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St. Lawrence County officially named its main job creation building yesterday after a man who's spent a lifetime fighting for jobs.
Deputies from the St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Office responded at 6:51 p.m. to the scene, where they reported they found one of the drivers had not yielded the right-of-way in a left-hand turn.
The man charged for the 2011 murder of a 12 year-old boy in Potsdam has been ordered released on bail.
St. Lawrence County legislators passed a resolution at a recent committee meeting urging the U.S. Army to consider the long-lasting impact a cut of 16,000 jobs at Fort Drum would have on the north country's economy.
Massena Mayor James F. Hidy was critical of St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary Rain on Wednesday, saying the reason he was supportive of her campaign was he was hoping a new district attorney would put an end to the issues that plagued the previous administration.
Work on the St. Lawrence County Training Facility continued this week, with crews installing crushed stone and safety lighting on the multiuse, multistructure facility.
The railroad grade crossing on the Murphy Road is currently under repair according to St. Lawrence County Legislator Jason A. Clark.
Adam Larock, 21, or Canton, was charged July 22 with fourth-degree-grand larceny and second-degree burglary.
More than 150 pounds of prescription drugs were disposed of at State Sen. Ritchie's "Shed the Meds" event, held Tuesday in Ogdensburg.
A Norwood man is charged with assaulting one person and threatening bodily harm to a child , according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies.
Two men face charges following a dispute between family members Tuesday on East Higley Road in the town of Colton.
After spending more than a six months at the Potsdam Humane Society, arguably the most famous pig in St. Lawrence County has finally found a new home.
Unemployment rates for June are down from last year in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties, according to statistics released Tuesday by the state Department of Labor.
St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies charged Kenneth L. Streeter, 54, of 551 Route 11, with driving while intoxicated on July 13. He also was charged with resisting arrest and failure to keep right after a traffic stop.
St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies are asking for the public's assistance identifying a driver accused of a hit-and-run accident at 11 p.m. Monday on Route 11B.
State transportation officials say they're ready to start studying whether Canton and Potsdam need a bypass.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 05:57 pm
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