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Red Cross provides emergency relief to 16 people following Norfolk fire

NORFOLK - Volunteers from the North Country Chapter of the American Red Cross provided immediate emergency aid to 16 people after a multi-family fire late Tuesday night on Main Street. The Red Cross provided financial assistance for necessities such as shelter, food and clothing to nine adults and e

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 12:55:00

Massena resident involved in property-damage accident in Norfolk

NOFOLK -- A Massena resident was involved in a property-damage accident on O'Neail Road Wednesday evening, according to state police. Tiarose G. Stephenson, 23, was the driver. The incident was reported at 7:46 p.m. and took place near SH 420, police said. No injuries or tickets were reported. NOFOL

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 17:56:00

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

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

Massena residents asks trustees for exception to refuse regulations

MASSENA - A Massena resident has asked trustees to make an exception to the village refuse pickup rules that would allow residents to place a small amount of building supplies with their normal weekly garbage. Tom Seguin said there were times when people have a small amount of building supplies that

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-09-24 12:15:00

Massena Central School Board recognizes past board member, president

MASSENA - A past Massena Central School Board of Education member who had served as its president was recognized for his service Thursday night. John R. Boyce had served as board president since July 2012, but resigned effective June 30, because of work commitments. He was first elected to the board

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-09-24 12:15:00

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

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

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

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

Massena man seeks water line for non-conforming lot

MASSENA - Even though he doesn't have water on the site, Massena resident Leonard Laneuville says he's paying a water bill for a non-conforming lot and he wants to put a water line on the parcel. But, village officials said Tuesday, he wasn't paying for water and it would be difficult to add a water

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-09-22 12:15:00

Not a waste of time: Massena officials should find a spot to store landscape debris

At a time when they are considering proposed changes to village code, Massena officials need to factor in how to address a waste disposal issue. During a meeting Tuesday of the Massena Village Board of Trustees, Charles Raiti asked what residents should do to get rid of their landscape waste. The vi

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-09-22 12:15:00

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

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

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

Potsdam resident participates in 'Honor Flight' to visit war memorials in Washington D.C.

POTSDAM -- In early September Al Jones, a longtime resident of Potsdam, traveled to Washington, D.C. as part of an "Honor Flight" to visit war memorials. North Country Honor Flight is part of a nationwide movement to honor our nation's veterans with a trip of a lifetime to Washington, D.C. to visit

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 15:58:00

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 police cite six motorists with driving infractions

POTSDAM - Potsdam police said they charged six motorists with driving infractions on Wednesday. Those charged included: Scott A. Moore, 43, Brasher Falls, was cited for an unsafe lane change on Maple Street at 3:06 p.m. following a two vehicle property-damage accident. No injuries were reported. E

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 13:32:00