St Lawrence County Newswire (Page 6)

St Lawrence County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for St Lawrence County, NY. (Page 6)

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  1. Mother's Day meals planned across St. Lawrence County SundayRead the original story

    Friday May 6 | North Country Now

    An all-you-can-eat Mother's Day breakfast will be served Sunday, May 8, from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Madrid Community Building. CANTON -- The Canton VFW Post 1231, 34 Gouverneur St., will serve a Mother's Day breakfast May 8 from 8 a.m. to noon.

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  2. April welfare fraud reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    During the Month of April, 2016, Investigators from the St. Lawrence County Department of Social Services and the District Attorney's Office investigated numerous cases of reported fraud. These investigations focused on the crimes of Welfare Fraud, Offering a False Instrument for Filing, Unlawful Use of a Benefit Card, Forgery and other violations of the NY State Penal Law.

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  3. Artists ready to turn Waddington into an arts destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | North County Public Radio

    The founding members of Lake Saint Lawrence Arts: Beverly Patchin, Lisbon; Mary Holland, Colton; Susan Riley, Waddington; Ken Maldonaldo, Madrid; David Crowell, Pierrepont; and Mark Scott, Waddington stand outside their new gallery space on Waddington's Main Street. Photo: Todd Moe A group of six St. Lawrence County artists is setting up a new art gallery/cooperative in Waddington they hope will help attract more artists and bring more exposure to art along the St. Lawrence River.

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  4. St. Lawrence County lawmakers look to lower healthcare expensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Reducing or restructuring health care benefits for active and retired St. Lawrence County employees may be considered by county lawmakers as they struggle to reduce ballooning health care costs. The county's new Financial Planning Committee has asked the county's Health Committee to examine ways to better control health insurance costs.

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  5. Jurors hear taped confessions of Ex-Dutchess County Legislatora s in sex abuse trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The recorded telephone call of a sobbing and erratic former Dutchess County legislator played during the second day at trial Wednesday for allegations of sexually abusing two Boy Scouts in 2014, revealed a man who claimed to have delusions of being in love with one of the teens, being “the antichrist,” and “a false prophet.” Michael N. Kelsey, 37, of Salt Point, is on trial for one count of first-degree sexual abuse and one count of first-degree attempted sexual assault, both felonies. He also was indicted on misdemeanor counts of forcible touching and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

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  6. Massena woman jailed on contempt chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Watertown Daily Times

    State police on Monday charged Shahniice L. King, 24, of 28 Perkins Road, Massena, with second-degree criminal contempt and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, both misdemeanors. She was also cited with equipment violation.

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  7. New campground may be developed near Town of Coltona s Seveya s CornersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Rochester developer is planning to create a 200-site campground near Sevey's Point, a popular convenience store he built and opened two years ago. Salvatore “Sam” DiCiaccio, is seeing approval from various agencies to develop a full hook-up campground on an 80-acre site he owns a few miles from the intersection of state Routes 3 and 56, known as Sevey's Corners.

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  8. Cornell Cooperative Extension hosting 4-H open house in Canton SaturdayRead the original story

    Wednesday May 4 | North Country Now

    Cornell Cooperative Extension hosts a 4-H open house from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 7 at the Extension Learning Farm, 2043B State Highway 68 in Canton. It is a chance to learn more about 4-H in St. Lawrence County and the many fun projects, activities, and programs that 4-H has to offer.

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  9. Top five things to do in St. Lawrence County on ThursdayRead the original story

    Wednesday May 4 | North Country Now

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

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  10. Open house at artists' cooperative The Gallery in Waddington FridayRead the original story

    Wednesday May 4 | North Country Now

    Lake Saint Lawrence Arts, a St. Lawrence County arts promotion organization, will host an open house at The Gallery on May 6 from 4 to 7 p.m. The Gallery, 10 Main St., is a member-supported artists' cooperative, open to the public, where participating, juried artists can show and sell artwork and teach classes. It features a shop, a rotating featured artist exhibit, and a classroom.

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  11. Vendors fill community room of Massena Community Center for TRIAD Information FairRead the original story

    Tuesday May 3 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    With 102 vendors filling the community room at the Massena Community Center, Tuesday's Massena TRIAD Information Fair had something for everyone. “We have so many vendors this year.

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  12. ST. Lawrence County lawmakers may consider closing bridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Faced with a shortage of funds, St. Lawrence County lawmakers may consider closing some county-owned bridges and roads that need upgrades. County Planning Director Keith J. Zimmerman said Monday the county's Highway Committee will be asked by the county's Financial Planning Committee to develop criteria that can be used to review county infrastructure, “with an eye toward the closure threshold or downgrading threshold.” “There's a question in everyone's mind about the level of effort that can be sustained in St. Lawrence County given the vast infrastructure, in particular, the highway infrastructure, that needs to be maintained,” Zimmerman said.

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  13. Judge rules against fired St. Lawrence County elections officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A judge has ruled against a fired St. Lawrence County elections official who filed a union grievance claiming she should be reinstated to the job and awarded back pay because she was denied due process. Acting State Supreme Court Judge Jerome J. Richards ruled that Nicole R. Maxner, 5 Rushton Drive, Canton, is not entitled for reinstatement to her former job as the county's deputy Republican Elections Commissioner.

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  14. Dairy Princess ready for dutiesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 3 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... The outgoing court of 2015-16 made 129 event appearances to represent the importance of agriculture in St Lawrence County. Thousands of readers like you have made Northern New York Newspapers the number one ranked website* for local news and sports ...

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  15. Canton man charged with theftRead the original story

    Tuesday May 3 | North Country Now

    Village police say they picked up a Canton man at 4:26 p.m. Monday on state Route 37 on a sheriff's department warrant for petit larceny. Brandon E. Sullivan, 32, of State Rte. 310 was turned over to St. Lawrence County Sheriff deputies to face the charge, police said.

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  16. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | North Country Now

    For National Hospital week May 8 to 14, Gouverneur Hospital is partnering with the St. Lawrence County Sheriffs' Association to register local children with the New York State Safe Child ID Card. This card contains the child's name; biographical information including date of birth, gender, height, weight, hair color and eye color; and a fingerprint image of both index fingers.

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  17. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | North Country Now

    Surface high pressure extending from Northern Ontario southeastward across Northern New York will bring seasonably cool weather to St. Lawrence County today through the start of next week, according to the National Weather Service . Light northerly winds will maintain seasonably cool conditions across the North Country today with highs in the low to mid 50s, NWS says.

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  18. Newton Falls rail project demands Jefferson, Lewis involvement, additional fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A St. Lawrence County project to rebuild the rail line between Newton Falls and Carthage requires the involvement of Jefferson and Lewis counties in order for it to proceed. Under a settlement reached in 2012 between St. Lawrence County and the Mohawk, Adirondack and Northern Railroad Corp., it was agreed that any future work would require a uniform payment-in-lieu-of-taxes agreement among St. Lawrence, Jefferson and Lewis counties - the counties through which the rail line passes.

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  19. Judge Richards will still handle St. Lawrence County pistol permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    According to St. Lawrence County Clerk Mary Lou Rupp, Judge Jerome J. Richards will still be in charge of issuing pistol permits in the county. “Judge Richards is going to continue to take care of pistol permits and civil cases.

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  20. Rained out: Growing concern over behavior of St. Lawrence County DARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Watertown Daily Times

    Earlier this month, she took responsibility for allowing one of her assistant district attorneys to prosecute a case without possessing a law license. Judge Jerome J. Richards filed a letter over the issue with presiding Justice Karen K. Peters of the Appellate Division of the state Supreme Court, Third Department and with its Committee on Professional Standards.

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