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4 min ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal
The St. Lawrence Local Government Task Force and New York Power Authority will resume negotiations today after both parties have been in loggerheads since June over additional benefits that local leaders are demanding as part of a relicensing settlement agreement to operate the St. Lawrence-FDR Power Dam.
Senator Joseph A. Griffo made his way to West Potsdam Thursday afternoon to check on the progress of the soon to be completed St. Lawrence County Fire Training Facility.
The town of Colton is highlighting performers from communities along the Raquette River again this summer in its series of Colton Riverside Gazebo Performances.
A line of strong thunderstorms was moving through eastern St. Lawrence and Franklin counties at 10:30 a.m. Thursday.
Massena-based state police charged Scott M. Baxter, 37, of 145 Beach St., Massena, with a felony count of driving while intoxicated and ticketed him for speed in zone following a traffic stop at 9:45 p.m. Wednesday on East Orvis Street.
Slic Network Solutions has received a $5.3 million Connect NY grant to enable it to bring broadband service to underserved areas near Black Lake in St. Lawrence County and southern Bellmont in Franklin County, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Wednesday.
The Public Defender's Office filed a motion two weeks ago to have Elvis E. Pigott, a 40-year-old man who had been living in Massena for the past few months, released from the county jail.
An Ogdensburg man admitted to being on a cocktail of drugs and alcohol on the August night he struck and killed a 19-year-old Lancaster man Wednesday in St. Lawrence County Court.
The Gouverneur & St. Lawrence County Fair kicked off Tuesday with a number of animal and 4-H exhibits, including a goat show and a dog show.
Officials tasked with helping tech startups are visiting Ogdensburg and Massena weekly to find and encourage potential new businesses to locate in the community through the state's Innovation Hot Spot Program.
St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary E. Rain is abiding by a judge's order to stop investigating county officials pending a decision on whether to name a special prosecutor.
Space is at a premium in north country county clerk's offices, where stories of the counties and their people can be traced through deeds, judgments, discharge papers, mortgages and naturalizations, to name a few of the many documents kept there.
A 24-year-old Potsdam woman was sent back to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility with bail continued at $2,500 cash, following Monday afternoon's preliminary hearing on a felony charge of driving while ability impaired by drugs/alcohol count.
Village police on Friday charged Timothy S. Middlemiss, 27, of 143 Fulton Road, Lisbon, with felony second-degree arson and criminal mischief, a misdemeanor.
Richard Teriele, 23, of 243 Belmont Courts, was charged on a warrant for the revocation of released under probation supervision for an original charge of burglary.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 07:07 am
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