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  1. Ogdensburg airport gets $475,000 in federal fundingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Watertown Daily Times

    Congressman William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh, today announced $475,000 in grant funding that has been awarded to Ogdensburg International Airport and $76,000 to Plattsburgh International Airport.

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  2. House approves funding for Alexandria Bay border crossingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Watertown Daily Times

    The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved $105 million for major improvements to the island's border station.

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  3. Dems in Tough House Races Target Capitol Hill PerksRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | News Max

    As the November congressional elections draw near, Democratic candidates in Republican-friendly districts are campaigning on promises to eliminate such perks for legislators as gym memberships and subsidies for healthcare costs.

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  4. Stefanik basks in Republican primary victory as Doheny reevaluates campaignRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    As Elise M. Stefanik basked in the glow of her lopsided Republican primary win, her opponent Matthew A. Doheny said Wednesday that he is evaluating his plans to stay in the congressional race on the Independence Party line.

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  5. The peoplea s choice: Stefanik scores decisive victory in this weeka s GOP primaryRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Watertown Daily Times

    Data released last week by Harper Polling showed Elise M. Stefanik with a lead of eight percentage points over Matthew A. Doheny in the race for the Republican nomination in the 21st Congressional District.

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  6. Stefanik wins Republican primaryRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Her opponent for the Republican nomination, Matthew A. Doheny, still will be on the ballot in the November general election, as he has been endorsed by the state Independence Party.

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  7. Stefanik overwhelms Doheny in NY-21 GOP primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | North County Public Radio

    After entering the race as a complete unknown last year, Elise Stefanik captured the Republican Party's slot on the November ballot for New York's 21st Congressional District Tuesday night by a commanding margin.

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  8. Elise Stefanik defeats Matt Doheny in Republican primaryRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Watertown Daily Times

    Her opponent for the Republican nomination, Matthew A. Doheny, still will be on the ballot in the November general election, as he has been endorsed by the state Independence Party.

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  9. 20,000 Republicans in St. Lawrence County, but how many of them will vote?Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Although there are more than 20,000 registered Republicans in St. Lawrence County, recently released poll results suggest turnout for a primary today to pick the GOP candidate for the 21st Congressional District could attract just 10 and 15 percent of the eligible voters at the polls.

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  10. Polls open from noon to 9 p.m. in 21st Congressional District Republican primaryRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Polls will be open from noon to 9 p.m. today in New York's 21st Congressional District for the primary election between Republican congressional candidates Elise M. Stefanik and Matthew A. Doheny.

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  11. The character of the 21st: What unites a congressional district defined by distance and difference?Read the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Hemmed in by borders, bodies of water and vast expanses of undeveloped land, New York's 21st Congressional District is home to more than 720,000 people spread out across some 16,000 square miles.

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  12. USDA certification shut down at Tri-Town PackingRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Tri-Town Packing no longer has a U.S. Department of Agriculture-certified inspection business because of turmoil with inspectors and regulatory demands, throwing into disarray a meat market that requires the USDA seal on products for retail sale.

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  13. U.S.D.A. certification shut down at Tri-Town PackingRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Tri-Town Packing will no longer have a U.S. Department of Agriculture-certified inspection business because of turmoil with inspectors and regulatory demands, throwing into disarray a meat market that requires the U.S.D.A. seal on products for retail sale.

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  14. Hunt named as Empire State Developmenta s north country directorRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Empire State Development Corp. has named Stephen M. Hunt II, a former deputy chief of staff for Rep. William L. Owens, as its north country regional director.

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  15. Alex Bay border project clears another hurdleRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    ALEXANDRIA BAY – Funding for the proposed $105 million project to upgrade Alexandria Bay's port of entry has been approved by a House subcommittee, according to Rep. William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh.

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  16. Route 37 improvements receive federal fundingRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The construction of turning lanes at the intersection of state Route 37 and Frogtown Road on the St. Regis Mohawk Reservation was one of 33 projects that will be funded by $75.6 million from the federal Highway Safety Improvement Program, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday.

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  17. D.C. March for Marriage 2014: 'Kids Deserve a Mom and a Dad'Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    The 2014 March for Marriage will be held in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, June 19, with its main theme, "Kids Deserve a Mom and a Dad."

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  18. DCCC reserves more than $800K in TV advertising time in NY21 race, $140K for WatertownRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has reserved more than $800,000 in television advertising time at stations in and around New York's 21st Congressional District in the race to replace Rep. William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh.

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  19. North country lawmakers supportive of Obama plans for AfghanistanRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    'I am pleased that the President is moving forward with the recommendations of our military leaders,' U.S. Rep. William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh, said in a statement.

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  20. Doheny talks shop with businesses in northern St. Lawrence CountyRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Republican Matthew A. Doheny, candidate for New York's 21st Congressional District, visited Pepsi-Cola Ogdensburg Bottlers Thursday to talk with President and CEO Bonita A. 'Bonnie' Wright and her husband and general manager, Richard L. The visit was one of many of Mr. Doheny's campaign stops in northern St. Lawrence County Thursday.

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