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Man struck with basball bat at Waddington beach; two suspects charged, maybe more arrests to come

Deputies say an investigation revealed Kasey E. Jones, 18, of North Lawrence, had struck the man with the bat. During the confrontation between multiple people, Sarah E. Fenn, 21, allegedly violated a no-contact order of protection against another person involved, police said..

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-07-19 09:20:00

Five contaminated county-owned properties in Massena will be cleaned up with help from state

Above are the former Cornell's Dry Cleaning and the former Gardner's Garage, 141 and 133 Water St. They county, which now owns both, believes they are contaminated and along with three other properties in Massena will be cleaned with state money. North Country Now photo by Andy Gardner.

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-07-19 06:39:00

Massena man charged with DWAI-drugs

MASSENA — State police on May 11 charged Levi S. Wilson, 22, of 18 Meadow St., with misdemeanor driving while ability impaired by drugs. He was also cited with failure to keep right and imprudent speed,

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-07-18 16:41:00

Massena police arrest third teen in connection to high school vandalism

By ANDY GARDNERMASSENA -- Village police have arrested a third teen as part an investigation into vandalism at Massena High School.On Friday, July 13 at 1:46 p.m., police charged an 18-year-old male with third-degree criminal mischief, a felony, in connection with the case.

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-07-18 14:49:00

Massena man announces candidacy for Massena Town Council seat

“I’ve had a lot of people tell me I should run. I’ve always been interested in getting jobs and businesses here in Massena and the surrounding areas,” said Mr. Zender, 69, who moved to Massena “40-some years ago.”

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-07-19 05:15:00

Sober Street man charged with DWI

State police on July 9 charged John E. Carlin, 28, of 22 Sober St., Norfolk, with felony driving while intoxicated. He was also cited with windshield tint violation, no/insufficient tail lamps and no/inadequate plate lamp.

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-07-18 17:40:00

Village of Massena officials taking action to address code violations at Massena School of Business

He said, despite several attempts to reach the prior and current owners, they have received no response and the number of code violations have continued to build up.

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-07-19 05:15:00

Former Canton man gets prison for attempted burglary

Daniel J. Roe, 29, formerly of 21 State St., now an inmate at the St. Lawrence County jail, was sentenced as a second-felony offender to six years in prison for his May 15 guilty plea to second-degree attempted burglary, the reduced first count of the indictment charging him with first-degree burgla

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-07-19 05:15:00

Massena woman charged with huffing, harassment, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest twice in a week

MASSENA -- A village resident was charged on Tuesday for the second time in less than a week with huffing, harassment, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct.Brandy M. Delosh, 26, of Maple Street was charged with single counts of illegal possession of a toxic vapor, second-degree harassment, resist

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-07-18 11:47:00

Potsdam Police Blotter July 17

Sterling R. Grant, 34, of Parishville, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana at 10 a.m. Tuesday. He was charged after an investigation of a report of drug paraphernalia located in a parking lot earlier in the morning.Richard L. Moulton III, 18, was charged with failure to stop at a red l

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-07-18 07:34:00

Two drivers charged in Massena

MASSENA -- Village police say they recently charged two motorists:• Marah S. Butterfield, 27, of county Route 14, Canton was charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, unlicensed operator, uninspected motor vehicle and speeding at 4:16 p.m. Monday on Main Street.


Downtown Massena buildings among those targeted by St. Lawrence County for cleanup, sale and redevelopment

CANTON — Five more properties in St. Lawrence County, including abandoned commercial buildings in downtown Massena, will be seized by the county for unpaid property taxes and put up for sale for potential redevelopment.


Ogdensburg man charged in January meth lab fire

OGDENSBURG -- City police have made another arrest in connection with a Jan. 15 fire at Belmont Courts that investigators said was due to a meth lab in the apartment.Shayne L. Figured, 27, 1524 Knox St., was charged Wednesday with third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine and first-degree

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-07-18 11:46:00

Drug Free Coalition grateful for assistance

The Massena Drug Free Community Coalition is nothing without all the people and organizations that came to the table with their insights, ideas, and perspectives. Our sponsors, partners and volunteers are the heart of our coalition and are the reason events like the Downtown Movie night are so succe


Massena set to declare old School of Business building blighted

MASSENA -- The Village Board of Trustees on Tuesday will hold a public hearing and vote on a proposition to declare the former Massena School of Business, 22-24 Main St., as blighted.The hearing and declaration are pursuant to a blight code that Mayor Tim Currier pushed and the board passed earlier


What’s Going On: Pump Boys and Dinettes in Colton, Atom Ghost in Massena, Waydown Wailers in Chippewa Bay

Colton: “Pump Boys and Dinettes,” featuring the Grasse River Players, 7 p.m., Colton-Pierrepont Central School cafeteria; show program and historical guide featuring a tour of businesses along Route 56 in 1955 available; “Diner food,” including hamburgers, hot dogs, and mini-pies for purchase from t


Massena man arrested in Plattsburgh burglary will face Tupper Lake charges as well

The man, Jason Smith, 40, Massena, was charged Sunday in Massena for a burglary committed in Plattsburgh, and is incarcerated in the Clinton County Jail.


Norfolk library hosting summer program

NORFOLK -- Readers of all ages can explore “Libraries Rock,” the Norfolk Library’s Summer library program from July 23-27.Starting at 10 a.m. and ending around 11, the 2018 Summer Reading Program is open to young people, toddlers through tweens.


Potsdam man charged with drug possession resisting arrest following theft complaint

Potsdam police say they charged Brenden W. Narrow, 28, of Potsdam with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance and single counts of unlawful possession of marijuana and resisting arrest at 1:34 p.m. Saturday at Main and Union streets.


Woman charged with stealing out of Dixie Lee tip cup in Ogdensburg

OGDENSBURG -- City police say they charged a woman with three counts after responding to a complaint that she had been stealing out of the tip cup at the Dixie Lee restaurant.Kimberly A. McCarthy was charged at 7:25 p.m. Saturday with petit larceny, resisting arrest and second-degree harassment, pol