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  1. Communities move on after Amish girls' abductionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    On the surface, not much has changed in two small rural communities that were thrust into the national spotlight nearly six months ago when two Amish sisters were abducted from a roadside vegetable stand they were tending. Folks in Hermon still catch up with neighbors at the Skunks Nest bar, grab groceries at Woody's Market and head to the post office on Main Street.

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  2. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | North Country Now

    Two men were reportedly charged with various drug possession charges following after the St. Lawrence County Drug Task Force executed a search warrant early Saturday morning. Shawn M. Cullen, 26, 4395 County Route 10, DePeyster, was charged with third-degree unlawful manufacturing of methamphetamine, felony, two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance and one count of possession of a hypodermic instrument, St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies said.

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  3. Norwood man charged with drug possession in PotsdamRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | North Country Now

    A Norwood man was charged with drug possession on Sissonville Road Saturday after St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies said they responded to a report of a vehicle off the road. John Paul J. Tebo, 21, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and moving from a lane unsafely, officers said.

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  4. Lisbon man accused of harassment in NorfolkRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | North Country Now

    A Lisbon man was charged with harassment Saturday following a complaint of a person making unwanted phone calls, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies.

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  5. Norwood man charged with marijuana violation after deputies respond to report of disabled vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Department deputies charged John Paul J. Tebo, 21, of 28 Prospect St., Norwood, with unlawful possession of marijuana and ticketed him for moving from lane unsafely early Sunday after responding to a report of vehicle off the road on Sissonville Road at Hewittville Road.

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  6. Lisbon man charged with aggravated harassment stemming from incident in NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Department deputies charged Duane A. Hadden, 50, of 736 Fulton Road, Lisbon, with second-degree aggravated harassment after receiving a complaint Friday that he had been making unwanted phone calls to another person. He was arraigned in Potsdam Town Court and released on his own recognizance to appear in Norfolk Town Court at a later date.

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  7. Three charged in Ogdensburg meth bustRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    Police charged Stephen J. Ashley, 34, Cassandra J. Ashley, 30, and Blane A. Fisher, 26, all of 533 Canton St., with two counts each of felony third-degree unlawful manufacturing of methamphetamine and two counts of misdemeanor endangering the welfare of a child. Mr. and Mrs. Ashley also were each charged with a misdemeanor count of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance - methamphetamine.

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  8. DePeyster meth bust second in a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    An early morning raid on a DePeyster home Saturday led to two arrests and the discovery of a methamphetamine lab, the second in less than 24 hours. Detectives said it was about 3:30 a.m. Saturday when members of the St. Lawrence County Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at 4395 County Route 10. While searching the residence, sheriff's detectives said, they found multiple precursors, including lab equipment and numerous “dry pots” used to produce the drug, more than 50 used boxes of Sudafed, hundreds of hypodermic needles, a quantity of crack cocaine, methamphetamine and marijuana.

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  9. Fowler man charged with rape of 15-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    State police charged Mark A. Hartle with four counts of third-degree rape, three counts of endangering the welfare of a child, one count of third-degree criminal sex act, one count of forcible touching and one count of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. He was arraigned in Fowler Town court and sent to the St. Lawrence County jail, Canton, without bail.

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  10. Winthrop man charged with child porn now indicted on criminal contemptRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    The Winthrop man released from jail on charges of possessing child pornography and touching a minor after the St. Lawrence County District Attorney's Office failed to indict him earlier this month has been indicted on charges of felony criminal contempt. A St. Lawrence County grand jury indicted Richard B. Giles, 41, of 833 Buckton Road, with first-degree criminal contempt.

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  11. Amish abduction 6 months ago still a part of life in Hermon, HeuveltonRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    On the surface, not much has changed in two small rural communities that were thrust into the national spotlight nearly six months ago when two Amish sisters were abducted from a roadside vegetable stand they were manning. Folks in Hermon still catch up with neighbors at the Owl's Nest bar, grab groceries at Woody's Market and head to the post office on Main Street.

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  12. Margaret W.D. StewartRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Funeral services for Margaret W.D. Stewart, age 93 of County Route 6 Hammond, will be held in the spring at a time to be announced at the First Congregational Church of Morristown in Brier Hill with Pastor David Sheppard officiating. Burial will follow the service at the Old Hammond Cemetery.

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  13. Potsdam high-end housing complex gets further approval by village planning boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    Pending a State Environmental Quality Review, local property owner Ronald R. Page now has approval to build his high-end residences on outer Elm Street in the village. The village planning board unanimously approved a site plan for the project at its January meeting, after clarifying parking concerns on the property for residents, visitors and emergency vehicles.

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  14. Ogdensburg trio charged after meth lab findRead the original story

    Yesterday | North Country Now

    Three people in a Canton Street house were charged with numerous counts and taken into custody after police executing a search warrant found a "one pot" methamphetamine lab Friday afternoon. Stephen J. Ashley, 34, Cassandra J. Ashley, 30, and Blane A. Fisher, 26, all of 533 Canton Street, were each charged with two counts of unlawful manufacturing of methamphetamine in the third degree , two counts of endangering the welfare of a child , and one count of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree: methamphetamine.

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  15. Looking forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    Now that the New York Power Authority has obtained the sufficient support from public bodies in St. Lawrence County, it can move ahead with the plan it negotiated as part of a review of its 2003 relicensing agreement for the St. Lawrence-FDR Power Project. The Waddington Village Board and Massena Town Board both voted Wednesday in favor of the plan.

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  16. Police raid Ogdensburg home believed to contain meth lab; charges pendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    Police are assessing potential charges for occupants of a Canton Street home that allegedly contained an active methamphetamine laboratory discovered following a raid Friday afternoon. City police investigators said the 12:40 p.m. bust came from an ongoing investigation into activity at the 533 Canton St. home.

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  17. St. Lawrence County expected to dodge nora easter this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    North country residents attending winter festivities this weekend in Colton and Massena should be in the clear of any wintry weather that is forecasted to strike Boston and New York City. While other parts of the region may be hit with a nor'easter, the National Weather Service, Burlington, Vt., says that St. Lawrence County can prepare for a mostly quiet weekend.

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  18. Norwood man released from custody after guilty plea to reduced countRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Norwood man charged with driving an acquaintance's vehicle after being told he was not allowed to do so and then fleeing on foot after state police attempted to make a traffic stop was released from custody after pleading guilty to a reduced count in Massena Town Court. Timothy A. Scott, 28, of 27 Cedar St., Norwood, pleaded guilty to third-degree attempted unauthorized use of a motor vehicle in a plea bargain agreement with the St. Lawrence County District Attorney's Office.

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  19. Akwesasne man released from custody on Massena charges, but still held on Louisville countsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    An Akwesasne man was released from custody and placed under the supervision of the probation department on a criminal mischief count pending in Massena Town Court. But it didn't gain his freedom from the St. Lawrence County jail, Canton.

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  20. McGregor waives right to prelim hearing; sent back to county jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Raymondville man was sent back to the county jail Friday after his attorney waived his right to have a preliminary hearing within 144 hours of his arrest on a felony charge. Shawn L. McGregor, 38, had been charged on Wednesday with third-degree criminal possession of stolen property, a Class D felony.

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