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  1. Judge denies change in Hillary order of protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    A St. Lawrence County Court judge denied an application to modify orders of protection that would have allowed Oral “Nick” Hillary the opportunity to watch his son's after school activities. Murder charges against Mr. Hillary were dismissed Oct. 16 in the case of the 2011 Potsdam strangulation of Garret J. Phillips.

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  2. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | North Country Now

    To date, there have been 14 confirmed cases of flu A and 11 confirmed cases of flu B in St. Lawrence County since the start of the flu season at the beginning of autumn, according to figures from Director of Prevention Services Laurie Maki of the county Department of Public Health. Influenza activity has been categorized as "geographically widespread" by the state Department of Health, with laboratory-confirmed cases in 47 counties plus New York City, as of the week ending Dec. 13, when the latest compilation of data was done.

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  3. Beulah M. DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    Beulah M. Davis, 86, of Hermon, died at her home, December 18, 2014. She was born in the Town of Pierrepont, the daughter of Leon and Edith Fifield Enslow.

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  4. Lawmaker charged with abuse of Boy Scouts almost went to AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Lawmaker charged with abuse of Boy Scouts almost went to Albany Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1AOnI2F A Dutchess County legislator charged earlier this week with sexually abusing two teenage Boy Scouts tried to win a seat in the state Legislature this year -- and he almost won. Michael Kelsey, R-Salt Point, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child charges after he was arrested the day before.

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  5. Small businesses and artists find synergy sharing space in PotsdamRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | North County Public Radio

    The front shelves at Maple Run Emporium in Potsdam, N.Y., are usually filled with the work of eight local artists - including pottery, wooden bowls, baskets, and paintings. Photo: Todd Moe In the summer of 2013, The St. Lawrence County Arts Council in upstate New York closed its downtown Potsdam gallery and gift shop.

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  6. Is St. Lawrence County getting cheap hydroelectricity? It's complicated.Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | North County Public Radio

    A change in state energy regulations is complicating St. Lawrence County's quest for cheap, clean hydropower. The county is finalizing a deal with Gravity Renewables, a hydroelectric consulting firm.

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  7. Canadian company says deal to reopen Gouverneur zinc mine is not completeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A spokesman for the Canadian company that closed St. Lawrence Zinc Company, LLC, six years ago confirmed Thursday the corporation is involved in talks to sell their zinc mining operation in Gouverneur. But Scott Brubacher, director of Corporate Communications for Hudbay Minerals, Inc., Toronto, cautioned a pending deal is not etched in stone.“We are hoping for a sale, but nothing is imminent,” he said.

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  8. Local fishing charter owner seeks help in lifting fishing ban at power damRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The owner of a local fishing charter company is seeking the assistance of the Greater Massena Chamber of Commerce to help lift a ban on fishing restrictions near the base of the New York Power Authority. Donald Lucas from Muskie Magic Charters, Inc., said he has been told that the area is off-limits to all anglers and he has maintained his distance after receiving threats of a fine, jail time and confiscation of his boat.

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  9. Parishville-Hopkintoa s Backyard Geology class creating time capsule for Class of 2027Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Students enrolled in kindergarten at Parishville-Hopkinton Central school had an opportunity this week to participate in a very special project that will culminate with the opening of a time capsule some time during their senior year. “Every year we ask our seniors to do a legacy project,” he said, noting several classes have painted murals in the school.

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  10. Downstate woman charged in February Pierrepont burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Long Island woman is being held in St. Lawrence County jail, Canton, in connection with a February burglary in the town. Kristen M. Wilkie, 26, of Glen Cove, was charged by state police with felony second-degree burglary: illegal entry-dwelling.

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  11. Woman faces prison for thefts from Waddington charityRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A former Chase Mills woman admitted to stealing more than $3,000 from a local chapter of the Wounded Warrior Outdoor Adventures program in St. Lawrence County Court on Wednesday. Jill M. Kubik, who also goes by the name Jill McCabe, 50, pleaded guilty under a Superior Court Information charging her with third-degree grand larceny and second-degree forgery in a plea deal with the St. Lawrence County District Attorney's Office.

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  12. Massena woman admits committing welfare fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Massena woman admitted she had received additional Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits in 2013 by failing to properly disclose family income with the Department of Social Services. The St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Department charged Crystal L. Durocher, 43, of 54 McCluskey Ave., Massena, in April with fourth-degree welfare fraud and first-degree offering a false instrument for filing following an investigation by the St. Lawrence County Department of Social Services Investigations Unit. 9 comments

  13. Norwood business owner warns village he will go to federal court over repeated ticketingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    G. Michael Knowlton may be going back to court after receiving more tickets from village police for driving heavy trucks on village roads. If he does, he will be in a different court continuing a familiar fight - one which is now more than two years old.

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  14. PEOPLE v. CAJIGASRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | FindLaw

    Before: McCARTHY, J.P., GARRY, LYNCH and CLARK, JJ. Albert F. Lawrence, Greenfield Center, for appellant.

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  15. Colton gets $30,000 for wastewater treatment studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Watertown Daily Times

    The town of Colton was among the St. Lawrence County municipalities to receive state economic development funding on Thursday, and officials plan to use the money to improve the town's wastewater treatment plant. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced the recipients of the statewide $63.4 million funding, granted through the Regional Economic Development Council program.

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  16. Two Canton men charged in ongoing village narcotic investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    Police charged Daniel J. Roe, 25, of 42 Miner St., Apt. 3 , with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and fourth-degree conspiracy, both felonies, as well as fourth-degree criminal solicitation and two counts of fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, all misdemeanors.

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  17. Police locate Massena teenage runaways, one jailed for child endangermentRead the original story

    Thursday | North Country Now

    Two teenage runaways reported missing were located Wednesday night and one of them is jailed on a child endangerment charge. Jacob F. Cullen-Lazore, 17, and Alyssa L. Newcombe, 14, had not showed up to school Tuesday and were reported missing later that day.

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  18. Norwood man accused of violating order of protection in CantonRead the original story

    Thursday | North Country Now

    A Norwood man was charged with criminal contempt stemming from an investigation of an incident that occurred in August, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies.

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  19. Massena runaways located in Ogdensburg; older teen jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Watertown Daily Times

    Village police charged Jacob F. Cullen-Lazore, 17, of 10017 state Route 56, Massena, with endangering the welfare of a child following an investigation into a report that his 14-year-old girlfriend had run away from home. Village police said Mr. Cullen-Lazore and his girlfriend were located late Wednesday night by sheriff's deputies in the Ogdensburg area.

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  20. Small businesses and local artists find synergy in shared spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | North County Public Radio

    The front shelves at Maple Run Emporium in Potsdam are usually filled with the work of eight local artists - including pottery, wooden bowls, baskets and paintings. Photo: Todd Moe In the summer of 2013, The St. Lawrence County Arts Council closed its downtown Potsdam gallery and gift shop.

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