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Lisbon man charged with violating order of protection in Gouverneur

GOUVERNEUR - A Lisbon man was charged Friday with violating an order of protection after making threatening statements to a protected party, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Kyle D. Bjork, 28, was charged with second-degree aggravated harassment and second-degree criminal contemp

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-24 15:21:00

Alice L. Putney, 82, of Lisbon

Lisbon: Alice L. Putney, 82, of State Route 37, passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Friday, September 22, 2017 at Riverledge United Helpers Nursing Home in Ogdensburg. Friends and family are invited to call on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 4:00 - 6:00 pm at the Phillips M

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-09-24 02:19:00

Freewill smorgasbord buffet dinner to be held in Heuvelton Wednesday

HEUVELTON -- A freewill smorgasbord buffet dinner will be held at the Heuvelton United Methodist Church, 44 Lisbon St., Wednesday, Sept. 27, beginning at 4:30 p.m. Donations accepted but not expected. All proceeds received will be used to support hurricane relief through Samaritan's Purse. Sponsored

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-24 15:17:00

Next Science Cafe to present "Orbital Pacemaker of Climate and Sea Level" Sept. 26-27

CANTON -- "Orbital Pacemaker of Climate and Sea Level" will be presented by St. Lawrence University Associate Professor of Geology Antun Husinec at the next Clarkson University Science Cafe. The next cafe sessions are slated for 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, at the Best Western University Inn Rushton

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-24 00:42:00

Potsdam police make public urination, noise complaint and alcohol-related arrests Saturday night

POTSDAM - Potsdam police were busy on Saturday downtown making arrests relating to alcohol, public urination and noise complaints. Those charged included: Patrick R. Rowe Jr., 25, Liverpool, was cited for open container on Hamilton Street at 12:27 a.m. Shane R. Kuzmeski, 21, Grayslate, Ill., was c

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-24 15:36:00

Man charged with speeding in Potsdam

POTSDAM -- Potsdam police said they charged a man with speeding on Maple Street Saturday morning. Eric L. Santiago Jr., 19, New York, was cited for speed in zone at 1:12 a.m. after being observed driving 48 miles per hour in a 30 mph zone, police said. He was cited and released.

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-24 15:24:00

Free community supper to take place in Potsdam Thursday

POTSDAM -- Trinity Episcopal Church on Fall Island, 8 Maple St., will hold a free community supper in the church's parish hall Thursday, Sept. 28, from 5-6:30 p.m. This month's menu features scalloped potatoes, cole slaw and dessert. Donations will be accepted, but not expected. Info: 315-265-5754,

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-24 15:16:00

Community Conversation on Poverty meeting in Canton Monday

CANTON - The next Community Conversation on Poverty meeting will be held Monday, Sept. 25, from 3:30-5 p.m. in the basement meeting room of the Canton Free Library. Matilda Larson with the St. Lawrence County Fair Housing Task Force will discuss information about the Federal Fair Housing Act, which

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-22 21:31:00

Carlton W. Wright. 90, Canton & Ogdensburg

CANTON - Funeral services for Carlton W. Wright. 90, of Canton and formerly of Ogdensburg will be held on Monday September 25, 2017 at 3 p.m. at the LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home, 324 New York Ave. Ogdensburg, with Pastor Ben Levendusky officiating. Calling hours will be held from 1 p.m. until the t

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-09-22 22:42:00

State police in Canton begin search for new home to address parking, building access and efficiency of operations issues

CANTON - State police are searching for a new facility that will better meet their needs which have changed over the 20 years that they have been located at 49 1/2 Court St. "The state police is always looking to optimize our space so that we can effectively meet the needs of the public and our memb

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 18:51:00

Potsdam library offering meditation, game night, mandala, chess and many other events

POTSDAM - The Potsdam Public Library, 2 Park St., has the following free events and programs scheduled from Sept. 21-Oct. 4. For more information about these activities email [email protected] or call 315-265-7230. To register for any of the technology programs, which will be held at the Cleveland C

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-23 00:21:00

Juried art exhibit opens Sept. 23 at Frederic Remington in Ogdensburg

OGDENSBURG - The 2017 International Juried Art Exhibit at Frederic Remington Art Museum, 303 Washington St., will be displayed from Sept. 23-Jan. 14. The public is invited to attend the opening reception Saturday, Sept. 23, from 2- 4 p.m., in the Richard E. Winter and Torrey Family galleries. Artist

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 18:44:00

McMenimen, Murphy lead Bears at Canton Invite

CANTON, N.Y.-The SUNY Potsdam golf team finished fourth at the SUNY Canton Invitational this afternoon with a score of 339. Clarkson University won the team title with a score of 332. Seniors Brendan McMenimen (Merrimac, Mass./Governor's Academy) and Dylan Murphy (Saratoga Springs, N.Y./Saratoga Spr

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-23 15:38:00

Potsdam surgery practice has ribbon cutting

POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce on Thursday hosted a ribbon-cutting at St. Lawrence Surgery Laser & Wellness Center. Potsdam is the company's fourth location. They have offices in Canton, Ogdensburg and Alexandria Bay. The Potsdam outlet has a "MediSpa," where they sell treatments includi

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-22 21:36:00

Suicide Awareness Walk planned Sept. 23 in Potsdam

POTSDAM -- The sixth Suicide Awareness Walk organized by the SUNY Potsdam Counseling Center will be held Sept. 23, from noon-2 p.m. In May of 2007, two people in the SUNY Potsdam community died by suicide and ever since, the family of student Jeffrey Kimball, has joined with the SUNY Potsdam Counsel

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-22 13:05:00

Technology, Environment, Arts and Media summer program hosted in Potsdam

Clarkson University and the Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries held the first Technology, Environment, Arts and Media (TEAM) summer program in July with the theme of the impact of agriculture on freshwater. Assistant Clarkson professor of Biology Stefanie Kring led the program along with staf

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 21:31:00

Running for Health 5K in Potsdam Oct. 1

POTSDAM -- Clarkson University's Running for World Health 5K Race will step off Sunday, Oct. 1, at 10 a.m. outside Clarkson's Walker Arena. Registration is from 8-9:45 a.m., and a kids' 1-mile fun run will begin at 9:30 a.m. The race will finish at Walker Arena. The course is a mostly a flat "lollip

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 21:28:00

Brasher Falls resident charged with drug possession in Potsdam

POTSDAM - A Brasher Falls resident was charged with drug possession on Main Street Wednesday evening, according to state police. Frederick L. Jandreau, 25, was charged with two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, two counts of controlled substance in a non-origina

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 17:57:00

Potsdam Rotary to hold 'prospective member mixer' Sept. 27 at Blue Line Brewery

Potsdam Rotarians Steve Thornton and Carol Hunter sell Rubber Ducky Pluck tickets. The proceeds send children with disabilities to summer camp at Dodge Pond, as well as benefit other Rotary community projects. POTSDAM -- Potsdam Rotary will to hold a prospective member mixer Sept. 27, from 5-7 p.m.

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-23 00:24:00

West Point professor speaking in Potsdam Wednesday

POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam will welcome a guest speaker for the second session of the 2017 Disciplined Inquiry in Education Seminar Series. Dr. Brian Winkel, a professor emeritus of mathematics at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, will visit Potsdam to discuss "Dabbling in Differential Equation

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-22 21:32:00