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  1. Ten St. Lawrence County residents involved in three-vehicle crash in Warren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    Five Potsdam residents, including three Parishville-Hopkinton Central School faculty members, were hospitalized Saturday afternoon following a three-vehicle crash on Route 28 here, according to the Warren County Sheriff's Department. The group of St. Lawrence County residents was traveling in two vehicles.

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  2. Discarded brains found along train tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Nine brains were found along a street in a St. Lawrence County village, but authorities say there's nothing to fear. The brains are believed to have been part of a collection for educational or research purposes.

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    12 hrs ago | North Country Now

    Canton Mayor Mary Ann Ashley was honored as a 2015 "Woman of Distinction" by State Sen. Patty Ritchie at a special ceremony at the State Capitol. Ashley is actively involved in a number of community groups including the National Technical Honor Society, the Canton Joint Recreation Committee, and the St. Lawrence County Branch of the American Association of University Women.

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  4. Potsdam man with blood alcohol content more than three times legal limit charged with aggravated DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Village police charged Keith J. Gonyou III, 24, of Potsdam with aggravated driving while intoxicated at 12:47 a.m. Saturday following a traffic stop on River Road in the town of Potsdam. The Potsdam Police Department was working with the St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Office as part of a Stop D.W.I. program at the time of the stop.

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  5. Nine "professionally removed" dog brains found in villageRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... were found by disturbed members of the public in Beckwith Street in the small village of Gouverneur, St Lawrence County, New York. Gouverneur Police have allayed fears of a twisted dog killer and believe the nine brains were actually part of a ...

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  6. Two Potsdam entrepreneurs set to build in villageRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    Growth is on the horizon for two village entrepreneurs who presented preliminary site plans to the Planning Board on Thursday. Dr. Stacey M. Howlett, owner of Stacey M. Howlett, D.D.S. , on Riverview Drive near Ives Park, will move her dental practice and staff to a new 4,700-square-foot building on a 2½-acre lot in the Potsdam Commerce Park.

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  7. St. Lawrence County Conservatives endorse candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Party Chairman Henry Hank Ford said the party's Executive Committee unanimously endorsed the following candidates at its Thursday meeting: Other candidates interested in running on the Conservative line at the village or town levels can contact the party's executive secretary, Meg Martin, at slcconservative@gmail.com to set up a meeting with the executive committee to be vetted.

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  8. Claim: DA Rain, chief assistant in intimate relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Watertown Daily Times

    An appeal to have redactions undone in a claim against St. Lawrence County District Attorney Mary E. Rain by one of her former assistants has revealed allegations that she has been in a relationship with her chief assistant. Information was redacted throughout the claim for what County Attorney Stephen D. Button said in an attachment to the document would have constituted “an unreasonable invasion of privacy.” Mr. Button said he could not comment further on the claim.

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  9. Ogdensburg area bikers head to Rolling Thunder in Washington, D.C.Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Watertown Daily Times

    A small contingent of motorcycle riders from St. Lawrence County held a low-key vigil at the city's Vietnam War Memorial early Thursday before heading south to the nation's capital to take part in the 28th annual Rolling Thunder First Amendment Demonstration. During the last three decades, the Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally and demonstration in Washington has brought together hundreds of thousands of people in an effort to bring attention to the plight of Vietnam War veterans still considered to be missing in action some 40 years after the military conflict ended.

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  10. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Saturday | North Country Now

    The National Weather Service says people camping for Memorial Day weekend should be able to stay dry through Saturday and Sunday, but may want to pack raincoats for Monday. Forecasters say Saturday should be sunny with temperatures around 60 degrees, and a few degrees cooler in the higher elevations.

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  11. United Way campaign raises $850,000 in 2014-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Watertown Daily Times

    Despite a stubbornly stagnant regional economy, the United Way of Northern New York raised $56,000 more in its 2014-15 campaign than it did the year before. “We are thankful to the great response we received from many organizations this year,” Robert D. Gorman, CEO of the United Way of NNY, said in a news release.

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  12. Norwood Mayor James McFaddin remembered as dedicated public servantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Village Mayor James H. McFaddin is being remembered by friends and family members as a devoted public servant and savvy political leader, one who worked tirelessly for the community he loved. The news came as a shock to many, including family members who said he had not been ill.

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  13. Potsdam Central School Board may name new superintendent at June 9 meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Potsdam Central School Board of Education announced last week they had narrowed the field down to two finalists - Potsdam High School Principal Joann M. Chambers and Wheatland-Chili Central Schools Secondary Principal Bradley S. Zilliox. Mr. Zilliox will present at 6 p.m. and Mrs. Chambers will present at 7 p.m. in the A.A. Kingston Middle School Library.

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  14. DEC changes stance: We do 'not ticket anglers for taking photos of fish'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Post-Standard

    Devon Scholl, of Brewerton, caught this 33-inch walleye during the spring of 2014 on Owasco Lake a week prior to the walleye season starting . He quickly released the fish after this photo was taken.

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  15. Job Fair in Ogdensburg attracks hundredsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Hundreds of people seeking employment took part in State Senator Patty Ritchie's St. Lawrence County Job Fair, held Thursday at the Oddfellows Hall in Ogdensburg. This was the fifth year Senator Ritchie has hosted the Job Fair in St. Lawrence County.

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  16. Community Visioning Forum set to discuss the former GM site in MassenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A community visioning forum will be held in the Massena High School Board Room from 5:30-8 p.m. June 4 in Room 314 at Massena Central High School. St. Lawrence County has been awarded a Brownfield Opportunity Area grant from the New York state Department of State to develop a Revitalization Plan for the Massena BOA, which encompasses the former GM Massena site.

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  17. Two Potsdam entrepreneurs set to build in the villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Growth is on the horizon for two village entrepreneurs who presented preliminary site plans to the planning board this week. Dr. Stacey M. Howlett, owner of Stacey M. Howlett, D.D.S. , on Riverview Drive near Ives Park, will move her dental practice and staff to a new 4,700-square-foot building on a 2½ acre lot in the Potsdam Commerce Park.

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  18. NYSP Public RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Massena-based state police charged Luke A. Rosenbarker, 36, of Parishville with a felony count of first-degree sexual abuse and a misdemeanor charge of endangering the welfare of a child stemming from an investigation into an incident that reportedly took place in the town of Parishville. He was arraigned in local court and sent to the St. Lawrence County jail, Canton.

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  19. Summit meeting: Can Amish buggies be both 'plain' and visible?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | North County Public Radio

    Amish bishops met with New York State Senator Pattie Ritchie, county legislators, and law enforcement officials yesterday to discuss buggy safety. They are working on a compromise on how to make Amish buggies safer and more visible on the roads.

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  20. Nine preserved brains found on upstate NY streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Fox News

    Authorities in upstate New York are trying to determine the source of nine brains that reportedly turned up along a village street. One of the brains was analyzed by a local veterinarian in St Lawrence County, who determined it was likely from a dog, according to WWNY TV 7 .

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