted to stealing more than $3,000 from a local chapter of the Wounded Warrior Outdoor Adventures program in St. Lawrence County Court on Wednesday. Jill M. Kubik, who also goes by the name Jill McCabe, 50, pleaded guilty under a Superior Court Information charging her with third-degree grand larceny and second-degree forgery in a plea deal with the St. Lawrence County District Attorney's Office.

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  7. Massena woman admits committing welfare fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Massena woman admitted she had received additional Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits in 2013 by failing to properly disclose family income with the Department of Social Services. The St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Department charged Crystal L. Durocher, 43, of 54 McCluskey Ave., Massena, in April with fourth-degree welfare fraud and first-degree offering a false instrument for filing following an investigation by the St. Lawrence County Department of Social Services Investigations Unit. 35 comments

  8. Norwood business owner warns village he will go to federal court over repeated ticketingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Watertown Daily Times

    G. Michael Knowlton may be going back to court after receiving more tickets from village police for driving heavy trucks on village roads. If he does, he will be in a different court continuing a familiar fight - one which is now more than two years old.

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  9. PEOPLE v. CAJIGASRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | FindLaw

    Before: McCARTHY, J.P., GARRY, LYNCH and CLARK, JJ. Albert F. Lawrence, Greenfield Center, for appellant.

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  10. Colton gets $30,000 for wastewater treatment studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Watertown Daily Times

    The town of Colton was among the St. Lawrence County municipalities to receive state economic development funding on Thursday, and officials plan to use the money to improve the town's wastewater treatment plant. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced the recipients of the statewide $63.4 million funding, granted through the Regional Economic Development Council program.

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  11. Two Canton men charged in ongoing village narcotic investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Watertown Daily Times

    Police charged Daniel J. Roe, 25, of 42 Miner St., Apt. 3 , with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and fourth-degree conspiracy, both felonies, as well as fourth-degree criminal solicitation and two counts of fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, all misdemeanors.

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  12. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | North Country Now

    St. Lawrence Health Alliance employees recently raised 246 books for Assembleywoman Addie Russell's sixth Addie's Books for Children drive. The goal of the book drive is to put a book in every child's hands during the holidays, according to a statement from Russell.

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  13. Police locate Massena teenage runaways, one jailed for child endangermentRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | North Country Now

    Two teenage runaways reported missing were located Wednesday night and one of them is jailed on a child endangerment charge. Jacob F. Cullen-Lazore, 17, and Alyssa L. Newcombe, 14, had not showed up to school Tuesday and were reported missing later that day.

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  14. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | North Country Now

    Several St. Lawrence County law enforcement agencies are participating in a special crackdown on impaired driving through the end of the year, according to the St. Lawrence County STOP-DWI program. As part of the New York State STOP-DWI enforcement crackdowns, St. Lawrence County STOP DWI will be working with New York State Police, St. Lawrence County Sheriff's office, Potsdam Police Department, Norwood Police Department and New York State Park Police Department in their efforts to protect everyone from impaired drivers either by alcohol or other drugs during the holidays.

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  15. Norwood man accused of violating order of protection in CantonRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | North Country Now

    A Norwood man was charged with criminal contempt stemming from an investigation of an incident that occurred in August, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies.

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  16. Massena runaways located in Ogdensburg; older teen jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Watertown Daily Times

    Village police charged Jacob F. Cullen-Lazore, 17, of 10017 state Route 56, Massena, with endangering the welfare of a child following an investigation into a report that his 14-year-old girlfriend had run away from home. Village police said Mr. Cullen-Lazore and his girlfriend were located late Wednesday night by sheriff's deputies in the Ogdensburg area.

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  17. Small businesses and local artists find synergy in shared spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | North County Public Radio

    The front shelves at Maple Run Emporium in Potsdam are usually filled with the work of eight local artists - including pottery, wooden bowls, baskets and paintings. Photo: Todd Moe In the summer of 2013, The St. Lawrence County Arts Council closed its downtown Potsdam gallery and gift shop.

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  18. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | North Country Now

    Three St. Lawrence County agencies that deal with domestic abuse will receive more than $100,000 in federal Violence Against Women Act grant funding. In the victim services category, the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, in St. Lawrence County, is receiving $35,591 for civil legal services for domestic violence victims.

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  19. NYPA allocation could bring 100 jobs to Gouverneur zinc mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The New York Power Authority is expected to announce today it will allocate four megawatts of hydropower to the site of the closed St. Lawrence Zinc mine in Balmat to assist new owners in a planned $33 million capital project to reopen the mine, creating 100 jobs. The four-MW allocation is from the statutorily authorized Preservation Power Program, which utilizes low-cost hydropower from NYPA's St. Lawrence-FDR Power Project in Massena to support businesses in the region in return for capital investments and jobs.

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  20. Norwood business owner warns village he will go to federal court over repeated ticketingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    G. Michael Knowlton may be going back to court after receiving more tickets from village police for driving heavy trucks on village streets. If he does, he will be in a different court continuing a familiar fight - one which is now over two years old.

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