Breaking News from Lawrenceville
Find the latest Lawrenceville News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
Madrid woman pleads guilty to forgery
Erin J. White, 31, of 3557 County Route 14, Madrid, pleaded guilty to second-degree attempted criminal possession of a forged instrument, the reduced first count of an indictment charging her with six counts of felony second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument and one count of felony f
AMBER Alert notification sent for child abduction in western New York
Owen Hildago-Calderon, who is about 14 months old, was abducted on Joy Road in the Wayne County town of Sodus at 9:48 a.m. on Wednesday, May 16.
Two indicted on DWI charges, one charged with arson of vehicle
Richard Golden Jr., 35, of 312 Knox St., Ogdensburg, is charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property and third-degree arson, both felonies.
Cause of Thursday afternoon Louisville garage fire still under investigation
Departments called to the fire at 150 Maple St., also known as state Route 37B, included Louisville, Massena, Waddington, Madrid and Norfolk. Also on the scene were the Massena Rescue Squad and Massena Electric Department. The garage is about a quarter mile from the former Village Inn restaurant.
Lisbon man charged with pot possession, unregistered vehicle
Randall G. Ball, 23, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, substandard lights and unregistered vehicle on State Highway 37.
Part-time police officer fired after grand larceny and drug arrest
MASSENA — The off-duty Norwood police officer has been fired from that part-time job after being charged with stealing nearly $30,000 from a Home Depot, where he was working full time.
Two Ogdensburg residents face meth-related charges following report of squatting in Canton
CANTON – Two Ogdensburg residents face methamphetamine making charges following a report of squatters on Riverside Drive in Canton, according to village police.Joshua Bouchey, 39, of Ogdensburg was charged with one count of Unlawful Manufacture of Meth 3rd degree, a class D Felony.
Bombing at Ontario Indian restaurant leaves 15 injured
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario — Two people are thought to be behind the bombing of an Indian restaurant outside Toronto on Thursday night that wounded 15 people, three of them critically, officials said.
Eisenhower Lock in Massena now open to the public until Labor Day
MASSENA —The Dwight D. Eisenhower Visitors' Center, located at the U. S. Eisenhower Lock, is open to the public and will remain open through Labor Day, Sept. 3.The Visitors' Center hours of operation are from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.
New risk manager at SeaComm's headquarters in Massena
Her duties include business continuity and disaster recovery, security, risk assessments of all new products and services, assisting with regulatory exams, and overseeing the areas of BSA, compliance, security staff training and loan review.
Quebec man imprisoned for pot smuggling
After Mathieu Forget, 32, of St-Anicet, Quebec, was extradited from Canada, he admitted that he and his co-conspirators smuggled thousands of pounds of marijuana into the United States from Canada through the Akwesasne Mohawk Indian Reservation. The marijuana was distributed throughout the northeast
Boutique Air adds flights from Massena to Boston, drops service to Albany and Baltimore
The company, headquartered in San Francisco, provides passenger air service to more than two dozen airports, including some out-of–the-way destinations such as Thief River Falls, Minnesota; Vernal, Utah; and Chadron, Nebraska.
Man dies in Potsdam crash
Police said Donald Smithers, 22, of Canton, died when he crossed the center line and hit a pickup truck head on just before noon.
Driver killed in head-on collision on Route 11 in Potsdam
POTSDAM -- One person died in a two-vehicle collision on U.S. Route 11 on Tuesday afternoon.Sheriff Kevin Wells said a four-door sedan was headed toward Potsdam when it crossed into the oncoming lane and collided head-on with a pickup truck.The driver of the sedan died, and deputies are waiting to n
Deputies: Name released of Canton man killed in car crash on U.S. Highway 11 involving Norwood man
POTSDAM — A Canton man was killed Tuesday after his vehicle crashed head-on with a pickup truck on U.S. Route 11, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies.Donald M. Smithers III, 22, Emerson Road in Canton, died Tuesday afternoon after the 2005 Chevy Impala he was driving crossed into the
Norwood police officer charged with stealing $30,000 from Home Depot, crack pipe allegedly found in shoe
By ANDY GARDNERMASSENA -- A Norwood Police Department officer has been charged with stealing nearly $30,000 from a store where he was working another job.Christopher Ghostlaw, 42, of 1096 County Route 20, Constable was charged with third-degree grand larceny, a felony, and seventh-degree criminal po
Quebec man gets federal time for cannabis smuggling
ALBANY — A Quebec man was sentenced Tuesday to 120 months in prison for conspiring to distribute marijuana.Mathieu Forget, 32, appeared in U.S. District Court before Chief Judge Glenn Suddaby, who also imposed a five-year term of supervised release to follow his prison term.After his extradition fro
Missing students, stolen shotguns prompt lockout at Ogdensburg schools
One juvenile was charged with criminal trespass in the second degree, a misdemeanor, and the second youth was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny and third-degree burglary, both felonies.
Potsdam receives restructuring report, keeps recommendations under wraps
The village of Potsdam, nearing its constitutional taxing limit, reached out to state officials in June of 2016 in an effort to find efficiencies that could be used to curb expenses.
Newest Habitat home in Ontario County part of new initiative
Habitat for Humanity's latest home, recently built in Clifton Springs, is the first building project undertaken as part of the Women Build endeavor, launched in Ontario County last year.