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12 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal
With the Christmas holiday quickly approaching, officials with St. Lawrence County Toys For Tots say they are about halfway to their goal of collecting 14,000 toys, enough to provide two gifts to 7,000 children in need this holiday season.
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16 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times
Jean Hayes has spent the last 40 years serving her community, and in a small ceremony Thursday evening at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center, she was recognized by the Morristown Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary and the St. Lawrence County Cancer Fund.
20 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times
The Town Hall will be a marketplace of pastel paintings of local dogs in their favorite places from today until Jan. 21. 'The Dog Show' exhibit put on by the St. Lawrence County Arts Council will include 20 to 25 paintings by Potsdam artist Becky A. Harblin.
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.
A Lisbon man has been jailed on $5,000 for sexually abusing a girl under the age of 11, St. Lawrence County sheriff's detectives say.
A Hogansburg man allegedly angered that an acquaintance had failed to provide him with marijuana he had paid for was jailed Wednesday night after he rammed his vehicle while they were traveling on North Raquette Road.
Massena-based state police charged Courtney E. Lashomb, 23, of Massena with petit larceny following a shoplifting complaint filed at 4:31 p.m. Wednesday from the Sear's store at the St. Lawrence Centre mall.
Authorities say a teenager is recovering from injuries suffered when his all-terrain vehicle hit a deer on a road in northern New York.
Standing in the long gravel driveway of his 475 County Route 19 home, Timothy MacKiewicz and members of his family comforted each other as they watched volunteer firefighters from eight departments battle the blaze which engulfed the home in smoke and flames.
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.
A Hammond man was jailed on several charges stemming from an investigation of two stolen pot-bellied pigs, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies.
A North Country high school science teacher is preparing for a trek to Antarctica this winter to study climate change.
A northern New York postal contractor has been sentenced to three months in jail for stealing painkillers mailed to veterans.
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.
*Authorized chair to sign a $34,123 contract for the childhood lead poisoning prevention program grant for the public health department.
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.