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A DeKalb Junction man was arrested for driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop Wednesday on Market Street for a loud exhaust and obstructed license plate, according to Potsdam police.
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1800 Potsdam Fire, Rescue and Police were dispatched to a two car motor vehicle accident on Rt 56 in front of Price Chopper.
Frosty the Snowman is spreading winter cheer and joy to hundreds of people in the north country region as he makes a whirlwind tour at four Head Start centers throughout St. Lawrence County.
The village is the place to be this weekend as businesses and organizations hold open houses and holiday bazaars to kick-start the month's many festivities with singing groups, dancing, gifts and baked goods.
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority and the Center for Evaluation of Clean Energy Technology today opened a solar panel testing laboratory that is receiving a $1.7 million state grant.
A North Country high school science teacher is preparing for a trek to Antarctica this winter to study climate change.
Canton-based state police charged three women with petit larceny stemming from three separate shoplifting incidents Tuesday at the Walmart Supercenter in Potsdam.
A Potsdam-area man was injured Tuesday night when his all-terrain vehicle struck a deer on state Roue 72 in the town of Hopkinton.
Isa Genzken, little known in the US, makes a messy splash at the Museum of Modern Art with the jerry-built things she fashions out of trash and tape.
North country college students could be in line for a refund from a health insurance provider who the state attorney general claims overcharged them on their health plan.
Potsdam police said they arrested a man Monday for criminal sale of marijuana and criminal possession of a controlled substance following an investigation by members of the St. Lawrence County Drug Task Force.
A new system may be set up to make sure all overnight lodging facilities in St. Lawrence County, including campgrounds, collect and turn in the 3 percent county bed tax to the county's coffers as required.
First responders rescued an Ogdensburg woman from her crushed vehicle after a two-car crash Monday afternoon at Route 310 and County Route 34 in Potsdam.
The St. Lawrence County Arts Council has met 15 percent of the $20,000 they plan to raise between November 2013 and March 2014.
A Potsdam man who walked on the ice during a youth hockey practice for beginners and yelled at and kicked the skates of a 10-year-old boy was reportedly upset that the child had sprayed two young girls - one of whom was the 10-year-old's sister - with ice chips when he stopped next to them.
Patrols dispatched. Sienna Bercume, age 16 of Potsdam, was issued an Appearance Ticket for Harassment 2nd; returnable in Potsdam Village Court on 12/06/2013 at 0930.