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Hogansburg woman charged with cocaine possession at port of entry
MASSENA — State police on Monday charged Erica K. Francis, 26, Hogansburg, with misdemeanor seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.
High school sports: IHC’s Chamberlain, Norwood-Norfolk’s Levison to sign Division I letters today
Also named as Section 3’s Class C player of the year in girls soccer, Chamberlain finished tied for the team lead in goal scoring with junior Kate O’Neil with 19 and stood second on the team in points (45), including seven assists.
Rebecca A. “Becky” Green, 47, of Hewittville
POTSDAM – Rebecca A. “Becky” Green, 47, of 541 River Road, Hewittville, unexpectedly passed away Monday afternoon, November 12, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse.
Norfolk man charged with DWI
POTSDAM — Village police on Friday charged Daniel R. Grant, 29, Norfolk, with driving while intoxicated and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. He was also cited with license plate number obscured/non-distinctive.
Potsdam woman accused of shoplifting at Dollar General
POTSDAM — A Potsdam woman was charged with petit larceny following a shoplifting complaint at Dollar General, 6598 SH 56, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies.
Felons sentenced in Franklin Co.
Mike Brown, 28, of Greene Correctional Facilitypleaded guilty to first-degree attempted promoting prison contraband, stemming from an incident Sept. 18, 2017.
Massena Town Council meeting with airline representatives before making Essential Air Service recommendations
MASSENA — Massena Town Supervisor Steven D. O’Shaughnessy says that, even though the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority is backing SkyWest Airlines for the Essential Air Service contract in both Ogdensburg and Massena, town officials plan to hear from other airlines that have also submitted bids t
State police charge Norfolk man with driving while intoxicated
NORFOLK — State police charged James T. Erickson, 22, of Norfolk with driving while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content of .08 of 1 percent, failure to stop at a stop sign and improper license at 3:44 a.m. Saturday on Park Street in the town of Norfolk.
Potsdam man charged with aggravated DWI
POTSDAM — Village police on Saturday charged Randy S. Guyette, 52, Potsdam, with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and aggravated driving while intoxicated. He was also cited with failure to yield the right of way to a pedestrian in a crosswalk and consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicl
Workers killed in New York state helicopter crash and zinc mine accidents
In Beekmantown, New York, near the Canadian border adjacent to Plattsburgh, two utility workers were killed on October 30 when the helicopter they were in hit power lines, burst into flames and crashed to the ground. The four-person crew was reportedly installing a fiber optic line onto the transmis
Families in the running: Woman is bringing attention to children who need adoption
On Friday, Mrs. Hurlbut will begin a 110-mile run over a 24-hour period to raise awareness of children in need of adoption. She has been training for her attempt, but it is still far beyond anything she has done before.
Potsdam police cite five motorists with driving infractions
• Ewan J. Slater, 20, Basking Ridge, New Jersey, was charged with speed in zone on Maple Street at 9:08 p.m. after being observed driving 49 miles per hour in a 30 mph zone.
Massena teens mentor with NBT bank
“Our mission includes giving girls access to a wide variety of mentored experiences,” said April Charleson, Founder and Program Director of Lifted Out of Poverty.
Marcy woman charged with Potsdam DWI
POTSDAM — Village police on Saturday charged Hannah R. Reigi, 20, Marcy, with driving while intoxicated. She was also cited with drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle, unlawful possession of alcohol by a person under 21 and no/inadequate plate lamp.
Canada Border Services Agency unveils new trilingual signs
Visitors to Canada, returning residents and members of the Akwesasne community will notice a bit of a difference at the port of entry in Cornwall. The Canada Border Services Agency and the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne recently unveiled trilingual signage at the port of entry.The electronic signs abov
Canton inmates accused of possessing contraband
CANTON — St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies on Monday charged Marcus G. Bresett, 23, of 929 Knox St., Ogdensburg, and Christopher L. Reynolds, 35, of 470 Hardscrabble Road, Lisbon, each with a count of felony first-degree promoting prison contraband and misdemeanor seventh-degree criminal posses
Participants plunge into frigid St. Lawrence River to raise money for Special Olympics New York
But it didn’t deter several groups that bravely ran into a portion of the frigid St. Lawrence River that had been cordoned off, dunked themselves under water, raised their arms in victory with whoops of joy and then ran back out to an awaiting warm towel and warm clothes.
Norfolk, Massena men face charges of DWI
POTSDAM — Potsdam village police charged Daniel R. Grant, 29, of Norfolk with driving while intoxicated.
New Potsdam eatery, Marigold Kitchen and Bakery, offers relaxing environment for healthy, hearty food
POTSDAM — Gail Anderson once ran two restaurants in Connecticut. In July, when she spoke to the village Planning Board, she told it she had done this before and was ready for more. Three months later, her store is up and running, and busy.
Timothy G. Dow, 63, of Lisbon
Funeral services for Timothy G. Dow, age 63 of Lisbon, will be held at 12:00pm on Thursday (Nov 15, 2018) at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Pastor Floyd McCallum officiating.